Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 94 114
Rank change year-on-year -15 +20 +10
Permanent jobs citing WAN 22 41 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.07% 2.05% 1.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.10% 15.30% 11.24%
Number of salaries quoted 20 41 26
East Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £44,571
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +0.96% +8.05%
10th Percentile £29,000 £40,750 £26,200
90th Percentile £45,225 £57,500 £69,500
South East median annual salary £40,000 £44,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% -1.12% +11.25%

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 East Sussex with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 156 268 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 7.57% 13.39% 12.13%
Number of salaries quoted 146 258 250
East Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.23% +10.96% +4.29%
10th Percentile £25,875 £24,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £56,250 £67,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for WAN in East Sussex

WAN
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for WAN in East Sussex

WAN
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in East Sussex over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN in East Sussex

WAN
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -36 17 £40,000 -11.11%
Eastbourne - 2 £30,000 -
Hastings - 2 £50,750 -
Peacehaven - 1 £27,000 -
WAN
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for WAN.

1 22 (100.00%) LAN
2 16 (72.73%) Cisco
3 13 (59.09%) VMware
3 13 (59.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (54.55%) Windows
4 12 (54.55%) Windows Server
5 10 (45.45%) VoIP
5 10 (45.45%) Active Directory
5 10 (45.45%) Firewall
6 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
6 9 (40.91%) DNS
6 9 (40.91%) Data Centre
7 8 (36.36%) Unified Communications
7 8 (36.36%) DHCP
7 8 (36.36%) IIS
7 8 (36.36%) CCNA
7 8 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (36.36%) Project Management
8 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
8 7 (31.82%) ITIL
8 7 (31.82%) vSphere
8 7 (31.82%) Degree
9 6 (27.27%) Strategic Planning
9 6 (27.27%) VLAN
9 6 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (27.27%) Puppet
9 6 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (27.27%) DevOps
9 6 (27.27%) Driving Licence
9 6 (27.27%) People Management

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 8 (36.36%) IIS
2 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.64%) Office 365
3 2 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (9.09%) IaaS
3 2 (9.09%) PaaS
3 2 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (100.00%) LAN
2 10 (45.45%) Firewall
2 10 (45.45%) VoIP
3 9 (40.91%) DNS
3 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
4 8 (36.36%) DHCP
4 8 (36.36%) Unified Communications
5 6 (27.27%) VLAN
5 6 (27.27%) Wireless
6 4 (18.18%) Network Security
7 2 (9.09%) LDAP
7 2 (9.09%) SAN
8 1 (4.55%) PABX
8 1 (4.55%) SSL
8 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 9 (40.91%) Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) 3rd Line Support
2 8 (36.36%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Support Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Project Manager
4 6 (27.27%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 6 (27.27%) Network Analyst
4 6 (27.27%) Network Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) Network Support
4 6 (27.27%) Network Support Analyst
4 6 (27.27%) Network Support Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) Support Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Data Centre Project Manager
5 4 (18.18%) Network Project Manager
5 4 (18.18%) Network Security Manager
5 4 (18.18%) Security Manager
5 4 (18.18%) Security Project Manager
5 4 (18.18%) Unified Communications Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Data Centre
2 6 (27.27%) Driving Licence
2 6 (27.27%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.09%) PKI
4 1 (4.55%) Clustering
4 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (4.55%) Replication
4 1 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Windows
1 12 (54.55%) Windows Server
2 6 (27.27%) Linux
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Vista
4 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Project Management
2 7 (31.82%) ITIL
3 6 (27.27%) DevOps
3 6 (27.27%) People Management
3 6 (27.27%) Risk Management
3 6 (27.27%) Strategic Planning
4 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
5 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.09%) Information Security
5 2 (9.09%) Migration
6 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.55%) Converged Infrastructure
6 1 (4.55%) High Availability
6 1 (4.55%) IT Strategy
6 1 (4.55%) Presales
6 1 (4.55%) Proactive Monitoring
6 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) CCNA
1 8 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (31.82%) Degree
3 2 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.55%) CCDA
4 1 (4.55%) CCNP
4 1 (4.55%) MCSE
4 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (59.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 7 (31.82%) vSphere
4 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (27.27%) Puppet
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Cisco
2 13 (59.09%) VMware
3 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
4 5 (22.73%) HP
5 3 (13.64%) Dell
5 3 (13.64%) Mitel
6 2 (9.09%) Juniper
7 1 (4.55%) 3PAR
7 1 (4.55%) Acronis
7 1 (4.55%) AppSense
7 1 (4.55%) Avaya
7 1 (4.55%) Citrix
7 1 (4.55%) F5
7 1 (4.55%) IBM
7 1 (4.55%) Intel
7 1 (4.55%) Panasonic
7 1 (4.55%) Trend Micro
7 1 (4.55%) Veeam