The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Horsham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 39 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs citing WAN 1 19 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 0.62% 9.50% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.35% 43.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 19 0
Average salary £57,500 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+109.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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 Horsham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Horsham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
23 44 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 14.20% 22.00% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 22 41 2
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -18.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £24,000 £32,150
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £41,350 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

WAN
Salary Trend in Horsham

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

WAN Salary Trend in Horsham

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Horsham 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 7 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) MPLS
3 4 (50.00%) DNS
3 4 (50.00%) CCNP
3 4 (50.00%) DHCP
3 4 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (50.00%) BT
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (25.00%) A+ Certification
5 2 (25.00%) SAN
5 2 (25.00%) NetApp
5 2 (25.00%) Apple
5 2 (25.00%) Internet
5 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) ADSL
5 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (25.00%) MCSE
5 2 (25.00%) C
5 2 (25.00%) CCIE
5 2 (25.00%) CCNA
5 2 (25.00%) Ethernet

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Horsham 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 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) LAN
2 5 (62.50%) MPLS
3 4 (50.00%) DHCP
3 4 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
5 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
5 2 (25.00%) SAN
5 2 (25.00%) Internet
5 2 (25.00%) ADSL
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
6 1 (12.50%) 4G
6 1 (12.50%) ISDN
6 1 (12.50%) WLAN
6 1 (12.50%) 3G
6 1 (12.50%) VPN
6 1 (12.50%) Wireless
6 1 (12.50%) Frame Relay
6 1 (12.50%) VPLS
General
1 1 (12.50%) Back Office
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (12.50%) Coordinator
4 1 (12.50%) Network Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (25.00%) iPad
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
1 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (12.50%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (25.00%) CCNA
3 2 (25.00%) MCSE
3 2 (25.00%) CCIE
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (25.00%) A+ Certification
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) BT
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) NetApp
4 2 (25.00%) Apple
5 1 (12.50%) Symantec
5 1 (12.50%) Riverbed