Period
to 19 October 2017

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 6 months to 19 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Manchester > Wigan
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 22 26
Rank change year-on-year -11 +4 +8
Permanent jobs citing WAN 4 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 3.28% 3.88% 1.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.77% 36.36% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 2
Wigan median annual salary £30,000 £45,000 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +136.84% -41.54%
10th Percentile £27,425 £35,750 £18,500
90th Percentile £35,550 £47,500 £19,500
Manchester median annual salary £44,750 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.88% +6.67% +13.64%

WAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wigan with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Wigan
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 13 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 10.66% 10.68% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 6
Wigan median annual salary £29,250 £30,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +25.00% -26.15%
10th Percentile £23,700 £18,500 £18,500
90th Percentile £31,000 £47,500 £41,250
Manchester median annual salary £38,500 £41,592 £37,000
% change year-on-year -7.43% +12.41% +2.07%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Wigan

Job postings citing WAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wigan.

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

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 4 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (100.00%) SAP
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) EDI
1 4 (100.00%) ERP
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) SLA
1 4 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (100.00%) QlikView
1 4 (100.00%) PowerPivot
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) VB

WAN
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (100.00%) PowerPivot
1 4 (100.00%) QlikView
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) ERP Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) EDI Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) EDI Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) EDI
1 4 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) ERP
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft