Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for LAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LAN over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 66 44
Rank change year-on-year -60 -22 +29
Permanent jobs citing LAN 16 80 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.81% 3.65% 5.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.57% 19.90% 36.65%
Number of salaries quoted 16 83 148
West Sussex median annual salary £30,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.84% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £22,000 £25,750 £26,850
90th Percentile £73,750 £62,250 £67,500
South East median annual salary £41,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.65% -4.44% +12.50%

LAN 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 West Sussex with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 287 402 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 14.58% 18.34% 16.17%
Number of salaries quoted 247 332 354
West Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% - +16.88%
10th Percentile £22,000 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,250 £65,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,141
% change year-on-year -5.56% +1.95% +10.35%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing LAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in West Sussex

LAN
Salary Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAN in West Sussex.

Salary trend for LAN in West Sussex

LAN
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in West Sussex over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for LAN in West Sussex

LAN
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 21 January 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
Horsham -25 4 £22,000 -53.68%
Gatwick +6 3 £72,500 +48.72% 1
East Grinstead -1 2 £27,500 -26.67% 1
Crawley -30 2 £48,750 +2.63% 1
Worthing -14 1 £32,500 -
LAN
South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for LAN.

1 13 (81.25%) WAN
2 10 (62.50%) Windows
3 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (50.00%) Firewall
3 8 (50.00%) Wireless
4 5 (31.25%) Office 365
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
5 4 (25.00%) Cisco
5 4 (25.00%) Linux
5 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 4 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (25.00%) Juniper
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (25.00%) Network Design
5 4 (25.00%) Degree
5 4 (25.00%) SolarWinds
6 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
6 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
6 3 (18.75%) Information Management
6 3 (18.75%) PKI
6 3 (18.75%) Operations Management
6 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
6 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
6 3 (18.75%) Junos
6 3 (18.75%) Unified Communications
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (18.75%) 4G

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) WAN
2 8 (50.00%) Firewall
2 8 (50.00%) Wireless
3 4 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (18.75%) 3G
4 3 (18.75%) 4G
4 3 (18.75%) BGP
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (18.75%) Ethernet
4 3 (18.75%) IPsec
4 3 (18.75%) Junos
4 3 (18.75%) MPLS
4 3 (18.75%) OSPF
4 3 (18.75%) SAN
4 3 (18.75%) SSL
4 3 (18.75%) Unified Communications
4 3 (18.75%) VPN
5 2 (12.50%) DNS
5 2 (12.50%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Big Data
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) IT Support
2 3 (18.75%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (18.75%) 1st Line Support Technician
2 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (18.75%) First Line Help Desk Support
2 3 (18.75%) Help Desk Support
2 3 (18.75%) Help Desk Support Technician
2 3 (18.75%) Help Desk Technician
2 3 (18.75%) IT Support Technician
2 3 (18.75%) IT Technician
2 3 (18.75%) Juniper Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Support Technician
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Coordinator
3 2 (12.50%) Support Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 3 (18.75%) PKI
3 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
3 1 (6.25%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (18.75%) Unix
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Network Design
2 3 (18.75%) Change Control
2 3 (18.75%) Information Management
2 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
2 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
2 3 (18.75%) Migration
2 3 (18.75%) Operations Management
3 2 (12.50%) Adaptive Security
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 2 (12.50%) WAN Optimisation
3 2 (12.50%) Web Filtering
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Strategic Management
4 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) C
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) CCIE
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (12.50%) MCSE
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.25%) CCNP
4 1 (6.25%) JNCIS
4 1 (6.25%) MCDST
4 1 (6.25%) MCITP
4 1 (6.25%) MCSA
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco
2 4 (25.00%) Juniper
2 4 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (18.75%) F5
4 2 (12.50%) Barracuda Networks
4 2 (12.50%) Forcepoint
4 2 (12.50%) Palo Alto
5 1 (6.25%) Dell
5 1 (6.25%) EqualLogic
5 1 (6.25%) Mitel
5 1 (6.25%) SAP
5 1 (6.25%) VMware
5 1 (6.25%) WatchGuard