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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 57 61 50
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Permanent jobs citing WAN 45 36 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.69% 3.23% 3.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.07% 18.85% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 41 36 50
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,100 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £72,500 £50,400
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
236 191 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.36% 17.15% 15.19%
Number of salaries quoted 206 162 187
Average salary £37,500 £36,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,850 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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
Horsham - 15 £32,500 - 1
Gatwick +5 11 £26,000 -37.34%
Worthing - 6 £47,500 -
Crawley -10 4 £25,000 -44.44% 5
Shoreham-by-Sea - 2 £19,000 -
East Grinstead 0 1 £42,500 -19.04%
Littlehampton - 1 £37,500 -
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 91 (87.50%) LAN
2 60 (57.69%) Windows
3 58 (55.77%) Firewall
4 53 (50.96%) Microsoft
5 52 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 45 (43.27%) Cisco
7 42 (40.38%) Cisco Certification
8 37 (35.58%) TCP/IP
9 36 (34.62%) ITIL
10 33 (31.73%) Windows Server 2003
10 33 (31.73%) Windows Server 2008
11 32 (30.77%) CCNP
12 30 (28.85%) DNS
13 29 (27.88%) Project Management
14 27 (25.96%) CCNA
15 24 (23.08%) VPN
15 24 (23.08%) DHCP
15 24 (23.08%) SQL Server
15 24 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
15 24 (23.08%) Finance
16 23 (22.12%) SQL
17 22 (21.15%) Windows 7
17 22 (21.15%) Windows 8
18 21 (20.19%) PRINCE2
19 20 (19.23%) Windows XP
19 20 (19.23%) Juniper
19 20 (19.23%) SAN
19 20 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
20 19 (18.27%) Network Load Balancing
21 18 (17.31%) ITIL Certification

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 13 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 8 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (4.81%) IIS
4 4 (3.85%) SAS
4 4 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.96%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.96%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.96%) iPlanet
7 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 13 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (0.96%) MS Project
3 1 (0.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 91 (87.50%) LAN
2 58 (55.77%) Firewall
3 37 (35.58%) TCP/IP
4 30 (28.85%) DNS
5 24 (23.08%) VPN
5 24 (23.08%) DHCP
5 24 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
6 20 (19.23%) SAN
7 18 (17.31%) MPLS
8 16 (15.38%) DMZ
8 16 (15.38%) FTP
9 15 (14.42%) BIG-IP
10 14 (13.46%) VoIP
11 13 (12.50%) Ethernet
12 10 (9.62%) Internet
13 7 (6.73%) Wireless
13 7 (6.73%) Cisco ASA
14 6 (5.77%) ADSL
15 5 (4.81%) Network Security
15 5 (4.81%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.81%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (23.08%) Finance
2 10 (9.62%) Telecoms
3 9 (8.65%) Billing
4 2 (1.92%) French Language
5 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.96%) Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (42.31%) Analyst
2 23 (22.12%) Support Analyst
3 19 (18.27%) Network Analyst
4 14 (13.46%) Network Engineer
5 10 (9.62%) Desktop Support
5 10 (9.62%) Administrator
6 9 (8.65%) Support Engineer
6 9 (8.65%) Network Administrator
7 7 (6.73%) Technical Support
8 6 (5.77%) Team Leader
8 6 (5.77%) Senior Support Analyst
8 6 (5.77%) Technical Engineer
8 6 (5.77%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (5.77%) Network Support
8 6 (5.77%) Support Team Leader
9 5 (4.81%) Server Engineer
10 4 (3.85%) Network Manager
10 4 (3.85%) Network Support Analyst
10 4 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (3.85%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.92%) COM
1 2 (1.92%) Web Services
2 1 (0.96%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.81%) Management Information System
1 5 (4.81%) EqualLogic
2 4 (3.85%) Open Source
2 4 (3.85%) Clustering
3 3 (2.88%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.92%) PKI
5 1 (0.96%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.96%) Cryptography
5 1 (0.96%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 60 (57.69%) Windows
2 33 (31.73%) Windows Server 2003
2 33 (31.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (21.15%) Windows 7
3 22 (21.15%) Windows 8
4 20 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (19.23%) Windows XP
5 6 (5.77%) Linux
6 3 (2.88%) CentOS
7 1 (0.96%) UNIX
7 1 (0.96%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (34.62%) ITIL
2 29 (27.88%) Project Management
3 21 (20.19%) PRINCE2
4 19 (18.27%) Network Load Balancing
5 15 (14.42%) Data Security
6 11 (10.58%) ITIL V3
7 10 (9.62%) Kalman Filter
8 8 (7.69%) Incident Management
9 5 (4.81%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (4.81%) Validation
9 5 (4.81%) Document Management
10 4 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (3.85%) Server Monitoring
10 4 (3.85%) Embedded Software Development
11 2 (1.92%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (1.92%) Software Engineering
11 2 (1.92%) Integration Testing
11 2 (1.92%) Network Design
11 2 (1.92%) Penetration Testing
11 2 (1.92%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 23 (22.12%) SQL
2 8 (7.69%) C
3 6 (5.77%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.85%) C#
4 4 (3.85%) C++
5 2 (1.92%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.92%) Embedded C
5 2 (1.92%) Embedded C++
6 1 (0.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 42 (40.38%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (30.77%) CCNP
3 27 (25.96%) CCNA
4 18 (17.31%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (8.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (5.77%) CCIE
7 5 (4.81%) MCSA
8 3 (2.88%) CCSP
8 3 (2.88%) MCSE
8 3 (2.88%) MCITP
9 2 (1.92%) CISA
9 2 (1.92%) MCP
9 2 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.92%) CISSP
9 2 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.96%) CISMP
10 1 (0.96%) CWNA
10 1 (0.96%) CEH
10 1 (0.96%) Degree
10 1 (0.96%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (17.31%) SLA
2 3 (2.88%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 52 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (11.54%) Hyper-V
3 9 (8.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (5.77%) Xen
5 5 (4.81%) vSphere
6 3 (2.88%) XenApp
7 2 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.92%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.96%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 15 (14.42%) SCSM
2 4 (3.85%) SCOM
3 2 (1.92%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.92%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.96%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 53 (50.96%) Microsoft
2 45 (43.27%) Cisco
3 20 (19.23%) Juniper
4 18 (17.31%) CheckPoint
5 13 (12.50%) VMware
6 10 (9.62%) BT
6 10 (9.62%) HP
7 7 (6.73%) Citrix
8 5 (4.81%) Oracle
8 5 (4.81%) F5
9 4 (3.85%) Symantec
10 3 (2.88%) Blue Coat
10 3 (2.88%) NetApp
10 3 (2.88%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.92%) EMC
11 2 (1.92%) LANDesk
11 2 (1.92%) SonicWALL
11 2 (1.92%) Draytek
11 2 (1.92%) SolarWinds
12 1 (0.96%) Remedy
West Sussex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
South East, South London, Surrey, Reigate,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30,000 to £45,000 + generous bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Brightred Resourcing
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 24 days ago