Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Norfolk with a requirement for WAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WAN over the 6 months to 27 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
East of England > Norfolk
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 52 50
Rank change year-on-year +3 -2 +4
Permanent jobs citing WAN 14 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 3.15% 1.34% 3.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.87% 15.38% 35.42%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 17
Norfolk median annual salary £33,250 £46,250 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.11% +62.28% -9.52%
10th Percentile £16,250 £24,500 £23,250
90th Percentile £49,000 £71,375 £45,000
East of England median annual salary £47,300 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +18.25% -5.88% +13.33%

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 Norfolk with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Norfolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 83 39 48
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 18.69% 8.69% 9.36%
Number of salaries quoted 51 33 40
Norfolk median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £27,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +35.14% -0.89%
10th Percentile £18,000 £22,150 £23,075
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,875 £33,875
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +5.33%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

Job postings citing WAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Norfolk.

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Norfolk

WAN
Salary Trend in Norfolk

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

Salary trend for WAN in Norfolk

WAN
Salary Histogram in Norfolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Norfolk over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN in Norfolk

WAN
Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Norfolk region over the 6 months to 27 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich -7 7 £35,250 -44.49%
Diss - 3 £17,500 -
Dereham - 1 £34,000 -
WAN
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for WAN.

1 8 (57.14%) LAN
1 8 (57.14%) VMware
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) CCNP
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (35.71%) Firewall
4 5 (35.71%) CCNA
4 5 (35.71%) Cisco
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (28.57%) A+ Certification
5 4 (28.57%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (21.43%) IP Telephony
6 3 (21.43%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (21.43%) Office 365
6 3 (21.43%) Avaya
6 3 (21.43%) Juniper
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL
6 3 (21.43%) Linux
6 3 (21.43%) MCSA
6 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
6 3 (21.43%) VoIP
6 3 (21.43%) VPN
7 2 (14.29%) HP
7 2 (14.29%) SAN
7 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norfolk 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 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) LAN
2 5 (35.71%) Firewall
3 3 (21.43%) IP Telephony
3 3 (21.43%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (21.43%) VoIP
3 3 (21.43%) VPN
4 2 (14.29%) SAN
4 2 (14.29%) VLAN
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (7.14%) DNS
5 1 (7.14%) MPLS
5 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
5 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Telecoms Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Telecoms Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
1 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 1 (7.14%) Change Control
3 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) Information Governance
3 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) CCNP
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (35.71%) CCNA
3 4 (28.57%) A+ Certification
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (28.57%) Network+ Certification
4 3 (21.43%) MCSA
5 1 (7.14%) CCIE
5 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) VMware
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco
4 3 (21.43%) Avaya
4 3 (21.43%) Juniper
5 2 (14.29%) HP
6 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
6 1 (7.14%) Citrix
6 1 (7.14%) Green Hat
6 1 (7.14%) Symantec
6 1 (7.14%) Veeam