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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 102 78 56
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -22
Permanent jobs citing WAN 32 56 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.50% 2.81% 4.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.94% 14.14% 17.98%
Number of salaries quoted 20 45 69
Average salary £41,500 £32,500 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.69% +5.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £47,750
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
358 396 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.80% 19.87% 23.21%
Number of salaries quoted 284 311 379
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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 23 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 23 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 -9 19 £45,500 -25.71% 3
Chesham +4 2 £24,500 +2.08%
Beaconsfield -11 2 £25,750 -4.62%
Iver - 2 £58,000 -
High Wycombe -9 1 £20,000 -56.98%
Aylesbury -15 1 - -
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 73 (87.95%) LAN
2 47 (56.63%) Cisco
3 40 (48.19%) Windows
4 37 (44.58%) VMware
5 34 (40.96%) Cisco Certification
6 32 (38.55%) Firewall
7 31 (37.35%) ITIL
8 30 (36.14%) Microsoft
9 28 (33.73%) VMware Infrastructure
10 26 (31.33%) Active Directory
10 26 (31.33%) MS Exchange
11 23 (27.71%) Microsoft Certification
11 23 (27.71%) Citrix
12 22 (26.51%) CCNA
13 21 (25.30%) SAN
13 21 (25.30%) Hyper-V
14 20 (24.10%) Windows Server 2008
14 20 (24.10%) HP
14 20 (24.10%) CCNP
14 20 (24.10%) SLA
15 19 (22.89%) Windows Server 2003
16 16 (19.28%) DHCP
16 16 (19.28%) XenApp
17 15 (18.07%) CheckPoint
18 14 (16.87%) VPN
18 14 (16.87%) Exchange Server 2003
19 13 (15.66%) DNS
19 13 (15.66%) TCP/IP
19 13 (15.66%) MS Excel
20 12 (14.46%) Juniper

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 26 (31.33%) MS Exchange
2 14 (16.87%) Exchange Server 2003
3 12 (14.46%) IIS
3 12 (14.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (6.02%) CMS
5 3 (3.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.20%) Lync
6 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.20%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.20%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.20%) CICS
6 1 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 13 (15.66%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.84%) MS Office
3 3 (3.61%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 73 (87.95%) LAN
2 32 (38.55%) Firewall
3 21 (25.30%) SAN
4 16 (19.28%) DHCP
5 14 (16.87%) VPN
6 13 (15.66%) DNS
6 13 (15.66%) TCP/IP
7 11 (13.25%) VoIP
8 10 (12.05%) Network Security
8 10 (12.05%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (9.64%) Internet
9 8 (9.64%) BGP
10 7 (8.43%) EIGRP
10 7 (8.43%) MPLS
10 7 (8.43%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (6.02%) H.323
11 5 (6.02%) Wireless
11 5 (6.02%) SSH
11 5 (6.02%) SMTP
11 5 (6.02%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.02%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.20%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Rational Rose
General
1 6 (7.23%) Retail
2 4 (4.82%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.41%) Publishing
4 1 (1.20%) Finance
4 1 (1.20%) Automotive
4 1 (1.20%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (19.28%) Network Engineer
2 13 (15.66%) Analyst
2 13 (15.66%) Support Engineer
3 9 (10.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (8.43%) IT Support
5 6 (7.23%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (7.23%) IT Support Engineer
5 6 (7.23%) Architect
6 5 (6.02%) Technical Architect
6 5 (6.02%) Network Support Engineer
6 5 (6.02%) Network Security Engineer
6 5 (6.02%) Support Analyst
6 5 (6.02%) Technical Design Authority
6 5 (6.02%) Security Engineer
6 5 (6.02%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (6.02%) Network Support
7 4 (4.82%) Consultant
7 4 (4.82%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (3.61%) IT Manager
8 3 (3.61%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.41%) .NET
2 1 (1.20%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.43%) Management Information System
1 7 (8.43%) Clustering
2 4 (4.82%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.61%) Streaming Media
3 3 (3.61%) Streaming Video
3 3 (3.61%) Replication
4 1 (1.20%) PACS
4 1 (1.20%) SecurID
4 1 (1.20%) PDA
4 1 (1.20%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 40 (48.19%) Windows
2 20 (24.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (22.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (9.64%) Linux
5 6 (7.23%) Android
6 5 (6.02%) UNIX
6 5 (6.02%) Windows 7
7 4 (4.82%) Apple iOS
7 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (3.61%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.41%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.41%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.20%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (37.35%) ITIL
2 11 (13.25%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (10.84%) Project Management
4 7 (8.43%) Incident Management
5 5 (6.02%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (6.02%) Workforce Management Optimization
5 5 (6.02%) Load Balancing
5 5 (6.02%) Problem Management
6 4 (4.82%) Migration
6 4 (4.82%) Network Management
6 4 (4.82%) PRINCE2
6 4 (4.82%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.41%) CRM
7 2 (2.41%) Risk Management
7 2 (2.41%) Information Security
7 2 (2.41%) Network Design
7 2 (2.41%) PRINCE
7 2 (2.41%) Change Control
7 2 (2.41%) Fault Management
7 2 (2.41%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.64%) SQL
1 8 (9.64%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.41%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.20%) COBOL
3 1 (1.20%) JCL
Qualifications
1 34 (40.96%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (27.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (26.51%) CCNA
4 20 (24.10%) CCNP
5 12 (14.46%) MCSA
6 11 (13.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (10.84%) SC Cleared
7 9 (10.84%) Security Cleared
8 8 (9.64%) MCSE
9 7 (8.43%) Degree
10 5 (6.02%) CCIE
11 3 (3.61%) CCDP
11 3 (3.61%) A+ Certification
11 3 (3.61%) MCDST
11 3 (3.61%) CCSA
12 2 (2.41%) MCITP
12 2 (2.41%) HP ASE
12 2 (2.41%) Check Point Certification
12 2 (2.41%) MCP
13 1 (1.20%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (24.10%) SLA
2 5 (6.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.61%) ISO 9000
4 2 (2.41%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.20%) DICOM
System Software
1 28 (33.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (31.33%) Active Directory
3 21 (25.30%) Hyper-V
4 16 (19.28%) XenApp
5 8 (9.64%) XenDesktop
5 8 (9.64%) Forefront TMG
5 8 (9.64%) UAG
6 5 (6.02%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.41%) ProxySG
7 2 (2.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (2.41%) XenServer
7 2 (2.41%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.41%) vSphere
8 1 (1.20%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (7.23%) Backup Exec
2 3 (3.61%) WSUS
2 3 (3.61%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (2.41%) Zenoss
3 2 (2.41%) OpenView
3 2 (2.41%) Netcool
4 1 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 47 (56.63%) Cisco
2 37 (44.58%) VMware
3 30 (36.14%) Microsoft
4 23 (27.71%) Citrix
5 20 (24.10%) HP
6 15 (18.07%) CheckPoint
7 12 (14.46%) Juniper
8 11 (13.25%) Symantec
9 8 (9.64%) Remedy
9 8 (9.64%) Websense
9 8 (9.64%) Dell
10 7 (8.43%) NetApp
11 5 (6.02%) Avaya
11 5 (6.02%) EMC
11 5 (6.02%) McAfee
12 4 (4.82%) 3PAR
12 4 (4.82%) Apple
12 4 (4.82%) Blue Coat
13 3 (3.61%) Computacenter
13 3 (3.61%) F5
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