Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 117 75
Rank change year-on-year +8 -42 -27
Permanent jobs citing LAN 42 33 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.01% 1.54% 3.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 10.54% 22.25%
Number of salaries quoted 38 33 107
West Sussex median annual salary £48,750 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.88% -15.79% +5.56%
10th Percentile £26,950 £28,500 £29,050
90th Percentile £65,250 £55,750 £60,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +5.26%

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 252 313 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 12.08% 14.58% 17.47%
Number of salaries quoted 218 280 417
West Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -15.79% +11.76%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £64,125 £56,250 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +1.18%

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 19 July 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 19 July 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 +31 17 £57,000 +115.09% 3
Worthing +10 11 £55,000 +37.50%
East Grinstead - 6 £42,500 -
Gatwick +12 3 £42,500 -32.00%
Horsham -6 3 £29,500 +1.72%
LAN
South East

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 34 (80.95%) WAN
2 22 (52.38%) Windows
2 22 (52.38%) Firewall
2 22 (52.38%) VMware
3 19 (45.24%) Cisco
4 17 (40.48%) Data Centre
4 17 (40.48%) Windows Server
5 14 (33.33%) Citrix
5 14 (33.33%) VPN
5 14 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (28.57%) MPLS
6 12 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 12 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 12 (28.57%) CCNA
6 12 (28.57%) ITIL
7 10 (23.81%) VoIP
8 9 (21.43%) CCNP
8 9 (21.43%) DNS
8 9 (21.43%) DHCP
8 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
8 9 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (19.05%) Office 365
9 8 (19.05%) Windows 7
9 8 (19.05%) VLAN
9 8 (19.05%) Wireless
9 8 (19.05%) CCDP
9 8 (19.05%) CCIE
10 7 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery

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 6 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) Office 365
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 34 (80.95%) WAN
2 22 (52.38%) Firewall
3 14 (33.33%) VPN
4 12 (28.57%) MPLS
5 10 (23.81%) VoIP
6 9 (21.43%) DHCP
6 9 (21.43%) DNS
7 8 (19.05%) VLAN
7 8 (19.05%) Wireless
8 6 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (14.29%) NetScaler
9 4 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (7.14%) 802.11
10 3 (7.14%) IP Telephony
10 3 (7.14%) Network Security
10 3 (7.14%) SAN
10 3 (7.14%) SMS
10 3 (7.14%) WLAN
10 3 (7.14%) WPA2
11 2 (4.76%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
General
1 6 (14.29%) Banking
2 5 (11.90%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.52%) Back Office
3 4 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Network Engineer
2 7 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) NOC Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (11.90%) VMware Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (9.52%) IT Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) IT Support
5 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Network Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Network Project Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Project Manager
6 3 (7.14%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Citrix Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 17 (40.48%) Data Centre
2 6 (14.29%) BBC
2 6 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (9.52%) iSeries
3 4 (9.52%) Mainframe
4 3 (7.14%) Driving Licence
4 3 (7.14%) Mobile Computing
4 3 (7.14%) PDA
5 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.76%) Replication
5 2 (4.76%) User Experience
6 1 (2.38%) CCTV
6 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 22 (52.38%) Windows
2 17 (40.48%) Windows Server
3 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (19.05%) Windows 7
5 5 (11.90%) Unix
6 3 (7.14%) Windows 10
7 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
7 2 (4.76%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) ITIL
2 7 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (16.67%) Service Management
3 6 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 6 (14.29%) Network Design
3 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (11.90%) PRINCE2
4 5 (11.90%) Project Management
5 4 (9.52%) Change Management
5 4 (9.52%) Planning and Forecasting
5 4 (9.52%) Project Planning
5 4 (9.52%) Regulatory Compliance
6 3 (7.14%) BCP
6 3 (7.14%) Business Continuity
6 3 (7.14%) Converged Infrastructure
7 2 (4.76%) Information Security
7 2 (4.76%) Network Optimisation
7 2 (4.76%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) SQL
2 4 (9.52%) C
2 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (28.57%) CCNA
3 9 (21.43%) CCNP
4 8 (19.05%) CCDP
4 8 (19.05%) CCIE
5 6 (14.29%) Degree
6 1 (2.38%) CCEA
6 1 (2.38%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.38%) MCP
6 1 (2.38%) MCSA
6 1 (2.38%) MCSE
6 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.38%) PMP
6 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) GDPR
2 4 (9.52%) PMBOK
3 3 (7.14%) ISO 22301
4 2 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 12 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 9 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.90%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (9.52%) XenApp
4 4 (9.52%) XenDesktop
5 3 (7.14%) Hyper-V
5 3 (7.14%) vSphere
6 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) SCCM
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (7.14%) vRealize
3 2 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (4.76%) FortiGate
3 2 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.38%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (52.38%) VMware
2 19 (45.24%) Cisco
3 14 (33.33%) Citrix
4 12 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 6 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 6 (14.29%) Rackspace
5 6 (14.29%) Virgin Media
6 5 (11.90%) Palo Alto
7 3 (7.14%) EMC
7 3 (7.14%) SolarWinds
8 2 (4.76%) Apple
8 2 (4.76%) Aruba
9 1 (2.38%) Avaya
9 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (2.38%) SAP
9 1 (2.38%) SonicWALL
9 1 (2.38%) Veeam