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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS)
Rank 626 658 623
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -35
Permanent jobs citing WAAS 4 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.010% 0.013%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.052% 0.065% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 5
Average salary £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £62,000 £52,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £62,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £53,250 -
% change year-on-year
+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
7675 7707 8347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.21% 15.71% 18.54%
Number of salaries quoted 6415 6325 6901
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 4 May 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 +26 1 £70,000 +12.00%
WAAS
England

WAAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (88.24%) Wireless
2 15 (88.24%) XMPP
3 11 (64.71%) LAN
3 11 (64.71%) WAN
3 11 (64.71%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (64.71%) OSPF
3 11 (64.71%) BGP
3 11 (64.71%) EIGRP
3 11 (64.71%) Firewall
4 10 (58.82%) MPLS
4 10 (58.82%) Ethernet
4 10 (58.82%) CCNP
4 10 (58.82%) Juniper
4 10 (58.82%) IPsec
4 10 (58.82%) Riverbed
4 10 (58.82%) WAN Optimisation
4 10 (58.82%) Spanning Tree
5 9 (52.94%) Ipanema Technologies
5 9 (52.94%) IaaS
5 9 (52.94%) Lync
5 9 (52.94%) Unified Communications
5 9 (52.94%) xDSL
5 9 (52.94%) Finance
5 9 (52.94%) VLAN
6 8 (47.06%) VPN
6 8 (47.06%) SSL
6 8 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (41.18%) Network Management
7 7 (41.18%) Cisco Nexus

WAAS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 9 (52.94%) Lync
Business Applications
1 6 (35.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (52.94%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (88.24%) Wireless
2 11 (64.71%) LAN
2 11 (64.71%) WAN
2 11 (64.71%) OSPF
2 11 (64.71%) BGP
2 11 (64.71%) EIGRP
2 11 (64.71%) Firewall
3 10 (58.82%) MPLS
3 10 (58.82%) Ethernet
3 10 (58.82%) IPsec
3 10 (58.82%) Spanning Tree
4 9 (52.94%) Unified Communications
4 9 (52.94%) xDSL
4 9 (52.94%) VLAN
5 8 (47.06%) VPN
5 8 (47.06%) SSL
5 8 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (41.18%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (35.29%) WebEx
7 6 (35.29%) SAN
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Electronics
2 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
2 6 (35.29%) Manufacturing
2 6 (35.29%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Senior Consultant
1 9 (52.94%) Consultant
2 8 (47.06%) Sales Consultant
2 8 (47.06%) Senior Sales Consultant
2 8 (47.06%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 6 (35.29%) Cisco Specialist
3 6 (35.29%) Architect
3 6 (35.29%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Network Specialist
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco Network Specialist
4 3 (17.65%) Data Centre Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Solutions Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) DTV
2 1 (5.88%) PKI
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) WAN Optimisation
2 7 (41.18%) Network Management
3 6 (35.29%) Programme Management
3 6 (35.29%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.88%) Network Design
4 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (58.82%) CCNP
3 6 (35.29%) Degree
4 1 (5.88%) CCSE
4 1 (5.88%) CCIE
4 1 (5.88%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (5.88%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (5.88%) vMotion
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (58.82%) Juniper
2 10 (58.82%) Riverbed
3 9 (52.94%) Ipanema Technologies
4 6 (35.29%) Splunk
4 6 (35.29%) Meraki
4 6 (35.29%) ScanSafe
4 6 (35.29%) IronPort
4 6 (35.29%) Sourcefire
4 6 (35.29%) SAP
5 4 (23.53%) VMware
6 3 (17.65%) NetApp
6 3 (17.65%) EMC
7 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
8 1 (5.88%) Blue Coat
8 1 (5.88%) BT
8 1 (5.88%) F5
London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + car & bonus
Posted: 20 days ago