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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WAN Optimization
Rank 840 797 824
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +27
Permanent jobs citing WAN Optimisation 48 56 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.044% 0.056% 0.059%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.055% 0.071% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 36 45 55
Average salary £54,250 £55,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.36% +20.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,400 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £155,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -22.22%
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
87806 79197 86082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.80% 79.57% 78.05%
Number of salaries quoted 70655 65397 73602
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 2014.

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 August 2014. 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 +3 29 £67,500 - 1
East of England -7 11 £40,000 +6.66%
South East -18 8 £55,000 -12.00%
WAN Optimisation
UK

WAN Optimisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 112 (100.00%) WAN
2 79 (70.54%) Cisco
3 72 (64.29%) Riverbed
4 63 (56.25%) Firewall
5 61 (54.46%) LAN
6 59 (52.68%) MPLS
7 54 (48.21%) CheckPoint
8 53 (47.32%) Windows
9 46 (41.07%) Cisco Certification
10 43 (38.39%) VLAN
11 42 (37.50%) Wireless
12 37 (33.04%) DHCP
12 37 (33.04%) VMware
13 36 (32.14%) Law
14 35 (31.25%) VPN
15 34 (30.36%) SNMP
15 34 (30.36%) WLAN
15 34 (30.36%) Windows Server 2008
16 32 (28.57%) DNS
16 32 (28.57%) CCNP
17 31 (27.68%) HP
17 31 (27.68%) Windows Server 2003
18 28 (25.00%) SolarWinds
19 27 (24.11%) Active Directory
20 26 (23.21%) SAN
21 25 (22.32%) CCNA
21 25 (22.32%) VMware Infrastructure
22 23 (20.54%) Load Balancing
22 23 (20.54%) SecurID
23 22 (19.64%) Cisco ASA

WAN Optimisation
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 9 (8.04%) Tomcat
2 7 (6.25%) IIS
3 5 (4.46%) MS Exchange
4 4 (3.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.79%) Apache
6 1 (0.89%) Lync
6 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.14%) MS Visio
2 8 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.04%) SaaS
1 9 (8.04%) PaaS
1 9 (8.04%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 112 (100.00%) WAN
2 63 (56.25%) Firewall
3 61 (54.46%) LAN
4 59 (52.68%) MPLS
5 43 (38.39%) VLAN
6 42 (37.50%) Wireless
7 37 (33.04%) DHCP
8 35 (31.25%) VPN
9 34 (30.36%) SNMP
9 34 (30.36%) WLAN
10 32 (28.57%) DNS
11 26 (23.21%) SAN
12 22 (19.64%) Network Security
12 22 (19.64%) Cisco ASA
13 20 (17.86%) Cisco Nexus
14 18 (16.07%) LDAP
15 17 (15.18%) EIGRP
16 15 (13.39%) BGP
17 13 (11.61%) TACACS
17 13 (11.61%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.04%) Hadoop
1 9 (8.04%) Big Data
2 4 (3.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.79%) DB2
3 2 (1.79%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.79%) NonStop SQL
3 2 (1.79%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.79%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (1.79%) MySQL
General
1 36 (32.14%) Law
2 14 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 14 (12.50%) Finance
3 2 (1.79%) Back Office
3 2 (1.79%) Advertising
4 1 (0.89%) Retail
4 1 (0.89%) Marketing
4 1 (0.89%) Legal
4 1 (0.89%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 33 (29.46%) Analyst
2 30 (26.79%) Network Analyst
3 29 (25.89%) Network Engineer
4 22 (19.64%) Operations Analyst
5 15 (13.39%) Network Support
6 13 (11.61%) Security Engineer
6 13 (11.61%) Network Security Engineer
7 12 (10.71%) Network Operations Analyst
8 10 (8.93%) Support Analyst
8 10 (8.93%) Network Support Analyst
8 10 (8.93%) Senior Network Engineer
9 9 (8.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (8.04%) Chief Technology Officer
10 8 (7.14%) Architect
11 7 (6.25%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 7 (6.25%) Security Specialist
11 7 (6.25%) Network Specialist
11 7 (6.25%) Network Security Specialist
11 7 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
12 6 (5.36%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.04%) .NET
2 2 (1.79%) WSH
3 1 (0.89%) HTML
3 1 (0.89%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (20.54%) SecurID
2 19 (16.96%) Video Conferencing
3 7 (6.25%) Statistics
4 6 (5.36%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.46%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.57%) Cryptography
6 4 (3.57%) IPTV
7 3 (2.68%) Clustering
7 3 (2.68%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.79%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.79%) PKI
8 2 (1.79%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.89%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.89%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 53 (47.32%) Windows
2 34 (30.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (27.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (3.57%) Linux
5 3 (2.68%) HPUX
5 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.79%) UNIX
6 2 (1.79%) Solaris
6 2 (1.79%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (20.54%) Load Balancing
2 21 (18.75%) Kalman Filter
3 19 (16.96%) Continuous Improvement
4 18 (16.07%) Migration
5 13 (11.61%) Security Management
6 10 (8.93%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (8.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (8.04%) Scrum
7 9 (8.04%) Network Monitoring
7 9 (8.04%) Analytics
8 8 (7.14%) ITIL
8 8 (7.14%) Project Management
8 8 (7.14%) Information Security
9 7 (6.25%) Network Management
10 5 (4.46%) Computer Security
10 5 (4.46%) Network Architecture
10 5 (4.46%) Network Design
11 4 (3.57%) Network Load Balancing
11 4 (3.57%) Security Architecture
12 3 (2.68%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.93%) Java
2 4 (3.57%) Perl
2 4 (3.57%) VB
2 4 (3.57%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.79%) C
3 2 (1.79%) SQL
3 2 (1.79%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.89%) VBScript
4 1 (0.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 46 (41.07%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (28.57%) CCNP
3 25 (22.32%) CCNA
4 9 (8.04%) CCIE
4 9 (8.04%) Degree
4 9 (8.04%) Security Cleared
5 7 (6.25%) SC Cleared
6 4 (3.57%) CCIP
7 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.79%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.79%) CCSE
8 2 (1.79%) CEH
8 2 (1.79%) JNCIA
8 2 (1.79%) CCSP
8 2 (1.79%) MCP
8 2 (1.79%) CISSP
9 1 (0.89%) MCSE
9 1 (0.89%) MCSA
9 1 (0.89%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.79%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (24.11%) Active Directory
2 25 (22.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (8.93%) DFS Replication
4 8 (7.14%) Hyper-V
5 4 (3.57%) VMware ESX
5 4 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (2.68%) XenApp
7 2 (1.79%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.79%) NFS
8 1 (0.89%) vSphere
8 1 (0.89%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.89%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (10.71%) Cacti
2 10 (8.93%) Cisco CUCM
3 9 (8.04%) SolarWinds Orion
3 9 (8.04%) OpenView
4 6 (5.36%) CiscoWorks
5 4 (3.57%) SCCM
5 4 (3.57%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (1.79%) SCOM
6 2 (1.79%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.89%) Nagios
7 1 (0.89%) OPNET
7 1 (0.89%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 79 (70.54%) Cisco
2 72 (64.29%) Riverbed
3 54 (48.21%) CheckPoint
4 37 (33.04%) VMware
5 31 (27.68%) HP
6 28 (25.00%) SolarWinds
7 20 (17.86%) Microsoft
7 20 (17.86%) Juniper
8 17 (15.18%) Mitel
9 16 (14.29%) F5
10 10 (8.93%) Tandberg
10 10 (8.93%) ProCurve
11 9 (8.04%) Blue Coat
12 8 (7.14%) NetApp
12 8 (7.14%) Exinda
13 7 (6.25%) Nokia
13 7 (6.25%) Citrix
14 5 (4.46%) Red Hat
14 5 (4.46%) CA
14 5 (4.46%) Aruba
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