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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 89 68 87
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +19
Permanent jobs citing WAN 20 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.42% 2.45% 1.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.10% 13.57% 6.51%
Number of salaries quoted 19 19 10
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,626 £18,000 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £32,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
247 140 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 17.48% 18.09% 15.81%
Number of salaries quoted 220 131 160
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £18,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 August 2014.

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 28 August 2014. 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
Brighton -27 15 £35,000 +7.69%
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 26 (78.79%) LAN
2 23 (69.70%) Cisco
3 15 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (42.42%) Huawei
5 13 (39.39%) CCIE
6 12 (36.36%) CheckPoint
6 12 (36.36%) Windows
6 12 (36.36%) Fortinet
6 12 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (36.36%) Cisco PIX
6 12 (36.36%) F5
7 11 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
7 11 (33.33%) VMware
8 8 (24.24%) Linux
8 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
9 7 (21.21%) Firewall
9 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (18.18%) Degree
10 6 (18.18%) DHCP
10 6 (18.18%) DNS
10 6 (18.18%) MS Exchange
11 5 (15.15%) Citrix
11 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
11 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (12.12%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (12.12%) SSH
12 4 (12.12%) VLAN
12 4 (12.12%) FTP
12 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 6 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.03%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (78.79%) LAN
2 12 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
2 12 (36.36%) Cisco PIX
3 11 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
4 7 (21.21%) Firewall
5 6 (18.18%) DHCP
5 6 (18.18%) DNS
6 4 (12.12%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (12.12%) SSH
6 4 (12.12%) VLAN
6 4 (12.12%) FTP
6 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
6 4 (12.12%) VoIP
7 3 (9.09%) Internet
7 3 (9.09%) MPLS
7 3 (9.09%) SAN
7 3 (9.09%) Wireshark
8 2 (6.06%) Unified Communications
8 2 (6.06%) Wireless
8 2 (6.06%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) MySQL
General
1 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Network Engineer
1 12 (36.36%) Senior Network Engineer
1 12 (36.36%) Security Engineer
1 12 (36.36%) Senior Security Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) Systems Support Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) Systems Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) Systems Support
2 9 (27.27%) Support Engineer
3 8 (24.24%) Analyst
4 7 (21.21%) Administrator
5 6 (18.18%) Systems Support Analyst
5 6 (18.18%) Systems Analyst
5 6 (18.18%) Support Analyst
6 5 (15.15%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (15.15%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (15.15%) IT Administrator
6 5 (15.15%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Head of IT
8 2 (6.06%) Junior Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Account Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Open Source
1 2 (6.06%) Social Media
2 1 (3.03%) PMI
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Windows
2 8 (24.24%) Linux
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.03%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
2 1 (3.03%) Migration
2 1 (3.03%) Social Media Monitoring
2 1 (3.03%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) PHP
1 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (39.39%) CCIE
3 6 (18.18%) Degree
4 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (6.06%) CCNP
4 2 (6.06%) CCNA
5 1 (3.03%) HND
5 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.03%) Postfix
Vendors
1 23 (69.70%) Cisco
2 14 (42.42%) Huawei
3 12 (36.36%) CheckPoint
3 12 (36.36%) Fortinet
3 12 (36.36%) F5
4 11 (33.33%) VMware
5 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
6 5 (15.15%) Citrix
7 2 (6.06%) Polycom
7 2 (6.06%) HP
8 1 (3.03%) Genesys
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