Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 101 86
Rank change year-on-year +17 -15 +36
Permanent jobs citing WAN 45 21 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 2.37% 1.24% 2.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.23% 22.34% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 43 20 40
Brighton median annual salary £47,500 £38,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.38% -14.44% -10.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £28,900 £38,575
90th Percentile £54,000 £42,750 £57,500
East Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £38,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +23.38% -14.44% +10.43%

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 212 94 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 11.18% 5.57% 13.62%
Number of salaries quoted 196 93 220
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% -6.10% +17.14%
10th Percentile £35,000 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £68,125 £55,000 £59,000
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,127
% change year-on-year +7.14% +2.12% +14.24%

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 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for WAN in Brighton

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for WAN.

1 35 (77.78%) Data Centre
2 32 (71.11%) LAN
3 29 (64.44%) Cisco
4 23 (51.11%) Driving Licence
5 22 (48.89%) Unified Communications
6 21 (46.67%) Presales
6 21 (46.67%) Firewall
7 18 (40.00%) Degree
7 18 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 17 (37.78%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (33.33%) CCNP
9 15 (33.33%) CCNA
9 15 (33.33%) Palo Alto
10 14 (31.11%) CCIE
11 13 (28.89%) SMTP
11 13 (28.89%) Windows
11 13 (28.89%) Linux
11 13 (28.89%) FreeBSD
11 13 (28.89%) DNA
11 13 (28.89%) MPLS
11 13 (28.89%) BGP
11 13 (28.89%) L2TP
11 13 (28.89%) SonicWALL
11 13 (28.89%) Windows Server
12 10 (22.22%) Project Management
12 10 (22.22%) ITIL
13 8 (17.78%) PMO
13 8 (17.78%) People Management
14 7 (15.56%) Wireless
14 7 (15.56%) Juniper

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:

Communications & Networking
1 32 (71.11%) LAN
2 22 (48.89%) Unified Communications
3 21 (46.67%) Firewall
4 13 (28.89%) BGP
4 13 (28.89%) L2TP
4 13 (28.89%) MPLS
4 13 (28.89%) SMTP
5 7 (15.56%) Wireless
6 6 (13.33%) DNS
6 6 (13.33%) TCP/IP
6 6 (13.33%) VPN
7 5 (11.11%) HTTP
7 5 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (8.89%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (8.89%) Network Security
8 4 (8.89%) VoIP
9 2 (4.44%) Cisco Firepower
10 1 (2.22%) NAS
10 1 (2.22%) SAN
10 1 (2.22%) SSL
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (46.67%) Project Manager
2 18 (40.00%) Network Engineer
3 10 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
4 8 (17.78%) Cisco Engineer
5 7 (15.56%) Cisco Project Manager
5 7 (15.56%) Security Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Unified Communications Manager
7 4 (8.89%) Network Manager
7 4 (8.89%) Network Project Manager
7 4 (8.89%) Network Services Manager
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Manager
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Project Manager
8 2 (4.44%) Firewall Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) LAN/WAN Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Firewall Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (4.44%) Senior LAN/WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 35 (77.78%) Data Centre
2 23 (51.11%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.89%) FreeBSD
1 13 (28.89%) Linux
1 13 (28.89%) Windows
1 13 (28.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) Presales
2 18 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 13 (28.89%) DNA
4 10 (22.22%) ITIL
4 10 (22.22%) Project Management
5 8 (17.78%) People Management
6 5 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (11.11%) PRINCE2
7 4 (8.89%) Risk Management
7 4 (8.89%) Strategic Planning
7 4 (8.89%) Time Management
8 3 (6.67%) Analytics
8 3 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (6.67%) Quality Management
9 2 (4.44%) Collaborative Working
9 2 (4.44%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.44%) Process Improvement
10 1 (2.22%) Data Centre Operations
10 1 (2.22%) ITIL V3
10 1 (2.22%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 18 (40.00%) Degree
2 17 (37.78%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (33.33%) CCNA
3 15 (33.33%) CCNP
4 14 (31.11%) CCIE
5 2 (4.44%) CCDP
6 1 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) PMO
2 5 (11.11%) GDPR
2 5 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (11.11%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.22%) SLA
Vendors
1 29 (64.44%) Cisco
2 15 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 13 (28.89%) SonicWALL
4 7 (15.56%) Juniper
5 5 (11.11%) Barracuda Networks
5 5 (11.11%) HP
6 2 (4.44%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.44%) Meraki
6 2 (4.44%) VMware
7 1 (2.22%) EMC
7 1 (2.22%) Remedy