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

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 51 70 53
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -17
Permanent jobs citing WAN 7 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.96% 0.81% 2.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.94% 4.42% 12.37%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 10
Median salary £23,500 £30,000 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.66% -29.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £18,100 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £46,000
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 Suffolk region.

Communications & Networking Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
64 113 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 17.93% 18.28% 18.23%
Number of salaries quoted 61 101 71
Median salary £30,000 £28,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £17,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 February 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 February 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 +35 3 £23,500 -24.80% 1
WAN
East of England

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

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

1 19 (100.00%) LAN
2 11 (57.89%) Windows
3 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
4 7 (36.84%) Linux
4 7 (36.84%) VPN
4 7 (36.84%) Cisco
5 6 (31.58%) VoIP
5 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
5 6 (31.58%) VMware
6 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (26.32%) CentOS
6 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
6 5 (26.32%) Remote Desktop
6 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (21.05%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (21.05%) Network Management
7 4 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (21.05%) Driving Licence
7 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (21.05%) DNS
7 4 (21.05%) CCNP
7 4 (21.05%) CCNA
7 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
7 4 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (21.05%) Network Security
8 3 (15.79%) Wireless
8 3 (15.79%) VMware ESX
8 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
8 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared
8 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared

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 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) Apache
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (10.53%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) LAN
2 7 (36.84%) VPN
3 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
3 6 (31.58%) VoIP
4 5 (26.32%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (21.05%) DNS
5 4 (21.05%) Network Security
6 3 (15.79%) ADSL
6 3 (15.79%) DHCP
6 3 (15.79%) Internet
6 3 (15.79%) Wireless
6 3 (15.79%) WLAN
7 2 (10.53%) Firewall
7 2 (10.53%) IP Telephony
7 2 (10.53%) SAN
8 1 (5.26%) HTTP
8 1 (5.26%) LDAP
8 1 (5.26%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL
General
1 3 (15.79%) Marketing
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Platform Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 1st Line Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (10.53%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Coordinator
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Driving Licence
2 3 (15.79%) Cybercrime
3 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
3 7 (36.84%) Linux
4 5 (26.32%) CentOS
5 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
5 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (10.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (21.05%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (21.05%) Network Management
3 3 (15.79%) Data Privacy
3 3 (15.79%) Network Design
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Feasibility Study
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (10.53%) Process Improvement
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) CCNA
1 4 (21.05%) CCNP
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) MCSE
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
3 3 (15.79%) VMware ESX
4 2 (10.53%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (10.53%) Xen
4 2 (10.53%) XenServer
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
4 3 (15.79%) Avaya
4 3 (15.79%) Citrix
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.26%) Mitel
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