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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 37 55 36
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -19
Permanent jobs citing WAN 2 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.03% 2.05% 4.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.38% 16.98% 21.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 13
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -32.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,500 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £34,700 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%

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 53 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 6.70% 12.07% 21.51%
Number of salaries quoted 10 52 45
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £17,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £55,000 £65,000
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
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

WAN Salary Histogram in Ipswich

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) CentOS
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Cybercrime
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) CCNP
5 1 (16.67%) CCNA
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (16.67%) ADSL
5 1 (16.67%) VoIP
5 1 (16.67%) WLAN
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) Wireless
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning

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 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) ADSL
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) VoIP
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Platform Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) CentOS
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (16.67%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Meraki
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