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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 61 42 64
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +22
Permanent jobs citing WAN 52 78 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.94% 6.18% 3.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.74% 32.10% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 43 71 42
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +38.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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
219 243 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 16.58% 19.26% 19.73%
Number of salaries quoted 195 210 208
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 30 August 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 30 August 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 -5 34 £56,250 +8.69% 2
Gatwick - 11 £57,500 -
Horsham +7 2 £27,500 -38.88%
Haywards Heath -2 2 £37,500 +50.00%
East Grinstead -2 1 £35,000 -26.31%
Worthing - 1 £30,000 -
Burgess Hill - 1 £25,000 -
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 85 (73.28%) LAN
2 70 (60.34%) Cisco
3 54 (46.55%) Active Directory
4 53 (45.69%) TCP/IP
5 52 (44.83%) VMware
6 51 (43.97%) Data Centre
7 50 (43.10%) Windows
8 46 (39.66%) DNS
9 45 (38.79%) DHCP
10 41 (35.34%) Cisco Certification
11 38 (32.76%) VMware Infrastructure
12 37 (31.90%) Firewall
13 32 (27.59%) MPLS
14 31 (26.72%) Microsoft
15 30 (25.86%) Load Balancing
16 29 (25.00%) VPN
16 29 (25.00%) SAN
17 27 (23.28%) CCNP
18 26 (22.41%) Citrix
18 26 (22.41%) Network Design
19 25 (21.55%) WAN Optimisation
19 25 (21.55%) Windows Server
20 24 (20.69%) VLAN
21 23 (19.83%) F5
21 23 (19.83%) SSL
21 23 (19.83%) ITIL
22 22 (18.97%) Cisco Nexus
23 20 (17.24%) C
23 20 (17.24%) MS Exchange
24 18 (15.52%) Telecoms

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 20 (17.24%) MS Exchange
2 17 (14.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (5.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (4.31%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (7.76%) MS Excel
1 9 (7.76%) MS Office
2 1 (0.86%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 4 (3.45%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.72%) Mimecast
3 2 (1.72%) Office 365
3 2 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 85 (73.28%) LAN
2 53 (45.69%) TCP/IP
3 46 (39.66%) DNS
4 45 (38.79%) DHCP
5 37 (31.90%) Firewall
6 32 (27.59%) MPLS
7 29 (25.00%) SAN
7 29 (25.00%) VPN
8 24 (20.69%) VLAN
9 23 (19.83%) SSL
10 22 (18.97%) Cisco Nexus
11 17 (14.66%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 17 (14.66%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 17 (14.66%) Wireless
12 16 (13.79%) BIG-IP
12 16 (13.79%) FTP
12 16 (13.79%) HTTP
12 16 (13.79%) ICMP
12 16 (13.79%) LDAP
12 16 (13.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.59%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.72%) DB2
General
1 18 (15.52%) Telecoms
2 8 (6.90%) Finance
3 4 (3.45%) Back Office
4 3 (2.59%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.72%) Banking
5 2 (1.72%) French Language
Job Titles
1 45 (38.79%) Network Engineer
2 19 (16.38%) Senior Network Engineer
3 17 (14.66%) LAN Engineer
4 16 (13.79%) Cisco Engineer
4 16 (13.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 15 (12.93%) Architect
6 14 (12.07%) Support Engineer
7 13 (11.21%) Analyst
8 11 (9.48%) Administrator
8 11 (9.48%) Technical Architect
9 10 (8.62%) IT Support
9 10 (8.62%) Network Administrator
9 10 (8.62%) Service Desk Support
10 9 (7.76%) Designer
10 9 (7.76%) Network Designer
10 9 (7.76%) Network Manager
11 7 (6.03%) 1st Line Support
11 7 (6.03%) Customer Engineer
11 7 (6.03%) Desktop Support
11 7 (6.03%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 51 (43.97%) Data Centre
2 10 (8.62%) Management Information System
3 9 (7.76%) Mainframe
4 7 (6.03%) Blackberry
4 7 (6.03%) iPhone
4 7 (6.03%) PKI
4 7 (6.03%) Replication
5 6 (5.17%) iSeries
6 5 (4.31%) Clustering
6 5 (4.31%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (3.45%) iPad
7 4 (3.45%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.72%) BBC
8 2 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.86%) BYOD
9 1 (0.86%) Contactless
9 1 (0.86%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.86%) STB
Operating Systems
1 50 (43.10%) Windows
2 25 (21.55%) Windows Server
3 16 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (12.93%) Windows 7
5 13 (11.21%) Unix
6 11 (9.48%) Windows 10
7 10 (8.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (6.90%) Windows 8
9 7 (6.03%) Android
9 7 (6.03%) Linux
10 4 (3.45%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (25.86%) Load Balancing
2 26 (22.41%) Network Design
3 25 (21.55%) WAN Optimisation
4 23 (19.83%) ITIL
5 16 (13.79%) Data Centre Operations
6 13 (11.21%) Infrastructure Management
6 13 (11.21%) Network Monitoring
7 10 (8.62%) Presales
8 8 (6.90%) Project Management
9 7 (6.03%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (6.03%) Change Control
9 7 (6.03%) Information Management
9 7 (6.03%) Mobile Device Management
9 7 (6.03%) Network Architecture
9 7 (6.03%) Operations Management
9 7 (6.03%) Performance Improvement
9 7 (6.03%) PRINCE2
10 6 (5.17%) Line Management
10 6 (5.17%) Planning and Forecasting
10 6 (5.17%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (17.24%) C
2 3 (2.59%) SQL
3 1 (0.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 41 (35.34%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (23.28%) CCNP
3 17 (14.66%) CCNA
4 12 (10.34%) CCIE
5 11 (9.48%) CCDP
6 9 (7.76%) CCDA
7 3 (2.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.90%) SLA
2 4 (3.45%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 54 (46.55%) Active Directory
2 38 (32.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (11.21%) Forefront TMG
3 13 (11.21%) ISA Server
4 9 (7.76%) VMware ESX
5 8 (6.90%) Hyper-V
6 5 (4.31%) Squid
7 4 (3.45%) XenApp
7 4 (3.45%) XenDesktop
8 3 (2.59%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 15 (12.93%) SCCM
2 7 (6.03%) Cisco Prime
2 7 (6.03%) SolarWinds Orion
3 6 (5.17%) SCOM
4 1 (0.86%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.86%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.86%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 70 (60.34%) Cisco
2 52 (44.83%) VMware
3 31 (26.72%) Microsoft
4 26 (22.41%) Citrix
5 23 (19.83%) F5
6 18 (15.52%) Riverbed
7 17 (14.66%) Palo Alto
8 15 (12.93%) HP
9 14 (12.07%) Juniper
10 13 (11.21%) 3Com
10 13 (11.21%) SolarWinds
11 8 (6.90%) Dell
12 7 (6.03%) Barracuda Networks
13 6 (5.17%) BT
13 6 (5.17%) Dell Compellent
14 4 (3.45%) Avaya
14 4 (3.45%) CheckPoint
15 3 (2.59%) NetApp
15 3 (2.59%) SAP
16 2 (1.72%) Oracle
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