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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS)
Rank 880 930 945
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +15
Permanent jobs citing WAAS 16 15 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.015% 0.025%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.10% 0.086% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 22
Median salary £55,000 £50,750 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.37% -24.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,350 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,150 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary - £36,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year
- -45.92%
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
15523 17436 19604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.91% 17.00% 17.81%
Number of salaries quoted 13021 14410 15780
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +56 16 £55,000 -15.38% 2
WAAS
UK

WAAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 28 (100.00%) Cisco
1 28 (100.00%) MPLS
2 25 (89.29%) OSPF
2 25 (89.29%) BGP
2 25 (89.29%) Firewall
3 20 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (67.86%) Finance
5 18 (64.29%) Windows
6 16 (57.14%) CheckPoint
7 14 (50.00%) WAN
7 14 (50.00%) CCNP
8 13 (46.43%) CCNA
8 13 (46.43%) VoIP
8 13 (46.43%) Multicast
9 12 (42.86%) Riverbed
9 12 (42.86%) LAN
9 12 (42.86%) Wireless
10 11 (39.29%) VPN
10 11 (39.29%) EIGRP
10 11 (39.29%) Network Architecture
11 10 (35.71%) WAN Optimisation
11 10 (35.71%) SSL
11 10 (35.71%) Citrix
11 10 (35.71%) TCP/IP
12 9 (32.14%) VLAN
12 9 (32.14%) Spanning Tree
13 7 (25.00%) XMPP
13 7 (25.00%) Skype for Business
13 7 (25.00%) Unified Communications
13 7 (25.00%) xDSL

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 7 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) IaaS
2 3 (10.71%) Dropbox
2 3 (10.71%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 28 (100.00%) MPLS
2 25 (89.29%) BGP
2 25 (89.29%) Firewall
2 25 (89.29%) OSPF
3 14 (50.00%) WAN
4 13 (46.43%) Multicast
4 13 (46.43%) VoIP
5 12 (42.86%) LAN
5 12 (42.86%) Wireless
6 11 (39.29%) EIGRP
6 11 (39.29%) VPN
7 10 (35.71%) SSL
7 10 (35.71%) TCP/IP
8 9 (32.14%) Spanning Tree
8 9 (32.14%) VLAN
9 7 (25.00%) Ethernet
9 7 (25.00%) IPsec
9 7 (25.00%) Unified Communications
9 7 (25.00%) xDSL
10 5 (17.86%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 19 (67.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 11 (39.29%) VoIP Engineer
3 10 (35.71%) Cisco Engineer
3 10 (35.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 10 (35.71%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
4 8 (28.57%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 8 (28.57%) Voice Engineer
4 8 (28.57%) Voice Network Engineer
5 7 (25.00%) Consultant
5 7 (25.00%) WAN Consultant
6 6 (21.43%) Senior Consultant
7 5 (17.86%) Analyst
7 5 (17.86%) IT Analyst
7 5 (17.86%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (17.86%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 5 (17.86%) Solutions Consultant
7 5 (17.86%) Switch Engineer
7 5 (17.86%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (10.71%) Network Security Engineer
8 3 (10.71%) Senior VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Data Centre
1 5 (17.86%) EMC VNX
2 3 (10.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (64.29%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (10.71%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Network Architecture
2 10 (35.71%) WAN Optimisation
3 6 (21.43%) Presales
4 4 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 3 (10.71%) Data Security
5 3 (10.71%) DDoS Mitigation
5 3 (10.71%) Fund Management
5 3 (10.71%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 3 (10.71%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 3 (10.71%) Network Design
5 3 (10.71%) Network Security Management
5 3 (10.71%) Security Management
5 3 (10.71%) SIEM
5 3 (10.71%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 2 (7.14%) Capacity Management
6 2 (7.14%) High Availability
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (7.14%) Security Patching
7 1 (3.57%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 20 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (50.00%) CCNP
3 13 (46.43%) CCNA
4 2 (7.14%) CCIE
4 2 (7.14%) MCSE
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) vSphere
2 3 (10.71%) XenApp
2 3 (10.71%) XenDesktop
3 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) HP SIM
1 2 (7.14%) SCOM
1 2 (7.14%) vMotion
2 1 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (57.14%) CheckPoint
3 12 (42.86%) Riverbed
4 10 (35.71%) Citrix
5 7 (25.00%) Ipanema Technologies
5 7 (25.00%) Juniper
6 5 (17.86%) EMC
6 5 (17.86%) F5
6 5 (17.86%) Sourcefire
6 5 (17.86%) VMware
7 4 (14.29%) SolarWinds
8 3 (10.71%) Brocade
8 3 (10.71%) Forcepoint
8 3 (10.71%) HP
8 3 (10.71%) LogRhythm
8 3 (10.71%) TippingPoint
9 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
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