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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN Optimisation over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WAN Optimization
Rank 854 881 892
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +11
Permanent jobs citing WAN Optimisation 23 57 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.057% 0.044%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.031% 0.066% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 20 49 26
Median salary £59,000 £55,000 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.27% -6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,900 £47,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £170,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
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
74008 86796 91362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.07% 87.55% 85.72%
Number of salaries quoted 61531 72502 75765
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

WAN Optimisation
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing WAN Optimisation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 10 December 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN Optimisation within the England region over the 3 months to 10 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 +70 11 £57,500 -11.53%
London +3 9 £65,000 +18.18%
North West - 2 £46,000 -
East of England - 1 £40,000 -
WAN Optimisation
UK

WAN Optimisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT jobs citing WAN Optimisation 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 WAN Optimisation.

1 100 (100.00%) WAN
1 100 (100.00%) Cisco
2 73 (73.00%) Firewall
3 61 (61.00%) Riverbed
4 58 (58.00%) LAN
5 56 (56.00%) VLAN
6 51 (51.00%) SAN
7 50 (50.00%) MPLS
8 49 (49.00%) Windows
9 48 (48.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 47 (47.00%) Cisco Certification
10 47 (47.00%) Wireless
10 47 (47.00%) VMware
11 45 (45.00%) VPN
12 43 (43.00%) Data Centre
13 41 (41.00%) SolarWinds
14 39 (39.00%) VoIP
15 36 (36.00%) HP
16 35 (35.00%) DNS
17 34 (34.00%) OSPF
17 34 (34.00%) BGP
18 32 (32.00%) Microsoft
19 31 (31.00%) DHCP
20 30 (30.00%) WLAN
20 30 (30.00%) CheckPoint
20 30 (30.00%) Network Security
21 29 (29.00%) Active Directory
21 29 (29.00%) TCP/IP
22 27 (27.00%) Windows Server 2008
23 26 (26.00%) Load Balancing

WAN Optimisation
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 22 (22.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 22 (22.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (6.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (4.00%) IIS
4 4 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 100 (100.00%) WAN
2 73 (73.00%) Firewall
3 58 (58.00%) LAN
4 56 (56.00%) VLAN
5 51 (51.00%) SAN
6 50 (50.00%) MPLS
7 48 (48.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 47 (47.00%) Wireless
9 45 (45.00%) VPN
10 39 (39.00%) VoIP
11 35 (35.00%) DNS
12 34 (34.00%) BGP
12 34 (34.00%) OSPF
13 31 (31.00%) DHCP
14 30 (30.00%) Network Security
14 30 (30.00%) WLAN
15 29 (29.00%) TCP/IP
16 24 (24.00%) EIGRP
17 21 (21.00%) IPsec
18 20 (20.00%) TACACS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 22 (22.00%) Legal
2 16 (16.00%) Law
3 14 (14.00%) Finance
4 8 (8.00%) Banking
5 7 (7.00%) Telecoms
6 5 (5.00%) Investment Banking
7 3 (3.00%) Advertising
8 1 (1.00%) Electronics
8 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (33.00%) Network Engineer
2 23 (23.00%) Analyst
3 19 (19.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 17 (17.00%) Architect
4 17 (17.00%) Network Architect
5 13 (13.00%) Network Analyst
6 12 (12.00%) Network Security Analyst
6 12 (12.00%) Security Analyst
7 10 (10.00%) Citrix Analyst
7 10 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 10 (10.00%) Network Team Leader
7 10 (10.00%) Server Analyst
7 10 (10.00%) Team Leader
8 9 (9.00%) Network Technical Architect
8 9 (9.00%) Technical Architect
9 8 (8.00%) Infrastructure Architect
9 8 (8.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
9 8 (8.00%) Network Operations Analyst
9 8 (8.00%) Network Security Architect
9 8 (8.00%) Security Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.00%) WAP
2 1 (1.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 43 (43.00%) Data Centre
2 18 (18.00%) Management Information System
3 16 (16.00%) PKI
4 11 (11.00%) RSA SecurID
5 9 (9.00%) Video Conferencing
6 8 (8.00%) Hybrid Cloud
7 7 (7.00%) Clustering
7 7 (7.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 6 (6.00%) Client/Server
9 3 (3.00%) Contactless
10 2 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (1.00%) Handset
11 1 (1.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 49 (49.00%) Windows
2 27 (27.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (18.00%) Windows Server
4 13 (13.00%) Linux
5 11 (11.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (8.00%) CentOS
7 8 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (26.00%) Load Balancing
2 24 (24.00%) ITIL
3 22 (22.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 20 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
5 15 (15.00%) Kalman Filter
5 15 (15.00%) Web Filtering
6 14 (14.00%) Network Design
6 14 (14.00%) Operations Management
7 13 (13.00%) Change Control
7 13 (13.00%) Information Management
8 10 (10.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 10 (10.00%) Problem Management
8 10 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
9 8 (8.00%) Mentoring
9 8 (8.00%) Presales
9 8 (8.00%) SIEM
10 7 (7.00%) DDoS Mitigation
10 7 (7.00%) Security Management
11 6 (6.00%) Performance Improvement
11 6 (6.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.00%) C
2 7 (7.00%) Bash Shell
2 7 (7.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (7.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 47 (47.00%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (26.00%) CCNA
3 21 (21.00%) CCNP
4 12 (12.00%) CCSE
5 7 (7.00%) CCIE
5 7 (7.00%) CISSP
6 6 (6.00%) CCSA
6 6 (6.00%) CISM
7 5 (5.00%) Degree
8 4 (4.00%) CCMSE
8 4 (4.00%) CISA
8 4 (4.00%) IISP
9 3 (3.00%) CCSP
9 3 (3.00%) CCVP
10 2 (2.00%) CCNP Voice
11 1 (1.00%) CCDA
11 1 (1.00%) CCDP
11 1 (1.00%) Check Point Certification
11 1 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (29.00%) Active Directory
2 21 (21.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (12.00%) Forefront TMG
3 12 (12.00%) ISA Server
4 10 (10.00%) DFS Replication
4 10 (10.00%) VMware Server
4 10 (10.00%) Xen
5 9 (9.00%) VMware ESX
6 3 (3.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (15.00%) Cisco Prime
2 12 (12.00%) SolarWinds Orion
3 7 (7.00%) SCCM
4 6 (6.00%) SCOM
5 3 (3.00%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (3.00%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (1.00%) Cacti
6 1 (1.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 100 (100.00%) Cisco
2 61 (61.00%) Riverbed
3 47 (47.00%) VMware
4 41 (41.00%) SolarWinds
5 36 (36.00%) HP
6 32 (32.00%) Microsoft
7 30 (30.00%) CheckPoint
8 25 (25.00%) Juniper
9 23 (23.00%) F5
10 21 (21.00%) Citrix
11 20 (20.00%) Palo Alto
12 15 (15.00%) Mitel
13 13 (13.00%) NetApp
14 12 (12.00%) 3Com
14 12 (12.00%) Barracuda Networks
14 12 (12.00%) ProCurve
15 9 (9.00%) Aerohive Networks
16 7 (7.00%) Forcepoint
17 6 (6.00%) Dell
17 6 (6.00%) Dell Compellent