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

Wide Area Network (WAN)
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 46 33
Rank change year-on-year -41 -13  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 21 74 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.95% 5.71% 7.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.43% 29.13% 32.94%
Number of salaries quoted 18 67 78
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £60,000 £60,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88%  

WAN is in the communications and computer networking 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 communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 169 254 252
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 15.68% 19.61% 21.30%
Number of salaries quoted 150 231 218
Median salary £42,500 £52,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.26% +16.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for WAN in West Sussex

WAN
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for WAN in West Sussex

WAN
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in West Sussex over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN in West Sussex

WAN
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 within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Haywards Heath - 7 £40,000 -
Horsham -13 6 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Crawley -16 4 £38,000 -34.48%
Gatwick -18 1 £70,000 +16.66%
WAN
South East

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

1 40 (95.24%) LAN
2 24 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 23 (54.76%) Cisco
3 23 (54.76%) Windows
4 21 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (47.62%) Firewall
6 19 (45.24%) Active Directory
7 15 (35.71%) CCNA
8 14 (33.33%) VMware
8 14 (33.33%) Windows Server
9 13 (30.95%) PowerShell
9 13 (30.95%) ITIL
10 12 (28.57%) Hyper-V
11 11 (26.19%) Office 365
11 11 (26.19%) DNS
11 11 (26.19%) Wireless
12 10 (23.81%) SCCM
12 10 (23.81%) DHCP
13 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
13 9 (21.43%) VBScript
13 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (21.43%) Juniper
13 9 (21.43%) SAN
14 8 (19.05%) Degree
14 8 (19.05%) Clustering
14 8 (19.05%) HP
14 8 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (19.05%) SaaS
15 7 (16.67%) Unified Communications
15 7 (16.67%) OSPF

WAN
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 (11.90%) IIS
1 5 (11.90%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.52%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.14%) MS Project Server
4 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (11.90%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.19%) Office 365
2 8 (19.05%) SaaS
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 40 (95.24%) LAN
2 20 (47.62%) Firewall
3 11 (26.19%) DNS
3 11 (26.19%) Wireless
4 10 (23.81%) DHCP
5 9 (21.43%) SAN
6 7 (16.67%) BGP
6 7 (16.67%) OSPF
6 7 (16.67%) Unified Communications
7 6 (14.29%) VPN
8 5 (11.90%) 3G
8 5 (11.90%) 4G
8 5 (11.90%) Cisco ICM
8 5 (11.90%) MPLS
9 4 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (9.52%) IPsec
9 4 (9.52%) Junos
9 4 (9.52%) NAS
9 4 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Support Engineer
2 11 (26.19%) Network Engineer
3 9 (21.43%) Cisco Engineer
4 8 (19.05%) Analyst
4 8 (19.05%) Cisco Support
4 8 (19.05%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 8 (19.05%) IT Support
4 8 (19.05%) Windows Engineer
5 7 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 7 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
6 6 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (14.29%) Support Analyst
7 5 (11.90%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (11.90%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 5 (11.90%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 5 (11.90%) IT Support Analyst
7 5 (11.90%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (11.90%) Voice Engineer
7 5 (11.90%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Clustering
2 6 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 5 (11.90%) IVR
4 4 (9.52%) PKI
5 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 3 (7.14%) Replication
5 3 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.38%) Fat Client
6 1 (2.38%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 23 (54.76%) Windows
2 14 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (11.90%) Windows 7
5 4 (9.52%) Windows 10
5 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.14%) Linux
6 3 (7.14%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.76%) Unix
7 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) ITIL
2 6 (14.29%) Change Control
3 5 (11.90%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (11.90%) Performance Improvement
3 5 (11.90%) Project Management
3 5 (11.90%) Web Filtering
4 4 (9.52%) Adaptive Security
4 4 (9.52%) Information Management
4 4 (9.52%) Load Balancing
4 4 (9.52%) Network Design
4 4 (9.52%) Operations Management
4 4 (9.52%) WAN Optimisation
5 3 (7.14%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 3 (7.14%) Data Security
5 3 (7.14%) Migration
5 3 (7.14%) Patch Management
5 3 (7.14%) Software Deployment
6 2 (4.76%) Mathematics
6 2 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.38%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.95%) PowerShell
2 9 (21.43%) VBScript
3 7 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (35.71%) CCNA
3 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (19.05%) Degree
5 7 (16.67%) MCSE
6 5 (11.90%) CCNP
7 2 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.38%) CCDP
8 1 (2.38%) CCIE
8 1 (2.38%) CCSA
8 1 (2.38%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (2.38%) CISA
8 1 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (2.38%) MCITP
8 1 (2.38%) MCSA
8 1 (2.38%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) SLA
2 3 (7.14%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (45.24%) Active Directory
2 12 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 8 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (7.14%) ISA Server
4 3 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.38%) Firmware
5 1 (2.38%) Squid
Systems Management
1 10 (23.81%) SCCM
2 5 (11.90%) Cisco UCCE
2 5 (11.90%) SolarWinds Orion
2 5 (11.90%) WSUS
3 4 (9.52%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (2.38%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.38%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.38%) WMI
Vendors
1 24 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 23 (54.76%) Cisco
3 14 (33.33%) VMware
4 9 (21.43%) Juniper
5 8 (19.05%) HP
6 5 (11.90%) Dell
6 5 (11.90%) Forcepoint
6 5 (11.90%) SolarWinds
6 5 (11.90%) Verint
7 4 (9.52%) Barracuda Networks
7 4 (9.52%) Citrix
7 4 (9.52%) F5
7 4 (9.52%) Palo Alto
8 3 (7.14%) CheckPoint
8 3 (7.14%) EMC
8 3 (7.14%) NetApp
9 2 (4.76%) BT
10 1 (2.38%) Brocade
10 1 (2.38%) CA
10 1 (2.38%) SonicWALL
Horsham, West Sussex
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