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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 16 21 30
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Permanent jobs citing WAN 18 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 12.33% 2.68% 0.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 75.00% 42.86% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 1
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +2.63%
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
24 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 16.44% 6.25% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 23 6 10
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Horsham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Horsham region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Horsham

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 32 (96.97%) LAN
2 19 (57.58%) MPLS
3 17 (51.52%) Cisco
4 16 (48.48%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (45.45%) BT
5 15 (45.45%) Line Management
6 13 (39.39%) Firewall
6 13 (39.39%) Wi-Fi
6 13 (39.39%) DHCP
7 12 (36.36%) Ethernet
7 12 (36.36%) C
8 11 (33.33%) CCNP
9 10 (30.30%) DNS
9 10 (30.30%) PRINCE2
10 9 (27.27%) ADSL
10 9 (27.27%) Internet
10 9 (27.27%) Telecoms
10 9 (27.27%) Mathematics
10 9 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (24.24%) Incident Management
11 8 (24.24%) CCNA
12 7 (21.21%) HP
12 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
12 7 (21.21%) Project Management
13 6 (18.18%) CCIE
13 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
13 6 (18.18%) C++
13 6 (18.18%) Embedded Software Development
14 5 (15.15%) Wireless
14 5 (15.15%) Windows

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 4 (12.12%) SAS
2 3 (9.09%) IIS
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.03%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 32 (96.97%) LAN
2 19 (57.58%) MPLS
3 13 (39.39%) Firewall
3 13 (39.39%) Wi-Fi
3 13 (39.39%) DHCP
4 12 (36.36%) Ethernet
5 10 (30.30%) DNS
6 9 (27.27%) Internet
6 9 (27.27%) ADSL
6 9 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
8 5 (15.15%) Wireless
9 4 (12.12%) Unified Communications
9 4 (12.12%) Cisco PIX
10 3 (9.09%) GPRS
10 3 (9.09%) 3G
10 3 (9.09%) PSTN
11 2 (6.06%) VPN
12 1 (3.03%) Bluetooth
12 1 (3.03%) 802.15
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.06%) PVCS
2 2 (6.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (6.06%) Subversion
General
1 9 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.09%) French Language
3 2 (6.06%) Electronics
4 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Network Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) Project Manager
3 6 (18.18%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Network Manager
4 5 (15.15%) Network Project Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Embedded C Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) C Software Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Junior Network Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Junior
5 3 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Mathematics
2 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Windows CE
2 2 (6.06%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Line Management
2 10 (30.30%) PRINCE2
3 8 (24.24%) Incident Management
4 7 (21.21%) Project Management
5 6 (18.18%) Embedded Software Development
6 5 (15.15%) PRINCE
7 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 3 (9.09%) Scrum
8 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (6.06%) OOP
9 2 (6.06%) OO
9 2 (6.06%) Functional Testing
10 1 (3.03%) Supplier Management
10 1 (3.03%) ITIL
10 1 (3.03%) Service Management
10 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
10 1 (3.03%) Change Management
10 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) C
2 6 (18.18%) C++
3 4 (12.12%) C#
4 3 (9.09%) SQL
4 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 3 (9.09%) Embedded C
4 3 (9.09%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 16 (48.48%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (33.33%) CCNP
3 8 (24.24%) CCNA
4 6 (18.18%) CCIE
5 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (9.09%) CCSP
6 3 (9.09%) MCSE
6 3 (9.09%) MCSA
7 2 (6.06%) MCP
7 2 (6.06%) HND
7 2 (6.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) ISO 9000
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) Cisco
2 15 (45.45%) BT
3 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.21%) HP