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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
London / City of London
Rank 124 116 72
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -44
Permanent jobs citing WAN 103 164 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.05% 2.39% 3.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.88% 15.94% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 92 145 335
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,000 £82,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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
867 1029 1984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.25% 15.03% 19.10%
Number of salaries quoted 812 923 1669
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -1.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 24 February 2017.

WAN Salary Histogram in the City of London

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 City of London region with a requirement for WAN.

1 193 (84.28%) LAN
2 122 (53.28%) Firewall
3 107 (46.72%) Cisco
4 99 (43.23%) Windows
5 80 (34.93%) Finance
6 75 (32.75%) VMware
6 75 (32.75%) Microsoft
7 69 (30.13%) Windows Server
8 58 (25.33%) Cisco Certification
9 52 (22.71%) TCP/IP
10 51 (22.27%) DNS
11 50 (21.83%) MS Exchange
11 50 (21.83%) ITIL
11 50 (21.83%) Active Directory
12 49 (21.40%) Citrix
13 47 (20.52%) VMware Infrastructure
14 46 (20.09%) VPN
14 46 (20.09%) DHCP
15 44 (19.21%) MS Excel
16 43 (18.78%) Data Centre
17 42 (18.34%) MS Office
18 37 (16.16%) MPLS
18 37 (16.16%) Hyper-V
18 37 (16.16%) Windows 7
19 35 (15.28%) CCNA
20 33 (14.41%) Linux
21 32 (13.97%) Skype for Business
22 31 (13.54%) SAN
22 31 (13.54%) Wireless
23 30 (13.10%) Windows Server 2012

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 50 (21.83%) MS Exchange
2 32 (13.97%) Skype for Business
3 29 (12.66%) IIS
4 24 (10.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 23 (10.04%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (3.06%) Apache
7 7 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (3.06%) SharePoint
8 6 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (2.62%) OpenStack
8 6 (2.62%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.31%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.44%) CMS
10 1 (0.44%) DataSynapse
10 1 (0.44%) nginx
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.44%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 44 (19.21%) MS Excel
2 42 (18.34%) MS Office
3 5 (2.18%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.44%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.73%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (8.30%) Office 365
3 9 (3.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (2.62%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (0.87%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 2 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.87%) GitHub
5 2 (0.87%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.44%) G Suite
6 1 (0.44%) IaaS
6 1 (0.44%) PaaS
6 1 (0.44%) SaaS
6 1 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 193 (84.28%) LAN
2 122 (53.28%) Firewall
3 52 (22.71%) TCP/IP
4 51 (22.27%) DNS
5 46 (20.09%) DHCP
5 46 (20.09%) VPN
6 37 (16.16%) MPLS
7 31 (13.54%) SAN
7 31 (13.54%) Wireless
8 28 (12.23%) BGP
9 26 (11.35%) VoIP
10 25 (10.92%) OSPF
10 25 (10.92%) SNMP
11 24 (10.48%) SMTP
12 21 (9.17%) Telnet
13 20 (8.73%) WLAN
14 19 (8.30%) Network Security
15 16 (6.99%) Cisco ASA
15 16 (6.99%) Wi-Fi
16 12 (5.24%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (9.61%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.75%) Hadoop
2 4 (1.75%) MongoDB
2 4 (1.75%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (1.31%) MySQL
3 3 (1.31%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (0.87%) Big Data
5 1 (0.44%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.44%) DB2
5 1 (0.44%) HBase
5 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.44%) OLAP
5 1 (0.44%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.31%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.87%) Travis CI
3 1 (0.44%) JIRA
3 1 (0.44%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 80 (34.93%) Finance
2 14 (6.11%) Retail
3 13 (5.68%) Telecoms
4 12 (5.24%) Banking
5 9 (3.93%) Investment Banking
6 7 (3.06%) Marketing
7 5 (2.18%) Legal
8 2 (0.87%) Law
9 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (15.72%) Network Engineer
2 34 (14.85%) Support Engineer
3 33 (14.41%) Analyst
4 21 (9.17%) Administrator
5 20 (8.73%) IT Engineer
5 20 (8.73%) Senior Network Engineer
6 19 (8.30%) Systems Administrator
7 17 (7.42%) Infrastructure Manager
8 16 (6.99%) Architect
8 16 (6.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 15 (6.55%) Field Engineer
10 13 (5.68%) Consultant
10 13 (5.68%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 13 (5.68%) Voice Engineer
11 12 (5.24%) 2nd Line Support
11 12 (5.24%) Programme Manager
12 11 (4.80%) IT Support
12 11 (4.80%) Technical Support
13 10 (4.37%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 10 (4.37%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.49%) Web Services
2 5 (2.18%) Flash
3 4 (1.75%) Middleware
4 3 (1.31%) .NET
4 3 (1.31%) 802.1X
4 3 (1.31%) XML
5 2 (0.87%) HTML
5 2 (0.87%) Kafka
5 2 (0.87%) Node.js
5 2 (0.87%) React
5 2 (0.87%) Windows Identity Foundation
6 1 (0.44%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.44%) CGI
6 1 (0.44%) CSS
6 1 (0.44%) JSON
6 1 (0.44%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (0.44%) Rendezvous
6 1 (0.44%) Ultra Messaging
6 1 (0.44%) XMPP
6 1 (0.44%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 43 (18.78%) Data Centre
2 27 (11.79%) Public Cloud
3 25 (10.92%) Blackberry
4 21 (9.17%) Driving Licence
5 13 (5.68%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.62%) e-Health
7 5 (2.18%) CLARiiON
7 5 (2.18%) EMC VNX
7 5 (2.18%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.75%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.31%) Clustering
9 3 (1.31%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (1.31%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.87%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.87%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.87%) Internet of Things
10 2 (0.87%) IVR
10 2 (0.87%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.87%) PKI
10 2 (0.87%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 99 (43.23%) Windows
2 69 (30.13%) Windows Server
3 37 (16.16%) Windows 7
4 33 (14.41%) Linux
5 30 (13.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (11.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (10.92%) Windows 8
8 24 (10.48%) Windows 10
9 6 (2.62%) Mac OS X
9 6 (2.62%) Unix
10 5 (2.18%) CentOS
11 3 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.87%) Solaris
12 2 (0.87%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.44%) Debian
13 1 (0.44%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (21.83%) ITIL
2 26 (11.35%) Disaster Recovery
3 23 (10.04%) Project Management
4 21 (9.17%) Network Design
5 18 (7.86%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (7.42%) Change Management
6 17 (7.42%) Presales
7 12 (5.24%) Network Monitoring
8 11 (4.80%) Mentoring
8 11 (4.80%) Service Delivery
9 9 (3.93%) Validation
10 8 (3.49%) Business Analysis
10 8 (3.49%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (3.49%) Capacity Management
10 8 (3.49%) Configuration Management
10 8 (3.49%) DevOps
10 8 (3.49%) Load Balancing
10 8 (3.49%) Migration
10 8 (3.49%) Problem Management
11 7 (3.06%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 22 (9.61%) SQL
2 8 (3.49%) Java
3 7 (3.06%) PowerShell
4 5 (2.18%) Bash Shell
4 5 (2.18%) Perl
4 5 (2.18%) Python
5 2 (0.87%) C#
5 2 (0.87%) Scala
6 1 (0.44%) Assembly Language
6 1 (0.44%) C
6 1 (0.44%) C++
6 1 (0.44%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.44%) PHP
6 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 58 (25.33%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (15.28%) CCNA
3 28 (12.23%) CCNP
4 22 (9.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (9.17%) Degree
6 17 (7.42%) MCSE
7 8 (3.49%) CCIE
8 7 (3.06%) DV Cleared
8 7 (3.06%) MCITP
8 7 (3.06%) MCSA
8 7 (3.06%) Security Cleared
9 6 (2.62%) JNCIA
9 6 (2.62%) JNCIE
9 6 (2.62%) JNCIP
9 6 (2.62%) JNCIS
9 6 (2.62%) MCP
10 5 (2.18%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (1.31%) MCTS
12 3 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.11%) SLA
2 2 (0.87%) QA
3 1 (0.44%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 50 (21.83%) Active Directory
2 47 (20.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (16.16%) Hyper-V
4 26 (11.35%) XenApp
5 16 (6.99%) Virtual Servers
5 16 (6.99%) VMware ESX
6 11 (4.80%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (3.06%) vSphere
8 3 (1.31%) Docker
8 3 (1.31%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.87%) XenServer
10 1 (0.44%) Firmware
10 1 (0.44%) FreeRADIUS
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.44%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.44%) Samba
10 1 (0.44%) Snort
10 1 (0.44%) SRDF
10 1 (0.44%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (6.99%) Cisco CUCM
2 11 (4.80%) Cisco UCCX
3 6 (2.62%) BMC PATROL
4 4 (1.75%) Puppet
4 4 (1.75%) SCCM
4 4 (1.75%) WSUS
5 3 (1.31%) Ansible
5 3 (1.31%) Nessus
5 3 (1.31%) Nmap
5 3 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.87%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
6 2 (0.87%) Jamf Pro
6 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.87%) SCOM
6 2 (0.87%) SELinux
7 1 (0.44%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.44%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.44%) Nagios
7 1 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.44%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 107 (46.72%) Cisco
2 75 (32.75%) Microsoft
2 75 (32.75%) VMware
3 49 (21.40%) Citrix
4 23 (10.04%) Apple
5 21 (9.17%) CheckPoint
6 19 (8.30%) Juniper
7 17 (7.42%) Avaya
8 12 (5.24%) Oracle
8 12 (5.24%) SolarWinds
9 11 (4.80%) Mitel
9 11 (4.80%) Palo Alto
10 10 (4.37%) Arista
10 10 (4.37%) F5
11 9 (3.93%) Riverbed
12 7 (3.06%) EMC
13 6 (2.62%) BMC
13 6 (2.62%) Dell
13 6 (2.62%) Red Hat
14 5 (2.18%) Nortel
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Keystream Resources Limited
Salary: From £37,500 to £37,500 per annum NHS - Band 7 AfC + Inner London Wait
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Keystream Resources Limited
Salary: From £46,000 to £47,000 per annum 8a AfC + Inner London Waiting
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum, Benefits 20% bonus, vendor training, many b
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £27000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Mint
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 17 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 23 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Pension, Shares
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £22000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago