Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for LAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LAN over the 6 months to 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 111 47
Rank change year-on-year +14 -64 +21
Permanent jobs citing LAN 66 55 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.42% 1.96% 5.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.97% 10.60% 24.01%
Number of salaries quoted 71 41 137
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £55,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.38% -11.11% +5.88%

LAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 509 519 679
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 18.63% 18.45% 21.69%
Number of salaries quoted 378 378 534
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,175 £23,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,625
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.58% +2.65%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing LAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Buckinghamshire

LAN
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAN in Buckinghamshire.

Salary trend for LAN in Buckinghamshire

LAN
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for LAN in Buckinghamshire

LAN
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 21 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +12 45 £45,000 +12.50% 1
High Wycombe -5 7 £41,500 -2.35% 1
Newport Pagnell +5 3 £22,000 -34.33%
Aylesbury +23 2 £42,000 +110.00%
Buckingham - 2 £32,500 - 1
LAN
South East

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 59 (89.39%) WAN
2 32 (48.48%) Cisco
2 32 (48.48%) Windows
3 31 (46.97%) Finance
4 26 (39.39%) TCP/IP
5 22 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 22 (33.33%) ITIL
5 22 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (30.30%) Active Directory
7 19 (28.79%) Microsoft Office
7 19 (28.79%) VMware
8 17 (25.76%) CCNA
8 17 (25.76%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (24.24%) Citrix
9 16 (24.24%) Juniper
9 16 (24.24%) CCNP
10 15 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (21.21%) Wireless
11 14 (21.21%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 13 (19.70%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (19.70%) Data Centre
12 13 (19.70%) Telecoms
12 13 (19.70%) VPN
12 13 (19.70%) MS Exchange
12 13 (19.70%) SAN
13 12 (18.18%) Project Management
13 12 (18.18%) Microsoft Project
13 12 (18.18%) Windows 7
14 11 (16.67%) Windows Server
14 11 (16.67%) Wi-Fi

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (19.70%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.52%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (28.79%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (18.18%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Workfront
2 1 (1.52%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.58%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 59 (89.39%) WAN
2 26 (39.39%) TCP/IP
3 14 (21.21%) Wireless
4 13 (19.70%) SAN
4 13 (19.70%) VPN
5 11 (16.67%) Firewall
5 11 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
6 9 (13.64%) VLAN
7 7 (10.61%) DHCP
7 7 (10.61%) DNS
8 6 (9.09%) MPLS
8 6 (9.09%) WLAN
9 5 (7.58%) Cisco Wireless
9 5 (7.58%) VoIP
10 4 (6.06%) OSPF
11 3 (4.55%) BGP
11 3 (4.55%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 3 (4.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 2 (3.03%) Cisco Firepower
13 1 (1.52%) Software-Defined Networking
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Bugzilla
1 1 (1.52%) Subversion
General
1 31 (46.97%) Finance
2 13 (19.70%) Telecoms
3 9 (13.64%) Financial Institution
4 6 (9.09%) Automotive
5 3 (4.55%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (19.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 10 (15.15%) Analyst
3 10 (15.15%) IT Support
4 8 (12.12%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Architect
6 5 (7.58%) IT Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) IT Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) IT Support Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Citrix Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Compliance Manager
7 4 (6.06%) Data Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Data Network Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Junior Project Manager
7 4 (6.06%) Network Architect
7 4 (6.06%) Network Manager
7 4 (6.06%) Security Compliance Manager
7 4 (6.06%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.52%) HTML
1 1 (1.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.70%) Data Centre
2 9 (13.64%) Hedge funds
3 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.58%) Fat Client
4 5 (7.58%) Thin Client
5 4 (6.06%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.52%) IVR
6 1 (1.52%) Life Science
6 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 32 (48.48%) Windows
2 12 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 11 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 9 (13.64%) Windows 10
5 7 (10.61%) Linux
5 7 (10.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.52%) Android
6 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.33%) ITIL
2 15 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (21.21%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 12 (18.18%) Project Management
5 9 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (12.12%) Presales
6 8 (12.12%) Service Delivery
7 7 (10.61%) Incident Management
8 5 (7.58%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (6.06%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (6.06%) Load Balancing
9 4 (6.06%) Problem Management
9 4 (6.06%) Regulatory Compliance
9 4 (6.06%) Supplier Management
10 3 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (4.55%) Data Protection
10 3 (4.55%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 3 (4.55%) Mentoring
11 2 (3.03%) ITIL V3
11 2 (3.03%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.58%) SQL
2 3 (4.55%) Python
3 1 (1.52%) C
3 1 (1.52%) C#
3 1 (1.52%) C++
Qualifications
1 22 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (25.76%) CCNA
2 17 (25.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (24.24%) CCNP
4 6 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (9.09%) Degree
5 4 (6.06%) CCDP
5 4 (6.06%) MCP
5 4 (6.06%) MCSE
6 3 (4.55%) CCA
6 3 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (4.55%) VCAP
6 3 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (1.52%) CCIE
8 1 (1.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.52%) MCSA
8 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (6.06%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (6.06%) GDPR
2 4 (6.06%) PCI DSS
2 4 (6.06%) SLA
3 2 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (30.30%) Active Directory
2 13 (19.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.58%) Terminal Services
4 5 (7.58%) XenApp
5 2 (3.03%) Firmware
5 2 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) Ansible
2 2 (3.03%) SCCM
2 2 (3.03%) SCOM
3 1 (1.52%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.52%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.52%) QRadar
3 1 (1.52%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (1.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (48.48%) Cisco
2 22 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 19 (28.79%) VMware
4 16 (24.24%) Citrix
4 16 (24.24%) Juniper
5 8 (12.12%) Meraki
6 7 (10.61%) NetApp
7 6 (9.09%) F5
8 4 (6.06%) Ivanti
8 4 (6.06%) ServiceNow
8 4 (6.06%) SolarWinds
9 3 (4.55%) Veeam
10 2 (3.03%) Extreme Networks
10 2 (3.03%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.52%) Apple
11 1 (1.52%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.52%) Draytek
11 1 (1.52%) Gemalto
11 1 (1.52%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.52%) Tripwire