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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 50 48 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -38
Permanent jobs citing WAN 10 15 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 2.36% 3.77% 12.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.75% 20.83% 48.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 74
Average salary £42,500 £70,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.28% +64.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £72,500 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
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
93 72 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 21.99% 18.09% 25.90%
Number of salaries quoted 75 57 140
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £52,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Crawley

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 14 (93.33%) LAN
2 8 (53.33%) Cisco
3 6 (40.00%) VMware
4 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 5 (33.33%) CA
4 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
5 4 (26.67%) DNS
5 4 (26.67%) CCNP
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (26.67%) MPLS
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (20.00%) Perl
6 3 (20.00%) ITIL
6 3 (20.00%) Windows
6 3 (20.00%) WLAN
6 3 (20.00%) DHCP
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (20.00%) Firewall
6 3 (20.00%) Wireless
6 3 (20.00%) Finance
6 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity
6 3 (20.00%) Degree
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (20.00%) SolarWinds
6 3 (20.00%) CA Spectrum
6 3 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (13.33%) MS Office

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
1 1 (6.67%) IIS
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) iPlanet
1 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
1 1 (6.67%) Lync
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 14 (93.33%) LAN
2 4 (26.67%) DNS
2 4 (26.67%) MPLS
2 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (20.00%) Firewall
3 3 (20.00%) Wireless
3 3 (20.00%) WLAN
3 3 (20.00%) DHCP
4 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
4 2 (13.33%) SSL
4 2 (13.33%) SAN
4 2 (13.33%) Internet
4 2 (13.33%) VPN
4 2 (13.33%) ADSL
4 2 (13.33%) VRRP
4 2 (13.33%) OSPF
4 2 (13.33%) BGP
4 2 (13.33%) IPsec
4 2 (13.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Network Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support
3 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (13.33%) Security Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) IT Security Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) J2EE
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Cryptography
1 2 (13.33%) PKI
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
1 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (13.33%) Information Security
3 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) Information Security Management
3 2 (13.33%) Security Management
4 1 (6.67%) Logistics
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.67%) Release Management
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
4 1 (6.67%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) CCNP
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (13.33%) CCIE
3 2 (13.33%) CISA
3 2 (13.33%) CISMP
3 2 (13.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
1 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (13.33%) Cacti
2 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (13.33%) Nagios
3 1 (6.67%) ARCserve
3 1 (6.67%) WSUS
3 1 (6.67%) SCCM
3 1 (6.67%) Data Guard
3 1 (6.67%) SCSM
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) CA
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) SolarWinds
5 2 (13.33%) Fortinet
5 2 (13.33%) BT
6 1 (6.67%) NEC
6 1 (6.67%) Mitel
6 1 (6.67%) Lumension
6 1 (6.67%) Dell
6 1 (6.67%) Citrix
6 1 (6.67%) Avaya
6 1 (6.67%) Juniper
6 1 (6.67%) Remedy
6 1 (6.67%) Sophos
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle
6 1 (6.67%) SAP