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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 93 54 60
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +6
Permanent jobs citing WAN 30 67 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.45% 3.67% 4.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.23% 17.18% 17.74%
Number of salaries quoted 15 55 67
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
325 390 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.70% 21.37% 23.61%
Number of salaries quoted 240 296 378
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -18 20 £45,500 +40.00% 2
High Wycombe -14 4 £52,500 +48.93%
Chesham 0 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 29 August 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 64 (87.67%) LAN
2 43 (58.90%) Cisco
3 28 (38.36%) Windows
4 26 (35.62%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (34.25%) VMware
6 24 (32.88%) Microsoft
7 21 (28.77%) Firewall
8 20 (27.40%) ITIL
8 20 (27.40%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (26.03%) MS Exchange
10 18 (24.66%) Microsoft Certification
11 17 (23.29%) CheckPoint
12 16 (21.92%) Active Directory
12 16 (21.92%) CCNP
12 16 (21.92%) VoIP
12 16 (21.92%) Hyper-V
13 15 (20.55%) VPN
13 15 (20.55%) SAN
14 13 (17.81%) CCNA
14 13 (17.81%) Citrix
14 13 (17.81%) Windows Server 2008
15 12 (16.44%) Juniper
15 12 (16.44%) Windows Server 2003
16 11 (15.07%) Telecoms
16 11 (15.07%) SLA
16 11 (15.07%) HP
17 10 (13.70%) MS Excel
17 10 (13.70%) BGP
18 9 (12.33%) EIGRP
18 9 (12.33%) Project Management

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 19 (26.03%) MS Exchange
2 9 (12.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (12.33%) IIS
3 8 (10.96%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (5.48%) CMS
4 4 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.37%) Lync
5 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (13.70%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.85%) MS Office
3 3 (4.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 64 (87.67%) LAN
2 21 (28.77%) Firewall
3 16 (21.92%) VoIP
4 15 (20.55%) VPN
4 15 (20.55%) SAN
5 10 (13.70%) BGP
6 9 (12.33%) EIGRP
6 9 (12.33%) MPLS
6 9 (12.33%) Network Security
6 9 (12.33%) DHCP
7 8 (10.96%) TCP/IP
7 8 (10.96%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (9.59%) DNS
9 6 (8.22%) WLAN
9 6 (8.22%) Internet
9 6 (8.22%) OSPF
9 6 (8.22%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (6.85%) Wireless
10 5 (6.85%) Frame Relay
10 5 (6.85%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.37%) DB2
General
1 11 (15.07%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.85%) Retail
3 2 (2.74%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (19.18%) Network Engineer
2 12 (16.44%) Architect
2 12 (16.44%) Support Engineer
3 8 (10.96%) Analyst
3 8 (10.96%) Network Security Engineer
3 8 (10.96%) Security Engineer
3 8 (10.96%) IT Support
4 7 (9.59%) IT Support Engineer
5 6 (8.22%) Support Analyst
5 6 (8.22%) Support Technician
6 5 (6.85%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (6.85%) Technical Architect
6 5 (6.85%) Network Design Architect
6 5 (6.85%) Network Architect
7 4 (5.48%) Technical Design Authority
7 4 (5.48%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (5.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Network Support Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Technical Support
8 3 (4.11%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.74%) .NET
2 1 (1.37%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (1.37%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.85%) Management Information System
1 5 (6.85%) Streaming Video
1 5 (6.85%) Streaming Media
2 4 (5.48%) Clustering
3 3 (4.11%) Replication
4 1 (1.37%) SecurID
4 1 (1.37%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 28 (38.36%) Windows
2 13 (17.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (16.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (12.33%) Linux
5 8 (10.96%) UNIX
6 4 (5.48%) Android
6 4 (5.48%) Apple iOS
6 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (4.11%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.37%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.37%) CentOS
8 1 (1.37%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.37%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.40%) ITIL
2 9 (12.33%) Project Management
3 8 (10.96%) Network Design
4 7 (9.59%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (9.59%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (5.48%) Workforce Management Optimization
5 4 (5.48%) Load Balancing
5 4 (5.48%) Problem Management
5 4 (5.48%) Incident Management
5 4 (5.48%) Network Management
5 4 (5.48%) PRINCE2
6 3 (4.11%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.11%) Migration
7 2 (2.74%) PRINCE
7 2 (2.74%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (2.74%) Change Control
8 1 (1.37%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (1.37%) Database Security
8 1 (1.37%) SIEM
8 1 (1.37%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.59%) SQL
2 5 (6.85%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.74%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 26 (35.62%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (24.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (21.92%) CCNP
4 13 (17.81%) CCNA
5 8 (10.96%) MCSA
5 8 (10.96%) Degree
6 7 (9.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (9.59%) MCSE
7 5 (6.85%) SC Cleared
7 5 (6.85%) Security Cleared
8 4 (5.48%) CCIE
8 4 (5.48%) CCDA
8 4 (5.48%) CCIP
9 3 (4.11%) Check Point Certification
9 3 (4.11%) CCSA
9 3 (4.11%) CCDP
9 3 (4.11%) MCDST
10 2 (2.74%) A+ Certification
11 1 (1.37%) CCSE
11 1 (1.37%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.07%) SLA
2 4 (5.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.11%) ISO 9000
4 1 (1.37%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (27.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (21.92%) Hyper-V
2 16 (21.92%) Active Directory
3 9 (12.33%) XenApp
4 5 (6.85%) XenDesktop
4 5 (6.85%) Forefront TMG
4 5 (6.85%) UAG
5 2 (2.74%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.74%) vSphere
5 2 (2.74%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (2.74%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.37%) Zenoss
2 1 (1.37%) OpenView
2 1 (1.37%) Netcool
2 1 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 43 (58.90%) Cisco
2 25 (34.25%) VMware
3 24 (32.88%) Microsoft
4 17 (23.29%) CheckPoint
5 13 (17.81%) Citrix
6 12 (16.44%) Juniper
7 11 (15.07%) HP
8 7 (9.59%) Dell
9 6 (8.22%) NetApp
9 6 (8.22%) Symantec
10 5 (6.85%) Remedy
10 5 (6.85%) Websense
11 4 (5.48%) Apple
11 4 (5.48%) Avaya
11 4 (5.48%) EMC
11 4 (5.48%) Huawei
11 4 (5.48%) F5
12 3 (4.11%) Aruba
13 2 (2.74%) Oracle
13 2 (2.74%) Blue Coat
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