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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WAN Optimization
UK / England
Rank 823 852 881
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +29
Permanent jobs citing WAN Optimisation 9 76 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.079% 0.049%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.013% 0.090% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 8 53 33
Median salary £49,250 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.45% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £69,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £53,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-14.41% +19.44%

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
69329 84814 86424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.86% 88.38% 86.70%
Number of salaries quoted 57376 71122 71288
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 £75,000 £76,000
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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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 +48 3 £62,500 +31.57%
South West - 3 £30,000 -
London +32 2 £52,500 -4.54%
North West -6 1 £46,000 -
WAN Optimisation
UK

WAN Optimisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 37 (100.00%) WAN
1 37 (100.00%) Cisco
2 26 (70.27%) Firewall
3 21 (56.76%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (56.76%) Data Centre
4 19 (51.35%) LAN
4 19 (51.35%) SolarWinds
4 19 (51.35%) Cisco Nexus
5 18 (48.65%) Riverbed
5 18 (48.65%) SAN
5 18 (48.65%) MPLS
6 17 (45.95%) Wireless
7 16 (43.24%) Load Balancing
7 16 (43.24%) F5
8 15 (40.54%) DNS
9 14 (37.84%) Juniper
9 14 (37.84%) OSPF
9 14 (37.84%) BGP
9 14 (37.84%) Palo Alto
10 13 (35.14%) TACACS
10 13 (35.14%) IPsec
10 13 (35.14%) Wi-Fi
10 13 (35.14%) Ethernet
10 13 (35.14%) VLAN
11 11 (29.73%) Network Design
11 11 (29.73%) DHCP
11 11 (29.73%) VoIP
11 11 (29.73%) ITIL
11 11 (29.73%) Cisco Prime
11 11 (29.73%) Management Information System

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 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (16.22%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.70%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 37 (100.00%) WAN
2 26 (70.27%) Firewall
3 19 (51.35%) Cisco Nexus
3 19 (51.35%) LAN
4 18 (48.65%) MPLS
4 18 (48.65%) SAN
5 17 (45.95%) Wireless
6 15 (40.54%) DNS
7 14 (37.84%) BGP
7 14 (37.84%) OSPF
8 13 (35.14%) Ethernet
8 13 (35.14%) IPsec
8 13 (35.14%) TACACS
8 13 (35.14%) VLAN
8 13 (35.14%) Wi-Fi
9 11 (29.73%) DHCP
9 11 (29.73%) Unified Communications
9 11 (29.73%) VoIP
10 10 (27.03%) DDNS
10 10 (27.03%) DSL
General
1 7 (18.92%) Legal
2 6 (16.22%) Finance
3 5 (13.51%) Banking
3 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
4 3 (8.11%) Investment Banking
5 2 (5.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (54.05%) Network Engineer
2 9 (24.32%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Juniper Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Architect
4 6 (16.22%) Network Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Citrix Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Network Technical Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Server Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Technical Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Network Team Leader
6 3 (8.11%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Network Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Security Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Security Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 21 (56.76%) Data Centre
2 11 (29.73%) Management Information System
3 10 (27.03%) PKI
4 3 (8.11%) Clustering
4 3 (8.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (8.11%) Driving Licence
5 2 (5.41%) Contactless
5 2 (5.41%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Windows
2 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (10.81%) Linux
3 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.41%) CentOS
4 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.70%) Unix
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Load Balancing
2 11 (29.73%) ITIL
2 11 (29.73%) Network Design
3 10 (27.03%) Change Control
3 10 (27.03%) Information Management
3 10 (27.03%) Operations Management
4 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Management
4 6 (16.22%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 4 (10.81%) Server Virtualisation
6 3 (8.11%) DDoS Mitigation
6 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
6 3 (8.11%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (8.11%) Matrix Management
6 3 (8.11%) Matrix Organization
6 3 (8.11%) Problem Management
6 3 (8.11%) Security Architecture
6 3 (8.11%) Security Management
6 3 (8.11%) Web Filtering
7 2 (5.41%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) C
2 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
2 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (56.76%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (18.92%) CCNA
2 7 (18.92%) CCNP
3 3 (8.11%) CCIE
3 3 (8.11%) CCSE
3 3 (8.11%) CISM
3 3 (8.11%) CISSP
4 2 (5.41%) CCNP Voice
4 2 (5.41%) CCVP
5 1 (2.70%) CCMSE
5 1 (2.70%) CISA
5 1 (2.70%) Degree
5 1 (2.70%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.03%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (24.32%) Active Directory
2 6 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.81%) DFS Replication
3 4 (10.81%) VMware Server
3 4 (10.81%) Xen
4 2 (5.41%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (5.41%) ISA Server
5 1 (2.70%) ProxySG
5 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (29.73%) Cisco Prime
2 10 (27.03%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (5.41%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (5.41%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (2.70%) SCCM
4 1 (2.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (51.35%) SolarWinds
3 18 (48.65%) Riverbed
4 16 (43.24%) F5
5 14 (37.84%) Juniper
5 14 (37.84%) Palo Alto
6 10 (27.03%) Barracuda Networks
7 8 (21.62%) VMware
8 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
9 6 (16.22%) HP
10 5 (13.51%) CheckPoint
10 5 (13.51%) Citrix
11 4 (10.81%) Blue Coat
11 4 (10.81%) Mitel
11 4 (10.81%) NetApp
12 3 (8.11%) Forcepoint
12 3 (8.11%) Fortinet
13 2 (5.41%) 3Com
13 2 (5.41%) Infovista
13 2 (5.41%) Meraki