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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 52 69 94
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +25
Permanent jobs citing WAN 72 73 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.49% 3.36% 1.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.36% 19.57% 11.66%
Number of salaries quoted 67 56 22
Median salary £41,000 £38,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% -27.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £56,600 £61,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
337 373 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 21.04% 17.15% 16.45%
Number of salaries quoted 252 265 228
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,700 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +8 39 £41,000 +7.89% 5
High Wycombe +1 21 £47,500 +26.66% 3
Aylesbury - 2 £46,250 -
Newport Pagnell - 1 £23,750 - 1
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 106 (89.83%) LAN
2 83 (70.34%) Cisco
3 61 (51.69%) Cisco Certification
4 55 (46.61%) Microsoft
5 52 (44.07%) Windows
6 51 (43.22%) CCNP
7 49 (41.53%) TCP/IP
8 48 (40.68%) Firewall
8 48 (40.68%) VMware
9 45 (38.14%) Finance
9 45 (38.14%) VMware Infrastructure
10 41 (34.75%) Citrix
11 38 (32.20%) Telecoms
12 37 (31.36%) CCNA
12 37 (31.36%) Active Directory
13 36 (30.51%) Microsoft Certification
13 36 (30.51%) SAN
13 36 (30.51%) MS Exchange
14 34 (28.81%) ITIL
15 28 (23.73%) NetApp
16 26 (22.03%) XenApp
17 23 (19.49%) MS Excel
17 23 (19.49%) VoIP
17 23 (19.49%) MPLS
18 22 (18.64%) VPN
19 21 (17.80%) VMware ESX
20 19 (16.10%) Avaya
20 19 (16.10%) Cisco ASA
21 18 (15.25%) CheckPoint
22 17 (14.41%) DNS

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 (30.51%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.39%) IIS
3 2 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.85%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 23 (19.49%) MS Excel
2 14 (11.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (7.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.85%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 106 (89.83%) LAN
2 49 (41.53%) TCP/IP
3 48 (40.68%) Firewall
4 36 (30.51%) SAN
5 23 (19.49%) MPLS
5 23 (19.49%) VoIP
6 22 (18.64%) VPN
7 19 (16.10%) Cisco ASA
8 17 (14.41%) DNS
9 16 (13.56%) Wireless
10 15 (12.71%) DHCP
10 15 (12.71%) Internet
11 14 (11.86%) Unified Communications
12 13 (11.02%) IPsec
13 12 (10.17%) OSPF
14 10 (8.47%) BGP
14 10 (8.47%) SSL
15 9 (7.63%) BIG-IP
15 9 (7.63%) Cisco Nexus
16 8 (6.78%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.24%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 45 (38.14%) Finance
2 38 (32.20%) Telecoms
3 9 (7.63%) Electronics
3 9 (7.63%) Manufacturing
3 9 (7.63%) Marketing
4 6 (5.08%) Banking
5 5 (4.24%) French Language
5 5 (4.24%) German Language
5 5 (4.24%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.85%) Automotive
6 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (28.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (11.02%) Network Engineer
2 13 (11.02%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (11.02%) VMware Engineer
3 12 (10.17%) VoIP Engineer
4 11 (9.32%) Analyst
5 10 (8.47%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 10 (8.47%) Wintel Engineer
5 10 (8.47%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (7.63%) Storage Engineer
6 9 (7.63%) Support Engineer
7 8 (6.78%) Architect
8 7 (5.93%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (5.93%) Mitel Engineer
8 7 (5.93%) Mitel Support
8 7 (5.93%) Network Architect
9 6 (5.08%) Mitel VoIP Engineer
9 6 (5.08%) Unified Communications Engineer
9 6 (5.08%) VoIP Support Engineer
10 5 (4.24%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.54%) CSS
1 3 (2.54%) HTML
1 3 (2.54%) J2EE
1 3 (2.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.63%) Data Centre
3 8 (6.78%) IVR
4 6 (5.08%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.54%) PACS
6 2 (1.69%) BYOD
6 2 (1.69%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.69%) CMDB
6 2 (1.69%) Cybercrime
6 2 (1.69%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.69%) PMI
6 2 (1.69%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (1.69%) Tandem
7 1 (0.85%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.85%) EPoS
7 1 (0.85%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.85%) iSeries
7 1 (0.85%) NHS
7 1 (0.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 52 (44.07%) Windows
2 14 (11.86%) Windows 7
2 14 (11.86%) Windows Server
3 5 (4.24%) Windows 8
4 4 (3.39%) Windows 10
5 3 (2.54%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.69%) Linux
6 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.85%) Unix
7 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (28.81%) ITIL
2 10 (8.47%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (8.47%) Network Design
3 9 (7.63%) Digital Marketing
3 9 (7.63%) Matrix Management
3 9 (7.63%) Programme Management
4 7 (5.93%) Load Balancing
5 6 (5.08%) Service Delivery
5 6 (5.08%) Wealth Management
6 5 (4.24%) Migration
7 4 (3.39%) PRINCE2
7 4 (3.39%) Project Management
8 3 (2.54%) Capacity Management
8 3 (2.54%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (2.54%) Change Management
8 3 (2.54%) CRM
8 3 (2.54%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 2 (1.69%) Change Control
9 2 (1.69%) Security Operations
9 2 (1.69%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.78%) PowerShell
2 7 (5.93%) SQL
3 3 (2.54%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.54%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.69%) Java
5 1 (0.85%) C
Qualifications
1 61 (51.69%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (43.22%) CCNP
3 37 (31.36%) CCNA
4 36 (30.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (10.17%) MCITP
6 10 (8.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (7.63%) CCA
7 9 (7.63%) Citrix Certification
7 9 (7.63%) VCAP
8 8 (6.78%) MCSE
9 4 (3.39%) CCIE
9 4 (3.39%) MCP
10 3 (2.54%) MCSA
10 3 (2.54%) Security Cleared
11 2 (1.69%) PMI Certification
11 2 (1.69%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.85%) CCDP
12 1 (0.85%) CCSA
12 1 (0.85%) CISSP
12 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.86%) SLA
2 9 (7.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.54%) DICOM
4 1 (0.85%) HL7
4 1 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.85%) SAS 70
System Software
1 45 (38.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (31.36%) Active Directory
3 26 (22.03%) XenApp
4 21 (17.80%) VMware ESX
5 12 (10.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 12 (10.17%) Virtual Servers
6 7 (5.93%) Hyper-V
7 4 (3.39%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (3.39%) XenDesktop
8 3 (2.54%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.69%) Snort
10 1 (0.85%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (10.17%) SCOM
2 4 (3.39%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (2.54%) FortiGate
3 3 (2.54%) SCCM
4 2 (1.69%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.85%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 83 (70.34%) Cisco
2 55 (46.61%) Microsoft
3 48 (40.68%) VMware
4 41 (34.75%) Citrix
5 28 (23.73%) NetApp
6 19 (16.10%) Avaya
7 18 (15.25%) CheckPoint
8 15 (12.71%) SolarWinds
9 14 (11.86%) Mitel
10 13 (11.02%) F5
11 10 (8.47%) Aruba
12 9 (7.63%) Meraki
12 9 (7.63%) SAP
13 8 (6.78%) Aerohive Networks
13 8 (6.78%) AppSense
14 7 (5.93%) HP
15 5 (4.24%) Juniper
16 4 (3.39%) Apple
16 4 (3.39%) Palo Alto
17 3 (2.54%) WatchGuard
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