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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 83 54 65
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +11
Permanent jobs citing WAN 39 74 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.96% 3.95% 4.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.11% 18.78% 16.46%
Number of salaries quoted 22 61 63
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £24,800 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £57,100 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%
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
322 394 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.16% 21.02% 25.48%
Number of salaries quoted 223 300 402
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £70,000
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 September 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 September 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
(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 -4 23 £45,500 +34.81% 5
High Wycombe -8 7 £52,500 +43.83%
Chesham -1 1 £25,000 +4.16%
Amersham - 1 £27,500 -
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 67 (88.16%) LAN
2 50 (65.79%) Cisco
3 29 (38.16%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (31.58%) Windows
5 22 (28.95%) Microsoft
6 21 (27.63%) VMware
7 20 (26.32%) CheckPoint
8 19 (25.00%) VoIP
8 19 (25.00%) Firewall
9 18 (23.68%) CCNP
10 17 (22.37%) Telecoms
10 17 (22.37%) MPLS
11 16 (21.05%) Juniper
11 16 (21.05%) MS Exchange
11 16 (21.05%) ITIL
11 16 (21.05%) Network Design
11 16 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
12 15 (19.74%) VPN
12 15 (19.74%) BGP
13 14 (18.42%) EIGRP
13 14 (18.42%) Microsoft Certification
14 13 (17.11%) SLA
14 13 (17.11%) CCNA
14 13 (17.11%) Active Directory
14 13 (17.11%) WLAN
14 13 (17.11%) Hyper-V
15 12 (15.79%) MS Excel
15 12 (15.79%) Citrix
16 11 (14.47%) SAN
16 11 (14.47%) Windows Server 2008

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 16 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 8 (10.53%) IIS
3 7 (9.21%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (9.21%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.95%) CMS
6 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.89%) MS Office
3 5 (6.58%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 67 (88.16%) LAN
2 19 (25.00%) VoIP
2 19 (25.00%) Firewall
3 17 (22.37%) MPLS
4 15 (19.74%) BGP
4 15 (19.74%) VPN
5 14 (18.42%) EIGRP
6 13 (17.11%) WLAN
7 11 (14.47%) SAN
7 11 (14.47%) Network Security
8 10 (13.16%) OSPF
8 10 (13.16%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (11.84%) Wireless
9 9 (11.84%) Frame Relay
9 9 (11.84%) DWDM
9 9 (11.84%) X.25
9 9 (11.84%) SDH
9 9 (11.84%) ATM
9 9 (11.84%) xDSL
10 8 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.21%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.32%) DB2
General
1 17 (22.37%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.95%) Retail
3 1 (1.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (22.37%) Architect
2 16 (21.05%) Network Engineer
3 11 (14.47%) Support Engineer
4 10 (13.16%) Network Architect
5 9 (11.84%) Security Engineer
5 9 (11.84%) Network Security Engineer
5 9 (11.84%) Analyst
5 9 (11.84%) Network Design Architect
6 8 (10.53%) IT Support
7 6 (7.89%) Designer
7 6 (7.89%) IT Support Engineer
7 6 (7.89%) Support Analyst
7 6 (7.89%) Network Designer
7 6 (7.89%) Support Technician
8 5 (6.58%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (6.58%) Technical Architect
8 5 (6.58%) Technical Design Authority
9 3 (3.95%) Technical Design Architect
9 3 (3.95%) Network Technical Architect
9 3 (3.95%) Security Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.63%) .NET
2 1 (1.32%) Middleware
2 1 (1.32%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (1.32%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.58%) Management Information System
1 5 (6.58%) Streaming Video
1 5 (6.58%) Streaming Media
2 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.95%) Clustering
3 2 (2.63%) Replication
4 1 (1.32%) SecurID
4 1 (1.32%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 24 (31.58%) Windows
2 11 (14.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (11.84%) Linux
5 8 (10.53%) UNIX
6 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.95%) Apple iOS
7 3 (3.95%) Android
8 2 (2.63%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.32%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.32%) CentOS
9 1 (1.32%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.32%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.05%) ITIL
1 16 (21.05%) Network Design
2 8 (10.53%) Project Management
3 6 (7.89%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (6.58%) Problem Management
4 5 (6.58%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (5.26%) Network Management
5 4 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 4 (5.26%) Migration
6 3 (3.95%) Incident Management
6 3 (3.95%) Workforce Management Optimization
6 3 (3.95%) Load Balancing
7 2 (2.63%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (2.63%) Change Control
7 2 (2.63%) PRINCE
7 2 (2.63%) Service Management
7 2 (2.63%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.32%) Change Management
8 1 (1.32%) Risk Management
8 1 (1.32%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.58%) SQL
2 4 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (38.16%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (23.68%) CCNP
3 14 (18.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (17.11%) CCNA
5 8 (10.53%) Degree
6 7 (9.21%) CCDA
6 7 (9.21%) MCSA
6 7 (9.21%) CCIP
7 6 (7.89%) MCSE
7 6 (7.89%) CCDP
7 6 (7.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (6.58%) CCIE
9 4 (5.26%) SC Cleared
9 4 (5.26%) Security Cleared
10 3 (3.95%) Check Point Certification
10 3 (3.95%) CCSA
11 1 (1.32%) CCSE
11 1 (1.32%) CEH
11 1 (1.32%) Network+ Certification
11 1 (1.32%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.11%) SLA
2 3 (3.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.63%) ISO 9000
4 1 (1.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (17.11%) Hyper-V
2 13 (17.11%) Active Directory
3 7 (9.21%) XenApp
4 4 (5.26%) XenDesktop
4 4 (5.26%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (5.26%) UAG
5 2 (2.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (2.63%) vSphere
5 2 (2.63%) XenServer
6 1 (1.32%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.32%) Zenoss
2 1 (1.32%) OpenView
2 1 (1.32%) Netcool
Vendors
1 50 (65.79%) Cisco
2 22 (28.95%) Microsoft
3 21 (27.63%) VMware
4 20 (26.32%) CheckPoint
5 16 (21.05%) Juniper
6 12 (15.79%) Citrix
7 7 (9.21%) HP
7 7 (9.21%) Huawei
7 7 (9.21%) F5
8 6 (7.89%) Aruba
9 5 (6.58%) Dell
9 5 (6.58%) Symantec
10 4 (5.26%) Remedy
10 4 (5.26%) Websense
10 4 (5.26%) EMC
10 4 (5.26%) NetApp
11 3 (3.95%) Apple
11 3 (3.95%) Avaya
12 2 (2.63%) Oracle
12 2 (2.63%) Blue Coat
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Package (Flexible Working)
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + OT + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 per annum + OT + Benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago