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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 46 44 49
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing LAN 71 74 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.73% 5.33% 4.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.58% 23.57% 23.30%
Number of salaries quoted 69 62 62
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,350 £27,500 £18,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
240 314 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.37% 22.62% 21.06%
Number of salaries quoted 205 281 267
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -19.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -5 33 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Worthing +2 12 £45,000 +12.50%
Horsham -9 6 £38,750 +10.71%
East Grinstead - 5 £42,500 -
Gatwick +10 3 £27,000 -10.00%
Chichester +6 2 £34,500 +25.45%
Haywards Heath -1 1 £37,500 +29.31% 1
Burgess Hill -6 1 £25,500 -7.27%
LAN
South East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 100 (90.09%) WAN
2 65 (58.56%) Firewall
3 63 (56.76%) Windows
3 63 (56.76%) Active Directory
4 57 (51.35%) Cisco
5 52 (46.85%) Microsoft
6 46 (41.44%) VMware
7 38 (34.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 36 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 36 (32.43%) TCP/IP
9 34 (30.63%) Cisco Certification
10 31 (27.93%) Citrix
11 30 (27.03%) DNS
11 30 (27.03%) CCNP
12 29 (26.13%) SAN
13 28 (25.23%) MS Exchange
14 25 (22.52%) Finance
15 24 (21.62%) DHCP
16 22 (19.82%) SQL Server
16 22 (19.82%) VPN
17 21 (18.92%) ITIL
17 21 (18.92%) Lync
17 21 (18.92%) Load Balancing
18 20 (18.02%) MPLS
19 19 (17.12%) Windows 7
20 18 (16.22%) Wi-Fi
21 17 (15.32%) Windows Server 2003
21 17 (15.32%) Cisco ASA
21 17 (15.32%) Line Management
22 16 (14.41%) Cisco Nexus

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 28 (25.23%) MS Exchange
2 21 (18.92%) Lync
3 15 (13.51%) IIS
4 14 (12.61%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (10.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (5.41%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.80%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.80%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.80%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (10.81%) MS Office
2 9 (8.11%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.70%) MS Project
4 1 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 100 (90.09%) WAN
2 65 (58.56%) Firewall
3 36 (32.43%) TCP/IP
4 30 (27.03%) DNS
5 29 (26.13%) SAN
6 24 (21.62%) DHCP
7 22 (19.82%) VPN
8 20 (18.02%) MPLS
9 18 (16.22%) Wi-Fi
10 17 (15.32%) Cisco ASA
11 16 (14.41%) Cisco Nexus
12 14 (12.61%) VoIP
13 12 (10.81%) Internet
13 12 (10.81%) Wireless
13 12 (10.81%) BIG-IP
14 10 (9.01%) ADSL
14 10 (9.01%) Ethernet
15 8 (7.21%) OSPF
15 8 (7.21%) BGP
15 8 (7.21%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (19.82%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.81%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (3.60%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (3.60%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.90%) JIRA
General
1 25 (22.52%) Finance
2 7 (6.31%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.60%) Back Office
4 2 (1.80%) Electronics
4 2 (1.80%) Military
5 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.90%) Advertising
5 1 (0.90%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (26.13%) Analyst
2 26 (23.42%) Network Engineer
3 18 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 15 (13.51%) Support Analyst
5 12 (10.81%) Desktop Support
5 12 (10.81%) Senior Network Engineer
5 12 (10.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (9.91%) Information Security Analyst
6 11 (9.91%) Information Analyst
6 11 (9.91%) Security Analyst
7 10 (9.01%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 10 (9.01%) Desktop Analyst
8 9 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support
8 9 (8.11%) Team Leader
9 8 (7.21%) Support Engineer
9 8 (7.21%) Network Team Leader
9 8 (7.21%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 5 (4.50%) Project Manager
11 4 (3.60%) IT Support Analyst
11 4 (3.60%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.71%) Web Services
2 12 (10.81%) .NET
3 2 (1.80%) WAP
3 2 (1.80%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.81%) Clustering
2 11 (9.91%) PKI
3 7 (6.31%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.41%) Mathematics
5 5 (4.50%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.70%) Open Source
7 2 (1.80%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.80%) iPad
7 2 (1.80%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.80%) GIS
7 2 (1.80%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.90%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.90%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.90%) User Experience
8 1 (0.90%) FMCG
8 1 (0.90%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 63 (56.76%) Windows
2 38 (34.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (17.12%) Windows 7
4 17 (15.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (4.50%) Windows 8
6 5 (4.50%) Linux
7 3 (2.70%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (1.80%) CentOS
8 2 (1.80%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.80%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (18.92%) ITIL
1 21 (18.92%) Load Balancing
2 17 (15.32%) Line Management
3 15 (13.51%) High Availability
3 15 (13.51%) Service Management
3 15 (13.51%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (13.51%) Information Security
4 13 (11.71%) Release Management
5 12 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (10.81%) Business Continuity
6 11 (9.91%) Project Management
6 11 (9.91%) Software Delivery
7 10 (9.01%) Network Monitoring
8 9 (8.11%) Network Load Balancing
9 8 (7.21%) Performance Management
10 7 (6.31%) Security Management
11 6 (5.41%) E-Commerce
12 5 (4.50%) Configuration Management
13 4 (3.60%) Service Delivery
13 4 (3.60%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.31%) C
1 7 (6.31%) SQL
2 4 (3.60%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.80%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.80%) Perl
Qualifications
1 34 (30.63%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (27.03%) CCNP
3 12 (10.81%) CISSP
4 11 (9.91%) CCNA
4 11 (9.91%) CISA
4 11 (9.91%) CRISC
5 7 (6.31%) CCIE
6 6 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.70%) MCP
7 3 (2.70%) MCSE
7 3 (2.70%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.80%) Degree
8 2 (1.80%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.80%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.90%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.51%) SLA
2 10 (9.01%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.90%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.90%) BS25999
System Software
1 63 (56.76%) Active Directory
2 36 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (10.81%) Microsoft App-V
4 9 (8.11%) XenApp
5 8 (7.21%) VMware ESX
6 6 (5.41%) vSphere
7 5 (4.50%) Hyper-V
8 4 (3.60%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (2.70%) XenServer
9 3 (2.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (13.51%) WSUS
2 12 (10.81%) SCCM
2 12 (10.81%) ARCserve
2 12 (10.81%) SCSM
3 4 (3.60%) SCOM
3 4 (3.60%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (1.80%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (1.80%) Nagios
4 2 (1.80%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.90%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 57 (51.35%) Cisco
2 52 (46.85%) Microsoft
3 46 (41.44%) VMware
4 31 (27.93%) Citrix
5 15 (13.51%) CheckPoint
6 13 (11.71%) Sophos
6 13 (11.71%) CA
6 13 (11.71%) Dell
7 12 (10.81%) Juniper
7 12 (10.81%) BT
7 12 (10.81%) SolarWinds
7 12 (10.81%) Lumension
8 11 (9.91%) HP
9 7 (6.31%) NetApp
10 4 (3.60%) 3PAR
10 4 (3.60%) Brocade
11 3 (2.70%) Fortinet
11 3 (2.70%) LANDesk
11 3 (2.70%) Mitel
11 3 (2.70%) Red Hat
West Sussex
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago