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 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 41 42 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -24
Permanent jobs citing WAN 5 7 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.79% 2.29% 11.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.15% 17.07% 41.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 24
Median salary £33,500 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,100 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £36,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
33 41 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 11.79% 13.40% 26.91%
Number of salaries quoted 26 36 51
Median salary £34,250 £35,486 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.48% -21.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Ipswich

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 8 (100.00%) LAN
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (62.50%) CCNP
3 5 (62.50%) CCNA
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) Firewall
5 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 3 (37.50%) Linux
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 3 (37.50%) Unix
6 2 (25.00%) DevOps
6 2 (25.00%) Python
6 2 (25.00%) Perl
6 2 (25.00%) VoIP
6 2 (25.00%) WLAN
6 2 (25.00%) DHCP
6 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (25.00%) VPN
6 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (25.00%) Wireless
6 2 (25.00%) Ruby
6 2 (25.00%) Network Security
6 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (25.00%) VMware
6 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure

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 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) DHCP
3 2 (25.00%) Network Security
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) VoIP
3 2 (25.00%) VPN
3 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (25.00%) Wireless
3 2 (25.00%) WLAN
4 1 (12.50%) ADSL
4 1 (12.50%) BGP
4 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
4 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
4 1 (12.50%) H.323
4 1 (12.50%) L2TP
4 1 (12.50%) OSPF
4 1 (12.50%) PPTP
4 1 (12.50%) SSL
4 1 (12.50%) VRRP
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Network Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
4 1 (12.50%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) 802.1X
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Unix
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) DevOps
1 2 (25.00%) Network Management
1 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (12.50%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (25.00%) Perl
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (25.00%) Python
1 2 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) CCNA
1 5 (62.50%) CCNP
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 1 (12.50%) Juniper
4 1 (12.50%) Meraki
4 1 (12.50%) Sophos