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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 53 73 61
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -12
Permanent jobs citing WAN 55 21 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.04% 1.87% 2.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.50% 14.89% 14.93%
Number of salaries quoted 38 7 16
Average salary £40,000 £45,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.08% +42.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £25,200 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £54,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
193 141 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 14.16% 12.56% 15.01%
Number of salaries quoted 136 90 112
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,050 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 4 September 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 77 (87.50%) LAN
2 57 (64.77%) Cisco
3 51 (57.95%) Firewall
4 48 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
5 46 (52.27%) CCNP
6 33 (37.50%) Data Centre
7 30 (34.09%) Cisco ASA
8 29 (32.95%) Change Management
9 27 (30.68%) CheckPoint
10 25 (28.41%) CCSE
11 23 (26.14%) CCSA
11 23 (26.14%) ITIL
12 20 (22.73%) F5
13 19 (21.59%) Windows
13 19 (21.59%) SLA
14 18 (20.45%) Microsoft
15 17 (19.32%) Juniper
15 17 (19.32%) Nokia
16 16 (18.18%) Wireless
16 16 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
16 16 (18.18%) Load Balancing
17 15 (17.05%) Blue Coat
17 15 (17.05%) Incident Management
17 15 (17.05%) SC Cleared
17 15 (17.05%) Security Cleared
17 15 (17.05%) Computacenter
17 15 (17.05%) TACACS
17 15 (17.05%) Citrix
17 15 (17.05%) CCNA
18 13 (14.77%) VPN

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 4 (4.55%) SharePoint
1 4 (4.55%) MS Exchange
1 4 (4.55%) CMS
2 3 (3.41%) IIS
2 3 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (4.55%) MS Office
2 2 (2.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) MFGPRO
1 3 (3.41%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (2.27%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 77 (87.50%) LAN
2 51 (57.95%) Firewall
3 30 (34.09%) Cisco ASA
4 16 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
4 16 (18.18%) Wireless
5 15 (17.05%) TACACS
6 13 (14.77%) VPN
7 12 (13.64%) SAN
7 12 (13.64%) TCP/IP
8 10 (11.36%) BGP
8 10 (11.36%) DNS
8 10 (11.36%) Network Security
9 9 (10.23%) Spanning Tree
9 9 (10.23%) OSPF
9 9 (10.23%) DHCP
10 6 (6.82%) FTP
10 6 (6.82%) HTTP
10 6 (6.82%) SMTP
10 6 (6.82%) VLAN
11 5 (5.68%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (10.23%) Finance
2 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.14%) Banking
3 1 (1.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (32.95%) Network Engineer
2 15 (17.05%) Analyst
2 15 (17.05%) Network Analyst
3 10 (11.36%) Infrastructure Manager
3 10 (11.36%) Consultant
4 9 (10.23%) Project Manager
4 9 (10.23%) Senior Manager
4 9 (10.23%) Senior Project Manager
5 8 (9.09%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 7 (7.95%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
6 7 (7.95%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
6 7 (7.95%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 6 (6.82%) Network Consultant
7 6 (6.82%) Systems Manager
8 5 (5.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) Administrator
10 3 (3.41%) Cisco Engineer
10 3 (3.41%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.41%) EDI
2 1 (1.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 33 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.41%) Replication
3 3 (3.41%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.41%) FMCG
4 2 (2.27%) IVR
4 2 (2.27%) e-Health
5 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.14%) iSeries
5 1 (1.14%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 19 (21.59%) Windows
2 6 (6.82%) Linux
2 6 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (5.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.41%) Android
4 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.41%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.27%) UNIX
6 1 (1.14%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.14%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (32.95%) Change Management
2 23 (26.14%) ITIL
3 16 (18.18%) Load Balancing
4 15 (17.05%) Incident Management
5 13 (14.77%) Fault Management
5 13 (14.77%) Mentoring
6 10 (11.36%) Project Management
7 9 (10.23%) Risk Management
8 8 (9.09%) Network Management
9 5 (5.68%) WAN Optimisation
9 5 (5.68%) Service Delivery
10 4 (4.55%) Asset Management
10 4 (4.55%) Workforce Management Optimization
10 4 (4.55%) Supplier Management
11 3 (3.41%) SIEM
11 3 (3.41%) Network Design
11 3 (3.41%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (3.41%) PRINCE2
12 2 (2.27%) Root Cause Analysis
12 2 (2.27%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.27%) C
1 2 (2.27%) SQL
1 2 (2.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 48 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (52.27%) CCNP
3 25 (28.41%) CCSE
4 23 (26.14%) CCSA
5 15 (17.05%) Security Cleared
5 15 (17.05%) SC Cleared
5 15 (17.05%) CCNA
6 12 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (11.36%) CCDP
8 9 (10.23%) MCSE
9 3 (3.41%) CCIE
9 3 (3.41%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (2.27%) Check Point Certification
10 2 (2.27%) MCSA
10 2 (2.27%) DV Cleared
10 2 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (2.27%) Degree
10 2 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (21.59%) SLA
2 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (14.77%) Active Directory
1 13 (14.77%) Hyper-V
2 11 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.27%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (2.27%) UAG
3 2 (2.27%) ISA Server
3 2 (2.27%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (5.68%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (2.27%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 57 (64.77%) Cisco
2 27 (30.68%) CheckPoint
3 20 (22.73%) F5
4 18 (20.45%) Microsoft
5 17 (19.32%) Juniper
5 17 (19.32%) Nokia
6 15 (17.05%) Citrix
6 15 (17.05%) Blue Coat
6 15 (17.05%) Computacenter
7 11 (12.50%) VMware
8 6 (6.82%) Avaya
8 6 (6.82%) EMC
9 5 (5.68%) Riverbed
9 5 (5.68%) SolarWinds
10 3 (3.41%) Mitel
10 3 (3.41%) Remedy
10 3 (3.41%) Meraki
10 3 (3.41%) Brocade
10 3 (3.41%) CommVault
10 3 (3.41%) NetApp
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