The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 66 75 62
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Permanent jobs citing WAN 32 27 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.41% 2.19% 2.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.16% 14.36% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 28 24 27
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £60,550 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
198 188 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 14.93% 15.27% 20.79%
Number of salaries quoted 151 154 178
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAN
Buckinghamshire

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 18 April 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 49 (94.23%) LAN
2 36 (69.23%) Cisco
3 30 (57.69%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (51.92%) Firewall
5 22 (42.31%) CCNA
5 22 (42.31%) Windows
6 18 (34.62%) SLA
7 17 (32.69%) CCNP
7 17 (32.69%) VMware
8 15 (28.85%) ITIL
9 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
9 14 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (26.92%) Hyper-V
10 13 (25.00%) HP
10 13 (25.00%) MS Exchange
11 12 (23.08%) Active Directory
12 11 (21.15%) Network Security
13 10 (19.23%) SAN
13 10 (19.23%) Internet
14 9 (17.31%) Incident Management
14 9 (17.31%) CheckPoint
14 9 (17.31%) Citrix
14 9 (17.31%) VPN
14 9 (17.31%) SC Cleared
14 9 (17.31%) Security Cleared
15 8 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
15 8 (15.38%) Symantec
16 7 (13.46%) Clustering
16 7 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2003

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 13 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (13.46%) IIS
3 4 (7.69%) CMS
4 2 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.92%) CICS
5 1 (1.92%) Lync
5 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) MS Office
1 5 (9.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 49 (94.23%) LAN
2 27 (51.92%) Firewall
3 11 (21.15%) Network Security
4 10 (19.23%) SAN
4 10 (19.23%) Internet
5 9 (17.31%) VPN
6 8 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (13.46%) DNS
7 7 (13.46%) DHCP
7 7 (13.46%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (11.54%) TCP/IP
9 4 (7.69%) WAAS
9 4 (7.69%) H.323
9 4 (7.69%) BGP
9 4 (7.69%) SMTP
9 4 (7.69%) FTP
9 4 (7.69%) HTTP
9 4 (7.69%) SSL
9 4 (7.69%) SSH
9 4 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Rational Rose
General
1 4 (7.69%) Retail
2 2 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (28.85%) Network Engineer
2 10 (19.23%) Analyst
3 8 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Support Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (9.62%) Network Support
7 4 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) IT Manager
8 3 (5.77%) Cisco Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Network Support Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Wintel Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Help Desk Supervisor
8 3 (5.77%) Technical Design Authority
9 2 (3.85%) Voice Consultant
9 2 (3.85%) Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Security Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 2 (3.85%) BizTalk Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Senior BizTalk Developer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Clustering
2 2 (3.85%) Social Media
2 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (42.31%) Windows
2 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (9.62%) Windows 7
4 4 (7.69%) Windows XP
4 4 (7.69%) Linux
4 4 (7.69%) Windows Vista
5 3 (5.77%) UNIX
6 1 (1.92%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.85%) ITIL
2 9 (17.31%) Incident Management
3 7 (13.46%) Load Balancing
3 7 (13.46%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (11.54%) Time Management
4 6 (11.54%) Problem Management
4 6 (11.54%) Service Delivery
5 4 (7.69%) Network Management
5 4 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (7.69%) Workforce Management Optimization
6 3 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (5.77%) Project Management
7 2 (3.85%) Change Control
7 2 (3.85%) Fault Management
7 2 (3.85%) ITSM
7 2 (3.85%) Migration
8 1 (1.92%) Information Security Management
8 1 (1.92%) Security Management
8 1 (1.92%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (1.92%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.46%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.92%) COBOL
2 1 (1.92%) SQL
2 1 (1.92%) JCL
Qualifications
1 30 (57.69%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (42.31%) CCNA
3 17 (32.69%) CCNP
4 14 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (17.31%) SC Cleared
5 9 (17.31%) Security Cleared
6 7 (13.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (13.46%) MCSA
6 7 (13.46%) HP ASE
7 3 (5.77%) CCIE
7 3 (5.77%) MCDST
8 1 (1.92%) CCSA
8 1 (1.92%) CCSE
8 1 (1.92%) CCIP
8 1 (1.92%) CCDA
8 1 (1.92%) CCDP
8 1 (1.92%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (34.62%) SLA
2 2 (3.85%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
1 14 (26.92%) Hyper-V
2 12 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 7 (13.46%) XenApp
3 7 (13.46%) XenDesktop
3 7 (13.46%) Forefront TMG
3 7 (13.46%) UAG
4 2 (3.85%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.92%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) Backup Exec
2 3 (5.77%) Netcool
2 3 (5.77%) OpenView
2 3 (5.77%) Zenoss
3 1 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 36 (69.23%) Cisco
2 17 (32.69%) VMware
3 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
4 13 (25.00%) HP
5 9 (17.31%) CheckPoint
5 9 (17.31%) Citrix
6 8 (15.38%) Symantec
7 7 (13.46%) Remedy
7 7 (13.46%) Websense
8 5 (9.62%) Juniper
9 4 (7.69%) Avaya
9 4 (7.69%) NetApp
9 4 (7.69%) EMC
9 4 (7.69%) McAfee
9 4 (7.69%) Blue Coat
10 3 (5.77%) Computacenter
11 2 (3.85%) F5
11 2 (3.85%) ServiceNow
11 2 (3.85%) Riverbed
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago