The table below looks at the statistics for WAAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAAS over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing WAAS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £57,500 -
% change year-on-year
+26.08% -
WAAS
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
88 62 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 19.43% 14.52% 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85 52 73
Average salary £33,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £22,125 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

WAAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAAS across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAAS Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

WAAS
Salary Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAAS across the Lancashire region.

WAAS Salary Trend in Lancashire