The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 58 44 67
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +23
Permanent jobs citing WAN 8 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.39% 4.39% 0.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.41% 19.19% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 6
Average salary £28,000 £45,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.77% +44.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,750 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £51,250 £37,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
WAN
East of England

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
85 99 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 14.78% 22.86% 9.93%
Number of salaries quoted 82 77 57
Average salary £27,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.29% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,000 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 July 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Suffolk

WAN
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -22 3 £43,000 -4.44%
Halesworth - 2 £26,000 - 1
WAN
East of England

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk region citing WAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WAN.

1 14 (93.33%) LAN
2 13 (86.67%) Windows
3 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 7 (46.67%) Lync
6 6 (40.00%) ITIL
6 6 (40.00%) VMware
7 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
8 4 (26.67%) SAN
8 4 (26.67%) Firewall
8 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
8 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
9 3 (20.00%) HP Storage
9 3 (20.00%) Network Management
9 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
9 3 (20.00%) MS Office
9 3 (20.00%) HP
9 3 (20.00%) Apple
9 3 (20.00%) Change Management
9 3 (20.00%) Content Management
9 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
9 3 (20.00%) Streaming Video
9 3 (20.00%) Android
9 3 (20.00%) Smartphone
9 3 (20.00%) WSUS
9 3 (20.00%) Polycom
9 3 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (13.33%) SCCM
10 2 (13.33%) iSeries

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk region citing WAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (46.67%) Lync
2 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
3 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (93.33%) LAN
2 4 (26.67%) SAN
2 4 (26.67%) Firewall
3 2 (13.33%) WLAN
4 1 (6.67%) HTTP
4 1 (6.67%) VPN
4 1 (6.67%) MPLS
4 1 (6.67%) BGP
4 1 (6.67%) EIGRP
4 1 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security
4 1 (6.67%) NAS
4 1 (6.67%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
1 7 (46.67%) Support Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 5 (33.33%) Technical Support Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Security Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Network Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) WSH
2 1 (6.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Streaming Video
1 3 (20.00%) Smartphone
1 3 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
1 3 (20.00%) HP Storage
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) BYOD
2 2 (13.33%) iSeries
2 2 (13.33%) AS400
2 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
3 3 (20.00%) Android
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Change Management
2 3 (20.00%) Network Management
2 3 (20.00%) Content Management
2 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.67%) DDoS Mitigation
4 1 (6.67%) Patch Management
4 1 (6.67%) Security Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) SIEM
4 1 (6.67%) Cyber Security
4 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.67%) ERP
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) MCP
1 2 (13.33%) MCSE
1 2 (13.33%) MCSA
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (13.33%) MCITP
2 1 (6.67%) VCP5
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (6.67%) CCNP
2 1 (6.67%) CISSP
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) WSUS
2 2 (13.33%) SCCM
3 1 (6.67%) Zenoss
3 1 (6.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) HP
3 3 (20.00%) Apple
3 3 (20.00%) Polycom
4 2 (13.33%) EMC
4 2 (13.33%) NetApp
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco
5 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix
5 1 (6.67%) Dell
Halesworth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago