The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS)
Rank - 324 315
Permanent jobs citing WAAS 0 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.081% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.49% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 14
Average salary - £80,000 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.49%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £67,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-45.92% +68.75%
WAAS
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1448 2048 1890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.90% 16.54% 15.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1235 1716 1688
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) DTV
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 2 (100.00%) xDSL
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
1 2 (100.00%) Lync
1 2 (100.00%) Unified Communications

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Lync
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) xDSL
1 2 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
General
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Sales Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Solutions Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
1 2 (100.00%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 2 (100.00%) Ipanema Technologies