The table below looks at the statistics for WAN Optimisation skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN Optimisation over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WAN Optimization
Rank 874 872 914
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +42
Permanent jobs citing WAN Optimisation 57 64 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.059% 0.062% 0.058%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.067% 0.072% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 42 49 52
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -7.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £42,500 £39,550
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £58,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
WAN Optimisation
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
84831 88940 95165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.67% 85.86% 85.39%
Number of salaries quoted 71295 72668 77384
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

WAN Optimisation
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

WAN Optimisation Jobs Demand Trend in England

WAN Optimisation
Salary Trend in England

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

WAN Optimisation Salary Trend in England

WAN Optimisation
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN Optimisation across the England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

WAN Optimisation Salary Histogram in England

WAN Optimisation
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
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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 +23 37 £60,000 +14.28% 1
South East +14 15 £47,500 +5.55% 1
North West +17 4 £40,000 -20.00% 2
East Midlands - 1 £57,500 -
WAN Optimisation
UK

WAN Optimisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the 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.

1 132 (100.00%) WAN
2 103 (78.03%) Cisco
3 97 (73.48%) Riverbed
4 90 (68.18%) Firewall
5 71 (53.79%) Cisco Certification
6 67 (50.76%) VLAN
7 64 (48.48%) LAN
7 64 (48.48%) VPN
7 64 (48.48%) Wireless
8 60 (45.45%) SAN
8 60 (45.45%) BGP
9 58 (43.94%) OSPF
10 57 (43.18%) VMware
11 56 (42.42%) Finance
12 54 (40.91%) MPLS
13 53 (40.15%) SSL
13 53 (40.15%) IPsec
14 52 (39.39%) Juniper
15 50 (37.88%) Windows
15 50 (37.88%) VMware Infrastructure
16 49 (37.12%) VoIP
17 47 (35.61%) CCNP
17 47 (35.61%) SolarWinds
18 42 (31.82%) F5
19 40 (30.30%) Data Centre
20 39 (29.55%) EIGRP
21 38 (28.79%) Active Directory
21 38 (28.79%) MS Exchange
21 38 (28.79%) Legal
22 37 (28.03%) Unified Communications

WAN Optimisation
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 38 (28.79%) MS Exchange
2 32 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (21.97%) Exchange Server 2007
3 29 (21.97%) Exchange Server 2013
4 24 (18.18%) Skype for Business
5 4 (3.03%) IIS
6 3 (2.27%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (4.55%) MS Office
2 1 (0.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 24 (18.18%) IaaS
2 6 (4.55%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 132 (100.00%) WAN
2 90 (68.18%) Firewall
3 67 (50.76%) VLAN
4 64 (48.48%) LAN
4 64 (48.48%) VPN
4 64 (48.48%) Wireless
5 60 (45.45%) BGP
5 60 (45.45%) SAN
6 58 (43.94%) OSPF
7 54 (40.91%) MPLS
8 53 (40.15%) IPsec
8 53 (40.15%) SSL
9 49 (37.12%) VoIP
10 39 (29.55%) EIGRP
11 37 (28.03%) Unified Communications
12 35 (26.52%) Cisco ASA
13 34 (25.76%) WLAN
14 32 (24.24%) Ethernet
14 32 (24.24%) Spanning Tree
14 32 (24.24%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.27%) GIS
3 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 56 (42.42%) Finance
2 38 (28.79%) Legal
3 16 (12.12%) Banking
3 16 (12.12%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.30%) Law
5 6 (4.55%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.03%) Marketing
7 2 (1.52%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 42 (31.82%) Network Engineer
2 38 (28.79%) Consultant
3 36 (27.27%) Analyst
4 32 (24.24%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 29 (21.97%) Server Analyst
6 20 (15.15%) Security Consultant
7 18 (13.64%) Senior Consultant
8 17 (12.88%) Network Security Engineer
8 17 (12.88%) Presales Consultant
8 17 (12.88%) Security Engineer
9 16 (12.12%) WAN Consultant
10 14 (10.61%) Cisco Engineer
11 13 (9.85%) Senior Network Engineer
12 12 (9.09%) Data Engineer
12 12 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
12 12 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
13 11 (8.33%) Senior Presales Consultant
13 11 (8.33%) Solutions Consultant
14 10 (7.58%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
14 10 (7.58%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (19.70%) XMPP
2 3 (2.27%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 40 (30.30%) Data Centre
2 14 (10.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 13 (9.85%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.30%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.30%) Mathematics
4 7 (5.30%) PKI
5 5 (3.79%) HP StoreVirtual
6 4 (3.03%) Replication
7 2 (1.52%) RSA SecurID
8 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 50 (37.88%) Windows
2 34 (25.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (17.42%) Linux
4 12 (9.09%) Windows Server
5 11 (8.33%) Unix
6 8 (6.06%) Android
7 7 (5.30%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (27.27%) Load Balancing
2 31 (23.48%) Infrastructure Management
3 29 (21.97%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 29 (21.97%) Server Virtualisation
4 26 (19.70%) Presales
5 24 (18.18%) ITIL
6 20 (15.15%) Network Design
7 14 (10.61%) DDoS Mitigation
8 13 (9.85%) Change Control
9 12 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
9 12 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
9 12 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (7.58%) Enterprise Architecture
10 10 (7.58%) Malware Detection/Protection
10 10 (7.58%) Operations Management
10 10 (7.58%) Problem Management
10 10 (7.58%) Web Filtering
11 8 (6.06%) Data Security
11 8 (6.06%) Network Security Management
11 8 (6.06%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 12 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 6 (4.55%) VB
3 5 (3.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 71 (53.79%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (35.61%) CCNP
3 11 (8.33%) CCNA
4 8 (6.06%) CCIE
4 8 (6.06%) Degree
5 6 (4.55%) CCVP
6 4 (3.03%) MCSE
6 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.27%) CCA
7 3 (2.27%) CCEE
7 3 (2.27%) CCSA
7 3 (2.27%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (2.27%) MCSA
8 2 (1.52%) CCDA
8 2 (1.52%) CCDP
8 2 (1.52%) CCNP Voice
8 2 (1.52%) CISSP
8 2 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.76%) CCSP
9 1 (0.76%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.61%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (37.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (28.79%) Active Directory
3 34 (25.76%) VMware Server
4 29 (21.97%) DFS Replication
5 16 (12.12%) Hyper-V
6 11 (8.33%) XenApp
7 9 (6.82%) XenDesktop
8 8 (6.06%) Xen
9 2 (1.52%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (1.52%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.76%) KVM
10 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.76%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (10.61%) Cisco CUCM
2 12 (9.09%) SELinux
3 8 (6.06%) SCCM
4 7 (5.30%) CiscoWorks
4 7 (5.30%) SolarWinds Orion
5 5 (3.79%) Backup Exec
6 3 (2.27%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.76%) SCOM
8 1 (0.76%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 103 (78.03%) Cisco
2 97 (73.48%) Riverbed
3 57 (43.18%) VMware
4 52 (39.39%) Juniper
5 47 (35.61%) SolarWinds
6 42 (31.82%) F5
7 30 (22.73%) NetApp
8 29 (21.97%) Mitel
9 24 (18.18%) HP
9 24 (18.18%) Ipanema Technologies
10 23 (17.42%) Citrix
11 19 (14.39%) CheckPoint
12 14 (10.61%) Microsoft
12 14 (10.61%) Palo Alto
13 12 (9.09%) Forcepoint
13 12 (9.09%) Meraki
14 8 (6.06%) Brocade
14 8 (6.06%) LogRhythm
14 8 (6.06%) Sourcefire
14 8 (6.06%) TippingPoint
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