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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAAS over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS)
Rank 251 - 340
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WAAS 3 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.048% - 0.081%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.31% - 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 10
Median salary £55,000 - £80,000
UK excluding London median salary - £36,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year
- -45.92%
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
958 1453 2062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 15.30% 13.85% 16.63%
Number of salaries quoted 842 1242 1737
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WAAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing WAAS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing WAAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for WAAS.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) MPLS
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Network Design
3 3 (50.00%) Sourcefire
3 3 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (50.00%) Brocade
3 3 (50.00%) Network Security Management
3 3 (50.00%) Data Security
3 3 (50.00%) Security Management
3 3 (50.00%) Wireless
3 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (50.00%) DMZ
3 3 (50.00%) Internet
3 3 (50.00%) Forcepoint
3 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) VoIP
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) VPN

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) MPLS
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
2 3 (50.00%) DMZ
2 3 (50.00%) Internet
2 3 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) Multicast
2 3 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 3 (50.00%) Network Security
2 3 (50.00%) SSL
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) VoIP
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Data Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Data Network Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Switch Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Voice Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Voice Network Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) VoIP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Android
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Data Security
1 3 (50.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (50.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 3 (50.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 3 (50.00%) Network Architecture
1 3 (50.00%) Network Design
1 3 (50.00%) Network Security Management
1 3 (50.00%) Security Management
1 3 (50.00%) SIEM
1 3 (50.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 3 (50.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCNA
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) XenApp
1 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Brocade
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) F5
2 3 (50.00%) Forcepoint
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) LogRhythm
2 3 (50.00%) Riverbed
2 3 (50.00%) Sourcefire
2 3 (50.00%) TippingPoint