Period
to 24 January 2020

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 24 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
24 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 101 98 114
Rank change year-on-year -3 +16 -41
Permanent jobs citing WAN 25 35 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.36% 1.83% 0.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.37% 15.42% 11.73%
Number of salaries quoted 23 34 17
East Sussex median annual salary £29,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.00% +25.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £20,500 £37,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,500 £47,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -1.16%

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 174 227 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 9.45% 11.85% 8.17%
Number of salaries quoted 145 216 151
East Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £55,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.56%

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 24 January 2020.

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 24 January 2020. 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
Eastbourne - 11 £21,000 -
Lewes +2 3 £47,500 +23.38%
Brighton -22 3 £67,500 +35.00% 2
Hastings -6 1 £51,500 +21.18%
WAN
South East

For the 6 months to 24 January 2020, 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for WAN.

1 24 (96.00%) LAN
2 20 (80.00%) VMware
3 18 (72.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (68.00%) Windows
4 17 (68.00%) DNS
5 16 (64.00%) DHCP
6 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
7 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
8 11 (44.00%) C
8 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Office
8 11 (44.00%) ITIL
8 11 (44.00%) SQL
8 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Excel
8 11 (44.00%) Cisco
8 11 (44.00%) Management Information System
8 11 (44.00%) Change Management
8 11 (44.00%) Manufacturing
8 11 (44.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 11 (44.00%) Veeam
8 11 (44.00%) Windows 10
9 10 (40.00%) Firewall
10 8 (32.00%) Juniper
11 7 (28.00%) VPN
12 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
12 6 (24.00%) Azure
12 6 (24.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (24.00%) Network Security
13 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
13 5 (20.00%) WLAN
14 4 (16.00%) GAP Analysis

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 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (8.00%) IIS
1 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Office
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Azure
2 4 (16.00%) AWS
3 2 (8.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (8.00%) IaaS
3 2 (8.00%) PaaS
3 2 (8.00%) SaaS
4 1 (4.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (96.00%) LAN
2 17 (68.00%) DNS
3 16 (64.00%) DHCP
4 10 (40.00%) Firewall
5 7 (28.00%) VPN
6 6 (24.00%) Network Security
7 5 (20.00%) WLAN
8 4 (16.00%) MPLS
8 4 (16.00%) NetScaler
8 4 (16.00%) VoIP
9 2 (8.00%) SAN
9 2 (8.00%) Wireless
10 1 (4.00%) Broadband
10 1 (4.00%) IGMP
10 1 (4.00%) IP Telephony
10 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
10 1 (4.00%) Multicast
10 1 (4.00%) NAS
10 1 (4.00%) Skype
10 1 (4.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (44.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Police
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) 1st Line Support
1 11 (44.00%) 1st Line Support Technician
1 11 (44.00%) IT Support
1 11 (44.00%) IT Support Technician
1 11 (44.00%) IT Technician
1 11 (44.00%) Support Technician
2 5 (20.00%) Architect
2 5 (20.00%) Network Architect
2 5 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Cisco Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Cisco Network Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Cisco Solutions Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Juniper Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Juniper Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) VMware Architect
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) ICT Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (16.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (16.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (16.00%) Public Cloud
4 3 (12.00%) Clustering
4 3 (12.00%) PKI
5 2 (8.00%) e-Learning
5 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (8.00%) Replication
6 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (8.00%) Android
3 2 (8.00%) Linux
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Change Management
1 11 (44.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (16.00%) Architecture Roadmap
3 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (16.00%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (16.00%) IT Strategy
3 4 (16.00%) Network Architecture
3 4 (16.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 4 (16.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.00%) High Availability
4 2 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (4.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.00%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure as Code
5 1 (4.00%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (4.00%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) C
1 11 (44.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) CCIE
1 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 18 (72.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (4.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) VMware
2 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (44.00%) Cisco
3 11 (44.00%) Veeam
4 8 (32.00%) Juniper
5 4 (16.00%) Arista
5 4 (16.00%) F5
5 4 (16.00%) Meraki
6 3 (12.00%) Citrix
7 2 (8.00%) 3PAR
7 2 (8.00%) HP
7 2 (8.00%) MobileIron
7 2 (8.00%) Remedy
7 2 (8.00%) Virgin Media
8 1 (4.00%) Mitel
8 1 (4.00%) Panasonic