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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 25 - 50
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WAN 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.25% - 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.36% - 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £72,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
44 18 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 28.57% 7.11% 7.92%
Number of salaries quoted 35 18 23
Average salary £72,500 £78,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.05% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,960 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £100,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing WAN 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 WAN.

1 10 (100.00%) LAN
1 10 (100.00%) Network Security
2 9 (90.00%) Load Balancing
2 9 (90.00%) Security Architecture
2 9 (90.00%) Unified Communications
2 9 (90.00%) F5
2 9 (90.00%) NetScaler
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (90.00%) Line Management
2 9 (90.00%) Network Design
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) CCNP
2 9 (90.00%) Citrix
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (90.00%) Avaya
3 5 (50.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) MS Office
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Windows
4 1 (10.00%) MS Excel

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing WAN 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 WAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Network Security
1 10 (100.00%) LAN
2 9 (90.00%) Unified Communications
2 9 (90.00%) NetScaler
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Network Engineer
1 9 (90.00%) Design Engineer
1 9 (90.00%) Network Design Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Network Design
1 9 (90.00%) Load Balancing
1 9 (90.00%) Security Architecture
1 9 (90.00%) Line Management
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) CCNP
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
1 9 (90.00%) Citrix
1 9 (90.00%) Avaya
1 9 (90.00%) F5
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft