The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 122 130 102
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -28
Permanent jobs citing WAN 121 141 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.21% 2.07% 2.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.78% 14.14% 15.08%
Number of salaries quoted 98 137 240
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,800 £31,350
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £82,000 £70,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
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 City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
878 997 1916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.07% 14.61% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 759 857 1667
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

WAN
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

WAN Salary Trend in the City of London

WAN
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the City of London region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in the City of London

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 6 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 City of London region with a requirement for WAN.

1 227 (86.97%) LAN
2 129 (49.43%) Cisco
3 120 (45.98%) Firewall
4 110 (42.15%) Windows
5 100 (38.31%) VMware
6 79 (30.27%) VMware Infrastructure
7 77 (29.50%) Active Directory
8 76 (29.12%) Cisco Certification
8 76 (29.12%) Finance
9 71 (27.20%) Microsoft
10 64 (24.52%) ITIL
11 59 (22.61%) Windows Server
12 56 (21.46%) VPN
13 49 (18.77%) Linux
13 49 (18.77%) MPLS
14 46 (17.62%) Citrix
14 46 (17.62%) VoIP
14 46 (17.62%) MS Exchange
15 43 (16.48%) CCNA
16 39 (14.94%) TCP/IP
17 37 (14.18%) SQL
17 37 (14.18%) MS Office
17 37 (14.18%) Network Security
18 36 (13.79%) DHCP
18 36 (13.79%) SAN
18 36 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
19 35 (13.41%) Data Centre
19 35 (13.41%) CCNP
19 35 (13.41%) DNS
19 35 (13.41%) Windows Server 2008

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 46 (17.62%) MS Exchange
2 17 (6.51%) Skype for Business
3 16 (6.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (5.36%) SharePoint
5 11 (4.21%) IIS
6 10 (3.83%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (3.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (2.68%) Apache
9 5 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (1.92%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.38%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.38%) CMS
11 1 (0.38%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 37 (14.18%) MS Office
2 25 (9.58%) MS Excel
3 8 (3.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.38%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.05%) Amazon AWS
1 21 (8.05%) IBM Cloud
2 17 (6.51%) Office 365
3 11 (4.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.53%) PaaS
5 3 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.15%) G Suite
5 3 (1.15%) IaaS
6 2 (0.77%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 2 (0.77%) SaaS
7 1 (0.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.38%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 227 (86.97%) LAN
2 120 (45.98%) Firewall
3 56 (21.46%) VPN
4 49 (18.77%) MPLS
5 46 (17.62%) VoIP
6 39 (14.94%) TCP/IP
7 37 (14.18%) Network Security
8 36 (13.79%) DHCP
8 36 (13.79%) SAN
9 35 (13.41%) DNS
10 34 (13.03%) WLAN
11 32 (12.26%) Wireless
12 31 (11.88%) Wi-Fi
13 26 (9.96%) BGP
14 22 (8.43%) OSPF
15 21 (8.05%) 4G
15 21 (8.05%) Cisco ASA
16 17 (6.51%) Internet
17 16 (6.13%) IP Telephony
18 12 (4.60%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (11.49%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.53%) Hadoop
2 4 (1.53%) MongoDB
3 2 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (0.77%) Big Data
3 2 (0.77%) NoSQL
3 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.38%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.38%) DB2
4 1 (0.38%) HBase
4 1 (0.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.77%) Jenkins
1 2 (0.77%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.38%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 76 (29.12%) Finance
2 28 (10.73%) Retail
3 18 (6.90%) Banking
4 13 (4.98%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.45%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.30%) Marketing
7 5 (1.92%) Legal
8 3 (1.15%) Back Office
8 3 (1.15%) Law
9 2 (0.77%) Advertising
9 2 (0.77%) Games
10 1 (0.38%) French Language
Job Titles
1 57 (21.84%) Analyst
2 45 (17.24%) Network Engineer
3 32 (12.26%) Support Engineer
4 28 (10.73%) Infrastructure Manager
4 28 (10.73%) Senior Network Engineer
5 26 (9.96%) Programme Manager
6 25 (9.58%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 24 (9.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 19 (7.28%) Administrator
8 19 (7.28%) Architect
9 17 (6.51%) Systems Administrator
10 15 (5.75%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
11 14 (5.36%) IT Support
12 13 (4.98%) Voice Engineer
13 12 (4.60%) 3rd Line Support
13 12 (4.60%) Infrastructure Support
13 12 (4.60%) IT Analyst
13 12 (4.60%) Network Analyst
14 11 (4.21%) Cisco Engineer
14 11 (4.21%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.75%) Web Services
2 5 (1.92%) 802.1X
2 5 (1.92%) Flash
2 5 (1.92%) Middleware
2 5 (1.92%) XML
3 4 (1.53%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (1.15%) SOAP
5 2 (0.77%) AngularJS
5 2 (0.77%) GWT
5 2 (0.77%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (0.77%) Vaadin
6 1 (0.38%) CGI
6 1 (0.38%) HTML
6 1 (0.38%) JSON
6 1 (0.38%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (0.38%) Rendezvous
6 1 (0.38%) Ultra Messaging
6 1 (0.38%) XMPP
6 1 (0.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 35 (13.41%) Data Centre
2 15 (5.75%) Video Conferencing
3 10 (3.83%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.45%) Blackberry
4 9 (3.45%) Public Cloud
5 8 (3.07%) Statistics
6 7 (2.68%) EMC VNX
6 7 (2.68%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.30%) e-Health
8 5 (1.92%) CLARiiON
9 4 (1.53%) Smartphone
10 3 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.15%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.15%) Fixed Income
10 3 (1.15%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.15%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.77%) Fintech
11 2 (0.77%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.77%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.77%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 110 (42.15%) Windows
2 59 (22.61%) Windows Server
3 49 (18.77%) Linux
4 36 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 35 (13.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (8.43%) Windows 7
7 8 (3.07%) Unix
8 7 (2.68%) Mac OS X
8 7 (2.68%) Windows 8
9 5 (1.92%) Windows 10
9 5 (1.92%) Windows XP
10 4 (1.53%) CentOS
10 4 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.15%) Solaris
11 3 (1.15%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.77%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.77%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.38%) Android
13 1 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (24.52%) ITIL
2 32 (12.26%) Disaster Recovery
3 30 (11.49%) Project Management
4 25 (9.58%) Business Continuity
5 22 (8.43%) Penetration Testing
6 21 (8.05%) Network Design
7 18 (6.90%) Network Monitoring
8 16 (6.13%) Change Management
9 14 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (4.98%) Migration
11 12 (4.60%) DevOps
11 12 (4.60%) Load Balancing
12 10 (3.83%) Mentoring
12 10 (3.83%) Network Management
13 9 (3.45%) Business Analysis
13 9 (3.45%) Incident Management
13 9 (3.45%) Service Management
13 9 (3.45%) Virtual Environments
14 8 (3.07%) Trend Analysis
15 7 (2.68%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 37 (14.18%) SQL
2 12 (4.60%) PowerShell
3 10 (3.83%) Python
4 8 (3.07%) Bash Shell
4 8 (3.07%) Perl
5 5 (1.92%) Java
6 3 (1.15%) C
6 3 (1.15%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.77%) Korn
7 2 (0.77%) Ruby
8 1 (0.38%) Assembly Language
8 1 (0.38%) C#
8 1 (0.38%) C++
8 1 (0.38%) PHP
8 1 (0.38%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 76 (29.12%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (16.48%) CCNA
3 35 (13.41%) CCNP
4 32 (12.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 25 (9.58%) MCSE
6 19 (7.28%) CCIE
6 19 (7.28%) Degree
7 16 (6.13%) MCSA
8 11 (4.21%) MCITP
9 10 (3.83%) JNCIE
9 10 (3.83%) JNCIP
10 9 (3.45%) MCP
11 8 (3.07%) DV Cleared
11 8 (3.07%) JNCIA
11 8 (3.07%) JNCIS
11 8 (3.07%) Security Cleared
12 4 (1.53%) MCDST
12 4 (1.53%) MCTS
12 4 (1.53%) MOS
12 4 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.13%) SLA
2 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 79 (30.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 77 (29.50%) Active Directory
3 34 (13.03%) Virtual Servers
4 32 (12.26%) VMware ESX
5 21 (8.05%) Hyper-V
6 13 (4.98%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (3.83%) vSphere
8 9 (3.45%) XenApp
9 3 (1.15%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (1.15%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.77%) Docker
10 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.77%) XenServer
11 1 (0.38%) Firmware
11 1 (0.38%) FreeRADIUS
11 1 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.38%) Snort
11 1 (0.38%) SRDF
11 1 (0.38%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (8.05%) BMC PATROL
2 20 (7.66%) SCCM
3 18 (6.90%) WSUS
4 17 (6.51%) Cisco CUCM
5 11 (4.21%) Cisco UCCX
6 8 (3.07%) SCOM
7 5 (1.92%) Backup Exec
7 5 (1.92%) SCVMM
8 4 (1.53%) CA Spectrum
8 4 (1.53%) Nagios
8 4 (1.53%) NetBackup
8 4 (1.53%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (1.15%) Ansible
9 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 3 (1.15%) Puppet
9 3 (1.15%) SCDPM
10 2 (0.77%) AirWatch
10 2 (0.77%) Casper Suite
10 2 (0.77%) Cisco UCCE
10 2 (0.77%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 129 (49.43%) Cisco
2 100 (38.31%) VMware
3 71 (27.20%) Microsoft
4 46 (17.62%) Citrix
5 30 (11.49%) Oracle
6 25 (9.58%) CheckPoint
6 25 (9.58%) Mitel
7 21 (8.05%) BMC
8 20 (7.66%) Avaya
8 20 (7.66%) Juniper
9 17 (6.51%) SolarWinds
10 14 (5.36%) EMC
11 13 (4.98%) HP
11 13 (4.98%) Nortel
12 10 (3.83%) Dell
12 10 (3.83%) F5
12 10 (3.83%) Symantec
13 9 (3.45%) Tandberg
14 8 (3.07%) Palo Alto
15 6 (2.30%) Aerohive Networks
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £70000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits package
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000-£55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000-£55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £70000 - £71000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of Westminster
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits 20k Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Nice Systems Uk Ltd
Salary: Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + great company
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Mint
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 27 days ago