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

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 46 68 52
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -16
Permanent jobs citing WAN 3 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.85% 0.63% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.98% 3.09% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Median salary £45,000 £21,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+114.28% -72.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,063 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.73% +13.33%
WAN
Suffolk

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

Communications & Networking Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
43 97 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 12.22% 20.42% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 41 73 34
Median salary £50,000 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.13% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £20,000 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

WAN
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

WAN Salary Trend in Ipswich

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for WAN.

1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Ruby
4 2 (40.00%) JSON
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (40.00%) vSphere
4 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (40.00%) Puppet
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) CCNP
4 2 (40.00%) CCNA
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Perl
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Python
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (20.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 1 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (20.00%) Fast Ethernet
3 1 (20.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 1 (20.00%) HSRP
3 1 (20.00%) IGMP
3 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (20.00%) IPsec
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) tcpdump
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (20.00%) WLAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 1 (20.00%) Network Management
1 1 (20.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Sophos
Ipswich
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