The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 54 55 49
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs citing WAN 7 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.80% 2.08% 2.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.94% 13.75% 15.05%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 13
Median salary £25,000 £30,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -32.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £23,500 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £34,000 £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 Suffolk region.

Communications & Networking Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
64 80 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 16.49% 15.15% 19.83%
Number of salaries quoted 60 75 73
Median salary £30,000 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £17,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

WAN
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

WAN Salary Trend in Suffolk

WAN
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

WAN Salary Histogram in Suffolk

WAN
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +20 2 £35,000 +16.66% 2
WAN
East of England

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 23 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for WAN.

1 25 (100.00%) LAN
2 13 (52.00%) VoIP
2 13 (52.00%) VPN
2 13 (52.00%) Cisco
3 12 (48.00%) Windows
4 11 (44.00%) CCNP
4 11 (44.00%) CCNA
4 11 (44.00%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (44.00%) Network Security
4 11 (44.00%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (44.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (44.00%) Capacity Planning
4 11 (44.00%) Network Management
5 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
6 8 (32.00%) DNS
6 8 (32.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (32.00%) Windows Server
7 7 (28.00%) ADSL
7 7 (28.00%) WLAN
7 7 (28.00%) Linux
7 7 (28.00%) Wireless
8 6 (24.00%) Firewall
8 6 (24.00%) VMware
8 6 (24.00%) Network Design
8 6 (24.00%) Internet
8 6 (24.00%) Data Privacy
8 6 (24.00%) Remote Desktop
9 5 (20.00%) Driving Licence
9 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (20.00%) CentOS

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) Apache
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (100.00%) LAN
2 13 (52.00%) VoIP
2 13 (52.00%) VPN
3 11 (44.00%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (44.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 11 (44.00%) Network Security
4 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
5 8 (32.00%) DNS
6 7 (28.00%) ADSL
6 7 (28.00%) Wireless
6 7 (28.00%) WLAN
7 6 (24.00%) Firewall
7 6 (24.00%) Internet
7 6 (24.00%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (16.00%) DHCP
8 4 (16.00%) HTTP
8 4 (16.00%) LDAP
9 2 (8.00%) IP Telephony
9 2 (8.00%) SAN
10 1 (4.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) MySQL
General
1 4 (16.00%) Marketing
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Platform Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 1st Line Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (8.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (8.00%) IT Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) IT Support
4 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) WAN Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Driving Licence
2 3 (12.00%) Cybercrime
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (28.00%) Linux
4 5 (20.00%) CentOS
5 4 (16.00%) Windows 10
5 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (8.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Capacity Planning
1 11 (44.00%) Network Management
2 8 (32.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (24.00%) Data Privacy
3 6 (24.00%) Network Design
4 4 (16.00%) DNA
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.00%) Feasibility Study
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 2 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (8.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) CCNA
1 11 (44.00%) CCNP
1 11 (44.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) Degree
4 1 (4.00%) MCSE
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (12.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (8.00%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (8.00%) Xen
4 2 (8.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Cisco
2 6 (24.00%) VMware
3 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (16.00%) Avaya
5 3 (12.00%) Citrix
5 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.00%) Meraki
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