The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
South East / West Sussex
Rank 45 77 63
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -14
Permanent jobs citing WAN 49 31 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.51% 2.87% 3.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.22% 18.45% 17.48%
Number of salaries quoted 47 31 32
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,900 £67,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%

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
211 168 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.43% 15.53% 20.36%
Number of salaries quoted 161 149 187
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the West Sussex region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

WAN
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

WAN Salary Trend in West Sussex

WAN
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

WAN Salary Histogram in West Sussex

WAN
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +23 27 £27,500 -58.95%
Gatwick -5 11 £62,500 +38.88%
Horsham +16 9 £47,500 -
Worthing -14 2 £32,500 -18.75%
Shoreham-by-Sea +3 1 £26,500 -37.64%
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for WAN.

1 80 (82.47%) LAN
2 65 (67.01%) Cisco
3 46 (47.42%) Windows
4 44 (45.36%) Cisco Certification
5 40 (41.24%) VMware
6 35 (36.08%) Firewall
7 33 (34.02%) Active Directory
8 32 (32.99%) Data Centre
9 31 (31.96%) Microsoft
10 29 (29.90%) Windows Server
11 28 (28.87%) Windows Server 2008
11 28 (28.87%) MPLS
12 27 (27.84%) WAN Optimisation
13 26 (26.80%) VLAN
13 26 (26.80%) SAN
13 26 (26.80%) VPN
14 25 (25.77%) TCP/IP
15 23 (23.71%) Network Design
16 22 (22.68%) VMware Infrastructure
17 21 (21.65%) Telecoms
17 21 (21.65%) CCNP
18 20 (20.62%) VoIP
18 20 (20.62%) ITIL
18 20 (20.62%) Cisco Nexus
19 19 (19.59%) Riverbed
19 19 (19.59%) Finance
20 18 (18.56%) CCIE
21 17 (17.53%) CCNA
21 17 (17.53%) DNS
21 17 (17.53%) Wireless

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (14.43%) MS Exchange
2 13 (13.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (6.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (4.12%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (15.46%) MS Office
2 7 (7.22%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.09%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.03%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.09%) Office 365
2 1 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 80 (82.47%) LAN
2 35 (36.08%) Firewall
3 28 (28.87%) MPLS
4 26 (26.80%) SAN
4 26 (26.80%) VLAN
4 26 (26.80%) VPN
5 25 (25.77%) TCP/IP
6 20 (20.62%) Cisco Nexus
6 20 (20.62%) VoIP
7 17 (17.53%) DNS
7 17 (17.53%) Wireless
8 15 (15.46%) BGP
8 15 (15.46%) OSPF
8 15 (15.46%) Unified Communications
9 14 (14.43%) DHCP
10 12 (12.37%) DSL
11 10 (10.31%) Ethernet
11 10 (10.31%) Wi-Fi
12 8 (8.25%) DDNS
12 8 (8.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.06%) GIS
1 2 (2.06%) SQL Server
General
1 21 (21.65%) Telecoms
2 19 (19.59%) Finance
3 7 (7.22%) Back Office
4 4 (4.12%) Banking
5 2 (2.06%) French Language
Job Titles
1 41 (42.27%) Network Engineer
2 19 (19.59%) Cisco Engineer
2 19 (19.59%) Senior Network Engineer
3 18 (18.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 13 (13.40%) IT Support
5 9 (9.28%) Support Engineer
6 8 (8.25%) Analyst
6 8 (8.25%) Architect
7 7 (7.22%) Cisco IPT Engineer
7 7 (7.22%) Designer
7 7 (7.22%) Infrastructure Manager
7 7 (7.22%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 7 (7.22%) Network Architect
7 7 (7.22%) Network Designer
7 7 (7.22%) Network Manager
7 7 (7.22%) Network Project Manager
7 7 (7.22%) Project Manager
7 7 (7.22%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 7 (7.22%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 7 (7.22%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 32 (32.99%) Data Centre
2 10 (10.31%) Driving Licence
3 9 (9.28%) Management Information System
3 9 (9.28%) Video Conferencing
4 8 (8.25%) PKI
5 7 (7.22%) iSeries
5 7 (7.22%) Mainframe
6 4 (4.12%) BBC
7 2 (2.06%) Contactless
7 2 (2.06%) STB
8 1 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.03%) IVR
8 1 (1.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 46 (47.42%) Windows
2 29 (29.90%) Windows Server
3 28 (28.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (14.43%) Windows 7
5 12 (12.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (10.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (9.28%) Unix
8 3 (3.09%) Linux
9 1 (1.03%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.84%) WAN Optimisation
2 23 (23.71%) Network Design
3 20 (20.62%) ITIL
4 14 (14.43%) Load Balancing
5 12 (12.37%) Infrastructure Management
5 12 (12.37%) Network Monitoring
6 9 (9.28%) Project Management
6 9 (9.28%) Software Delivery
7 8 (8.25%) Change Control
7 8 (8.25%) Information Management
7 8 (8.25%) Operations Management
7 8 (8.25%) Planning and Forecasting
8 7 (7.22%) Performance Improvement
8 7 (7.22%) PRINCE2
8 7 (7.22%) Project Planning
8 7 (7.22%) Regulatory Compliance
8 7 (7.22%) Service Management
8 7 (7.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 6 (6.19%) Network Architecture
9 6 (6.19%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.43%) C
2 6 (6.19%) SQL
3 2 (2.06%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.03%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 44 (45.36%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (21.65%) CCNP
3 18 (18.56%) CCIE
4 17 (17.53%) CCNA
5 11 (11.34%) CCDP
6 10 (10.31%) Degree
7 7 (7.22%) CCDA
8 4 (4.12%) MCSE
8 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.03%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (1.03%) CISA
9 1 (1.03%) CISM
9 1 (1.03%) CISSP
9 1 (1.03%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.03%) MCDST
9 1 (1.03%) MCSA
9 1 (1.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.34%) SLA
2 7 (7.22%) PMBOK
3 3 (3.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 33 (34.02%) Active Directory
2 22 (22.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (12.37%) Forefront TMG
3 12 (12.37%) ISA Server
4 7 (7.22%) XenApp
4 7 (7.22%) XenDesktop
5 6 (6.19%) VMware ESX
6 3 (3.09%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (14.43%) SCCM
2 9 (9.28%) SolarWinds Orion
3 8 (8.25%) Cisco Prime
4 6 (6.19%) SCOM
5 2 (2.06%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (1.03%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.03%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (1.03%) WMI
Vendors
1 65 (67.01%) Cisco
2 40 (41.24%) VMware
3 31 (31.96%) Microsoft
4 19 (19.59%) Riverbed
5 15 (15.46%) Citrix
5 15 (15.46%) Palo Alto
5 15 (15.46%) SolarWinds
6 14 (14.43%) Juniper
7 13 (13.40%) HP
8 12 (12.37%) 3Com
9 9 (9.28%) CA
9 9 (9.28%) F5
10 8 (8.25%) Barracuda Networks
11 7 (7.22%) Dell
12 6 (6.19%) Dell Compellent
13 4 (4.12%) CheckPoint
13 4 (4.12%) Rackspace
13 4 (4.12%) Virgin Media
14 1 (1.03%) BroadSoft
14 1 (1.03%) Verint