The table below looks at the statistics for WAAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAAS over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS)
Rank 643 663 700
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +37
Permanent jobs citing WAAS 8 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.019% 0.009% 0.010%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.12% 0.052% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 5
Median salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £72,500 £53,250
% change year-on-year
-20.68% +36.15%
WAAS
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6675 7709 7819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.87% 17.24% 15.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5705 6454 6437
Median salary £52,500 £50,001 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.99% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAAS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing WAAS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAAS Jobs Demand Trend in London

WAAS
Salary Trend in London

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

WAAS Salary Trend in London

WAAS
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAAS across the London region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

WAAS Salary Histogram in London

WAAS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAAS within the London region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +63 3 £80,000 +14.28% 1
WAAS
England

WAAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing WAAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for WAAS.

1 21 (100.00%) WAN
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
1 21 (100.00%) MPLS
1 21 (100.00%) OSPF
1 21 (100.00%) BGP
1 21 (100.00%) Firewall
2 20 (95.24%) Wireless
2 20 (95.24%) LAN
3 19 (90.48%) Riverbed
4 18 (85.71%) VPN
4 18 (85.71%) SSL
4 18 (85.71%) WAN Optimisation
5 13 (61.90%) Finance
6 12 (57.14%) VLAN
6 12 (57.14%) EIGRP
6 12 (57.14%) Spanning Tree
7 11 (52.38%) F5
7 11 (52.38%) CCNP
7 11 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (52.38%) CheckPoint
7 11 (52.38%) Intrusion Detection
7 11 (52.38%) Network Security
8 10 (47.62%) xDSL
8 10 (47.62%) XMPP
8 10 (47.62%) Juniper
8 10 (47.62%) Citrix
8 10 (47.62%) Ethernet
8 10 (47.62%) Internet
8 10 (47.62%) IPsec
8 10 (47.62%) Skype for Business

WAAS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (47.62%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 10 (47.62%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (100.00%) BGP
1 21 (100.00%) Firewall
1 21 (100.00%) MPLS
1 21 (100.00%) OSPF
1 21 (100.00%) WAN
2 20 (95.24%) LAN
2 20 (95.24%) Wireless
3 18 (85.71%) SSL
3 18 (85.71%) VPN
4 12 (57.14%) EIGRP
4 12 (57.14%) Spanning Tree
4 12 (57.14%) VLAN
5 11 (52.38%) Intrusion Detection
5 11 (52.38%) Network Security
6 10 (47.62%) Ethernet
6 10 (47.62%) Internet
6 10 (47.62%) IPsec
6 10 (47.62%) NetScaler
6 10 (47.62%) Unified Communications
6 10 (47.62%) xDSL
General
1 13 (61.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Consultant
2 9 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 9 (42.86%) Network Security Engineer
2 9 (42.86%) Presales Consultant
2 9 (42.86%) Security Engineer
3 8 (38.10%) Data Engineer
3 8 (38.10%) Data Network Engineer
4 7 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
5 6 (28.57%) Senior Presales Consultant
5 6 (28.57%) WAN Consultant
6 3 (14.29%) Security Consultant
6 3 (14.29%) Security Presales Consultant
6 3 (14.29%) Senior Security Consultant
6 3 (14.29%) Solutions Consultant
7 2 (9.52%) Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Data Centre
2 8 (38.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (9.52%) EMC VNX
3 2 (9.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Android
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) WAN Optimisation
2 10 (47.62%) Presales
3 9 (42.86%) Load Balancing
3 9 (42.86%) Network Security Management
3 9 (42.86%) Security Management
4 8 (38.10%) Data Security
4 8 (38.10%) DDoS Mitigation
4 8 (38.10%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 8 (38.10%) Network Design
4 8 (38.10%) SIEM
5 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (19.05%) Release Management
6 2 (9.52%) Capacity Management
6 2 (9.52%) High Availability
6 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (9.52%) Security Patching
7 1 (4.76%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) CCNP
1 11 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) XenApp
1 8 (38.10%) XenDesktop
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) HP SIM
1 2 (9.52%) vMotion
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (90.48%) Riverbed
3 11 (52.38%) CheckPoint
3 11 (52.38%) F5
4 10 (47.62%) Citrix
4 10 (47.62%) Ipanema Technologies
4 10 (47.62%) Juniper
5 9 (42.86%) Brocade
6 8 (38.10%) Forcepoint
6 8 (38.10%) HP
6 8 (38.10%) LogRhythm
6 8 (38.10%) Sourcefire
6 8 (38.10%) TippingPoint
7 2 (9.52%) EMC
7 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
7 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds
7 2 (9.52%) VMware
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
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