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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 78 63 80
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +17
Permanent jobs citing WAN 33 32 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.36% 2.45% 2.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.26% 16.41% 14.74%
Number of salaries quoted 28 29 25
Average salary £47,500 £43,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.19% -17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £59,900
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -
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
203 195 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 14.54% 14.91% 14.91%
Number of salaries quoted 159 156 151
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 1 May 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 56 (86.15%) LAN
2 36 (55.38%) Cisco
3 33 (50.77%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (41.54%) CCNP
5 24 (36.92%) Firewall
6 23 (35.38%) VPN
7 22 (33.85%) Wireless
8 20 (30.77%) Windows
9 18 (27.69%) Microsoft
10 16 (24.62%) Load Balancing
10 16 (24.62%) Cisco Nexus
11 15 (23.08%) ITIL
12 14 (21.54%) VLAN
13 13 (20.00%) Active Directory
13 13 (20.00%) Juniper
13 13 (20.00%) SolarWinds
14 12 (18.46%) Riverbed
14 12 (18.46%) WAN Optimisation
14 12 (18.46%) CheckPoint
14 12 (18.46%) VMware
15 11 (16.92%) SLA
16 10 (15.38%) CCSA
17 9 (13.85%) Change Management
17 9 (13.85%) VoIP
17 9 (13.85%) MS Exchange
18 8 (12.31%) DHCP
18 8 (12.31%) DNS
18 8 (12.31%) MPLS
18 8 (12.31%) CCNA
18 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2003

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 (13.85%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.62%) IIS
4 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (9.23%) MS Office
2 4 (6.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) MFGPRO
1 2 (3.08%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.54%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 56 (86.15%) LAN
2 24 (36.92%) Firewall
3 23 (35.38%) VPN
4 22 (33.85%) Wireless
5 16 (24.62%) Cisco Nexus
6 14 (21.54%) VLAN
7 9 (13.85%) VoIP
8 8 (12.31%) DHCP
8 8 (12.31%) DNS
8 8 (12.31%) MPLS
9 7 (10.77%) BGP
10 6 (9.23%) TCP/IP
10 6 (9.23%) OSPF
10 6 (9.23%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (7.69%) SAN
11 5 (7.69%) Internet
12 4 (6.15%) Asterisk PBX
12 4 (6.15%) EIGRP
12 4 (6.15%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.08%) Finance
3 1 (1.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (47.69%) Network Engineer
2 9 (13.85%) Architect
3 7 (10.77%) Senior Network Engineer
4 6 (9.23%) Analyst
4 6 (9.23%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (7.69%) Systems Manager
6 4 (6.15%) Security Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 4 (6.15%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.15%) Senior Project Manager
6 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (6.15%) Security Architect
6 4 (6.15%) Network Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Senior Manager
6 4 (6.15%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (6.15%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Network Architect
7 3 (4.62%) Technical Architect
7 3 (4.62%) Technical Design Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.08%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.15%) Open Source
2 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.08%) NHS
2 2 (3.08%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.08%) Replication
2 2 (3.08%) e-Health
2 2 (3.08%) FMCG
3 1 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (30.77%) Windows
2 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (10.77%) Linux
4 5 (7.69%) Windows 8
4 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (6.15%) Windows Vista
6 2 (3.08%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.08%) Android
7 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (24.62%) Load Balancing
2 15 (23.08%) ITIL
3 12 (18.46%) WAN Optimisation
4 9 (13.85%) Change Management
5 7 (10.77%) Service Delivery
6 5 (7.69%) Incident Management
6 5 (7.69%) Fault Management
7 4 (6.15%) Project Management
7 4 (6.15%) Risk Management
7 4 (6.15%) TOGAF
7 4 (6.15%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (4.62%) Network Design
8 3 (4.62%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (4.62%) Network Management
8 3 (4.62%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.08%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (3.08%) PRINCE2
9 2 (3.08%) Business Continuity
9 2 (3.08%) Migration
10 1 (1.54%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.15%) SQL
2 2 (3.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 33 (50.77%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (41.54%) CCNP
3 10 (15.38%) CCSA
4 8 (12.31%) CCNA
4 8 (12.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (12.31%) CCSE
5 6 (9.23%) SC Cleared
5 6 (9.23%) Security Cleared
6 4 (6.15%) MCSE
6 4 (6.15%) JNCIA
6 4 (6.15%) Degree
7 3 (4.62%) CCDP
8 2 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (3.08%) MCSA
8 2 (3.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.54%) MCITP
9 1 (1.54%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.92%) SLA
2 4 (6.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.08%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (3.08%) UAG
4 2 (3.08%) vSphere
4 2 (3.08%) XenApp
4 2 (3.08%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (12.31%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (3.08%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (1.54%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 36 (55.38%) Cisco
2 18 (27.69%) Microsoft
3 13 (20.00%) Juniper
3 13 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 12 (18.46%) Riverbed
4 12 (18.46%) CheckPoint
4 12 (18.46%) VMware
5 7 (10.77%) Citrix
5 7 (10.77%) HP
6 5 (7.69%) Blue Coat
6 5 (7.69%) F5
7 4 (6.15%) Remedy
7 4 (6.15%) Google
8 3 (4.62%) Computacenter
8 3 (4.62%) Nokia
9 2 (3.08%) Meraki
9 2 (3.08%) CA
9 2 (3.08%) CommVault
9 2 (3.08%) Symantec
9 2 (3.08%) Websense
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Home working + 32 Holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago