Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 88 122 72
Rank change year-on-year +34 -50 +45
Permanent jobs citing WAN 35 19 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.85% 0.94% 2.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.56% 11.66% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 34 17 49
East Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £29,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £58,500 £47,500 £59,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% -4.44%

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 225 163 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 11.92% 8.09% 14.33%
Number of salaries quoted 214 152 249
East Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £66,750 £55,000 £56,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +0.56%

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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 2019. 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 +25 32 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Hastings +1 1 £42,500 -16.26%
Lewes - 1 £38,500 - 1
WAN
South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 33 (94.29%) LAN
2 26 (74.29%) Data Centre
3 25 (71.43%) Driving Licence
4 24 (68.57%) Unified Communications
5 23 (65.71%) Presales
6 21 (60.00%) Degree
7 19 (54.29%) Cisco
8 12 (34.29%) Firewall
9 11 (31.43%) Project Management
10 10 (28.57%) ITIL
11 9 (25.71%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (25.71%) PMO
12 8 (22.86%) Wireless
12 8 (22.86%) People Management
13 6 (17.14%) Network Security
13 6 (17.14%) CCNA
13 6 (17.14%) VoIP
13 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
13 6 (17.14%) DNS
14 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2
14 5 (14.29%) Juniper
14 5 (14.29%) CCNP
14 5 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
14 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 4 (11.43%) Problem-Solving
15 4 (11.43%) GDPR
15 4 (11.43%) Strategic Planning
15 4 (11.43%) Time Management
15 4 (11.43%) Risk Management
15 4 (11.43%) Finance

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 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (2.86%) IIS
1 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.86%) IaaS
1 1 (2.86%) PaaS
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (94.29%) LAN
2 24 (68.57%) Unified Communications
3 12 (34.29%) Firewall
4 8 (22.86%) Wireless
5 6 (17.14%) DNS
5 6 (17.14%) Network Security
5 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
5 6 (17.14%) VoIP
6 5 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (11.43%) VPN
7 4 (11.43%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (8.57%) DHCP
8 3 (8.57%) HTTP
9 2 (5.71%) Cisco Firepower
9 2 (5.71%) MPLS
10 1 (2.86%) BGP
10 1 (2.86%) DWDM
10 1 (2.86%) L2TP
10 1 (2.86%) SMTP
10 1 (2.86%) SSL
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (65.71%) Project Manager
2 7 (20.00%) Cisco Project Manager
2 7 (20.00%) Unified Communications Manager
3 6 (17.14%) Senior Manager
3 6 (17.14%) Senior Project Manager
4 5 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Network Manager
4 5 (14.29%) Security Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (11.43%) Network Project Manager
5 4 (11.43%) Network Services Manager
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) IT Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) IT Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) IT Security Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (74.29%) Data Centre
2 25 (71.43%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Clustering
4 1 (2.86%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) PKI
4 1 (2.86%) Replication
4 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
1 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.86%) FreeBSD
2 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (65.71%) Presales
2 11 (31.43%) Project Management
3 10 (28.57%) ITIL
4 8 (22.86%) People Management
5 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 4 (11.43%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (11.43%) Risk Management
6 4 (11.43%) Strategic Planning
6 4 (11.43%) Time Management
7 3 (8.57%) Analytics
7 3 (8.57%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (8.57%) Quality Management
8 2 (5.71%) Collaborative Working
8 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (5.71%) High Availability
8 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.71%) Process Improvement
9 1 (2.86%) Decision-Making
Qualifications
1 21 (60.00%) Degree
2 9 (25.71%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (17.14%) CCNA
4 5 (14.29%) CCNP
5 2 (5.71%) CCDP
5 2 (5.71%) CCIE
6 1 (2.86%) CCDA
6 1 (2.86%) MCSE
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) PMO
2 4 (11.43%) GDPR
3 3 (8.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (8.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 19 (54.29%) Cisco
2 5 (14.29%) Juniper
3 4 (11.43%) HP
4 3 (8.57%) Barracuda Networks
4 3 (8.57%) CheckPoint
4 3 (8.57%) Palo Alto
5 2 (5.71%) Meraki
6 1 (2.86%) 3PAR
6 1 (2.86%) Avaya
6 1 (2.86%) Citrix
6 1 (2.86%) EMC
6 1 (2.86%) F5
6 1 (2.86%) Ivanti
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.86%) SonicWALL
6 1 (2.86%) VMware
6 1 (2.86%) WatchGuard