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 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 78 88 71
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -17
Permanent jobs citing WAN 60 49 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.67% 2.10% 3.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.87% 12.47% 17.63%
Number of salaries quoted 46 43 57
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £24,700 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £69,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
378 393 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.82% 16.84% 18.25%
Number of salaries quoted 272 320 297
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 7 May 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 7 May 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 -13 31 £47,500 +9.19% 4
High Wycombe +5 12 £55,000 +65.41% 7
Marlow +20 3 £40,000 -
Iver -1 2 £47,500 -18.10%
Beaconsfield +8 1 £50,000 +122.22%
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 92 (90.20%) LAN
2 57 (55.88%) Cisco
3 49 (48.04%) Cisco Certification
4 47 (46.08%) Firewall
5 39 (38.24%) CCNP
5 39 (38.24%) Windows
6 35 (34.31%) Wireless
7 34 (33.33%) VPN
8 26 (25.49%) Microsoft
9 23 (22.55%) DNS
9 23 (22.55%) SLA
10 21 (20.59%) TCP/IP
10 21 (20.59%) Active Directory
10 21 (20.59%) DHCP
11 19 (18.63%) Juniper
11 19 (18.63%) MPLS
11 19 (18.63%) VMware
12 18 (17.65%) ITIL
13 17 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
14 15 (14.71%) SolarWinds
14 15 (14.71%) Cisco Nexus
14 15 (14.71%) Load Balancing
14 15 (14.71%) OSPF
15 14 (13.73%) BGP
15 14 (13.73%) VLAN
16 13 (12.75%) VMware Infrastructure
16 13 (12.75%) Change Management
16 13 (12.75%) VoIP
16 13 (12.75%) Citrix
16 13 (12.75%) CheckPoint

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2013
1 8 (7.84%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (2.94%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.96%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (11.76%) MS Office
2 10 (9.80%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.96%) MFGPRO
2 1 (0.98%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 92 (90.20%) LAN
2 47 (46.08%) Firewall
3 35 (34.31%) Wireless
4 34 (33.33%) VPN
5 23 (22.55%) DNS
6 21 (20.59%) TCP/IP
6 21 (20.59%) DHCP
7 19 (18.63%) MPLS
8 15 (14.71%) Cisco Nexus
8 15 (14.71%) OSPF
9 14 (13.73%) BGP
9 14 (13.73%) VLAN
10 13 (12.75%) VoIP
11 8 (7.84%) Network Security
11 8 (7.84%) EIGRP
11 8 (7.84%) SAN
12 7 (6.86%) Internet
13 6 (5.88%) VPLS
13 6 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (2.94%) MSI
2 2 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.90%) Finance
3 2 (1.96%) Retail
3 2 (1.96%) Automotive
4 1 (0.98%) Legal
4 1 (0.98%) Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (41.18%) Network Engineer
2 10 (9.80%) Support Engineer
2 10 (9.80%) Analyst
3 9 (8.82%) Architect
4 8 (7.84%) IT Support
4 8 (7.84%) IT Support Engineer
5 7 (6.86%) Project Manager
5 7 (6.86%) Senior Network Engineer
6 6 (5.88%) NOC Engineer
6 6 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (4.90%) Systems Manager
7 5 (4.90%) Network Analyst
7 5 (4.90%) Security Engineer
8 4 (3.92%) Security Architect
8 4 (3.92%) IT Project Manager
8 4 (3.92%) Security Solutions Architect
8 4 (3.92%) Network Security Engineer
9 3 (2.94%) Senior Manager
9 3 (2.94%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.96%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.90%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.90%) Statistics
3 4 (3.92%) PACS
3 4 (3.92%) Open Source
4 3 (2.94%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.96%) e-Health
5 2 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.96%) FMCG
5 2 (1.96%) Replication
5 2 (1.96%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.96%) NHS
6 1 (0.98%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.98%) AS400
6 1 (0.98%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 39 (38.24%) Windows
2 17 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (10.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (7.84%) Windows 7
6 7 (6.86%) Linux
7 5 (4.90%) Windows 8
8 4 (3.92%) Windows Vista
9 2 (1.96%) Android
9 2 (1.96%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.96%) UNIX
10 1 (0.98%) AIX
10 1 (0.98%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (17.65%) ITIL
2 15 (14.71%) Load Balancing
3 13 (12.75%) Change Management
4 12 (11.76%) WAN Optimisation
5 10 (9.80%) Service Delivery
6 8 (7.84%) Network Management
6 8 (7.84%) Network Monitoring
6 8 (7.84%) Incident Management
6 8 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (7.84%) Mentoring
7 7 (6.86%) Project Management
7 7 (6.86%) Problem Management
8 6 (5.88%) PRINCE2
8 6 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (4.90%) Database Security
9 5 (4.90%) Capacity Management
9 5 (4.90%) Fault Management
9 5 (4.90%) Information Security
10 4 (3.92%) TOGAF
10 4 (3.92%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.92%) SQL
2 3 (2.94%) C
3 1 (0.98%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 49 (48.04%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (38.24%) CCNP
3 13 (12.75%) CCNA
4 10 (9.80%) Degree
4 10 (9.80%) JNCIA
5 9 (8.82%) CCSA
6 8 (7.84%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (6.86%) CCSE
8 6 (5.88%) SC Cleared
8 6 (5.88%) Security Cleared
9 5 (4.90%) MCSE
9 5 (4.90%) CISSP
9 5 (4.90%) GIAC
9 5 (4.90%) CEH
10 4 (3.92%) JNCIS
11 3 (2.94%) MCP
11 3 (2.94%) JNCIP
11 3 (2.94%) JNCIE
12 2 (1.96%) MCITP
12 2 (1.96%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (22.55%) SLA
2 4 (3.92%) HL7
2 4 (3.92%) DICOM
2 4 (3.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (20.59%) Active Directory
2 13 (12.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (3.92%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.92%) XenApp
4 2 (1.96%) vSphere
5 1 (0.98%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.98%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.98%) UAG
Systems Management
1 8 (7.84%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (3.92%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.94%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.96%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (1.96%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.98%) Nagios
5 1 (0.98%) SCCM
5 1 (0.98%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 57 (55.88%) Cisco
2 26 (25.49%) Microsoft
3 19 (18.63%) Juniper
3 19 (18.63%) VMware
4 15 (14.71%) SolarWinds
5 13 (12.75%) Citrix
5 13 (12.75%) CheckPoint
6 12 (11.76%) Riverbed
7 9 (8.82%) F5
8 8 (7.84%) Blue Coat
9 7 (6.86%) HP
10 6 (5.88%) Symantec
11 4 (3.92%) Computacenter
11 4 (3.92%) Google
11 4 (3.92%) McAfee
11 4 (3.92%) Nokia
12 3 (2.94%) Remedy
13 2 (1.96%) Mitel
13 2 (1.96%) Huawei
13 2 (1.96%) Brocade
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Aylesbury
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Home working + 32 Holiday
Posted: 8 days ago
Milton Keynes
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Home working + 32 Holiday
Posted: 9 days ago
Milton Keynes
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago