The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for WAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 68 67
Rank change year-on-year -18 -1  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 27 48 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.84% 3.21% 3.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.57% 14.59% 19.95%
Number of salaries quoted 20 45 62
Median salary £35,000 £34,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.44% -27.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £64,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88%  

WAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 282 329 421
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 19.17% 22.02% 17.51%
Number of salaries quoted 199 267 322
Median salary £45,000 £47,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.25% -1.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing WAN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Buckinghamshire

WAN
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for WAN in Buckinghamshire

WAN
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN in Buckinghamshire

WAN
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +3 15 £35,000 -17.88% 1
High Wycombe 0 6 £42,500 +23.18% 1
Amersham - 4 £30,000 -
Newport Pagnell - 2 £38,000 -
Aylesbury -7 1 £20,000 -45.20%
WAN
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 53 (98.15%) LAN
2 35 (64.81%) Cisco
3 25 (46.30%) Windows
3 25 (46.30%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (40.74%) Active Directory
5 20 (37.04%) Microsoft Office
6 18 (33.33%) VPN
7 17 (31.48%) Finance
7 17 (31.48%) VMware
8 16 (29.63%) Juniper
9 15 (27.78%) Microsoft
9 15 (27.78%) ITIL
10 14 (25.93%) Citrix
10 14 (25.93%) F5
11 13 (24.07%) Data Centre
11 13 (24.07%) Telecoms
12 12 (22.22%) MS Exchange
12 12 (22.22%) TCP/IP
12 12 (22.22%) SLA
12 12 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (20.37%) DNS
13 11 (20.37%) DHCP
14 10 (18.52%) CCNP
14 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
14 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
15 9 (16.67%) Gemalto
15 9 (16.67%) Hyper-V
15 9 (16.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
15 9 (16.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
15 9 (16.67%) Budgeting and Forecasting

WAN
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 12 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 9 (16.67%) SAS
3 8 (14.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (37.04%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.70%) Office 365
1 2 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (98.15%) LAN
2 18 (33.33%) VPN
3 12 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 11 (20.37%) DHCP
4 11 (20.37%) DNS
5 9 (16.67%) BIG-IP
5 9 (16.67%) Firewall
6 8 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (12.96%) Wireless
8 6 (11.11%) BGP
8 6 (11.11%) VLAN
9 5 (9.26%) OSPF
10 4 (7.41%) FTP
10 4 (7.41%) IPv4
10 4 (7.41%) VoIP
11 3 (5.56%) Broadband
11 3 (5.56%) IP Telephony
11 3 (5.56%) MPLS
11 3 (5.56%) SAN
11 3 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
General
1 17 (31.48%) Finance
2 13 (24.07%) Telecoms
3 6 (11.11%) Financial Institution
4 3 (5.56%) Dutch Language
4 3 (5.56%) French Language
4 3 (5.56%) German Language
4 3 (5.56%) Polish Language
4 3 (5.56%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.85%) Automotive
5 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (20.37%) IT Engineer
2 10 (18.52%) Support Engineer
3 9 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
4 8 (14.81%) IT Support
4 8 (14.81%) IT Support Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) Technical Leader
5 7 (12.96%) Network Engineer
6 6 (11.11%) Network Delivery Manager
6 6 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) PMO Manager
8 4 (7.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) Network Manager
9 3 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (5.56%) Architect
9 3 (5.56%) Junior
9 3 (5.56%) Network Architect
9 3 (5.56%) Operations Manager
9 3 (5.56%) Service Manager
9 3 (5.56%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.11%) Hedge funds
3 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.56%) Driving Licence
4 3 (5.56%) Smartphone
5 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.85%) BYOD
6 1 (1.85%) iPad
6 1 (1.85%) iPhone
6 1 (1.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 25 (46.30%) Windows
2 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.70%) Linux
5 2 (3.70%) Windows 10
5 2 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) ITIL
2 9 (16.67%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 9 (16.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 9 (16.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 7 (12.96%) Network Management
4 6 (11.11%) Project Management
5 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (9.26%) AOP
5 5 (9.26%) ITIL V3
6 4 (7.41%) Problem Management
7 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.56%) Data Centre Operations
7 3 (5.56%) Network Design
7 3 (5.56%) Presales
7 3 (5.56%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (3.70%) Change Management
8 2 (3.70%) Information Security
8 2 (3.70%) Risk Management
8 2 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 25 (46.30%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (18.52%) CCNP
2 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (14.81%) MCITP
4 7 (12.96%) CCIE
4 7 (12.96%) CCNA
5 4 (7.41%) Degree
6 3 (5.56%) MCP
6 3 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (3.70%) CCSE
7 2 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (3.70%) MCSE
8 1 (1.85%) CCSA
8 1 (1.85%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (22.22%) SLA
2 9 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (9.26%) PMO
4 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (40.74%) Active Directory
2 12 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 8 (14.81%) XenApp
5 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.85%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (64.81%) Cisco
2 17 (31.48%) VMware
3 16 (29.63%) Juniper
4 15 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 14 (25.93%) Citrix
5 14 (25.93%) F5
6 9 (16.67%) Gemalto
6 9 (16.67%) Remedy
7 6 (11.11%) HP
7 6 (11.11%) SolarWinds
8 5 (9.26%) CheckPoint
9 3 (5.56%) Adobe
10 2 (3.70%) Blue Coat
10 2 (3.70%) IBM
10 2 (3.70%) NetApp
10 2 (3.70%) ServiceNow
10 2 (3.70%) Sourcefire
10 2 (3.70%) Zerto
11 1 (1.85%) Meraki
11 1 (1.85%) MobileIron
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