The table below looks at the statistics for WAAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAAS over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS)
Rank 592 607 587
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -20
Permanent jobs citing WAAS 13 21 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.031% 0.049% 0.075%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.18% 0.31% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 34
Average salary £67,500 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.39% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,250 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -28.00%
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
7108 6788 8772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.22% 15.89% 19.30%
Number of salaries quoted 6004 5489 7425
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAAS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAAS across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAAS within the London region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +7 6 £67,500 +17.39% 2
WAAS
England

WAAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing WAAS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WAAS.

1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 21 (77.78%) BGP
3 20 (74.07%) OSPF
4 17 (62.96%) MPLS
4 17 (62.96%) WAN
5 16 (59.26%) Wireless
6 15 (55.56%) Firewall
6 15 (55.56%) Finance
7 12 (44.44%) XMPP
8 11 (40.74%) Multicast
8 11 (40.74%) TCP/IP
8 11 (40.74%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (37.04%) Juniper
9 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
9 10 (37.04%) Riverbed
10 9 (33.33%) Ipanema Technologies
10 9 (33.33%) LAN
10 9 (33.33%) Linux
10 9 (33.33%) CCNP
10 9 (33.33%) CheckPoint
11 8 (29.63%) SSL
11 8 (29.63%) VoIP
11 8 (29.63%) VPN
11 8 (29.63%) IPv6
11 8 (29.63%) F5
11 8 (29.63%) Splunk
12 7 (25.93%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (25.93%) Marketing
12 7 (25.93%) Cisco IOS
12 7 (25.93%) Cisco Nexus

WAAS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing WAAS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WAAS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (22.22%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (77.78%) BGP
2 20 (74.07%) OSPF
3 17 (62.96%) MPLS
3 17 (62.96%) WAN
4 16 (59.26%) Wireless
5 15 (55.56%) Firewall
6 11 (40.74%) Multicast
6 11 (40.74%) TCP/IP
7 9 (33.33%) LAN
8 8 (29.63%) VoIP
8 8 (29.63%) VPN
8 8 (29.63%) SSL
8 8 (29.63%) IPv6
9 7 (25.93%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (25.93%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (25.93%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (22.22%) EIGRP
10 6 (22.22%) VLAN
10 6 (22.22%) xDSL
10 6 (22.22%) Unified Communications
General
1 15 (55.56%) Finance
2 7 (25.93%) Telecoms
2 7 (25.93%) Marketing
3 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing
3 4 (14.81%) Electronics
4 3 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Network Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Architect
3 6 (22.22%) Senior Consultant
3 6 (22.22%) Consultant
3 6 (22.22%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 6 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (22.22%) Sales Consultant
3 6 (22.22%) Cisco Specialist
3 6 (22.22%) Senior Sales Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Network Specialist
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Data Centre Specialist
4 3 (11.11%) Cisco Network Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Network Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Network Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Network Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) DTV
2 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.70%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) WAN Optimisation
2 4 (14.81%) Network Architecture
2 4 (14.81%) Network Management
2 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (14.81%) Programme Management
2 4 (14.81%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (11.11%) Electronic Trading
3 3 (11.11%) Use Case
3 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 3 (11.11%) Project Management
3 3 (11.11%) Service Management
3 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 3 (11.11%) Software Architecture
4 2 (7.41%) Low Latency
5 1 (3.70%) Line Management
5 1 (3.70%) Migration
5 1 (3.70%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (33.33%) CCNP
3 5 (18.52%) CCIE
4 4 (14.81%) Degree
5 3 (11.11%) CCNA
5 3 (11.11%) CCDP
5 3 (11.11%) MBA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 10 (37.04%) Juniper
2 10 (37.04%) Riverbed
3 9 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 9 (33.33%) Ipanema Technologies
4 8 (29.63%) F5
4 8 (29.63%) Splunk
5 6 (22.22%) Meraki
5 6 (22.22%) ScanSafe
5 6 (22.22%) Sourcefire
5 6 (22.22%) IronPort
6 5 (18.52%) CA
7 4 (14.81%) SAP
7 4 (14.81%) Nortel
8 3 (11.11%) EMC
8 3 (11.11%) NetApp
8 3 (11.11%) VMware
8 3 (11.11%) NetScout
8 3 (11.11%) Nimsoft
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