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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 68 74 76
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing WAN 39 21 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.61% 1.74% 2.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.48% 12.88% 11.66%
Number of salaries quoted 28 17 20
Average salary £50,000 £45,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.89% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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
211 163 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 14.09% 13.53% 17.88%
Number of salaries quoted 162 137 180
Average salary £47,500 £48,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.04% +15.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 65 (84.42%) LAN
2 43 (55.84%) Cisco
3 37 (48.05%) Cisco Certification
4 33 (42.86%) CCNP
4 33 (42.86%) Data Centre
5 28 (36.36%) Firewall
6 27 (35.06%) Wireless
7 22 (28.57%) VPN
8 19 (24.68%) Change Management
8 19 (24.68%) Cisco Nexus
9 17 (22.08%) Load Balancing
9 17 (22.08%) Microsoft
10 16 (20.78%) CheckPoint
10 16 (20.78%) Cisco ASA
11 15 (19.48%) Juniper
11 15 (19.48%) ITIL
11 15 (19.48%) Windows
11 15 (19.48%) CCSA
12 13 (16.88%) VMware
12 13 (16.88%) CCSE
12 13 (16.88%) SLA
13 12 (15.58%) VLAN
13 12 (15.58%) Riverbed
13 12 (15.58%) SolarWinds
13 12 (15.58%) WAN Optimisation
13 12 (15.58%) F5
14 11 (14.29%) Computacenter
14 11 (14.29%) TCP/IP
15 10 (12.99%) Cisco Prime
16 9 (11.69%) Mentoring

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (5.19%) CMS
2 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.60%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.60%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.30%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.90%) MS Office
2 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MFGPRO
1 2 (2.60%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.30%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 65 (84.42%) LAN
2 28 (36.36%) Firewall
3 27 (35.06%) Wireless
4 22 (28.57%) VPN
5 19 (24.68%) Cisco Nexus
6 16 (20.78%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (15.58%) VLAN
8 11 (14.29%) TCP/IP
9 9 (11.69%) SAN
9 9 (11.69%) TACACS
10 7 (9.09%) OSPF
10 7 (9.09%) BGP
11 6 (7.79%) MPLS
11 6 (7.79%) DNS
11 6 (7.79%) SSL
11 6 (7.79%) VoIP
11 6 (7.79%) DHCP
12 5 (6.49%) Network Security
12 5 (6.49%) Spanning Tree
13 4 (5.19%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (1.30%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (41.56%) Network Engineer
2 9 (11.69%) Network Analyst
2 9 (11.69%) Analyst
2 9 (11.69%) Senior Network Engineer
3 8 (10.39%) Senior Project Manager
3 8 (10.39%) Architect
3 8 (10.39%) Project Manager
3 8 (10.39%) Senior Manager
4 6 (7.79%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 6 (7.79%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (7.79%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (7.79%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
4 6 (7.79%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (6.49%) Systems Manager
6 4 (5.19%) Security Architect
6 4 (5.19%) Security Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.19%) Consultant
6 4 (5.19%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (3.90%) Administrator
8 2 (2.60%) Senior Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.60%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 33 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.60%) FMCG
2 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.60%) NHS
2 2 (2.60%) Blackberry
2 2 (2.60%) Replication
2 2 (2.60%) e-Health
3 1 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (19.48%) Windows
2 8 (10.39%) Linux
3 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.60%) Android
3 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.60%) Windows 8
3 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.68%) Change Management
2 17 (22.08%) Load Balancing
3 15 (19.48%) ITIL
4 12 (15.58%) WAN Optimisation
5 9 (11.69%) Mentoring
5 9 (11.69%) Fault Management
5 9 (11.69%) Incident Management
6 8 (10.39%) Project Management
6 8 (10.39%) Risk Management
7 7 (9.09%) Service Delivery
8 4 (5.19%) PRINCE2
8 4 (5.19%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (5.19%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (5.19%) Workforce Management Optimization
8 4 (5.19%) TOGAF
8 4 (5.19%) Open Source
8 4 (5.19%) Network Management
9 2 (2.60%) Data Protection
9 2 (2.60%) Network Design
9 2 (2.60%) Migration
Qualifications
1 37 (48.05%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (42.86%) CCNP
3 15 (19.48%) CCSA
4 13 (16.88%) CCSE
5 9 (11.69%) SC Cleared
5 9 (11.69%) Security Cleared
6 7 (9.09%) CCNA
7 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (5.19%) CCDP
8 4 (5.19%) MCSE
8 4 (5.19%) JNCIA
8 4 (5.19%) Degree
9 3 (3.90%) CCIE
10 2 (2.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (1.30%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.88%) SLA
2 4 (5.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (11.69%) Active Directory
1 9 (11.69%) Hyper-V
2 7 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.60%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (12.99%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (2.60%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 43 (55.84%) Cisco
2 17 (22.08%) Microsoft
3 16 (20.78%) CheckPoint
4 15 (19.48%) Juniper
5 13 (16.88%) VMware
6 12 (15.58%) Riverbed
6 12 (15.58%) SolarWinds
6 12 (15.58%) F5
7 11 (14.29%) Computacenter
8 9 (11.69%) Blue Coat
8 9 (11.69%) Nokia
8 9 (11.69%) Citrix
9 6 (7.79%) HP
10 5 (6.49%) EMC
11 4 (5.19%) Avaya
11 4 (5.19%) Google
12 3 (3.90%) NetApp
13 2 (2.60%) CA
13 2 (2.60%) CommVault
13 2 (2.60%) Mitel
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harris Global
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + car allowance, benefits & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Directions On-line Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Extensive Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago