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 23 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 42 36 40
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing WAN 75 87 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.34% 5.93% 5.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.73% 28.06% 33.19%
Number of salaries quoted 65 76 74
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,125 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,250 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
- -0.66%
Communications & Networking Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
316 310 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 22.51% 21.13% 16.78%
Number of salaries quoted 283 268 213
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 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,700 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.75% -0.75%
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 23 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 23 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 -4 32 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Horsham -6 21 £37,500 +105.47% 1
Worthing - 13 £40,000 -
Burgess Hill +4 6 £27,500 -45.00%
Haywards Heath - 2 £29,000 -
Chichester - 1 £27,500 -
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 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 61 (53.04%) Cisco
3 44 (38.26%) Firewall
4 43 (37.39%) Windows
5 42 (36.52%) Cisco Certification
6 39 (33.91%) CCNP
7 34 (29.57%) Microsoft
8 33 (28.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 33 (28.70%) MPLS
8 33 (28.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 31 (26.96%) Windows XP
10 29 (25.22%) CCNA
10 29 (25.22%) Active Directory
10 29 (25.22%) DNS
11 25 (21.74%) Telecoms
11 25 (21.74%) Windows 8
11 25 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
12 24 (20.87%) ITIL
12 24 (20.87%) SQL Server
12 24 (20.87%) Internet
13 23 (20.00%) VPN
13 23 (20.00%) MS Excel
14 22 (19.13%) DHCP
14 22 (19.13%) Finance
14 22 (19.13%) Wi-Fi
15 21 (18.26%) CheckPoint
16 20 (17.39%) Project Management
16 20 (17.39%) TCP/IP
17 19 (16.52%) Hyper-V
18 18 (15.65%) VMware Infrastructure

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 23 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.35%) MS Office
3 1 (0.87%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 106 (92.17%) LAN
2 44 (38.26%) Firewall
3 33 (28.70%) MPLS
4 29 (25.22%) DNS
5 24 (20.87%) Internet
6 23 (20.00%) VPN
7 22 (19.13%) DHCP
7 22 (19.13%) Wi-Fi
8 20 (17.39%) TCP/IP
9 12 (10.43%) FTP
9 12 (10.43%) SAN
9 12 (10.43%) DMZ
10 10 (8.70%) VPLS
10 10 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (6.09%) VLAN
12 5 (4.35%) BIG-IP
12 5 (4.35%) VoIP
13 4 (3.48%) Unified Communications
14 3 (2.61%) Cisco ASA
14 3 (2.61%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (20.87%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.87%) Cognos Powerplay
General
1 25 (21.74%) Telecoms
2 22 (19.13%) Finance
3 2 (1.74%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 30 (26.09%) Network Engineer
2 17 (14.78%) Analyst
3 12 (10.43%) Support Engineer
4 11 (9.57%) Systems Support
4 11 (9.57%) Systems Engineer
4 11 (9.57%) Network Manager
4 11 (9.57%) Systems Support Engineer
5 10 (8.70%) Support Analyst
6 9 (7.83%) Senior Network Engineer
7 8 (6.96%) Consultant
7 8 (6.96%) Server Engineer
7 8 (6.96%) Junior
7 8 (6.96%) Junior Network Engineer
7 8 (6.96%) NOC Manager
7 8 (6.96%) Pre Sales Engineer
8 7 (6.09%) Project Manager
8 7 (6.09%) Support Team Leader
8 7 (6.09%) Team Leader
9 6 (5.22%) Senior Support Analyst
9 6 (5.22%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.09%) Clustering
2 5 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (2.61%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.87%) PKI
4 1 (0.87%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 43 (37.39%) Windows
2 33 (28.70%) Windows Server 2003
2 33 (28.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (26.96%) Windows XP
4 25 (21.74%) Windows 8
4 25 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (11.30%) 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 10 (8.70%) 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%) Network Design
10 2 (1.74%) Project Planning
10 2 (1.74%) Capacity Planning
11 1 (0.87%) Penetration Testing
11 1 (0.87%) Incident Management
11 1 (0.87%) Service Continuity Management
11 1 (0.87%) Root Cause Analysis
11 1 (0.87%) Security Management
11 1 (0.87%) Migration
11 1 (0.87%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 18 (15.65%) SQL
2 7 (6.09%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.74%) C
Qualifications
1 42 (36.52%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (33.91%) CCNP
3 29 (25.22%) CCNA
4 7 (6.09%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (3.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (3.48%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.48%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.61%) CCIE
6 3 (2.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (2.61%) CCDP
7 1 (0.87%) CISSP
7 1 (0.87%) CISA
7 1 (0.87%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.30%) SLA
2 1 (0.87%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (25.22%) Active Directory
2 19 (16.52%) Hyper-V
3 18 (15.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (6.09%) Xen
5 3 (2.61%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.74%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (4.35%) SCSM
Vendors
1 61 (53.04%) Cisco
2 34 (29.57%) Microsoft
3 21 (18.26%) CheckPoint
4 18 (15.65%) VMware
5 15 (13.04%) Juniper
6 10 (8.70%) Blue Coat
6 10 (8.70%) F5
7 7 (6.09%) Oracle
8 3 (2.61%) BT
9 2 (1.74%) Citrix
9 2 (1.74%) Riverbed
10 1 (0.87%) NetApp
10 1 (0.87%) Cognos
10 1 (0.87%) HP
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
CGG Veritas
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Medical & Dental ins
Posted: 4 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £68000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago