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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 35 34 35
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing WAN 5 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 1.82% 2.76% 3.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.77% 17.50% 11.94%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 8
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +52.17%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
57 40 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 20.80% 15.75% 28.03%
Number of salaries quoted 51 33 65
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,150 £70,000 £43,000
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 30 January 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 20 (100.00%) LAN
2 17 (85.00%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (75.00%) CCNP
3 15 (75.00%) Cisco
3 15 (75.00%) Telecoms
4 11 (55.00%) Aruba
5 9 (45.00%) F5
6 8 (40.00%) Network Design
6 8 (40.00%) Wireless
6 8 (40.00%) CCIP
6 8 (40.00%) CCDA
6 8 (40.00%) CheckPoint
7 7 (35.00%) CCNA
7 7 (35.00%) Firewall
8 6 (30.00%) DHCP
8 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
8 6 (30.00%) VPN
8 6 (30.00%) DNS
8 6 (30.00%) Network Security
9 5 (25.00%) WLAN
9 5 (25.00%) CCDP
10 4 (20.00%) Windows
11 3 (15.00%) SLA
11 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
11 3 (15.00%) MPLS
11 3 (15.00%) McAfee
11 3 (15.00%) Banking
11 3 (15.00%) Finance
11 3 (15.00%) VMware
11 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) LAN
2 8 (40.00%) Wireless
3 7 (35.00%) Firewall
4 6 (30.00%) DHCP
4 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (30.00%) VPN
4 6 (30.00%) DNS
4 6 (30.00%) Network Security
5 5 (25.00%) WLAN
6 3 (15.00%) MPLS
6 3 (15.00%) BIG-IP
7 2 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (10.00%) VLAN
7 2 (10.00%) Wireless Security
7 2 (10.00%) BGP
7 2 (10.00%) Telnet
7 2 (10.00%) OSPF
7 2 (10.00%) DMZ
7 2 (10.00%) Ethernet
8 1 (5.00%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MSI
General
1 15 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) Designer
2 8 (40.00%) Network Designer
3 5 (25.00%) Security Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Deployment Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Security Designer
5 2 (10.00%) Information Security Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) IT Support
5 2 (10.00%) Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (5.00%) NOC Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Service Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Network Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (10.00%) PACS
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Network Design
2 2 (10.00%) Database Security
2 2 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (10.00%) Coaching
2 2 (10.00%) Information Security
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.00%) Network Management
3 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.00%) Change Control
3 1 (5.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (5.00%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (5.00%) Operations Management
3 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (85.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (75.00%) CCNP
3 8 (40.00%) CCIP
3 8 (40.00%) CCDA
4 7 (35.00%) CCNA
5 5 (25.00%) CCDP
6 2 (10.00%) GIAC
6 2 (10.00%) CEH
6 2 (10.00%) CISSP
6 2 (10.00%) MCP
7 1 (5.00%) JNCIA
7 1 (5.00%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
2 2 (10.00%) HL7
2 2 (10.00%) DICOM
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (10.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Cisco
2 11 (55.00%) Aruba
3 9 (45.00%) F5
4 8 (40.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.00%) McAfee
5 3 (15.00%) VMware
6 2 (10.00%) Symantec
6 2 (10.00%) Citrix
7 1 (5.00%) Dell
7 1 (5.00%) Juniper
7 1 (5.00%) Kaspersky
7 1 (5.00%) Veeam
7 1 (5.00%) Kaseya
7 1 (5.00%) SonicWALL
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