Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 96 86
Rank change year-on-year -22 -10 +36
Permanent jobs citing WAN 28 33 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.26% 1.83% 2.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.67% 20.63% 20.49%
Number of salaries quoted 26 31 57
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% -14.44% +5.88%
10th Percentile £41,250 £30,000 £27,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £51,250 £70,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% -

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 221 160 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 9.95% 8.86% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 197 154 265
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +11.11%
10th Percentile £35,000 £25,725 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,500 £57,500 £70,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.30% +2.35%

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 August 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 20 August 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 -22 27 £45,000 +16.88% 1
Hastings +7 1 £42,500 -22.73%
WAN
South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 22 (78.57%) Cisco
2 21 (75.00%) Data Centre
3 19 (67.86%) Firewall
4 18 (64.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 16 (57.14%) CCNA
5 16 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (53.57%) Windows
6 15 (53.57%) LAN
7 14 (50.00%) Linux
7 14 (50.00%) CCIE
7 14 (50.00%) CCNP
7 14 (50.00%) Windows Server
8 13 (46.43%) Palo Alto
8 13 (46.43%) SonicWALL
8 13 (46.43%) MPLS
8 13 (46.43%) FreeBSD
8 13 (46.43%) DNA
8 13 (46.43%) SMTP
8 13 (46.43%) BGP
8 13 (46.43%) L2TP
9 8 (28.57%) Unified Communications
10 6 (21.43%) Presales
10 6 (21.43%) Driving Licence
10 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
10 6 (21.43%) DNS
11 5 (17.86%) HP
11 5 (17.86%) VPN
11 5 (17.86%) ITIL
11 5 (17.86%) Degree
12 4 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001

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 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (3.57%) IIS
1 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.57%) IaaS
1 1 (3.57%) PaaS
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (67.86%) Firewall
2 15 (53.57%) LAN
3 13 (46.43%) BGP
3 13 (46.43%) L2TP
3 13 (46.43%) MPLS
3 13 (46.43%) SMTP
4 8 (28.57%) Unified Communications
5 6 (21.43%) DNS
5 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
6 5 (17.86%) VPN
7 4 (14.29%) HTTP
7 4 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (7.14%) DHCP
9 2 (7.14%) Wireless
10 1 (3.57%) NAS
10 1 (3.57%) SAN
10 1 (3.57%) SSL
10 1 (3.57%) VoIP
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Network Engineer
2 9 (32.14%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Project Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Security Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Cisco Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Unified Communications Manager
6 1 (3.57%) 1st Line Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Incident and Problem Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Incident Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Lead Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Problem Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (21.43%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) PKI
3 1 (3.57%) Replication
3 1 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Windows
2 14 (50.00%) Linux
2 14 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 13 (46.43%) FreeBSD
4 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 13 (46.43%) DNA
3 6 (21.43%) Presales
4 5 (17.86%) ITIL
5 4 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (7.14%) Analytics
6 2 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.14%) People Management
6 2 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (7.14%) Quality Management
6 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
6 2 (7.14%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (7.14%) Time Management
7 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.57%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (3.57%) High Availability
7 1 (3.57%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 16 (57.14%) CCNA
1 16 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (50.00%) CCIE
2 14 (50.00%) CCNP
3 5 (17.86%) Degree
4 2 (7.14%) MCSE
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.57%) CCDA
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) GDPR
1 4 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 3 (10.71%) PMO
3 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 22 (78.57%) Cisco
2 13 (46.43%) Palo Alto
2 13 (46.43%) SonicWALL
3 5 (17.86%) HP
4 4 (14.29%) Barracuda Networks
4 4 (14.29%) Juniper
4 4 (14.29%) VMware
5 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.57%) 3PAR
6 1 (3.57%) Avaya
6 1 (3.57%) Citrix
6 1 (3.57%) EMC
6 1 (3.57%) F5
6 1 (3.57%) Ivanti
6 1 (3.57%) Remedy