The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bridgend with a requirement for WAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
South Wales / Bridgend
Rank - 20 11
Permanent jobs citing WAN 0 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bridgend - 4.55% 9.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 12.00% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 5
Median salary - £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.64%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bridgend with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bridgend
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 2 25 12
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bridgend 10.00% 37.88% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1 24 12
Median salary £45,000 £24,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +87.50% -46.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Bridgend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bridgend citing WAN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Bridgend

WAN
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

Salary trend for WAN in Bridgend