The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for WAN Optimisation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WAN Optimisation over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WAN Optimization
South East / West Sussex
Rank 97 105 101
Rank change year-on-year +8 -4  
Permanent jobs citing WAN Optimisation 3 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.28% 0.088% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.099% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 4
Median salary £62,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +17.64%  
UK excluding London median salary £58,750 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +23.68% +5.55%  

WAN Optimisation is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 932 1015 1007
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 88.43% 89.43% 87.57%
Number of salaries quoted 856 917 866
Median salary £47,250 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +9.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

WAN Optimisation
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex citing WAN Optimisation as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for WAN Optimisation in West Sussex

WAN Optimisation
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for WAN Optimisation in West Sussex

WAN Optimisation
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 WAN Optimisation within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gatwick - 3 £62,500 -
WAN Optimisation
South East

WAN Optimisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing WAN Optimisation 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 WAN Optimisation.

1 10 (100.00%) WAN
1 10 (100.00%) LAN
1 10 (100.00%) MPLS
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (80.00%) Adaptive Security
2 8 (80.00%) Palo Alto
2 8 (80.00%) Information Management
2 8 (80.00%) Network Design
2 8 (80.00%) PKI
2 8 (80.00%) Operations Management
2 8 (80.00%) Load Balancing
2 8 (80.00%) Barracuda Networks
2 8 (80.00%) SolarWinds
2 8 (80.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 8 (80.00%) Junos
2 8 (80.00%) Unified Communications
2 8 (80.00%) 4G
2 8 (80.00%) F5
2 8 (80.00%) Change Control
2 8 (80.00%) OSPF
2 8 (80.00%) BGP
2 8 (80.00%) DDNS
2 8 (80.00%) DSL
2 8 (80.00%) TACACS
2 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 8 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 8 (80.00%) Wi-Fi
2 8 (80.00%) Wireless

WAN Optimisation
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 10 (100.00%) LAN
1 10 (100.00%) MPLS
1 10 (100.00%) WAN
2 8 (80.00%) 3G
2 8 (80.00%) 4G
2 8 (80.00%) BGP
2 8 (80.00%) DDNS
2 8 (80.00%) DNS
2 8 (80.00%) DSL
2 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 8 (80.00%) IPsec
2 8 (80.00%) Junos
2 8 (80.00%) OSPF
2 8 (80.00%) SAN
2 8 (80.00%) SSL
2 8 (80.00%) TACACS
2 8 (80.00%) Unified Communications
2 8 (80.00%) Wi-Fi
2 8 (80.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Network Engineer
1 8 (80.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Juniper Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Network Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Network Technical Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 8 (80.00%) PKI
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Adaptive Security
1 8 (80.00%) Change Control
1 8 (80.00%) Information Management
1 8 (80.00%) ITIL
1 8 (80.00%) Load Balancing
1 8 (80.00%) Network Design
1 8 (80.00%) Operations Management
2 2 (20.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (10.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (80.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco Prime
1 8 (80.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (80.00%) Barracuda Networks
2 8 (80.00%) F5
2 8 (80.00%) Juniper
2 8 (80.00%) Palo Alto
2 8 (80.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (20.00%) Riverbed
4 1 (10.00%) Forcepoint