The table below looks at the statistics for WAAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAAS over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS)
Rank 222 - 224
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WAAS 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.052% - 0.037%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% - 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £69,000 - £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 - £50,000
WAAS
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1792 1705 1465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 31.14% 29.48% 27.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1069 1173 1162
Average salary £42,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

WAAS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

WAAS
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

WAAS Salary Trend in Berkshire

WAAS
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAAS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 2 £67,500 -
WAAS
South East

WAAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing WAAS 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 WAAS.

1 17 (89.47%) SQL Server
1 17 (89.47%) Cisco
1 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
1 17 (89.47%) Active Directory
1 17 (89.47%) EMC
1 17 (89.47%) Citrix
1 17 (89.47%) CCA
1 17 (89.47%) Citrix Certification
1 17 (89.47%) NetApp
1 17 (89.47%) VMware
1 17 (89.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 17 (89.47%) VMware Infrastructure
1 17 (89.47%) Hyper-V
1 17 (89.47%) XenDesktop
1 17 (89.47%) NCDA
1 17 (89.47%) NCIE
1 17 (89.47%) VTSP
1 17 (89.47%) vCloud
1 17 (89.47%) Cisco Nexus
2 11 (57.89%) MCSE
2 11 (57.89%) MS Exchange
2 11 (57.89%) CCEA
2 11 (57.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (57.89%) CLARiiON
2 11 (57.89%) MCTS
2 11 (57.89%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (57.89%) MCITP
2 11 (57.89%) Exchange Server 2003
2 11 (57.89%) Exchange Server 2007
2 11 (57.89%) Celerra

WAAS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing WAAS 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 WAAS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (57.89%) MS Exchange
1 11 (57.89%) Exchange Server 2003
1 11 (57.89%) Exchange Server 2007
1 11 (57.89%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 17 (89.47%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.53%) VPN
2 2 (10.53%) DNS
2 2 (10.53%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (89.47%) SQL Server
2 11 (57.89%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (57.89%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Architect
1 11 (57.89%) Solutions Architect
1 11 (57.89%) Virtualisation Architect
1 11 (57.89%) Storage Architect
1 11 (57.89%) Storage Solutions Architect
2 8 (42.11%) Consultant
3 6 (31.58%) Technology Consultant
3 6 (31.58%) FlexPod Consultant
3 6 (31.58%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Principal Security Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Security Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Principal Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) CLARiiON
1 11 (57.89%) Celerra
2 6 (31.58%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) UNIX
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.53%) ITIL
1 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
1 2 (10.53%) Project Management
1 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
1 2 (10.53%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 17 (89.47%) CCA
1 17 (89.47%) Citrix Certification
1 17 (89.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 17 (89.47%) NCDA
1 17 (89.47%) NCIE
1 17 (89.47%) VTSP
2 11 (57.89%) MCSE
2 11 (57.89%) CCIA
2 11 (57.89%) VCAP
2 11 (57.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (57.89%) MCTS
2 11 (57.89%) MCITP
2 11 (57.89%) CCEA
3 6 (31.58%) CCEE
4 2 (10.53%) CISA
4 2 (10.53%) CISM
4 2 (10.53%) CISSP
4 2 (10.53%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) COBIT
System Software
1 17 (89.47%) Active Directory
1 17 (89.47%) VMware Infrastructure
1 17 (89.47%) Hyper-V
1 17 (89.47%) XenDesktop
1 17 (89.47%) vCloud
2 11 (57.89%) vSphere
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Cisco
1 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
1 17 (89.47%) EMC
1 17 (89.47%) Citrix
1 17 (89.47%) NetApp
1 17 (89.47%) VMware
2 11 (57.89%) 3PAR