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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 67 61 66
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs citing LAN 24 20 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.26% 2.19% 2.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.05% 14.81% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 22
Average salary £30,000 £33,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -28.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £38,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
133 135 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 12.54% 14.80% 19.73%
Number of salaries quoted 80 113 145
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,850 £57,500 £80,000
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 16 September 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 39 (92.86%) WAN
2 29 (69.05%) Cisco
3 18 (42.86%) Windows
4 15 (35.71%) Firewall
5 13 (30.95%) VMware
5 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
5 13 (30.95%) VPN
5 13 (30.95%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (28.57%) CCNA
6 12 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 12 (28.57%) VoIP
6 12 (28.57%) ITIL
7 11 (26.19%) SLA
8 10 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (23.81%) Hyper-V
9 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (21.43%) MS Exchange
9 9 (21.43%) CCNP
10 8 (19.05%) WLAN
10 8 (19.05%) UNIX
10 8 (19.05%) Linux
10 8 (19.05%) Juniper
10 8 (19.05%) CheckPoint
10 8 (19.05%) OSPF
10 8 (19.05%) BGP
10 8 (19.05%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (19.05%) Telecoms
11 7 (16.67%) Frame Relay
11 7 (16.67%) Network Design
11 7 (16.67%) EIGRP

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 9 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 7 (16.67%) IIS
3 6 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (7.14%) CMS
4 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.38%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
2 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 39 (92.86%) WAN
2 15 (35.71%) Firewall
3 13 (30.95%) VPN
4 12 (28.57%) VoIP
5 8 (19.05%) WLAN
5 8 (19.05%) OSPF
5 8 (19.05%) BGP
5 8 (19.05%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (16.67%) Frame Relay
6 7 (16.67%) EIGRP
6 7 (16.67%) X.25
6 7 (16.67%) DWDM
6 7 (16.67%) MPLS
6 7 (16.67%) ATM
6 7 (16.67%) SDH
6 7 (16.67%) xDSL
7 6 (14.29%) SAN
7 6 (14.29%) TCP/IP
8 5 (11.90%) Internet
8 5 (11.90%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.38%) DB2
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (19.05%) Telecoms
2 6 (14.29%) Retail
3 2 (4.76%) Finance
3 2 (4.76%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Analyst
2 8 (19.05%) Architect
3 7 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Network Architect
3 7 (16.67%) Network Design Architect
4 5 (11.90%) Support Technician
4 5 (11.90%) Support Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (7.14%) Security Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) IT Support
6 2 (4.76%) Network Technical Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Voice Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Help Desk Supervisor
6 2 (4.76%) Technical Design Architect
6 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) IT Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Streaming Media
1 5 (11.90%) Streaming Video
2 1 (2.38%) SecurID
2 1 (2.38%) Clustering
2 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (42.86%) Windows
2 8 (19.05%) UNIX
2 8 (19.05%) Linux
3 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (7.14%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.38%) CentOS
7 1 (2.38%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) ITIL
2 7 (16.67%) Network Design
3 5 (11.90%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 3 (7.14%) Project Management
5 3 (7.14%) Workforce Management Optimization
5 3 (7.14%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.76%) Network Management
6 2 (4.76%) Change Control
6 2 (4.76%) Coaching
6 2 (4.76%) Service Management
6 2 (4.76%) Migration
7 1 (2.38%) eTOM
7 1 (2.38%) TOGAF
7 1 (2.38%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.38%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.38%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.38%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (28.57%) CCNA
3 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (21.43%) CCNP
4 6 (14.29%) MCSA
5 5 (11.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
6 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
7 3 (7.14%) Check Point Certification
7 3 (7.14%) Degree
8 2 (4.76%) MCSE
8 2 (4.76%) MCDST
9 1 (2.38%) MCITP
9 1 (2.38%) CCSE
9 1 (2.38%) CCSA
9 1 (2.38%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (2.38%) A+ Certification
9 1 (2.38%) CCDA
9 1 (2.38%) CCDP
9 1 (2.38%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.19%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 10 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (23.81%) Hyper-V
3 6 (14.29%) XenApp
4 4 (9.52%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (9.52%) UAG
4 4 (9.52%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.38%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.38%) XenServer
5 1 (2.38%) vSphere
5 1 (2.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.38%) Netcool
1 1 (2.38%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.38%) OpenView
1 1 (2.38%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 29 (69.05%) Cisco
2 13 (30.95%) VMware
2 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
3 8 (19.05%) Juniper
3 8 (19.05%) CheckPoint
4 7 (16.67%) Citrix
5 6 (14.29%) Huawei
6 5 (11.90%) Symantec
7 4 (9.52%) Remedy
7 4 (9.52%) Websense
7 4 (9.52%) NetApp
8 3 (7.14%) Avaya
8 3 (7.14%) EMC
9 2 (4.76%) Blue Coat
10 1 (2.38%) McAfee
10 1 (2.38%) HP
10 1 (2.38%) Dell
10 1 (2.38%) Oracle
10 1 (2.38%) F5
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