The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for WAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 22 27
Rank change year-on-year -12 +5  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 4 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 2.16% 2.21% 3.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 6.52% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 5
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.31% -34.48%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Canary Wharf
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 32 46 44
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 17.30% 33.82% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 29 44 35
Median salary £70,000 £72,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.44% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf citing WAN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Canary Wharf

WAN
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN in Canary Wharf.

Salary trend for WAN in Canary Wharf

WAN
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Canary Wharf over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for WAN.

1 7 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Change Management
2 4 (57.14%) Network Design
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 3 (42.86%) Time Management
3 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (42.86%) SaaS
3 3 (42.86%) PaaS
3 3 (42.86%) Project Planning
3 3 (42.86%) Investment Banking
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) Back Office
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Migration
3 3 (42.86%) Unix
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) SOA
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) MCSE

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 3 (42.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (42.86%) PaaS
1 3 (42.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security
General
1 3 (42.86%) Back Office
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support
2 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) SOC Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Change Management
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Network Design
2 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Project Planning
2 3 (42.86%) SOA
2 3 (42.86%) Time Management
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 1 (14.29%) Information Management
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security
4 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 1 (14.29%) Network Management
4 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 1 (14.29%) SIEM
4 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) MCSE
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) CCNP
3 1 (14.29%) CCSE
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (14.29%) GIAC
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (14.29%) Security+ Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) AlgoSec
2 1 (14.29%) ArcSight
2 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
2 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) F5
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Juniper
2 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto
2 1 (14.29%) Qualys
2 1 (14.29%) Riverbed
2 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds