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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 52 42 41
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Permanent jobs citing WAN 47 67 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.09% 5.39% 5.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.52% 26.17% 29.57%
Number of salaries quoted 47 52 68
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £66,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WAN
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
229 256 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.91% 20.58% 19.37%
Number of salaries quoted 204 220 226
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -19.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 26 March 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 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 +1 32 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Horsham -20 6 £42,500 +13.33%
East Grinstead +10 5 £45,000 -25.00%
Burgess Hill -3 2 £24,750 -10.00%
Gatwick - 2 £27,000 -
Chichester - 1 £45,000 -
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 76 (89.41%) LAN
2 43 (50.59%) Active Directory
3 38 (44.71%) Windows
3 38 (44.71%) Firewall
4 36 (42.35%) Cisco
5 34 (40.00%) VMware
6 32 (37.65%) Microsoft
7 30 (35.29%) DNS
8 28 (32.94%) TCP/IP
9 27 (31.76%) VMware Infrastructure
9 27 (31.76%) Windows Server 2008
10 23 (27.06%) DHCP
10 23 (27.06%) MPLS
11 22 (25.88%) SAN
12 20 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
13 19 (22.35%) MS Exchange
13 19 (22.35%) Citrix
14 17 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
15 16 (18.82%) CCNP
15 16 (18.82%) Cisco ASA
15 16 (18.82%) Windows 7
16 14 (16.47%) Project Management
17 13 (15.29%) ITIL
17 13 (15.29%) Ethernet
17 13 (15.29%) Windows Server 2003
18 12 (14.12%) CISSP
18 12 (14.12%) BT
18 12 (14.12%) Information Security
18 12 (14.12%) Load Balancing
18 12 (14.12%) Lync

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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.

Application Platforms
1 19 (22.35%) MS Exchange
2 12 (14.12%) Lync
3 10 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 9 (10.59%) IIS
5 3 (3.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (9.41%) MS Office
1 8 (9.41%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.71%) MS Project
3 1 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) Office 365
1 2 (2.35%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 76 (89.41%) LAN
2 38 (44.71%) Firewall
3 30 (35.29%) DNS
4 28 (32.94%) TCP/IP
5 23 (27.06%) DHCP
5 23 (27.06%) MPLS
6 22 (25.88%) SAN
7 17 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
8 16 (18.82%) Cisco ASA
9 13 (15.29%) Ethernet
10 11 (12.94%) ADSL
10 11 (12.94%) Internet
11 9 (10.59%) VLAN
12 8 (9.41%) Wireless
12 8 (9.41%) VoIP
13 7 (8.24%) VPN
14 6 (7.06%) Cisco PIX
14 6 (7.06%) NAS
15 5 (5.88%) PBX
15 5 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.59%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.35%) PVCS
1 2 (2.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (2.35%) Subversion
General
1 10 (11.76%) Finance
2 8 (9.41%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.35%) Electronics
4 1 (1.18%) Back Office
4 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.18%) Publishing
4 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (27.06%) Analyst
2 19 (22.35%) Network Engineer
3 15 (17.65%) Senior Network Engineer
4 11 (12.94%) Information Security Analyst
4 11 (12.94%) Security Analyst
4 11 (12.94%) Information Analyst
5 10 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (11.76%) Support Analyst
6 9 (10.59%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (10.59%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (9.41%) Desktop Analyst
7 8 (9.41%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 8 (9.41%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 8 (9.41%) Desktop Support
8 7 (8.24%) Support Engineer
9 5 (5.88%) Project Manager
10 4 (4.71%) Network Manager
10 4 (4.71%) Cloud Engineer
10 4 (4.71%) Network Project Manager
10 4 (4.71%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.59%) .NET
1 9 (10.59%) Web Services
2 2 (2.35%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.94%) PKI
2 10 (11.76%) Clustering
3 8 (9.41%) Mathematics
4 6 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.53%) Open Source
6 2 (2.35%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.35%) iPad
7 1 (1.18%) User Experience
7 1 (1.18%) FMCG
7 1 (1.18%) GIS
7 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.18%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 38 (44.71%) Windows
2 27 (31.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (18.82%) Windows 7
4 13 (15.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (8.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (4.71%) Linux
6 4 (4.71%) Windows 8
6 4 (4.71%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (2.35%) CentOS
7 2 (2.35%) Nucleus RTOS
7 2 (2.35%) Windows Phone
7 2 (2.35%) Windows CE
8 1 (1.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.47%) Project Management
2 13 (15.29%) ITIL
3 12 (14.12%) Information Security
3 12 (14.12%) Load Balancing
3 12 (14.12%) High Availability
4 10 (11.76%) Release Management
4 10 (11.76%) Business Continuity
4 10 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (9.41%) Line Management
6 7 (8.24%) Security Management
6 7 (8.24%) PRINCE2
7 6 (7.06%) Service Management
7 6 (7.06%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (5.88%) Agile Project Management
8 5 (5.88%) Service Delivery
8 5 (5.88%) Performance Management
8 5 (5.88%) Configuration Management
9 4 (4.71%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.94%) C
2 4 (4.71%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.53%) Perl
4 2 (2.35%) C++
4 2 (2.35%) Embedded C
4 2 (2.35%) Embedded C++
5 1 (1.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (18.82%) CCNP
3 12 (14.12%) CISSP
4 11 (12.94%) CISA
4 11 (12.94%) CRISC
5 9 (10.59%) CCNA
6 6 (7.06%) CCIE
6 6 (7.06%) Degree
7 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (3.53%) MCSE
8 2 (2.35%) HND
8 2 (2.35%) A+ Certification
8 2 (2.35%) PMP
8 2 (2.35%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.18%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.24%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.53%) SLA
3 2 (2.35%) ISO 9000
4 1 (1.18%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.18%) BS25999
System Software
1 43 (50.59%) Active Directory
2 27 (31.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (10.59%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (7.06%) VMware ESX
5 5 (5.88%) vSphere
6 4 (4.71%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (3.53%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (3.53%) XenApp
7 3 (3.53%) XenDesktop
8 2 (2.35%) ISA Server
9 1 (1.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (11.76%) SCCM
2 9 (10.59%) ARCserve
2 9 (10.59%) WSUS
2 9 (10.59%) SCSM
3 5 (5.88%) SCOM
4 3 (3.53%) Nagios
4 3 (3.53%) CA Spectrum
5 2 (2.35%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.18%) Cacti
6 1 (1.18%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 36 (42.35%) Cisco
2 34 (40.00%) VMware
3 32 (37.65%) Microsoft
4 19 (22.35%) Citrix
5 12 (14.12%) BT
6 11 (12.94%) Dell
6 11 (12.94%) CA
7 10 (11.76%) Sophos
8 9 (10.59%) Lumension
9 7 (8.24%) NetApp
9 7 (8.24%) HP
10 6 (7.06%) SolarWinds
11 4 (4.71%) Riverbed
11 4 (4.71%) Brocade
12 3 (3.53%) Fortinet
12 3 (3.53%) Symantec
12 3 (3.53%) Avaya
13 2 (2.35%) Juniper
13 2 (2.35%) NEC
13 2 (2.35%) 3Com
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
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