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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WAN Optimization
Rank 606 579 619
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +40
Permanent jobs citing WAN Optimisation 30 30 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.063% 0.068% 0.025%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.076% 0.083% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 24 30 12
Average salary £65,000 £67,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% +42.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,800 £54,500 £40,350
10% offered a salary of more than £140,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -22.22%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
39531 36102 40848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 82.64% 81.55% 79.69%
Number of salaries quoted 32780 29775 35312
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,309 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 1 August 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 1 August 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
(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 -15 7 £65,000 +18.18% 3
Canary Wharf +2 1 £53,500 -28.66%
Docklands, London - 1 £53,500 -
WAN Optimisation
England

WAN Optimisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 67 (100.00%) WAN
2 49 (73.13%) Cisco
3 44 (65.67%) CheckPoint
4 43 (64.18%) Riverbed
5 42 (62.69%) MPLS
5 42 (62.69%) LAN
6 41 (61.19%) Firewall
7 38 (56.72%) Law
7 38 (56.72%) Windows
8 35 (52.24%) VLAN
9 34 (50.75%) Windows Server 2008
10 33 (49.25%) WLAN
11 32 (47.76%) Windows Server 2003
12 29 (43.28%) VPN
13 27 (40.30%) Wireless
14 25 (37.31%) HP
15 23 (34.33%) DHCP
15 23 (34.33%) VMware
16 22 (32.84%) SAN
17 21 (31.34%) Active Directory
17 21 (31.34%) Cisco Certification
17 21 (31.34%) SNMP
17 21 (31.34%) SecurID
18 19 (28.36%) DNS
18 19 (28.36%) CCNP
19 18 (26.87%) Cisco ASA
20 17 (25.37%) Video Conferencing
20 17 (25.37%) LDAP
21 16 (23.88%) SolarWinds
22 11 (16.42%) Continuous Improvement

WAN Optimisation
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 3 (4.48%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.48%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) IaaS
1 5 (7.46%) SaaS
1 5 (7.46%) PaaS
2 2 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 67 (100.00%) WAN
2 42 (62.69%) MPLS
2 42 (62.69%) LAN
3 41 (61.19%) Firewall
4 35 (52.24%) VLAN
5 33 (49.25%) WLAN
6 29 (43.28%) VPN
7 27 (40.30%) Wireless
8 23 (34.33%) DHCP
9 22 (32.84%) SAN
10 21 (31.34%) SNMP
11 19 (28.36%) DNS
12 18 (26.87%) Cisco ASA
13 17 (25.37%) LDAP
14 10 (14.93%) IP Telephony
14 10 (14.93%) TCP/IP
14 10 (14.93%) Kerberos
15 9 (13.43%) Network Security
15 9 (13.43%) Cisco Nexus
15 9 (13.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.46%) Big Data
1 5 (7.46%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.99%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.49%) DB2
3 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.49%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 38 (56.72%) Law
2 11 (16.42%) Telecoms
3 6 (8.96%) Finance
4 2 (2.99%) Back Office
5 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.49%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (41.79%) Analyst
2 27 (40.30%) Network Analyst
3 21 (31.34%) Operations Analyst
4 16 (23.88%) Network Engineer
5 15 (22.39%) Network Support
6 14 (20.90%) Network Operations Analyst
7 10 (14.93%) Support Analyst
7 10 (14.93%) Network Support Analyst
8 9 (13.43%) Senior Network Engineer
9 6 (8.96%) Consultant
10 5 (7.46%) Chief Technology Officer
11 4 (5.97%) Network Security Analyst
11 4 (5.97%) Security Operations Analyst
11 4 (5.97%) Network Security Engineer
11 4 (5.97%) Technical Consultant
11 4 (5.97%) Security Analyst
11 4 (5.97%) Security Engineer
11 4 (5.97%) Senior Network Support
12 3 (4.48%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
12 3 (4.48%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.46%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (31.34%) SecurID
2 17 (25.37%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (7.46%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.97%) Cryptography
5 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.99%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.99%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.49%) PKI
7 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.49%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 38 (56.72%) Windows
2 34 (50.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (47.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.99%) UNIX
5 2 (2.99%) Linux
6 1 (1.49%) zOS
6 1 (1.49%) FreeBSD
6 1 (1.49%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.42%) Continuous Improvement
1 11 (16.42%) Migration
2 8 (11.94%) Information Security
2 8 (11.94%) Load Balancing
3 7 (10.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (8.96%) Network Design
5 5 (7.46%) Scrum
5 5 (7.46%) Security Management
5 5 (7.46%) Analytics
5 5 (7.46%) Computer Security
6 4 (5.97%) Network Architecture
6 4 (5.97%) Identity Management
7 3 (4.48%) Project Management
8 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (2.99%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (2.99%) Performance Management
8 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (2.99%) SIEM
8 2 (2.99%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (1.49%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.46%) Java
2 3 (4.48%) VB
2 3 (4.48%) Perl
3 2 (2.99%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.49%) SQL
4 1 (1.49%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (31.34%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (28.36%) CCNP
3 7 (10.45%) Degree
4 6 (8.96%) CCIE
5 4 (5.97%) CCNA
6 2 (2.99%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.99%) CISSP
6 2 (2.99%) CCIP
7 1 (1.49%) CCDA
7 1 (1.49%) CCDP
7 1 (1.49%) CCSE
7 1 (1.49%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (31.34%) Active Directory
2 10 (14.93%) DFS Replication
3 9 (13.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.97%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.48%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.49%) NFS
6 1 (1.49%) XenApp
6 1 (1.49%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (5.97%) Cacti
2 4 (5.97%) OpenView
3 2 (2.99%) SCCM
3 2 (2.99%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (2.99%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.49%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 49 (73.13%) Cisco
2 44 (65.67%) CheckPoint
3 43 (64.18%) Riverbed
4 25 (37.31%) HP
5 23 (34.33%) VMware
6 16 (23.88%) SolarWinds
7 10 (14.93%) F5
7 10 (14.93%) Tandberg
7 10 (14.93%) ProCurve
8 9 (13.43%) Mitel
9 7 (10.45%) Exinda
9 7 (10.45%) NetApp
9 7 (10.45%) Microsoft
9 7 (10.45%) Juniper
10 4 (5.97%) Aruba
10 4 (5.97%) Blue Coat
11 3 (4.48%) Citrix
12 2 (2.99%) ServiceNow
12 2 (2.99%) BT
13 1 (1.49%) McAfee
London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
East London
Total Gas & Power Limited
Salary: Market competitive salary plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago