Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 125 72
Rank change year-on-year +24 -53 -31
Permanent jobs citing LAN 53 16 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.08% 0.79% 3.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.60% 5.84% 18.78%
Number of salaries quoted 45 16 82
West Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £30,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.67% -36.84% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,350 £22,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £73,750 £62,250
South East median annual salary £42,250 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.63% -5.88% -5.56%

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 363 274 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 14.22% 13.58% 18.34%
Number of salaries quoted 320 239 359
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% +1.12%
10th Percentile £24,125 £22,400 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +1.12%

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 17 December 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 17 December 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
Crawley +28 19 £53,500 -17.69% 2
Worthing +4 12 £65,000 +100.00%
Gatwick -12 6 £60,250 -16.90% 1
Horsham 0 2 £33,750 +53.41% 1
East Grinstead -1 1 £31,500 +14.55%
Lancing - 1 £24,000 -
LAN
South East

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 44 (83.02%) WAN
2 35 (66.04%) Firewall
3 34 (64.15%) Cisco
4 29 (54.72%) Data Centre
5 25 (47.17%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (47.17%) VPN
6 24 (45.28%) Wireless
7 21 (39.62%) CheckPoint
7 21 (39.62%) CCNP
8 20 (37.74%) VMware
9 19 (35.85%) Load Balancing
10 18 (33.96%) VoIP
11 17 (32.08%) Cisco Nexus
12 16 (30.19%) SolarWinds
12 16 (30.19%) VLAN
13 15 (28.30%) CCNA
13 15 (28.30%) Citrix
14 14 (26.42%) MPLS
14 14 (26.42%) Disaster Recovery
15 13 (24.53%) IPsec
15 13 (24.53%) Cisco ASA
16 12 (22.64%) OSPF
16 12 (22.64%) BGP
16 12 (22.64%) SAN
16 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
17 11 (20.75%) NetApp
17 11 (20.75%) TCP/IP
17 11 (20.75%) VMware Infrastructure
17 11 (20.75%) Continuous Improvement
17 11 (20.75%) Network Monitoring

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 4 (7.55%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (9.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (9.43%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.09%) Office 365
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 44 (83.02%) WAN
2 35 (66.04%) Firewall
3 25 (47.17%) VPN
4 24 (45.28%) Wireless
5 18 (33.96%) VoIP
6 17 (32.08%) Cisco Nexus
7 16 (30.19%) VLAN
8 14 (26.42%) MPLS
9 13 (24.53%) Cisco ASA
9 13 (24.53%) IPsec
10 12 (22.64%) BGP
10 12 (22.64%) OSPF
10 12 (22.64%) SAN
11 11 (20.75%) TCP/IP
12 10 (18.87%) FCoE
12 10 (18.87%) HSRP
12 10 (18.87%) iSCSI
12 10 (18.87%) NAS
12 10 (18.87%) VRRP
13 9 (16.98%) Multicast
General
1 6 (11.32%) Banking
2 5 (9.43%) Advertising
3 3 (5.66%) Back Office
3 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.77%) Finance
5 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (47.17%) Network Engineer
2 9 (16.98%) Cisco Engineer
2 9 (16.98%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 7 (13.21%) NOC Engineer
3 7 (13.21%) Support Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) IT Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.66%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Consultant
6 3 (5.66%) IT Support
6 3 (5.66%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Citrix Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Network Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Principal Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Principal Network Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) 802.1X
1 1 (1.89%) LDAP
1 1 (1.89%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 29 (54.72%) Data Centre
2 8 (15.09%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (11.32%) BBC
4 3 (5.66%) Replication
5 2 (3.77%) iSeries
5 2 (3.77%) Mainframe
5 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.77%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.89%) CMDB
6 1 (1.89%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.89%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.87%) Windows
1 10 (18.87%) Windows Server
2 2 (3.77%) Linux
2 2 (3.77%) Unix
2 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.85%) Load Balancing
2 14 (26.42%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (20.75%) Continuous Improvement
3 11 (20.75%) Network Monitoring
4 9 (16.98%) ITIL
5 7 (13.21%) BCP
5 7 (13.21%) Business Continuity
5 7 (13.21%) Change Control
5 7 (13.21%) Network Design
5 7 (13.21%) Project Management
6 6 (11.32%) Mentoring
6 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (9.43%) Network Optimisation
8 4 (7.55%) Migration
9 3 (5.66%) Change Management
9 3 (5.66%) Information Security
9 3 (5.66%) Presales
9 3 (5.66%) Security Patching
9 3 (5.66%) Threat Detection
10 2 (3.77%) Converged Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.66%) C
2 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.77%) Python
2 2 (3.77%) SQL
3 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.89%) Perl
3 1 (1.89%) Ruby
3 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (47.17%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (39.62%) CCNP
3 15 (28.30%) CCNA
4 8 (15.09%) CCIE
5 6 (11.32%) CCDP
5 6 (11.32%) Degree
6 1 (1.89%) CCEA
6 1 (1.89%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.89%) JNCIS
6 1 (1.89%) MCP
6 1 (1.89%) MCSA
6 1 (1.89%) MCSE
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) GDPR
2 3 (5.66%) QA
3 2 (3.77%) ISO 22301
3 2 (3.77%) PMBOK
4 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (20.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (13.21%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (11.32%) Active Directory
3 6 (11.32%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.66%) XenApp
4 3 (5.66%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.89%) RHEV
5 1 (1.89%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (13.21%) vRealize
2 2 (3.77%) SCCM
3 1 (1.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 34 (64.15%) Cisco
2 21 (39.62%) CheckPoint
3 20 (37.74%) VMware
4 16 (30.19%) SolarWinds
5 15 (28.30%) Citrix
6 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
7 11 (20.75%) NetApp
8 7 (13.21%) EMC
9 6 (11.32%) Rackspace
9 6 (11.32%) Virgin Media
10 5 (9.43%) Juniper
11 2 (3.77%) Aruba
11 2 (3.77%) HP
11 2 (3.77%) Palo Alto
12 1 (1.89%) Draytek
12 1 (1.89%) EqualLogic
12 1 (1.89%) Ivanti
12 1 (1.89%) Meraki
12 1 (1.89%) Ruckus Wireless
12 1 (1.89%) SonicWALL