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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 75 75 55
Rank change year-on-year
0 -20
Permanent jobs citing LAN 20 20 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.75% 1.82% 3.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.58% 10.36% 18.38%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 29
Average salary £33,750 £29,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.44% -20.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,150 £71,350 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%
Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
159 193 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 13.89% 17.58% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 120 158 148
Average salary £46,000 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £73,000
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 29 July 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 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 43 (91.49%) WAN
2 28 (59.57%) Cisco
3 25 (53.19%) Windows
4 22 (46.81%) VMware
5 21 (44.68%) Firewall
6 18 (38.30%) ITIL
6 18 (38.30%) Microsoft
6 18 (38.30%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (36.17%) CCNA
7 17 (36.17%) VMware Infrastructure
8 16 (34.04%) Hyper-V
8 16 (34.04%) Active Directory
9 14 (29.79%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (29.79%) CCNP
10 13 (27.66%) SLA
10 13 (27.66%) MS Exchange
11 12 (25.53%) Citrix
12 11 (23.40%) VPN
13 10 (21.28%) IIS
14 9 (19.15%) MCSA
14 9 (19.15%) SAN
14 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (19.15%) XenApp
14 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
14 9 (19.15%) Exchange Server 2003
14 9 (19.15%) Root Cause Analysis
15 8 (17.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 8 (17.02%) Retail
15 8 (17.02%) SC Cleared
15 8 (17.02%) CheckPoint

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 13 (27.66%) MS Exchange
2 10 (21.28%) IIS
3 9 (19.15%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (10.64%) CMS
5 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (4.26%) Lync
7 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
7 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (2.13%) CICS
7 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.38%) MS Office
3 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 43 (91.49%) WAN
2 21 (44.68%) Firewall
3 11 (23.40%) VPN
4 9 (19.15%) SAN
5 8 (17.02%) TCP/IP
6 7 (14.89%) DHCP
6 7 (14.89%) DNS
6 7 (14.89%) Network Security
7 6 (12.77%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (12.77%) SSL
8 5 (10.64%) H.323
8 5 (10.64%) SSH
8 5 (10.64%) FTP
8 5 (10.64%) HTTP
8 5 (10.64%) VoIP
8 5 (10.64%) SMTP
9 4 (8.51%) Internet
9 4 (8.51%) WLAN
9 4 (8.51%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (6.38%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) 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 7 (14.89%) Network Engineer
2 7 (14.89%) Support Analyst
2 7 (14.89%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (12.77%) Support Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (6.38%) Support Technician
5 3 (6.38%) IT Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Network Support
5 3 (6.38%) Voice Consultant
5 3 (6.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Help Desk Supervisor
5 3 (6.38%) IT Support
5 3 (6.38%) Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) Security Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Network Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Technical Design Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Network Technical Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Wintel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Streaming Video
1 3 (6.38%) Streaming Media
2 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.13%) PMI
3 1 (2.13%) Clustering
3 1 (2.13%) SecurID
3 1 (2.13%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (53.19%) Windows
2 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (14.89%) Linux
5 5 (10.64%) UNIX
6 4 (8.51%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.26%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.26%) Windows Vista
7 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) ITIL
2 9 (19.15%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (12.77%) Incident Management
4 5 (10.64%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (10.64%) Workforce Management Optimization
4 5 (10.64%) Problem Management
5 3 (6.38%) Migration
5 3 (6.38%) Project Management
6 2 (4.26%) Service Management
6 2 (4.26%) Risk Management
6 2 (4.26%) Fault Management
6 2 (4.26%) Time Management
6 2 (4.26%) Network Management
6 2 (4.26%) Change Control
6 2 (4.26%) Network Design
7 1 (2.13%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.13%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (2.13%) ISMS
7 1 (2.13%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.13%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.89%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.13%) SQL
3 1 (2.13%) JCL
3 1 (2.13%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 18 (38.30%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (36.17%) CCNA
3 14 (29.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (29.79%) CCNP
4 9 (19.15%) MCSA
4 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
5 8 (17.02%) SC Cleared
5 8 (17.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (6.38%) MCDST
7 2 (4.26%) Degree
7 2 (4.26%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (4.26%) MCSE
8 1 (2.13%) MCP
8 1 (2.13%) CCIP
8 1 (2.13%) A+ Certification
8 1 (2.13%) CCDA
8 1 (2.13%) CCDP
8 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
8 1 (2.13%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (2.13%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (27.66%) SLA
2 2 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (36.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (34.04%) Hyper-V
2 16 (34.04%) Active Directory
3 9 (19.15%) XenApp
4 7 (14.89%) XenDesktop
4 7 (14.89%) Forefront TMG
4 7 (14.89%) UAG
5 2 (4.26%) ProxySG
6 1 (2.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (2.13%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.13%) XenServer
6 1 (2.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) OpenView
1 2 (4.26%) Netcool
1 2 (4.26%) Backup Exec
1 2 (4.26%) Zenoss
2 1 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 28 (59.57%) Cisco
2 22 (46.81%) VMware
3 18 (38.30%) Microsoft
4 12 (25.53%) Citrix
5 8 (17.02%) CheckPoint
5 8 (17.02%) Symantec
6 7 (14.89%) Remedy
6 7 (14.89%) Websense
7 6 (12.77%) NetApp
8 5 (10.64%) EMC
8 5 (10.64%) Avaya
8 5 (10.64%) Juniper
9 4 (8.51%) Blue Coat
10 3 (6.38%) HP
10 3 (6.38%) F5
11 2 (4.26%) Riverbed
11 2 (4.26%) Computacenter
11 2 (4.26%) McAfee
12 1 (2.13%) Huawei
12 1 (2.13%) Dell
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