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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 65 38 46
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +8
Permanent jobs citing WAN 44 73 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.32% 5.51% 4.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.79% 26.35% 32.80%
Number of salaries quoted 41 61 57
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
262 277 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.79% 20.91% 13.25%
Number of salaries quoted 233 227 170
Average salary £36,000 £36,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.68% -19.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £48,500
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 24 July 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 24 July 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 - 18 £30,000 -
Worthing - 10 £47,500 -
Crawley -10 7 £25,000 -44.44% 3
East Grinstead +1 2 £37,750 -
Gatwick -9 2 £34,250 -0.72%
Littlehampton - 1 £37,500 -
Shoreham-by-Sea - 1 £19,000 - 1
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 110 (92.44%) LAN
2 63 (52.94%) Windows
2 63 (52.94%) Cisco
3 62 (52.10%) Firewall
4 58 (48.74%) Microsoft
5 53 (44.54%) Active Directory
6 52 (43.70%) Cisco Certification
7 43 (36.13%) CCNP
7 43 (36.13%) DNS
8 41 (34.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 40 (33.61%) Windows Server 2003
10 38 (31.93%) TCP/IP
11 35 (29.41%) Wi-Fi
12 34 (28.57%) DHCP
12 34 (28.57%) CCNA
13 29 (24.37%) ITIL
13 29 (24.37%) Finance
13 29 (24.37%) Project Management
14 28 (23.53%) SQL Server
14 28 (23.53%) Windows XP
15 27 (22.69%) PRINCE2
16 26 (21.85%) SQL
16 26 (21.85%) VPN
16 26 (21.85%) Windows 8
17 25 (21.01%) Windows Server 2012
17 25 (21.01%) MPLS
18 24 (20.17%) Windows 7
19 23 (19.33%) MS Excel
20 22 (18.49%) Network Load Balancing
21 20 (16.81%) Juniper

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 11 (9.24%) MS Exchange
2 8 (6.72%) IIS
3 7 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.52%) SAS
4 3 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.68%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.84%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.84%) iPlanet
6 1 (0.84%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (19.33%) MS Excel
2 12 (10.08%) MS Office
3 1 (0.84%) MS Project
3 1 (0.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 110 (92.44%) LAN
2 62 (52.10%) Firewall
3 43 (36.13%) DNS
4 38 (31.93%) TCP/IP
5 35 (29.41%) Wi-Fi
6 34 (28.57%) DHCP
7 26 (21.85%) VPN
8 25 (21.01%) MPLS
9 20 (16.81%) Internet
10 19 (15.97%) SAN
11 18 (15.13%) FTP
11 18 (15.13%) DMZ
12 15 (12.61%) BIG-IP
13 14 (11.76%) VoIP
14 12 (10.08%) Ethernet
15 8 (6.72%) Cisco ASA
16 7 (5.88%) VLAN
17 6 (5.04%) Unified Communications
18 5 (4.20%) ADSL
18 5 (4.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (24.37%) Finance
2 16 (13.45%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.68%) French Language
3 2 (1.68%) Back Office
4 1 (0.84%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.84%) Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (31.09%) Analyst
2 23 (19.33%) Network Engineer
3 18 (15.13%) Support Analyst
4 15 (12.61%) Network Analyst
5 12 (10.08%) Support Engineer
6 10 (8.40%) Desktop Support
7 8 (6.72%) Server Engineer
8 7 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (5.88%) Consultant
8 7 (5.88%) Team Leader
8 7 (5.88%) Support Team Leader
9 6 (5.04%) Junior Network Engineer
9 6 (5.04%) Systems Support Engineer
9 6 (5.04%) Senior Support Analyst
9 6 (5.04%) Network Manager
9 6 (5.04%) Junior
9 6 (5.04%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (5.04%) Systems Support
10 5 (4.20%) Project Manager
10 5 (4.20%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.68%) Web Services
2 1 (0.84%) COM
2 1 (0.84%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.88%) Clustering
2 5 (4.20%) Mathematics
2 5 (4.20%) EqualLogic
2 5 (4.20%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (3.36%) Open Source
4 1 (0.84%) Replication
4 1 (0.84%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.84%) PKI
4 1 (0.84%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 63 (52.94%) Windows
2 41 (34.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (33.61%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (23.53%) Windows XP
5 26 (21.85%) Windows 8
6 25 (21.01%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (20.17%) Windows 7
8 5 (4.20%) Linux
9 3 (2.52%) CentOS
10 1 (0.84%) UNIX
10 1 (0.84%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (24.37%) ITIL
1 29 (24.37%) Project Management
2 27 (22.69%) PRINCE2
3 22 (18.49%) Network Load Balancing
4 15 (12.61%) Data Security
5 6 (5.04%) Incident Management
6 5 (4.20%) Document Management
6 5 (4.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (3.36%) Embedded Software Development
7 4 (3.36%) Server Monitoring
8 2 (1.68%) Integration Testing
8 2 (1.68%) WAN Optimisation
8 2 (1.68%) ITIL V3
8 2 (1.68%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (1.68%) Software Engineering
8 2 (1.68%) Problem Management
8 2 (1.68%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (1.68%) Network Design
8 2 (1.68%) Service Management
8 2 (1.68%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 26 (21.85%) SQL
2 10 (8.40%) C
3 9 (7.56%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.36%) C#
4 4 (3.36%) C++
5 2 (1.68%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.68%) Embedded C
5 2 (1.68%) Embedded C++
6 1 (0.84%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 52 (43.70%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (36.13%) CCNP
3 34 (28.57%) CCNA
4 18 (15.13%) ITIL Certification
5 11 (9.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (5.04%) CCIE
7 4 (3.36%) SC Cleared
7 4 (3.36%) Security Cleared
7 4 (3.36%) MCSA
8 3 (2.52%) CCSP
8 3 (2.52%) MCITP
8 3 (2.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (1.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.68%) MCSE
9 2 (1.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.84%) CCDP
10 1 (0.84%) CISSP
10 1 (0.84%) MCP
10 1 (0.84%) CWNA
10 1 (0.84%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (15.97%) SLA
2 1 (0.84%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 53 (44.54%) Active Directory
2 18 (15.13%) Hyper-V
3 11 (9.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (5.88%) Xen
5 4 (3.36%) vSphere
6 2 (1.68%) XenApp
6 2 (1.68%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.68%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 15 (12.61%) SCSM
2 4 (3.36%) SCOM
3 2 (1.68%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (1.68%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.68%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.84%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 63 (52.94%) Cisco
2 58 (48.74%) Microsoft
3 20 (16.81%) Juniper
3 20 (16.81%) CheckPoint
4 14 (11.76%) VMware
5 10 (8.40%) BT
6 9 (7.56%) HP
7 8 (6.72%) Oracle
8 6 (5.04%) Citrix
9 5 (4.20%) Blue Coat
9 5 (4.20%) F5
10 4 (3.36%) Symantec
11 3 (2.52%) NetApp
11 3 (2.52%) Red Hat
12 2 (1.68%) Riverbed
12 2 (1.68%) SolarWinds
12 2 (1.68%) LANDesk
12 2 (1.68%) EMC
13 1 (0.84%) Dell
13 1 (0.84%) SAP
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 1 hour ago
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum + Car
Posted: 22 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Great Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago