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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 50 80 93
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +13
Permanent jobs citing WAN 79 60 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.71% 2.70% 2.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.41% 16.13% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 71 49 41
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £40,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
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
369 372 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 21.99% 16.76% 16.98%
Number of salaries quoted 293 268 311
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £31,037 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +16 27 £42,500 -10.52%
High Wycombe +5 20 £38,500 -30.00% 5
Aylesbury -2 6 £43,250 -42.33% 1
Marlow 0 4 £23,000 -42.50%
Chesham - 2 £26,500 -
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 92 (75.41%) LAN
2 80 (65.57%) Cisco
3 62 (50.82%) TCP/IP
4 55 (45.08%) Cisco Certification
5 50 (40.98%) Telecoms
6 45 (36.89%) VMware
7 43 (35.25%) Windows
8 41 (33.61%) Microsoft
9 39 (31.97%) Firewall
10 37 (30.33%) CCNP
11 36 (29.51%) CCNA
12 35 (28.69%) VMware Infrastructure
13 34 (27.87%) Active Directory
13 34 (27.87%) MS Exchange
14 33 (27.05%) ITIL
15 31 (25.41%) MPLS
16 30 (24.59%) Citrix
17 29 (23.77%) IPsec
18 27 (22.13%) Windows Server
19 26 (21.31%) OSPF
20 24 (19.67%) Finance
21 23 (18.85%) VoIP
22 22 (18.03%) DHCP
22 22 (18.03%) Wireless
22 22 (18.03%) BGP
22 22 (18.03%) French Language
22 22 (18.03%) German Language
22 22 (18.03%) IP Telephony
23 21 (17.21%) VPN
23 21 (17.21%) DNS

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 34 (27.87%) MS Exchange
2 16 (13.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (4.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (3.28%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (13.93%) MS Office
2 14 (11.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (8.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (7.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.82%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 20 (16.39%) Office 365
2 2 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.64%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 92 (75.41%) LAN
2 62 (50.82%) TCP/IP
3 39 (31.97%) Firewall
4 31 (25.41%) MPLS
5 29 (23.77%) IPsec
6 26 (21.31%) OSPF
7 23 (18.85%) VoIP
8 22 (18.03%) BGP
8 22 (18.03%) DHCP
8 22 (18.03%) IP Telephony
8 22 (18.03%) Wireless
9 21 (17.21%) DNS
9 21 (17.21%) VPN
10 19 (15.57%) SAN
11 15 (12.30%) Internet
12 12 (9.84%) Cisco ASA
13 11 (9.02%) Intrusion Detection
14 10 (8.20%) Unified Communications
14 10 (8.20%) VLAN
15 8 (6.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.20%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.74%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 50 (40.98%) Telecoms
2 24 (19.67%) Finance
3 22 (18.03%) French Language
3 22 (18.03%) German Language
4 11 (9.02%) Italian Language
4 11 (9.02%) Manufacturing
4 11 (9.02%) Marketing
5 10 (8.20%) Electronics
6 1 (0.82%) Billing
6 1 (0.82%) Legal
6 1 (0.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (14.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (13.11%) Analyst
3 14 (11.48%) Support Engineer
4 10 (8.20%) Mitel Engineer
4 10 (8.20%) Project Manager
5 9 (7.38%) IT Engineer
5 9 (7.38%) Mitel Support
5 9 (7.38%) VoIP Engineer
6 8 (6.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 8 (6.56%) Mitel VoIP Engineer
6 8 (6.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (6.56%) VoIP Support Engineer
7 7 (5.74%) Microsoft Engineer
7 7 (5.74%) Network Engineer
7 7 (5.74%) SOC Analyst
7 7 (5.74%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (4.92%) Desktop Engineer
8 6 (4.92%) Multilingual Support
9 5 (4.10%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (4.10%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.82%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.48%) Data Centre
2 12 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.84%) Management Information System
3 9 (7.38%) IVR
3 9 (7.38%) PACS
3 9 (7.38%) PMI
4 8 (6.56%) BYOD
4 8 (6.56%) Driving Licence
5 7 (5.74%) Security Operations Centre
6 6 (4.92%) Cybercrime
6 6 (4.92%) Tandem
7 5 (4.10%) Blackberry
8 3 (2.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (1.64%) iPad
9 2 (1.64%) NHS
10 1 (0.82%) Chip and PIN
10 1 (0.82%) EPoS
10 1 (0.82%) EqualLogic
10 1 (0.82%) Health Informatics
10 1 (0.82%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 43 (35.25%) Windows
2 27 (22.13%) Windows Server
3 13 (10.66%) Windows 7
3 13 (10.66%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (5.74%) Windows 8
4 7 (5.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (5.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (4.10%) Windows 10
6 4 (3.28%) Linux
6 4 (3.28%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (27.05%) ITIL
2 13 (10.66%) Network Design
3 11 (9.02%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (9.02%) Project Management
4 10 (8.20%) Change Management
4 10 (8.20%) Digital Marketing
4 10 (8.20%) PRINCE2
4 10 (8.20%) Programme Management
5 9 (7.38%) CRM
5 9 (7.38%) Incident Management
6 8 (6.56%) Migration
6 8 (6.56%) Network Monitoring
6 8 (6.56%) Security Operations
6 8 (6.56%) SIEM
7 7 (5.74%) Load Balancing
7 7 (5.74%) Protective Monitoring
8 6 (4.92%) ITIL V3
8 6 (4.92%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (4.10%) Information Security
9 5 (4.10%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.20%) SQL
2 1 (0.82%) C
Qualifications
1 55 (45.08%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (30.33%) CCNP
3 36 (29.51%) CCNA
4 13 (10.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (7.38%) PMI Certification
6 7 (5.74%) MCITP
7 6 (4.92%) Degree
7 6 (4.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (4.10%) MCSE
8 5 (4.10%) VCP5
9 4 (3.28%) CCSA
9 4 (3.28%) CEH
9 4 (3.28%) CISSP
9 4 (3.28%) GIAC
9 4 (3.28%) MCP
9 4 (3.28%) PMP
9 4 (3.28%) Security Cleared
10 3 (2.46%) CCSE
10 3 (2.46%) JNCIE
10 3 (2.46%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.11%) SLA
2 9 (7.38%) DICOM
3 3 (2.46%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.64%) SAS 70
5 1 (0.82%) HL7
System Software
1 35 (28.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (27.87%) Active Directory
3 16 (13.11%) XenApp
4 9 (7.38%) Hyper-V
5 7 (5.74%) Snort
6 5 (4.10%) XenDesktop
7 4 (3.28%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (2.46%) VMware ESX
8 3 (2.46%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.82%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (7.38%) SCOM
2 8 (6.56%) McAfee ePO
2 8 (6.56%) SCCM
3 2 (1.64%) WMI
4 1 (0.82%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 80 (65.57%) Cisco
2 45 (36.89%) VMware
3 41 (33.61%) Microsoft
4 30 (24.59%) Citrix
5 16 (13.11%) HP
6 14 (11.48%) Avaya
7 11 (9.02%) Mitel
8 10 (8.20%) CheckPoint
8 10 (8.20%) SAP
9 9 (7.38%) IBM
9 9 (7.38%) Intel Security
9 9 (7.38%) NetApp
10 8 (6.56%) 3PAR
11 7 (5.74%) Sourcefire
12 6 (4.92%) Juniper
12 6 (4.92%) WatchGuard
13 5 (4.10%) AppSense
14 4 (3.28%) Apple
14 4 (3.28%) F5
14 4 (3.28%) Palo Alto
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