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 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS)
Rank - 651 656
Permanent jobs citing WAAS 0 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London - 0.012% 0.020%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.074% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 8
Median salary - £70,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £55,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
-13.63% -18.51%
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
5857 6783 7650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.26% 15.67% 17.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4957 5703 6432
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) MPLS
2 5 (62.50%) OSPF
2 5 (62.50%) BGP
2 5 (62.50%) CCNA
2 5 (62.50%) Citrix
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (37.50%) VoIP
4 3 (37.50%) EMC
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) SAN
4 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (37.50%) Fund Management
4 3 (37.50%) vSphere
4 3 (37.50%) Network Architecture
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) Multicast
4 3 (37.50%) Dropbox
4 3 (37.50%) OneDrive
4 3 (37.50%) EMC VNX
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (25.00%) FabricPath
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (25.00%) Riverbed

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Dropbox
1 3 (37.50%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) MPLS
2 5 (62.50%) BGP
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) OSPF
3 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (37.50%) Multicast
4 3 (37.50%) SAN
4 3 (37.50%) VoIP
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (25.00%) DMVPN
5 2 (25.00%) EIGRP
5 2 (25.00%) FabricPath
5 2 (25.00%) WAN
6 1 (12.50%) DHCP
6 1 (12.50%) DNS
6 1 (12.50%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) IT Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Voice Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Voice Network Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) VoIP Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Switch Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Fund Management
1 3 (37.50%) Network Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) CCNA
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CCIE
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP
2 2 (25.00%) MCSE
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCOM
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 3 (37.50%) EMC
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Riverbed
4 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (25.00%) Sourcefire