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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS)
Rank - - 64
Permanent jobs citing WAAS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - - 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £41,000
UK excluding London average salary - £67,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +68.75%
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
81 57 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 13.99% 12.45% 21.72%
Number of salaries quoted 80 55 98
Average salary £40,000 £29,339 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.33% -16.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £16,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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