The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 84 100 72
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -28
Permanent jobs citing WAN 9 21 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.87% 1.45% 2.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.32% 8.40% 14.93%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 20
Average salary £34,500 £41,250 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.36% +43.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £23,813 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £45,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
WAN
South East

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 Sussex region.

Communications & Networking Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
123 250 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 11.87% 17.31% 16.28%
Number of salaries quoted 116 227 123
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

WAN
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

WAN Salary Trend in East Sussex

WAN
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in East Sussex

WAN
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lewes - 4 £31,500 -
Brighton +13 2 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Bexhill-On-Sea - 1 - -
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 41 (97.62%) LAN
2 30 (71.43%) Cisco
3 25 (59.52%) HP
3 25 (59.52%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (59.52%) Firewall
4 23 (54.76%) MPLS
4 23 (54.76%) TCP/IP
5 22 (52.38%) Degree
5 22 (52.38%) Data Centre
6 20 (47.62%) Unified Communications
7 19 (45.24%) IaaS
7 19 (45.24%) VPN
7 19 (45.24%) Microsoft
8 18 (42.86%) Migration
9 17 (40.48%) CCNP
10 16 (38.10%) Juniper
10 16 (38.10%) ITIL
11 15 (35.71%) VMware
11 15 (35.71%) Wireless
12 14 (33.33%) Windows
12 14 (33.33%) SAN
12 14 (33.33%) CheckPoint
13 13 (30.95%) CCNA
13 13 (30.95%) Network Security
14 12 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (28.57%) VLAN
14 12 (28.57%) SQL
14 12 (28.57%) 3PAR
15 11 (26.19%) Security Architecture
15 11 (26.19%) Network Architecture

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 7 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 4 (9.52%) IIS
4 3 (7.14%) Apache
4 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.38%) Lync
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (45.24%) IaaS
2 8 (19.05%) SaaS
2 8 (19.05%) PaaS
3 7 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 41 (97.62%) LAN
2 25 (59.52%) Firewall
3 23 (54.76%) TCP/IP
3 23 (54.76%) MPLS
4 20 (47.62%) Unified Communications
5 19 (45.24%) VPN
6 15 (35.71%) Wireless
7 14 (33.33%) SAN
8 13 (30.95%) Network Security
9 12 (28.57%) VLAN
10 11 (26.19%) VPLS
10 11 (26.19%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (26.19%) IP Telephony
10 11 (26.19%) HSRP
10 11 (26.19%) RIP
10 11 (26.19%) SSL
10 11 (26.19%) OSPF
10 11 (26.19%) BGP
10 11 (26.19%) EIGRP
11 9 (21.43%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) DB2
2 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.38%) Games
2 1 (2.38%) Marketing
2 1 (2.38%) Electronics
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 11 (26.19%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Engineering Manager
3 7 (16.67%) Technical Manager
4 5 (11.90%) Architect
4 5 (11.90%) Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Technical Architect
5 4 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Network Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) IT Support
8 1 (2.38%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Security Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Network Support
8 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Network Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Security Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Network Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) J2EE
1 3 (7.14%) XML
2 2 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (52.38%) Data Centre
2 9 (21.43%) iSeries
3 8 (19.05%) BYOD
3 8 (19.05%) Management Information System
3 8 (19.05%) Computer Science
4 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (11.90%) Clustering
6 4 (9.52%) PKI
7 3 (7.14%) Replication
8 2 (4.76%) Thin Client
8 2 (4.76%) Fat Client
9 1 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (2.38%) Statistics
9 1 (2.38%) DTV
9 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 14 (33.33%) Windows
2 9 (21.43%) VMS
3 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (7.14%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.76%) SUSE
4 2 (4.76%) Solaris
5 1 (2.38%) Linux
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) Migration
2 16 (38.10%) ITIL
3 11 (26.19%) Penetration Testing
3 11 (26.19%) Security Architecture
3 11 (26.19%) Network Architecture
3 11 (26.19%) Vulnerability Management
3 11 (26.19%) WAN Optimisation
3 11 (26.19%) Network Monitoring
4 10 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (23.81%) Mentoring
4 10 (23.81%) Project Management
5 9 (21.43%) Service Delivery
5 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (11.90%) Business Continuity
7 4 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (7.14%) SOA
8 3 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (4.76%) Scrum
9 2 (4.76%) TOGAF
10 1 (2.38%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (59.52%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (52.38%) Degree
3 17 (40.48%) CCNP
4 13 (30.95%) CCNA
5 11 (26.19%) CCIE
6 10 (23.81%) MCSE
6 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (23.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (7.14%) CCDA
7 3 (7.14%) CITP
8 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
9 1 (2.38%) JNCIA
9 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (23.81%) Active Directory
3 8 (19.05%) vSphere
4 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.38%) XenApp
5 1 (2.38%) XenServer
5 1 (2.38%) vCloud
5 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.38%) vMotion
Vendors
1 30 (71.43%) Cisco
2 25 (59.52%) HP
3 19 (45.24%) Microsoft
4 16 (38.10%) Juniper
5 15 (35.71%) VMware
6 14 (33.33%) CheckPoint
7 12 (28.57%) 3PAR
8 11 (26.19%) F5
9 9 (21.43%) IBM
9 9 (21.43%) Avaya
10 5 (11.90%) Citrix
11 3 (7.14%) Oracle
12 2 (4.76%) Sun
13 1 (2.38%) SAP
13 1 (2.38%) Ruckus Wireless
13 1 (2.38%) Symantec
13 1 (2.38%) NetApp
Brighton, East Sussex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
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