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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 64 95 56
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -39
Permanent jobs citing WAN 86 30 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.80% 1.45% 3.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.28% 9.06% 17.18%
Number of salaries quoted 67 15 55
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £24,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
386 331 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.07% 15.98% 21.37%
Number of salaries quoted 284 246 296
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,550 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +21 55 £46,250 +1.64% 7
High Wycombe +18 26 £37,500 -28.57% 1
Aylesbury - 1 - - 1
Marlow - 1 £25,000 - 1
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 141 (92.16%) LAN
2 88 (57.52%) Cisco
3 83 (54.25%) Cisco Certification
4 78 (50.98%) CCNP
5 75 (49.02%) Firewall
6 51 (33.33%) Wireless
7 42 (27.45%) Windows
8 40 (26.14%) Data Centre
9 37 (24.18%) TCP/IP
10 34 (22.22%) Microsoft
11 33 (21.57%) DNS
12 31 (20.26%) DHCP
12 31 (20.26%) CCNA
12 31 (20.26%) Change Management
13 30 (19.61%) VPN
13 30 (19.61%) SLA
13 30 (19.61%) Cisco ASA
14 28 (18.30%) Active Directory
15 27 (17.65%) CheckPoint
16 24 (15.69%) CCSE
16 24 (15.69%) F5
17 23 (15.03%) CCSA
17 23 (15.03%) ITIL
18 21 (13.73%) Juniper
18 21 (13.73%) Finance
18 21 (13.73%) Windows Server 2008
19 20 (13.07%) Network Security
19 20 (13.07%) VMware Infrastructure
19 20 (13.07%) VMware
20 19 (12.42%) Citrix

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 9 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.92%) IIS
2 6 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.61%) CMS
4 4 (2.61%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (12.42%) MS Office
2 17 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.96%) MFGPRO
1 3 (1.96%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.31%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 141 (92.16%) LAN
2 75 (49.02%) Firewall
3 51 (33.33%) Wireless
4 37 (24.18%) TCP/IP
5 33 (21.57%) DNS
6 31 (20.26%) DHCP
7 30 (19.61%) VPN
7 30 (19.61%) Cisco ASA
8 20 (13.07%) Network Security
9 18 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
10 16 (10.46%) BGP
11 15 (9.80%) OSPF
12 14 (9.15%) TACACS
12 14 (9.15%) MPLS
12 14 (9.15%) SAN
13 12 (7.84%) Spanning Tree
13 12 (7.84%) VLAN
14 10 (6.54%) Wireless Security
14 10 (6.54%) Intrusion Detection
14 10 (6.54%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.19%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.65%) MSI
General
1 21 (13.73%) Finance
2 10 (6.54%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.27%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.96%) Retail
5 2 (1.31%) Automotive
6 1 (0.65%) Banking
6 1 (0.65%) French Language
6 1 (0.65%) German Language
6 1 (0.65%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.65%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 57 (37.25%) Network Engineer
2 24 (15.69%) Analyst
3 15 (9.80%) Support Engineer
4 14 (9.15%) Network Analyst
5 11 (7.19%) IT Support Engineer
5 11 (7.19%) IT Support
6 10 (6.54%) Security Engineer
6 10 (6.54%) Consultant
7 9 (5.88%) Project Manager
7 9 (5.88%) Senior Manager
7 9 (5.88%) Senior Project Manager
7 9 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
8 7 (4.58%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 7 (4.58%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
8 7 (4.58%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
8 7 (4.58%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 6 (3.92%) Network Consultant
9 6 (3.92%) Systems Manager
9 6 (3.92%) NOC Engineer
10 5 (3.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.96%) EDI
1 3 (1.96%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.65%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 40 (26.14%) Data Centre
2 15 (9.80%) Mobile Computing
3 14 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 6 (3.92%) Statistics
5 5 (3.27%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.96%) FMCG
7 3 (1.96%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.96%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.96%) AS400
7 3 (1.96%) Replication
8 2 (1.31%) IVR
8 2 (1.31%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.31%) e-Health
9 1 (0.65%) NHS
9 1 (0.65%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.65%) PACS
9 1 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.65%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 42 (27.45%) Windows
2 21 (13.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (10.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (9.15%) Windows 7
6 12 (7.84%) UNIX
7 8 (5.23%) Linux
8 4 (2.61%) AIX
8 4 (2.61%) OS/400
8 4 (2.61%) Android
8 4 (2.61%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.65%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (20.26%) Change Management
2 23 (15.03%) ITIL
3 17 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 17 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 15 (9.80%) Network Monitoring
4 15 (9.80%) Incident Management
5 13 (8.50%) Fault Management
6 12 (7.84%) Kalman Filter
6 12 (7.84%) Network Management
7 10 (6.54%) Project Management
7 10 (6.54%) Information Security
8 9 (5.88%) Risk Management
9 7 (4.58%) Problem Management
9 7 (4.58%) Service Delivery
10 6 (3.92%) SIEM
10 6 (3.92%) WAN Optimisation
10 6 (3.92%) Database Security
10 6 (3.92%) DDoS Mitigation
11 5 (3.27%) Capacity Management
11 5 (3.27%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.96%) C
1 3 (1.96%) SQL
2 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.65%) R
Qualifications
1 83 (54.25%) Cisco Certification
2 78 (50.98%) CCNP
3 31 (20.26%) CCNA
4 24 (15.69%) CCSE
5 23 (15.03%) CCSA
6 15 (9.80%) SC Cleared
6 15 (9.80%) Security Cleared
7 13 (8.50%) Degree
7 13 (8.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (7.19%) CCDP
9 10 (6.54%) CISSP
9 10 (6.54%) GIAC
9 10 (6.54%) CEH
10 9 (5.88%) MCSE
11 4 (2.61%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (2.61%) JNCIA
11 4 (2.61%) JNCIS
11 4 (2.61%) JNCIP
11 4 (2.61%) JNCIE
12 3 (1.96%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (19.61%) SLA
2 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.65%) HL7
2 1 (0.65%) DICOM
System Software
1 28 (18.30%) Active Directory
2 20 (13.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.31%) XenApp
4 2 (1.31%) Snort
4 2 (1.31%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.65%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.65%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.65%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.65%) UAG
Systems Management
1 6 (3.92%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (3.27%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (2.61%) Nagios
3 4 (2.61%) ARCserve
4 2 (1.31%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.65%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.65%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.65%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 88 (57.52%) Cisco
2 34 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 27 (17.65%) CheckPoint
4 24 (15.69%) F5
5 21 (13.73%) Juniper
6 20 (13.07%) VMware
7 19 (12.42%) Citrix
8 17 (11.11%) Blue Coat
9 16 (10.46%) Nokia
10 15 (9.80%) Computacenter
10 15 (9.80%) Motorola
11 11 (7.19%) SolarWinds
12 8 (5.23%) Avaya
13 6 (3.92%) EMC
13 6 (3.92%) Riverbed
13 6 (3.92%) Symantec
14 4 (2.61%) NetScout
14 4 (2.61%) HP
15 3 (1.96%) Dell
15 3 (1.96%) Sun
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Required IT Limited
Salary: Car Allowance + Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Directions On-line Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Extensive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 30-35k
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Quindell Resourcing Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Quindell Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum 35-40k plus bens
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe
CPS Group
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Aylesbury
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Travel Expenses
Posted: 14 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago