The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 26 25 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing WAN 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 2.02% 0.81% 2.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 4.55% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Median salary £22,000 - £30,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
WAN
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wolverhampton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 8.08% 17.89% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 14
Median salary £23,000 £26,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.20% -33.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,350 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £42,000 £39,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Wolverhampton region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

WAN
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Wolverhampton region.

WAN Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

WAN
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wolverhampton region with a requirement for WAN.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
General
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Field Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) IT Engineer
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL