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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS)
London / City of London
Rank 218 257 309
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +52
Permanent jobs citing WAAS 1 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.020% 0.10% 0.077%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.12% 0.68% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 8
Median salary £50,000 £80,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +18.51%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £62,500 £53,750
% change year-on-year
-36.00% +16.27%

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
851 1026 1984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.23% 15.01% 19.21%
Number of salaries quoted 798 919 1668
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 12 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) TACACS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus

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 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) TACACS
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Support
1 1 (100.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Project Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Network Support
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Network Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds