The first table below looks at the demand for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 22 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 Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 76 72 55
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -17
Permanent jobs citing LAN 17 20 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.48% 1.73% 3.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.63% 10.00% 18.03%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 28
Average salary £31,750 £28,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.40% -18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £71,350 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -2.59%
Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
160 200 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 13.95% 17.29% 18.98%
Number of salaries quoted 124 160 144
Average salary £48,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £30,000 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LAN
Buckinghamshire

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

LAN
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Milton Keynes region.

LAN Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

LAN
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing LAN 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 LAN.

1 44 (93.62%) WAN
2 28 (59.57%) Cisco
3 24 (51.06%) Windows
4 23 (48.94%) Firewall
5 21 (44.68%) VMware
6 20 (42.55%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (40.43%) Microsoft
7 19 (40.43%) CCNA
8 18 (38.30%) ITIL
9 17 (36.17%) VMware Infrastructure
10 16 (34.04%) Hyper-V
10 16 (34.04%) Active Directory
11 15 (31.91%) SLA
11 15 (31.91%) CCNP
12 14 (29.79%) Microsoft Certification
12 14 (29.79%) MS Exchange
13 13 (27.66%) Citrix
14 11 (23.40%) IIS
15 10 (21.28%) XenApp
15 10 (21.28%) Security Cleared
15 10 (21.28%) Exchange Server 2003
15 10 (21.28%) Root Cause Analysis
16 9 (19.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 9 (19.15%) SC Cleared
16 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2008
16 9 (19.15%) MCSA
16 9 (19.15%) VPN
16 9 (19.15%) SAN
16 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2003
16 9 (19.15%) Symantec

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing LAN 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 LAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (29.79%) MS Exchange
2 11 (23.40%) IIS
3 10 (21.28%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (10.64%) CMS
5 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (4.26%) Lync
7 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
7 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (2.13%) CICS
Applications
1 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.38%) MS Office
3 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 44 (93.62%) WAN
2 23 (48.94%) Firewall
3 9 (19.15%) VPN
3 9 (19.15%) SAN
4 8 (17.02%) DNS
4 8 (17.02%) DHCP
5 7 (14.89%) Network Security
5 7 (14.89%) TCP/IP
6 6 (12.77%) Internet
6 6 (12.77%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (10.64%) SSH
7 5 (10.64%) SMTP
7 5 (10.64%) FTP
7 5 (10.64%) HTTP
7 5 (10.64%) SSL
7 5 (10.64%) H.323
8 4 (8.51%) VoIP
9 3 (6.38%) VLAN
9 3 (6.38%) Unified Communications
9 3 (6.38%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.13%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Rational Rose
General
1 8 (17.02%) Retail
2 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.51%) Finance
4 2 (4.26%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 14 (29.79%) Analyst
2 9 (19.15%) Network Engineer
3 7 (14.89%) Support Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (10.64%) Support Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (6.38%) Network Support Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Network Support
7 3 (6.38%) Voice Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) Help Desk Supervisor
7 3 (6.38%) IT Support
7 3 (6.38%) Wintel Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Support Technician
7 3 (6.38%) IT Manager
7 3 (6.38%) Consultant
8 2 (4.26%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Network Security Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) IT Support Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Streaming Media
1 3 (6.38%) Streaming Video
1 3 (6.38%) Clustering
2 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.13%) SecurID
3 1 (2.13%) Social Media
3 1 (2.13%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 24 (51.06%) Windows
2 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (14.89%) Linux
4 5 (10.64%) UNIX
5 3 (6.38%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.26%) Windows XP
6 2 (4.26%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.13%) CentOS
7 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) ITIL
2 10 (21.28%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (14.89%) Incident Management
4 5 (10.64%) Workforce Management Optimization
4 5 (10.64%) Problem Management
4 5 (10.64%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (6.38%) Migration
5 3 (6.38%) Time Management
5 3 (6.38%) Project Management
6 2 (4.26%) Service Management
6 2 (4.26%) Risk Management
6 2 (4.26%) Change Control
6 2 (4.26%) Network Management
6 2 (4.26%) Fault Management
6 2 (4.26%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.13%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (2.13%) Network Design
7 1 (2.13%) Use Case
7 1 (2.13%) ISMS
7 1 (2.13%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.02%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.13%) JCL
3 1 (2.13%) COBOL
3 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (42.55%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (40.43%) CCNA
3 15 (31.91%) CCNP
4 14 (29.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (21.28%) Security Cleared
6 9 (19.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (19.15%) SC Cleared
6 9 (19.15%) MCSA
7 3 (6.38%) MCDST
8 2 (4.26%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (4.26%) HP ASE
8 2 (4.26%) Degree
9 1 (2.13%) CCSE
9 1 (2.13%) CCDA
9 1 (2.13%) CCDP
9 1 (2.13%) CCIP
9 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
9 1 (2.13%) MCSE
9 1 (2.13%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (31.91%) SLA
2 2 (4.26%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (36.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (34.04%) Hyper-V
2 16 (34.04%) Active Directory
3 10 (21.28%) XenApp
4 8 (17.02%) XenDesktop
4 8 (17.02%) Forefront TMG
4 8 (17.02%) UAG
5 2 (4.26%) ProxySG
6 1 (2.13%) XenServer
6 1 (2.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (2.13%) vSphere
6 1 (2.13%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Backup Exec
1 2 (4.26%) Netcool
1 2 (4.26%) OpenView
1 2 (4.26%) Zenoss
2 1 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 28 (59.57%) Cisco
2 21 (44.68%) VMware
3 19 (40.43%) Microsoft
4 13 (27.66%) Citrix
5 9 (19.15%) Symantec
6 8 (17.02%) Remedy
6 8 (17.02%) Websense
7 7 (14.89%) CheckPoint
8 5 (10.64%) NetApp
8 5 (10.64%) Avaya
8 5 (10.64%) EMC
8 5 (10.64%) HP
9 4 (8.51%) Juniper
9 4 (8.51%) Blue Coat
10 3 (6.38%) Computacenter
10 3 (6.38%) F5
11 2 (4.26%) McAfee
11 2 (4.26%) Riverbed
12 1 (2.13%) Dell
12 1 (2.13%) Genesys
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Quindell Plc - Metaskil
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Blue Town Online
Salary: £26k - 35k per year
Posted: 25 days ago