The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the West Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 40 38 38
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing WAN 76 82 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.44% 5.68% 5.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.36% 27.15% 32.78%
Number of salaries quoted 64 72 76
Average salary £35,000 £43,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.54% +24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £18,425 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,100 £50,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Communications & Networking Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
312 302 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 22.33% 20.91% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 277 261 223
Average salary £35,000 £43,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.54% +24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,450 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAN
South East

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Crawley -5 30 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Horsham -5 23 £37,500 +105.47% 1
Worthing - 13 £40,000 -
Burgess Hill +6 6 £27,500 -45.00%
Haywards Heath - 2 £29,000 -
Chichester - 1 £27,500 -
East Grinstead - 1 £60,000 -
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 106 (92.17%) LAN
2 63 (54.78%) Cisco
3 44 (38.26%) Cisco Certification
4 43 (37.39%) Firewall
5 41 (35.65%) CCNP
5 41 (35.65%) Windows
6 34 (29.57%) MPLS
7 32 (27.83%) Microsoft
8 31 (26.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 31 (26.96%) Windows Server 2008
9 30 (26.09%) CCNA
9 30 (26.09%) Windows XP
10 27 (23.48%) Active Directory
10 27 (23.48%) DNS
11 25 (21.74%) Telecoms
12 24 (20.87%) ITIL
12 24 (20.87%) Internet
13 23 (20.00%) CheckPoint
13 23 (20.00%) MS Excel
13 23 (20.00%) Finance
13 23 (20.00%) Windows 8
13 23 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 22 (19.13%) SQL Server
14 22 (19.13%) VPN
15 20 (17.39%) Project Management
15 20 (17.39%) DHCP
15 20 (17.39%) Wi-Fi
16 19 (16.52%) Hyper-V
17 18 (15.65%) VMware Infrastructure
17 18 (15.65%) VMware

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 12 (10.43%) IIS
2 2 (1.74%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.87%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 23 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.48%) MS Office
3 1 (0.87%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 106 (92.17%) LAN
2 43 (37.39%) Firewall
3 34 (29.57%) MPLS
4 27 (23.48%) DNS
5 24 (20.87%) Internet
6 22 (19.13%) VPN
7 20 (17.39%) DHCP
7 20 (17.39%) Wi-Fi
8 18 (15.65%) TCP/IP
9 11 (9.57%) Cisco Nexus
9 11 (9.57%) SAN
10 10 (8.70%) DMZ
10 10 (8.70%) FTP
10 10 (8.70%) VPLS
11 7 (6.09%) VLAN
12 5 (4.35%) BIG-IP
13 4 (3.48%) Unified Communications
13 4 (3.48%) VoIP
14 3 (2.61%) Cisco ASA
14 3 (2.61%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (19.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.87%) Cognos Powerplay
General
1 25 (21.74%) Telecoms
2 23 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (1.74%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (26.96%) Network Engineer
2 15 (13.04%) Analyst
3 12 (10.43%) Support Engineer
3 12 (10.43%) Network Manager
4 11 (9.57%) Systems Support Engineer
4 11 (9.57%) Systems Support
4 11 (9.57%) Systems Engineer
5 10 (8.70%) Senior Network Engineer
6 8 (6.96%) Support Analyst
6 8 (6.96%) Junior
6 8 (6.96%) Junior Network Engineer
6 8 (6.96%) NOC Manager
6 8 (6.96%) Consultant
6 8 (6.96%) Server Engineer
6 8 (6.96%) Pre Sales Engineer
7 7 (6.09%) Project Manager
8 6 (5.22%) Team Leader
8 6 (5.22%) Support Team Leader
9 5 (4.35%) Service Manager
9 5 (4.35%) Senior Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.09%) Clustering
2 5 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (2.61%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.87%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.87%) PKI
4 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 41 (35.65%) Windows
2 31 (26.96%) Windows Server 2003
2 31 (26.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (26.09%) Windows XP
4 23 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 23 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (10.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (20.87%) ITIL
2 20 (17.39%) Project Management
3 16 (13.91%) PRINCE2
4 12 (10.43%) Network Load Balancing
5 11 (9.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 9 (7.83%) Service Management
7 8 (6.96%) Problem Management
8 5 (4.35%) Data Security
9 3 (2.61%) Capacity Management
10 2 (1.74%) WAN Optimisation
10 2 (1.74%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (1.74%) Project Planning
10 2 (1.74%) Network Design
11 1 (0.87%) Asset Management
11 1 (0.87%) Computer Forensics
11 1 (0.87%) Ethical Hacking
11 1 (0.87%) Information Security
11 1 (0.87%) Migration
11 1 (0.87%) Data Protection
11 1 (0.87%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.91%) SQL
2 7 (6.09%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.74%) C
Qualifications
1 44 (38.26%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (35.65%) CCNP
3 30 (26.09%) CCNA
4 7 (6.09%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (3.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.48%) CCIE
5 4 (3.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (3.48%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.48%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.61%) CCDP
6 3 (2.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.87%) CEH
7 1 (0.87%) CISSP
7 1 (0.87%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.57%) SLA
2 1 (0.87%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (23.48%) Active Directory
2 19 (16.52%) Hyper-V
3 18 (15.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (5.22%) Xen
5 3 (2.61%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.74%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (4.35%) SCSM
Vendors
1 63 (54.78%) Cisco
2 32 (27.83%) Microsoft
3 23 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 18 (15.65%) VMware
5 16 (13.91%) Juniper
6 11 (9.57%) F5
6 11 (9.57%) Blue Coat
7 7 (6.09%) Oracle
8 3 (2.61%) BT
9 2 (1.74%) Citrix
9 2 (1.74%) Riverbed
10 1 (0.87%) Cognos
10 1 (0.87%) HP
10 1 (0.87%) NetApp
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
CGG Veritas
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Medical & Dental ins
Posted: 8 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £68000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago