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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WAN Optimization
Rank 301 333 325
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -8
Permanent jobs citing WAN Optimisation 1 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.010% 0.071% 0.026%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.012% 0.086% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 3
Average salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £29,859
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +55.73%
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
8585 10464 9545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.53% 82.83% 81.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7277 8749 8219
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,100 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 12 (100.00%) WAN
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (100.00%) Riverbed
2 11 (91.67%) BGP
2 11 (91.67%) Firewall
3 10 (83.33%) Wireless
3 10 (83.33%) MPLS
3 10 (83.33%) OSPF
3 10 (83.33%) Juniper
4 9 (75.00%) CCNP
4 9 (75.00%) EIGRP
5 8 (66.67%) IPsec
5 8 (66.67%) Finance
5 8 (66.67%) Ethernet
5 8 (66.67%) VPN
5 8 (66.67%) LAN
5 8 (66.67%) Lync
5 8 (66.67%) Unified Communications
5 8 (66.67%) IaaS
5 8 (66.67%) Ipanema Technologies
5 8 (66.67%) xDSL
5 8 (66.67%) WAAS
5 8 (66.67%) XMPP
5 8 (66.67%) VLAN
5 8 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
6 7 (58.33%) Telecoms
7 6 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (50.00%) Marketing
7 6 (50.00%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (66.67%) Lync
Business Applications
1 6 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
2 11 (91.67%) BGP
2 11 (91.67%) Firewall
3 10 (83.33%) Wireless
3 10 (83.33%) MPLS
3 10 (83.33%) OSPF
4 9 (75.00%) EIGRP
5 8 (66.67%) IPsec
5 8 (66.67%) Ethernet
5 8 (66.67%) VPN
5 8 (66.67%) LAN
5 8 (66.67%) Unified Communications
5 8 (66.67%) xDSL
5 8 (66.67%) WAAS
5 8 (66.67%) VLAN
5 8 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
6 6 (50.00%) SSL
7 2 (16.67%) iSCSI
7 2 (16.67%) Software-Defined Networking
7 2 (16.67%) SAN
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) Telecoms
3 6 (50.00%) Marketing
3 6 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 6 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Senior Consultant
1 8 (66.67%) Consultant
2 7 (58.33%) Senior Sales Consultant
2 7 (58.33%) Sales Consultant
2 7 (58.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 4 (33.33%) Network Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) DTV
2 1 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (8.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 6 (50.00%) Network Management
1 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (16.67%) Network Design
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (75.00%) CCNP
3 6 (50.00%) Degree
4 3 (25.00%) CCNA
5 1 (8.33%) CCIE
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) Riverbed
2 10 (83.33%) Juniper
3 8 (66.67%) Ipanema Technologies
4 6 (50.00%) SAP
5 2 (16.67%) ProCurve
5 2 (16.67%) HP
6 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
6 1 (8.33%) F5