Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for WAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WAN over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 116 68 122
Rank change year-on-year -48 +54 +7
Permanent jobs citing WAN 14 47 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 0.80% 3.12% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.85% 21.36% 7.10%
Number of salaries quoted 12 47 11
Brighton median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -10.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £30,125 £40,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £57,500 £72,471
East Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% -10.00% +5.26%

WAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Brighton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 129 220 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 7.35% 14.62% 10.49%
Number of salaries quoted 121 211 166
Brighton median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +33.33% -20.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £53,750 £62,500
East Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

Job postings citing WAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brighton.

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Brighton

WAN
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN in Brighton.

Salary trend for WAN in Brighton

WAN
Salary Histogram in Brighton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Brighton over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for WAN in Brighton

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for WAN.

1 14 (100.00%) LAN
2 10 (71.43%) Cisco
2 10 (71.43%) CCNA
2 10 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (50.00%) DHCP
3 7 (50.00%) DNS
3 7 (50.00%) Windows
3 7 (50.00%) Linux
3 7 (50.00%) VMware
3 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (42.86%) Driving Licence
4 6 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (42.86%) DevOps
4 6 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (42.86%) vSphere
4 6 (42.86%) Puppet
4 6 (42.86%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (42.86%) VLAN
4 6 (42.86%) VoIP
4 6 (42.86%) IIS
4 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 5 (35.71%) VPN
5 5 (35.71%) Firewall
6 4 (28.57%) Wireless
6 4 (28.57%) Change Management
6 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (28.57%) Network Planning
6 4 (28.57%) NetScout

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (42.86%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) LAN
2 7 (50.00%) DHCP
2 7 (50.00%) DNS
3 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 6 (42.86%) VLAN
3 6 (42.86%) VoIP
4 5 (35.71%) Firewall
4 5 (35.71%) VPN
5 4 (28.57%) BGP
5 4 (28.57%) EIGRP
5 4 (28.57%) HSRP
5 4 (28.57%) L2TP
5 4 (28.57%) OSPF
5 4 (28.57%) tcpdump
5 4 (28.57%) Wireless
5 4 (28.57%) Wireshark
6 1 (7.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 9 (64.29%) Analyst
3 6 (42.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 6 (42.86%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 6 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 6 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (42.86%) Network Analyst
3 6 (42.86%) Network Support
3 6 (42.86%) Network Support Analyst
3 6 (42.86%) Network Support Engineer
3 6 (42.86%) Support Analyst
3 6 (42.86%) Support Engineer
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Junior
5 2 (14.29%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Junior Security Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Security Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Driving Licence
1 6 (42.86%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
1 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
2 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) DevOps
2 4 (28.57%) Change Management
2 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (28.57%) High Availability
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Network Planning
3 2 (14.29%) Information Security
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) CCNA
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (28.57%) CCIE
2 4 (28.57%) CCNP
3 2 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (42.86%) vSphere
3 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (42.86%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco
2 7 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 4 (28.57%) NetScout
3 4 (28.57%) Riverbed
4 1 (7.14%) Acronis
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Trend Micro
4 1 (7.14%) Veeam