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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 56 104 71
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -33
Permanent jobs citing WAN 85 29 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.72% 1.39% 2.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.91% 8.17% 14.03%
Number of salaries quoted 67 15 44
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
388 355 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.00% 17.02% 20.05%
Number of salaries quoted 301 277 309
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 2015. 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 47 £52,500 +40.00% 4
High Wycombe +23 27 £37,500 +87.50% 1
Princes Risborough - 4 £29,000 -
Aylesbury +7 1 - - 1
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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.

1 136 (93.15%) LAN
2 83 (56.85%) Cisco
3 76 (52.05%) Cisco Certification
4 70 (47.95%) CCNP
5 67 (45.89%) Firewall
6 56 (38.36%) Wireless
7 41 (28.08%) Data Centre
8 39 (26.71%) Windows
9 37 (25.34%) TCP/IP
10 33 (22.60%) VPN
11 31 (21.23%) DNS
11 31 (21.23%) Microsoft
12 30 (20.55%) DHCP
13 27 (18.49%) Change Management
14 25 (17.12%) CCNA
14 25 (17.12%) Active Directory
14 25 (17.12%) SLA
15 23 (15.75%) CheckPoint
16 22 (15.07%) Cisco ASA
17 21 (14.38%) Cisco Nexus
18 20 (13.70%) F5
18 20 (13.70%) Load Balancing
18 20 (13.70%) CCSA
19 19 (13.01%) Juniper
19 19 (13.01%) Network Security
20 18 (12.33%) Windows Server 2008
20 18 (12.33%) CCSE
21 17 (11.64%) MS Office
21 17 (11.64%) ITIL
22 16 (10.96%) MS Excel

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 8 (5.48%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (2.74%) CMS
3 4 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.74%) IIS
4 3 (2.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (11.64%) MS Office
2 16 (10.96%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.05%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.05%) MFGPRO
1 3 (2.05%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.37%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 136 (93.15%) LAN
2 67 (45.89%) Firewall
3 56 (38.36%) Wireless
4 37 (25.34%) TCP/IP
5 33 (22.60%) VPN
6 31 (21.23%) DNS
7 30 (20.55%) DHCP
8 22 (15.07%) Cisco ASA
9 21 (14.38%) Cisco Nexus
10 19 (13.01%) Network Security
11 16 (10.96%) OSPF
11 16 (10.96%) BGP
12 14 (9.59%) MPLS
13 13 (8.90%) VLAN
14 12 (8.22%) Spanning Tree
14 12 (8.22%) SAN
15 10 (6.85%) DMZ
15 10 (6.85%) FTP
15 10 (6.85%) TACACS
15 10 (6.85%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.16%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.68%) MSI
General
1 16 (10.96%) Finance
2 11 (7.53%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.74%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.37%) Automotive
4 2 (1.37%) Retail
5 1 (0.68%) Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (40.41%) Network Engineer
2 20 (13.70%) Analyst
3 13 (8.90%) Support Engineer
4 12 (8.22%) Project Manager
5 11 (7.53%) IT Support Engineer
5 11 (7.53%) IT Support
6 10 (6.85%) Security Engineer
6 10 (6.85%) Network Analyst
7 9 (6.16%) Senior Project Manager
7 9 (6.16%) Senior Manager
8 8 (5.48%) Consultant
8 8 (5.48%) Infrastructure Manager
9 7 (4.79%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
9 7 (4.79%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
9 7 (4.79%) NOC Engineer
9 7 (4.79%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 7 (4.79%) Architect
9 7 (4.79%) Senior Network Engineer
10 6 (4.11%) Systems Manager
10 6 (4.11%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.05%) EDI
1 3 (2.05%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 41 (28.08%) Data Centre
2 15 (10.27%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.53%) Mobile Computing
4 6 (4.11%) Statistics
5 5 (3.42%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.74%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.74%) e-Health
6 4 (2.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.05%) AS400
7 3 (2.05%) Replication
8 2 (1.37%) IVR
8 2 (1.37%) PACS
8 2 (1.37%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.37%) NHS
8 2 (1.37%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.37%) FMCG
9 1 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 39 (26.71%) Windows
2 18 (12.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (8.22%) Windows 7
3 12 (8.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (7.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (6.16%) UNIX
6 7 (4.79%) Linux
7 4 (2.74%) OS/400
7 4 (2.74%) AIX
7 4 (2.74%) Android
7 4 (2.74%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (18.49%) Change Management
2 20 (13.70%) Load Balancing
3 17 (11.64%) ITIL
4 15 (10.27%) Network Monitoring
5 14 (9.59%) Mentoring
6 13 (8.90%) Incident Management
6 13 (8.90%) Network Management
7 12 (8.22%) Project Management
8 10 (6.85%) Information Security
8 10 (6.85%) Fault Management
8 10 (6.85%) Kalman Filter
9 9 (6.16%) WAN Optimisation
9 9 (6.16%) Service Delivery
9 9 (6.16%) Risk Management
10 8 (5.48%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (5.48%) Database Security
11 7 (4.79%) PRINCE2
11 7 (4.79%) Problem Management
12 6 (4.11%) SIEM
13 5 (3.42%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.05%) C
2 1 (0.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 76 (52.05%) Cisco Certification
2 70 (47.95%) CCNP
3 25 (17.12%) CCNA
4 20 (13.70%) CCSA
5 18 (12.33%) CCSE
6 13 (8.90%) Degree
7 12 (8.22%) SC Cleared
7 12 (8.22%) Security Cleared
8 10 (6.85%) CEH
8 10 (6.85%) CISSP
8 10 (6.85%) GIAC
9 9 (6.16%) CCDP
10 7 (4.79%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (4.11%) MCSE
11 6 (4.11%) JNCIA
12 4 (2.74%) JNCIS
12 4 (2.74%) JNCIP
12 4 (2.74%) JNCIE
13 3 (2.05%) CCIE
14 2 (1.37%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (17.12%) SLA
2 2 (1.37%) HL7
2 2 (1.37%) DICOM
3 1 (0.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (17.12%) Active Directory
2 15 (10.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (10.27%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.37%) XenApp
3 2 (1.37%) Snort
4 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (6.85%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (3.42%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (2.74%) Nagios
3 4 (2.74%) ARCserve
3 4 (2.74%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (0.68%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.68%) SCCM
4 1 (0.68%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.68%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 83 (56.85%) Cisco
2 31 (21.23%) Microsoft
3 23 (15.75%) CheckPoint
4 20 (13.70%) F5
5 19 (13.01%) Juniper
6 16 (10.96%) VMware
7 15 (10.27%) Citrix
8 14 (9.59%) SolarWinds
9 13 (8.90%) Blue Coat
10 12 (8.22%) Computacenter
10 12 (8.22%) Nokia
11 11 (7.53%) Motorola
12 9 (6.16%) Riverbed
13 8 (5.48%) Avaya
14 6 (4.11%) Symantec
14 6 (4.11%) EMC
15 4 (2.74%) HP
15 4 (2.74%) CA
15 4 (2.74%) NetScout
16 3 (2.05%) Brocade
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Aylesbury
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Travel Expenses
Posted: 20 days ago