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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 21 20 45
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +25
Permanent jobs citing LAN 6 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.84% 7.69% 1.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.75% 28.57% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 4
Average salary £62,500 £72,500 £105,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.79% -30.95%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.00%
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
32 28 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 25.81% 26.92% 7.12%
Number of salaries quoted 32 24 20
Average salary £57,500 £72,500 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.68% -14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £78,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £105,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 15 (100.00%) WAN
2 13 (86.67%) Cisco
3 9 (60.00%) Windows
3 9 (60.00%) Firewall
4 7 (46.67%) Problem Management
4 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (40.00%) Network Security
5 6 (40.00%) MPLS
5 6 (40.00%) Finance
5 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (40.00%) ITIL
6 5 (33.33%) Internet
6 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
6 5 (33.33%) F5
6 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 4 (26.67%) Malware Analysis
7 4 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (26.67%) OSPF
7 4 (26.67%) Information Security
7 4 (26.67%) BGP
7 4 (26.67%) Blackberry
7 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
7 4 (26.67%) VPN
8 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
8 3 (20.00%) MS Office
8 3 (20.00%) Juniper
8 3 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (20.00%) DSL

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 3 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) WAN
2 9 (60.00%) Firewall
3 6 (40.00%) MPLS
3 6 (40.00%) Network Security
4 5 (33.33%) Internet
5 4 (26.67%) BGP
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (26.67%) OSPF
5 4 (26.67%) VPN
6 3 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (20.00%) DMZ
6 3 (20.00%) DSL
6 3 (20.00%) IPsec
6 3 (20.00%) Junos
6 3 (20.00%) Multicast
6 3 (20.00%) VLAN
6 3 (20.00%) VPLS
7 2 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (13.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Information Security Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) IT Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) IT Manager
2 4 (26.67%) IT Security Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Lead Security Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Security Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) IT Security Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Network Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (26.67%) Blackberry
4 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Problem Management
2 6 (40.00%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (26.67%) Information Security
3 4 (26.67%) Malware Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (20.00%) Network Design
4 3 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (20.00%) Time Management
4 3 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (20.00%) Web Filtering
5 2 (13.33%) Change Control
5 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
6 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
6 1 (6.67%) Investment Management
6 1 (6.67%) Line Management
6 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (6.67%) SDLC
6 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (13.33%) VB
2 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) JNCIS
2 2 (13.33%) CCNP
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.67%) MCSE
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) WSUS
2 2 (13.33%) Nexpose
2 2 (13.33%) Proventia
2 2 (13.33%) QRadar
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) F5
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) Juniper
4 3 (20.00%) Palo Alto
5 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
5 2 (13.33%) Citrix
5 2 (13.33%) Intel Security
5 2 (13.33%) ScanSafe
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle