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 31 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 49 49 66
Rank change year-on-year
0 +17
Permanent jobs citing WAN 66 65 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.94% 5.58% 3.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.27% 27.90% 17.37%
Number of salaries quoted 56 58 42
Median salary £52,500 £46,250 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.51% +40.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £25,000 £20,850
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £62,800 £55,000
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
242 233 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 18.10% 20.02% 19.50%
Number of salaries quoted 215 201 229
Median salary £50,000 £44,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.35% +25.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -2 36 £57,500 +21.05% 2
Gatwick +5 18 £60,000 -17.24%
Horsham +13 9 £47,500 -17.39% 1
Burgess Hill - 3 £27,500 -
Worthing +5 2 £30,000 -29.41%
Haywards Heath 0 2 £37,500 +50.00% 1
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 82 (73.21%) LAN
2 57 (50.89%) Cisco
3 56 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 49 (43.75%) TCP/IP
5 48 (42.86%) VMware
6 47 (41.96%) Windows
6 47 (41.96%) Data Centre
7 46 (41.07%) DNS
8 45 (40.18%) DHCP
9 40 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
10 35 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
11 32 (28.57%) Load Balancing
12 30 (26.79%) Microsoft
13 29 (25.89%) VPN
13 29 (25.89%) Firewall
14 28 (25.00%) Citrix
15 27 (24.11%) MPLS
16 26 (23.21%) SSL
16 26 (23.21%) ITIL
16 26 (23.21%) F5
17 25 (22.32%) CCNP
18 23 (20.54%) Network Design
19 22 (19.64%) SAN
20 21 (18.75%) Wireless
20 21 (18.75%) Windows 7
20 21 (18.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
20 21 (18.75%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
21 20 (17.86%) Data Centre Operations
21 20 (17.86%) BIG-IP
21 20 (17.86%) ICMP

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 (17.86%) MS Exchange
2 16 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.57%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 15 (13.39%) MS Office
2 9 (8.04%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.89%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 9 (8.04%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.68%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.79%) Mimecast
3 2 (1.79%) Office 365
3 2 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 82 (73.21%) LAN
2 49 (43.75%) TCP/IP
3 46 (41.07%) DNS
4 45 (40.18%) DHCP
5 29 (25.89%) Firewall
5 29 (25.89%) VPN
6 27 (24.11%) MPLS
7 26 (23.21%) SSL
8 22 (19.64%) SAN
9 21 (18.75%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 21 (18.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 21 (18.75%) Wireless
10 20 (17.86%) BIG-IP
10 20 (17.86%) FTP
10 20 (17.86%) HTTP
10 20 (17.86%) ICMP
10 20 (17.86%) LDAP
11 18 (16.07%) Cisco Nexus
12 15 (13.39%) VLAN
13 13 (11.61%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.68%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.79%) DB2
General
1 15 (13.39%) Telecoms
2 7 (6.25%) Finance
3 3 (2.68%) Back Office
3 3 (2.68%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (35.71%) Network Engineer
2 19 (16.96%) Analyst
3 18 (16.07%) LAN Engineer
4 16 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
5 14 (12.50%) Administrator
5 14 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
5 14 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 14 (12.50%) Network Administrator
5 14 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 12 (10.71%) Architect
6 12 (10.71%) Service Analyst
6 12 (10.71%) Service Desk Analyst
7 10 (8.93%) IT Support
7 10 (8.93%) Service Desk Support
8 9 (8.04%) Technical Architect
9 8 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
9 8 (7.14%) Designer
9 8 (7.14%) Network Designer
9 8 (7.14%) Network Manager
10 7 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.68%) REST
1 3 (2.68%) SOAP
2 1 (0.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 47 (41.96%) Data Centre
2 9 (8.04%) iPad
2 9 (8.04%) Management Information System
3 8 (7.14%) Mainframe
4 7 (6.25%) Blackberry
4 7 (6.25%) iPhone
4 7 (6.25%) Replication
5 6 (5.36%) PKI
6 5 (4.46%) Clustering
6 5 (4.46%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (4.46%) iSeries
7 4 (3.57%) Mathematics
8 3 (2.68%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.79%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.79%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.89%) BBC
10 1 (0.89%) BYOD
10 1 (0.89%) FlexPod
10 1 (0.89%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 47 (41.96%) Windows
2 21 (18.75%) Windows 7
3 20 (17.86%) Windows Server
4 12 (10.71%) Unix
5 11 (9.82%) Windows 10
5 11 (9.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (8.04%) VMS
6 9 (8.04%) Windows 8
7 8 (7.14%) Linux
7 8 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 26 (23.21%) ITIL
3 23 (20.54%) Network Design
4 20 (17.86%) Data Centre Operations
5 16 (14.29%) WAN Optimisation
6 9 (8.04%) Presales
7 7 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
7 7 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
7 7 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
7 7 (6.25%) Project Management
8 6 (5.36%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (5.36%) Change Control
8 6 (5.36%) Information Management
8 6 (5.36%) Line Management
8 6 (5.36%) Operations Management
8 6 (5.36%) PRINCE2
9 5 (4.46%) Performance Analysis
10 4 (3.57%) Network Architecture
10 4 (3.57%) Performance Improvement
10 4 (3.57%) Planning and Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 17 (15.18%) C
2 3 (2.68%) Tcl
3 2 (1.79%) SQL
4 1 (0.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 35 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (22.32%) CCNP
3 13 (11.61%) CCNA
4 10 (8.93%) CCIE
5 9 (8.04%) CCDP
6 8 (7.14%) CCDA
7 3 (2.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.79%) Degree
9 1 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.36%) SLA
2 3 (2.68%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 56 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 40 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.25%) Forefront TMG
3 7 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 7 (6.25%) ISA Server
4 6 (5.36%) VMware ESX
5 5 (4.46%) Squid
6 3 (2.68%) VMware Workstation
6 3 (2.68%) XenApp
6 3 (2.68%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (9.82%) SCCM
2 6 (5.36%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (5.36%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (2.68%) SCOM
4 1 (0.89%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.89%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.89%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 57 (50.89%) Cisco
2 48 (42.86%) VMware
3 30 (26.79%) Microsoft
4 28 (25.00%) Citrix
5 26 (23.21%) F5
6 13 (11.61%) Juniper
7 12 (10.71%) Palo Alto
8 10 (8.93%) Riverbed
9 9 (8.04%) Avaya
9 9 (8.04%) HP
9 9 (8.04%) SolarWinds
10 7 (6.25%) 3Com
10 7 (6.25%) SAP
11 6 (5.36%) Barracuda Networks
11 6 (5.36%) BT
12 5 (4.46%) Dell
13 3 (2.68%) CheckPoint
13 3 (2.68%) Dell Compellent
14 2 (1.79%) Ruckus Wireless
14 2 (1.79%) Symantec
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