The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 51 69
Rank change year-on-year -8 +18  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 3 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 0.73% 2.50% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.90% 15.56% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 2
Median salary £45,000 £32,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% +1.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £30,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £56,250 £42,200
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 Suffolk with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 77 90 113
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 18.83% 16.10% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 307 321 208
Median salary £42,000 £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +27.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £25,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £48,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Suffolk

WAN
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for WAN in Suffolk

WAN
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Suffolk over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN 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 28 June 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
Bury St Edmunds -2 2 £45,000 +38.46%
WAN
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for WAN.

1 9 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) VPN
3 3 (33.33%) CCNP
3 3 (33.33%) CCNA
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) DHCP
3 3 (33.33%) Wireless
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (33.33%) Driving Licence
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 3 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (22.22%) Network Management
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (22.22%) Data Privacy
4 2 (22.22%) Network Security
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (22.22%) ADSL
4 2 (22.22%) VoIP
4 2 (22.22%) WLAN
4 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 1 (11.11%) Firewall
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) Mitel
5 1 (11.11%) VMware

WAN
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) VPN
3 3 (33.33%) DHCP
3 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (33.33%) Wireless
4 2 (22.22%) ADSL
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (22.22%) Internet
4 2 (22.22%) Network Security
4 2 (22.22%) VoIP
4 2 (22.22%) WLAN
5 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 1st Line Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Coordinator
2 2 (22.22%) IT Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
1 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (22.22%) Data Privacy
1 2 (22.22%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCNA
1 3 (33.33%) CCNP
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Mitel
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
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