The table below looks at the statistics for WAAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAAS over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS)
Rank 866 889 866
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -23
Permanent jobs citing WAAS 7 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.007% 0.012% 0.006%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.038% 0.067% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 5
Average salary £67,500 £62,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.87% +7.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £45,000 £52,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £53,250 -
% change year-on-year
+36.15% -
WAAS
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18664 19269 20569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.12% 17.30% 19.88%
Number of salaries quoted 14858 15360 16762
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

WAAS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAAS across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAAS Jobs Demand Trend in England

WAAS
Salary Trend in England

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

WAAS Salary Trend in England

WAAS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAAS within the England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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
London +32 4 £65,000 +4.00% 1
Yorkshire - 2 - -
South East +14 1 £70,000 +42.85%
WAAS
UK

WAAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing WAAS 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 WAAS.

1 23 (95.83%) Cisco
2 18 (75.00%) Firewall
3 17 (70.83%) Wireless
3 17 (70.83%) LAN
3 17 (70.83%) WAN
3 17 (70.83%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (66.67%) XMPP
5 15 (62.50%) CCNP
6 13 (54.17%) OSPF
6 13 (54.17%) BGP
6 13 (54.17%) EIGRP
7 12 (50.00%) IPsec
7 12 (50.00%) MPLS
8 11 (45.83%) Juniper
8 11 (45.83%) Ethernet
8 11 (45.83%) VLAN
8 11 (45.83%) Riverbed
8 11 (45.83%) WAN Optimisation
8 11 (45.83%) Spanning Tree
9 10 (41.67%) Ipanema Technologies
9 10 (41.67%) IaaS
9 10 (41.67%) Lync
9 10 (41.67%) Unified Communications
9 10 (41.67%) xDSL
9 10 (41.67%) Finance
10 9 (37.50%) VPN
11 8 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (33.33%) SSL
12 7 (29.17%) SAP
12 7 (29.17%) Business Intelligence

WAAS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing WAAS 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 WAAS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (41.67%) Lync
Business Applications
1 7 (29.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (41.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (75.00%) Firewall
2 17 (70.83%) Wireless
2 17 (70.83%) LAN
2 17 (70.83%) WAN
3 13 (54.17%) OSPF
3 13 (54.17%) BGP
3 13 (54.17%) EIGRP
4 12 (50.00%) IPsec
4 12 (50.00%) MPLS
5 11 (45.83%) Ethernet
5 11 (45.83%) VLAN
5 11 (45.83%) Spanning Tree
6 10 (41.67%) Unified Communications
6 10 (41.67%) xDSL
7 9 (37.50%) VPN
8 8 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (33.33%) SSL
9 7 (29.17%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (25.00%) WebEx
10 6 (25.00%) SAN
General
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Manufacturing
2 7 (29.17%) Electronics
2 7 (29.17%) Telecoms
2 7 (29.17%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Consultant
2 9 (37.50%) Senior Consultant
2 9 (37.50%) Sales Consultant
2 9 (37.50%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 8 (33.33%) Senior Sales Consultant
4 7 (29.17%) Architect
5 6 (25.00%) Cisco Specialist
5 6 (25.00%) Network Engineer
5 6 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (12.50%) Network Specialist
7 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Consultant
7 3 (12.50%) Data Centre Specialist
7 3 (12.50%) Cisco Network Specialist
8 2 (8.33%) Solutions Consultant
9 1 (4.17%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
9 1 (4.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 1 (4.17%) Security Architect
9 1 (4.17%) Network Security Architect
9 1 (4.17%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (66.67%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) DTV
2 1 (4.17%) PKI
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) UNIX
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) WAN Optimisation
2 7 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (29.17%) Programme Management
2 7 (29.17%) Digital Marketing
2 7 (29.17%) Network Management
3 3 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (4.17%) Network Design
4 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL
4 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.17%) Information Security
4 1 (4.17%) Migration
Qualifications
1 17 (70.83%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (62.50%) CCNP
3 7 (29.17%) Degree
4 5 (20.83%) CCNA
4 5 (20.83%) CCSE
5 4 (16.67%) CCSA
6 1 (4.17%) PCI QSA
6 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.17%) OSCP
6 1 (4.17%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (4.17%) CISSP
6 1 (4.17%) CCIE
6 1 (4.17%) CISA
6 1 (4.17%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) COBIT
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (4.17%) vMotion
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) Cisco
2 11 (45.83%) Juniper
2 11 (45.83%) Riverbed
3 10 (41.67%) Ipanema Technologies
4 7 (29.17%) SAP
5 6 (25.00%) Splunk
5 6 (25.00%) Meraki
5 6 (25.00%) ScanSafe
5 6 (25.00%) Sourcefire
5 6 (25.00%) IronPort
5 6 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 4 (16.67%) VMware
7 3 (12.50%) EMC
7 3 (12.50%) NetApp
8 1 (4.17%) Blue Coat
8 1 (4.17%) F5
8 1 (4.17%) BT
London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + car & bonus
Posted: 20 days ago