The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 17 33 20
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -13
Permanent jobs citing WAN 14 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 9.72% 2.74% 8.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 43.75% 16.00% 26.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 15
Average salary £55,000 £54,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.45% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £53,750 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,750 £80,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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 Docklands, London region.

Communications & Networking Category
Docklands, London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
32 25 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 22.22% 17.12% 34.21%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 57
Average salary £57,500 £51,000 £61,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.74% -17.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £34,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 3 September 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 26 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 25 (96.15%) Microsoft
3 24 (92.31%) Windows
3 24 (92.31%) LAN
3 24 (92.31%) VMware
3 24 (92.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (88.46%) Active Directory
5 22 (84.62%) SQL
5 22 (84.62%) IIS
5 22 (84.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (84.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (80.77%) Hyper-V
7 20 (76.92%) Firewall
7 20 (76.92%) MS Office
7 20 (76.92%) Windows XP
7 20 (76.92%) MS Exchange
7 20 (76.92%) SLA
8 19 (73.08%) HP
8 19 (73.08%) Dell
8 19 (73.08%) Terminal Services
8 19 (73.08%) C
8 19 (73.08%) VoIP
8 19 (73.08%) Blackberry
8 19 (73.08%) Android
8 19 (73.08%) iPhone
8 19 (73.08%) Exchange Server 2007
8 19 (73.08%) Windows Vista
8 19 (73.08%) Exchange Server 2010
8 19 (73.08%) Windows 8
8 19 (73.08%) Windows Server 2012

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 22 (84.62%) IIS
2 20 (76.92%) MS Exchange
3 19 (73.08%) Exchange Server 2007
3 19 (73.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (73.08%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 20 (76.92%) MS Office
2 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.69%) SoftLayer
1 2 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (7.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 26 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 24 (92.31%) LAN
3 20 (76.92%) Firewall
4 19 (73.08%) VoIP
5 5 (19.23%) DHCP
5 5 (19.23%) DNS
6 3 (11.54%) VPN
6 3 (11.54%) Network Security
6 3 (11.54%) iSCSI
6 3 (11.54%) HTTP
7 2 (7.69%) IPsec
7 2 (7.69%) VPLS
7 2 (7.69%) SSL
7 2 (7.69%) MPLS
8 1 (3.85%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Legal
2 2 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Advertising
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) Support Engineer
1 19 (73.08%) 2nd Line Support
1 19 (73.08%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 15 (57.69%) IT Support
2 15 (57.69%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Administrator
3 4 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Administrator
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 19 (73.08%) Blackberry
1 19 (73.08%) iPhone
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (7.69%) Public Cloud
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 22 (84.62%) Windows Server 2003
2 22 (84.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (76.92%) Windows XP
4 19 (73.08%) Windows 8
4 19 (73.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (73.08%) Windows Vista
4 19 (73.08%) Android
5 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (11.54%) ITIL
3 2 (7.69%) Multithreading
4 1 (3.85%) ERP
4 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.85%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) SQL
2 19 (73.08%) C
3 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (11.54%) A+ Certification
3 3 (11.54%) Security+ Certification
3 3 (11.54%) Network+ Certification
3 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) CCNA
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (76.92%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (92.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (88.46%) Active Directory
3 21 (80.77%) Hyper-V
4 19 (73.08%) Terminal Services
5 3 (11.54%) VMware ESX
6 2 (7.69%) XenServer
6 2 (7.69%) vSphere
6 2 (7.69%) Docker
6 2 (7.69%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Backup Exec
2 2 (7.69%) Kubernetes
3 1 (3.85%) ARCserve
3 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (96.15%) Microsoft
2 24 (92.31%) VMware
3 19 (73.08%) HP
3 19 (73.08%) Dell
4 5 (19.23%) Citrix
5 3 (11.54%) Altiris
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco
6 2 (7.69%) Google
6 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle