The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 38 26 39
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +13
Permanent jobs citing WAN 7 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 2.63% 4.80% 5.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 14.47% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 13
Average salary £52,500 £36,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.83% +19.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £35,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%
WAN
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the High Wycombe region.

Communications & Networking Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
56 76 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 21.05% 33.19% 29.71%
Number of salaries quoted 54 64 87
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £32,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the High Wycombe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

WAN
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the High Wycombe region.

WAN Salary Trend in High Wycombe

WAN
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

WAN
Top 20 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 7 (100.00%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) CCDA
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) CCNP
2 6 (85.71%) CCIP
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) CheckPoint
2 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
2 6 (85.71%) Network Design
2 6 (85.71%) Aruba
2 6 (85.71%) F5
3 3 (42.86%) CCDP
3 3 (42.86%) WLAN
3 3 (42.86%) BIG-IP
3 3 (42.86%) Network Security
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) CCNA
5 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) Internet

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) WLAN
2 3 (42.86%) BIG-IP
2 3 (42.86%) Network Security
3 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) Internet
General
1 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Network Designer
1 6 (85.71%) Designer
2 5 (71.43%) Network Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Security Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Security Designer
4 1 (14.29%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (14.29%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CCDA
1 6 (85.71%) CCNP
1 6 (85.71%) CCIP
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) CCDP
3 2 (28.57%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) CheckPoint
1 6 (85.71%) Aruba
1 6 (85.71%) F5