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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 30 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing WAN 8 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 4.91% 9.58% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.57% 45.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 0
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
28 35 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 17.18% 20.96% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 27 34 4
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -11.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £24,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,750 £55,000
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
Salary Histogram in Horsham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Horsham region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Horsham

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 12 (80.00%) LAN
1 12 (80.00%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (53.33%) MPLS
3 7 (46.67%) Firewall
4 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (33.33%) CCIE
4 5 (33.33%) CCNP
4 5 (33.33%) Windows
5 4 (26.67%) DNS
5 4 (26.67%) DHCP
5 4 (26.67%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (26.67%) BT
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (20.00%) Wireless
6 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
6 3 (20.00%) VPN
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (20.00%) CCNA
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (13.33%) CCIP
7 2 (13.33%) CCSP
7 2 (13.33%) A+ Certification
7 2 (13.33%) SAN
7 2 (13.33%) NetApp
7 2 (13.33%) Apple
7 2 (13.33%) Internet

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) LAN
2 8 (53.33%) MPLS
3 7 (46.67%) Firewall
4 4 (26.67%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (26.67%) DNS
4 4 (26.67%) DHCP
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (20.00%) VPN
5 3 (20.00%) Wireless
6 2 (13.33%) OSPF
6 2 (13.33%) BGP
6 2 (13.33%) EIGRP
6 2 (13.33%) L2TP
6 2 (13.33%) SSL
6 2 (13.33%) IPv4
6 2 (13.33%) SAN
6 2 (13.33%) Internet
6 2 (13.33%) ADSL
6 2 (13.33%) Broadband
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) Back Office
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Network Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Support
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Support Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Support
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Help Desk Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Network Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (13.33%) Silverlight
1 2 (13.33%) HTML5
2 1 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (13.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
2 2 (13.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) OO
1 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
1 2 (13.33%) MVC
1 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
1 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
1 2 (13.33%) Project Management
1 2 (13.33%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (6.67%) Line Management
2 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
2 1 (6.67%) Time Management
2 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (6.67%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (6.67%) PRINCE
2 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (6.67%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C
1 2 (13.33%) C#
1 2 (13.33%) Perl
1 2 (13.33%) Python
1 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (33.33%) CCIE
2 5 (33.33%) CCNP
3 3 (20.00%) CCNA
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (13.33%) CCIP
4 2 (13.33%) CCSP
4 2 (13.33%) A+ Certification
4 2 (13.33%) JNCIA
4 2 (13.33%) MCSE
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (6.67%) CCDP
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (26.67%) BT
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) NetApp
4 2 (13.33%) Apple
4 2 (13.33%) VMware
4 2 (13.33%) F5
5 1 (6.67%) Riverbed
5 1 (6.67%) Symantec