The table below looks at the statistics for WAN Optimisation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN Optimisation over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WAN Optimization
Rank - 229 223
Permanent jobs citing WAN Optimisation 0 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.11% 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.13% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £55,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -3.22%
WAN Optimisation
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4149 4682 4633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 85.42% 84.53% 80.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3355 3325 3315
Average salary £52,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.95% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

WAN Optimisation
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN Optimisation across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

WAN Optimisation Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

WAN Optimisation
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

WAN Optimisation Salary Trend in Berkshire

WAN Optimisation
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing WAN Optimisation 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 WAN Optimisation.

1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) SSL
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
1 6 (100.00%) MPLS
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Wireless
1 6 (100.00%) IPsec
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) XMPP
1 6 (100.00%) VLAN
1 6 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 6 (100.00%) xDSL
1 6 (100.00%) WAAS
1 6 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 6 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 6 (100.00%) IaaS
1 6 (100.00%) Ipanema Technologies
1 6 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 6 (100.00%) Presales

WAN Optimisation
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing WAN Optimisation 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 WAN Optimisation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 6 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) IPsec
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) MPLS
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
1 6 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 6 (100.00%) SSL
1 6 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 6 (100.00%) VLAN
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) WAAS
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) Wireless
1 6 (100.00%) xDSL
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Consultant
1 6 (100.00%) Presales Consultant
2 5 (83.33%) Senior Consultant
2 5 (83.33%) Senior Presales Consultant
3 3 (50.00%) WAN Consultant
4 2 (33.33%) Security Consultant
4 2 (33.33%) Security Presales Consultant
4 2 (33.33%) Senior Security Consultant
4 2 (33.33%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) XMPP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Presales
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Ipanema Technologies
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
1 6 (100.00%) Riverbed