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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 51 61 33
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -28
Permanent jobs citing WAN 43 35 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.89% 3.22% 6.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.40% 21.34% 31.63%
Number of salaries quoted 40 32 95
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 £33,500 £27,500 £37,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £70,000 £52,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +1.31%
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
192 164 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 17.38% 15.10% 19.21%
Number of salaries quoted 152 148 272
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
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 28 November 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 28 November 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 +8 18 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Crawley -13 10 £42,500 -39.28% 2
East Grinstead - 3 £50,000 -
Gatwick - 2 £42,000 -
Burgess Hill - 2 £36,250 -
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 72 (81.82%) LAN
2 38 (43.18%) Firewall
3 36 (40.91%) Cisco
4 30 (34.09%) ITIL
4 30 (34.09%) Cisco Certification
5 28 (31.82%) Windows
5 28 (31.82%) Microsoft
6 27 (30.68%) MPLS
7 24 (27.27%) Active Directory
8 23 (26.14%) CCNP
9 22 (25.00%) Project Management
10 19 (21.59%) TCP/IP
10 19 (21.59%) PRINCE2
11 18 (20.45%) DNS
11 18 (20.45%) DHCP
12 17 (19.32%) Wi-Fi
12 17 (19.32%) BT
13 15 (17.05%) Line Management
14 14 (15.91%) Telecoms
14 14 (15.91%) VMware
14 14 (15.91%) Cisco ASA
14 14 (15.91%) Ethernet
15 12 (13.64%) C
15 12 (13.64%) CCNA
15 12 (13.64%) SAN
15 12 (13.64%) Wireless
16 11 (12.50%) ITIL V3
16 11 (12.50%) Internet
16 11 (12.50%) ADSL
17 10 (11.36%) VPN

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 9 (10.23%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.55%) SAS
3 3 (3.41%) IIS
3 3 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.14%) Lync
5 1 (1.14%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.14%) iPlanet
5 1 (1.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (7.95%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.55%) MS Office
3 2 (2.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 72 (81.82%) LAN
2 38 (43.18%) Firewall
3 27 (30.68%) MPLS
4 19 (21.59%) TCP/IP
5 18 (20.45%) DHCP
5 18 (20.45%) DNS
6 17 (19.32%) Wi-Fi
7 14 (15.91%) Ethernet
7 14 (15.91%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (13.64%) Wireless
8 12 (13.64%) SAN
9 11 (12.50%) Internet
9 11 (12.50%) ADSL
10 10 (11.36%) VPN
11 7 (7.95%) Network Security
12 6 (6.82%) BIG-IP
12 6 (6.82%) VoIP
13 5 (5.68%) IPsec
13 5 (5.68%) VLAN
13 5 (5.68%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.68%) Data Mining
3 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.27%) PVCS
2 2 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 14 (15.91%) Telecoms
2 9 (10.23%) Billing
3 8 (9.09%) Finance
4 3 (3.41%) French Language
5 2 (2.27%) Electronics
5 2 (2.27%) Retail
6 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (23.86%) Analyst
2 17 (19.32%) Network Engineer
3 11 (12.50%) Administrator
4 10 (11.36%) Network Analyst
5 9 (10.23%) Project Manager
5 9 (10.23%) Support Analyst
5 9 (10.23%) Network Administrator
6 8 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
7 6 (6.82%) Network Support
7 6 (6.82%) Technical Support
8 5 (5.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) Security Analyst
8 5 (5.68%) Network Manager
8 5 (5.68%) Technical Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) Network Project Manager
8 5 (5.68%) IT Security Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) Network Support Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) Support Engineer
10 3 (3.41%) Junior
10 3 (3.41%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.41%) Web Services
2 2 (2.27%) COM
3 1 (1.14%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.23%) Mathematics
2 5 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.68%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.27%) Cryptography
3 2 (2.27%) PKI
3 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.14%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (31.82%) Windows
2 9 (10.23%) Windows 7
3 6 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (5.68%) Windows 8
5 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.27%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (2.27%) CentOS
6 2 (2.27%) Nucleus RTOS
6 2 (2.27%) Windows CE
7 1 (1.14%) UNIX
7 1 (1.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (34.09%) ITIL
2 22 (25.00%) Project Management
3 19 (21.59%) PRINCE2
4 15 (17.05%) Line Management
5 11 (12.50%) ITIL V3
6 10 (11.36%) Incident Management
7 8 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (6.82%) Data Security
8 6 (6.82%) Network Load Balancing
8 6 (6.82%) Embedded Software Development
8 6 (6.82%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (5.68%) Validation
9 5 (5.68%) Service Delivery
9 5 (5.68%) PRINCE
10 4 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (4.55%) Coaching
11 3 (3.41%) Mentoring
11 3 (3.41%) Scrum
11 3 (3.41%) Software Engineering
11 3 (3.41%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.64%) C
2 6 (6.82%) C++
2 6 (6.82%) SQL
3 4 (4.55%) C#
4 3 (3.41%) Perl
4 3 (3.41%) T-SQL
4 3 (3.41%) Embedded C
4 3 (3.41%) Embedded C++
5 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (34.09%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (26.14%) CCNP
3 12 (13.64%) CCNA
4 8 (9.09%) CCIE
5 7 (7.95%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (6.82%) Degree
7 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (5.68%) MCSA
8 4 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (3.41%) MCSE
9 3 (3.41%) CCSP
9 3 (3.41%) CISSP
10 2 (2.27%) MCP
10 2 (2.27%) HND
10 2 (2.27%) PMP
10 2 (2.27%) PMI Certification
10 2 (2.27%) CISA
10 2 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (2.27%) CISMP
11 1 (1.14%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.68%) SLA
1 5 (5.68%) PCI DSS
2 4 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.27%) ISO 9000
4 1 (1.14%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.14%) BS25999
System Software
1 24 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 10 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.55%) XenApp
3 4 (4.55%) vSphere
4 2 (2.27%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.27%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.27%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.14%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (6.82%) SCSM
2 4 (4.55%) Nagios
3 3 (3.41%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.41%) SCOM
3 3 (3.41%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (2.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (2.27%) Cacti
4 2 (2.27%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.14%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.14%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 36 (40.91%) Cisco
2 28 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 17 (19.32%) BT
4 14 (15.91%) VMware
5 9 (10.23%) HP
5 9 (10.23%) Citrix
6 8 (9.09%) Juniper
7 6 (6.82%) CheckPoint
8 4 (4.55%) Symantec
8 4 (4.55%) NetApp
9 3 (3.41%) CA
9 3 (3.41%) SonicWALL
9 3 (3.41%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.27%) Draytek
10 2 (2.27%) Mitel
10 2 (2.27%) Fortinet
10 2 (2.27%) EMC
10 2 (2.27%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.27%) NEC
10 2 (2.27%) Avaya
Horsham, West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Resource Management
Salary: Excellent Salary & Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey, Sussex, Reigate, Crawley, Epsom,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30,000 to £45,000 + generous bonus + bens
Posted: 14 days ago
Crawley
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago