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

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
England / London
Rank 161 143 86
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -57
Permanent jobs citing WAN 690 928 1345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.07% 2.28% 3.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.06% 14.47% 18.17%
Number of salaries quoted 577 790 1140
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 £30,600 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
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 London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
5283 6412 7402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.81% 15.77% 17.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4439 5439 6209
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 -17 98 £50,000 -9.09% 23
Hounslow - 23 £57,500 -
Chiswick -6 6 £45,000 +59.29% 2
Canary Wharf -14 4 £81,250 +30.00%
Croydon -15 3 £37,500 -34.78% 1
Surbiton - 3 £46,000 -
Brentford - 2 £45,750 - 1
Romford - 2 £21,500 -
Uxbridge -2 1 - - 1
Westminster -3 1 - - 1
Docklands, London -5 1 - -
Hendon - 1 £21,000 -
Bromley - 1 - -
WAN
England

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 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 London region with a requirement for WAN.

1 1275 (83.17%) LAN
2 896 (58.45%) Cisco
3 689 (44.94%) Firewall
4 596 (38.88%) Windows
5 497 (32.42%) Cisco Certification
6 456 (29.75%) VMware
7 430 (28.05%) Finance
8 426 (27.79%) VPN
9 414 (27.01%) Data Centre
10 379 (24.72%) TCP/IP
11 370 (24.14%) Microsoft
12 367 (23.94%) Active Directory
13 360 (23.48%) CCNP
14 344 (22.44%) MPLS
15 338 (22.05%) VMware Infrastructure
16 323 (21.07%) BGP
17 319 (20.81%) Wireless
18 316 (20.61%) Windows Server
19 307 (20.03%) DNS
20 293 (19.11%) OSPF
21 281 (18.33%) Juniper
22 263 (17.16%) Linux
23 241 (15.72%) ITIL
24 228 (14.87%) Network Security
25 218 (14.22%) SAN
26 214 (13.96%) CCNA
27 211 (13.76%) DHCP
28 192 (12.52%) Telecoms
29 188 (12.26%) MS Exchange
30 186 (12.13%) Citrix

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
1 188 (12.26%) MS Exchange
2 118 (7.70%) IIS
3 91 (5.94%) Apache
4 81 (5.28%) Exchange Server 2010
5 72 (4.70%) Tomcat
6 70 (4.57%) SharePoint
7 69 (4.50%) Skype for Business
8 57 (3.72%) Oracle Coherence
9 49 (3.20%) Exchange Server 2013
10 48 (3.13%) WebSphere
11 47 (3.07%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 41 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2003
12 41 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2007
13 35 (2.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 31 (2.02%) DataSynapse
15 12 (0.78%) OpenStack
15 12 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
16 9 (0.59%) WebLogic
17 8 (0.52%) Confluence
17 8 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 167 (10.89%) MS Excel
2 137 (8.94%) MS Office
3 20 (1.30%) MS Visio
4 13 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 31 (2.02%) RMDS
2 12 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.20%) Oracle CRM
4 3 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.065%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.065%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 130 (8.48%) Office 365
2 121 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
3 110 (7.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 36 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
4 36 (2.35%) SaaS
5 20 (1.30%) IaaS
6 14 (0.91%) PaaS
7 9 (0.59%) Mimecast
8 8 (0.52%) G Suite
9 7 (0.46%) IBM Cloud
10 5 (0.33%) GitHub
10 5 (0.33%) OneDrive
10 5 (0.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 4 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 3 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (0.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 2 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
14 1 (0.065%) Dropbox
14 1 (0.065%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1275 (83.17%) LAN
2 689 (44.94%) Firewall
3 426 (27.79%) VPN
4 379 (24.72%) TCP/IP
5 344 (22.44%) MPLS
6 323 (21.07%) BGP
7 319 (20.81%) Wireless
8 307 (20.03%) DNS
9 293 (19.11%) OSPF
10 228 (14.87%) Network Security
11 218 (14.22%) SAN
12 211 (13.76%) DHCP
13 174 (11.35%) VoIP
14 163 (10.63%) Cisco ASA
15 150 (9.78%) VLAN
16 133 (8.68%) Multicast
17 132 (8.61%) EIGRP
18 128 (8.35%) Cisco IOS
18 128 (8.35%) Cisco Nexus
19 111 (7.24%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (8.81%) SQL Server
2 44 (2.87%) Hadoop
3 41 (2.67%) HBase
4 33 (2.15%) MySQL
5 23 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (1.24%) DB2
7 18 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (1.11%) OLAP
9 16 (1.04%) OLTP
9 16 (1.04%) Oracle OLAP
10 11 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (0.65%) Relational Database
12 7 (0.46%) MongoDB
12 7 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
13 6 (0.39%) SQL Server 2014
14 5 (0.33%) Informix
15 3 (0.20%) EDMS
15 3 (0.20%) NoSQL
16 2 (0.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (1.11%) Git (software)
2 15 (0.98%) Sonatype Nexus
3 9 (0.59%) JIRA
3 9 (0.59%) Subversion
4 4 (0.26%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.20%) Maven
6 2 (0.13%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.13%) Travis CI
7 1 (0.065%) git-flow
7 1 (0.065%) Grunt
7 1 (0.065%) gulp
7 1 (0.065%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.065%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.065%) webpack
General
1 430 (28.05%) Finance
2 192 (12.52%) Telecoms
3 79 (5.15%) Banking
4 70 (4.57%) Retail
5 46 (3.00%) Legal
6 45 (2.94%) Marketing
7 41 (2.67%) Investment Banking
8 31 (2.02%) Financial Institution
9 27 (1.76%) Law
10 17 (1.11%) Publishing
11 15 (0.98%) Billing
12 14 (0.91%) Online Betting
13 13 (0.85%) Back Office
14 11 (0.72%) Games
15 9 (0.59%) Manufacturing
15 9 (0.59%) Spanish Language
16 6 (0.39%) Multimedia
17 5 (0.33%) Advertising
18 4 (0.26%) Electronics
18 4 (0.26%) French Language
Job Titles
1 429 (27.98%) Network Engineer
2 173 (11.29%) Architect
3 168 (10.96%) Senior Network Engineer
4 161 (10.50%) Analyst
5 120 (7.83%) Administrator
6 118 (7.70%) Support Engineer
7 115 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 108 (7.05%) Cisco Engineer
9 102 (6.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 96 (6.26%) Infrastructure Architect
11 77 (5.02%) Systems Administrator
12 68 (4.44%) Consultant
13 62 (4.04%) Support Analyst
14 61 (3.98%) Solutions Architect
15 57 (3.72%) 2nd Line Support
16 56 (3.65%) Security Engineer
17 52 (3.39%) 3rd Line Engineer
18 51 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support
19 50 (3.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
19 50 (3.26%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (4.37%) Middleware
2 37 (2.41%) HTML
2 37 (2.41%) Web Services
3 36 (2.35%) 802.1X
4 34 (2.22%) XML
5 32 (2.09%) XSLT
6 31 (2.02%) Rendezvous
6 31 (2.02%) Ultra Messaging
7 21 (1.37%) LAMP
8 12 (0.78%) Flash
9 10 (0.65%) .NET
10 6 (0.39%) REST
11 3 (0.20%) CSS
11 3 (0.20%) FreeSWITCH
11 3 (0.20%) Hibernate
11 3 (0.20%) HTML5
11 3 (0.20%) Node.js
11 3 (0.20%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (0.20%) React
11 3 (0.20%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 414 (27.01%) Data Centre
2 109 (7.11%) Analytical Skills
3 59 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 53 (3.46%) Computer Science
5 49 (3.20%) Blackberry
6 43 (2.80%) Public Cloud
6 43 (2.80%) Video Conferencing
7 36 (2.35%) Driving Licence
8 30 (1.96%) BYOD
9 27 (1.76%) Smartphone
10 25 (1.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 20 (1.30%) PKI
12 19 (1.24%) Hedge funds
13 17 (1.11%) iPad
13 17 (1.11%) iPhone
14 13 (0.85%) Client/Server
14 13 (0.85%) Clustering
14 13 (0.85%) Hybrid Cloud
15 12 (0.78%) Security Operations Centre
16 11 (0.72%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 596 (38.88%) Windows
2 316 (20.61%) Windows Server
3 263 (17.16%) Linux
4 158 (10.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 151 (9.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 145 (9.46%) Windows 7
7 86 (5.61%) Windows 8
8 79 (5.15%) Solaris
9 74 (4.83%) Unix
10 73 (4.76%) Windows 10
11 44 (2.87%) Mac OS X
12 37 (2.41%) CentOS
12 37 (2.41%) Windows Server 2003
13 33 (2.15%) Ubuntu
14 28 (1.83%) Android
15 26 (1.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 19 (1.24%) Windows XP
17 11 (0.72%) Debian
18 10 (0.65%) Windows Phone
19 8 (0.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (15.72%) ITIL
2 152 (9.92%) Network Design
3 135 (8.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 125 (8.15%) Presales
5 105 (6.85%) Agile Software Development
6 101 (6.59%) Project Management
7 95 (6.20%) Change Management
8 94 (6.13%) Load Balancing
9 93 (6.07%) Network Architecture
10 84 (5.48%) Migration
10 84 (5.48%) Service Management
11 71 (4.63%) Business Continuity
11 71 (4.63%) Information Security
12 70 (4.57%) Mentoring
12 70 (4.57%) Network Monitoring
13 68 (4.44%) Performance Tuning
14 62 (4.04%) Benchmarking
15 59 (3.85%) Network Management
16 56 (3.65%) Problem Management
17 50 (3.26%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 141 (9.20%) SQL
2 83 (5.41%) PowerShell
3 51 (3.33%) Java
4 48 (3.13%) Bash Shell
5 46 (3.00%) Python
6 34 (2.22%) JavaScript
7 25 (1.63%) Perl
8 18 (1.17%) Shell Script
9 12 (0.78%) C
10 11 (0.72%) VB
11 7 (0.46%) C#
12 5 (0.33%) PHP
13 4 (0.26%) Lisp
13 4 (0.26%) VBScript
14 2 (0.13%) C++
14 2 (0.13%) Scala
14 2 (0.13%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.065%) Assembly Language
15 1 (0.065%) Lua
15 1 (0.065%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 497 (32.42%) Cisco Certification
2 360 (23.48%) CCNP
3 214 (13.96%) CCNA
4 185 (12.07%) Degree
5 143 (9.33%) CCIE
6 111 (7.24%) Microsoft Certification
7 81 (5.28%) MCSE
8 47 (3.07%) MCP
9 42 (2.74%) CISSP
10 39 (2.54%) CISM
10 39 (2.54%) Security Cleared
11 37 (2.41%) MCSA
12 27 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
12 27 (1.76%) MCITP
13 23 (1.50%) JNCIA
14 22 (1.44%) JNCIS
14 22 (1.44%) MCDST
15 21 (1.37%) CCDP
16 20 (1.30%) SC Cleared
17 19 (1.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (5.61%) SLA
2 38 (2.48%) PCI DSS
3 23 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (1.30%) QA
5 16 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (0.59%) ISO27002
7 8 (0.52%) JSP 440
8 5 (0.33%) COBIT
9 1 (0.065%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.065%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.065%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.065%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 367 (23.94%) Active Directory
2 338 (22.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 186 (12.13%) Hyper-V
4 72 (4.70%) NFS
5 65 (4.24%) Xen
6 59 (3.85%) SRDF
7 57 (3.72%) KVM
7 57 (3.72%) Oracle RAC
8 47 (3.07%) XenApp
9 45 (2.94%) VMware ESX
10 38 (2.48%) vSphere
11 35 (2.28%) Virtual Servers
12 23 (1.50%) ProxySG
13 20 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
14 18 (1.17%) Terminal Services
14 18 (1.17%) XenServer
15 13 (0.85%) VMware Workstation
16 9 (0.59%) XenDesktop
17 7 (0.46%) Docker
18 6 (0.39%) Squid
Systems Management
1 56 (3.65%) SCCM
2 54 (3.52%) Puppet
3 45 (2.94%) Cisco CUCM
4 43 (2.80%) Nagios
5 40 (2.61%) Ansible
6 37 (2.41%) WSUS
7 33 (2.15%) Cisco Prime
8 20 (1.30%) Cisco UCCX
9 17 (1.11%) ZABBIX
10 16 (1.04%) Nessus
11 15 (0.98%) Cisco CME
11 15 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
12 12 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
13 10 (0.65%) AirWatch
13 10 (0.65%) Backup Exec
13 10 (0.65%) Salt
14 9 (0.59%) Host Intrusion Detection System
14 9 (0.59%) SCOM
15 7 (0.46%) Cisco UCCE
15 7 (0.46%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 896 (58.45%) Cisco
2 456 (29.75%) VMware
3 370 (24.14%) Microsoft
4 281 (18.33%) Juniper
5 186 (12.13%) Citrix
6 172 (11.22%) Palo Alto
7 153 (9.98%) CheckPoint
8 141 (9.20%) F5
9 115 (7.50%) NetApp
10 107 (6.98%) SolarWinds
11 105 (6.85%) EMC
11 105 (6.85%) Oracle
12 97 (6.33%) HP
13 79 (5.15%) Riverbed
14 69 (4.50%) Avaya
15 67 (4.37%) Fortinet
16 62 (4.04%) Apple
16 62 (4.04%) Intel
17 56 (3.65%) IBM
18 51 (3.33%) Arista
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benfits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Acceler-IT
Salary: Competitive+bens+bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Genesis Associates (UK) Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £6,000 Car Allowance
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£70,000 plus 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
The North Starr
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Devonshire Hayes Recruitment Specialists Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £29,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Robert Half
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus/ Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Excellent, please discuss
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + Pension + Bupa
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Keystream Resources Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + 25 days holidays, healthcare, etc.
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hanover Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 per annum + bonus + beneffits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £45-55,000 + Great Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
83Zero
Salary: From £55000 to £70000 per annum, + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Car, OTE, Training, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Certus Sales Recruitment
Salary: 65-70k Base + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago