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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS)
Rank 885 933 953
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +20
Permanent jobs citing WAAS 9 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.005% 0.013%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.057% 0.028% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 13
Median salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,500 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £64,500 £79,000
UK excluding London median salary - £72,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
- +26.08%
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
15919 17808 19459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.26% 17.90% 17.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13316 14326 15625
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,945 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
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 24 May 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 24 May 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
London +35 8 £65,000 +4.00% 4
North West - 1 - -
WAAS
UK

WAAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 33 (100.00%) Cisco
1 33 (100.00%) MPLS
1 33 (100.00%) Firewall
2 32 (96.97%) OSPF
2 32 (96.97%) BGP
3 30 (90.91%) WAN
3 30 (90.91%) Wireless
4 29 (87.88%) LAN
5 28 (84.85%) Riverbed
6 27 (81.82%) WAN Optimisation
6 27 (81.82%) VPN
7 26 (78.79%) SSL
8 25 (75.76%) Finance
9 23 (69.70%) CCNP
9 23 (69.70%) Cisco Certification
10 21 (63.64%) EIGRP
10 21 (63.64%) Spanning Tree
10 21 (63.64%) VLAN
11 20 (60.61%) Juniper
12 19 (57.58%) Ethernet
12 19 (57.58%) XMPP
12 19 (57.58%) xDSL
12 19 (57.58%) Skype for Business
12 19 (57.58%) Unified Communications
12 19 (57.58%) Ipanema Technologies
12 19 (57.58%) IaaS
13 18 (54.55%) Presales
13 18 (54.55%) IPsec
14 14 (42.42%) CheckPoint
15 12 (36.36%) F5

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 19 (57.58%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 19 (57.58%) IaaS
2 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (100.00%) Firewall
1 33 (100.00%) MPLS
2 32 (96.97%) BGP
2 32 (96.97%) OSPF
3 30 (90.91%) WAN
3 30 (90.91%) Wireless
4 29 (87.88%) LAN
5 27 (81.82%) VPN
6 26 (78.79%) SSL
7 21 (63.64%) EIGRP
7 21 (63.64%) Spanning Tree
7 21 (63.64%) VLAN
8 19 (57.58%) Ethernet
8 19 (57.58%) Unified Communications
8 19 (57.58%) xDSL
9 18 (54.55%) IPsec
10 12 (36.36%) Network Security
11 11 (33.33%) Internet
11 11 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
12 10 (30.30%) NetScaler
General
1 25 (75.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Consultant
2 13 (39.39%) Presales Consultant
2 13 (39.39%) Senior Consultant
3 12 (36.36%) WAN Consultant
4 11 (33.33%) Network Engineer
5 10 (30.30%) Solutions Consultant
6 9 (27.27%) Network Security Engineer
6 9 (27.27%) Security Engineer
7 8 (24.24%) Data Engineer
7 8 (24.24%) Data Network Engineer
8 7 (21.21%) Security Consultant
8 7 (21.21%) Senior Presales Consultant
9 6 (18.18%) Senior Security Consultant
10 3 (9.09%) Security Presales Consultant
11 2 (6.06%) IT Analyst
11 2 (6.06%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
11 2 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
11 2 (6.06%) Senior Network Engineer
11 2 (6.06%) Senior Systems Analyst
11 2 (6.06%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (57.58%) XMPP
2 1 (3.03%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 8 (24.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (6.06%) EMC VNX
3 2 (6.06%) Replication
4 1 (3.03%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Android
2 4 (12.12%) Windows
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.03%) Linux
4 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (81.82%) WAN Optimisation
2 18 (54.55%) Presales
3 9 (27.27%) Load Balancing
3 9 (27.27%) Network Design
3 9 (27.27%) Network Security Management
3 9 (27.27%) Security Management
4 8 (24.24%) Data Security
4 8 (24.24%) DDoS Mitigation
4 8 (24.24%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 8 (24.24%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 8 (24.24%) SIEM
4 8 (24.24%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (12.12%) Release Management
6 3 (9.09%) High Availability
7 2 (6.06%) Capacity Management
7 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 2 (6.06%) Network Architecture
7 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (6.06%) Security Patching
Qualifications
1 23 (69.70%) CCNP
1 23 (69.70%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.06%) CCNA
3 1 (3.03%) CCIE
3 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) COBIT
1 1 (3.03%) HIPAA
1 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) XenApp
1 8 (24.24%) XenDesktop
2 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) HP SIM
1 2 (6.06%) vMotion
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Cisco
2 28 (84.85%) Riverbed
3 20 (60.61%) Juniper
4 19 (57.58%) Ipanema Technologies
5 14 (42.42%) CheckPoint
6 12 (36.36%) F5
7 11 (33.33%) Citrix
8 9 (27.27%) Brocade
8 9 (27.27%) HP
9 8 (24.24%) Forcepoint
9 8 (24.24%) LogRhythm
9 8 (24.24%) Sourcefire
9 8 (24.24%) TippingPoint
10 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
10 3 (9.09%) VMware
11 2 (6.06%) EMC
11 2 (6.06%) SolarWinds
12 1 (3.03%) Aruba
12 1 (3.03%) Nortel
12 1 (3.03%) Splunk
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