Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
West Sussex > Gatwick
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 48 12
Rank change year-on-year +16 -36 +15
Permanent jobs citing WAN 5 4 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 3.03% 1.55% 12.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.24% 11.11% 55.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 29
Gatwick median annual salary £59,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.60% +4.17% +122.22%
West Sussex median annual salary £54,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +36.25% -15.79% +11.76%

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 Gatwick with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Gatwick
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 29 36 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 17.58% 13.95% 21.63%
Number of salaries quoted 16 34 52
Gatwick median annual salary £42,500 £47,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.57% -10.48% +31.25%
10th Percentile £40,000 £35,375 £42,500
90th Percentile £59,125 £63,750 £62,250
West Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -11.11% +12.50%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

Job postings citing WAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gatwick.

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Gatwick

WAN
Salary Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN in Gatwick.

Salary trend for WAN in Gatwick

WAN
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Gatwick over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Salary histogram for WAN in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for WAN.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Palo Alto
3 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) VoIP
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) CCIE
4 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 2 (40.00%) BT
4 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (40.00%) JNCIS
4 2 (40.00%) JNCIP
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 2 (40.00%) Juniper
4 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (40.00%) OSPF
4 2 (40.00%) BGP
4 2 (40.00%) Broadband
4 2 (40.00%) CCDP
4 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (40.00%) User Experience
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (40.00%) Network Architecture
4 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gatwick 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) Broadband
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) OSPF
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) IT Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Network Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Firewall Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) WAN Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Voice Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (40.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (40.00%) IT Strategy
1 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (40.00%) Network Architecture
1 2 (40.00%) Network Optimisation
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Network Virtualisation
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CCDP
2 2 (40.00%) CCIE
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) JNCIP
2 2 (40.00%) JNCIS
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (40.00%) Aruba
3 2 (40.00%) BT
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) F5
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper