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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 73 76 78
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing WAN 35 53 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.68% 2.93% 2.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 15.77% 14.97%
Number of salaries quoted 34 47 38
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,572 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,350 £54,900 £59,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%

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
245 336 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 18.73% 18.55% 16.52%
Number of salaries quoted 216 271 210
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £24,025
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £57,000 £60,000
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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +16 19 £42,500 - 3
High Wycombe +10 11 £27,500 -43.00%
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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.

1 105 (96.33%) LAN
2 78 (71.56%) Cisco
3 57 (52.29%) Cisco Certification
4 55 (50.46%) CCNP
5 50 (45.87%) TCP/IP
6 41 (37.61%) Finance
7 40 (36.70%) DNS
8 39 (35.78%) DHCP
9 38 (34.86%) Windows
9 38 (34.86%) Firewall
10 36 (33.03%) VPN
10 36 (33.03%) Microsoft
11 32 (29.36%) VMware
12 31 (28.44%) Cisco Nexus
13 30 (27.52%) Microsoft Certification
13 30 (27.52%) SAN
14 28 (25.69%) VoIP
14 28 (25.69%) MS Exchange
14 28 (25.69%) Telecoms
14 28 (25.69%) VMware Infrastructure
15 27 (24.77%) ITIL
16 24 (22.02%) MPLS
16 24 (22.02%) Citrix
17 23 (21.10%) Active Directory
17 23 (21.10%) Unified Communications
18 22 (20.18%) NetApp
18 22 (20.18%) CCNA
19 21 (19.27%) XenApp
20 20 (18.35%) SolarWinds
21 19 (17.43%) F5

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 28 (25.69%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.75%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.92%) IIS
4 1 (0.92%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (11.93%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.75%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 105 (96.33%) LAN
2 50 (45.87%) TCP/IP
3 40 (36.70%) DNS
4 39 (35.78%) DHCP
5 38 (34.86%) Firewall
6 36 (33.03%) VPN
7 31 (28.44%) Cisco Nexus
8 30 (27.52%) SAN
9 28 (25.69%) VoIP
10 24 (22.02%) MPLS
11 23 (21.10%) Unified Communications
12 16 (14.68%) Cisco ASA
12 16 (14.68%) Wireless
13 15 (13.76%) VLAN
14 13 (11.93%) BIG-IP
14 13 (11.93%) FTP
14 13 (11.93%) IPv4
15 11 (10.09%) BGP
15 11 (10.09%) OSPF
16 10 (9.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 41 (37.61%) Finance
2 28 (25.69%) Telecoms
3 9 (8.26%) Banking
4 5 (4.59%) Retail
5 2 (1.83%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.92%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 26 (23.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (14.68%) Analyst
3 13 (11.93%) VMware Engineer
4 12 (11.01%) Architect
4 12 (11.01%) Network Engineer
4 12 (11.01%) Wintel Engineer
4 12 (11.01%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (10.09%) LAN Engineer
5 11 (10.09%) Network Architect
5 11 (10.09%) Storage Engineer
6 10 (9.17%) Cisco Architect
6 10 (9.17%) Cisco Network Architect
6 10 (9.17%) LAN/WAN Engineer
6 10 (9.17%) WAN Engineer
7 8 (7.34%) IT Analyst
7 8 (7.34%) IT Support Analyst
7 8 (7.34%) Network Analyst
7 8 (7.34%) Senior LAN/WAN Engineer
7 8 (7.34%) Senior Network Engineer
7 8 (7.34%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.67%) CSS
1 4 (3.67%) HTML
1 4 (3.67%) J2EE
1 4 (3.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.60%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.50%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.59%) EPoS
4 2 (1.83%) IVR
5 1 (0.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (0.92%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.92%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.92%) iSeries
5 1 (0.92%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 38 (34.86%) Windows
2 7 (6.42%) Windows 7
3 6 (5.50%) Windows Server
4 5 (4.59%) Windows 8
5 3 (2.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.83%) Linux
7 1 (0.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (24.77%) ITIL
2 18 (16.51%) Problem Management
3 13 (11.93%) Network Management
4 9 (8.26%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (7.34%) Capacity Management
6 5 (4.59%) ITIL V3
6 5 (4.59%) Matrix Management
6 5 (4.59%) Operations Management
6 5 (4.59%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (3.67%) Wealth Management
8 3 (2.75%) Network Design
9 2 (1.83%) CRM
9 2 (1.83%) Load Balancing
9 2 (1.83%) Server Virtualisation
9 2 (1.83%) Service Delivery
10 1 (0.92%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 1 (0.92%) Decision Quality
10 1 (0.92%) Innovation Management
10 1 (0.92%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 1 (0.92%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.50%) SQL
2 5 (4.59%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (3.67%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.83%) Java
Qualifications
1 57 (52.29%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (50.46%) CCNP
3 30 (27.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (20.18%) CCNA
5 19 (17.43%) CCIE
6 10 (9.17%) MCP
6 10 (9.17%) MCSE
7 8 (7.34%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 6 (5.50%) CCA
8 6 (5.50%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (5.50%) MCITP
8 6 (5.50%) VCAP
8 6 (5.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (2.75%) MCSA
10 2 (1.83%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.83%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.92%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.59%) SLA
3 2 (1.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 28 (25.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (21.10%) Active Directory
3 21 (19.27%) XenApp
4 17 (15.60%) VMware ESX
5 8 (7.34%) Hyper-V
6 5 (4.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (4.59%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (1.83%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 9 (8.26%) SCOM
2 4 (3.67%) SCCM
3 2 (1.83%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.92%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 78 (71.56%) Cisco
2 36 (33.03%) Microsoft
3 32 (29.36%) VMware
4 24 (22.02%) Citrix
5 22 (20.18%) NetApp
6 20 (18.35%) SolarWinds
7 19 (17.43%) Avaya
7 19 (17.43%) CheckPoint
7 19 (17.43%) F5
8 14 (12.84%) Mitel
9 5 (4.59%) AppSense
10 4 (3.67%) Juniper
11 2 (1.83%) Aerohive Networks
11 2 (1.83%) Aruba
11 2 (1.83%) Blue Coat
11 2 (1.83%) Riverbed
11 2 (1.83%) Veeam
12 1 (0.92%) Gemalto
12 1 (0.92%) Meraki
12 1 (0.92%) Remedy
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