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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 66 95
Rank change year-on-year +5 +29  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 13 19 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 1.81% 2.15% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.08% 15.57% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 2
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +6.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £22,500 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £42,302 £40,550
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88%  

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

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Brighton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 48 122 130
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 6.69% 13.79% 14.57%
Number of salaries quoted 47 112 124
Median salary £35,000 £41,127 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.89% +17.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton citing WAN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN in Brighton

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 44 (100.00%) LAN
2 40 (90.91%) Cisco
3 36 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
4 35 (79.55%) Firewall
5 30 (68.18%) MPLS
5 30 (68.18%) VPN
5 30 (68.18%) DMVPN
6 23 (52.27%) Network Security
6 23 (52.27%) Wireless
7 22 (50.00%) CCNP
8 21 (47.73%) Windows
9 20 (45.45%) CCNA
10 19 (43.18%) DNS
10 19 (43.18%) DHCP
10 19 (43.18%) VLAN
11 18 (40.91%) IPv6
11 18 (40.91%) Ethernet
11 18 (40.91%) OSPF
11 18 (40.91%) BGP
11 18 (40.91%) DSL
11 18 (40.91%) Multicast
11 18 (40.91%) Meraki
11 18 (40.91%) Spanning Tree
11 18 (40.91%) Unicast
12 15 (34.09%) Cisco ASA
12 15 (34.09%) Palo Alto
12 15 (34.09%) Juniper
12 15 (34.09%) CheckPoint
13 14 (31.82%) Linux
14 13 (29.55%) VoIP

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 2 (4.55%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Office 365
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (100.00%) LAN
2 35 (79.55%) Firewall
3 30 (68.18%) DMVPN
3 30 (68.18%) MPLS
3 30 (68.18%) VPN
4 23 (52.27%) Network Security
4 23 (52.27%) Wireless
5 19 (43.18%) DHCP
5 19 (43.18%) DNS
5 19 (43.18%) VLAN
6 18 (40.91%) BGP
6 18 (40.91%) DSL
6 18 (40.91%) Ethernet
6 18 (40.91%) IPv6
6 18 (40.91%) Multicast
6 18 (40.91%) OSPF
6 18 (40.91%) Spanning Tree
6 18 (40.91%) Unicast
7 15 (34.09%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (29.55%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (6.82%) Retail
2 2 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (72.73%) Network Engineer
2 12 (27.27%) Data Network Engineer
3 10 (22.73%) Senior Network Engineer
4 9 (20.45%) Cisco Engineer
4 9 (20.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Network Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Principal Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Cisco Project Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Data Centre Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Data Centre Project Manager
7 2 (4.55%) DevOps Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) Linux DevOps Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (4.55%) Network Project Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Ubuntu Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) Unified Communications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.45%) HTML
2 2 (4.55%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 10 (22.73%) Driving Licence
3 9 (20.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.27%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 21 (47.73%) Windows
2 14 (31.82%) Linux
3 12 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.55%) Ubuntu
4 2 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (29.55%) ITIL
1 13 (29.55%) Presales
2 4 (9.09%) People Management
2 4 (9.09%) Project Management
2 4 (9.09%) Risk Management
2 4 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
3 3 (6.82%) DevOps
4 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.45%) Java
2 2 (4.55%) PHP
2 2 (4.55%) Python
2 2 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (50.00%) CCNP
3 20 (45.45%) CCNA
4 4 (9.09%) Degree
5 3 (6.82%) CCDE
5 3 (6.82%) CCDP
System Software
1 12 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (27.27%) FortiGate
2 3 (6.82%) Puppet
3 2 (4.55%) Ansible
4 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 40 (90.91%) Cisco
2 18 (40.91%) Meraki
3 15 (34.09%) CheckPoint
3 15 (34.09%) Juniper
3 15 (34.09%) Palo Alto
4 12 (27.27%) Fortinet
5 10 (22.73%) HP
6 9 (20.45%) Draytek
6 9 (20.45%) NETGEAR
6 9 (20.45%) Ubiquiti
7 2 (4.55%) VMware
8 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.27%) Mitel
8 1 (2.27%) Panasonic