Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 125 62
Rank change year-on-year +27 -63 -22
Permanent jobs citing LAN 48 28 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.12% 1.36% 4.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.05% 9.49% 23.15%
Number of salaries quoted 47 28 111
West Sussex median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% -15.00% +6.38%
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,425 £25,750
90th Percentile £69,250 £72,875 £60,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.39% -14.44% +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 252 295 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 11.11% 14.29% 17.89%
Number of salaries quoted 225 269 404
West Sussex median annual salary £43,500 £39,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.54% -17.89% +11.76%
10th Percentile £22,550 £23,625 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,750 £60,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +27 22 £57,000 +3.64% 6
Worthing +12 13 £65,000 +100.00%
East Grinstead - 3 £27,500 -
Horsham +6 2 £25,250 -22.31%
Gatwick -4 1 £42,500 -41.38%
LAN
South East

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 39 (81.25%) WAN
2 26 (54.17%) Cisco
2 26 (54.17%) VMware
3 24 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 23 (47.92%) Firewall
5 19 (39.58%) VPN
6 17 (35.42%) Windows
6 17 (35.42%) MPLS
7 16 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (31.25%) CCNA
9 14 (29.17%) Windows Server
10 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
10 13 (27.08%) VoIP
10 13 (27.08%) VLAN
10 13 (27.08%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (25.00%) GDPR
12 11 (22.92%) Video Conferencing
12 11 (22.92%) DNS
12 11 (22.92%) CheckPoint
13 10 (20.83%) CCNP
13 10 (20.83%) DHCP
13 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Office
13 10 (20.83%) Load Balancing
13 10 (20.83%) Network Design
13 10 (20.83%) VMware ESXi
13 10 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (20.83%) NetScaler
14 9 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
14 9 (18.75%) Rackspace

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 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.17%) IIS
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Office 365
2 2 (4.17%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 39 (81.25%) WAN
2 23 (47.92%) Firewall
3 19 (39.58%) VPN
4 17 (35.42%) MPLS
5 13 (27.08%) VLAN
5 13 (27.08%) VoIP
6 11 (22.92%) DNS
7 10 (20.83%) DHCP
7 10 (20.83%) NetScaler
8 9 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (18.75%) Wireless
9 3 (6.25%) SMS
10 2 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (4.17%) Telepresence
10 2 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (2.08%) ADSL
11 1 (2.08%) Ethernet
11 1 (2.08%) IMAP
11 1 (2.08%) Network Security
11 1 (2.08%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
General
1 9 (18.75%) Banking
2 5 (10.42%) Back Office
2 5 (10.42%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.33%) Finance
4 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 12 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 12 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 10 (20.83%) NOC Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) Support Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) IT Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) IT Support
6 5 (10.42%) VMware Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (8.33%) Network Manager
7 4 (8.33%) Network Project Manager
7 4 (8.33%) Project Manager
8 3 (6.25%) Citrix Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 24 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 11 (22.92%) Video Conferencing
3 9 (18.75%) BBC
4 4 (8.33%) iSeries
4 4 (8.33%) Mainframe
5 2 (4.17%) Driving Licence
5 2 (4.17%) Replication
6 1 (2.08%) CCTV
6 1 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 17 (35.42%) Windows
2 14 (29.17%) Windows Server
3 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (8.33%) Unix
5 3 (6.25%) Windows 10
5 3 (6.25%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.17%) Linux
6 2 (4.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (20.83%) Load Balancing
2 10 (20.83%) Network Design
3 8 (16.67%) BCP
3 8 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 6 (12.50%) ITIL
5 5 (10.42%) Project Management
6 4 (8.33%) Planning and Forecasting
6 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 4 (8.33%) Project Planning
6 4 (8.33%) Regulatory Compliance
6 4 (8.33%) Service Management
6 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.25%) Change Management
7 3 (6.25%) Converged Infrastructure
8 2 (4.17%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (4.17%) High Availability
8 2 (4.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.33%) C
1 4 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 4 (8.33%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) Python
3 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.08%) Perl
3 1 (2.08%) Ruby
3 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (31.25%) CCNA
3 10 (20.83%) CCNP
4 9 (18.75%) CCDP
4 9 (18.75%) CCIE
5 4 (8.33%) Degree
6 1 (2.08%) CCEA
6 1 (2.08%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.08%) MCP
6 1 (2.08%) MCSA
6 1 (2.08%) MCSE
6 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.00%) GDPR
2 4 (8.33%) PMBOK
3 3 (6.25%) ISO 22301
4 2 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 13 (27.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (20.83%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (18.75%) Active Directory
4 4 (8.33%) XenApp
4 4 (8.33%) XenDesktop
5 3 (6.25%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.08%) RHEV
6 1 (2.08%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (16.67%) vRealize
2 4 (8.33%) SCCM
3 2 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 26 (54.17%) Cisco
1 26 (54.17%) VMware
2 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
3 11 (22.92%) CheckPoint
4 9 (18.75%) Citrix
4 9 (18.75%) Rackspace
4 9 (18.75%) Virgin Media
5 8 (16.67%) EMC
5 8 (16.67%) SolarWinds
6 2 (4.17%) Apple
7 1 (2.08%) Aruba
7 1 (2.08%) Avaya
7 1 (2.08%) HP
7 1 (2.08%) Ivanti
7 1 (2.08%) Juniper
7 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.08%) SAP
7 1 (2.08%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.08%) Symantec
7 1 (2.08%) Veeam