The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 104 73 61
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -12
Permanent jobs citing WAN 29 55 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.39% 2.80% 4.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.31% 14.03% 18.26%
Number of salaries quoted 16 44 71
Average salary £28,750 £34,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.44% +7.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
349 392 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.71% 19.98% 23.05%
Number of salaries quoted 272 309 380
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAN
South East

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -11 18 £37,500 -38.77%
Chesham +2 2 £24,500 +2.08%
Beaconsfield -12 2 £25,750 -4.62%
High Wycombe -12 1 £20,000 -56.98% 2
Aylesbury -18 1 - -
Iver - 1 £55,000 -
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 69 (87.34%) LAN
2 43 (54.43%) Cisco
3 37 (46.84%) Windows
4 34 (43.04%) VMware
5 31 (39.24%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (35.44%) Microsoft
6 28 (35.44%) ITIL
6 28 (35.44%) Firewall
7 27 (34.18%) VMware Infrastructure
8 24 (30.38%) MS Exchange
9 23 (29.11%) Active Directory
10 22 (27.85%) Microsoft Certification
11 20 (25.32%) Citrix
11 20 (25.32%) SAN
11 20 (25.32%) Hyper-V
12 19 (24.05%) CCNA
12 19 (24.05%) CCNP
13 18 (22.78%) Windows Server 2008
14 17 (21.52%) HP
14 17 (21.52%) Windows Server 2003
15 16 (20.25%) SLA
16 15 (18.99%) CheckPoint
17 14 (17.72%) VPN
17 14 (17.72%) XenApp
18 13 (16.46%) MS Excel
18 13 (16.46%) DHCP
19 12 (15.19%) Juniper
19 12 (15.19%) VoIP
19 12 (15.19%) TCP/IP
19 12 (15.19%) Exchange Server 2003

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 24 (30.38%) MS Exchange
2 12 (15.19%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (13.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (13.92%) IIS
4 5 (6.33%) CMS
5 3 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.27%) Lync
7 1 (1.27%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.27%) CICS
7 1 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 13 (16.46%) MS Excel
2 9 (11.39%) MS Office
3 3 (3.80%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 69 (87.34%) LAN
2 28 (35.44%) Firewall
3 20 (25.32%) SAN
4 14 (17.72%) VPN
5 13 (16.46%) DHCP
6 12 (15.19%) VoIP
6 12 (15.19%) TCP/IP
7 11 (13.92%) DNS
8 10 (12.66%) Network Security
8 10 (12.66%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (10.13%) BGP
10 7 (8.86%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (8.86%) EIGRP
10 7 (8.86%) MPLS
11 6 (7.59%) Internet
12 5 (6.33%) SSH
12 5 (6.33%) FTP
12 5 (6.33%) HTTP
12 5 (6.33%) SSL
12 5 (6.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.13%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.27%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Rational Rose
General
1 6 (7.59%) Retail
2 5 (6.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.53%) Publishing
4 1 (1.27%) Finance
4 1 (1.27%) Automotive
4 1 (1.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (17.72%) Network Engineer
2 13 (16.46%) Support Engineer
3 12 (15.19%) Analyst
4 7 (8.86%) IT Support
4 7 (8.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (7.59%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (7.59%) Architect
5 6 (7.59%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) Network Support
6 5 (6.33%) Security Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) Network Support Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) Technical Design Authority
6 5 (6.33%) Technical Architect
6 5 (6.33%) Network Security Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) Support Analyst
6 5 (6.33%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (5.06%) Consultant
7 4 (5.06%) Support Technician
8 3 (3.80%) Help Desk Supervisor
8 3 (3.80%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.53%) .NET
2 1 (1.27%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.33%) Clustering
3 4 (5.06%) Streaming Video
3 4 (5.06%) Streaming Media
4 3 (3.80%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.80%) Replication
5 1 (1.27%) PDA
5 1 (1.27%) SecurID
5 1 (1.27%) PACS
5 1 (1.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 37 (46.84%) Windows
2 18 (22.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (21.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (11.39%) Linux
5 6 (7.59%) UNIX
6 5 (6.33%) Windows 7
6 5 (6.33%) Android
7 4 (5.06%) Apple iOS
7 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.53%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.53%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.53%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.27%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (35.44%) ITIL
2 10 (12.66%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (11.39%) Project Management
4 6 (7.59%) Incident Management
5 5 (6.33%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (6.33%) Workforce Management Optimization
5 5 (6.33%) Problem Management
6 4 (5.06%) Service Delivery
6 4 (5.06%) Migration
6 4 (5.06%) PRINCE2
6 4 (5.06%) Network Management
7 3 (3.80%) Load Balancing
8 2 (2.53%) Risk Management
8 2 (2.53%) PRINCE
8 2 (2.53%) CRM
8 2 (2.53%) Fault Management
8 2 (2.53%) Information Security
8 2 (2.53%) Network Design
8 2 (2.53%) Change Control
8 2 (2.53%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.13%) SQL
2 7 (8.86%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.53%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.27%) COBOL
4 1 (1.27%) JCL
Qualifications
1 31 (39.24%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (27.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (24.05%) CCNA
3 19 (24.05%) CCNP
4 11 (13.92%) MCSA
5 10 (12.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (10.13%) MCSE
6 8 (10.13%) SC Cleared
6 8 (10.13%) Security Cleared
7 7 (8.86%) Degree
8 5 (6.33%) CCIE
9 3 (3.80%) MCDST
9 3 (3.80%) CCSA
9 3 (3.80%) CCDP
9 3 (3.80%) A+ Certification
10 2 (2.53%) Check Point Certification
10 2 (2.53%) MCP
10 2 (2.53%) MCITP
11 1 (1.27%) CEH
11 1 (1.27%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (20.25%) SLA
2 5 (6.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.80%) ISO 9000
4 2 (2.53%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.27%) DICOM
System Software
1 27 (34.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (29.11%) Active Directory
3 20 (25.32%) Hyper-V
4 14 (17.72%) XenApp
5 7 (8.86%) UAG
5 7 (8.86%) Forefront TMG
5 7 (8.86%) XenDesktop
6 4 (5.06%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (2.53%) vSphere
7 2 (2.53%) XenServer
7 2 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.53%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (6.33%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.53%) Netcool
2 2 (2.53%) OpenView
2 2 (2.53%) WSUS
2 2 (2.53%) Zenoss
2 2 (2.53%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.27%) SCCM
3 1 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 43 (54.43%) Cisco
2 34 (43.04%) VMware
3 28 (35.44%) Microsoft
4 20 (25.32%) Citrix
5 17 (21.52%) HP
6 15 (18.99%) CheckPoint
7 12 (15.19%) Juniper
8 9 (11.39%) Symantec
9 8 (10.13%) Dell
10 7 (8.86%) NetApp
10 7 (8.86%) Websense
10 7 (8.86%) Remedy
11 5 (6.33%) Avaya
11 5 (6.33%) EMC
12 4 (5.06%) McAfee
12 4 (5.06%) Apple
12 4 (5.06%) Blue Coat
13 3 (3.80%) F5
13 3 (3.80%) 3PAR
14 2 (2.53%) Riverbed
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + substantial benefits
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