The first table below looks at the demand for WAAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAAS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS)
Rank 329 311 327
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +16
Permanent jobs citing WAAS 3 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.024% 0.034% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.15% 0.18% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 14
Average salary £62,500 £58,750 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -16.07%
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 - £78,750
Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1958 2265 2265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 15.47% 19.26% 16.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1630 2027 2013
Average salary £51,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,100 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAAS
London

WAAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

WAAS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

WAAS
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

WAAS Salary Trend in the City of London

WAAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) WAN
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (55.56%) LAN
4 4 (44.44%) Windows 8
4 4 (44.44%) IaaS
4 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (44.44%) F5
4 4 (44.44%) WAN Optimisation
4 4 (44.44%) Degree
4 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
4 4 (44.44%) Celerra
4 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
4 4 (44.44%) Riverbed
4 4 (44.44%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 4 (44.44%) SolarWinds
4 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
4 4 (44.44%) Network Architecture
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (44.44%) MPLS
4 4 (44.44%) Ethernet
4 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) CCNP

WAAS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
1 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) WAN
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (55.56%) LAN
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (44.44%) MPLS
3 4 (44.44%) Ethernet
3 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 4 (44.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (44.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Architect
1 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Network Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
1 4 (44.44%) Celerra
1 4 (44.44%) Replication
1 4 (44.44%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows 8
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) WAN Optimisation
1 4 (44.44%) Network Architecture
1 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (44.44%) Identity Management
1 4 (44.44%) Migration
1 4 (44.44%) Document Management
2 3 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (44.44%) CCNP
2 4 (44.44%) CCNA
2 4 (44.44%) MCSE
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (44.44%) MCITP
3 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
1 4 (44.44%) EMC RecoverPoint
1 4 (44.44%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) F5
2 4 (44.44%) Riverbed
2 4 (44.44%) SolarWinds
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) EMC
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Blue Coat
City of London
CPS Group
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + car, benefits
Posted: 21 days ago