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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 74 88 57
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -31
Permanent jobs citing LAN 29 21 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.23% 1.70% 3.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.10% 11.11% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 25 16 26
Average salary £42,500 £43,750 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
192 189 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 14.78% 15.28% 20.04%
Number of salaries quoted 149 152 172
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
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 24 April 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 48 (85.71%) WAN
2 35 (62.50%) Cisco
3 27 (48.21%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (48.21%) Firewall
4 23 (41.07%) VMware
5 22 (39.29%) CCNA
5 22 (39.29%) Windows
6 20 (35.71%) ITIL
7 18 (32.14%) CCNP
7 18 (32.14%) SLA
8 16 (28.57%) SAN
9 15 (26.79%) Security Cleared
10 14 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (25.00%) Hyper-V
10 14 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 13 (23.21%) MS Exchange
11 13 (23.21%) HP
12 12 (21.43%) Active Directory
13 11 (19.64%) SC Cleared
14 10 (17.86%) Network Security
14 10 (17.86%) Time Management
14 10 (17.86%) Internet
15 9 (16.07%) Citrix
15 9 (16.07%) VPN
15 9 (16.07%) Unified Communications
16 8 (14.29%) Incident Management
16 8 (14.29%) Symantec
16 8 (14.29%) Project Management
17 7 (12.50%) Websense

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (23.21%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.50%) IIS
2 7 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (12.50%) Lync
3 4 (7.14%) CMS
4 2 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.79%) CICS
5 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) MS Office
1 5 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 48 (85.71%) WAN
2 27 (48.21%) Firewall
3 16 (28.57%) SAN
4 10 (17.86%) Network Security
4 10 (17.86%) Internet
5 9 (16.07%) VPN
5 9 (16.07%) Unified Communications
6 7 (12.50%) DNS
6 7 (12.50%) DHCP
6 7 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (10.71%) TCP/IP
8 5 (8.93%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (7.14%) WAAS
9 4 (7.14%) SSH
9 4 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (7.14%) SMTP
9 4 (7.14%) WLAN
9 4 (7.14%) SSL
9 4 (7.14%) FTP
9 4 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Rational Rose
General
1 6 (10.71%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.93%) Finance
3 4 (7.14%) Retail
4 1 (1.79%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (26.79%) Network Engineer
2 9 (16.07%) Analyst
2 9 (16.07%) Support Engineer
3 8 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 6 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (8.93%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Network Support
8 3 (5.36%) Senior Manager
8 3 (5.36%) IT Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Network Support Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Voice Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Help Desk Supervisor
8 3 (5.36%) Wintel Analyst
9 2 (3.57%) Voice Support Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Cisco Support Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Cisco Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Clustering
2 6 (10.71%) PMI
3 2 (3.57%) Social Media
3 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (39.29%) Windows
2 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (8.93%) Windows 7
4 4 (7.14%) Windows Vista
4 4 (7.14%) Windows XP
4 4 (7.14%) Linux
5 3 (5.36%) UNIX
6 1 (1.79%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.71%) ITIL
2 10 (17.86%) Time Management
3 8 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 8 (14.29%) Project Management
4 7 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 7 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 5 (8.93%) Migration
5 5 (8.93%) Service Delivery
5 5 (8.93%) Risk Management
5 5 (8.93%) Problem Management
6 4 (7.14%) Network Management
6 4 (7.14%) Workforce Management Optimization
6 4 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (5.36%) PRINCE
8 2 (3.57%) Change Control
8 2 (3.57%) Fault Management
8 2 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.79%) UML
9 1 (1.79%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.79%) JCL
2 1 (1.79%) COBOL
2 1 (1.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (48.21%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (39.29%) CCNA
3 18 (32.14%) CCNP
4 15 (26.79%) Security Cleared
5 14 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (19.64%) SC Cleared
7 7 (12.50%) MCSA
7 7 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (12.50%) HP ASE
8 6 (10.71%) PMI Certification
9 3 (5.36%) MCDST
10 1 (1.79%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (1.79%) CCDA
10 1 (1.79%) CCDP
10 1 (1.79%) CCIP
10 1 (1.79%) CCSA
10 1 (1.79%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (32.14%) SLA
2 2 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 14 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 12 (21.43%) Active Directory
3 7 (12.50%) UAG
3 7 (12.50%) Forefront TMG
3 7 (12.50%) XenApp
3 7 (12.50%) XenDesktop
4 2 (3.57%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.79%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) Backup Exec
2 3 (5.36%) Netcool
2 3 (5.36%) OpenView
2 3 (5.36%) Zenoss
3 2 (3.57%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.79%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 35 (62.50%) Cisco
2 23 (41.07%) VMware
3 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (23.21%) HP
5 9 (16.07%) Citrix
6 8 (14.29%) Symantec
7 7 (12.50%) Websense
7 7 (12.50%) Remedy
8 6 (10.71%) CheckPoint
9 5 (8.93%) Genesys
10 4 (7.14%) Blue Coat
10 4 (7.14%) Avaya
10 4 (7.14%) NetApp
10 4 (7.14%) EMC
10 4 (7.14%) McAfee
11 3 (5.36%) Computacenter
12 2 (3.57%) F5
12 2 (3.57%) Riverbed
12 2 (3.57%) Juniper
13 1 (1.79%) ServiceNow
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
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