The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley 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 32 54 40
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -14
Permanent jobs citing WAN 33 7 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 8.57% 1.69% 5.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.21% 7.37% 22.45%
Number of salaries quoted 33 6 32
Average salary £47,500 £25,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+90.00% -44.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,200 £25,000 £72,350
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
WAN
West 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 Crawley region.

Communications & Networking Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
117 95 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 30.39% 22.95% 26.11%
Number of salaries quoted 102 82 117
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

WAN
Salary Trend in Crawley

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

WAN Salary Trend in Crawley

WAN
Salary Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Crawley

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 56 (81.16%) LAN
2 45 (65.22%) Cisco
3 43 (62.32%) VMware
4 42 (60.87%) Firewall
4 42 (60.87%) Data Centre
5 41 (59.42%) TCP/IP
5 41 (59.42%) Windows
6 35 (50.72%) VMware Infrastructure
7 34 (49.28%) Active Directory
8 32 (46.38%) Citrix
9 31 (44.93%) Microsoft
9 31 (44.93%) Windows Server 2008
10 28 (40.58%) SAN
11 26 (37.68%) SCCM
12 24 (34.78%) Load Balancing
13 23 (33.33%) MS Exchange
14 21 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
15 20 (28.99%) VPN
16 18 (26.09%) DNS
16 18 (26.09%) DHCP
16 18 (26.09%) Clustering
17 17 (24.64%) Agile Software Development
17 17 (24.64%) High Availability
17 17 (24.64%) Lync
17 17 (24.64%) Windows Server 2012
17 17 (24.64%) Network Monitoring
17 17 (24.64%) Dell
17 17 (24.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 17 (24.64%) Dell Compellent
18 15 (21.74%) Project Management

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 23 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 21 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (24.64%) Lync
3 17 (24.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 13 (18.84%) IIS
5 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.45%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.45%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (10.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.80%) Symantec.cloud
2 1 (1.45%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 56 (81.16%) LAN
2 42 (60.87%) Firewall
3 41 (59.42%) TCP/IP
4 28 (40.58%) SAN
5 20 (28.99%) VPN
6 18 (26.09%) DNS
6 18 (26.09%) DHCP
7 13 (18.84%) NAS
8 12 (17.39%) VLAN
9 9 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (13.04%) Intrusion Detection
10 8 (11.59%) VoIP
11 7 (10.14%) MPLS
12 6 (8.70%) Wireless
12 6 (8.70%) Unified Communications
12 6 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (7.25%) HSRP
13 5 (7.25%) Multicast
13 5 (7.25%) IPsec
13 5 (7.25%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.29%) SQL Server
2 13 (18.84%) Amazon RDS
General
1 14 (20.29%) Finance
2 7 (10.14%) Back Office
2 7 (10.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (26.09%) Network Engineer
1 18 (26.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (23.19%) Analyst
3 13 (18.84%) Senior Network Engineer
3 13 (18.84%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (14.49%) Information Security Analyst
4 10 (14.49%) Information Analyst
4 10 (14.49%) Security Analyst
5 8 (11.59%) Infrastructure Manager
6 7 (10.14%) Project Manager
6 7 (10.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 6 (8.70%) Support Analyst
8 5 (7.25%) Desktop Support
8 5 (7.25%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 5 (7.25%) Desktop Analyst
9 4 (5.80%) Architect
9 4 (5.80%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Architect
10 3 (4.35%) IT Support Analyst
10 3 (4.35%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.84%) .NET
1 13 (18.84%) Web Services
2 1 (1.45%) SAP Basis
2 1 (1.45%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 42 (60.87%) Data Centre
2 18 (26.09%) Clustering
3 10 (14.49%) PKI
4 8 (11.59%) Mainframe
5 7 (10.14%) BYOD
5 7 (10.14%) iSeries
6 2 (2.90%) AS400
7 1 (1.45%) Replication
7 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.45%) User Experience
7 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 41 (59.42%) Windows
2 31 (44.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (24.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (13.04%) UNIX
5 7 (10.14%) Windows 7
6 6 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (5.80%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.78%) Load Balancing
2 17 (24.64%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (24.64%) High Availability
2 17 (24.64%) Network Monitoring
3 15 (21.74%) Project Management
4 14 (20.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (18.84%) Business Continuity
5 13 (18.84%) Release Management
5 13 (18.84%) Patch Management
6 12 (17.39%) WAN Optimisation
7 11 (15.94%) Data Centre Operations
7 11 (15.94%) Information Security
7 11 (15.94%) Service Management
8 9 (13.04%) Performance Management
9 8 (11.59%) Performance Improvement
9 8 (11.59%) Agile Project Management
9 8 (11.59%) Infrastructure Management
9 8 (11.59%) Network Architecture
10 7 (10.14%) Project Planning
10 7 (10.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.49%) C
2 4 (5.80%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (14.49%) CISA
2 10 (14.49%) CISSP
2 10 (14.49%) CRISC
3 9 (13.04%) CCNA
4 7 (10.14%) CCNP
5 1 (1.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.14%) PCI DSS
1 7 (10.14%) PMBOK
System Software
1 35 (50.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (49.28%) Active Directory
3 13 (18.84%) VMware ESX
3 13 (18.84%) Microsoft App-V
4 12 (17.39%) Forefront TMG
5 9 (13.04%) XenApp
6 8 (11.59%) XenDesktop
6 8 (11.59%) ISA Server
7 4 (5.80%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (37.68%) SCCM
2 13 (18.84%) ARCserve
2 13 (18.84%) WSUS
2 13 (18.84%) SCSM
3 9 (13.04%) SCOM
4 4 (5.80%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 45 (65.22%) Cisco
2 43 (62.32%) VMware
3 32 (46.38%) Citrix
4 31 (44.93%) Microsoft
5 17 (24.64%) Dell
5 17 (24.64%) Dell Compellent
6 14 (20.29%) SolarWinds
7 13 (18.84%) Lumension
7 13 (18.84%) Sophos
8 12 (17.39%) Riverbed
8 12 (17.39%) HP
9 10 (14.49%) CheckPoint
10 8 (11.59%) 3Com
11 6 (8.70%) CA
12 5 (7.25%) Blue Coat
12 5 (7.25%) Avaya
13 4 (5.80%) Brocade
13 4 (5.80%) Symantec
13 4 (5.80%) Meraki
14 2 (2.90%) Intel
Crawley, West Sussex
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Ace European Group
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Ace European Group
Salary: £73000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago