The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wigan 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Manchester / Wigan
Rank 15 6 -
Rank change year-on-year -9 -  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 8.33% 5.88% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.00% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Median salary £22,750 £20,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.75% -  
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 Wigan with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Wigan
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 20 1 0
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wigan 27.78% 5.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 20 1 0
Median salary £28,500 £20,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.50% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Wigan

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wigan 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 Wigan

WAN
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Salary trend for WAN in Wigan

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, 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 Wigan region with a requirement for WAN.

1 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 3 (50.00%) Driving Licence
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (50.00%) DHCP
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (50.00%) Office 365
5 2 (33.33%) PowerPivot
5 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
5 2 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (33.33%) QlikView
5 2 (33.33%) SLA
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) EDI
5 2 (33.33%) ERP
5 2 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (33.33%) SAP
5 2 (33.33%) XML
6 1 (16.67%) ITIL
6 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (16.67%) VB

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (33.33%) PowerPivot
1 2 (33.33%) QlikView
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) IT Support
1 3 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) ERP Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) EDI
1 2 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) SAP