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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 39 12 21
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +9
Permanent jobs citing WAN 5 30 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 2.98% 19.35% 4.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.24% 76.92% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 4
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £18,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +105.47%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
29 39 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 17.26% 25.16% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 28 23 7
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £18,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +91.78%
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 21 (91.30%) LAN
2 18 (78.26%) MPLS
3 12 (52.17%) Ethernet
3 12 (52.17%) DNS
4 11 (47.83%) C
5 10 (43.48%) ADSL
5 10 (43.48%) DHCP
5 10 (43.48%) Cisco
5 10 (43.48%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (43.48%) Internet
5 10 (43.48%) Firewall
5 10 (43.48%) Wi-Fi
5 10 (43.48%) BT
5 10 (43.48%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (39.13%) Line Management
6 9 (39.13%) Mathematics
6 9 (39.13%) Telecoms
6 9 (39.13%) CCNP
7 8 (34.78%) PRINCE2
8 7 (30.43%) Project Management
9 6 (26.09%) Cisco PIX
10 5 (21.74%) PRINCE
11 4 (17.39%) CCNA
12 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (13.04%) CCIE
12 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
12 3 (13.04%) C++
12 3 (13.04%) Embedded Software Development
13 2 (8.70%) Functional Testing
13 2 (8.70%) Lync

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (8.70%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.70%) Lync
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 21 (91.30%) LAN
2 18 (78.26%) MPLS
3 12 (52.17%) Ethernet
3 12 (52.17%) DNS
4 10 (43.48%) Internet
4 10 (43.48%) ADSL
4 10 (43.48%) Firewall
4 10 (43.48%) Wi-Fi
4 10 (43.48%) DHCP
4 10 (43.48%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (26.09%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
7 2 (8.70%) Wireless
8 1 (4.35%) 3G
8 1 (4.35%) GPRS
8 1 (4.35%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) PVCS
1 2 (8.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (8.70%) Subversion
2 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (39.13%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Electronics
3 1 (4.35%) French Language
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Network Engineer
1 10 (43.48%) Senior Network Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) Project Manager
3 5 (21.74%) Network Manager
3 5 (21.74%) Network Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Embedded C Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) C Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Service Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Mathematics
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
1 2 (8.70%) Windows CE
1 2 (8.70%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Line Management
2 8 (34.78%) PRINCE2
3 7 (30.43%) Project Management
4 5 (21.74%) PRINCE
5 3 (13.04%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (8.70%) Functional Testing
6 2 (8.70%) ITIL
6 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
6 2 (8.70%) Supplier Management
6 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
6 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
6 2 (8.70%) Matrix Management
6 2 (8.70%) Service Management
6 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.70%) Change Management
6 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.70%) OOP
6 2 (8.70%) OO
7 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.35%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) C
2 3 (13.04%) C++
3 2 (8.70%) Embedded C
3 2 (8.70%) Embedded C++
4 1 (4.35%) SQL
4 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (39.13%) CCNP
3 4 (17.39%) CCNA
4 3 (13.04%) CCIE
4 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (8.70%) Degree
5 2 (8.70%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) ISO 9000
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Cisco
1 10 (43.48%) BT