The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 33 51 35
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -16
Permanent jobs citing LAN 77 68 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 6.60% 5.00% 6.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.62% 22.52% 28.23%
Number of salaries quoted 74 58 70
Average salary £45,000 £34,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,100 £52,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LAN
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
229 302 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.64% 22.19% 21.99%
Number of salaries quoted 193 273 276
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

LAN
Salary Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the West Sussex region.

LAN Salary Trend in West Sussex

LAN
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in West Sussex

LAN
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +6 29 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Worthing +4 13 £45,000 +12.50%
Gatwick +2 6 £36,000 -28.00%
Horsham -1 6 £38,750 +40.90%
East Grinstead +3 5 £23,500 -37.74%
Chichester +4 3 £34,500 +25.45%
Haywards Heath - 1 £37,500 - 2
LAN
South East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex region citing LAN 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 LAN.

1 106 (87.60%) WAN
2 72 (59.50%) Windows
3 69 (57.02%) Firewall
4 66 (54.55%) Active Directory
5 65 (53.72%) Cisco
6 56 (46.28%) Microsoft
7 54 (44.63%) VMware
8 45 (37.19%) Windows Server 2008
9 43 (35.54%) VMware Infrastructure
10 42 (34.71%) TCP/IP
11 39 (32.23%) Citrix
11 39 (32.23%) Data Centre
12 37 (30.58%) Cisco Certification
13 34 (28.10%) CCNP
14 33 (27.27%) SAN
14 33 (27.27%) MS Exchange
15 30 (24.79%) Load Balancing
16 27 (22.31%) Finance
16 27 (22.31%) VPN
17 26 (21.49%) DNS
17 26 (21.49%) ITIL
18 25 (20.66%) SQL Server
19 24 (19.83%) Lync
19 24 (19.83%) Cisco Nexus
20 22 (18.18%) DHCP
21 21 (17.36%) Windows Server 2012
22 20 (16.53%) IIS
22 20 (16.53%) Service Management
23 19 (15.70%) Disaster Recovery
23 19 (15.70%) CheckPoint

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex region citing LAN 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 LAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 33 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 24 (19.83%) Lync
3 20 (16.53%) IIS
4 17 (14.05%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (12.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 11 (9.09%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.65%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.65%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.65%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (11.57%) MS Office
2 9 (7.44%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.65%) MS Project
4 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 106 (87.60%) WAN
2 69 (57.02%) Firewall
3 42 (34.71%) TCP/IP
4 33 (27.27%) SAN
5 27 (22.31%) VPN
6 26 (21.49%) DNS
7 24 (19.83%) Cisco Nexus
8 22 (18.18%) DHCP
9 16 (13.22%) VoIP
10 15 (12.40%) MPLS
11 14 (11.57%) Cisco ASA
11 14 (11.57%) Wi-Fi
12 13 (10.74%) BIG-IP
13 11 (9.09%) Wireless
14 10 (8.26%) NAS
15 9 (7.44%) HSRP
15 9 (7.44%) OSPF
15 9 (7.44%) BGP
16 8 (6.61%) Internet
17 7 (5.79%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (20.66%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.40%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (4.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) JIRA
General
1 27 (22.31%) Finance
2 11 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 8 (6.61%) Back Office
4 3 (2.48%) Publishing
5 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.83%) Advertising
5 1 (0.83%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 31 (25.62%) Analyst
2 24 (19.83%) Network Engineer
3 23 (19.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 17 (14.05%) Support Analyst
5 15 (12.40%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (9.09%) Information Security Analyst
6 11 (9.09%) Information Analyst
6 11 (9.09%) Security Analyst
7 10 (8.26%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 10 (8.26%) Desktop Support
7 10 (8.26%) Team Leader
7 10 (8.26%) Desktop Analyst
8 9 (7.44%) Network Team Leader
8 9 (7.44%) Project Manager
8 9 (7.44%) 2nd Line Support
9 8 (6.61%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 7 (5.79%) Infrastructure Manager
10 7 (5.79%) Senior Network Engineer
11 5 (4.13%) IT Project Manager
11 5 (4.13%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.22%) Web Services
2 15 (12.40%) .NET
3 2 (1.65%) WAP
3 2 (1.65%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 39 (32.23%) Data Centre
2 15 (12.40%) Clustering
3 11 (9.09%) PKI
4 6 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.13%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.31%) Mainframe
6 4 (3.31%) iSeries
6 4 (3.31%) User Experience
6 4 (3.31%) BYOD
7 3 (2.48%) Fat Client
7 3 (2.48%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.48%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.65%) GIS
8 2 (1.65%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.65%) iPad
9 1 (0.83%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 72 (59.50%) Windows
2 45 (37.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (17.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (15.70%) Windows 7
5 17 (14.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (7.44%) Linux
7 6 (4.96%) Windows 8
8 4 (3.31%) Windows XP
8 4 (3.31%) UNIX
9 2 (1.65%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (1.65%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (24.79%) Load Balancing
2 26 (21.49%) ITIL
3 20 (16.53%) Service Management
4 19 (15.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 18 (14.88%) High Availability
6 17 (14.05%) Information Security
7 15 (12.40%) Business Continuity
7 15 (12.40%) Release Management
7 15 (12.40%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (12.40%) Patch Management
8 14 (11.57%) Line Management
9 13 (10.74%) Project Management
10 11 (9.09%) Software Delivery
11 10 (8.26%) Data Centre Operations
11 10 (8.26%) Performance Management
11 10 (8.26%) Network Load Balancing
12 9 (7.44%) Network Monitoring
13 8 (6.61%) E-Commerce
14 7 (5.79%) Security Management
15 5 (4.13%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.61%) C
2 7 (5.79%) SQL
3 5 (4.13%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.48%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (30.58%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (28.10%) CCNP
3 11 (9.09%) CRISC
3 11 (9.09%) CISA
3 11 (9.09%) CISSP
4 10 (8.26%) CCNA
5 6 (4.96%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (3.31%) Degree
7 3 (2.48%) CCIE
7 3 (2.48%) MCP
7 3 (2.48%) MCSE
8 2 (1.65%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.74%) SLA
2 12 (9.92%) PCI DSS
3 4 (3.31%) PMBOK
System Software
1 66 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 43 (35.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (12.40%) Microsoft App-V
4 12 (9.92%) XenApp
5 10 (8.26%) VMware ESX
6 6 (4.96%) vSphere
6 6 (4.96%) XenDesktop
7 5 (4.13%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (3.31%) Hyper-V
9 3 (2.48%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (15.70%) SCCM
2 18 (14.88%) WSUS
3 15 (12.40%) ARCserve
3 15 (12.40%) SCSM
4 5 (4.13%) SCOM
5 4 (3.31%) CiscoWorks
5 4 (3.31%) HP Data Protector
5 4 (3.31%) Cisco LMS
6 1 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.83%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 65 (53.72%) Cisco
2 56 (46.28%) Microsoft
3 54 (44.63%) VMware
4 39 (32.23%) Citrix
5 19 (15.70%) CheckPoint
6 16 (13.22%) Sophos
7 15 (12.40%) Dell
7 15 (12.40%) Lumension
7 15 (12.40%) SolarWinds
8 13 (10.74%) HP
8 13 (10.74%) Juniper
9 11 (9.09%) CA
10 7 (5.79%) BT
11 5 (4.13%) Brocade
11 5 (4.13%) NetApp
12 4 (3.31%) 3PAR
12 4 (3.31%) F5
13 3 (2.48%) Dell KACE
13 3 (2.48%) Mitel
13 3 (2.48%) LANDesk
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Overtime + Flexibl
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Montash
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Haywards Heath
Ortolan Group
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago