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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 45 36 60
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +24
Permanent jobs citing WAN 74 83 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.73% 7.02% 4.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.60% 32.68% 18.27%
Number of salaries quoted 67 78 50
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +44.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,750 £50,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
250 254 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.35% 21.49% 22.60%
Number of salaries quoted 228 220 272
Median salary £52,000 £44,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.85% +32.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -23 30 £58,000 +36.47% 1
Gatwick +15 23 £60,000 +2.12%
Horsham +17 15 £47,500 +48.43%
Worthing +3 3 £30,000 -33.33%
Burgess Hill - 3 £27,500 -
Haywards Heath +2 1 £40,000 -8.57%
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 81 (77.14%) LAN
2 52 (49.52%) Active Directory
3 47 (44.76%) Cisco
3 47 (44.76%) DNS
3 47 (44.76%) VMware
4 46 (43.81%) TCP/IP
4 46 (43.81%) Data Centre
5 45 (42.86%) DHCP
6 43 (40.95%) VMware Infrastructure
7 40 (38.10%) Windows
8 36 (34.29%) Load Balancing
9 32 (30.48%) Cisco Certification
10 30 (28.57%) VPN
11 28 (26.67%) SSL
11 28 (26.67%) F5
12 27 (25.71%) Firewall
13 25 (23.81%) Citrix
14 24 (22.86%) Microsoft
14 24 (22.86%) MPLS
14 24 (22.86%) ITIL
15 23 (21.90%) CCNP
15 23 (21.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 23 (21.90%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
16 22 (20.95%) Data Centre Operations
16 22 (20.95%) BIG-IP
16 22 (20.95%) ICMP
16 22 (20.95%) LDAP
16 22 (20.95%) FTP
16 22 (20.95%) HTTP
17 21 (20.00%) 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 16 (15.24%) MS Exchange
2 12 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.95%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (12.38%) MS Office
2 7 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.95%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 9 (8.57%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (77.14%) LAN
2 47 (44.76%) DNS
3 46 (43.81%) TCP/IP
4 45 (42.86%) DHCP
5 30 (28.57%) VPN
6 28 (26.67%) SSL
7 27 (25.71%) Firewall
8 24 (22.86%) MPLS
9 23 (21.90%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 23 (21.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 22 (20.95%) BIG-IP
10 22 (20.95%) FTP
10 22 (20.95%) HTTP
10 22 (20.95%) ICMP
10 22 (20.95%) LDAP
11 21 (20.00%) Wireless
12 19 (18.10%) SAN
13 16 (15.24%) Cisco Nexus
14 15 (14.29%) BGP
15 14 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.90%) DB2
1 2 (1.90%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (10.48%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.71%) Finance
3 3 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.90%) Back Office
5 1 (0.95%) Advertising
5 1 (0.95%) Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (36.19%) Network Engineer
2 19 (18.10%) Analyst
3 18 (17.14%) LAN Engineer
4 16 (15.24%) Administrator
4 16 (15.24%) Network Administrator
5 14 (13.33%) Senior Network Engineer
5 14 (13.33%) Support Engineer
6 12 (11.43%) Cisco Engineer
6 12 (11.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 12 (11.43%) Service Analyst
6 12 (11.43%) Service Desk Analyst
7 10 (9.52%) Architect
7 10 (9.52%) IT Support
7 10 (9.52%) Service Desk Support
8 9 (8.57%) Infrastructure Architect
9 8 (7.62%) 1st Line Support
9 8 (7.62%) Technical Architect
10 7 (6.67%) Customer Engineer
10 7 (6.67%) Desktop Support
10 7 (6.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.76%) REST
1 5 (4.76%) SOAP
2 2 (1.90%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.95%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 46 (43.81%) Data Centre
2 9 (8.57%) iPad
2 9 (8.57%) Mainframe
2 9 (8.57%) Management Information System
3 8 (7.62%) Replication
4 7 (6.67%) Blackberry
4 7 (6.67%) Clustering
4 7 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (6.67%) iPhone
5 6 (5.71%) PKI
6 5 (4.76%) Algorithms
7 4 (3.81%) iSeries
7 4 (3.81%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.90%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.90%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.95%) BBC
9 1 (0.95%) BYOD
9 1 (0.95%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 40 (38.10%) Windows
2 21 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 17 (16.19%) Windows Server
4 13 (12.38%) Unix
5 11 (10.48%) Windows 10
6 10 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (8.57%) VMS
7 9 (8.57%) Windows 8
7 9 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (7.62%) Linux
9 7 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (34.29%) Load Balancing
2 24 (22.86%) ITIL
3 22 (20.95%) Data Centre Operations
4 21 (20.00%) Network Design
5 10 (9.52%) WAN Optimisation
6 9 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (7.62%) Presales
8 7 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
8 7 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
9 6 (5.71%) Change Control
9 6 (5.71%) Information Management
9 6 (5.71%) Line Management
9 6 (5.71%) Operations Management
9 6 (5.71%) Project Management
10 5 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
10 5 (4.76%) PRINCE2
11 3 (2.86%) Change Management
11 3 (2.86%) Infrastructure Management
11 3 (2.86%) Migration
11 3 (2.86%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 16 (15.24%) C
2 5 (4.76%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 32 (30.48%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (21.90%) CCNP
3 12 (11.43%) CCNA
4 8 (7.62%) CCIE
5 7 (6.67%) CCDP
6 6 (5.71%) CCDA
7 3 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.90%) Degree
9 1 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.71%) SLA
2 2 (1.90%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 52 (49.52%) Active Directory
2 43 (40.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.76%) Squid
4 4 (3.81%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.81%) VMware ESX
5 3 (2.86%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (2.86%) ISA Server
5 3 (2.86%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (1.90%) XenApp
6 2 (1.90%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (9.52%) SCCM
2 6 (5.71%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (5.71%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.95%) SCOM
Vendors
1 47 (44.76%) Cisco
1 47 (44.76%) VMware
2 28 (26.67%) F5
3 25 (23.81%) Citrix
4 24 (22.86%) Microsoft
5 14 (13.33%) Juniper
6 12 (11.43%) Palo Alto
7 9 (8.57%) Avaya
8 7 (6.67%) SAP
8 7 (6.67%) SolarWinds
9 6 (5.71%) Barracuda Networks
9 6 (5.71%) BT
9 6 (5.71%) HP
10 5 (4.76%) Riverbed
11 3 (2.86%) 3Com
11 3 (2.86%) CheckPoint
11 3 (2.86%) Dell
11 3 (2.86%) Fortinet
12 2 (1.90%) IBM
12 2 (1.90%) Oracle
Crawley
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago