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 April 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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 83 67 64
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -3
Permanent jobs citing WAN 51 73 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.19% 3.65% 3.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.75% 19.73% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 43 66 66
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,200 £55,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
- -0.66%
Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
400 370 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.20% 18.49% 22.43%
Number of salaries quoted 317 308 345
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,700 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.75% -0.75%
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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +10 33 £42,500 -19.04% 2
High Wycombe -19 5 £33,250 +3.90%
Beaconsfield - 5 £22,500 -
Marlow -12 3 - -
Iver - 2 £47,250 - 1
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 78 (84.78%) LAN
2 56 (60.87%) Cisco
3 51 (55.43%) Windows
4 41 (44.57%) VMware
5 38 (41.30%) Microsoft
6 37 (40.22%) Cisco Certification
6 37 (40.22%) Firewall
7 36 (39.13%) MS Exchange
8 34 (36.96%) ITIL
9 32 (34.78%) HP
10 31 (33.70%) SAN
11 30 (32.61%) Active Directory
12 28 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
13 27 (29.35%) Windows Server 2008
14 26 (28.26%) SLA
14 26 (28.26%) Windows Server 2003
15 25 (27.17%) CCNA
16 24 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
16 24 (26.09%) Citrix
17 22 (23.91%) MS Excel
17 22 (23.91%) DHCP
18 19 (20.65%) DNS
18 19 (20.65%) CCNP
18 19 (20.65%) Hyper-V
18 19 (20.65%) Exchange Server 2003
19 17 (18.48%) XenApp
19 17 (18.48%) Exchange Server 2010
20 16 (17.39%) VPN
21 15 (16.30%) SQL
22 14 (15.22%) Symantec

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 36 (39.13%) MS Exchange
2 19 (20.65%) Exchange Server 2003
3 17 (18.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (7.61%) IIS
4 7 (7.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (6.52%) SharePoint
5 6 (6.52%) Lync
6 5 (5.43%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (4.35%) CMS
8 2 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.09%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.09%) CICS
9 1 (1.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (23.91%) MS Excel
2 11 (11.96%) MS Office
3 1 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 78 (84.78%) LAN
2 37 (40.22%) Firewall
3 31 (33.70%) SAN
4 22 (23.91%) DHCP
5 19 (20.65%) DNS
6 16 (17.39%) VPN
7 14 (15.22%) TCP/IP
7 14 (15.22%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (13.04%) Internet
9 10 (10.87%) Network Security
10 8 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (8.70%) Wireless
11 6 (6.52%) iSCSI
12 5 (5.43%) WAAS
12 5 (5.43%) IP Telephony
12 5 (5.43%) VLAN
12 5 (5.43%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (5.43%) BGP
12 5 (5.43%) VoIP
13 4 (4.35%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.09%) DB2
2 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Rational Rose
General
1 4 (4.35%) Retail
2 2 (2.17%) Finance
3 1 (1.09%) Automotive
3 1 (1.09%) Legal
3 1 (1.09%) Publishing
3 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (19.57%) Network Engineer
2 17 (18.48%) Support Engineer
3 15 (16.30%) Systems Engineer
4 14 (15.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (10.87%) Analyst
6 7 (7.61%) Architect
6 7 (7.61%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (7.61%) IT Support
7 6 (6.52%) Network Support
7 6 (6.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (6.52%) IT Support Engineer
8 5 (5.43%) Administrator
8 5 (5.43%) Technical Architect
8 5 (5.43%) Systems Support
8 5 (5.43%) IT Administrator
8 5 (5.43%) Systems Support Engineer
8 5 (5.43%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Network Support Engineer
10 3 (3.26%) Cisco Engineer
10 3 (3.26%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.78%) Clustering
2 8 (8.70%) Blackberry
3 6 (6.52%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.52%) Fat Client
3 6 (6.52%) Thin Client
4 5 (5.43%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (4.35%) Replication
6 2 (2.17%) Social Media
7 1 (1.09%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 51 (55.43%) Windows
2 27 (29.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (28.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (9.78%) Linux
4 9 (9.78%) Android
5 8 (8.70%) UNIX
6 7 (7.61%) Windows 7
7 6 (6.52%) Windows 8
8 5 (5.43%) Windows XP
8 5 (5.43%) Windows Vista
9 3 (3.26%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.09%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (36.96%) ITIL
2 11 (11.96%) Project Management
2 11 (11.96%) Load Balancing
3 9 (9.78%) Service Delivery
4 8 (8.70%) Incident Management
4 8 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (6.52%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (6.52%) Time Management
5 6 (6.52%) CRM
6 5 (5.43%) ERP
6 5 (5.43%) Problem Management
7 4 (4.35%) Workforce Management Optimization
7 4 (4.35%) Network Management
8 3 (3.26%) Migration
8 3 (3.26%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.17%) Risk Management
9 2 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (2.17%) Change Control
9 2 (2.17%) Fault Management
10 1 (1.09%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.30%) SQL
2 7 (7.61%) PowerShell
3 5 (5.43%) C
4 1 (1.09%) COBOL
4 1 (1.09%) JCL
Qualifications
1 37 (40.22%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (27.17%) CCNA
3 24 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (20.65%) CCNP
5 9 (9.78%) SC Cleared
5 9 (9.78%) Security Cleared
6 8 (8.70%) MCSA
6 8 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (7.61%) HP ASE
8 4 (4.35%) MCSE
9 3 (3.26%) CCIE
9 3 (3.26%) MCDST
9 3 (3.26%) Degree
10 2 (2.17%) A+ Certification
11 1 (1.09%) Check Point Certification
11 1 (1.09%) CCSA
11 1 (1.09%) CCSE
11 1 (1.09%) MCITP
11 1 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (1.09%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (28.26%) SLA
2 5 (5.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.26%) ISO 9000
4 2 (2.17%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.09%) DICOM
System Software
1 30 (32.61%) Active Directory
2 28 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (20.65%) Hyper-V
4 17 (18.48%) XenApp
5 8 (8.70%) VMware ESX
6 7 (7.61%) XenDesktop
6 7 (7.61%) Forefront TMG
6 7 (7.61%) UAG
7 5 (5.43%) Terminal Server
8 2 (2.17%) ProxySG
9 1 (1.09%) ISA Server
9 1 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (13.04%) Backup Exec
2 7 (7.61%) WSUS
2 7 (7.61%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (3.26%) Zenoss
3 3 (3.26%) OpenView
3 3 (3.26%) Netcool
4 1 (1.09%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 56 (60.87%) Cisco
2 41 (44.57%) VMware
3 38 (41.30%) Microsoft
4 32 (34.78%) HP
5 24 (26.09%) Citrix
6 14 (15.22%) Symantec
7 12 (13.04%) McAfee
8 11 (11.96%) CheckPoint
9 8 (8.70%) 3PAR
10 7 (7.61%) Remedy
10 7 (7.61%) Websense
10 7 (7.61%) Juniper
11 6 (6.52%) Veeam
12 5 (5.43%) NetApp
12 5 (5.43%) Dell
12 5 (5.43%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (4.35%) Blue Coat
13 4 (4.35%) EMC
13 4 (4.35%) Avaya
14 3 (3.26%) Computacenter
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