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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 60 77 75
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -2
Permanent jobs citing LAN 33 18 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.98% 1.63% 2.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.26% 10.91% 11.21%
Number of salaries quoted 21 17 21
Average salary £30,500 £35,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% -36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £27,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
136 165 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 12.30% 14.99% 18.97%
Number of salaries quoted 97 132 196
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,350 £25,398
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £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 26 November 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 50 (89.29%) WAN
2 38 (67.86%) Cisco
3 23 (41.07%) Windows
4 19 (33.93%) VPN
4 19 (33.93%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (33.93%) Firewall
5 18 (32.14%) SLA
6 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 16 (28.57%) VoIP
6 16 (28.57%) OSPF
6 16 (28.57%) BGP
7 15 (26.79%) CCNP
7 15 (26.79%) Active Directory
7 15 (26.79%) Juniper
8 14 (25.00%) ITIL
8 14 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
9 13 (23.21%) WLAN
10 12 (21.43%) CheckPoint
10 12 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (19.64%) X.25
11 11 (19.64%) EIGRP
11 11 (19.64%) DWDM
11 11 (19.64%) MPLS
11 11 (19.64%) MS Exchange
11 11 (19.64%) ATM
11 11 (19.64%) SDH
11 11 (19.64%) Frame Relay
11 11 (19.64%) Network Design
11 11 (19.64%) xDSL
12 10 (17.86%) Telecoms

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 11 (19.64%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (8.93%) IIS
4 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.79%) CMS
6 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.79%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (12.50%) MS Office
1 7 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 50 (89.29%) WAN
2 19 (33.93%) VPN
2 19 (33.93%) Firewall
3 16 (28.57%) OSPF
3 16 (28.57%) BGP
3 16 (28.57%) VoIP
4 14 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
5 13 (23.21%) WLAN
6 11 (19.64%) ATM
6 11 (19.64%) SDH
6 11 (19.64%) DWDM
6 11 (19.64%) MPLS
6 11 (19.64%) X.25
6 11 (19.64%) EIGRP
6 11 (19.64%) Frame Relay
6 11 (19.64%) xDSL
7 9 (16.07%) Network Security
8 8 (14.29%) VLAN
9 6 (10.71%) Wireless
10 5 (8.93%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.79%) DB2
General
1 10 (17.86%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.93%) French Language
2 5 (8.93%) German Language
2 5 (8.93%) Spanish Language
3 4 (7.14%) Italian Language
3 4 (7.14%) Finance
4 2 (3.57%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.57%) Legal
4 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (28.57%) Analyst
2 13 (23.21%) Architect
3 11 (19.64%) Network Design Architect
3 11 (19.64%) Network Architect
4 9 (16.07%) Network Engineer
5 7 (12.50%) Support Technician
6 6 (10.71%) Help Desk Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Support Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Technical Architect
7 4 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (7.14%) Technical Design Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Network Technical Architect
8 3 (5.36%) IT Support
8 3 (5.36%) Senior Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Senior Technical Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Consultant
9 2 (3.57%) Technical Support
9 2 (3.57%) Support Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Network Analyst
9 2 (3.57%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) .NET
1 1 (1.79%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Streaming Video
1 5 (8.93%) Streaming Media
2 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.57%) FMCG
4 1 (1.79%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 23 (41.07%) Windows
2 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (12.50%) Linux
4 7 (12.50%) UNIX
5 5 (8.93%) Windows XP
5 5 (8.93%) Windows Vista
6 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (7.14%) Windows 7
7 3 (5.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.00%) ITIL
2 11 (19.64%) Network Design
3 6 (10.71%) Load Balancing
4 5 (8.93%) Incident Management
4 5 (8.93%) Network Management
5 4 (7.14%) Fault Management
5 4 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.57%) Service Management
6 2 (3.57%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.57%) Time Management
6 2 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.57%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (1.79%) Workforce Management Optimization
7 1 (1.79%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.79%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.79%) Project Management
7 1 (1.79%) TOGAF
7 1 (1.79%) eTOM
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.07%) SQL
2 3 (5.36%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (33.93%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (26.79%) CCNP
3 12 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (16.07%) CCSA
4 9 (16.07%) CCSE
5 8 (14.29%) CCNA
6 5 (8.93%) CCDP
6 5 (8.93%) MCSA
7 4 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (5.36%) MCDST
8 3 (5.36%) MCSE
8 3 (5.36%) SC Cleared
8 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
9 2 (3.57%) MCITP
9 2 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.79%) Avaya Certification
10 1 (1.79%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (1.79%) Degree
10 1 (1.79%) MCP
10 1 (1.79%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (32.14%) SLA
2 3 (5.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (26.79%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.36%) XenApp
4 3 (5.36%) XenDesktop
4 3 (5.36%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (5.36%) UAG
5 2 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.79%) vSphere
6 1 (1.79%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.79%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (5.36%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.79%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.79%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 38 (67.86%) Cisco
2 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 15 (26.79%) Juniper
4 12 (21.43%) CheckPoint
5 10 (17.86%) VMware
6 9 (16.07%) Huawei
7 8 (14.29%) Citrix
8 4 (7.14%) Blue Coat
8 4 (7.14%) F5
9 3 (5.36%) Symantec
9 3 (5.36%) Remedy
9 3 (5.36%) McAfee
9 3 (5.36%) Websense
10 2 (3.57%) Avaya
10 2 (3.57%) NetApp
10 2 (3.57%) Nokia
11 1 (1.79%) Dell
11 1 (1.79%) EMC
11 1 (1.79%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.79%) Oracle
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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