The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 55 74 78
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +4
Permanent jobs citing LAN 36 15 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.28% 1.47% 2.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.66% 9.09% 10.68%
Number of salaries quoted 27 14 22
Average salary £36,000 £42,500 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.29% +4.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,750 £23,339
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £49,250 £74,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
LAN
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 Milton Keynes region.

Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
146 165 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 13.32% 16.22% 19.98%
Number of salaries quoted 111 123 219
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 51 (87.93%) WAN
2 39 (67.24%) Cisco
3 24 (41.38%) Windows
4 22 (37.93%) VPN
4 22 (37.93%) Firewall
5 21 (36.21%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (34.48%) SLA
7 18 (31.03%) VoIP
7 18 (31.03%) CCNP
8 17 (29.31%) OSPF
8 17 (29.31%) BGP
9 16 (27.59%) Juniper
10 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
10 15 (25.86%) Wi-Fi
11 14 (24.14%) ITIL
11 14 (24.14%) WLAN
11 14 (24.14%) Active Directory
12 12 (20.69%) MS Exchange
12 12 (20.69%) ATM
12 12 (20.69%) SDH
12 12 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (20.69%) CheckPoint
12 12 (20.69%) DWDM
12 12 (20.69%) MPLS
12 12 (20.69%) EIGRP
12 12 (20.69%) X.25
12 12 (20.69%) Frame Relay
12 12 (20.69%) Telecoms
12 12 (20.69%) Network Design
12 12 (20.69%) xDSL

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 12 (20.69%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (6.90%) IIS
4 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.72%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (13.79%) MS Office
2 6 (10.34%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 51 (87.93%) WAN
2 22 (37.93%) VPN
2 22 (37.93%) Firewall
3 18 (31.03%) VoIP
4 17 (29.31%) OSPF
4 17 (29.31%) BGP
5 15 (25.86%) Wi-Fi
6 14 (24.14%) WLAN
7 12 (20.69%) ATM
7 12 (20.69%) EIGRP
7 12 (20.69%) SDH
7 12 (20.69%) Frame Relay
7 12 (20.69%) DWDM
7 12 (20.69%) MPLS
7 12 (20.69%) X.25
7 12 (20.69%) xDSL
8 9 (15.52%) VLAN
9 8 (13.79%) Wireless
9 8 (13.79%) Network Security
10 6 (10.34%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) DB2
General
1 12 (20.69%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.62%) French Language
2 5 (8.62%) German Language
2 5 (8.62%) Spanish Language
3 4 (6.90%) Italian Language
4 3 (5.17%) Finance
5 2 (3.45%) Legal
5 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.72%) Retail
6 1 (1.72%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 16 (27.59%) Analyst
2 14 (24.14%) Architect
3 12 (20.69%) Network Design Architect
3 12 (20.69%) Network Architect
4 11 (18.97%) Network Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Support Technician
5 6 (10.34%) Help Desk Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Technical Architect
6 5 (8.62%) Technical Design Architect
7 4 (6.90%) Network Technical Architect
8 3 (5.17%) Senior Architect
8 3 (5.17%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (5.17%) Senior Technical Architect
8 3 (5.17%) Network Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) Consultant
9 2 (3.45%) Support Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) Support Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) ICT Support Technician
9 2 (3.45%) IT Support
9 2 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Streaming Video
1 4 (6.90%) Streaming Media
2 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.45%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 24 (41.38%) Windows
2 10 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (15.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (12.07%) Linux
5 6 (10.34%) Windows Vista
5 6 (10.34%) UNIX
6 5 (8.62%) Windows XP
7 4 (6.90%) Windows 7
7 4 (6.90%) Windows 8
7 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.14%) ITIL
2 12 (20.69%) Network Design
3 6 (10.34%) Incident Management
3 6 (10.34%) Load Balancing
4 5 (8.62%) Network Management
5 4 (6.90%) Fault Management
5 4 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (5.17%) Change Control
6 3 (5.17%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.45%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.45%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.45%) Change Management
7 2 (3.45%) Time Management
8 1 (1.72%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (1.72%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (1.72%) eTOM
8 1 (1.72%) TOGAF
8 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.72%) Project Management
8 1 (1.72%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.24%) SQL
2 4 (6.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (36.21%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (31.03%) CCNP
3 12 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (15.52%) CCNA
4 9 (15.52%) CCSA
4 9 (15.52%) CCSE
5 5 (8.62%) CCDP
5 5 (8.62%) MCSA
5 5 (8.62%) SC Cleared
5 5 (8.62%) Security Cleared
6 4 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (5.17%) MCDST
8 2 (3.45%) MCITP
8 2 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (3.45%) MCSE
9 1 (1.72%) MCP
9 1 (1.72%) CCIE
9 1 (1.72%) A+ Certification
9 1 (1.72%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (1.72%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (34.48%) SLA
2 3 (5.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (24.14%) Active Directory
2 9 (15.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (10.34%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.90%) XenApp
4 4 (6.90%) XenDesktop
4 4 (6.90%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (6.90%) UAG
5 2 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.72%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (5.17%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 39 (67.24%) Cisco
2 16 (27.59%) Juniper
3 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
4 12 (20.69%) CheckPoint
5 10 (17.24%) VMware
6 9 (15.52%) Huawei
7 8 (13.79%) Citrix
8 4 (6.90%) Blue Coat
8 4 (6.90%) Symantec
8 4 (6.90%) Remedy
8 4 (6.90%) Websense
8 4 (6.90%) F5
9 3 (5.17%) McAfee
10 2 (3.45%) Nokia
10 2 (3.45%) Riverbed
11 1 (1.72%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.72%) Oracle
11 1 (1.72%) NetApp
11 1 (1.72%) Avaya
11 1 (1.72%) HP
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