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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WAN Optimization
Rank 788 825 811
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -14
Permanent jobs citing WAN Optimisation 66 64 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.066% 0.058% 0.044%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.079% 0.071% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 53 53 30
Average salary £52,500 £49,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £73,000 £70,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £29,859
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +55.73%
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
83174 89930 81696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.46% 82.01% 80.22%
Number of salaries quoted 68342 73659 67938
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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
South East +30 34 £45,000 -
London +35 28 £55,000 +10.00% 2
East of England +21 8 £45,000 +5.88%
North West -7 2 £50,000 +7.52%
South West -11 1 - -
WAN Optimisation
UK

WAN Optimisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 114 (100.00%) WAN
2 82 (71.93%) Cisco Certification
3 79 (69.30%) Cisco
4 77 (67.54%) Firewall
5 69 (60.53%) Riverbed
6 65 (57.02%) Wireless
7 63 (55.26%) VLAN
8 59 (51.75%) CCNP
9 57 (50.00%) VPN
10 54 (47.37%) BGP
11 52 (45.61%) LAN
12 50 (43.86%) EIGRP
12 50 (43.86%) MPLS
12 50 (43.86%) Juniper
13 41 (35.96%) OSPF
14 38 (33.33%) TCP/IP
15 36 (31.58%) Network Security
16 35 (30.70%) Cisco ASA
16 35 (30.70%) HP
16 35 (30.70%) CheckPoint
17 34 (29.82%) F5
18 33 (28.95%) Unified Communications
19 31 (27.19%) IaaS
19 31 (27.19%) SSL
19 31 (27.19%) VMware
20 30 (26.32%) IP Telephony
21 29 (25.44%) Network Monitoring
22 28 (24.56%) Security Architecture
23 27 (23.68%) SolarWinds
23 27 (23.68%) Finance

WAN Optimisation
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 20 (17.54%) MS Exchange
2 19 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (10.53%) Lync
3 12 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
3 12 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (4.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (7.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.88%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 31 (27.19%) IaaS
2 2 (1.75%) Symantec.cloud
3 1 (0.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 114 (100.00%) WAN
2 77 (67.54%) Firewall
3 65 (57.02%) Wireless
4 63 (55.26%) VLAN
5 57 (50.00%) VPN
6 54 (47.37%) BGP
7 52 (45.61%) LAN
8 50 (43.86%) EIGRP
8 50 (43.86%) MPLS
9 41 (35.96%) OSPF
10 38 (33.33%) TCP/IP
11 36 (31.58%) Network Security
12 35 (30.70%) Cisco ASA
13 33 (28.95%) Unified Communications
14 31 (27.19%) SSL
15 30 (26.32%) IP Telephony
16 23 (20.18%) VPLS
16 23 (20.18%) SAN
17 21 (18.42%) HSRP
17 21 (18.42%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.75%) SQL Server
General
1 27 (23.68%) Finance
2 19 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 15 (13.16%) Legal
4 9 (7.89%) Marketing
5 8 (7.02%) Manufacturing
5 8 (7.02%) Electronics
6 6 (5.26%) Law
7 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.88%) Back Office
7 1 (0.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (47.37%) Network Engineer
2 37 (32.46%) Senior Network Engineer
3 21 (18.42%) Consultant
4 19 (16.67%) Analyst
5 15 (13.16%) Sales Consultant
6 14 (12.28%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 12 (10.53%) Server Analyst
8 9 (7.89%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 9 (7.89%) Senior Consultant
9 8 (7.02%) Senior Sales Consultant
10 7 (6.14%) Technical Consultant
11 6 (5.26%) Security Specialist
11 6 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (5.26%) Technical Sales Consultant
11 6 (5.26%) Network Security Specialist
11 6 (5.26%) Network Specialist
12 5 (4.39%) Network Consultant
13 4 (3.51%) Communications Analyst
14 3 (2.63%) Enterprise Consultant
15 2 (1.75%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.77%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (7.02%) DTV
3 6 (5.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (4.39%) Fat Client
4 5 (4.39%) Thin Client
5 3 (2.63%) PKI
5 3 (2.63%) AS400
6 2 (1.75%) Clustering
6 2 (1.75%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.75%) IPTV
7 1 (0.88%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.88%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (20.18%) Windows
2 15 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.63%) Linux
3 3 (2.63%) UNIX
4 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (25.44%) Network Monitoring
2 28 (24.56%) Security Architecture
3 24 (21.05%) Network Architecture
4 23 (20.18%) ITIL
4 23 (20.18%) Migration
5 22 (19.30%) Load Balancing
6 21 (18.42%) Vulnerability Management
6 21 (18.42%) Penetration Testing
7 17 (14.91%) Infrastructure Management
7 17 (14.91%) Network Design
8 10 (8.77%) Network Management
9 8 (7.02%) Programme Management
9 8 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (7.02%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (5.26%) Security Management
10 6 (5.26%) SIEM
10 6 (5.26%) DDoS Mitigation
11 5 (4.39%) Performance Improvement
11 5 (4.39%) Coaching
11 5 (4.39%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.63%) C
2 2 (1.75%) SQL
3 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 82 (71.93%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (51.75%) CCNP
3 26 (22.81%) CCIE
3 26 (22.81%) Degree
4 21 (18.42%) CCNA
5 11 (9.65%) CISSP
6 5 (4.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (4.39%) MCSE
7 2 (1.75%) CCSE
7 2 (1.75%) CCSA
8 1 (0.88%) JNCIA
8 1 (0.88%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (21.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (17.54%) Active Directory
3 12 (10.53%) DFS Replication
3 12 (10.53%) VMware Server
4 7 (6.14%) Forefront TMG
5 5 (4.39%) Hyper-V
5 5 (4.39%) ISA Server
6 3 (2.63%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.75%) ProxySG
7 2 (1.75%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (7.02%) SCCM
2 7 (6.14%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (2.63%) SCOM
3 3 (2.63%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (1.75%) OpenView
4 2 (1.75%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (1.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.88%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 79 (69.30%) Cisco
2 69 (60.53%) Riverbed
3 50 (43.86%) Juniper
4 35 (30.70%) HP
4 35 (30.70%) CheckPoint
5 34 (29.82%) F5
6 31 (27.19%) VMware
7 27 (23.68%) SolarWinds
8 19 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 14 (12.28%) Citrix
10 12 (10.53%) NetApp
10 12 (10.53%) Mitel
11 10 (8.77%) Ipanema Technologies
12 9 (7.89%) SAP
13 6 (5.26%) CA
13 6 (5.26%) NetScout
14 5 (4.39%) Blue Coat
14 5 (4.39%) 3Com
15 4 (3.51%) Nokia
15 4 (3.51%) SonicWALL
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