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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 29 16 23
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Permanent jobs citing WAN 10 20 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 7.25% 14.39% 1.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 80.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 2
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £30,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +23.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £37,250 £20,675
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £39,400 £40,075
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
30 25 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 21.74% 17.99% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 28 15 6
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £19,500 £18,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £47,500 £53,500
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 30 January 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Horsham

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 24 (92.31%) LAN
2 20 (76.92%) MPLS
3 13 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 13 (50.00%) DNS
4 12 (46.15%) Cisco
4 12 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (46.15%) BT
5 11 (42.31%) Firewall
5 11 (42.31%) Wi-Fi
5 11 (42.31%) Internet
5 11 (42.31%) DHCP
5 11 (42.31%) ADSL
5 11 (42.31%) C
5 11 (42.31%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (38.46%) Line Management
6 10 (38.46%) CCNP
6 10 (38.46%) Telecoms
7 9 (34.62%) PRINCE2
7 9 (34.62%) Mathematics
8 8 (30.77%) Project Management
9 6 (23.08%) CCNA
9 6 (23.08%) Cisco PIX
10 5 (19.23%) PRINCE
11 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (11.54%) CCIE
12 3 (11.54%) Wireless
12 3 (11.54%) Windows
12 3 (11.54%) C++
12 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
12 3 (11.54%) Incident Management

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2 (7.69%) Lync
1 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) SAS
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 24 (92.31%) LAN
2 20 (76.92%) MPLS
3 13 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 13 (50.00%) DNS
4 11 (42.31%) Firewall
4 11 (42.31%) Wi-Fi
4 11 (42.31%) Internet
4 11 (42.31%) DHCP
4 11 (42.31%) ADSL
4 11 (42.31%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (23.08%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (11.54%) Wireless
6 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
7 2 (7.69%) Unified Communications
8 1 (3.85%) 3G
8 1 (3.85%) VPN
8 1 (3.85%) GPRS
8 1 (3.85%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Subversion
1 2 (7.69%) PVCS
1 2 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (38.46%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.69%) Electronics
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) French Language
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Network Engineer
2 10 (38.46%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (34.62%) Project Manager
4 5 (19.23%) Network Manager
4 5 (19.23%) Network Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Embedded C Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) C Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Service Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Mathematics
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Nucleus RTOS
2 2 (7.69%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Line Management
2 9 (34.62%) PRINCE2
3 8 (30.77%) Project Management
4 5 (19.23%) PRINCE
5 3 (11.54%) Incident Management
5 3 (11.54%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (7.69%) Functional Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
6 2 (7.69%) Matrix Management
6 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.69%) Supplier Management
6 2 (7.69%) OOP
6 2 (7.69%) OO
6 2 (7.69%) ITIL
6 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.69%) Service Management
6 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.69%) Change Management
6 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.85%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) C
2 3 (11.54%) C++
3 2 (7.69%) Embedded C
3 2 (7.69%) Embedded C++
4 1 (3.85%) C#
4 1 (3.85%) SQL
4 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (38.46%) CCNP
3 6 (23.08%) CCNA
4 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (11.54%) CCIE
6 2 (7.69%) Degree
6 2 (7.69%) HND
7 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (3.85%) MCP
7 1 (3.85%) MCSE
7 1 (3.85%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) ISO 9000
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Cisco
1 12 (46.15%) BT
2 1 (3.85%) HP
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft