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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 72 66 51
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -15
Permanent jobs citing WAN 30 35 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.73% 3.32% 4.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.63% 15.15% 24.49%
Number of salaries quoted 30 31 37
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +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
161 231 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 14.65% 21.90% 19.12%
Number of salaries quoted 145 206 170
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £27,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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
Gatwick - 10 £45,000 -
Horsham +4 7 £47,500 -9.52%
Crawley -5 7 £68,500 +61.17% 2
Shoreham-by-Sea - 3 £42,500 -
Worthing +5 1 £40,000 +33.33%
Chichester -19 1 £20,000 -55.55%
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 86 (95.56%) LAN
2 50 (55.56%) VMware
3 43 (47.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 40 (44.44%) Firewall
5 38 (42.22%) Active Directory
6 36 (40.00%) Data Centre
7 35 (38.89%) VPN
8 34 (37.78%) Microsoft
9 33 (36.67%) Windows
10 32 (35.56%) Cisco
11 27 (30.00%) TCP/IP
12 26 (28.89%) DNS
13 25 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
14 22 (24.44%) Load Balancing
15 20 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
16 19 (21.11%) Wi-Fi
16 19 (21.11%) Windows Server
17 18 (20.00%) SAN
17 18 (20.00%) SCCM
18 17 (18.89%) Citrix
18 17 (18.89%) HP
18 17 (18.89%) DHCP
18 17 (18.89%) Windows Server 2012
19 16 (17.78%) ITIL
19 16 (17.78%) BGP
20 15 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
20 15 (16.67%) CCNP
20 15 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
20 15 (16.67%) Office 365
21 14 (15.56%) F5

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 9 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.89%) Lync
3 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.44%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (2.22%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.11%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (6.67%) MS Office
2 5 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.67%) Office 365
2 4 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.33%) SaaS
4 2 (2.22%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 86 (95.56%) LAN
2 40 (44.44%) Firewall
3 35 (38.89%) VPN
4 27 (30.00%) TCP/IP
5 26 (28.89%) DNS
6 19 (21.11%) Wi-Fi
7 18 (20.00%) SAN
8 17 (18.89%) DHCP
9 16 (17.78%) BGP
10 11 (12.22%) BIG-IP
10 11 (12.22%) EIGRP
10 11 (12.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 11 (12.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 11 (12.22%) FTP
10 11 (12.22%) HTTP
10 11 (12.22%) ICMP
10 11 (12.22%) iSCSI
10 11 (12.22%) SSL
11 10 (11.11%) MPLS
11 10 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.11%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
General
1 9 (10.00%) Finance
2 6 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.11%) Advertising
4 1 (1.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (21.11%) Network Engineer
2 13 (14.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (13.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 10 (11.11%) IT Manager
4 10 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 9 (10.00%) Administrator
5 9 (10.00%) Architect
5 9 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 9 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 9 (10.00%) Network Administrator
6 8 (8.89%) Team Leader
7 7 (7.78%) 1st Line Support
7 7 (7.78%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (7.78%) Senior Network Engineer
8 6 (6.67%) Network Support
9 5 (5.56%) Help Desk Support
9 5 (5.56%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
9 5 (5.56%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (5.56%) Support Technician
9 5 (5.56%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.00%) REST
1 9 (10.00%) SOAP
2 7 (7.78%) 802.1X
3 3 (3.33%) .NET
3 3 (3.33%) Web Services
4 2 (2.22%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.22%) HTML
4 2 (2.22%) HTML5
4 2 (2.22%) Silverlight
5 1 (1.11%) CSS
5 1 (1.11%) D3.js
5 1 (1.11%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 36 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 9 (10.00%) Algorithms
3 8 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (7.78%) AS400
5 5 (5.56%) Clustering
6 4 (4.44%) EqualLogic
6 4 (4.44%) Fat Client
6 4 (4.44%) Mainframe
6 4 (4.44%) Replication
6 4 (4.44%) Thin Client
7 3 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 33 (36.67%) Windows
2 19 (21.11%) Windows Server
3 17 (18.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (14.44%) Unix
6 7 (7.78%) Windows 7
7 5 (5.56%) Linux
8 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (3.33%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (24.44%) Load Balancing
2 20 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
3 16 (17.78%) ITIL
4 14 (15.56%) Data Centre Operations
5 9 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
5 9 (10.00%) Patch Management
6 8 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (8.89%) Investment Management
7 7 (7.78%) Project Management
7 7 (7.78%) Service Delivery
8 6 (6.67%) Business Continuity
8 6 (6.67%) Network Management
9 5 (5.56%) Business Analysis
9 5 (5.56%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 5 (5.56%) Mentoring
9 5 (5.56%) People Management
9 5 (5.56%) PRINCE2
9 5 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (5.56%) Supplier Management
10 4 (4.44%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.00%) Tcl
2 5 (5.56%) C
3 3 (3.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.22%) C#
4 2 (2.22%) Perl
4 2 (2.22%) Python
4 2 (2.22%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.22%) SQL
5 1 (1.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (16.67%) CCNP
2 15 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (15.56%) CCNA
4 11 (12.22%) MCSE
5 8 (8.89%) Degree
6 6 (6.67%) CCIE
6 6 (6.67%) MCSA
7 4 (4.44%) HND
7 4 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (4.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.22%) CCDP
8 2 (2.22%) CCIP
8 2 (2.22%) CCSP
8 2 (2.22%) JNCIA
8 2 (2.22%) MCP
9 1 (1.11%) CISSP
9 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.11%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.11%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.56%) COBIT
2 1 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 43 (47.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (42.22%) Active Directory
3 11 (12.22%) XenApp
4 6 (6.67%) VMware ESX
5 4 (4.44%) XenDesktop
6 3 (3.33%) vSphere
7 2 (2.22%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.11%) ProxySG
8 1 (1.11%) vCloud
8 1 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (20.00%) SCCM
2 7 (7.78%) SCOM
3 3 (3.33%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.33%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.11%) SCSM
4 1 (1.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 50 (55.56%) VMware
2 34 (37.78%) Microsoft
3 32 (35.56%) Cisco
4 17 (18.89%) Citrix
4 17 (18.89%) HP
5 14 (15.56%) F5
6 11 (12.22%) Juniper
7 10 (11.11%) Dell
7 10 (11.11%) Fortinet
8 9 (10.00%) Riverbed
9 7 (7.78%) Intel
10 6 (6.67%) NetApp
11 5 (5.56%) Oracle
12 4 (4.44%) Blue Coat
12 4 (4.44%) CheckPoint
12 4 (4.44%) IBM
13 3 (3.33%) Avaya
13 3 (3.33%) Palo Alto
13 3 (3.33%) Veeam
14 2 (2.22%) Lotus
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