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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 60 44 34
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -10
Permanent jobs citing WAN 46 61 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.15% 5.42% 6.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.09% 26.75% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 44 48 74
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
241 228 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 21.75% 20.27% 19.28%
Number of salaries quoted 222 196 228
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £56,500
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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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
Crawley +2 31 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Horsham -27 5 £52,500 +40.00%
Burgess Hill +4 4 £27,250 -0.90%
East Grinstead +6 3 £52,500 -12.50%
Worthing -6 2 £30,000 -25.00%
Chichester - 1 £45,000 -
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 78 (89.66%) LAN
2 41 (47.13%) Active Directory
3 37 (42.53%) Firewall
4 34 (39.08%) Windows
5 33 (37.93%) Cisco
6 31 (35.63%) TCP/IP
7 30 (34.48%) VMware
8 28 (32.18%) Microsoft
9 26 (29.89%) DNS
10 25 (28.74%) MPLS
10 25 (28.74%) VMware Infrastructure
11 21 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
11 21 (24.14%) DHCP
12 20 (22.99%) SAN
13 18 (20.69%) Citrix
13 18 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
14 16 (18.39%) MS Exchange
14 16 (18.39%) Project Management
15 15 (17.24%) Cisco ASA
16 14 (16.09%) Wi-Fi
16 14 (16.09%) ITIL
16 14 (16.09%) CCNP
16 14 (16.09%) Ethernet
17 13 (14.94%) CISSP
17 13 (14.94%) Telecoms
17 13 (14.94%) Information Security
18 12 (13.79%) PKI
18 12 (13.79%) Windows 7
18 12 (13.79%) BT
18 12 (13.79%) CISA

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 16 (18.39%) MS Exchange
2 11 (12.64%) Lync
3 9 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (10.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 9 (10.34%) IIS
4 3 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (6.90%) MS Office
1 6 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.60%) MS Project
3 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) Office 365
1 2 (2.30%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 78 (89.66%) LAN
2 37 (42.53%) Firewall
3 31 (35.63%) TCP/IP
4 26 (29.89%) DNS
5 25 (28.74%) MPLS
6 21 (24.14%) DHCP
7 20 (22.99%) SAN
8 15 (17.24%) Cisco ASA
9 14 (16.09%) Wi-Fi
9 14 (16.09%) Ethernet
10 12 (13.79%) ADSL
10 12 (13.79%) Internet
11 8 (9.20%) VLAN
12 7 (8.05%) Wireless
13 6 (6.90%) Cisco PIX
14 5 (5.75%) NAS
14 5 (5.75%) IPsec
14 5 (5.75%) IP Telephony
14 5 (5.75%) PBX
14 5 (5.75%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.64%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.20%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.30%) PVCS
1 2 (2.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (2.30%) Subversion
2 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (14.94%) Telecoms
2 8 (9.20%) Finance
3 2 (2.30%) Retail
3 2 (2.30%) Electronics
4 1 (1.15%) French Language
4 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (24.14%) Analyst
2 20 (22.99%) Network Engineer
3 15 (17.24%) Senior Network Engineer
4 14 (16.09%) Security Analyst
5 12 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (12.64%) Information Analyst
6 11 (12.64%) Information Security Analyst
7 8 (9.20%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (9.20%) Support Engineer
7 8 (9.20%) Project Manager
8 7 (8.05%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (8.05%) Support Analyst
9 6 (6.90%) Desktop Support
9 6 (6.90%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 6 (6.90%) Desktop Analyst
9 6 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 5 (5.75%) Network Project Manager
10 5 (5.75%) Network Manager
11 4 (4.60%) Infrastructure Manager
12 3 (3.45%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.34%) Web Services
2 8 (9.20%) .NET
3 2 (2.30%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.79%) PKI
2 9 (10.34%) Mathematics
2 9 (10.34%) Clustering
3 5 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.30%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.30%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.15%) FMCG
5 1 (1.15%) Open Source
5 1 (1.15%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.15%) User Experience
5 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.15%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 34 (39.08%) Windows
2 21 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (13.79%) Windows 7
4 11 (12.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (4.60%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (2.30%) CentOS
7 2 (2.30%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.30%) Nucleus RTOS
7 2 (2.30%) Linux
7 2 (2.30%) Windows Phone
7 2 (2.30%) Windows CE
8 1 (1.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (18.39%) Project Management
2 14 (16.09%) ITIL
3 13 (14.94%) Information Security
4 11 (12.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (11.49%) PRINCE2
5 10 (11.49%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (11.49%) Business Continuity
5 10 (11.49%) Line Management
6 9 (10.34%) Release Management
6 9 (10.34%) Load Balancing
6 9 (10.34%) High Availability
7 8 (9.20%) Security Management
7 8 (9.20%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (6.90%) Service Management
8 6 (6.90%) Service Delivery
9 5 (5.75%) PRINCE
9 5 (5.75%) Configuration Management
9 5 (5.75%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (5.75%) Infrastructure Management
9 5 (5.75%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.79%) C
2 4 (4.60%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.45%) C++
3 3 (3.45%) Perl
4 2 (2.30%) SQL
4 2 (2.30%) Embedded C
4 2 (2.30%) Embedded C++
5 1 (1.15%) C#
5 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (16.09%) CCNP
3 13 (14.94%) CISSP
4 12 (13.79%) CISA
5 11 (12.64%) CRISC
6 8 (9.20%) CCNA
7 7 (8.05%) Degree
8 5 (5.75%) CCIE
9 3 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (2.30%) PMP
10 2 (2.30%) PMI Certification
10 2 (2.30%) VCP4
10 2 (2.30%) HND
11 1 (1.15%) MCSE
11 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
11 1 (1.15%) CISMP
11 1 (1.15%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.49%) PCI DSS
2 4 (4.60%) SLA
3 3 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.30%) ISO 9000
5 1 (1.15%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.15%) BS25999
System Software
1 41 (47.13%) Active Directory
2 25 (28.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (9.20%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (5.75%) vSphere
4 5 (5.75%) VMware ESX
5 4 (4.60%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (3.45%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (3.45%) XenApp
6 3 (3.45%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.30%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.30%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.15%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (10.34%) SCCM
2 8 (9.20%) ARCserve
2 8 (9.20%) WSUS
2 8 (9.20%) SCSM
3 5 (5.75%) SCOM
4 4 (4.60%) Nagios
5 3 (3.45%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (2.30%) Backup Exec
6 2 (2.30%) Cacti
6 2 (2.30%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (1.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (1.15%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 33 (37.93%) Cisco
2 30 (34.48%) VMware
3 28 (32.18%) Microsoft
4 18 (20.69%) Citrix
5 12 (13.79%) BT
6 10 (11.49%) Dell
7 9 (10.34%) CA
7 9 (10.34%) Sophos
8 8 (9.20%) Lumension
9 7 (8.05%) HP
10 6 (6.90%) SolarWinds
11 5 (5.75%) NetApp
12 4 (4.60%) Brocade
13 3 (3.45%) Fortinet
13 3 (3.45%) Symantec
13 3 (3.45%) Avaya
13 3 (3.45%) Riverbed
14 2 (2.30%) Juniper
14 2 (2.30%) Red Hat
14 2 (2.30%) NEC
West Sussex
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago