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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 46 57 51
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Permanent jobs citing WAN 48 33 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.13% 2.97% 4.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.88% 20.25% 24.26%
Number of salaries quoted 45 31 63
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £29,300 £35,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £71,750 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
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
201 163 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 17.31% 14.67% 17.53%
Number of salaries quoted 158 150 230
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £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 21 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 21 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 +7 17 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Gatwick - 10 £26,000 -
Crawley -20 6 £45,000 -14.28% 4
East Grinstead +1 3 £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 21 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 46 (49.46%) Firewall
3 42 (45.16%) Windows
4 38 (40.86%) Microsoft
4 38 (40.86%) Active Directory
5 35 (37.63%) Cisco
6 33 (35.48%) ITIL
7 32 (34.41%) TCP/IP
8 31 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
9 25 (26.88%) Project Management
10 24 (25.81%) CCNP
11 22 (23.66%) PRINCE2
12 21 (22.58%) DNS
13 20 (21.51%) MPLS
14 19 (20.43%) SAN
14 19 (20.43%) Wi-Fi
14 19 (20.43%) DHCP
15 17 (18.28%) Windows Server 2003
15 17 (18.28%) Windows Server 2008
16 16 (17.20%) Ethernet
17 15 (16.13%) SQL Server
18 14 (15.05%) C
18 14 (15.05%) VPN
18 14 (15.05%) CCNA
18 14 (15.05%) Windows 7
18 14 (15.05%) VMware
19 13 (13.98%) MS Exchange
20 12 (12.90%) VoIP
20 12 (12.90%) BT
20 12 (12.90%) Juniper

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (3.23%) IIS
5 2 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.08%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.08%) iPlanet
6 1 (1.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (9.68%) MS Office
1 9 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 79 (84.95%) LAN
2 46 (49.46%) Firewall
3 32 (34.41%) TCP/IP
4 21 (22.58%) DNS
5 20 (21.51%) MPLS
6 19 (20.43%) SAN
6 19 (20.43%) Wi-Fi
6 19 (20.43%) DHCP
7 16 (17.20%) Ethernet
8 14 (15.05%) VPN
9 12 (12.90%) VoIP
10 11 (11.83%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (11.83%) Wireless
11 10 (10.75%) BIG-IP
12 8 (8.60%) FTP
12 8 (8.60%) DMZ
12 8 (8.60%) Network Security
13 7 (7.53%) Internet
13 7 (7.53%) ADSL
14 6 (6.45%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.38%) Data Mining
3 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database
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 12 (12.90%) Telecoms
1 12 (12.90%) Finance
2 9 (9.68%) Billing
3 3 (3.23%) French Language
4 2 (2.15%) Electronics
4 2 (2.15%) Retail
5 1 (1.08%) Banking
5 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (34.41%) Analyst
2 15 (16.13%) Support Analyst
3 14 (15.05%) Network Analyst
4 12 (12.90%) Network Engineer
5 11 (11.83%) Administrator
6 9 (9.68%) Network Administrator
7 8 (8.60%) Technical Support
8 7 (7.53%) Project Manager
8 7 (7.53%) Desktop Support
8 7 (7.53%) Support Engineer
9 6 (6.45%) Technical Engineer
9 6 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (6.45%) Network Support
10 5 (5.38%) IT Security Analyst
10 5 (5.38%) Security Analyst
11 4 (4.30%) Software Engineer
11 4 (4.30%) Network Support Analyst
11 4 (4.30%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
11 4 (4.30%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
11 4 (4.30%) Embedded C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.23%) Web Services
2 2 (2.15%) COM
3 1 (1.08%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.45%) Mathematics
2 5 (5.38%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.38%) EqualLogic
3 4 (4.30%) Open Source
4 3 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.15%) PKI
5 2 (2.15%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.15%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 42 (45.16%) Windows
2 17 (18.28%) Windows Server 2003
2 17 (18.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (15.05%) Windows 7
4 10 (10.75%) Windows 8
5 9 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (6.45%) Linux
7 5 (5.38%) Windows XP
8 3 (3.23%) CentOS
9 2 (2.15%) Windows CE
9 2 (2.15%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (2.15%) Nucleus RTOS
10 1 (1.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (35.48%) ITIL
2 25 (26.88%) Project Management
3 22 (23.66%) PRINCE2
4 12 (12.90%) Line Management
5 11 (11.83%) ITIL V3
6 10 (10.75%) Data Security
6 10 (10.75%) Network Load Balancing
7 9 (9.68%) Incident Management
8 8 (8.60%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (7.53%) Embedded Software Development
10 5 (5.38%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (5.38%) Document Management
10 5 (5.38%) Validation
10 5 (5.38%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (4.30%) Mentoring
11 4 (4.30%) Network Monitoring
11 4 (4.30%) Server Monitoring
11 4 (4.30%) Software Engineering
12 3 (3.23%) Scrum
12 3 (3.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.05%) C
2 11 (11.83%) 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%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 31 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (25.81%) CCNP
3 14 (15.05%) CCNA
4 12 (12.90%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (8.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (5.38%) Degree
6 5 (5.38%) MCSA
7 4 (4.30%) CCIE
7 4 (4.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (3.23%) MCITP
8 3 (3.23%) MCSE
8 3 (3.23%) CCSP
9 2 (2.15%) MCP
9 2 (2.15%) HND
9 2 (2.15%) CISSP
9 2 (2.15%) PMP
9 2 (2.15%) PMI Certification
9 2 (2.15%) CISA
9 2 (2.15%) CISMP
9 2 (2.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.75%) SLA
2 5 (5.38%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.15%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 38 (40.86%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.45%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.38%) vSphere
5 4 (4.30%) XenApp
6 2 (2.15%) ISA Server
6 2 (2.15%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (1.08%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.08%) Xen
7 1 (1.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (10.75%) SCSM
2 4 (4.30%) SCOM
3 2 (2.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (2.15%) Nagios
3 2 (2.15%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (2.15%) Cacti
3 2 (2.15%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.15%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.08%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.08%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 38 (40.86%) Microsoft
2 35 (37.63%) Cisco
3 14 (15.05%) VMware
4 12 (12.90%) BT
4 12 (12.90%) Juniper
5 10 (10.75%) CheckPoint
6 9 (9.68%) HP
7 8 (8.60%) Citrix
8 4 (4.30%) Symantec
8 4 (4.30%) SolarWinds
9 3 (3.23%) NetApp
9 3 (3.23%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.15%) EMC
10 2 (2.15%) Fortinet
10 2 (2.15%) LANDesk
10 2 (2.15%) SonicWALL
10 2 (2.15%) Draytek
10 2 (2.15%) Mitel
11 1 (1.08%) F5
11 1 (1.08%) NEC
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Expert Employment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Imperative People
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Avios
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum bonus and travel industry benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Crawley
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago