The table below looks at the statistics for WAAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAAS over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS)
Rank - 116 -
Permanent jobs citing WAAS 0 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.45% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.61% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £67,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £67,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-45.92% +68.75%
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
413 345 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 20.40% 17.14% 15.49%
Number of salaries quoted 378 287 288
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £63,300
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WAAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAAS across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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