Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 80 94
Rank change year-on-year -33 +14 +31
Permanent jobs citing WAN 26 38 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 1.31% 2.55% 1.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.69% 23.31% 14.64%
Number of salaries quoted 25 36 35
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -53.33%
10th Percentile £27,800 £32,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,000 £66,250 £45,000
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -43.33%

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 177 163 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 8.91% 10.94% 13.20%
Number of salaries quoted 157 159 224
Brighton median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +18.57% -2.78%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £67,500
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +12.00% -

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 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for WAN in Brighton

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 23 (88.46%) Cisco
2 19 (73.08%) Firewall
3 16 (61.54%) CCNA
3 16 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (61.54%) Data Centre
4 15 (57.69%) CCIE
5 14 (53.85%) LAN
6 13 (50.00%) Windows
6 13 (50.00%) Linux
6 13 (50.00%) CCNP
6 13 (50.00%) BGP
6 13 (50.00%) L2TP
7 11 (42.31%) MPLS
7 11 (42.31%) SMTP
7 11 (42.31%) FreeBSD
7 11 (42.31%) DNA
7 11 (42.31%) Palo Alto
7 11 (42.31%) SonicWALL
7 11 (42.31%) Windows Server
8 8 (30.77%) VPN
9 6 (23.08%) DNS
9 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
9 6 (23.08%) ITIL
9 6 (23.08%) HP
9 6 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (19.23%) VMware
10 5 (19.23%) Wireless
10 5 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (15.38%) Change Management
11 4 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) SaaS
2 1 (3.85%) IaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (73.08%) Firewall
2 14 (53.85%) LAN
3 13 (50.00%) BGP
3 13 (50.00%) L2TP
4 11 (42.31%) MPLS
4 11 (42.31%) SMTP
5 8 (30.77%) VPN
6 6 (23.08%) DNS
6 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
6 6 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (19.23%) Wireless
8 4 (15.38%) HTTP
9 3 (11.54%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (7.69%) Cisco Wireless
10 2 (7.69%) EIGRP
10 2 (7.69%) HSRP
10 2 (7.69%) NAS
10 2 (7.69%) OSPF
10 2 (7.69%) tcpdump
10 2 (7.69%) Wireshark
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
1 2 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Network Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Security Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Lead Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Account Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Data Centre Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Network Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Network Services Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Unified Communications Manager
7 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Incident Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 16 (61.54%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Linux
1 13 (50.00%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) FreeBSD
2 11 (42.31%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) DNA
2 6 (23.08%) ITIL
3 5 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (15.38%) Change Management
4 4 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (11.54%) SDLC
6 2 (7.69%) B2B
6 2 (7.69%) B2B Sales
6 2 (7.69%) Business Development
6 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (7.69%) Commercial Awareness
6 2 (7.69%) Data Centre Operations
6 2 (7.69%) High Availability
6 2 (7.69%) Network Planning
6 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (3.85%) Process Management
7 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 16 (61.54%) CCNA
1 16 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (57.69%) CCIE
3 13 (50.00%) CCNP
4 2 (7.69%) MCSE
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) GDPR
1 4 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (15.38%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 23 (88.46%) Cisco
2 11 (42.31%) Palo Alto
2 11 (42.31%) SonicWALL
3 6 (23.08%) HP
4 5 (19.23%) VMware
5 4 (15.38%) Barracuda Networks
5 4 (15.38%) EMC
5 4 (15.38%) Juniper
6 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
7 2 (7.69%) Aruba
7 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
7 2 (7.69%) NetScout
7 2 (7.69%) Riverbed
8 1 (3.85%) Remedy