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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WAN Optimization
Rank 830 796 773
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -23
Permanent jobs citing WAN Optimisation 46 70 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.043% 0.069% 0.088%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.052% 0.084% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 30 62 74
Average salary £62,750 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.52% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £35,000 £36,900
10% offered a salary of more than £170,000 £72,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +5.88%
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
87785 82919 84498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.14% 81.58% 79.26%
Number of salaries quoted 71606 68904 71839
Average salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +19 32 £70,000 +16.66% 1
East of England - 5 £40,000 -
South East -19 4 £60,000 +14.28% 1
West Midlands -19 4 £62,500 +78.57%
East Midlands +3 1 - -
WAN Optimisation
UK

WAN Optimisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 97 (100.00%) WAN
2 66 (68.04%) Cisco
3 50 (51.55%) Riverbed
4 48 (49.48%) Firewall
5 46 (47.42%) Cisco Certification
6 45 (46.39%) LAN
7 42 (43.30%) MPLS
8 35 (36.08%) Windows
9 34 (35.05%) CheckPoint
10 30 (30.93%) CCNP
10 30 (30.93%) VLAN
11 29 (29.90%) Wireless
12 26 (26.80%) VMware
12 26 (26.80%) VPN
12 26 (26.80%) Network Security
13 24 (24.74%) TCP/IP
13 24 (24.74%) DHCP
13 24 (24.74%) BGP
13 24 (24.74%) Law
14 23 (23.71%) SNMP
14 23 (23.71%) CCNA
14 23 (23.71%) Load Balancing
15 22 (22.68%) Security Management
15 22 (22.68%) Migration
15 22 (22.68%) EIGRP
16 21 (21.65%) Juniper
17 20 (20.62%) VMware Infrastructure
18 19 (19.59%) Cisco ASA
18 19 (19.59%) DNS
19 18 (18.56%) Microsoft

WAN Optimisation
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (9.28%) Tomcat
2 7 (7.22%) IIS
3 2 (2.06%) Apache
3 2 (2.06%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.06%) WorkSite
3 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (9.28%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.25%) MS Visio
2 8 (8.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (17.53%) IaaS
2 14 (14.43%) SaaS
2 14 (14.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 97 (100.00%) WAN
2 48 (49.48%) Firewall
3 45 (46.39%) LAN
4 42 (43.30%) MPLS
5 30 (30.93%) VLAN
6 29 (29.90%) Wireless
7 26 (26.80%) VPN
7 26 (26.80%) Network Security
8 24 (24.74%) TCP/IP
8 24 (24.74%) DHCP
8 24 (24.74%) BGP
9 23 (23.71%) SNMP
10 22 (22.68%) EIGRP
11 19 (19.59%) DNS
11 19 (19.59%) Cisco ASA
12 16 (16.49%) Cisco Nexus
12 16 (16.49%) WLAN
12 16 (16.49%) IP Telephony
13 15 (15.46%) IPsec
13 15 (15.46%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.43%) Hadoop
1 14 (14.43%) Big Data
2 3 (3.09%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.06%) DB2
3 2 (2.06%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.06%) NonStop SQL
3 2 (2.06%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.06%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (2.06%) MySQL
General
1 24 (24.74%) Law
2 15 (15.46%) Telecoms
3 10 (10.31%) Finance
4 6 (6.19%) Legal
5 1 (1.03%) Marketing
5 1 (1.03%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 26 (26.80%) Network Engineer
2 24 (24.74%) Analyst
3 19 (19.59%) Network Analyst
4 14 (14.43%) Chief Technology Officer
5 13 (13.40%) Security Engineer
5 13 (13.40%) Network Security Engineer
6 12 (12.37%) Operations Analyst
7 11 (11.34%) Security Specialist
7 11 (11.34%) Network Specialist
7 11 (11.34%) Network Security Specialist
8 10 (10.31%) Senior Network Engineer
9 7 (7.22%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 7 (7.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (7.22%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
10 6 (6.19%) Network Support
10 6 (6.19%) Architect
11 5 (5.15%) Support Analyst
11 5 (5.15%) Network Support Analyst
11 5 (5.15%) Pre Sales Engineer
11 5 (5.15%) Network Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.49%) .NET
2 2 (2.06%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.06%) Web Services
2 2 (2.06%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.40%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.34%) SecurID
3 10 (10.31%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (7.22%) Statistics
5 5 (5.15%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.12%) Cryptography
7 3 (3.09%) Clustering
7 3 (3.09%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.06%) User Experience
8 2 (2.06%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.06%) Mainframe
9 1 (1.03%) PKI
9 1 (1.03%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.03%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 35 (36.08%) Windows
2 16 (16.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (13.40%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (4.12%) Linux
5 3 (3.09%) HPUX
6 2 (2.06%) Solaris
6 2 (2.06%) zOS
6 2 (2.06%) UNIX
6 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (23.71%) Load Balancing
2 22 (22.68%) Security Management
2 22 (22.68%) Migration
3 14 (14.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (14.43%) Scrum
3 14 (14.43%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (14.43%) Analytics
4 13 (13.40%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (12.37%) Network Architecture
6 9 (9.28%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (9.28%) Network Monitoring
7 8 (8.25%) ITIL
7 8 (8.25%) Network Design
8 7 (7.22%) Kalman Filter
8 7 (7.22%) Information Security
9 6 (6.19%) Mentoring
10 5 (5.15%) Computer Security
11 4 (4.12%) Project Management
12 3 (3.09%) B2B
12 3 (3.09%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.43%) Java
2 4 (4.12%) Perl
2 4 (4.12%) VB
3 3 (3.09%) SQL
4 2 (2.06%) C#
5 1 (1.03%) C
5 1 (1.03%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 46 (47.42%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (30.93%) CCNP
3 23 (23.71%) CCNA
4 8 (8.25%) Degree
5 7 (7.22%) CCIE
6 6 (6.19%) CCSP
7 4 (4.12%) CCIP
8 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (3.09%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.06%) CISSP
9 2 (2.06%) Check Point Certification
9 2 (2.06%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.06%) CCSE
9 2 (2.06%) CEH
9 2 (2.06%) MCP
10 1 (1.03%) MCSE
10 1 (1.03%) MCSA
10 1 (1.03%) CCDA
10 1 (1.03%) CCDP
10 1 (1.03%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (20.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (16.49%) Active Directory
3 7 (7.22%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.12%) DFS Replication
5 3 (3.09%) VMware ESX
5 3 (3.09%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (2.06%) NFS
6 2 (2.06%) VMware Server
6 2 (2.06%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.03%) XenApp
7 1 (1.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 12 (12.37%) Cacti
2 10 (10.31%) Cisco CUCM
3 8 (8.25%) SolarWinds Orion
4 5 (5.15%) Cisco UCCX
5 4 (4.12%) OpenView
6 3 (3.09%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (1.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 66 (68.04%) Cisco
2 50 (51.55%) Riverbed
3 34 (35.05%) CheckPoint
4 26 (26.80%) VMware
5 21 (21.65%) Juniper
6 18 (18.56%) Microsoft
6 18 (18.56%) SolarWinds
7 14 (14.43%) Mitel
8 12 (12.37%) HP
9 10 (10.31%) F5
10 5 (5.15%) Exinda
10 5 (5.15%) Aruba
10 5 (5.15%) NetApp
10 5 (5.15%) Red Hat
11 4 (4.12%) Blue Coat
11 4 (4.12%) Brocade
12 3 (3.09%) NetScout
12 3 (3.09%) CA
12 3 (3.09%) IBM
13 2 (2.06%) Oracle
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