The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 148 134 153
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +19
Permanent jobs citing WAN 899 1057 1060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.25% 2.39% 2.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.85% 15.00% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 760 922 914
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
WAN
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6492 7049 8006
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.23% 15.96% 16.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5608 5983 6599
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in London

WAN
Salary Trend in London

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

WAN Salary Trend in London

WAN
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the London region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in London

WAN
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the London region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +19 175 £50,000 -4.76% 18
Croydon +7 16 £52,500 +41.89% 3
Canary Wharf +8 12 £100,000 -
Docklands, London +17 9 £50,000 +81.81%
Feltham +6 7 £52,500 +118.75%
Hammersmith +15 6 £52,500 +16.66%
Harrow +3 4 - -
Orpington - 4 £45,000 -
Uxbridge +8 3 £44,000 +62.96%
Kingston Upon Thames -2 3 £30,000 -22.58%
Twickenham +14 2 £38,432 +9.80% 1
Hounslow +8 2 £60,000 +71.42%
Wimbledon -15 2 - -
Wembley +4 1 £30,500 +22.00%
Bromley -7 1 £52,500 +128.26%
Surbiton - 1 £27,500 -
West Drayton - 1 £37,500 -
Finchley - 1 £35,000 -
WAN
England

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 London region with a requirement for WAN.

1 1562 (85.36%) LAN
2 975 (53.28%) Cisco
3 869 (47.49%) Firewall
4 822 (44.92%) Windows
5 606 (33.11%) Cisco Certification
6 533 (29.13%) Microsoft
7 525 (28.69%) Active Directory
8 518 (28.31%) VMware
9 482 (26.34%) VPN
10 431 (23.55%) Finance
11 430 (23.50%) CCNP
12 412 (22.51%) Windows Server
13 410 (22.40%) Linux
14 401 (21.91%) ITIL
15 363 (19.84%) MPLS
15 363 (19.84%) Wireless
16 355 (19.40%) TCP/IP
17 342 (18.69%) VMware Infrastructure
18 325 (17.76%) VoIP
19 321 (17.54%) Data Centre
20 316 (17.27%) CCNA
21 306 (16.72%) Network Security
22 297 (16.23%) Juniper
23 295 (16.12%) SAN
24 285 (15.57%) Windows Server 2008
25 270 (14.75%) Citrix
25 270 (14.75%) MS Exchange
26 264 (14.43%) CheckPoint
27 260 (14.21%) MS Office
28 257 (14.04%) Cisco ASA

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 270 (14.75%) MS Exchange
2 137 (7.49%) Exchange Server 2013
3 134 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 113 (6.17%) SharePoint
5 98 (5.36%) IIS
6 87 (4.75%) Skype for Business
7 80 (4.37%) Apache
7 80 (4.37%) Exchange Server 2007
8 42 (2.30%) Tomcat
9 23 (1.26%) JBoss
10 20 (1.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 18 (0.98%) WebSphere
12 16 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2003
13 15 (0.82%) Confluence
14 14 (0.77%) Oracle Coherence
14 14 (0.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 11 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
16 7 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
17 6 (0.33%) Commerce Server
17 6 (0.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 260 (14.21%) MS Office
2 240 (13.11%) MS Excel
3 69 (3.77%) MS Visio
4 21 (1.15%) MS Project
5 14 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 7 (0.38%) AutoCAD
8 6 (0.33%) Revit
9 1 (0.055%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 11 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.33%) RMDS
5 5 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.11%) Hi Portfolio
6 2 (0.11%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.055%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.055%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 144 (7.87%) Office 365
2 118 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
3 90 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 28 (1.53%) SaaS
5 27 (1.48%) IaaS
6 22 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
6 22 (1.20%) Mimecast
7 17 (0.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 14 (0.77%) PaaS
9 11 (0.60%) Yammer
10 6 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 5 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
13 3 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
13 3 (0.16%) GitHub
13 3 (0.16%) Google Apps
14 2 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
14 2 (0.11%) Google Compute Engine
14 2 (0.11%) OneDrive
14 2 (0.11%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 1562 (85.36%) LAN
2 869 (47.49%) Firewall
3 482 (26.34%) VPN
4 363 (19.84%) MPLS
4 363 (19.84%) Wireless
5 355 (19.40%) TCP/IP
6 325 (17.76%) VoIP
7 306 (16.72%) Network Security
8 295 (16.12%) SAN
9 257 (14.04%) Cisco ASA
10 255 (13.93%) DNS
11 239 (13.06%) BGP
12 221 (12.08%) OSPF
13 206 (11.26%) DHCP
14 181 (9.89%) Internet
15 167 (9.13%) EIGRP
16 165 (9.02%) Cisco Nexus
17 130 (7.10%) VLAN
18 126 (6.89%) NAS
19 111 (6.07%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (10.44%) SQL Server
2 53 (2.90%) MySQL
3 32 (1.75%) Oracle Database
3 32 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (0.82%) DB2
7 12 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (0.60%) OLAP
8 11 (0.60%) Oracle OLAP
9 10 (0.55%) OLTP
9 10 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (0.44%) Hadoop
12 7 (0.38%) MongoDB
12 7 (0.38%) Relational Database
13 6 (0.33%) NoSQL
14 5 (0.27%) Oracle Exadata
15 4 (0.22%) Data Mart
15 4 (0.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (1.42%) JIRA
2 23 (1.26%) Jenkins
3 13 (0.71%) Travis CI
4 10 (0.55%) Cucumber
4 10 (0.55%) JUnit
4 10 (0.55%) LoadRunner
4 10 (0.55%) Selenium
4 10 (0.55%) SpecFlow
4 10 (0.55%) TestNG
5 8 (0.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (0.22%) Git (software)
6 4 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.16%) Liquibase
7 3 (0.16%) Subversion
8 2 (0.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.11%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.11%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.055%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.055%) Hudson
General
1 431 (23.55%) Finance
2 228 (12.46%) Telecoms
3 134 (7.32%) Banking
4 72 (3.93%) Legal
5 69 (3.77%) Retail
6 48 (2.62%) Law
7 42 (2.30%) Games
8 37 (2.02%) Financial Institution
9 34 (1.86%) Investment Banking
9 34 (1.86%) Marketing
10 33 (1.80%) Advertising
11 31 (1.69%) Back Office
12 20 (1.09%) Manufacturing
13 11 (0.60%) Publishing
14 8 (0.44%) Electronics
14 8 (0.44%) Front Office
15 6 (0.33%) Billing
15 6 (0.33%) Local Government
15 6 (0.33%) Online Betting
16 5 (0.27%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 487 (26.61%) Network Engineer
2 295 (16.12%) Analyst
3 186 (10.16%) Cisco Engineer
4 171 (9.34%) Support Engineer
5 169 (9.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 155 (8.47%) Senior Network Engineer
7 140 (7.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 121 (6.61%) Security Engineer
9 111 (6.07%) Architect
10 110 (6.01%) 2nd Line Support
11 108 (5.90%) Support Analyst
12 103 (5.63%) Network Security Engineer
13 99 (5.41%) IT Support
14 92 (5.03%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 87 (4.75%) 1st/2nd Line Support
15 87 (4.75%) Network Manager
16 81 (4.43%) IT Engineer
17 77 (4.21%) Administrator
17 77 (4.21%) Consultant
18 75 (4.10%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (4.04%) 802.1X
2 47 (2.57%) Web Services
3 27 (1.48%) XMPP
4 26 (1.42%) Middleware
5 24 (1.31%) .NET
6 18 (0.98%) XML
7 15 (0.82%) FIX Protocol
8 12 (0.66%) LAMP
9 10 (0.55%) JDBC
9 10 (0.55%) Ruby on Rails
10 9 (0.49%) SOAP
10 9 (0.49%) Ultra Messaging
11 6 (0.33%) FreeSWITCH
12 4 (0.22%) ActiveMQ
12 4 (0.22%) COM
12 4 (0.22%) HTML
12 4 (0.22%) JSON
12 4 (0.22%) LAPP Stack
12 4 (0.22%) Oracle Fusion
12 4 (0.22%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 321 (17.54%) Data Centre
2 112 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 83 (4.54%) Blackberry
4 78 (4.26%) Management Information System
5 69 (3.77%) Computer Science
6 46 (2.51%) iPhone
7 42 (2.30%) Video Conferencing
8 37 (2.02%) Replication
9 36 (1.97%) Private Cloud
10 34 (1.86%) Statistics
11 26 (1.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 26 (1.42%) Hedge funds
11 26 (1.42%) Smartphone
12 22 (1.20%) EqualLogic
13 21 (1.15%) iPad
13 21 (1.15%) Virtual Team
14 20 (1.09%) Fat Client
14 20 (1.09%) Thin Client
15 17 (0.93%) Fixed Income
16 16 (0.87%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 822 (44.92%) Windows
2 412 (22.51%) Windows Server
3 410 (22.40%) Linux
4 285 (15.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 231 (12.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 193 (10.55%) Windows 7
7 107 (5.85%) Unix
8 82 (4.48%) Android
8 82 (4.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 79 (4.32%) Windows 8
10 60 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 59 (3.22%) Windows 10
12 51 (2.79%) CentOS
13 48 (2.62%) Solaris
14 34 (1.86%) Windows XP
15 32 (1.75%) Mac OS X
16 27 (1.48%) Ubuntu
17 25 (1.37%) Mac OS
18 24 (1.31%) Windows Vista
19 8 (0.44%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 401 (21.91%) ITIL
2 156 (8.52%) Project Management
3 151 (8.25%) Load Balancing
4 129 (7.05%) Change Management
5 118 (6.45%) Network Monitoring
6 115 (6.28%) Network Design
7 107 (5.85%) Information Security
8 105 (5.74%) Network Management
9 103 (5.63%) Service Delivery
10 90 (4.92%) Service Management
11 84 (4.59%) Change Control
12 81 (4.43%) Disaster Recovery
12 81 (4.43%) Presales
13 80 (4.37%) Cybersecurity
14 78 (4.26%) PRINCE2
15 76 (4.15%) Agile Software Development
16 73 (3.99%) Root Cause Analysis
17 70 (3.83%) DevOps
17 70 (3.83%) High Availability
18 68 (3.72%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 232 (12.68%) SQL
2 106 (5.79%) PowerShell
3 84 (4.59%) Python
4 53 (2.90%) Bash Shell
5 48 (2.62%) Ruby
6 43 (2.35%) Perl
7 41 (2.24%) C
8 27 (1.48%) Java
9 22 (1.20%) C#
10 21 (1.15%) Shell Script
11 19 (1.04%) C++
12 16 (0.87%) PHP
13 14 (0.77%) T-SQL
14 12 (0.66%) VB
15 8 (0.44%) VBScript
16 6 (0.33%) JavaScript
17 3 (0.16%) Korn
18 2 (0.11%) R
18 2 (0.11%) XPath
19 1 (0.055%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 606 (33.11%) Cisco Certification
2 430 (23.50%) CCNP
3 316 (17.27%) CCNA
4 210 (11.48%) Degree
5 198 (10.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 191 (10.44%) CCIE
7 132 (7.21%) MCSE
8 94 (5.14%) Security Cleared
9 81 (4.43%) MCSA
10 67 (3.66%) SC Cleared
11 61 (3.33%) CCSA
12 58 (3.17%) CISSP
13 50 (2.73%) ITIL Certification
14 47 (2.57%) MCITP
15 43 (2.35%) CCDP
15 43 (2.35%) DV Cleared
15 43 (2.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 37 (2.02%) JNCIP
17 36 (1.97%) CCVP
18 34 (1.86%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (6.45%) SLA
2 68 (3.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 37 (2.02%) PCI DSS
4 29 (1.58%) QA
5 8 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.33%) COBIT
7 3 (0.16%) ISO27002
7 3 (0.16%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.055%) DICOM
8 1 (0.055%) GPG13
8 1 (0.055%) HL7
System Software
1 525 (28.69%) Active Directory
2 342 (18.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 188 (10.27%) Hyper-V
4 94 (5.14%) vSphere
5 64 (3.50%) Terminal Services
6 59 (3.22%) XenApp
7 43 (2.35%) NFS
8 39 (2.13%) VMware Server
9 37 (2.02%) XenDesktop
10 34 (1.86%) Xen
10 34 (1.86%) XenServer
11 31 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
12 26 (1.42%) Virtual Servers
13 25 (1.37%) VMware ESX
13 25 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
14 22 (1.20%) BitLocker
14 22 (1.20%) DFS Replication
14 22 (1.20%) SRDF
15 17 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
16 16 (0.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 77 (4.21%) Cisco CUCM
2 71 (3.88%) SCCM
3 50 (2.73%) Puppet
4 40 (2.19%) Ansible
5 39 (2.13%) Backup Exec
6 36 (1.97%) Cacti
7 33 (1.80%) Nagios
8 27 (1.48%) SCOM
9 26 (1.42%) FortiGate
9 26 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
10 24 (1.31%) Cisco Prime
11 22 (1.20%) Icinga
12 15 (0.82%) Cisco UCCX
12 15 (0.82%) Nessus
13 14 (0.77%) Norton AntiVirus
14 13 (0.71%) OpenNMS
14 13 (0.71%) QRadar
14 13 (0.71%) WSUS
15 10 (0.55%) SolarWinds Orion
16 9 (0.49%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 975 (53.28%) Cisco
2 533 (29.13%) Microsoft
3 518 (28.31%) VMware
4 297 (16.23%) Juniper
5 270 (14.75%) Citrix
6 264 (14.43%) CheckPoint
7 217 (11.86%) F5
8 206 (11.26%) HP
9 159 (8.69%) SolarWinds
10 117 (6.39%) EMC
11 110 (6.01%) Oracle
12 107 (5.85%) Palo Alto
13 93 (5.08%) NetApp
13 93 (5.08%) Riverbed
14 91 (4.97%) Dell
15 79 (4.32%) Fortinet
16 62 (3.39%) Avaya
17 58 (3.17%) Meraki
18 57 (3.11%) Apple
19 54 (2.95%) Red Hat
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits OTE 100k
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £52000 Per Annum package, plus comprehensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £19000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Talent Analytix
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £43,000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £54,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Salary: Depending on experience + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Harris Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus (market leading)
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 60,000-70,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Proteus Europe
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
JM
Salary: £65000 - £72000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + Plus great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: 15 days ago