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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 53 42 54
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +12
Permanent jobs citing WAN 61 76 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.08% 6.40% 4.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.11% 32.76% 19.02%
Number of salaries quoted 57 73 51
Median salary £47,500 £43,750 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +28.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,450 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +13.33%
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
217 232 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 18.08% 19.55% 22.49%
Number of salaries quoted 202 194 275
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 25 May 2016.

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 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -21 19 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Gatwick +11 18 £60,000 +66.66% 1
Horsham +20 17 £47,500 +35.71% 1
East Grinstead -12 2 £30,000 +27.65%
Worthing -13 2 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Burgess Hill - 1 £27,500 -
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 74 (76.29%) LAN
2 54 (55.67%) Active Directory
3 46 (47.42%) DNS
4 45 (46.39%) VMware
5 44 (45.36%) TCP/IP
6 42 (43.30%) DHCP
6 42 (43.30%) Windows
7 41 (42.27%) VMware Infrastructure
8 38 (39.18%) Data Centre
9 37 (38.14%) Cisco
10 33 (34.02%) Load Balancing
11 31 (31.96%) VPN
12 29 (29.90%) Microsoft
13 27 (27.84%) Cisco Certification
13 27 (27.84%) Firewall
13 27 (27.84%) F5
14 26 (26.80%) SSL
15 24 (24.74%) ITIL
15 24 (24.74%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 24 (24.74%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
16 23 (23.71%) Data Centre Operations
16 23 (23.71%) BIG-IP
16 23 (23.71%) FTP
16 23 (23.71%) HTTP
16 23 (23.71%) ICMP
17 22 (22.68%) LDAP
18 19 (19.59%) Wireless
18 19 (19.59%) Citrix
18 19 (19.59%) CCNP
19 18 (18.56%) MPLS

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 15 (15.46%) MS Exchange
2 12 (12.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (12.37%) MS Office
2 8 (8.25%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.03%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 9 (9.28%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.12%) Office 365
2 1 (1.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 74 (76.29%) LAN
2 46 (47.42%) DNS
3 44 (45.36%) TCP/IP
4 42 (43.30%) DHCP
5 31 (31.96%) VPN
6 27 (27.84%) Firewall
7 26 (26.80%) SSL
8 24 (24.74%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 24 (24.74%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 23 (23.71%) BIG-IP
9 23 (23.71%) FTP
9 23 (23.71%) HTTP
9 23 (23.71%) ICMP
10 22 (22.68%) LDAP
11 19 (19.59%) Wireless
12 18 (18.56%) MPLS
12 18 (18.56%) Wi-Fi
13 15 (15.46%) BGP
14 14 (14.43%) SAN
15 12 (12.37%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 7 (7.22%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.06%) Finance
2 2 (2.06%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.03%) Advertising
3 1 (1.03%) Back Office
3 1 (1.03%) Banking
3 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (36.08%) Network Engineer
2 20 (20.62%) Administrator
2 20 (20.62%) Network Administrator
3 15 (15.46%) Analyst
3 15 (15.46%) LAN Engineer
4 14 (14.43%) Senior Network Engineer
4 14 (14.43%) Support Engineer
5 10 (10.31%) Cisco Engineer
5 10 (10.31%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 10 (10.31%) IT Support
5 10 (10.31%) Service Analyst
5 10 (10.31%) Service Desk Analyst
6 8 (8.25%) 1st Line Support
6 8 (8.25%) Service Desk Support
7 7 (7.22%) 1st Line Engineer
7 7 (7.22%) Customer Engineer
7 7 (7.22%) Desktop Engineer
7 7 (7.22%) Desktop Support
7 7 (7.22%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 7 (7.22%) First Line Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.28%) REST
1 9 (9.28%) SOAP
2 4 (4.12%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 38 (39.18%) Data Centre
2 9 (9.28%) Algorithms
2 9 (9.28%) iPad
3 7 (7.22%) Blackberry
3 7 (7.22%) iPhone
4 6 (6.19%) Mainframe
4 6 (6.19%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.15%) Clustering
5 5 (5.15%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (5.15%) Replication
6 4 (4.12%) Mathematics
6 4 (4.12%) PKI
7 2 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.06%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.03%) AS400
8 1 (1.03%) BBC
8 1 (1.03%) BYOD
8 1 (1.03%) FlexPod
8 1 (1.03%) iSeries
8 1 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 42 (43.30%) Windows
2 18 (18.56%) Windows 7
3 16 (16.49%) Windows Server
4 11 (11.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (10.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (9.28%) VMS
7 8 (8.25%) Linux
7 8 (8.25%) Unix
7 8 (8.25%) Windows 10
7 8 (8.25%) Windows 8
8 7 (7.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (34.02%) Load Balancing
2 24 (24.74%) ITIL
3 23 (23.71%) Data Centre Operations
4 16 (16.49%) Network Design
5 9 (9.28%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (9.28%) Project Management
6 8 (8.25%) Presales
7 7 (7.22%) Mobile Device Management
7 7 (7.22%) Network Monitoring
7 7 (7.22%) WAN Optimisation
8 5 (5.15%) Business Continuity
8 5 (5.15%) Line Management
8 5 (5.15%) Performance Analysis
9 4 (4.12%) Business Analysis
9 4 (4.12%) Change Control
9 4 (4.12%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (4.12%) Information Management
9 4 (4.12%) People Management
9 4 (4.12%) Service Delivery
9 4 (4.12%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.28%) C
1 9 (9.28%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 27 (27.84%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (19.59%) CCNP
3 14 (14.43%) CCNA
4 6 (6.19%) CCIE
5 4 (4.12%) CCDP
6 3 (3.09%) CCDA
6 3 (3.09%) Degree
7 2 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.03%) HND
8 1 (1.03%) MCP
8 1 (1.03%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.12%) COBIT
1 4 (4.12%) SLA
2 1 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.03%) PMBOK
System Software
1 54 (55.67%) Active Directory
2 41 (42.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.15%) Squid
4 3 (3.09%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (3.09%) ISA Server
4 3 (3.09%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.06%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (2.06%) XenApp
5 2 (2.06%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (12.37%) SCCM
2 4 (4.12%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (4.12%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (2.06%) SCOM
Vendors
1 45 (46.39%) VMware
2 37 (38.14%) Cisco
3 29 (29.90%) Microsoft
4 27 (27.84%) F5
5 19 (19.59%) Citrix
6 14 (14.43%) Juniper
7 10 (10.31%) Palo Alto
8 9 (9.28%) Avaya
9 8 (8.25%) SAP
10 7 (7.22%) HP
11 6 (6.19%) BT
12 5 (5.15%) Fortinet
12 5 (5.15%) Riverbed
12 5 (5.15%) SolarWinds
13 4 (4.12%) Barracuda Networks
13 4 (4.12%) Dell
14 3 (3.09%) 3Com
15 2 (2.06%) CheckPoint
16 1 (1.03%) IBM
16 1 (1.03%) Intel
Worthing, West Sussex
SLS Services Ltd
Salary: £30,000 pro rata
Posted: 3 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £58000 - £61000 Per Annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £90000 - £100000 Per Annum C100k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gatwick, West Sussex
The Resourcing Hub
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Competitive + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham
aap3
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Attractive
Posted: 10 days ago