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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 71 92 81
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -11
Permanent jobs citing WAN 67 42 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.96% 1.92% 2.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.96% 10.82% 14.70%
Number of salaries quoted 52 37 48
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £70,000 £57,950
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
395 388 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.47% 17.78% 18.66%
Number of salaries quoted 296 323 307
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -10 32 £47,500 +11.76% 8
High Wycombe +8 16 £52,500 +66.66% 9
Marlow +20 2 - -
Iver -1 2 £47,500 -18.10%
Princes Risborough - 2 £29,000 -
Beaconsfield +6 1 £50,000 +122.22%
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 98 (91.59%) LAN
2 60 (56.07%) Cisco
3 50 (46.73%) Cisco Certification
4 49 (45.79%) Firewall
5 41 (38.32%) CCNP
6 40 (37.38%) Windows
7 39 (36.45%) Wireless
8 34 (31.78%) VPN
9 28 (26.17%) Microsoft
10 25 (23.36%) TCP/IP
11 24 (22.43%) SLA
11 24 (22.43%) DNS
12 22 (20.56%) Active Directory
12 22 (20.56%) DHCP
13 19 (17.76%) Juniper
13 19 (17.76%) VMware
13 19 (17.76%) MPLS
14 18 (16.82%) Windows Server 2008
15 16 (14.95%) ITIL
16 15 (14.02%) SolarWinds
16 15 (14.02%) VLAN
16 15 (14.02%) Load Balancing
17 14 (13.08%) Cisco Nexus
17 14 (13.08%) CCNA
18 13 (12.15%) Citrix
18 13 (12.15%) MS Office
18 13 (12.15%) OSPF
18 13 (12.15%) Telecoms
18 13 (12.15%) Change Management
18 13 (12.15%) Windows Server 2012

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 8 (7.48%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (6.54%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.74%) IIS
4 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.87%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 13 (12.15%) MS Office
2 12 (11.21%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.87%) MFGPRO
2 1 (0.93%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 98 (91.59%) LAN
2 49 (45.79%) Firewall
3 39 (36.45%) Wireless
4 34 (31.78%) VPN
5 25 (23.36%) TCP/IP
6 24 (22.43%) DNS
7 22 (20.56%) DHCP
8 19 (17.76%) MPLS
9 15 (14.02%) VLAN
10 14 (13.08%) Cisco Nexus
11 13 (12.15%) OSPF
12 12 (11.21%) VoIP
13 11 (10.28%) BGP
14 8 (7.48%) Cisco ASA
14 8 (7.48%) SAN
14 8 (7.48%) Internet
15 6 (5.61%) Network Security
15 6 (5.61%) EIGRP
15 6 (5.61%) IPsec
16 5 (4.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (2.80%) MSI
2 2 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (12.15%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.61%) Finance
3 2 (1.87%) Retail
3 2 (1.87%) Automotive
3 2 (1.87%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.93%) Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (42.99%) Network Engineer
2 13 (12.15%) Support Engineer
3 12 (11.21%) Analyst
4 11 (10.28%) IT Support
4 11 (10.28%) IT Support Engineer
5 10 (9.35%) Architect
6 8 (7.48%) Senior Network Engineer
7 7 (6.54%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (6.54%) NOC Engineer
8 6 (5.61%) Project Manager
8 6 (5.61%) Network Analyst
8 6 (5.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (4.67%) Security Engineer
9 5 (4.67%) Systems Manager
10 4 (3.74%) Security Architect
10 4 (3.74%) Security Solutions Architect
10 4 (3.74%) Network Security Engineer
11 3 (2.80%) Senior Manager
11 3 (2.80%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 3 (2.80%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.87%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.61%) Statistics
3 5 (4.67%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.74%) PACS
4 4 (3.74%) Open Source
5 3 (2.80%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.87%) e-Health
6 2 (1.87%) Mobile Computing
6 2 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.87%) FMCG
6 2 (1.87%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.87%) NHS
6 2 (1.87%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.87%) Replication
7 1 (0.93%) AS400
7 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 40 (37.38%) Windows
2 18 (16.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (12.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (11.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (7.48%) Windows 7
5 8 (7.48%) Linux
6 4 (3.74%) Windows 8
6 4 (3.74%) UNIX
7 2 (1.87%) Windows Vista
7 2 (1.87%) Android
8 1 (0.93%) AIX
8 1 (0.93%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (14.95%) ITIL
2 15 (14.02%) Load Balancing
3 13 (12.15%) Change Management
4 12 (11.21%) WAN Optimisation
5 9 (8.41%) Mentoring
5 9 (8.41%) Incident Management
6 8 (7.48%) Service Delivery
6 8 (7.48%) Network Monitoring
7 7 (6.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (6.54%) Network Management
7 7 (6.54%) Problem Management
8 6 (5.61%) Project Management
8 6 (5.61%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (4.67%) Database Security
9 5 (4.67%) Configuration Management
9 5 (4.67%) PRINCE2
9 5 (4.67%) Fault Management
9 5 (4.67%) Capacity Management
9 5 (4.67%) Information Security
10 4 (3.74%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.80%) C
2 2 (1.87%) SQL
3 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 50 (46.73%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (38.32%) CCNP
3 14 (13.08%) CCNA
4 11 (10.28%) JNCIA
5 10 (9.35%) Degree
6 8 (7.48%) CCSA
7 7 (6.54%) SC Cleared
7 7 (6.54%) Security Cleared
8 6 (5.61%) CCSE
8 6 (5.61%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (4.67%) GIAC
9 5 (4.67%) CISSP
9 5 (4.67%) JNCIS
9 5 (4.67%) CEH
10 4 (3.74%) JNCIP
10 4 (3.74%) JNCIE
10 4 (3.74%) MCSE
11 3 (2.80%) MCP
12 2 (1.87%) CCIP
13 1 (0.93%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (22.43%) SLA
2 4 (3.74%) HL7
2 4 (3.74%) DICOM
2 4 (3.74%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (20.56%) Active Directory
2 13 (12.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.61%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.74%) XenApp
5 3 (2.80%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.87%) vSphere
7 1 (0.93%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.93%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.93%) UAG
Systems Management
1 10 (9.35%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (2.80%) Backup Exec
2 3 (2.80%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.87%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (1.87%) ARCserve
3 2 (1.87%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (0.93%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.93%) Nagios
4 1 (0.93%) SCCM
Vendors
1 60 (56.07%) Cisco
2 28 (26.17%) Microsoft
3 19 (17.76%) Juniper
3 19 (17.76%) VMware
4 15 (14.02%) SolarWinds
5 13 (12.15%) Citrix
6 12 (11.21%) Riverbed
6 12 (11.21%) CheckPoint
7 11 (10.28%) F5
8 8 (7.48%) Blue Coat
9 7 (6.54%) Symantec
9 7 (6.54%) HP
10 5 (4.67%) Nokia
10 5 (4.67%) Computacenter
11 4 (3.74%) Google
12 3 (2.80%) Remedy
12 3 (2.80%) McAfee
13 2 (1.87%) Huawei
13 2 (1.87%) Brocade
13 2 (1.87%) Mitel
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Directions On-line Ltd
Salary: From £39,000 to £40,000 per annum Extensive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Online Resourcing
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + comprehensive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Milton Keynes
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Home working + 32 Holiday
Posted: 13 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Cognita Schools
Salary: Up to £22,440 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Aylesbury
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Home working + 32 Holiday
Posted: 27 days ago