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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 6 19 33
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +14
Permanent jobs citing WAN 20 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 14.81% 4.84% 0.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 66.67% 31.58% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 1
Median salary £60,000 £36,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% +7.46%
UK excluding London median salary £40,063 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.73% +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 Gatwick region.

Communications & Networking Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
30 19 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 22.22% 15.32% 23.77%
Number of salaries quoted 24 16 25
Median salary £60,000 £27,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+122.22% -36.47%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Gatwick

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 27 (87.10%) TCP/IP
3 24 (77.42%) DNS
3 24 (77.42%) SSL
3 24 (77.42%) DHCP
3 24 (77.42%) Load Balancing
3 24 (77.42%) F5
3 24 (77.42%) Data Centre
4 23 (74.19%) Data Centre Operations
4 23 (74.19%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 23 (74.19%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 23 (74.19%) FTP
4 23 (74.19%) HTTP
4 23 (74.19%) LDAP
4 23 (74.19%) VPN
4 23 (74.19%) Active Directory
4 23 (74.19%) ICMP
4 23 (74.19%) VMware
4 23 (74.19%) BIG-IP
4 23 (74.19%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (29.03%) Tcl
5 9 (29.03%) HTTPS
5 9 (29.03%) SOAP
5 9 (29.03%) Algorithms
5 9 (29.03%) REST
6 6 (19.35%) Cisco
6 6 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (16.13%) CCIE
7 5 (16.13%) CCNP
8 4 (12.90%) CCDA

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 27 (87.10%) TCP/IP
3 24 (77.42%) DHCP
3 24 (77.42%) DNS
3 24 (77.42%) SSL
4 23 (74.19%) BIG-IP
4 23 (74.19%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 23 (74.19%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 23 (74.19%) FTP
4 23 (74.19%) HTTP
4 23 (74.19%) ICMP
4 23 (74.19%) LDAP
4 23 (74.19%) VPN
5 9 (29.03%) HTTPS
6 4 (12.90%) IP Telephony
7 2 (6.45%) Cisco IPT
7 2 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (3.23%) Firewall
8 1 (3.23%) IPsec
8 1 (3.23%) Wireless
General
1 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Administrator
1 15 (48.39%) Network Administrator
2 14 (45.16%) LAN Engineer
3 10 (32.26%) Network Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) IP Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) IP Network Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) LAN Administrator
5 4 (12.90%) Designer
5 4 (12.90%) Network Designer
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco Design Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco IPT Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Network Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.23%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Technician
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) IT Support
7 1 (3.23%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) REST
1 9 (29.03%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (77.42%) Data Centre
2 9 (29.03%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) Load Balancing
2 23 (74.19%) Data Centre Operations
3 3 (9.68%) Network Design
4 2 (6.45%) Presales
5 1 (3.23%) Change Control
5 1 (3.23%) Information Management
5 1 (3.23%) Information Security
5 1 (3.23%) ITIL
5 1 (3.23%) Operations Management
5 1 (3.23%) PLM
5 1 (3.23%) Project Management
5 1 (3.23%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (16.13%) CCIE
2 5 (16.13%) CCNP
3 4 (12.90%) CCDA
3 4 (12.90%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (74.19%) Active Directory
1 23 (74.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 24 (77.42%) F5
2 23 (74.19%) VMware
3 6 (19.35%) Cisco
4 1 (3.23%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (3.23%) Juniper
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.23%) Palo Alto
4 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds
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