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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 115 127 102
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -25
Permanent jobs citing WAN 148 231 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.36% 2.20% 2.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.45% 15.90% 15.86%
Number of salaries quoted 128 205 269
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,100 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
958 1453 2062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 15.30% 13.85% 16.63%
Number of salaries quoted 842 1242 1737
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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.

1 355 (96.47%) LAN
2 192 (52.17%) Cisco
3 188 (51.09%) Windows
4 167 (45.38%) Firewall
5 120 (32.61%) ITIL
6 119 (32.34%) VPN
7 114 (30.98%) VMware
8 113 (30.71%) Active Directory
8 113 (30.71%) Cisco Certification
9 93 (25.27%) Windows Server
10 91 (24.73%) Microsoft
11 90 (24.46%) Finance
12 82 (22.28%) MS Office
13 81 (22.01%) Wireless
14 77 (20.92%) Citrix
15 76 (20.65%) Change Management
15 76 (20.65%) Windows 7
16 75 (20.38%) VMware Infrastructure
17 69 (18.75%) Linux
18 68 (18.48%) CCNP
19 63 (17.12%) Cisco ASA
20 62 (16.85%) Microsoft Certification
21 61 (16.58%) MPLS
22 60 (16.30%) TCP/IP
23 59 (16.03%) MS Exchange
24 57 (15.49%) DNS
25 56 (15.22%) Windows Server 2012
26 55 (14.95%) SAN
27 53 (14.40%) VoIP
27 53 (14.40%) Telecoms

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 59 (16.03%) MS Exchange
2 52 (14.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 24 (6.52%) IIS
4 22 (5.98%) SharePoint
5 17 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (3.53%) Skype for Business
7 11 (2.99%) Apache
7 11 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (2.72%) SharePoint 2010
9 9 (2.45%) Tomcat
10 8 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 6 (1.63%) Commerce Server
12 3 (0.82%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2003
14 1 (0.27%) Oracle Coherence
14 1 (0.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 82 (22.28%) MS Office
2 52 (14.13%) MS Excel
3 37 (10.05%) MS Visio
4 8 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.27%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.27%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.27%) RMDS
2 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (6.52%) Office 365
2 14 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.63%) IaaS
4 6 (1.63%) PaaS
5 5 (1.36%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (1.09%) SaaS
7 2 (0.54%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.27%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 355 (96.47%) LAN
2 167 (45.38%) Firewall
3 119 (32.34%) VPN
4 81 (22.01%) Wireless
5 63 (17.12%) Cisco ASA
6 61 (16.58%) MPLS
7 60 (16.30%) TCP/IP
8 57 (15.49%) DNS
9 55 (14.95%) SAN
10 53 (14.40%) VoIP
11 46 (12.50%) DHCP
12 45 (12.23%) Cisco Wireless
12 45 (12.23%) OSPF
13 44 (11.96%) Network Security
14 43 (11.68%) BGP
15 35 (9.51%) IP Telephony
16 34 (9.24%) EIGRP
17 28 (7.61%) SSL
18 27 (7.34%) WLAN
19 26 (7.07%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (13.59%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (3.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (2.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.82%) GIS
5 3 (0.82%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.54%) Data Mart
6 2 (0.54%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.54%) MySQL
6 2 (0.54%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.27%) DB2
7 1 (0.27%) HBase
7 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.27%) OLAP
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (1.36%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.27%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 90 (24.46%) Finance
2 53 (14.40%) Telecoms
3 36 (9.78%) Banking
4 16 (4.35%) Law
5 14 (3.80%) Retail
6 11 (2.99%) Legal
7 9 (2.45%) Investment Banking
8 8 (2.17%) Advertising
9 7 (1.90%) Financial Institution
10 6 (1.63%) Back Office
10 6 (1.63%) Games
11 5 (1.36%) Marketing
12 4 (1.09%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.82%) Japanese Language
14 2 (0.54%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.27%) Electronics
15 1 (0.27%) French Language
Job Titles
1 96 (26.09%) Network Engineer
2 79 (21.47%) Analyst
3 42 (11.41%) 2nd Line Support
4 41 (11.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 38 (10.33%) Senior Network Engineer
6 37 (10.05%) Cisco Engineer
6 37 (10.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 36 (9.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 34 (9.24%) Support Analyst
9 26 (7.07%) 1st Line Support
9 26 (7.07%) Support Engineer
10 22 (5.98%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 21 (5.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 20 (5.43%) Infrastructure Manager
13 19 (5.16%) Senior Cisco Engineer
13 19 (5.16%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
14 18 (4.89%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
14 18 (4.89%) Network Analyst
15 16 (4.35%) Network Security Engineer
15 16 (4.35%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.62%) Web Services
2 11 (2.99%) .NET
2 11 (2.99%) FIX Protocol
3 10 (2.72%) Ruby on Rails
3 10 (2.72%) XML
4 8 (2.17%) XMPP
5 7 (1.90%) 802.1X
5 7 (1.90%) SOAP
6 4 (1.09%) Ultra Messaging
7 3 (0.82%) Middleware
8 2 (0.54%) AngularJS
8 2 (0.54%) GWT
8 2 (0.54%) Vaadin
9 1 (0.27%) Rendezvous
9 1 (0.27%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 53 (14.40%) Data Centre
2 27 (7.34%) Video Conferencing
3 17 (4.62%) Statistics
4 16 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (4.08%) Replication
6 12 (3.26%) Fat Client
6 12 (3.26%) Thin Client
7 10 (2.72%) Blackberry
8 8 (2.17%) Computer Science
9 7 (1.90%) e-Health
9 7 (1.90%) Fixed Income
9 7 (1.90%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.63%) Enterprise Storage
10 6 (1.63%) Public Cloud
11 5 (1.36%) Hedge funds
11 5 (1.36%) Mathematics
12 4 (1.09%) Data Integration
12 4 (1.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 4 (1.09%) iPhone
12 4 (1.09%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 188 (51.09%) Windows
2 93 (25.27%) Windows Server
3 76 (20.65%) Windows 7
4 69 (18.75%) Linux
5 56 (15.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 51 (13.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (6.52%) Unix
8 10 (2.72%) Windows 10
9 9 (2.45%) Android
9 9 (2.45%) Windows 8
10 6 (1.63%) CentOS
10 6 (1.63%) Mac OS X
11 5 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (1.36%) Ubuntu
11 5 (1.36%) Windows Vista
12 4 (1.09%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.82%) Solaris
13 3 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.54%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (32.61%) ITIL
2 76 (20.65%) Change Management
3 38 (10.33%) Load Balancing
4 37 (10.05%) Network Monitoring
5 35 (9.51%) Patch Management
6 25 (6.79%) Disaster Recovery
6 25 (6.79%) ITSM
6 25 (6.79%) Network Design
7 23 (6.25%) Project Management
8 21 (5.71%) Business Continuity
8 21 (5.71%) Network Management
9 19 (5.16%) Service Management
10 17 (4.62%) Service Delivery
10 17 (4.62%) Trend Analysis
11 15 (4.08%) Asset Management
12 14 (3.80%) CRM
12 14 (3.80%) Virtual Environments
13 13 (3.53%) DevOps
13 13 (3.53%) ITIL V3
13 13 (3.53%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (7.07%) SQL
2 22 (5.98%) PowerShell
3 13 (3.53%) Bash Shell
3 13 (3.53%) Ruby
4 11 (2.99%) Python
5 9 (2.45%) Perl
5 9 (2.45%) T-SQL
6 8 (2.17%) C#
7 6 (1.63%) C
8 5 (1.36%) Java
8 5 (1.36%) Korn
9 2 (0.54%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.54%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.54%) VB
10 1 (0.27%) XPath
Qualifications
1 113 (30.71%) Cisco Certification
2 68 (18.48%) CCNP
3 62 (16.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 47 (12.77%) Degree
4 47 (12.77%) MCSE
5 43 (11.68%) CCNA
6 36 (9.78%) CCIE
7 29 (7.88%) MCSA
8 20 (5.43%) MCITP
9 16 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
9 16 (4.35%) MCP
10 15 (4.08%) JNCIA
10 15 (4.08%) Security Cleared
11 14 (3.80%) CCSA
11 14 (3.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 12 (3.26%) CCVP
12 12 (3.26%) DV Cleared
13 8 (2.17%) CISSP
14 7 (1.90%) JNCIP
14 7 (1.90%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.43%) SLA
2 4 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.54%) QA
4 1 (0.27%) ISO27002
System Software
1 113 (30.71%) Active Directory
2 75 (20.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (7.61%) vSphere
4 23 (6.25%) Hyper-V
5 20 (5.43%) XenApp
5 20 (5.43%) XenDesktop
6 19 (5.16%) XenServer
7 16 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
8 15 (4.08%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (3.53%) VMware ESX
10 6 (1.63%) Corosync
11 5 (1.36%) Docker
11 5 (1.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (1.09%) NFS
12 4 (1.09%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.54%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.27%) KVM
14 1 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
14 1 (0.27%) SRDF
14 1 (0.27%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 32 (8.70%) Cisco CUCM
2 23 (6.25%) SCCM
3 17 (4.62%) WSUS
4 10 (2.72%) BMC PATROL
5 8 (2.17%) Cisco UCCX
5 8 (2.17%) Nagios
6 6 (1.63%) Ansible
6 6 (1.63%) Cacti
6 6 (1.63%) HAProxy
6 6 (1.63%) Pacemaker
6 6 (1.63%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 5 (1.36%) Cisco Prime
7 5 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (1.36%) Puppet
7 5 (1.36%) SCOM
7 5 (1.36%) SCVMM
8 4 (1.09%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.82%) ITRS Geneos
9 3 (0.82%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (0.82%) QRadar
Vendors
1 192 (52.17%) Cisco
2 114 (30.98%) VMware
3 91 (24.73%) Microsoft
4 77 (20.92%) Citrix
5 44 (11.96%) Juniper
6 37 (10.05%) CheckPoint
6 37 (10.05%) F5
7 31 (8.42%) SolarWinds
8 27 (7.34%) HP
9 22 (5.98%) Riverbed
10 21 (5.71%) Avaya
11 18 (4.89%) EMC
11 18 (4.89%) Tandberg
12 17 (4.62%) Dell
12 17 (4.62%) Nortel
12 17 (4.62%) Veeam
13 16 (4.35%) Oracle
13 16 (4.35%) Palo Alto
14 15 (4.08%) Mitel
15 11 (2.99%) Red Hat
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Salary: £55000 - £125000 per annum + Negotiable
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum dependent on experience
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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harringtonstarr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive benefits package
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Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
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Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
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Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
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