The table below looks at the statistics for WAAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAAS over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS)
Rank 836 936 937
Rank change year-on-year
+100 +1
Permanent jobs citing WAAS 15 10 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.010% 0.026%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.10% 0.059% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 19
Median salary £47,500 £67,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.62% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £55,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
-13.63% -18.51%
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
14529 16815 19579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.31% 16.69% 18.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11874 14026 15863
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAAS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing WAAS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAAS across the England region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

WAAS Salary Histogram in England

WAAS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAAS within the England region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +78 9 £56,250 -15.09%
Midlands - 4 £55,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £39,000 -
WAAS
UK

WAAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing WAAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for WAAS.

1 23 (79.31%) Cisco
2 18 (62.07%) Firewall
3 16 (55.17%) Project Management
3 16 (55.17%) ITIL
4 15 (51.72%) Windows
4 15 (51.72%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (51.72%) SolarWinds
5 14 (48.28%) Service Delivery
6 13 (44.83%) Wireless
6 13 (44.83%) F5
7 12 (41.38%) TCP/IP
8 11 (37.93%) CheckPoint
8 11 (37.93%) Finance
8 11 (37.93%) Network Architecture
9 10 (34.48%) Riverbed
9 10 (34.48%) Cisco Nexus
10 9 (31.03%) DHCP
10 9 (31.03%) DNS
11 8 (27.59%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 8 (27.59%) Juniper
11 8 (27.59%) MPLS
11 8 (27.59%) Change Management
11 8 (27.59%) Service Management
11 8 (27.59%) Blue Coat
11 8 (27.59%) BIG-IP
11 8 (27.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 8 (27.59%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 8 (27.59%) FireEye
11 8 (27.59%) Palo Alto
11 8 (27.59%) Presales

WAAS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (17.24%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) IaaS
2 6 (20.69%) SaaS
3 3 (10.34%) Dropbox
3 3 (10.34%) OneDrive
4 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (62.07%) Firewall
2 15 (51.72%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (44.83%) Wireless
4 12 (41.38%) TCP/IP
5 10 (34.48%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (31.03%) DHCP
6 9 (31.03%) DNS
7 8 (27.59%) BIG-IP
7 8 (27.59%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 8 (27.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 8 (27.59%) MPLS
7 8 (27.59%) Wireshark
8 7 (24.14%) Cisco ISE
9 6 (20.69%) VPN
10 5 (17.24%) BGP
10 5 (17.24%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (17.24%) Cisco Wireless
10 5 (17.24%) OSPF
11 3 (10.34%) Multicast
11 3 (10.34%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Network Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Project Manager
4 5 (17.24%) Network Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Senior Manager
4 5 (17.24%) Senior Project Manager
5 4 (13.79%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) IT Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Voice Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Voice Network Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) VoIP Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Team Leader
7 2 (6.90%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) VCE vBlock
2 5 (17.24%) EMC VNX
3 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.90%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Windows
2 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (24.14%) Windows Server
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) ITIL
1 16 (55.17%) Project Management
2 14 (48.28%) Service Delivery
3 11 (37.93%) Network Architecture
4 8 (27.59%) Change Management
4 8 (27.59%) Presales
4 8 (27.59%) Service Management
5 6 (20.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (20.69%) Matrix Management
5 6 (20.69%) PRINCE2
5 6 (20.69%) Risk Management
5 6 (20.69%) Six Sigma
5 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (17.24%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (10.34%) Fund Management
8 2 (6.90%) ITIL V3
9 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
1 6 (20.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (17.24%) CCNA
2 5 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.90%) CCIE
3 2 (6.90%) CCNP
3 2 (6.90%) MCSE
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (27.59%) PCI DSS
2 6 (20.69%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Forefront TMG
1 4 (13.79%) ISA Server
2 3 (10.34%) vSphere
3 2 (6.90%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (6.90%) NetBackup
2 2 (6.90%) SCOM
3 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (79.31%) Cisco
2 15 (51.72%) SolarWinds
3 13 (44.83%) F5
4 11 (37.93%) CheckPoint
5 10 (34.48%) Riverbed
6 8 (27.59%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 8 (27.59%) Aruba
6 8 (27.59%) Blue Coat
6 8 (27.59%) FireEye
6 8 (27.59%) Juniper
6 8 (27.59%) LogLogic
6 8 (27.59%) Palo Alto
6 8 (27.59%) TippingPoint
6 8 (27.59%) Tufin
7 6 (20.69%) Radianz
8 5 (17.24%) Citrix
8 5 (17.24%) EMC
8 5 (17.24%) Forcepoint
8 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
8 5 (17.24%) VMware