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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 36 28 23
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Permanent jobs citing WAN 7 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 3.38% 7.23% 7.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.82% 34.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 9
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £18,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +91.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £33,600 £18,200
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -
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
22 50 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 10.63% 21.28% 15.25%
Number of salaries quoted 21 39 15
Average salary £33,500 £56,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.70% +48.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,750 £18,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 4 May 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Horsham

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 13 (81.25%) LAN
2 12 (75.00%) Cisco
3 11 (68.75%) DNS
3 11 (68.75%) MPLS
4 10 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (56.25%) CCNP
5 9 (56.25%) DHCP
5 9 (56.25%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (56.25%) BT
6 8 (50.00%) Firewall
7 7 (43.75%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (43.75%) Ethernet
7 7 (43.75%) ADSL
7 7 (43.75%) Internet
8 5 (31.25%) C
8 5 (31.25%) Mathematics
9 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
9 4 (25.00%) Project Management
9 4 (25.00%) CCNA
9 4 (25.00%) CCIE
9 4 (25.00%) Line Management
10 3 (18.75%) Cisco PIX
10 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
10 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
10 3 (18.75%) Windows
10 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
10 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
11 2 (12.50%) SLA
11 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
11 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
1 2 (12.50%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) LAN
2 11 (68.75%) DNS
2 11 (68.75%) MPLS
3 9 (56.25%) DHCP
3 9 (56.25%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (50.00%) Firewall
5 7 (43.75%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (43.75%) Ethernet
5 7 (43.75%) ADSL
5 7 (43.75%) Internet
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (12.50%) SAN
8 1 (6.25%) VPLS
8 1 (6.25%) 4G
8 1 (6.25%) Wireless
8 1 (6.25%) Frame Relay
8 1 (6.25%) 3G
8 1 (6.25%) ISDN
8 1 (6.25%) VPN
8 1 (6.25%) WLAN
General
1 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Network Engineer
2 8 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Service Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Network Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (6.25%) Network Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Coordinator
4 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Network Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Mathematics
2 2 (12.50%) iPad
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Project Management
1 4 (25.00%) Line Management
2 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 2 (12.50%) PRINCE
2 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (12.50%) Service Management
2 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 2 (12.50%) Change Management
2 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 2 (12.50%) Matrix Management
2 2 (12.50%) Supplier Management
2 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 2 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (6.25%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (56.25%) CCNP
3 4 (25.00%) CCNA
3 4 (25.00%) CCIE
4 2 (12.50%) MCSE
4 2 (12.50%) A+ Certification
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco
2 9 (56.25%) BT
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) NetApp
4 2 (12.50%) Apple
5 1 (6.25%) Riverbed
5 1 (6.25%) Symantec