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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 72 69 86
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +17
Permanent jobs citing LAN 39 28 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.77% 2.13% 1.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.21% 14.21% 10.75%
Number of salaries quoted 27 25 17
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £53,000 £55,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.89%
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
203 197 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 14.41% 14.98% 14.82%
Number of salaries quoted 160 157 148
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £45,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% -0.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 4 May 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 55 (80.88%) WAN
2 41 (60.29%) Cisco
3 39 (57.35%) Cisco Certification
4 38 (55.88%) CCNP
5 34 (50.00%) Wireless
6 30 (44.12%) Firewall
7 25 (36.76%) VPN
8 21 (30.88%) CheckPoint
9 17 (25.00%) CCSA
10 16 (23.53%) Wi-Fi
10 16 (23.53%) VLAN
10 16 (23.53%) Load Balancing
11 15 (22.06%) Juniper
11 15 (22.06%) Windows
11 15 (22.06%) Cisco Nexus
11 15 (22.06%) Cisco Prime
12 14 (20.59%) Riverbed
13 13 (19.12%) SolarWinds
14 12 (17.65%) Security Cleared
14 12 (17.65%) e-Health
14 12 (17.65%) Active Directory
14 12 (17.65%) CA
14 12 (17.65%) DSL
14 12 (17.65%) CA Spectrum
14 12 (17.65%) WAN Optimisation
15 10 (14.71%) SLA
15 10 (14.71%) ITIL
16 9 (13.24%) VoIP
16 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
16 9 (13.24%) Team Foundation Server

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 8 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (8.82%) MS Office
2 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (2.94%) MFGPRO
2 1 (1.47%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 55 (80.88%) WAN
2 34 (50.00%) Wireless
3 30 (44.12%) Firewall
4 25 (36.76%) VPN
5 16 (23.53%) Wi-Fi
5 16 (23.53%) VLAN
6 15 (22.06%) Cisco Nexus
7 12 (17.65%) DSL
8 9 (13.24%) VoIP
9 7 (10.29%) BGP
9 7 (10.29%) OSPF
9 7 (10.29%) DNS
9 7 (10.29%) DHCP
9 7 (10.29%) TCP/IP
10 5 (7.35%) SNMP
10 5 (7.35%) Internet
10 5 (7.35%) SAN
10 5 (7.35%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (7.35%) Structured Cabling
11 4 (5.88%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (13.24%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.94%) Finance
3 1 (1.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 44 (64.71%) Network Engineer
2 11 (16.18%) Senior Network Engineer
3 8 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 7 (10.29%) Network Support
4 7 (10.29%) Network Support Engineer
5 5 (7.35%) Architect
5 5 (7.35%) Analyst
5 5 (7.35%) Systems Manager
6 4 (5.88%) Network Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Technical Architect
7 3 (4.41%) Technical Design Architect
7 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Network Architect
7 3 (4.41%) Network Technical Architect
7 3 (4.41%) Network Design Architect
8 2 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (1.47%) Support Technician
9 1 (1.47%) 2nd Line Support
9 1 (1.47%) Systems Administrator
9 1 (1.47%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.94%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.65%) e-Health
2 4 (5.88%) Open Source
3 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.94%) Replication
3 2 (2.94%) FMCG
3 2 (2.94%) NHS
3 2 (2.94%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.06%) Windows
2 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (10.29%) Linux
2 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (7.35%) Windows 8
3 5 (7.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (5.88%) Windows Vista
5 2 (2.94%) Android
5 2 (2.94%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.53%) Load Balancing
2 12 (17.65%) WAN Optimisation
3 10 (14.71%) ITIL
4 7 (10.29%) Service Delivery
4 7 (10.29%) Change Management
5 5 (7.35%) Fault Management
6 4 (5.88%) Incident Management
7 3 (4.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.41%) Network Design
7 3 (4.41%) Network Management
7 3 (4.41%) Change Control
7 3 (4.41%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.94%) Migration
8 2 (2.94%) Business Continuity
8 2 (2.94%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.47%) Time Management
9 1 (1.47%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.47%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 39 (57.35%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (55.88%) CCNP
3 17 (25.00%) CCSA
4 12 (17.65%) Security Cleared
5 8 (11.76%) CCSE
6 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (10.29%) JNCIA
7 6 (8.82%) CCNA
8 5 (7.35%) SC Cleared
9 4 (5.88%) Degree
9 4 (5.88%) MCSE
10 3 (4.41%) CCDP
11 2 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (1.47%) MCSA
12 1 (1.47%) MCITP
12 1 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.71%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.94%) vSphere
5 1 (1.47%) XenApp
5 1 (1.47%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.47%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (1.47%) UAG
Systems Management
1 15 (22.06%) Cisco Prime
2 12 (17.65%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (1.47%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 41 (60.29%) Cisco
2 21 (30.88%) CheckPoint
3 15 (22.06%) Juniper
4 14 (20.59%) Riverbed
5 13 (19.12%) SolarWinds
6 12 (17.65%) CA
7 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
8 7 (10.29%) VMware
9 6 (8.82%) Citrix
10 5 (7.35%) Blue Coat
10 5 (7.35%) F5
11 4 (5.88%) Google
12 3 (4.41%) HP
12 3 (4.41%) Nokia
12 3 (4.41%) Remedy
12 3 (4.41%) Computacenter
13 2 (2.94%) Meraki
13 2 (2.94%) Mitel
13 2 (2.94%) Huawei
13 2 (2.94%) Brocade
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable plus package
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Home working + 32 Holiday
Posted: 7 days ago
Milton Keynes
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago