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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WAN Optimization
Rank 300 309 318
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +9
Permanent jobs citing WAN Optimisation 10 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.094% 0.078% 0.018%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.095% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 2
Average salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
8926 9505 9002
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 84.31% 82.65% 80.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7501 7952 7972
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 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +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 31 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 31 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 14 (100.00%) WAN
2 13 (92.86%) Riverbed
3 12 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (85.71%) Cisco
3 12 (85.71%) BGP
4 11 (78.57%) MPLS
4 11 (78.57%) Firewall
5 10 (71.43%) Wireless
5 10 (71.43%) EIGRP
5 10 (71.43%) OSPF
5 10 (71.43%) Juniper
5 10 (71.43%) CCNP
6 9 (64.29%) LAN
6 9 (64.29%) VLAN
7 8 (57.14%) XMPP
7 8 (57.14%) IPsec
7 8 (57.14%) Telecoms
7 8 (57.14%) Finance
7 8 (57.14%) Ethernet
7 8 (57.14%) VPN
7 8 (57.14%) xDSL
7 8 (57.14%) WAAS
7 8 (57.14%) Lync
7 8 (57.14%) Unified Communications
7 8 (57.14%) IaaS
7 8 (57.14%) Ipanema Technologies
7 8 (57.14%) Spanning Tree
8 6 (42.86%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (42.86%) Marketing
8 6 (42.86%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 31 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 (57.14%) Lync
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (42.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) WAN
2 12 (85.71%) BGP
3 11 (78.57%) MPLS
3 11 (78.57%) Firewall
4 10 (71.43%) Wireless
4 10 (71.43%) OSPF
4 10 (71.43%) EIGRP
5 9 (64.29%) LAN
5 9 (64.29%) VLAN
6 8 (57.14%) IPsec
6 8 (57.14%) xDSL
6 8 (57.14%) WAAS
6 8 (57.14%) Unified Communications
6 8 (57.14%) Spanning Tree
6 8 (57.14%) Ethernet
6 8 (57.14%) VPN
7 6 (42.86%) SSL
8 3 (21.43%) SAN
8 3 (21.43%) IP Telephony
9 2 (14.29%) Cisco IPT
General
1 8 (57.14%) Telecoms
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 6 (42.86%) Marketing
2 6 (42.86%) Electronics
3 1 (7.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Senior Consultant
1 8 (57.14%) Consultant
2 7 (50.00%) Sales Consultant
2 7 (50.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 7 (50.00%) Senior Sales Consultant
3 4 (28.57%) Network Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Solutions Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) DTV
2 2 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (7.14%) Hedge funds
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) SecurID
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Programme Management
1 6 (42.86%) Digital Marketing
1 6 (42.86%) Network Management
2 2 (14.29%) Network Design
2 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (71.43%) CCNP
3 6 (42.86%) Degree
4 4 (28.57%) CCNA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
2 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Riverbed
2 12 (85.71%) Cisco
3 10 (71.43%) Juniper
4 8 (57.14%) Ipanema Technologies
5 6 (42.86%) SAP
6 2 (14.29%) ProCurve
6 2 (14.29%) HP
7 1 (7.14%) Citrix
7 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.14%) NetApp
7 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
7 1 (7.14%) VMware
7 1 (7.14%) Mitel
7 1 (7.14%) Exinda
7 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow