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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 47 57 55
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Permanent jobs citing WAN 52 30 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.40% 2.76% 3.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.71% 18.52% 23.77%
Number of salaries quoted 48 30 55
Average salary £37,500 £46,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.78% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,250 £18,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £72,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%
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
229 162 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.36% 14.92% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 192 144 210
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £52,500
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 - 20 £40,000 - 1
Gatwick +4 11 £26,000 -46.39%
Crawley -16 5 £40,500 -31.06% 5
Worthing - 4 £47,500 -
East Grinstead 0 2 £42,500 -19.04%
Shoreham-by-Sea - 1 £19,000 -
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 96 (88.89%) LAN
2 60 (55.56%) Firewall
3 55 (50.93%) Windows
4 50 (46.30%) Microsoft
4 50 (46.30%) Active Directory
5 46 (42.59%) Cisco
6 42 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
7 39 (36.11%) TCP/IP
8 36 (33.33%) ITIL
9 32 (29.63%) CCNP
10 30 (27.78%) Project Management
11 28 (25.93%) DNS
12 27 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 27 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 26 (24.07%) CCNA
14 24 (22.22%) DHCP
14 24 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
15 23 (21.30%) MPLS
15 23 (21.30%) SQL Server
16 22 (20.37%) PRINCE2
16 22 (20.37%) VPN
17 21 (19.44%) SAN
17 21 (19.44%) SQL
18 20 (18.52%) Finance
19 19 (17.59%) Juniper
19 19 (17.59%) Windows 7
19 19 (17.59%) Windows 8
20 18 (16.67%) SLA
21 17 (15.74%) ITIL Certification
21 17 (15.74%) Windows Server 2012

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (12.04%) MS Exchange
2 8 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.70%) SAS
3 4 (3.70%) IIS
3 4 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.93%) iPlanet
Applications
1 13 (12.04%) MS Office
2 12 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.93%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 96 (88.89%) LAN
2 60 (55.56%) Firewall
3 39 (36.11%) TCP/IP
4 28 (25.93%) DNS
5 24 (22.22%) DHCP
5 24 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
6 23 (21.30%) MPLS
7 22 (20.37%) VPN
8 21 (19.44%) SAN
9 15 (13.89%) DMZ
9 15 (13.89%) FTP
9 15 (13.89%) VoIP
10 14 (12.96%) Ethernet
10 14 (12.96%) BIG-IP
11 9 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (7.41%) Internet
12 8 (7.41%) Wireless
13 7 (6.48%) ADSL
13 7 (6.48%) Network Security
14 5 (4.63%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (21.30%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.63%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (18.52%) Finance
2 13 (12.04%) Telecoms
3 9 (8.33%) Billing
4 3 (2.78%) French Language
5 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.93%) Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (40.74%) Analyst
2 22 (20.37%) Support Analyst
3 18 (16.67%) Network Analyst
4 16 (14.81%) Network Engineer
5 11 (10.19%) Administrator
6 10 (9.26%) Desktop Support
7 9 (8.33%) Network Administrator
8 7 (6.48%) Technical Support
8 7 (6.48%) Support Engineer
9 6 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
9 6 (5.56%) Network Support
10 5 (4.63%) IT Security Analyst
10 5 (4.63%) Support Team Leader
10 5 (4.63%) Team Leader
10 5 (4.63%) Senior Support Analyst
10 5 (4.63%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (4.63%) Security Analyst
10 5 (4.63%) Project Manager
11 4 (3.70%) Network Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.78%) Web Services
2 2 (1.85%) COM
3 1 (0.93%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.63%) Management Information System
1 5 (4.63%) EqualLogic
2 4 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.70%) Mathematics
2 4 (3.70%) Open Source
3 2 (1.85%) Clustering
3 2 (1.85%) Cryptography
3 2 (1.85%) PKI
4 1 (0.93%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 55 (50.93%) Windows
2 27 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 27 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (17.59%) Windows 7
3 19 (17.59%) Windows 8
4 17 (15.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (12.96%) Windows XP
6 6 (5.56%) Linux
7 3 (2.78%) CentOS
8 1 (0.93%) UNIX
8 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (33.33%) ITIL
2 30 (27.78%) Project Management
3 22 (20.37%) PRINCE2
4 16 (14.81%) Network Load Balancing
5 14 (12.96%) Data Security
6 11 (10.19%) ITIL V3
7 10 (9.26%) Line Management
8 9 (8.33%) Incident Management
8 9 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
9 7 (6.48%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (4.63%) Validation
10 5 (4.63%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (4.63%) Document Management
10 5 (4.63%) Embedded Software Development
10 5 (4.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 4 (3.70%) Server Monitoring
12 3 (2.78%) Network Monitoring
12 3 (2.78%) Service Delivery
12 3 (2.78%) Scrum
12 3 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 21 (19.44%) SQL
2 10 (9.26%) C
3 5 (4.63%) C#
3 5 (4.63%) C++
4 4 (3.70%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.78%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.85%) Embedded C
6 2 (1.85%) Embedded C++
7 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 42 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (29.63%) CCNP
3 26 (24.07%) CCNA
4 17 (15.74%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (5.56%) CCIE
7 5 (4.63%) MCSA
8 4 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (2.78%) CCSP
9 3 (2.78%) MCSE
9 3 (2.78%) MCITP
10 2 (1.85%) Degree
10 2 (1.85%) CISA
10 2 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.85%) CISMP
10 2 (1.85%) MCP
10 2 (1.85%) CISSP
11 1 (0.93%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (16.67%) SLA
2 5 (4.63%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 50 (46.30%) Active Directory
2 10 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.63%) Xen
4 5 (4.63%) vSphere
5 4 (3.70%) XenApp
6 2 (1.85%) ISA Server
6 2 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.93%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.93%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (12.96%) SCSM
2 4 (3.70%) SCOM
3 2 (1.85%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.85%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.93%) Nagios
4 1 (0.93%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.93%) Cacti
4 1 (0.93%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 50 (46.30%) Microsoft
2 46 (42.59%) Cisco
3 19 (17.59%) Juniper
4 16 (14.81%) CheckPoint
5 15 (13.89%) VMware
6 11 (10.19%) BT
7 10 (9.26%) HP
8 8 (7.41%) Citrix
9 5 (4.63%) F5
10 4 (3.70%) Symantec
10 4 (3.70%) NetApp
11 3 (2.78%) Red Hat
11 3 (2.78%) Oracle
11 3 (2.78%) SolarWinds
12 2 (1.85%) LANDesk
12 2 (1.85%) SonicWALL
12 2 (1.85%) Draytek
12 2 (1.85%) EMC
12 2 (1.85%) Blue Coat
13 1 (0.93%) Fortinet
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