The table below looks at the statistics for WAN Optimisation 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 WAN Optimisation over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WAN Optimization
Rank 297 310 311
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Permanent jobs citing WAN Optimisation 10 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.096% 0.066% 0.009%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.080% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 1
Average salary £67,500 £63,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -8.82%
WAN Optimisation
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
8629 8736 8795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 83.21% 82.88% 80.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7284 7340 7865
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN Optimisation
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN Optimisation across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

WAN Optimisation Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

WAN Optimisation
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

WAN Optimisation Salary Trend in the City of London

WAN Optimisation
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN Optimisation across the City of London region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

WAN Optimisation Salary Histogram in the City of London

WAN Optimisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing WAN Optimisation 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 WAN Optimisation.

1 16 (100.00%) WAN
2 14 (87.50%) Cisco
2 14 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (81.25%) BGP
3 13 (81.25%) Riverbed
4 12 (75.00%) Firewall
4 12 (75.00%) Juniper
4 12 (75.00%) MPLS
5 11 (68.75%) OSPF
5 11 (68.75%) CCNP
5 11 (68.75%) LAN
5 11 (68.75%) Wireless
5 11 (68.75%) EIGRP
6 10 (62.50%) VLAN
7 9 (56.25%) Unified Communications
7 9 (56.25%) IPsec
7 9 (56.25%) Finance
7 9 (56.25%) VPN
8 8 (50.00%) Ethernet
8 8 (50.00%) Telecoms
8 8 (50.00%) xDSL
8 8 (50.00%) XMPP
8 8 (50.00%) WAAS
8 8 (50.00%) IaaS
8 8 (50.00%) Ipanema Technologies
8 8 (50.00%) Lync
9 6 (37.50%) Programme Management
9 6 (37.50%) Manufacturing
9 6 (37.50%) Electronics
9 6 (37.50%) DTV

WAN Optimisation
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing WAN Optimisation 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 WAN Optimisation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (50.00%) Lync
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (37.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) WAN
2 13 (81.25%) BGP
3 12 (75.00%) MPLS
3 12 (75.00%) Firewall
4 11 (68.75%) Wireless
4 11 (68.75%) EIGRP
4 11 (68.75%) OSPF
4 11 (68.75%) LAN
5 10 (62.50%) VLAN
6 9 (56.25%) IPsec
6 9 (56.25%) Unified Communications
6 9 (56.25%) VPN
7 8 (50.00%) Ethernet
7 8 (50.00%) xDSL
7 8 (50.00%) WAAS
8 6 (37.50%) SSL
9 4 (25.00%) SAN
10 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
10 3 (18.75%) IP Telephony
10 3 (18.75%) Internet
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 8 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (37.50%) Manufacturing
3 6 (37.50%) Marketing
3 6 (37.50%) Electronics
4 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
4 1 (6.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Consultant
2 8 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
3 7 (43.75%) Sales Consultant
3 7 (43.75%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 7 (43.75%) Senior Sales Consultant
4 5 (31.25%) Network Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Consultant
6 2 (12.50%) Solutions Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
7 1 (6.25%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Principal Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) DTV
2 2 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (6.25%) Hedge funds
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) SecurID
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Programme Management
1 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Digital Marketing
1 6 (37.50%) Network Management
2 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 2 (12.50%) Network Design
2 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) Network Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.25%) Information Security
3 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (6.25%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (68.75%) CCNP
3 6 (37.50%) Degree
4 4 (25.00%) CCNA
5 1 (6.25%) CCDA
5 1 (6.25%) CCDP
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
2 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco
2 13 (81.25%) Riverbed
3 12 (75.00%) Juniper
4 8 (50.00%) Ipanema Technologies
5 6 (37.50%) SAP
6 2 (12.50%) ProCurve
6 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
6 2 (12.50%) HP
6 2 (12.50%) VMware
7 1 (6.25%) Mitel
7 1 (6.25%) Huawei
7 1 (6.25%) Brocade
7 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
7 1 (6.25%) Aruba
7 1 (6.25%) F5
7 1 (6.25%) Exinda
7 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow
7 1 (6.25%) Citrix
7 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.25%) McAfee