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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 62 53 29
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -24
Permanent jobs citing WAN 38 44 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.57% 4.44% 7.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.38% 24.58% 35.38%
Number of salaries quoted 34 34 93
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £34,150
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £71,750 £54,950
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
232 179 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 21.83% 18.08% 20.44%
Number of salaries quoted 211 157 252
Average salary £42,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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
Crawley +5 18 £42,500 -40.35% 2
Horsham -13 10 £52,500 +40.00%
East Grinstead +3 3 £55,000 -8.33%
Burgess Hill - 3 £29,000 -
Worthing -11 2 £30,000 -36.84%
Chichester - 1 £45,000 -
Gatwick - 1 £42,000 -
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 69 (83.13%) LAN
2 31 (37.35%) Firewall
3 30 (36.14%) Cisco
3 30 (36.14%) Active Directory
3 30 (36.14%) Windows
4 28 (33.73%) MPLS
5 24 (28.92%) DNS
5 24 (28.92%) VMware
6 23 (27.71%) Microsoft
7 22 (26.51%) ITIL
8 20 (24.10%) Cisco Certification
8 20 (24.10%) TCP/IP
8 20 (24.10%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (22.89%) Project Management
9 19 (22.89%) DHCP
10 16 (19.28%) CCNP
10 16 (19.28%) SAN
10 16 (19.28%) Telecoms
10 16 (19.28%) Cisco ASA
10 16 (19.28%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (18.07%) Wi-Fi
11 15 (18.07%) Ethernet
12 14 (16.87%) Citrix
12 14 (16.87%) BT
13 13 (15.66%) Internet
13 13 (15.66%) ADSL
14 12 (14.46%) MS Exchange
15 11 (13.25%) PRINCE2
15 11 (13.25%) C
15 11 (13.25%) Windows 7

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 12 (14.46%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.43%) Lync
3 6 (7.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (6.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (6.02%) IIS
5 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.20%) SAS
6 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (6.02%) MS Office
1 5 (6.02%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.82%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) Yammer
1 2 (2.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 69 (83.13%) LAN
2 31 (37.35%) Firewall
3 28 (33.73%) MPLS
4 24 (28.92%) DNS
5 20 (24.10%) TCP/IP
6 19 (22.89%) DHCP
7 16 (19.28%) SAN
7 16 (19.28%) Cisco ASA
8 15 (18.07%) Wi-Fi
8 15 (18.07%) Ethernet
9 13 (15.66%) Internet
9 13 (15.66%) ADSL
10 8 (9.64%) Wireless
11 7 (8.43%) VLAN
12 6 (7.23%) Cisco PIX
13 5 (6.02%) IPsec
13 5 (6.02%) VPN
13 5 (6.02%) PBX
13 5 (6.02%) VoIP
13 5 (6.02%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.82%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (4.82%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Subversion
1 2 (2.41%) PVCS
1 2 (2.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (19.28%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.43%) Finance
3 6 (7.23%) Billing
4 2 (2.41%) Retail
4 2 (2.41%) Electronics
5 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.20%) French Language
Job Titles
1 20 (24.10%) Network Engineer
2 15 (18.07%) Analyst
3 14 (16.87%) Senior Network Engineer
4 9 (10.84%) Project Manager
4 9 (10.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (9.64%) Support Analyst
5 8 (9.64%) Support Engineer
5 8 (9.64%) Administrator
6 7 (8.43%) Security Analyst
7 6 (7.23%) Network Administrator
7 6 (7.23%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (6.02%) Desktop Support
8 5 (6.02%) Network Manager
8 5 (6.02%) Network Support
8 5 (6.02%) Desktop Analyst
8 5 (6.02%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 5 (6.02%) Network Project Manager
8 5 (6.02%) IT Security Analyst
8 5 (6.02%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.02%) Web Services
2 4 (4.82%) .NET
3 2 (2.41%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.84%) Mathematics
2 5 (6.02%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.02%) Clustering
2 5 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.82%) PKI
4 2 (2.41%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.41%) Cryptography
4 2 (2.41%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.20%) FMCG
5 1 (1.20%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 30 (36.14%) Windows
2 16 (19.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (13.25%) Windows 7
4 10 (12.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (4.82%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.41%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.41%) Windows Phone
7 2 (2.41%) CentOS
7 2 (2.41%) Nucleus RTOS
7 2 (2.41%) Windows CE
8 1 (1.20%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (26.51%) ITIL
2 19 (22.89%) Project Management
3 11 (13.25%) PRINCE2
4 10 (12.05%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (12.05%) Line Management
5 8 (9.64%) Network Monitoring
6 7 (8.43%) Service Delivery
7 6 (7.23%) ITIL V3
7 6 (7.23%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (7.23%) Business Continuity
8 5 (6.02%) PRINCE
8 5 (6.02%) Information Security
8 5 (6.02%) Incident Management
8 5 (6.02%) Load Balancing
8 5 (6.02%) Release Management
8 5 (6.02%) High Availability
9 4 (4.82%) Coaching
9 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Management
9 4 (4.82%) Validation
9 4 (4.82%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.25%) C
2 3 (3.61%) C++
2 3 (3.61%) Perl
3 2 (2.41%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.41%) Embedded C
3 2 (2.41%) Embedded C++
3 2 (2.41%) SQL
4 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.20%) C#
Qualifications
1 20 (24.10%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (19.28%) CCNP
3 10 (12.05%) CCNA
4 7 (8.43%) Degree
5 5 (6.02%) CISSP
5 5 (6.02%) CCIE
6 4 (4.82%) CISA
6 4 (4.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.41%) CRISC
7 2 (2.41%) CISMP
7 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.41%) HND
7 2 (2.41%) MCSE
7 2 (2.41%) PMP
7 2 (2.41%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.20%) MCSA
8 1 (1.20%) MCP
8 1 (1.20%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.02%) SLA
1 5 (6.02%) PCI DSS
2 4 (4.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.41%) ISO 9000
4 1 (1.20%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.20%) BS25999
System Software
1 30 (36.14%) Active Directory
2 20 (24.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (7.23%) vSphere
4 4 (4.82%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (3.61%) VMware ESX
5 3 (3.61%) XenApp
6 2 (2.41%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (2.41%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.41%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.41%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.20%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.20%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (6.02%) SCCM
2 4 (4.82%) SCSM
2 4 (4.82%) WSUS
2 4 (4.82%) Nagios
2 4 (4.82%) ARCserve
3 3 (3.61%) SCOM
3 3 (3.61%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (2.41%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (2.41%) Cacti
4 2 (2.41%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 30 (36.14%) Cisco
2 24 (28.92%) VMware
3 23 (27.71%) Microsoft
4 14 (16.87%) Citrix
4 14 (16.87%) BT
5 8 (9.64%) CA
6 6 (7.23%) Dell
7 5 (6.02%) Sophos
7 5 (6.02%) HP
8 4 (4.82%) SolarWinds
8 4 (4.82%) Lumension
8 4 (4.82%) NetApp
9 3 (3.61%) Avaya
9 3 (3.61%) Symantec
10 2 (2.41%) Riverbed
10 2 (2.41%) Mitel
10 2 (2.41%) Fortinet
10 2 (2.41%) Brocade
10 2 (2.41%) NEC
10 2 (2.41%) Juniper
Crawley, West Sussex
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £36,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Littlehampton
The Body Shop International
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago