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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 47 63 43
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -20
Permanent jobs citing WAN 45 29 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.03% 2.62% 4.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.50% 18.83% 28.10%
Number of salaries quoted 43 27 74
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,900 £36,425
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,250 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
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
200 154 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 17.91% 13.92% 17.18%
Number of salaries quoted 158 141 235
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £28,750 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 31 October 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 31 October 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 +5 15 £42,500 - 2
Gatwick - 8 £26,000 -
Crawley -21 7 £42,500 -22.72% 4
East Grinstead +2 3 £42,500 -19.04%
Burgess Hill - 1 £30,000 -
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 79 (84.95%) LAN
2 45 (48.39%) Firewall
3 39 (41.94%) Windows
4 35 (37.63%) Cisco
4 35 (37.63%) Microsoft
4 35 (37.63%) Active Directory
5 31 (33.33%) ITIL
6 30 (32.26%) TCP/IP
6 30 (32.26%) Cisco Certification
7 23 (24.73%) Project Management
8 22 (23.66%) MPLS
8 22 (23.66%) CCNP
8 22 (23.66%) PRINCE2
9 21 (22.58%) DNS
10 18 (19.35%) DHCP
10 18 (19.35%) Wi-Fi
11 17 (18.28%) SAN
11 17 (18.28%) Ethernet
12 15 (16.13%) C
13 14 (15.05%) Windows Server 2003
13 14 (15.05%) Windows Server 2008
14 13 (13.98%) Windows 7
14 13 (13.98%) Line Management
14 13 (13.98%) Telecoms
14 13 (13.98%) VMware
14 13 (13.98%) BT
14 13 (13.98%) SQL Server
14 13 (13.98%) VPN
14 13 (13.98%) MS Exchange
15 12 (12.90%) VoIP

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 (13.98%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.30%) SAS
4 3 (3.23%) IIS
4 3 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.08%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.08%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.08%) iPlanet
Applications
1 9 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.60%) MS Office
3 1 (1.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 79 (84.95%) LAN
2 45 (48.39%) Firewall
3 30 (32.26%) TCP/IP
4 22 (23.66%) MPLS
5 21 (22.58%) DNS
6 18 (19.35%) DHCP
6 18 (19.35%) Wi-Fi
7 17 (18.28%) Ethernet
7 17 (18.28%) SAN
8 13 (13.98%) VPN
9 12 (12.90%) VoIP
9 12 (12.90%) Wireless
9 12 (12.90%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (9.68%) BIG-IP
11 8 (8.60%) Network Security
11 8 (8.60%) ADSL
11 8 (8.60%) Internet
12 6 (6.45%) DMZ
12 6 (6.45%) OSPF
12 6 (6.45%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.98%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.38%) Data Mining
3 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.15%) PVCS
2 2 (2.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (2.15%) Subversion
General
1 13 (13.98%) Telecoms
2 11 (11.83%) Finance
3 9 (9.68%) Billing
4 3 (3.23%) French Language
5 2 (2.15%) Electronics
5 2 (2.15%) Retail
6 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (31.18%) Analyst
2 13 (13.98%) Network Engineer
2 13 (13.98%) Support Analyst
2 13 (13.98%) Network Analyst
3 11 (11.83%) Administrator
4 9 (9.68%) Network Administrator
5 8 (8.60%) Technical Support
5 8 (8.60%) Support Engineer
5 8 (8.60%) Project Manager
6 6 (6.45%) Desktop Support
6 6 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (6.45%) Technical Engineer
6 6 (6.45%) Network Support
7 5 (5.38%) IT Security Analyst
7 5 (5.38%) Security Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Technical Support Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.23%) Web Services
2 2 (2.15%) COM
3 1 (1.08%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.53%) Mathematics
2 5 (5.38%) EqualLogic
2 5 (5.38%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.30%) Open Source
4 2 (2.15%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.15%) Cryptography
4 2 (2.15%) PKI
5 1 (1.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 39 (41.94%) Windows
2 14 (15.05%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (15.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (13.98%) Windows 7
4 9 (9.68%) Windows 8
5 7 (7.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (6.45%) Linux
7 4 (4.30%) Windows XP
7 4 (4.30%) CentOS
8 2 (2.15%) Windows CE
8 2 (2.15%) Nucleus RTOS
9 1 (1.08%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (33.33%) ITIL
2 23 (24.73%) Project Management
3 22 (23.66%) PRINCE2
4 13 (13.98%) Line Management
5 11 (11.83%) ITIL V3
6 9 (9.68%) Incident Management
6 9 (9.68%) Network Load Balancing
6 9 (9.68%) Data Security
7 8 (8.60%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (7.53%) Embedded Software Development
9 5 (5.38%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (5.38%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (5.38%) Document Management
9 5 (5.38%) Validation
10 4 (4.30%) PRINCE
10 4 (4.30%) Server Monitoring
10 4 (4.30%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (4.30%) Software Engineering
11 3 (3.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.13%) C
2 9 (9.68%) SQL
3 7 (7.53%) C++
4 5 (5.38%) C#
5 4 (4.30%) Embedded C
5 4 (4.30%) Embedded C++
6 3 (3.23%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.15%) Perl
7 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (32.26%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (23.66%) CCNP
3 12 (12.90%) CCNA
4 11 (11.83%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (8.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (5.38%) MCSA
6 5 (5.38%) CCIE
6 5 (5.38%) Degree
7 4 (4.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (3.23%) CCSP
8 3 (3.23%) MCSE
8 3 (3.23%) MCITP
9 2 (2.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (2.15%) CISMP
9 2 (2.15%) PMP
9 2 (2.15%) PMI Certification
9 2 (2.15%) CISA
9 2 (2.15%) MCP
9 2 (2.15%) HND
9 2 (2.15%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.60%) SLA
2 5 (5.38%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.15%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 35 (37.63%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.45%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.30%) XenApp
4 4 (4.30%) vSphere
5 2 (2.15%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.15%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.08%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (9.68%) SCSM
2 4 (4.30%) SCOM
3 3 (3.23%) Nagios
4 2 (2.15%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.15%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.15%) Cacti
4 2 (2.15%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (2.15%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (2.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.08%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 35 (37.63%) Cisco
1 35 (37.63%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.98%) BT
2 13 (13.98%) VMware
3 10 (10.75%) Juniper
4 9 (9.68%) CheckPoint
4 9 (9.68%) HP
5 8 (8.60%) Citrix
6 4 (4.30%) Symantec
6 4 (4.30%) Red Hat
6 4 (4.30%) SolarWinds
7 3 (3.23%) NetApp
8 2 (2.15%) EMC
8 2 (2.15%) CA
8 2 (2.15%) Mitel
8 2 (2.15%) Fortinet
8 2 (2.15%) LANDesk
8 2 (2.15%) SonicWALL
8 2 (2.15%) Draytek
9 1 (1.08%) Remedy
Horsham, West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Imperative People
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + car & bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Littlehampton
The Body Shop International
Posted: 4 days ago