The first table below looks at the demand for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Docklands, London region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 28 17 41
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +24
Permanent jobs citing WAN 6 19 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 3.30% 9.60% 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.65% 22.35% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 1
Average salary £100,000 £65,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Communications & Networking Category
Docklands, London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
34 85 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 18.68% 42.93% 26.19%
Number of salaries quoted 20 73 60
Average salary £87,500 £60,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.83% +114.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAN
London

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

WAN
Salary Trend in Docklands, London

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

WAN Salary Trend in Docklands, London

WAN
Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Docklands, London 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 (76.92%) LAN
2 8 (61.54%) Cisco
3 7 (53.85%) Windows
3 7 (53.85%) Multicast
4 6 (46.15%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (46.15%) NAS
4 6 (46.15%) Banking
4 6 (46.15%) SRDF
4 6 (46.15%) FCoE
4 6 (46.15%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (46.15%) Solaris
4 6 (46.15%) Linux
4 6 (46.15%) NFS
4 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 6 (46.15%) Oracle
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
4 6 (46.15%) UNIX
4 6 (46.15%) EMC
4 6 (46.15%) Intel
4 6 (46.15%) SAN
4 6 (46.15%) Benchmarking
4 6 (46.15%) NetApp
5 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (30.77%) Finance
7 3 (23.08%) VPN
7 3 (23.08%) ITIL
8 2 (15.38%) MCP
8 2 (15.38%) HP
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Docklands, London 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) LAN
2 7 (53.85%) Multicast
3 6 (46.15%) SAN
3 6 (46.15%) NAS
3 6 (46.15%) FCoE
3 6 (46.15%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (23.08%) VPN
5 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
5 2 (15.38%) Firewall
5 2 (15.38%) Internet
5 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
6 1 (7.69%) SNMP
6 1 (7.69%) VoIP
6 1 (7.69%) MPLS
6 1 (7.69%) OSPF
6 1 (7.69%) BGP
6 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
6 1 (7.69%) TACACS
6 1 (7.69%) Wireless
6 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (46.15%) Banking
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Advertising
3 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Architect
1 6 (46.15%) Solutions Architect
1 6 (46.15%) IT Architect
1 6 (46.15%) Infrastructure Architect
1 6 (46.15%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Support
3 1 (7.69%) VoIP Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Relationships Manager
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Services Delivery Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support
3 1 (7.69%) Head of Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) Voice Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) Cryptography
1 1 (7.69%) SecurID
1 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Solaris
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) UNIX
3 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Benchmarking
1 6 (46.15%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Change Management
3 2 (15.38%) Workflow
3 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
3 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.69%) Release Management
4 1 (7.69%) Time Management
4 1 (7.69%) Computer Security
4 1 (7.69%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (7.69%) Low Latency
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (15.38%) MCP
2 2 (15.38%) CCNP
2 2 (15.38%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) CCDP
3 1 (7.69%) CCIE
3 1 (7.69%) CCVP
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) NFS
1 6 (46.15%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) OpenView
1 1 (7.69%) Cacti
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (7.69%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) NetApp
2 6 (46.15%) EMC
2 6 (46.15%) Intel
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) Remedy
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.69%) Juniper
4 1 (7.69%) CA
4 1 (7.69%) NetScout
4 1 (7.69%) Riverbed
4 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
4 1 (7.69%) F5