The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 21 37 43
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +6
Permanent jobs citing LAN 3 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.56% 1.63% 4.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 25.00% 22.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 17
Average salary £37,500 £80,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.12% +116.21%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
LAN
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Communications & Networking Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18 16 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 15.38% 6.50% 19.06%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 66
Average salary £45,000 £80,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £50,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £100,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

LAN
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Canary Wharf region.

LAN Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing LAN 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 LAN.

1 10 (100.00%) WAN
2 7 (70.00%) Service Management
3 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (60.00%) Java
3 6 (60.00%) .NET
3 6 (60.00%) Middleware
3 6 (60.00%) Low Latency
4 5 (50.00%) Finance
5 4 (40.00%) Degree
5 4 (40.00%) Release Management
6 3 (30.00%) Network Security
7 2 (20.00%) PaaS
7 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
7 2 (20.00%) Unified Communications
7 2 (20.00%) Avaya
7 2 (20.00%) F5
7 2 (20.00%) NetScaler
7 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
7 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (20.00%) Network Design
7 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (20.00%) Cisco
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (20.00%) CCNP
7 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 2 (20.00%) Citrix
7 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (20.00%) ITIL
7 2 (20.00%) Windows

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing LAN 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 LAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) PaaS
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (30.00%) Network Security
3 2 (20.00%) Unified Communications
3 2 (20.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (10.00%) DHCP
4 1 (10.00%) DNS
4 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Head of Technology
2 2 (20.00%) Head of Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) Head of Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) Design Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
1 6 (60.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Service Management
2 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (60.00%) Low Latency
3 4 (40.00%) Release Management
4 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Network Design
4 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) CCNP
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Citrix
1 2 (20.00%) Avaya
1 2 (20.00%) F5