Period
to 24 April 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 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 75 66
Rank change year-on-year -44 -9 -10
Permanent jobs citing LAN 22 65 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.10% 3.01% 4.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.30% 17.62% 26.16%
Number of salaries quoted 17 61 101
West Sussex median annual salary £27,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.25% -15.79% +11.76%
10th Percentile £22,000 £25,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £63,750 £70,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +5.88%

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 265 369 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 13.22% 17.10% 15.72%
Number of salaries quoted 224 305 338
West Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11% +15.38%
10th Percentile £23,125 £25,750 £29,925
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,650 £66,250
South East median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £43,250
% change year-on-year +1.18% -1.73% +2.98%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
East Grinstead - 7 £27,500 - 3
Horsham -14 5 £22,000 -53.68%
Worthing -1 4 £67,500 +80.00%
Gatwick +9 2 - - 2
Crawley -6 2 £32,500 +18.18%
LAN
South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, IT jobs citing LAN 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for LAN.

1 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 15 (68.18%) WAN
3 11 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
4 10 (45.45%) Firewall
5 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
5 9 (40.91%) Windows 7
6 7 (31.82%) Office 365
6 7 (31.82%) Windows Server
6 7 (31.82%) Wireless
7 6 (27.27%) VMware
7 6 (27.27%) ITIL
7 6 (27.27%) SQL
8 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
8 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
8 5 (22.73%) Citrix
8 5 (22.73%) Degree
8 5 (22.73%) Palo Alto
8 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
9 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
9 4 (18.18%) Driving Licence
9 4 (18.18%) Windows 10
9 4 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (18.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 3 (13.64%) 802.11
10 3 (13.64%) Cisco
10 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (13.64%) VoIP
10 3 (13.64%) WLAN
10 3 (13.64%) SAN
10 3 (13.64%) Migration

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 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) Office 365
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (68.18%) WAN
2 10 (45.45%) Firewall
3 7 (31.82%) Wireless
4 4 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (13.64%) 802.11
5 3 (13.64%) IP Telephony
5 3 (13.64%) SAN
5 3 (13.64%) VoIP
5 3 (13.64%) WLAN
5 3 (13.64%) WPA2
6 2 (9.09%) Network Security
7 1 (4.55%) DHCP
7 1 (4.55%) DNS
7 1 (4.55%) Telepresence
7 1 (4.55%) VPN
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) IT Support
2 4 (18.18%) IT Support Technician
2 4 (18.18%) IT Technician
2 4 (18.18%) Support Technician
3 3 (13.64%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (13.64%) 1st Line Support Technician
3 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Coordinator
3 3 (13.64%) First Line Help Desk Support
3 3 (13.64%) Help Desk Support
3 3 (13.64%) Help Desk Support Technician
3 3 (13.64%) Help Desk Technician
3 3 (13.64%) IT Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Support
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Driving Licence
2 3 (13.64%) Mobile Computing
2 3 (13.64%) PDA
3 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 2 (9.09%) User Experience
4 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Windows 7
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server
4 4 (18.18%) Windows 10
5 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
6 2 (9.09%) Linux
6 2 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
3 3 (13.64%) Migration
3 3 (13.64%) Service Management
3 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (9.09%) Information Security
4 2 (9.09%) IT Strategy
4 2 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (9.09%) Network Architecture
4 2 (9.09%) Network Optimisation
4 2 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (4.55%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 1 (4.55%) Change Management
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.55%) Line Management
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Management
5 1 (4.55%) Process Improvement
5 1 (4.55%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.09%) CCDP
3 2 (9.09%) CCIE
3 2 (9.09%) CCNP
4 1 (4.55%) CCNA
4 1 (4.55%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 3 (13.64%) vSphere
4 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (9.09%) FortiGate
3 2 (9.09%) SCCM
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) VMware
2 5 (22.73%) Citrix
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) Palo Alto
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco
4 2 (9.09%) Aruba