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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 36 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +2
Permanent jobs citing WAN 3 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.50% 8.73% 8.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.56% 44.00% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 6
Median salary £102,500 £67,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+51.85% -6.89%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%

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
54 25 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 27.00% 19.84% 29.58%
Number of salaries quoted 44 25 19
Median salary £70,000 £67,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £50,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 £72,500 £70,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for WAN.

1 9 (100.00%) LAN
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) MCSE
3 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
3 4 (44.44%) Time Management
4 3 (33.33%) Project Planning
4 3 (33.33%) Banking
4 3 (33.33%) Network Design
4 3 (33.33%) Investment Banking
4 3 (33.33%) Migration
4 3 (33.33%) Back Office
4 3 (33.33%) Change Management
4 3 (33.33%) SOA
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) Unix
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (33.33%) Web Services
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (33.33%) SaaS
4 3 (33.33%) PaaS
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server

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 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (33.33%) PaaS
1 3 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) BGP
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) EIGRP
3 1 (11.11%) HSRP
3 1 (11.11%) MPLS
3 1 (11.11%) OSPF
3 1 (11.11%) SNMP
3 1 (11.11%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (11.11%) VoIP
3 1 (11.11%) VPLS
3 1 (11.11%) VRRP
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Back Office
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
2 3 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Juniper Support
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Support
3 1 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Unix
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Time Management
3 3 (33.33%) Change Management
3 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 3 (33.33%) Network Design
3 3 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 3 (33.33%) SOA
4 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (11.11%) High Availability
5 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (11.11%) Malware Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Network Management
5 1 (11.11%) SIEM
5 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
5 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (11.11%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 1 (11.11%) Python
1 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
1 4 (44.44%) MCSE
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Nessus
1 1 (11.11%) Nexpose
1 1 (11.11%) Proventia
1 1 (11.11%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) F5
4 1 (11.11%) Intel Security
4 1 (11.11%) Juniper
4 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto
4 1 (11.11%) ScanSafe