The table below looks at the statistics for WAN 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 WAN over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 76 61 60
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -1
Permanent jobs citing WAN 20 20 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.73% 2.11% 2.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.79% 14.29% 15.03%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 23
Average salary £47,750 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.21% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £22,500 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WAN
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
145 140 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 12.51% 14.77% 19.39%
Number of salaries quoted 97 119 139
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 £29,350 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,600 £57,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

WAN
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Milton Keynes region.

WAN Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

WAN
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing WAN 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 WAN.

1 39 (86.67%) LAN
2 28 (62.22%) Cisco
3 17 (37.78%) Windows
4 16 (35.56%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (33.33%) Firewall
6 14 (31.11%) VMware
7 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
8 12 (26.67%) CheckPoint
8 12 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (24.44%) Hyper-V
9 11 (24.44%) ITIL
10 10 (22.22%) VPN
10 10 (22.22%) Juniper
10 10 (22.22%) BGP
10 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (22.22%) CCNA
11 9 (20.00%) CCNP
11 9 (20.00%) Active Directory
11 9 (20.00%) EIGRP
11 9 (20.00%) MPLS
11 9 (20.00%) SLA
11 9 (20.00%) VoIP
11 9 (20.00%) Linux
11 9 (20.00%) MS Exchange
12 8 (17.78%) UNIX
12 8 (17.78%) Telecoms
13 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP
13 7 (15.56%) IIS
13 7 (15.56%) SAN
13 7 (15.56%) Citrix

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing WAN 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 WAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (15.56%) IIS
3 6 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (8.89%) CMS
5 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.22%) Lync
6 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
2 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 39 (86.67%) LAN
2 15 (33.33%) Firewall
3 10 (22.22%) VPN
3 10 (22.22%) BGP
4 9 (20.00%) EIGRP
4 9 (20.00%) MPLS
4 9 (20.00%) VoIP
5 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP
5 7 (15.56%) SAN
6 6 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (11.11%) VLAN
7 5 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (11.11%) ISDN
7 5 (11.11%) WLAN
7 5 (11.11%) Internet
7 5 (11.11%) OSPF
8 4 (8.89%) X.25
8 4 (8.89%) H.323
8 4 (8.89%) DWDM
8 4 (8.89%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.22%) DB2
General
1 8 (17.78%) Telecoms
2 5 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (15.56%) Network Engineer
2 6 (13.33%) Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) Technical Design Authority
3 5 (11.11%) Architect
3 5 (11.11%) Support Technician
3 5 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (8.89%) Network Architect
4 4 (8.89%) Network Design Architect
5 3 (6.67%) Help Desk Supervisor
5 3 (6.67%) Security Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) IT Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Technical Architect
6 2 (4.44%) Consultant
6 2 (4.44%) Technical Support
6 2 (4.44%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) .NET
2 1 (2.22%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Streaming Media
1 5 (11.11%) Streaming Video
2 1 (2.22%) Clustering
2 1 (2.22%) SecurID
2 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (37.78%) Windows
2 9 (20.00%) Linux
3 8 (17.78%) UNIX
4 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (6.67%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.22%) CentOS
8 1 (2.22%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) ITIL
2 6 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (8.89%) Project Management
4 4 (8.89%) Network Design
4 4 (8.89%) Workforce Management Optimization
4 4 (8.89%) Problem Management
5 3 (6.67%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.44%) Migration
6 2 (4.44%) Change Control
6 2 (4.44%) Network Management
7 1 (2.22%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.22%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.22%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.22%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.22%) TOGAF
7 1 (2.22%) eTOM
7 1 (2.22%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.22%) Change Management
7 1 (2.22%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (35.56%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (22.22%) CCNA
3 9 (20.00%) CCNP
4 6 (13.33%) MCSA
5 5 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (11.11%) CCIE
6 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
6 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
7 3 (6.67%) Degree
7 3 (6.67%) MCDST
7 3 (6.67%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (4.44%) MCSE
9 1 (2.22%) CCSA
9 1 (2.22%) CCSE
9 1 (2.22%) MCITP
9 1 (2.22%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (2.22%) MCP
9 1 (2.22%) A+ Certification
9 1 (2.22%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (24.44%) Hyper-V
3 9 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (13.33%) XenApp
5 4 (8.89%) XenDesktop
5 4 (8.89%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (8.89%) UAG
6 1 (2.22%) XenServer
6 1 (2.22%) vSphere
6 1 (2.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Zenoss
1 1 (2.22%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.22%) Netcool
1 1 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.22%) OpenView
Vendors
1 28 (62.22%) Cisco
2 14 (31.11%) VMware
3 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
4 12 (26.67%) CheckPoint
5 10 (22.22%) Juniper
6 7 (15.56%) Citrix
7 5 (11.11%) Symantec
8 4 (8.89%) Remedy
8 4 (8.89%) Websense
8 4 (8.89%) NetApp
8 4 (8.89%) EMC
8 4 (8.89%) Avaya
9 3 (6.67%) Huawei
10 2 (4.44%) Blue Coat
11 1 (2.22%) F5
11 1 (2.22%) Oracle
11 1 (2.22%) McAfee
11 1 (2.22%) HP
11 1 (2.22%) Dell
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