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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN Optimisation over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WAN Optimization
Rank 630 634 654
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +20
Permanent jobs citing WAN Optimisation 23 28 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.057% 0.065% 0.077%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.064% 0.074% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 21 26 30
Median salary £60,000 £56,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
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
36081 37892 43030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.49% 87.55% 86.92%
Number of salaries quoted 31160 31705 35710
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

WAN Optimisation
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing WAN Optimisation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 31 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN Optimisation within the London region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +50 5 £70,000 -
Croydon - 1 £50,000 -
WAN Optimisation
England

WAN Optimisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing WAN Optimisation 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 WAN Optimisation.

1 75 (100.00%) WAN
2 59 (78.67%) Riverbed
3 54 (72.00%) Cisco
4 40 (53.33%) Firewall
4 40 (53.33%) VMware
5 37 (49.33%) Finance
6 36 (48.00%) Windows
6 36 (48.00%) VLAN
7 35 (46.67%) VoIP
8 34 (45.33%) SAN
8 34 (45.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 34 (45.33%) SolarWinds
9 32 (42.67%) Legal
9 32 (42.67%) Wireless
10 31 (41.33%) LAN
10 31 (41.33%) VMware Server
11 30 (40.00%) F5
11 30 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
12 29 (38.67%) Active Directory
12 29 (38.67%) Windows Server 2008
13 28 (37.33%) WLAN
13 28 (37.33%) MS Exchange
14 26 (34.67%) VPN
14 26 (34.67%) NetApp
14 26 (34.67%) BGP
14 26 (34.67%) Mitel
14 26 (34.67%) Exchange Server 2007
14 26 (34.67%) Exchange Server 2010
14 26 (34.67%) DFS Replication
14 26 (34.67%) NAS

WAN Optimisation
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:

Application Platforms
1 28 (37.33%) MS Exchange
2 26 (34.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 26 (34.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 26 (34.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (8.00%) Skype for Business
4 3 (4.00%) IIS
4 3 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (6.67%) MS Office
2 3 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.00%) IaaS
2 2 (2.67%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 75 (100.00%) WAN
2 40 (53.33%) Firewall
3 36 (48.00%) VLAN
4 35 (46.67%) VoIP
5 34 (45.33%) SAN
6 32 (42.67%) Wireless
7 31 (41.33%) LAN
8 28 (37.33%) WLAN
9 26 (34.67%) BGP
9 26 (34.67%) NAS
9 26 (34.67%) VPN
10 25 (33.33%) OSPF
11 21 (28.00%) SSL
12 20 (26.67%) MPLS
13 19 (25.33%) Cisco ASA
13 19 (25.33%) Network Security
14 16 (21.33%) Cisco Nexus
14 16 (21.33%) EIGRP
15 14 (18.67%) Cisco ISE
15 14 (18.67%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 4 (5.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 37 (49.33%) Finance
2 32 (42.67%) Legal
3 13 (17.33%) Telecoms
4 9 (12.00%) Banking
5 3 (4.00%) Law
6 2 (2.67%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.67%) Marketing
7 1 (1.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 32 (42.67%) Analyst
2 29 (38.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 26 (34.67%) Server Analyst
4 24 (32.00%) Network Engineer
5 16 (21.33%) Network Security Engineer
5 16 (21.33%) Security Engineer
6 12 (16.00%) Data Engineer
7 10 (13.33%) Citrix Analyst
7 10 (13.33%) Consultant
8 8 (10.67%) Data Network Engineer
9 6 (8.00%) Presales Consultant
10 5 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
10 5 (6.67%) Head of Infrastructure
10 5 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
10 5 (6.67%) Support Analyst
11 4 (5.33%) Cisco Voice Engineer
11 4 (5.33%) Voice Engineer
12 3 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support
12 3 (4.00%) Senior Presales Consultant
12 3 (4.00%) WAN Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.67%) XMPP
2 4 (5.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.67%) Data Centre
2 10 (13.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 7 (9.33%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.33%) Replication
5 2 (2.67%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 36 (48.00%) Windows
2 29 (38.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (10.67%) Android
4 8 (10.67%) Windows Server
5 4 (5.33%) Linux
6 2 (2.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (34.67%) Infrastructure Management
1 26 (34.67%) Infrastructure Transformation
1 26 (34.67%) Server Virtualisation
2 18 (24.00%) Load Balancing
3 13 (17.33%) Network Design
4 11 (14.67%) ITIL
5 10 (13.33%) DDoS Mitigation
5 10 (13.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 10 (13.33%) Presales
6 9 (12.00%) Problem Management
7 8 (10.67%) Data Security
7 8 (10.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 8 (10.67%) Network Security Management
7 8 (10.67%) Security Management
7 8 (10.67%) SIEM
7 8 (10.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
8 7 (9.33%) Information Security
8 7 (9.33%) Release Management
9 6 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.67%) SQL
2 2 (2.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (2.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (29.33%) CCNP
3 7 (9.33%) CCIE
3 7 (9.33%) CCVP
4 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (5.33%) CCDA
5 4 (5.33%) CCDP
5 4 (5.33%) MCSE
6 3 (4.00%) CCA
6 3 (4.00%) CCEE
6 3 (4.00%) CCNA
6 3 (4.00%) CCSA
6 3 (4.00%) CCSP
6 3 (4.00%) Check Point Certification
6 3 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (4.00%) MCSA
7 2 (2.67%) CISSP
7 2 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (45.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (41.33%) VMware Server
3 29 (38.67%) Active Directory
4 26 (34.67%) DFS Replication
5 11 (14.67%) XenApp
6 10 (13.33%) Xen
7 8 (10.67%) XenDesktop
8 4 (5.33%) Hyper-V
9 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (10.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (9.33%) SCCM
3 5 (6.67%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.67%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (2.67%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.67%) SELinux
5 1 (1.33%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 59 (78.67%) Riverbed
2 54 (72.00%) Cisco
3 40 (53.33%) VMware
4 34 (45.33%) SolarWinds
5 30 (40.00%) F5
6 26 (34.67%) Mitel
6 26 (34.67%) NetApp
7 25 (33.33%) Citrix
8 24 (32.00%) HP
8 24 (32.00%) Juniper
9 14 (18.67%) CheckPoint
10 12 (16.00%) Microsoft
11 9 (12.00%) Meraki
12 8 (10.67%) Brocade
12 8 (10.67%) Forcepoint
12 8 (10.67%) LogRhythm
12 8 (10.67%) Sourcefire
12 8 (10.67%) TippingPoint
13 7 (9.33%) Palo Alto
14 6 (8.00%) Ipanema Technologies