The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WAN Optimization
Rank 629 604 646
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +42
Permanent jobs citing WAN Optimisation 36 11 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.072% 0.024% 0.043%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.088% 0.029% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 27 10 23
Average salary £50,000 £70,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +47.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £49,750 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £71,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41096 37728 44373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 81.78% 81.53% 79.10%
Number of salaries quoted 33643 31482 38139
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
WAN Optimisation
England

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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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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
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City of London +2 11 £62,500 +4.16% 2
Ilford - 1 £40,000 -
WAN Optimisation
England

WAN Optimisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 60 (100.00%) WAN
2 56 (93.33%) Cisco
3 35 (58.33%) Riverbed
4 34 (56.67%) Wireless
5 32 (53.33%) LAN
6 31 (51.67%) Firewall
7 30 (50.00%) MPLS
8 29 (48.33%) Cisco Certification
9 26 (43.33%) CheckPoint
10 24 (40.00%) Law
11 23 (38.33%) VPN
11 23 (38.33%) Cisco ASA
12 21 (35.00%) Windows
13 20 (33.33%) WLAN
14 19 (31.67%) Windows Server 2008
15 18 (30.00%) VLAN
15 18 (30.00%) VoIP
15 18 (30.00%) CCNP
15 18 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
16 16 (26.67%) HP
16 16 (26.67%) Degree
16 16 (26.67%) Video Conferencing
16 16 (26.67%) SolarWinds
17 15 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
18 14 (23.33%) F5
18 14 (23.33%) SSL
18 14 (23.33%) DHCP
19 13 (21.67%) DNS
19 13 (21.67%) Microsoft
19 13 (21.67%) Network Architecture

WAN Optimisation
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 60 (100.00%) WAN
2 34 (56.67%) Wireless
3 32 (53.33%) LAN
4 31 (51.67%) Firewall
5 30 (50.00%) MPLS
6 23 (38.33%) VPN
6 23 (38.33%) Cisco ASA
7 20 (33.33%) WLAN
8 18 (30.00%) VLAN
8 18 (30.00%) VoIP
9 15 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 14 (23.33%) SSL
10 14 (23.33%) DHCP
11 13 (21.67%) DNS
12 12 (20.00%) SAN
13 10 (16.67%) SNMP
13 10 (16.67%) LDAP
14 9 (15.00%) Network Security
14 9 (15.00%) WAAS
15 8 (13.33%) VPLS
General
1 24 (40.00%) Law
2 11 (18.33%) Telecoms
3 9 (15.00%) Finance
4 6 (10.00%) Electronics
5 3 (5.00%) Financial Institution
6 2 (3.33%) Legal
6 2 (3.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (35.00%) Analyst
2 20 (33.33%) Network Analyst
3 14 (23.33%) Network Engineer
4 11 (18.33%) Network Support
5 10 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
6 8 (13.33%) Network Operations Analyst
7 6 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
7 6 (10.00%) Consultant
8 5 (8.33%) Architect
9 4 (6.67%) Network Team Leader
9 4 (6.67%) Senior Network Support
9 4 (6.67%) Security Architect
9 4 (6.67%) Network Architect
9 4 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
9 4 (6.67%) Network Security Analyst
9 4 (6.67%) Team Leader
9 4 (6.67%) Security Analyst
9 4 (6.67%) Support Analyst
9 4 (6.67%) Network Support Analyst
9 4 (6.67%) Security Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.67%) Video Conferencing
2 10 (16.67%) SecurID
3 9 (15.00%) Computer Science
4 7 (11.67%) Mathematics
5 6 (10.00%) Physics
6 5 (8.33%) PKI
7 3 (5.00%) Hedge funds
8 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 21 (35.00%) Windows
2 19 (31.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (6.67%) UNIX
4 4 (6.67%) Linux
5 2 (3.33%) Debian
5 2 (3.33%) FreeBSD
6 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.67%) Network Architecture
2 12 (20.00%) Migration
3 10 (16.67%) Information Security
4 8 (13.33%) Identity Management
5 7 (11.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (11.67%) Business Continuity
6 6 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (6.67%) Network Design
7 4 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (6.67%) Load Balancing
7 4 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (6.67%) Security Architecture
7 4 (6.67%) Performance Management
8 3 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (3.33%) Network Load Balancing
9 2 (3.33%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Management
9 2 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.67%) C
1 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (48.33%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (30.00%) CCNP
3 16 (26.67%) Degree
4 11 (18.33%) CCNA
5 8 (13.33%) CCIE
6 4 (6.67%) CCSE
6 4 (6.67%) CCDE
7 2 (3.33%) CISSP
7 2 (3.33%) CCIP
8 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.67%) CCDA
8 1 (1.67%) CCDP
8 1 (1.67%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (18.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (13.33%) DFS Replication
3 6 (10.00%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (1.67%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (1.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 56 (93.33%) Cisco
2 35 (58.33%) Riverbed
3 26 (43.33%) CheckPoint
4 16 (26.67%) HP
4 16 (26.67%) SolarWinds
5 14 (23.33%) F5
6 13 (21.67%) Microsoft
7 10 (16.67%) VMware
8 8 (13.33%) Tandberg
8 8 (13.33%) ProCurve
9 7 (11.67%) Blue Coat
10 5 (8.33%) MobileIron
10 5 (8.33%) IronPort
11 4 (6.67%) Mitel
12 2 (3.33%) BT
12 2 (3.33%) NetApp
12 2 (3.33%) Exinda
13 1 (1.67%) ServiceNow
13 1 (1.67%) Citrix
13 1 (1.67%) Juniper
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Great package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
CPS Group
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + car, benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
East London
Total Gas & Power Limited
Salary: Market competitive salary plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 20 days ago