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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
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 £57,500 £72,500 £53,250
% change year-on-year
-20.68% +36.15%
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
40 90 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 10.08% 19.11% 14.12%
Number of salaries quoted 34 87 52
Average salary £27,000 £33,500 £29,339
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.40% +14.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £18,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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