The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 69 92 64
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -28
Permanent jobs citing WAN 56 38 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.83% 1.98% 3.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.57% 10.67% 16.53%
Number of salaries quoted 48 29 71
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
WAN
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
338 356 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.05% 18.58% 22.08%
Number of salaries quoted 241 241 429
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

WAN
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Buckinghamshire region.

WAN Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

WAN
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

WAN
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +26 35 £35,000 +17.64% 2
High Wycombe -2 11 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Beaconsfield +7 3 £50,000 +19.04%
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing WAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WAN.

1 90 (94.74%) LAN
2 68 (71.58%) Cisco
3 42 (44.21%) Cisco Certification
4 37 (38.95%) Firewall
5 33 (34.74%) Windows
6 31 (32.63%) CCNP
7 29 (30.53%) Telecoms
8 27 (28.42%) CheckPoint
9 25 (26.32%) VPN
10 24 (25.26%) VoIP
10 24 (25.26%) Microsoft
10 24 (25.26%) SLA
11 23 (24.21%) Juniper
11 23 (24.21%) BGP
11 23 (24.21%) MPLS
12 22 (23.16%) Network Design
13 21 (22.11%) Wireless
14 19 (20.00%) OSPF
14 19 (20.00%) EIGRP
15 18 (18.95%) Network Security
16 17 (17.89%) WLAN
17 16 (16.84%) Wi-Fi
17 16 (16.84%) CCNA
18 15 (15.79%) F5
18 15 (15.79%) ITIL
18 15 (15.79%) Active Directory
19 14 (14.74%) MS Exchange
19 14 (14.74%) Frame Relay
19 14 (14.74%) ATM
20 13 (13.68%) Microsoft Certification

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing WAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (14.74%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.32%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (6.32%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (5.26%) IIS
4 4 (4.21%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.05%) SharePoint Foundation
6 1 (1.05%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.05%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (11.58%) MS Office
2 10 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.21%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 90 (94.74%) LAN
2 37 (38.95%) Firewall
3 25 (26.32%) VPN
4 24 (25.26%) VoIP
5 23 (24.21%) BGP
5 23 (24.21%) MPLS
6 21 (22.11%) Wireless
7 19 (20.00%) OSPF
7 19 (20.00%) EIGRP
8 18 (18.95%) Network Security
9 17 (17.89%) WLAN
10 16 (16.84%) Wi-Fi
11 14 (14.74%) ATM
11 14 (14.74%) Frame Relay
12 12 (12.63%) DWDM
12 12 (12.63%) X.25
12 12 (12.63%) SDH
12 12 (12.63%) DNS
12 12 (12.63%) DHCP
12 12 (12.63%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.21%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.05%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.05%) MSI
General
1 29 (30.53%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.26%) French Language
2 5 (5.26%) German Language
2 5 (5.26%) Spanish Language
3 4 (4.21%) Italian Language
3 4 (4.21%) Finance
4 2 (2.11%) Legal
4 2 (2.11%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (24.21%) Network Engineer
2 18 (18.95%) Architect
3 16 (16.84%) Analyst
4 13 (13.68%) Network Architect
5 12 (12.63%) Network Design Architect
6 8 (8.42%) Designer
6 8 (8.42%) Network Designer
6 8 (8.42%) Support Technician
7 6 (6.32%) Help Desk Analyst
7 6 (6.32%) Support Engineer
7 6 (6.32%) Security Engineer
8 5 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
8 5 (5.26%) Project Manager
8 5 (5.26%) IT Support
9 4 (4.21%) Technical Design Architect
9 4 (4.21%) Network Technical Architect
9 4 (4.21%) Technical Architect
9 4 (4.21%) Technical Support
9 4 (4.21%) Technical Design Authority
10 3 (3.16%) Security Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.05%) .NET
1 1 (1.05%) Middleware
1 1 (1.05%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.26%) Streaming Video
1 5 (5.26%) Streaming Media
2 4 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.11%) FMCG
3 2 (2.11%) PACS
3 2 (2.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.05%) NHS
4 1 (1.05%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (34.74%) Windows
2 12 (12.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (7.37%) Linux
4 7 (7.37%) UNIX
5 6 (6.32%) Windows Vista
6 5 (5.26%) Windows XP
7 4 (4.21%) Windows 7
7 4 (4.21%) Windows 8
7 4 (4.21%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.16%) Network Design
2 15 (15.79%) ITIL
3 8 (8.42%) Load Balancing
4 7 (7.37%) Network Management
4 7 (7.37%) Change Control
5 6 (6.32%) Project Management
5 6 (6.32%) Incident Management
6 5 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (5.26%) PRINCE2
6 5 (5.26%) Change Management
6 5 (5.26%) Time Management
7 4 (4.21%) Fault Management
7 4 (4.21%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (4.21%) Migration
8 3 (3.16%) Service Delivery
8 3 (3.16%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (3.16%) Supplier Management
8 3 (3.16%) People Management
8 3 (3.16%) Mentoring
8 3 (3.16%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.58%) SQL
2 4 (4.21%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.05%) C
3 1 (1.05%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 42 (44.21%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (32.63%) CCNP
3 16 (16.84%) CCNA
4 13 (13.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (11.58%) CCDP
6 10 (10.53%) CCSA
7 9 (9.47%) CCSE
8 8 (8.42%) CCDA
8 8 (8.42%) CCIP
9 5 (5.26%) MCSA
9 5 (5.26%) SC Cleared
9 5 (5.26%) Security Cleared
10 4 (4.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (4.21%) CCIE
11 3 (3.16%) MCDST
12 2 (2.11%) MCITP
12 2 (2.11%) Degree
12 2 (2.11%) MCP
12 2 (2.11%) MCSE
12 2 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (25.26%) SLA
2 3 (3.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.11%) HL7
3 2 (2.11%) DICOM
System Software
1 15 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 13 (13.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (7.37%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.21%) XenApp
4 4 (4.21%) XenDesktop
4 4 (4.21%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (4.21%) UAG
5 3 (3.16%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.05%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (4.21%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.11%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (1.05%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.05%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 68 (71.58%) Cisco
2 27 (28.42%) CheckPoint
3 24 (25.26%) Microsoft
4 23 (24.21%) Juniper
5 15 (15.79%) F5
6 13 (13.68%) VMware
7 11 (11.58%) Citrix
7 11 (11.58%) Aruba
8 9 (9.47%) Huawei
9 7 (7.37%) Symantec
9 7 (7.37%) McAfee
10 6 (6.32%) Blue Coat
11 4 (4.21%) Websense
11 4 (4.21%) Remedy
11 4 (4.21%) Nokia
12 2 (2.11%) Fortinet
12 2 (2.11%) Riverbed
13 1 (1.05%) SolarWinds
13 1 (1.05%) Kaseya
13 1 (1.05%) SonicWALL
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