The table below looks at the statistics for WAN Optimisation skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN Optimisation over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WAN Optimization
Rank 241 238 275
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +37
Permanent jobs citing WAN Optimisation 11 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.14% 0.069% 0.033%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.090% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 3
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -22.22%
WAN Optimisation
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6017 5571 6690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 78.40% 76.87% 74.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4858 4698 5637
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

WAN Optimisation
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

WAN Optimisation Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

WAN Optimisation
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

WAN Optimisation Salary Trend in the East of England

WAN Optimisation
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN Optimisation within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Suffolk - 8 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £45,000 -
WAN Optimisation
England

WAN Optimisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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
2 11 (91.67%) MPLS
2 11 (91.67%) Riverbed
3 9 (75.00%) VLAN
3 9 (75.00%) CCNA
3 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (66.67%) BGP
4 8 (66.67%) EIGRP
4 8 (66.67%) TACACS
4 8 (66.67%) Wireless
4 8 (66.67%) IPsec
4 8 (66.67%) Cisco
4 8 (66.67%) MS Office
4 8 (66.67%) MS Visio
4 8 (66.67%) Wireshark
4 8 (66.67%) SolarWinds
4 8 (66.67%) SolarWinds Orion
4 8 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
4 8 (66.67%) Cisco CUCM
4 8 (66.67%) DMVPN
4 8 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
4 8 (66.67%) Cacti
5 4 (33.33%) VMware
5 4 (33.33%) VMware ESX
5 4 (33.33%) Brocade
5 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (33.33%) LAN
5 4 (33.33%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) MS Excel

WAN Optimisation
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Applications
1 8 (66.67%) MS Office
1 8 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
2 11 (91.67%) MPLS
3 9 (75.00%) VLAN
4 8 (66.67%) Wireshark
4 8 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
4 8 (66.67%) Wireless
4 8 (66.67%) IPsec
4 8 (66.67%) DMVPN
4 8 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (66.67%) BGP
4 8 (66.67%) EIGRP
4 8 (66.67%) TACACS
5 4 (33.33%) LAN
6 3 (25.00%) Firewall
6 3 (25.00%) DHCP
6 3 (25.00%) DNS
6 3 (25.00%) IPv4
6 3 (25.00%) SAN
6 3 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Network Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
4 1 (8.33%) Change Control
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) CCNA
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CCSA
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) MCSA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) Cacti
1 8 (66.67%) SolarWinds Orion
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Riverbed
2 8 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (33.33%) Brocade
4 3 (25.00%) IBM
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix