The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 65 79 74
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Permanent jobs citing WAN 65 59 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.13% 2.83% 2.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.63% 15.25% 17.23%
Number of salaries quoted 60 49 50
Median salary £43,000 £38,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.15% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £29,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
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
315 387 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 20.01% 18.54% 16.87%
Number of salaries quoted 261 284 248
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Buckinghamshire region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 5 December 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

WAN
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +30 37 £42,500 +11.84% 5
High Wycombe +12 20 £55,000 -4.34%
Aylesbury -10 1 £36,500 +27.74%
Newport Pagnell - 1 £23,750 -
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 117 (94.35%) LAN
2 91 (73.39%) Cisco
3 67 (54.03%) Cisco Certification
4 65 (52.42%) CCNP
5 52 (41.94%) TCP/IP
6 50 (40.32%) Firewall
7 49 (39.52%) Finance
8 47 (37.90%) Windows
9 46 (37.10%) Microsoft
10 43 (34.68%) VMware
11 39 (31.45%) SAN
11 39 (31.45%) DNS
11 39 (31.45%) Microsoft Certification
11 39 (31.45%) VMware Infrastructure
12 38 (30.65%) DHCP
13 36 (29.03%) MS Exchange
13 36 (29.03%) Citrix
14 34 (27.42%) VPN
15 32 (25.81%) ITIL
16 31 (25.00%) CCNA
16 31 (25.00%) NetApp
16 31 (25.00%) Telecoms
16 31 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
17 30 (24.19%) Active Directory
18 29 (23.39%) MPLS
18 29 (23.39%) VoIP
19 27 (21.77%) XenApp
20 26 (20.97%) SolarWinds
21 24 (19.35%) Unified Communications
21 24 (19.35%) CheckPoint

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 36 (29.03%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.42%) IIS
3 2 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.61%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 20 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.84%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 117 (94.35%) LAN
2 52 (41.94%) TCP/IP
3 50 (40.32%) Firewall
4 39 (31.45%) DNS
4 39 (31.45%) SAN
5 38 (30.65%) DHCP
6 34 (27.42%) VPN
7 31 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 29 (23.39%) MPLS
8 29 (23.39%) VoIP
9 24 (19.35%) Unified Communications
10 21 (16.94%) Cisco ASA
11 18 (14.52%) VLAN
12 17 (13.71%) Wireless
13 15 (12.10%) BIG-IP
14 12 (9.68%) Internet
14 12 (9.68%) IPv4
14 12 (9.68%) OSPF
15 11 (8.87%) BGP
15 11 (8.87%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.23%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 49 (39.52%) Finance
2 31 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 12 (9.68%) Banking
4 3 (2.42%) Retail
5 1 (0.81%) Automotive
5 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (28.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (12.90%) VMware Engineer
3 15 (12.10%) Network Engineer
4 13 (10.48%) Analyst
4 13 (10.48%) Architect
5 12 (9.68%) LAN Engineer
5 12 (9.68%) Network Architect
5 12 (9.68%) Wintel Engineer
5 12 (9.68%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (8.87%) LAN/WAN Engineer
6 11 (8.87%) Storage Engineer
6 11 (8.87%) WAN Engineer
7 10 (8.06%) Cisco Architect
7 10 (8.06%) Cisco Network Architect
7 10 (8.06%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (7.26%) Senior LAN/WAN Engineer
9 8 (6.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 8 (6.45%) Senior Network Engineer
10 7 (5.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 7 (5.65%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.23%) CSS
1 4 (3.23%) HTML
1 4 (3.23%) J2EE
1 4 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.71%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.65%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.42%) EPoS
4 2 (1.61%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.61%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.61%) IVR
5 1 (0.81%) CMDB
5 1 (0.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (0.81%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.81%) iSeries
5 1 (0.81%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 47 (37.90%) Windows
2 9 (7.26%) Windows 7
3 8 (6.45%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.42%) Windows 8
4 3 (2.42%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.61%) Linux
5 2 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.81%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (25.81%) ITIL
2 17 (13.71%) Problem Management
3 12 (9.68%) Network Management
4 9 (7.26%) Capacity Management
4 9 (7.26%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (6.45%) Matrix Management
6 6 (4.84%) Operations Management
6 6 (4.84%) Wealth Management
7 5 (4.03%) Load Balancing
7 5 (4.03%) Network Design
7 5 (4.03%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (3.23%) ITIL V3
8 4 (3.23%) Service Delivery
9 3 (2.42%) Migration
9 3 (2.42%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 2 (1.61%) CRM
10 2 (1.61%) Network Monitoring
10 2 (1.61%) Presales
10 2 (1.61%) Server Virtualisation
11 1 (0.81%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.45%) PowerShell
2 6 (4.84%) SQL
3 4 (3.23%) JavaScript
3 4 (3.23%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.42%) Java
Qualifications
1 67 (54.03%) Cisco Certification
2 65 (52.42%) CCNP
3 39 (31.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 31 (25.00%) CCNA
5 17 (13.71%) CCIE
6 10 (8.06%) MCSE
7 9 (7.26%) CCA
7 9 (7.26%) Citrix Certification
7 9 (7.26%) MCITP
7 9 (7.26%) VCAP
7 9 (7.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (6.45%) MCP
9 6 (4.84%) Microsoft Certified Architect
10 3 (2.42%) MCSA
11 2 (1.61%) SC Cleared
11 2 (1.61%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.81%) CISSP
12 1 (0.81%) JNCIE
12 1 (0.81%) JNCIP
12 1 (0.81%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (4.84%) SLA
3 1 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 39 (31.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (24.19%) Active Directory
3 27 (21.77%) XenApp
4 24 (19.35%) VMware ESX
5 12 (9.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 12 (9.68%) Virtual Servers
6 10 (8.06%) Hyper-V
7 3 (2.42%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.81%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 15 (12.10%) SCOM
2 4 (3.23%) SCCM
2 4 (3.23%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (2.42%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.81%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 91 (73.39%) Cisco
2 46 (37.10%) Microsoft
3 43 (34.68%) VMware
4 36 (29.03%) Citrix
5 31 (25.00%) NetApp
6 26 (20.97%) SolarWinds
7 24 (19.35%) CheckPoint
8 23 (18.55%) F5
9 20 (16.13%) Avaya
10 15 (12.10%) Mitel
11 8 (6.45%) AppSense
12 5 (4.03%) Aruba
13 4 (3.23%) Juniper
13 4 (3.23%) Meraki
14 3 (2.42%) Aerohive Networks
14 3 (2.42%) Fortinet
14 3 (2.42%) Palo Alto
15 2 (1.61%) HP
15 2 (1.61%) Riverbed
15 2 (1.61%) Veeam
Buckinghamshire / South / London
Techsearch Recruitment
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Good package + 28 days paid holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £21500 - £28500 per annum
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