The table below looks at the statistics for WAN Optimisation skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN Optimisation over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WAN Optimization
Rank 588 632 613
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -19
Permanent jobs citing WAN Optimisation 28 38 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.065% 0.077% 0.043%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.076% 0.091% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 26 30 18
Average salary £56,250 £50,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,750 £53,150
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £66,000 £73,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +45.31%
WAN Optimisation
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36613 41581 37036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.48% 84.63% 83.83%
Number of salaries quoted 30634 34514 30851
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

WAN Optimisation
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN Optimisation across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

WAN Optimisation Jobs Demand Trend in London

WAN Optimisation
Salary Trend in London

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

WAN Optimisation Salary Trend in London

WAN Optimisation
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN Optimisation across the London region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

WAN Optimisation Salary Histogram in London

WAN Optimisation
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN Optimisation within the London region over the 3 months to 29 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
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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 +32 1 £70,000 +12.00%
Docklands, London +9 1 £75,000 +40.18%
WAN Optimisation
England

WAN Optimisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing WAN Optimisation 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 WAN Optimisation.

1 45 (100.00%) WAN
2 38 (84.44%) Riverbed
3 31 (68.89%) Cisco
4 26 (57.78%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (55.56%) BGP
5 25 (55.56%) Firewall
6 24 (53.33%) Wireless
6 24 (53.33%) Finance
7 22 (48.89%) VLAN
8 21 (46.67%) EIGRP
9 18 (40.00%) OSPF
9 18 (40.00%) VoIP
10 17 (37.78%) Windows
10 17 (37.78%) Juniper
11 16 (35.56%) SAN
11 16 (35.56%) Legal
12 15 (33.33%) CCNP
12 15 (33.33%) VPN
13 14 (31.11%) MS Exchange
13 14 (31.11%) LAN
13 14 (31.11%) Active Directory
13 14 (31.11%) MPLS
13 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2008
14 13 (28.89%) SolarWinds
14 13 (28.89%) DFS Replication
14 13 (28.89%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (28.89%) Exchange Server 2010
14 13 (28.89%) NAS
14 13 (28.89%) Infrastructure Management
14 13 (28.89%) Exchange Server 2013

WAN Optimisation
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing WAN Optimisation 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 WAN Optimisation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (31.11%) MS Exchange
2 13 (28.89%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (28.89%) Exchange Server 2013
2 13 (28.89%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (20.00%) Lync
Business Applications
1 6 (13.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.00%) IaaS
2 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 45 (100.00%) WAN
2 25 (55.56%) BGP
2 25 (55.56%) Firewall
3 24 (53.33%) Wireless
4 22 (48.89%) VLAN
5 21 (46.67%) EIGRP
6 18 (40.00%) OSPF
6 18 (40.00%) VoIP
7 16 (35.56%) SAN
8 15 (33.33%) VPN
9 14 (31.11%) LAN
9 14 (31.11%) MPLS
10 13 (28.89%) NAS
10 13 (28.89%) WLAN
11 10 (22.22%) WAAS
12 9 (20.00%) Ethernet
12 9 (20.00%) TCP/IP
12 9 (20.00%) IPsec
12 9 (20.00%) Unified Communications
12 9 (20.00%) xDSL
General
1 24 (53.33%) Finance
2 16 (35.56%) Legal
3 11 (24.44%) Telecoms
4 7 (15.56%) Marketing
5 6 (13.33%) Electronics
5 6 (13.33%) Law
5 6 (13.33%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (42.22%) Analyst
2 14 (31.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 13 (28.89%) Server Analyst
3 13 (28.89%) Consultant
4 9 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
4 9 (20.00%) Network Engineer
5 8 (17.78%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 8 (17.78%) Senior Sales Consultant
5 8 (17.78%) Sales Consultant
6 4 (8.89%) Network Consultant
6 4 (8.89%) Communications Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Enterprise Consultant
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Network Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Voice Analyst
9 1 (2.22%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
9 1 (2.22%) Data Network Analyst
9 1 (2.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Cisco Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (13.33%) DTV
3 3 (6.67%) PKI
4 2 (4.44%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.22%) Life Science
5 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (37.78%) Windows
2 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) Infrastructure Management
2 10 (22.22%) Network Design
3 6 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (13.33%) Network Management
3 6 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (13.33%) Programme Management
4 4 (8.89%) Load Balancing
4 4 (8.89%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (6.67%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.44%) DevOps
6 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.22%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.22%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.22%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (57.78%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (33.33%) CCNP
3 8 (17.78%) CCNA
4 6 (13.33%) Degree
5 5 (11.11%) CISSP
5 5 (11.11%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (31.11%) Active Directory
2 13 (28.89%) DFS Replication
2 13 (28.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (28.89%) VMware Server
3 4 (8.89%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (15.56%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (6.67%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.22%) SCCM
3 1 (2.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 38 (84.44%) Riverbed
2 31 (68.89%) Cisco
3 17 (37.78%) Juniper
4 13 (28.89%) SolarWinds
4 13 (28.89%) Mitel
4 13 (28.89%) VMware
4 13 (28.89%) NetApp
5 10 (22.22%) CheckPoint
6 9 (20.00%) Ipanema Technologies
7 8 (17.78%) F5
8 7 (15.56%) HP
9 6 (13.33%) SAP
10 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
11 4 (8.89%) SonicWALL
12 3 (6.67%) ProCurve
13 1 (2.22%) ServiceNow
13 1 (2.22%) Blue Coat
13 1 (2.22%) Speakerbus
13 1 (2.22%) Avaya
13 1 (2.22%) Citrix