The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 27 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WAN 13 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 6.40% - 10.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.50% - 42.31%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 8
Median salary £60,000 - £26,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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 Gatwick region.

Communications & Networking Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
40 20 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 19.70% 13.61% 24.07%
Number of salaries quoted 34 14 17
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

The demand trend of job ads across the Gatwick region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

WAN
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

WAN Salary Trend in Gatwick

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gatwick region with a requirement for WAN.

1 31 (100.00%) LAN
2 25 (80.65%) TCP/IP
3 20 (64.52%) DHCP
3 20 (64.52%) DNS
3 20 (64.52%) SSL
3 20 (64.52%) Load Balancing
3 20 (64.52%) F5
3 20 (64.52%) Data Centre
4 16 (51.61%) ICMP
4 16 (51.61%) Active Directory
4 16 (51.61%) LDAP
4 16 (51.61%) VPN
4 16 (51.61%) FTP
4 16 (51.61%) HTTP
4 16 (51.61%) BIG-IP
4 16 (51.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (51.61%) VMware
4 16 (51.61%) Data Centre Operations
4 16 (51.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 16 (51.61%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 14 (45.16%) Cisco
5 14 (45.16%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (35.48%) Network Design
7 10 (32.26%) CCIE
7 10 (32.26%) CCNP
8 9 (29.03%) CCDA
8 9 (29.03%) CCDP
8 9 (29.03%) Telecoms
9 7 (22.58%) Cisco IPT
9 7 (22.58%) IP Telephony

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Windchill
Communications & Networking
1 31 (100.00%) LAN
2 25 (80.65%) TCP/IP
3 20 (64.52%) DHCP
3 20 (64.52%) DNS
3 20 (64.52%) SSL
4 16 (51.61%) BIG-IP
4 16 (51.61%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 16 (51.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 16 (51.61%) FTP
4 16 (51.61%) HTTP
4 16 (51.61%) ICMP
4 16 (51.61%) LDAP
4 16 (51.61%) VPN
5 7 (22.58%) Cisco IPT
5 7 (22.58%) IP Telephony
6 5 (16.13%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (12.90%) IPsec
7 4 (12.90%) Junos
7 4 (12.90%) Unified Communications
7 4 (12.90%) Wireless
General
1 9 (29.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Network Engineer
2 16 (51.61%) LAN Engineer
3 9 (29.03%) Designer
3 9 (29.03%) Network Designer
4 7 (22.58%) Cisco Design Engineer
4 7 (22.58%) Cisco Engineer
4 7 (22.58%) Cisco IPT Engineer
4 7 (22.58%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Administrator
5 5 (16.13%) IP Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) IP Network Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) LAN Administrator
5 5 (16.13%) Network Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Network Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 20 (64.52%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.90%) PKI
3 1 (3.23%) Contactless
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) Load Balancing
2 16 (51.61%) Data Centre Operations
3 11 (35.48%) Network Design
4 4 (12.90%) Change Control
4 4 (12.90%) Information Management
4 4 (12.90%) ITIL
4 4 (12.90%) Operations Management
4 4 (12.90%) WAN Optimisation
5 2 (6.45%) Presales
6 1 (3.23%) Information Security
6 1 (3.23%) PLM
6 1 (3.23%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 14 (45.16%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (32.26%) CCIE
2 10 (32.26%) CCNP
3 9 (29.03%) CCDA
3 9 (29.03%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (51.61%) Active Directory
1 16 (51.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Cisco Prime
1 4 (12.90%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) F5
2 16 (51.61%) VMware
3 14 (45.16%) Cisco
4 4 (12.90%) Barracuda Networks
4 4 (12.90%) Juniper
4 4 (12.90%) Palo Alto
4 4 (12.90%) SolarWinds