The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 29 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Permanent jobs citing WAN 5 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.98% 8.70% 4.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 48.00% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 2
Median salary £50,000 £67,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.92% +22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £30,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,500 £70,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
WAN
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
50 25 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 29.76% 18.12% 20.55%
Number of salaries quoted 47 25 11
Median salary £54,000 £70,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.85% -3.44%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of job ads across the Canary Wharf region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

WAN
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

WAN Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

WAN
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for WAN.

1 13 (100.00%) LAN
2 8 (61.54%) Cisco
3 7 (53.85%) Banking
4 6 (46.15%) Windows
5 5 (38.46%) ITIL
5 5 (38.46%) Unix
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle
5 5 (38.46%) Linux
6 4 (30.77%) NAS
6 4 (30.77%) SRDF
6 4 (30.77%) FCoE
6 4 (30.77%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (30.77%) Multicast
6 4 (30.77%) Benchmarking
6 4 (30.77%) Finance
6 4 (30.77%) Firewall
6 4 (30.77%) MCSE
6 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
6 4 (30.77%) SQL
6 4 (30.77%) Solaris
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 4 (30.77%) NFS
6 4 (30.77%) EMC
6 4 (30.77%) Intel
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (30.77%) SAN
6 4 (30.77%) NetApp
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) PaaS
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (30.77%) FCoE
2 4 (30.77%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (30.77%) Firewall
2 4 (30.77%) Multicast
2 4 (30.77%) NAS
2 4 (30.77%) SAN
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (15.38%) Internet
4 2 (15.38%) Network Security
4 2 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (15.38%) WLAN
5 1 (7.69%) DHCP
5 1 (7.69%) DNS
5 1 (7.69%) MPLS
5 1 (7.69%) OSPF
5 1 (7.69%) SNMP
5 1 (7.69%) VoIP
5 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (53.85%) Banking
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
3 3 (23.08%) Investment Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Back Office
4 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
4 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Architect
1 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Database Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 4 (30.77%) IT Architect
2 4 (30.77%) IT Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Network Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Storage Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Storage Solutions Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Unix Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) 802.1X
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Unix
3 4 (30.77%) Solaris
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Benchmarking
2 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (15.38%) Change Control
3 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Time Management
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) High Availability
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Network Design
4 1 (7.69%) Network Management
4 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.69%) SIEM
4 1 (7.69%) SOA
4 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment
4 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) MCSE
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (23.08%) CCNP
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) NFS
1 4 (30.77%) SRDF
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Nessus
1 1 (7.69%) Nexpose
1 1 (7.69%) Proventia
1 1 (7.69%) QRadar
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle
3 4 (30.77%) EMC
3 4 (30.77%) Intel
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) NetApp
4 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) F5
4 1 (7.69%) Intel Security
4 1 (7.69%) Juniper
4 1 (7.69%) Palo Alto
4 1 (7.69%) ScanSafe