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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS)
Rank 228 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WAAS 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.12% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.44% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £66,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+48.80% -6.66%
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
1354 1608 1549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.27% 28.96% 28.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1097 1055 1113
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Wireless
2 6 (85.71%) IPsec
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) Juniper
2 6 (85.71%) MPLS
2 6 (85.71%) OSPF
2 6 (85.71%) BGP
2 6 (85.71%) EIGRP
2 6 (85.71%) Ethernet
2 6 (85.71%) VPN
2 6 (85.71%) SSL
2 6 (85.71%) XMPP
2 6 (85.71%) VLAN
2 6 (85.71%) Riverbed
2 6 (85.71%) xDSL
2 6 (85.71%) Skype for Business
2 6 (85.71%) Unified Communications
2 6 (85.71%) IaaS
2 6 (85.71%) Ipanema Technologies
2 6 (85.71%) Spanning Tree
2 6 (85.71%) Presales
2 6 (85.71%) WAN Optimisation
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless

WAAS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 6 (85.71%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) Wireless
2 6 (85.71%) BGP
2 6 (85.71%) EIGRP
2 6 (85.71%) Ethernet
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) IPsec
2 6 (85.71%) MPLS
2 6 (85.71%) OSPF
2 6 (85.71%) Spanning Tree
2 6 (85.71%) SSL
2 6 (85.71%) Unified Communications
2 6 (85.71%) VLAN
2 6 (85.71%) VPN
2 6 (85.71%) xDSL
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) WLAN
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Consultant
1 6 (85.71%) Presales Consultant
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Consultant
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Presales Consultant
3 3 (42.86%) WAN Consultant
4 2 (28.57%) Security Consultant
4 2 (28.57%) Security Presales Consultant
4 2 (28.57%) Senior Security Consultant
4 2 (28.57%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) XMPP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Presales
1 6 (85.71%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Ipanema Technologies
2 6 (85.71%) Juniper
2 6 (85.71%) Riverbed
3 1 (14.29%) VMware