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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 29 65 51
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -14
Permanent jobs citing WAN 3 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.82% 0.44% 0.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.08% 3.45% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 3
Median salary £23,500 £31,250 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.80% -29.77%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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
13 58 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 7.88% 12.66% 17.82%
Number of salaries quoted 13 52 33
Median salary £30,000 £30,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 20 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for WAN.

1 7 (100.00%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) VMware ESX
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) Cybercrime
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) CentOS
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 1 (14.29%) Mitel
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco

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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Platform Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) Coordinator
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) CentOS
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware ESX
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Mitel
Ipswich
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £21000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago