The table below looks at the statistics for WAAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAAS over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS)
Rank - - 120
Permanent jobs citing WAAS 0 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Median salary - - £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £62,000 £42,250 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+46.74% -37.40%
WAAS
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
395 403 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.59% 20.18% 17.27%
Number of salaries quoted 279 370 297
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,198 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WAAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing WAAS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAAS Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

WAAS
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

WAAS Salary Trend in Birmingham