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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 31 35 12
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -23
Permanent jobs citing WAN 7 8 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 5.56% 5.59% 16.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 41.18% 27.59% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 13
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +1.31%
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
17 29 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 13.49% 20.28% 20.27%
Number of salaries quoted 17 27 19
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £43,000 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Horsham

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 14 (87.50%) LAN
2 9 (56.25%) Firewall
3 8 (50.00%) Cisco
3 8 (50.00%) Windows
4 7 (43.75%) VMware
4 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (37.50%) MPLS
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (31.25%) CCIE
6 5 (31.25%) VoIP
6 5 (31.25%) ITIL
6 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
6 5 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (31.25%) Project Management
6 5 (31.25%) Business Continuity
6 5 (31.25%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
6 5 (31.25%) Supplier Management
6 5 (31.25%) COBIT
6 5 (31.25%) SCCM
6 5 (31.25%) Office 365
6 5 (31.25%) People Management
6 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
7 3 (18.75%) CCNP
8 2 (12.50%) CCIP
8 2 (12.50%) CCNA

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) LAN
2 9 (56.25%) Firewall
3 6 (37.50%) MPLS
4 5 (31.25%) VoIP
4 5 (31.25%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (12.50%) BGP
5 2 (12.50%) Broadband
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (12.50%) EIGRP
5 2 (12.50%) IPsec
5 2 (12.50%) IPv4
5 2 (12.50%) L2TP
5 2 (12.50%) OSPF
5 2 (12.50%) PPP
5 2 (12.50%) SSL
5 2 (12.50%) VPLS
5 2 (12.50%) VPN
5 2 (12.50%) Wireless
5 2 (12.50%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) IT Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Manager
2 5 (31.25%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Network Support
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Network Team Leader
4 2 (12.50%) Presales Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Support
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Support Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
1 2 (12.50%) HTML5
1 2 (12.50%) Silverlight
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) D3.js
2 1 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
3 2 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
1 5 (31.25%) Business Continuity
1 5 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
1 5 (31.25%) People Management
1 5 (31.25%) Project Management
1 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
1 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (31.25%) Supplier Management
2 2 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 2 (12.50%) MVC
2 2 (12.50%) Network Design
2 2 (12.50%) OO
2 2 (12.50%) Presales
2 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
3 1 (6.25%) OOP
3 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) C#
1 2 (12.50%) Perl
1 2 (12.50%) Python
1 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (31.25%) CCIE
3 3 (18.75%) CCNP
4 2 (12.50%) CCDP
4 2 (12.50%) CCIP
4 2 (12.50%) CCNA
4 2 (12.50%) CCSP
4 2 (12.50%) JNCIA
5 1 (6.25%) MCP
5 1 (6.25%) MCSE
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco
2 7 (43.75%) VMware
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) F5
5 1 (6.25%) SAP