The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 83 75 59
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -16
Permanent jobs citing WAN 6 4 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.66% 0.56% 3.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.00% 5.41% 27.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 28
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £42,000 £38,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
WAN
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
100 74 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 11.01% 10.45% 12.87%
Number of salaries quoted 80 60 99
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £45,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

WAN
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

WAN Salary Trend in Brighton

WAN
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Brighton

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 7 (77.78%) LAN
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (55.56%) Firewall
4 4 (44.44%) Wireless
4 4 (44.44%) VMware
4 4 (44.44%) CCNP
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) Riverbed
5 3 (33.33%) MPLS
5 3 (33.33%) OSPF
5 3 (33.33%) BGP
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (33.33%) EIGRP
5 3 (33.33%) CCNA
5 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (33.33%) Juniper
5 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 2 (22.22%) Change Management
6 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
6 2 (22.22%) Network Planning
6 2 (22.22%) JNCIA
6 2 (22.22%) NetScout
6 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (22.22%) Wireshark

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) Lync
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) LAN
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 4 (44.44%) Wireless
4 3 (33.33%) MPLS
4 3 (33.33%) OSPF
4 3 (33.33%) BGP
4 3 (33.33%) EIGRP
5 2 (22.22%) L2TP
5 2 (22.22%) VPN
5 2 (22.22%) Wireshark
5 2 (22.22%) tcpdump
5 2 (22.22%) HSRP
6 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
6 1 (11.11%) xDSL
6 1 (11.11%) WAAS
6 1 (11.11%) IPsec
6 1 (11.11%) VLAN
6 1 (11.11%) Internet
6 1 (11.11%) WLAN
6 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 1 (11.11%) Games
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) IT Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Security Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Support
2 2 (22.22%) Security Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) DTV
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
2 2 (22.22%) Network Planning
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (44.44%) CCNP
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) CCNA
4 2 (22.22%) JNCIA
4 2 (22.22%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (11.11%) XenServer
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) Juniper
3 3 (33.33%) Riverbed
4 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 2 (22.22%) NetScout
4 2 (22.22%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (11.11%) Ipanema Technologies
5 1 (11.11%) SAP
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