The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Grinstead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 7 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs citing WAN 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Grinstead 29.41% 3.70% 4.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 100.00% 12.50% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £23,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-57.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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 East Grinstead region.

Communications & Networking Category
East Grinstead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
5 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Grinstead 29.41% 29.63% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 1
Average salary £23,500 £52,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.23% +105.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in East Grinstead

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in East Grinstead

WAN
Salary Trend in East Grinstead

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

WAN Salary Trend in East Grinstead

WAN
Salary Histogram in East Grinstead

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the East Grinstead region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in East Grinstead

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Grinstead

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the East Grinstead 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) LAN
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) Citrix
3 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
4 6 (66.67%) ITIL
4 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (66.67%) SAN
5 5 (55.56%) NetApp
5 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
5 5 (55.56%) VPN
5 5 (55.56%) VMware
5 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (44.44%) Windows 8
6 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
7 3 (33.33%) Thin Client
7 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (33.33%) Adobe
7 3 (33.33%) Cisco
7 3 (33.33%) VoIP
7 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
7 3 (33.33%) MS Project
7 3 (33.33%) MS Office
7 3 (33.33%) vSphere
7 3 (33.33%) Fat Client
7 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (33.33%) Dell KACE
7 3 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (33.33%) IP Telephony
7 3 (33.33%) Telecoms

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in East Grinstead by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the East Grinstead 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 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 3 (33.33%) MS Project
2 3 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) LAN
2 6 (66.67%) SAN
3 5 (55.56%) VPN
4 3 (33.33%) VoIP
4 3 (33.33%) IP Telephony
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
6 1 (11.11%) MPLS
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Support Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Help Desk Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
2 3 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Network Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Network Support
4 1 (11.11%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Thin Client
1 3 (33.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (11.11%) iPad
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) Windows 8
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) vSphere
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) XenApp
3 2 (22.22%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Citrix
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) NetApp
3 5 (55.56%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) Adobe
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 3 (33.33%) Dell KACE
5 2 (22.22%) Fortinet
6 1 (11.11%) Apple