The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 High Wycombe region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 41 29 31
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Permanent jobs citing WAN 1 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 0.40% 2.56% 5.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.79% 9.84% 24.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 13
Average salary £20,000 £46,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-56.98% +78.84%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
56 61 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 22.49% 26.07% 22.30%
Number of salaries quoted 51 52 53
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £44,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAN
Buckinghamshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) SLA
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) Dell
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) A+ Certification
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Internet
4 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) XenApp
4 2 (33.33%) 3PAR
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
5 1 (16.67%) Clustering
5 1 (16.67%) Wireless

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) Intranet
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCNA
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) A+ Certification
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (16.67%) MCITP
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) MCP
3 1 (16.67%) MCSE
3 1 (16.67%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) DICOM
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (16.67%) WSUS
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) Dell
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) 3PAR
3 1 (16.67%) McAfee
3 1 (16.67%) Lotus
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
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