Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
14 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 77 102 118
Rank change year-on-year +25 +16 -32
Permanent jobs citing WAN 11 33 25
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.15% 1.62% 1.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.80% 20.25% 11.52%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 25
Median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11% +14.65%
10th Percentile £53,750 £25,300 £35,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £64,500 £50,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +18.75%

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 125 163 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 13.03% 8.01% 9.75%
Number of salaries quoted 109 130 194
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,450 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for WAN in East Sussex

WAN
Salary Trend in East Sussex

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing WAN in East Sussex.

Salary trend for WAN in East Sussex

WAN
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Salary distribution for jobs citing WAN in East Sussex over the 6 months to 14 August 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 14 August 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
Brighton +39 4 £68,750 +83.33% 2
Hove - 1 £60,000 -
WAN
South East

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco
2 9 (81.82%) Juniper
2 9 (81.82%) Network Security
3 8 (72.73%) VMware
4 6 (54.55%) LAN
5 5 (45.45%) F5
5 5 (45.45%) VPN
5 5 (45.45%) MPLS
5 5 (45.45%) Finance
5 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (36.36%) IP Telephony
7 3 (27.27%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (27.27%) Wireless
7 3 (27.27%) DNS
7 3 (27.27%) ITIL
7 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
7 3 (27.27%) VoIP
7 3 (27.27%) WLAN
7 3 (27.27%) DHCP
7 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (27.27%) Azure
7 3 (27.27%) AWS
7 3 (27.27%) Network Architecture
7 3 (27.27%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (27.27%) NetScaler
7 3 (27.27%) FortiGate
7 3 (27.27%) Meraki
7 3 (27.27%) Hybrid Cloud

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) AWS
1 3 (27.27%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (81.82%) Network Security
3 6 (54.55%) LAN
4 5 (45.45%) MPLS
4 5 (45.45%) VPN
5 4 (36.36%) IP Telephony
6 3 (27.27%) DHCP
6 3 (27.27%) DNS
6 3 (27.27%) NetScaler
6 3 (27.27%) VoIP
6 3 (27.27%) Wireless
6 3 (27.27%) WLAN
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (18.18%) IGMP
7 2 (18.18%) iSCSI
7 2 (18.18%) Multicast
7 2 (18.18%) SAN
7 2 (18.18%) VLAN
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Architect
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco Architect
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco Solutions Architect
1 6 (54.55%) Juniper Architect
1 6 (54.55%) Solutions Architect
1 6 (54.55%) VMware Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco Network Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Cloud Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Network Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Security Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) Network Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) Security Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Network Security Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
1 3 (27.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 3 (27.27%) Hybrid Cloud
1 3 (27.27%) Public Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Architecture Roadmap
2 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (27.27%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) IT Strategy
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
2 3 (27.27%) Network Architecture
2 3 (27.27%) Server Virtualisation
2 3 (27.27%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Demand Management
3 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
3 2 (18.18%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CCIE
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) FortiGate
2 2 (18.18%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco
1 9 (81.82%) Juniper
2 8 (72.73%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) F5
4 3 (27.27%) Arista
4 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
4 3 (27.27%) Meraki