Period
to 19 October 2018

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

Wide Area Network (WAN)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 108 88
Rank change year-on-year +4 -20 +41
Permanent jobs citing WAN 44 23 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.96% 1.20% 2.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.53% 16.31% 16.91%
Number of salaries quoted 42 22 47
East Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £38,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.38% -14.44% +10.43%
10th Percentile £41,250 £25,950 £35,150
90th Percentile £54,500 £45,000 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +5.88%

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 251 141 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 11.20% 7.34% 13.35%
Number of salaries quoted 234 136 264
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,253
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -0.60% +15.76%
10th Percentile £35,000 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,125 £56,250 £68,375
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%

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 19 October 2018.

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 19 October 2018. 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 +15 43 £47,500 +23.38% 5
Hastings +3 1 £42,500 -16.26%
WAN
South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for WAN.

1 35 (79.55%) Data Centre
2 31 (70.45%) LAN
3 28 (63.64%) Cisco
4 22 (50.00%) Driving Licence
4 22 (50.00%) Unified Communications
5 21 (47.73%) Firewall
6 20 (45.45%) Presales
7 18 (40.91%) Degree
7 18 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (40.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 16 (36.36%) CCNP
8 16 (36.36%) CCNA
9 15 (34.09%) Palo Alto
10 14 (31.82%) CCIE
10 14 (31.82%) Windows
10 14 (31.82%) Windows Server
11 13 (29.55%) Linux
11 13 (29.55%) FreeBSD
11 13 (29.55%) DNA
11 13 (29.55%) SMTP
11 13 (29.55%) BGP
11 13 (29.55%) L2TP
11 13 (29.55%) MPLS
11 13 (29.55%) SonicWALL
12 10 (22.73%) Project Management
12 10 (22.73%) ITIL
13 8 (18.18%) PMO
14 7 (15.91%) People Management
14 7 (15.91%) Wireless
15 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP

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 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (2.27%) IIS
1 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.27%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.27%) IaaS
1 1 (2.27%) PaaS
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (70.45%) LAN
2 22 (50.00%) Unified Communications
3 21 (47.73%) Firewall
4 13 (29.55%) BGP
4 13 (29.55%) L2TP
4 13 (29.55%) MPLS
4 13 (29.55%) SMTP
5 7 (15.91%) Wireless
6 6 (13.64%) DNS
6 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
7 5 (11.36%) VPN
8 4 (9.09%) HTTP
8 4 (9.09%) VoIP
8 4 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (6.82%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (6.82%) Network Security
10 2 (4.55%) Cisco Firepower
10 2 (4.55%) DHCP
11 1 (2.27%) NAS
11 1 (2.27%) SSL
General
1 5 (11.36%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (45.45%) Project Manager
2 18 (40.91%) Network Engineer
3 10 (22.73%) Senior Network Engineer
4 8 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) Cisco Project Manager
5 6 (13.64%) Security Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Network Security Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Unified Communications Manager
7 4 (9.09%) Senior Manager
7 4 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (6.82%) Network Manager
8 3 (6.82%) Network Project Manager
8 3 (6.82%) Network Services Manager
9 2 (4.55%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) Firewall Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) Senior Firewall Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (79.55%) Data Centre
2 22 (50.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Clustering
4 1 (2.27%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) PKI
4 1 (2.27%) Replication
4 1 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.82%) Windows
1 14 (31.82%) Windows Server
2 13 (29.55%) FreeBSD
2 13 (29.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) Presales
2 18 (40.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 13 (29.55%) DNA
4 10 (22.73%) ITIL
4 10 (22.73%) Project Management
5 7 (15.91%) People Management
6 4 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 4 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 4 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
6 4 (9.09%) Time Management
7 3 (6.82%) Analytics
7 3 (6.82%) Quality Management
8 2 (4.55%) Collaborative Working
8 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.55%) Process Improvement
9 1 (2.27%) Data Protection
9 1 (2.27%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 18 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
1 18 (40.91%) Degree
2 16 (36.36%) CCNA
2 16 (36.36%) CCNP
3 14 (31.82%) CCIE
4 2 (4.55%) CCDP
5 1 (2.27%) CCDA
5 1 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.27%) MCSE
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.18%) PMO
2 4 (9.09%) GDPR
2 4 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (9.09%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 28 (63.64%) Cisco
2 15 (34.09%) Palo Alto
3 13 (29.55%) SonicWALL
4 6 (13.64%) Juniper
5 5 (11.36%) HP
6 4 (9.09%) Barracuda Networks
7 3 (6.82%) VMware
8 2 (4.55%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.55%) Meraki
9 1 (2.27%) 3PAR
9 1 (2.27%) Avaya
9 1 (2.27%) Citrix
9 1 (2.27%) EMC
9 1 (2.27%) F5
9 1 (2.27%) Ivanti
9 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.27%) Remedy