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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 39 53 33
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -20
Permanent jobs citing WAN 76 58 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 6.40% 4.28% 6.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.76% 19.08% 31.34%
Number of salaries quoted 73 51 83
Average salary £43,750 £34,000 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.67% -23.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,450 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
232 304 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.55% 22.44% 22.07%
Number of salaries quoted 194 274 283
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,600 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +8 32 £42,500 +41.66% 2
Worthing +4 13 £45,000 +12.50%
Horsham -6 7 £35,000 +2.94%
Gatwick - 6 £36,000 -
East Grinstead +5 5 £23,500 -57.27%
Haywards Heath - 1 £40,000 - 1
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 110 (90.91%) LAN
2 77 (63.64%) Windows
3 69 (57.02%) Active Directory
3 69 (57.02%) Firewall
4 67 (55.37%) Cisco
5 63 (52.07%) Microsoft
6 58 (47.93%) VMware
7 45 (37.19%) VMware Infrastructure
8 44 (36.36%) TCP/IP
9 42 (34.71%) Windows Server 2008
10 40 (33.06%) Citrix
11 39 (32.23%) Cisco Certification
12 38 (31.40%) SAN
13 37 (30.58%) MS Exchange
14 32 (26.45%) DNS
15 31 (25.62%) CCNP
16 28 (23.14%) ITIL
16 28 (23.14%) Finance
16 28 (23.14%) Load Balancing
17 27 (22.31%) Lync
17 27 (22.31%) DHCP
18 24 (19.83%) VPN
19 22 (18.18%) SQL Server
19 22 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
20 21 (17.36%) Windows 7
20 21 (17.36%) SCCM
20 21 (17.36%) Service Management
21 20 (16.53%) IIS
21 20 (16.53%) HP
21 20 (16.53%) High Availability

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 37 (30.58%) MS Exchange
2 27 (22.31%) Lync
3 22 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (16.53%) IIS
5 17 (14.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 13 (10.74%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.48%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.65%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.65%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 15 (12.40%) MS Office
2 11 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.48%) MS Project
4 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.48%) Office 365
2 2 (1.65%) Symantec.cloud
3 1 (0.83%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 110 (90.91%) LAN
2 69 (57.02%) Firewall
3 44 (36.36%) TCP/IP
4 38 (31.40%) SAN
5 32 (26.45%) DNS
6 27 (22.31%) DHCP
7 24 (19.83%) VPN
8 20 (16.53%) Cisco Nexus
9 19 (15.70%) MPLS
10 18 (14.88%) Cisco ASA
11 16 (13.22%) Wi-Fi
11 16 (13.22%) VoIP
12 13 (10.74%) BIG-IP
13 12 (9.92%) Wireless
13 12 (9.92%) VLAN
13 12 (9.92%) NAS
14 10 (8.26%) BGP
14 10 (8.26%) OSPF
15 9 (7.44%) HSRP
16 8 (6.61%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.40%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 28 (23.14%) Finance
2 11 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.13%) Back Office
4 3 (2.48%) Publishing
5 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.83%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (26.45%) Analyst
2 23 (19.01%) Network Engineer
3 19 (15.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 17 (14.05%) Support Analyst
5 15 (12.40%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 14 (11.57%) Senior Network Engineer
7 11 (9.09%) Information Analyst
7 11 (9.09%) Information Security Analyst
7 11 (9.09%) Security Analyst
8 10 (8.26%) Desktop Support
8 10 (8.26%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 10 (8.26%) Desktop Analyst
8 10 (8.26%) Team Leader
9 9 (7.44%) Network Team Leader
9 9 (7.44%) Project Manager
9 9 (7.44%) 2nd Line Support
10 8 (6.61%) Infrastructure Manager
10 8 (6.61%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 5 (4.13%) Enterprise Architect
11 5 (4.13%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.22%) Web Services
2 15 (12.40%) .NET
3 2 (1.65%) SAP Basis
3 2 (1.65%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.05%) Clustering
2 11 (9.09%) PKI
3 5 (4.13%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.13%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.31%) BYOD
4 4 (3.31%) Mainframe
4 4 (3.31%) iSeries
5 3 (2.48%) Open Source
5 3 (2.48%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.48%) Fat Client
5 3 (2.48%) Thin Client
5 3 (2.48%) User Experience
6 2 (1.65%) GIS
6 2 (1.65%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.65%) iPad
7 1 (0.83%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.83%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 77 (63.64%) Windows
2 42 (34.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (17.36%) Windows 7
4 18 (14.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (13.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (6.61%) Linux
7 7 (5.79%) Windows 8
8 4 (3.31%) Windows XP
8 4 (3.31%) UNIX
9 3 (2.48%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (1.65%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (23.14%) ITIL
1 28 (23.14%) Load Balancing
2 21 (17.36%) Service Management
3 20 (16.53%) High Availability
4 17 (14.05%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (14.05%) Information Security
4 17 (14.05%) Project Management
5 16 (13.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 16 (13.22%) Release Management
6 15 (12.40%) Business Continuity
7 14 (11.57%) Line Management
8 12 (9.92%) Network Monitoring
9 11 (9.09%) Software Delivery
10 10 (8.26%) Network Load Balancing
10 10 (8.26%) Performance Management
11 8 (6.61%) WAN Optimisation
12 7 (5.79%) Agile Project Management
12 7 (5.79%) Security Management
12 7 (5.79%) Infrastructure Management
13 6 (4.96%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.61%) C
2 5 (4.13%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (32.23%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (25.62%) CCNP
3 16 (13.22%) CCNA
4 12 (9.92%) CISSP
5 11 (9.09%) CRISC
5 11 (9.09%) CISA
6 5 (4.13%) CCIE
7 4 (3.31%) Degree
8 3 (2.48%) MCSE
8 3 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.65%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.83%) JNCIS
10 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.57%) SLA
2 11 (9.09%) PCI DSS
3 4 (3.31%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.83%) BS25999
4 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.83%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 69 (57.02%) Active Directory
2 45 (37.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (12.40%) Microsoft App-V
4 13 (10.74%) VMware ESX
5 10 (8.26%) XenApp
6 7 (5.79%) XenDesktop
6 7 (5.79%) Forefront TMG
7 6 (4.96%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (4.96%) Hyper-V
8 5 (4.13%) ISA Server
9 4 (3.31%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (17.36%) SCCM
2 16 (13.22%) SCSM
3 15 (12.40%) WSUS
3 15 (12.40%) ARCserve
4 7 (5.79%) SCOM
5 4 (3.31%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (1.65%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 67 (55.37%) Cisco
2 63 (52.07%) Microsoft
3 58 (47.93%) VMware
4 40 (33.06%) Citrix
5 20 (16.53%) HP
6 19 (15.70%) CheckPoint
7 18 (14.88%) Dell
8 16 (13.22%) Sophos
9 15 (12.40%) SolarWinds
9 15 (12.40%) Lumension
10 14 (11.57%) Juniper
11 11 (9.09%) CA
12 9 (7.44%) BT
13 8 (6.61%) Riverbed
14 7 (5.79%) NetApp
15 5 (4.13%) Brocade
15 5 (4.13%) Symantec
15 5 (4.13%) 3Com
16 4 (3.31%) 3PAR
17 3 (2.48%) Dell KACE
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Overtime + Flexibl
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Montash
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago