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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 73 79 75
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing WAN 44 43 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.44% 2.35% 3.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.28% 12.43% 14.99%
Number of salaries quoted 39 38 63
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £24,000 £23,068
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £46,100 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
288 346 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.96% 18.90% 22.65%
Number of salaries quoted 210 257 412
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +8 31 £37,500 -6.25% 6
High Wycombe -6 6 £41,250 +17.85% 2
Beaconsfield +9 1 £50,000 +33.33%
Iver - 1 £47,500 -
Marlow - 1 £40,000 -
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 90 (90.91%) LAN
2 69 (69.70%) Cisco
3 45 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
4 43 (43.43%) Firewall
5 35 (35.35%) Windows
6 34 (34.34%) CCNP
7 29 (29.29%) VPN
8 27 (27.27%) Telecoms
8 27 (27.27%) CheckPoint
9 25 (25.25%) Juniper
9 25 (25.25%) Microsoft
9 25 (25.25%) MPLS
10 24 (24.24%) SLA
11 23 (23.23%) VoIP
11 23 (23.23%) BGP
11 23 (23.23%) Wireless
12 21 (21.21%) OSPF
13 20 (20.20%) Network Design
14 19 (19.19%) CCNA
15 18 (18.18%) ITIL
16 17 (17.17%) EIGRP
17 16 (16.16%) VMware
17 16 (16.16%) Network Security
18 15 (15.15%) WLAN
18 15 (15.15%) Active Directory
18 15 (15.15%) F5
19 14 (14.14%) DNS
20 13 (13.13%) DHCP
20 13 (13.13%) Citrix
20 13 (13.13%) TCP/IP

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 12 (12.12%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (5.05%) IIS
4 4 (4.04%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.01%) SharePoint Foundation
6 1 (1.01%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.01%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (11.11%) MS Office
2 8 (8.08%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.02%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.03%) Office 365
2 2 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 90 (90.91%) LAN
2 43 (43.43%) Firewall
3 29 (29.29%) VPN
4 25 (25.25%) MPLS
5 23 (23.23%) BGP
5 23 (23.23%) Wireless
5 23 (23.23%) VoIP
6 21 (21.21%) OSPF
7 17 (17.17%) EIGRP
8 16 (16.16%) Network Security
9 15 (15.15%) WLAN
10 14 (14.14%) DNS
11 13 (13.13%) DHCP
11 13 (13.13%) TCP/IP
11 13 (13.13%) Wi-Fi
12 12 (12.12%) Frame Relay
12 12 (12.12%) ATM
12 12 (12.12%) Cisco Nexus
13 10 (10.10%) xDSL
13 10 (10.10%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.01%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (2.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (2.02%) MSI
General
1 27 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.05%) Finance
2 5 (5.05%) French Language
2 5 (5.05%) German Language
2 5 (5.05%) Spanish Language
3 4 (4.04%) Italian Language
4 2 (2.02%) Legal
4 2 (2.02%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.02%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (28.28%) Network Engineer
2 18 (18.18%) Architect
3 16 (16.16%) Analyst
4 11 (11.11%) Network Architect
5 10 (10.10%) Network Design Architect
6 8 (8.08%) Designer
6 8 (8.08%) Network Designer
7 7 (7.07%) Support Engineer
8 6 (6.06%) Help Desk Analyst
9 5 (5.05%) Support Technician
9 5 (5.05%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (5.05%) Project Manager
9 5 (5.05%) Security Engineer
10 4 (4.04%) Network Security Engineer
10 4 (4.04%) Consultant
10 4 (4.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (4.04%) Technical Design Authority
10 4 (4.04%) IT Support
11 3 (3.03%) Network Analyst
11 3 (3.03%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.01%) Middleware
1 1 (1.01%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.03%) PACS
1 3 (3.03%) Open Source
1 3 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.02%) Streaming Media
2 2 (2.02%) Mathematics
2 2 (2.02%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.02%) Streaming Video
2 2 (2.02%) FMCG
3 1 (1.01%) NHS
3 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 35 (35.35%) Windows
2 12 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (8.08%) Linux
5 5 (5.05%) Windows Vista
6 4 (4.04%) Windows XP
6 4 (4.04%) UNIX
6 4 (4.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.03%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.02%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.20%) Network Design
2 18 (18.18%) ITIL
3 10 (10.10%) Load Balancing
4 8 (8.08%) Incident Management
5 7 (7.07%) Network Management
5 7 (7.07%) Change Control
6 6 (6.06%) Project Management
7 5 (5.05%) PRINCE2
7 5 (5.05%) Change Management
7 5 (5.05%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (5.05%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (5.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (5.05%) Time Management
8 4 (4.04%) Fault Management
8 4 (4.04%) WAN Optimisation
8 4 (4.04%) Mentoring
8 4 (4.04%) Service Delivery
8 4 (4.04%) Migration
9 3 (3.03%) Supplier Management
9 3 (3.03%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.11%) SQL
2 4 (4.04%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.02%) C
Qualifications
1 45 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (34.34%) CCNP
3 19 (19.19%) CCNA
4 11 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (10.10%) CCDP
6 9 (9.09%) CCSA
6 9 (9.09%) CCSE
6 9 (9.09%) CCIP
7 8 (8.08%) CCDA
8 5 (5.05%) Degree
8 5 (5.05%) SC Cleared
8 5 (5.05%) Security Cleared
9 4 (4.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (4.04%) JNCIA
9 4 (4.04%) MCSA
9 4 (4.04%) CCIE
10 3 (3.03%) MCDST
11 2 (2.02%) MCP
11 2 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (1.01%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (24.24%) SLA
2 3 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (3.03%) HL7
2 3 (3.03%) DICOM
3 2 (2.02%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (15.15%) Active Directory
2 13 (13.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.05%) Hyper-V
3 5 (5.05%) XenApp
4 4 (4.04%) XenDesktop
4 4 (4.04%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (4.04%) UAG
4 4 (4.04%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.02%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (4.04%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.02%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (2.02%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (1.01%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 69 (69.70%) Cisco
2 27 (27.27%) CheckPoint
3 25 (25.25%) Microsoft
3 25 (25.25%) Juniper
4 16 (16.16%) VMware
5 15 (15.15%) F5
6 13 (13.13%) Citrix
7 11 (11.11%) Aruba
8 8 (8.08%) Huawei
9 7 (7.07%) Symantec
9 7 (7.07%) McAfee
10 6 (6.06%) Blue Coat
11 4 (4.04%) Websense
11 4 (4.04%) Remedy
11 4 (4.04%) Nokia
11 4 (4.04%) Riverbed
12 3 (3.03%) SolarWinds
12 3 (3.03%) HP
12 3 (3.03%) Google
13 2 (2.02%) Fortinet
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, 26 Days Holiday etc.
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £29000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Aylesbury
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Travel Expenses
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + OTE £90k - £110k plus car allowance
Posted: 14 days ago