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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 63 50 38
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -12
Permanent jobs citing LAN 39 56 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.60% 4.92% 5.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.81% 24.14% 27.94%
Number of salaries quoted 39 42 65
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 £24,000 £27,500 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
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
219 232 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 20.20% 20.37% 19.34%
Number of salaries quoted 201 200 226
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 6 March 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 6 March 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 28 £42,500 +13.33%
East Grinstead +6 3 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Horsham -30 3 £52,500 +44.82% 1
Burgess Hill +3 2 £24,750 -10.00% 1
Gatwick +8 1 £45,000 -
Worthing -9 1 £30,000 -25.00%
Chichester - 1 £45,000 -
LAN
South East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 75 (90.36%) WAN
2 39 (46.99%) Active Directory
3 37 (44.58%) Firewall
4 35 (42.17%) Windows
5 33 (39.76%) Cisco
6 27 (32.53%) VMware
7 25 (30.12%) MPLS
7 25 (30.12%) Microsoft
7 25 (30.12%) TCP/IP
7 25 (30.12%) VMware Infrastructure
8 23 (27.71%) DNS
9 20 (24.10%) DHCP
9 20 (24.10%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (21.69%) Cisco Certification
11 17 (20.48%) Citrix
12 16 (19.28%) CCNP
13 15 (18.07%) SAN
13 15 (18.07%) Project Management
14 14 (16.87%) Wi-Fi
14 14 (16.87%) Ethernet
14 14 (16.87%) Cisco ASA
15 13 (15.66%) VPN
15 13 (15.66%) CISSP
15 13 (15.66%) MS Exchange
15 13 (15.66%) Information Security
16 12 (14.46%) BT
16 12 (14.46%) Telecoms
16 12 (14.46%) Internet
16 12 (14.46%) CISA
16 12 (14.46%) ADSL

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 13 (15.66%) MS Exchange
2 8 (9.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 8 (9.64%) Lync
2 8 (9.64%) IIS
3 6 (7.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (7.23%) MS Office
1 6 (7.23%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.82%) MS Project
3 1 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 75 (90.36%) WAN
2 37 (44.58%) Firewall
3 25 (30.12%) MPLS
3 25 (30.12%) TCP/IP
4 23 (27.71%) DNS
5 20 (24.10%) DHCP
6 15 (18.07%) SAN
7 14 (16.87%) Ethernet
7 14 (16.87%) Wi-Fi
7 14 (16.87%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (15.66%) VPN
9 12 (14.46%) Internet
9 12 (14.46%) ADSL
10 7 (8.43%) Wireless
11 6 (7.23%) VoIP
11 6 (7.23%) Cisco PIX
12 5 (6.02%) IPsec
12 5 (6.02%) IP Telephony
12 5 (6.02%) VLAN
13 4 (4.82%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.05%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.64%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.41%) PVCS
1 2 (2.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (2.41%) Subversion
General
1 12 (14.46%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.23%) Finance
2 6 (7.23%) Electronics
3 4 (4.82%) Military
4 2 (2.41%) Retail
5 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (26.51%) Network Engineer
2 20 (24.10%) Analyst
3 13 (15.66%) Security Analyst
3 13 (15.66%) Senior Network Engineer
4 11 (13.25%) Information Analyst
4 11 (13.25%) Information Security Analyst
5 10 (12.05%) Desktop Support
5 10 (12.05%) Support Engineer
5 10 (12.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (9.64%) Project Manager
6 8 (9.64%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (8.43%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (8.43%) Support Analyst
8 6 (7.23%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 6 (7.23%) Desktop Analyst
8 6 (7.23%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 5 (6.02%) Network Project Manager
9 5 (6.02%) Network Manager
10 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Manager
10 4 (4.82%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.64%) .NET
1 8 (9.64%) Web Services
2 2 (2.41%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.46%) PKI
2 9 (10.84%) Mathematics
3 8 (9.64%) Clustering
4 5 (6.02%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.82%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (4.82%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.41%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.41%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.41%) Open Source
7 1 (1.20%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.20%) User Experience
7 1 (1.20%) FMCG
7 1 (1.20%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 35 (42.17%) Windows
2 20 (24.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (14.46%) Windows 7
4 11 (13.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (7.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (4.82%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (3.61%) Linux
8 2 (2.41%) Nucleus RTOS
8 2 (2.41%) CentOS
8 2 (2.41%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.41%) Windows Phone
8 2 (2.41%) Windows CE
9 1 (1.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.07%) Project Management
2 13 (15.66%) Information Security
3 11 (13.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (13.25%) ITIL
4 10 (12.05%) Business Continuity
4 10 (12.05%) Line Management
5 9 (10.84%) Release Management
6 8 (9.64%) High Availability
6 8 (9.64%) Load Balancing
6 8 (9.64%) Network Monitoring
6 8 (9.64%) PRINCE2
6 8 (9.64%) Security Management
6 8 (9.64%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (6.02%) Asset Management
7 5 (6.02%) PRINCE
7 5 (6.02%) Configuration Management
7 5 (6.02%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (4.82%) Performance Management
8 4 (4.82%) Agile Project Management
8 4 (4.82%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.46%) C
2 4 (4.82%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.61%) Perl
4 2 (2.41%) C++
4 2 (2.41%) Embedded C
4 2 (2.41%) Embedded C++
5 1 (1.20%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (21.69%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (19.28%) CCNP
3 13 (15.66%) CISSP
4 12 (14.46%) CISA
5 11 (13.25%) CRISC
6 6 (7.23%) CCNA
7 5 (6.02%) CCIE
7 5 (6.02%) Security Cleared
7 5 (6.02%) Degree
8 4 (4.82%) SC Cleared
9 3 (3.61%) VCP4
9 3 (3.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (2.41%) HND
11 1 (1.20%) MCSE
11 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.20%) CISMP
11 1 (1.20%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.84%) PCI DSS
2 6 (7.23%) SLA
3 2 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.41%) ISO 9000
4 1 (1.20%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.20%) BS25999
System Software
1 39 (46.99%) Active Directory
2 25 (30.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (9.64%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (6.02%) vSphere
5 4 (4.82%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (4.82%) VMware ESX
6 3 (3.61%) XenApp
6 3 (3.61%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.41%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.20%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (9.64%) ARCserve
1 8 (9.64%) WSUS
1 8 (9.64%) SCCM
1 8 (9.64%) SCSM
2 4 (4.82%) SCOM
2 4 (4.82%) Nagios
3 3 (3.61%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (2.41%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.41%) Cacti
4 2 (2.41%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 33 (39.76%) Cisco
2 27 (32.53%) VMware
3 25 (30.12%) Microsoft
4 17 (20.48%) Citrix
5 12 (14.46%) BT
6 9 (10.84%) Sophos
6 9 (10.84%) Dell
6 9 (10.84%) CA
7 8 (9.64%) Lumension
8 6 (7.23%) SolarWinds
9 5 (6.02%) NetApp
9 5 (6.02%) HP
10 4 (4.82%) Brocade
10 4 (4.82%) Fortinet
11 2 (2.41%) Juniper
11 2 (2.41%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.41%) Symantec
11 2 (2.41%) Infoblox
11 2 (2.41%) Aruba
12 1 (1.20%) Ruckus Wireless
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