The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich with a requirement for WAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 47 67
Permanent jobs citing WAN 0 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich - 0.91% 0.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 6.52% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Median salary - £45,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +40.62%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88%  

WAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 40 46 84
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 18.10% 13.90% 17.28%
Number of salaries quoted 40 44 78
Median salary £42,000 £50,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.00% +53.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £28,300 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich citing WAN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Ipswich

WAN
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for WAN in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 3 (100.00%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) Mitel
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Linux

WAN
Co-occurring 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 3 (100.00%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Coordinator
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Mitel
Ipswich, Suffolk
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday