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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 66 56 86
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +30
Permanent jobs citing LAN 28 34 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.64% 2.96% 1.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.44% 19.32% 7.96%
Number of salaries quoted 25 30 13
Average salary £40,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £39,200 £22,668
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £50,500 £44,600
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%
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
144 176 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 13.60% 15.33% 18.77%
Number of salaries quoted 113 128 180
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 4 March 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 56 (90.32%) WAN
2 33 (53.23%) Cisco
3 26 (41.94%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (40.32%) CCNP
4 25 (40.32%) VPN
4 25 (40.32%) Firewall
5 20 (32.26%) Windows
6 17 (27.42%) Wireless
7 15 (24.19%) Microsoft
7 15 (24.19%) SLA
8 14 (22.58%) VoIP
8 14 (22.58%) OSPF
8 14 (22.58%) BGP
9 13 (20.97%) Active Directory
10 12 (19.35%) ITIL
10 12 (19.35%) Juniper
10 12 (19.35%) CheckPoint
10 12 (19.35%) Wi-Fi
11 11 (17.74%) CCSA
11 11 (17.74%) VLAN
11 11 (17.74%) Load Balancing
11 11 (17.74%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (16.13%) SQL
12 10 (16.13%) WLAN
12 10 (16.13%) MS Exchange
12 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (16.13%) VMware
13 9 (14.52%) CCSE

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 10 (16.13%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (6.45%) IIS
4 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.61%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (12.90%) MS Office
2 6 (9.68%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 56 (90.32%) WAN
2 25 (40.32%) VPN
2 25 (40.32%) Firewall
3 17 (27.42%) Wireless
4 14 (22.58%) VoIP
4 14 (22.58%) OSPF
4 14 (22.58%) BGP
5 12 (19.35%) Wi-Fi
6 11 (17.74%) VLAN
6 11 (17.74%) Cisco Nexus
7 10 (16.13%) WLAN
8 9 (14.52%) EIGRP
9 8 (12.90%) DWDM
9 8 (12.90%) MPLS
9 8 (12.90%) X.25
9 8 (12.90%) TCP/IP
9 8 (12.90%) ATM
9 8 (12.90%) SDH
9 8 (12.90%) Frame Relay
9 8 (12.90%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (8.06%) Spanish Language
1 5 (8.06%) French Language
1 5 (8.06%) German Language
1 5 (8.06%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.45%) Italian Language
3 3 (4.84%) Finance
4 2 (3.23%) Legal
4 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (40.32%) Network Engineer
2 13 (20.97%) Analyst
3 11 (17.74%) Architect
4 8 (12.90%) Network Architect
4 8 (12.90%) Network Design Architect
5 6 (9.68%) Help Desk Analyst
5 6 (9.68%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Technical Architect
6 4 (6.45%) Technical Design Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Network Technical Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Network Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Consultant
8 2 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.23%) Support Technician
8 2 (3.23%) Senior Technical Architect
8 2 (3.23%) ICT Technician
8 2 (3.23%) Senior Architect
8 2 (3.23%) ICT Support Technician
9 1 (1.61%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) Open Source
2 2 (3.23%) NHS
2 2 (3.23%) e-Health
2 2 (3.23%) FMCG
2 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (32.26%) Windows
2 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (8.06%) Windows Vista
3 5 (8.06%) Linux
4 4 (6.45%) Windows XP
5 3 (4.84%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.35%) ITIL
2 11 (17.74%) Load Balancing
3 8 (12.90%) Network Design
4 7 (11.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (11.29%) Service Delivery
5 6 (9.68%) WAN Optimisation
6 5 (8.06%) Incident Management
7 4 (6.45%) Fault Management
7 4 (6.45%) Network Management
8 3 (4.84%) Change Control
8 3 (4.84%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2
9 2 (3.23%) Change Management
9 2 (3.23%) Migration
9 2 (3.23%) Business Continuity
9 2 (3.23%) Time Management
9 2 (3.23%) Mentoring
10 1 (1.61%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.13%) SQL
2 3 (4.84%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (41.94%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (40.32%) CCNP
3 11 (17.74%) CCSA
4 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (14.52%) CCSE
6 6 (9.68%) CCNA
7 5 (8.06%) CCDP
8 4 (6.45%) SC Cleared
8 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
8 4 (6.45%) Degree
9 3 (4.84%) MCDST
9 3 (4.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (4.84%) MCSA
10 2 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.61%) VCP4
11 1 (1.61%) MCITP
11 1 (1.61%) Avaya Certification
11 1 (1.61%) CCIE
11 1 (1.61%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (24.19%) SLA
2 3 (4.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (20.97%) Active Directory
2 8 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.45%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.84%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (4.84%) UAG
4 3 (4.84%) XenApp
4 3 (4.84%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.23%) vSphere
5 2 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (6.45%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (3.23%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.23%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (1.61%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.61%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 33 (53.23%) Cisco
2 15 (24.19%) Microsoft
3 12 (19.35%) Juniper
3 12 (19.35%) CheckPoint
4 10 (16.13%) VMware
5 8 (12.90%) Riverbed
6 7 (11.29%) SolarWinds
6 7 (11.29%) Citrix
7 6 (9.68%) Huawei
8 4 (6.45%) Blue Coat
8 4 (6.45%) Google
8 4 (6.45%) F5
9 3 (4.84%) Websense
9 3 (4.84%) Symantec
9 3 (4.84%) Remedy
10 2 (3.23%) McAfee
10 2 (3.23%) CA
10 2 (3.23%) Nokia
11 1 (1.61%) ProCurve
11 1 (1.61%) Avaya
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Posted: 5 days ago