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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 57 80 72
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -8
Permanent jobs citing WAN 34 9 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.13% 0.88% 2.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.45% 5.45% 13.19%
Number of salaries quoted 26 8 28
Average salary £35,500 £31,750 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.81% -27.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,100 £23,339
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £44,000 £73,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
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
145 165 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 13.34% 16.22% 20.05%
Number of salaries quoted 110 123 220
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £72,500
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 29 December 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 51 (91.07%) LAN
2 38 (67.86%) Cisco
3 22 (39.29%) Windows
4 21 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (37.50%) Firewall
5 20 (35.71%) Juniper
5 20 (35.71%) BGP
5 20 (35.71%) SLA
6 19 (33.93%) VPN
7 18 (32.14%) VoIP
8 16 (28.57%) EIGRP
8 16 (28.57%) MPLS
8 16 (28.57%) OSPF
9 15 (26.79%) CheckPoint
9 15 (26.79%) Microsoft
9 15 (26.79%) CCNP
9 15 (26.79%) Wi-Fi
10 12 (21.43%) X.25
10 12 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (21.43%) Active Directory
10 12 (21.43%) WLAN
10 12 (21.43%) SDH
10 12 (21.43%) MS Exchange
10 12 (21.43%) ATM
10 12 (21.43%) ITIL
10 12 (21.43%) DWDM
10 12 (21.43%) Frame Relay
10 12 (21.43%) Network Design
10 12 (21.43%) xDSL
11 11 (19.64%) Telecoms

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 12 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (7.14%) IIS
4 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (14.29%) MS Office
2 5 (8.93%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 51 (91.07%) LAN
2 21 (37.50%) Firewall
3 20 (35.71%) BGP
4 19 (33.93%) VPN
5 18 (32.14%) VoIP
6 16 (28.57%) EIGRP
6 16 (28.57%) MPLS
6 16 (28.57%) OSPF
7 15 (26.79%) Wi-Fi
8 12 (21.43%) Frame Relay
8 12 (21.43%) xDSL
8 12 (21.43%) X.25
8 12 (21.43%) DWDM
8 12 (21.43%) WLAN
8 12 (21.43%) SDH
8 12 (21.43%) ATM
9 8 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (14.29%) Network Security
10 7 (12.50%) VLAN
11 6 (10.71%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.79%) DB2
General
1 11 (19.64%) 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
4 2 (3.57%) Finance
4 2 (3.57%) Legal
4 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (25.00%) Analyst
2 13 (23.21%) Architect
3 12 (21.43%) Network Architect
3 12 (21.43%) Network Design Architect
4 9 (16.07%) Network Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Support Technician
5 6 (10.71%) Help Desk Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Technical Architect
6 4 (7.14%) Technical Design Architect
6 4 (7.14%) Network Technical Architect
6 4 (7.14%) Technical Design Authority
7 3 (5.36%) Network Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Technical Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Network Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Architect
8 2 (3.57%) ICT Technician
8 2 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) ICT Support Technician
8 2 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) Streaming Video
1 4 (7.14%) Streaming Media
2 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.57%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 22 (39.29%) Windows
2 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (12.50%) Linux
5 6 (10.71%) Windows Vista
5 6 (10.71%) UNIX
6 5 (8.93%) Windows XP
7 4 (7.14%) Windows 7
7 4 (7.14%) Windows 8
7 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.43%) ITIL
1 12 (21.43%) Network Design
2 6 (10.71%) Load Balancing
2 6 (10.71%) Incident Management
3 5 (8.93%) Network Management
4 4 (7.14%) Fault Management
4 4 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.36%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.57%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.57%) Project Management
6 2 (3.57%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.57%) Time Management
7 1 (1.79%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.79%) Change Control
7 1 (1.79%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (1.79%) Change Management
7 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.79%) Risk Management
7 1 (1.79%) TOGAF
7 1 (1.79%) eTOM
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.86%) SQL
2 4 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (37.50%) 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
6 5 (8.93%) SC Cleared
6 5 (8.93%) Security Cleared
7 4 (7.14%) CCIE
7 4 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (5.36%) MCDST
9 2 (3.57%) MCITP
9 2 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (3.57%) MCSE
10 1 (1.79%) MCP
10 1 (1.79%) A+ Certification
10 1 (1.79%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (1.79%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (35.71%) SLA
2 3 (5.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 9 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (10.71%) Hyper-V
4 4 (7.14%) XenApp
4 4 (7.14%) XenDesktop
4 4 (7.14%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (7.14%) UAG
5 2 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (5.36%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 38 (67.86%) Cisco
2 20 (35.71%) Juniper
3 15 (26.79%) Microsoft
3 15 (26.79%) CheckPoint
4 9 (16.07%) VMware
4 9 (16.07%) Huawei
5 8 (14.29%) Citrix
6 4 (7.14%) Symantec
6 4 (7.14%) Remedy
6 4 (7.14%) Websense
6 4 (7.14%) F5
6 4 (7.14%) Blue Coat
7 3 (5.36%) McAfee
8 2 (3.57%) Nokia
9 1 (1.79%) ProCurve
9 1 (1.79%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.79%) Oracle
9 1 (1.79%) HP
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + OTE £80k - £120k and car/allowance
Posted: 24 days ago