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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 40 40 34
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing WAN 74 74 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 6.03% 5.34% 6.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.36% 23.64% 27.99%
Number of salaries quoted 72 63 76
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -
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
236 313 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.22% 22.58% 21.47%
Number of salaries quoted 200 277 276
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 5 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 5 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 -5 36 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Worthing -1 12 £45,000 +12.50%
Horsham -9 7 £35,000 - 1
East Grinstead +7 5 £35,000 -36.36%
Gatwick - 3 £27,000 -
Haywards Heath -3 1 £40,000 +37.93%
Burgess Hill -7 1 £25,500 -7.27%
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 100 (90.09%) LAN
2 65 (58.56%) Windows
3 64 (57.66%) Active Directory
3 64 (57.66%) Firewall
4 58 (52.25%) Cisco
5 56 (50.45%) Microsoft
6 49 (44.14%) VMware
7 39 (35.14%) TCP/IP
8 37 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 36 (32.43%) Cisco Certification
10 35 (31.53%) Windows Server 2008
11 33 (29.73%) DNS
11 33 (29.73%) SAN
12 31 (27.93%) Citrix
12 31 (27.93%) MS Exchange
13 29 (26.13%) CCNP
14 27 (24.32%) Finance
15 26 (23.42%) DHCP
16 25 (22.52%) Lync
17 24 (21.62%) Load Balancing
18 23 (20.72%) ITIL
19 20 (18.02%) SQL Server
19 20 (18.02%) Windows 7
20 19 (17.12%) Exchange Server 2010
20 19 (17.12%) MPLS
21 18 (16.22%) VPN
21 18 (16.22%) Cisco ASA
22 17 (15.32%) High Availability
22 17 (15.32%) HP
22 17 (15.32%) IIS

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 31 (27.93%) MS Exchange
2 25 (22.52%) Lync
3 19 (17.12%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (15.32%) IIS
5 14 (12.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 10 (9.01%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.80%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.80%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 14 (12.61%) MS Office
2 11 (9.91%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.70%) MS Project
4 1 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.70%) Office 365
2 2 (1.80%) Yammer
3 1 (0.90%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 100 (90.09%) LAN
2 64 (57.66%) Firewall
3 39 (35.14%) TCP/IP
4 33 (29.73%) DNS
4 33 (29.73%) SAN
5 26 (23.42%) DHCP
6 19 (17.12%) MPLS
7 18 (16.22%) VPN
7 18 (16.22%) Cisco ASA
8 17 (15.32%) Cisco Nexus
8 17 (15.32%) Wi-Fi
9 15 (13.51%) VoIP
10 12 (10.81%) Wireless
10 12 (10.81%) BIG-IP
11 11 (9.91%) VLAN
12 10 (9.01%) NAS
12 10 (9.01%) Internet
13 9 (8.11%) OSPF
13 9 (8.11%) BGP
13 9 (8.11%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.02%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.71%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 27 (24.32%) Finance
2 7 (6.31%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.90%) Back Office
3 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.90%) Advertising
3 1 (0.90%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 31 (27.93%) Analyst
2 23 (20.72%) Network Engineer
3 16 (14.41%) Support Analyst
4 15 (13.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 15 (13.51%) Senior Network Engineer
5 13 (11.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (9.91%) Information Analyst
6 11 (9.91%) Information Security Analyst
6 11 (9.91%) Security Analyst
7 10 (9.01%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 10 (9.01%) Desktop Support
7 10 (9.01%) Desktop Analyst
8 9 (8.11%) Team Leader
8 9 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support
9 8 (7.21%) Network Team Leader
9 8 (7.21%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 5 (4.50%) Support Engineer
10 5 (4.50%) Project Manager
11 4 (3.60%) Operations Manager
11 4 (3.60%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.61%) Web Services
2 13 (11.71%) .NET
3 2 (1.80%) WAP
3 2 (1.80%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.61%) Clustering
2 11 (9.91%) PKI
3 6 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.50%) Mathematics
5 4 (3.60%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.70%) Open Source
7 2 (1.80%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.80%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.80%) GIS
7 2 (1.80%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.80%) iPad
8 1 (0.90%) User Experience
8 1 (0.90%) FMCG
8 1 (0.90%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 65 (58.56%) Windows
2 35 (31.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (18.02%) Windows 7
4 16 (14.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (11.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (5.41%) Windows 8
7 5 (4.50%) Linux
8 3 (2.70%) Windows XP
8 3 (2.70%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (1.80%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.90%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (21.62%) Load Balancing
2 23 (20.72%) ITIL
3 17 (15.32%) Service Management
3 17 (15.32%) High Availability
4 16 (14.41%) Information Security
4 16 (14.41%) Line Management
5 14 (12.61%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (12.61%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (12.61%) Release Management
6 13 (11.71%) Business Continuity
7 12 (10.81%) Project Management
8 11 (9.91%) Network Monitoring
8 11 (9.91%) Software Delivery
9 9 (8.11%) Network Load Balancing
9 9 (8.11%) Performance Management
10 7 (6.31%) Security Management
11 6 (5.41%) Service Delivery
11 6 (5.41%) Infrastructure Management
11 6 (5.41%) WAN Optimisation
12 5 (4.50%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.41%) C
2 4 (3.60%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.80%) SQL
4 1 (0.90%) Perl
Qualifications
1 36 (32.43%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (26.13%) CCNP
3 15 (13.51%) CCNA
4 12 (10.81%) CISSP
5 11 (9.91%) CISA
5 11 (9.91%) CRISC
6 6 (5.41%) CCIE
7 3 (2.70%) MCSE
7 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.70%) Degree
8 2 (1.80%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.90%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.90%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.51%) SLA
2 10 (9.01%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.90%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.90%) BS25999
System Software
1 64 (57.66%) Active Directory
2 37 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (11.71%) Microsoft App-V
4 11 (9.91%) VMware ESX
5 6 (5.41%) Hyper-V
5 6 (5.41%) XenApp
6 5 (4.50%) Forefront TMG
6 5 (4.50%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (3.60%) vSphere
7 4 (3.60%) ISA Server
8 3 (2.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (12.61%) SCCM
1 14 (12.61%) SCSM
2 13 (11.71%) WSUS
2 13 (11.71%) ARCserve
3 5 (4.50%) SCOM
4 4 (3.60%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (1.80%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.90%) Nagios
6 1 (0.90%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.90%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 58 (52.25%) Cisco
2 56 (50.45%) Microsoft
3 49 (44.14%) VMware
4 31 (27.93%) Citrix
5 17 (15.32%) HP
6 16 (14.41%) CheckPoint
7 15 (13.51%) Dell
8 14 (12.61%) Sophos
8 14 (12.61%) SolarWinds
9 13 (11.71%) Lumension
10 12 (10.81%) Juniper
10 12 (10.81%) CA
11 11 (9.91%) BT
12 7 (6.31%) NetApp
13 6 (5.41%) Riverbed
14 4 (3.60%) 3PAR
14 4 (3.60%) 3Com
14 4 (3.60%) Mitel
14 4 (3.60%) Brocade
14 4 (3.60%) Symantec
Horsham, West Sussex
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + £4800 Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
West Sussex
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £55000 - £62000 Per Annum To £62k + Bonus + excellent b
Posted: 7 hours ago
Crawley
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago