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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WAN Optimization
Rank 610 600 605
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Permanent jobs citing WAN Optimisation 24 30 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.055% 0.067% 0.053%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.066% 0.080% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 25
Average salary £57,500 £51,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.74% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,300 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £130,000 £70,450 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+32.35% -
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
36525 37698 39038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.07% 83.57% 82.12%
Number of salaries quoted 30894 30607 33298
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 22 December 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 22 December 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 +14 6 £55,000 -12.00%
WAN Optimisation
England

WAN Optimisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 52 (100.00%) WAN
2 31 (59.62%) Cisco
3 24 (46.15%) Riverbed
4 22 (42.31%) Law
5 20 (38.46%) Firewall
6 18 (34.62%) CheckPoint
6 18 (34.62%) TCP/IP
6 18 (34.62%) LAN
7 17 (32.69%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (30.77%) Telecoms
8 16 (30.77%) IP Telephony
9 15 (28.85%) Wireless
9 15 (28.85%) EIGRP
10 14 (26.92%) MPLS
10 14 (26.92%) BGP
10 14 (26.92%) CCNP
10 14 (26.92%) .NET
10 14 (26.92%) Windows
10 14 (26.92%) Migration
11 13 (25.00%) VLAN
11 13 (25.00%) VPN
12 12 (23.08%) Java
12 12 (23.08%) Network Design
12 12 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (23.08%) Scrum
12 12 (23.08%) Security Management
12 12 (23.08%) SaaS
12 12 (23.08%) PaaS
12 12 (23.08%) Hadoop

WAN Optimisation
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 2 (3.85%) WorkSite
1 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (23.08%) SaaS
1 12 (23.08%) PaaS
1 12 (23.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (100.00%) WAN
2 20 (38.46%) Firewall
3 18 (34.62%) LAN
3 18 (34.62%) TCP/IP
4 16 (30.77%) IP Telephony
5 15 (28.85%) Wireless
5 15 (28.85%) EIGRP
6 14 (26.92%) BGP
6 14 (26.92%) MPLS
7 13 (25.00%) VLAN
7 13 (25.00%) VPN
8 11 (21.15%) Cisco IPT
9 9 (17.31%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (15.38%) WLAN
10 8 (15.38%) DHCP
11 7 (13.46%) DNS
11 7 (13.46%) Internet
12 6 (11.54%) SNMP
12 6 (11.54%) SAN
13 5 (9.62%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.08%) Hadoop
1 12 (23.08%) Big Data
2 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.85%) DB2
2 2 (3.85%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.85%) NonStop SQL
General
1 22 (42.31%) Law
2 16 (30.77%) Telecoms
3 7 (13.46%) Legal
4 5 (9.62%) Finance
5 1 (1.92%) Marketing
5 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (30.77%) Analyst
2 12 (23.08%) Chief Technology Officer
3 11 (21.15%) Network Engineer
3 11 (21.15%) Network Analyst
4 9 (17.31%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Operations Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Administrator
7 3 (5.77%) Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Security Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Voice Architect
8 2 (3.85%) Communications Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (3.85%) Network Operations Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Cisco Architect
8 2 (3.85%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Network Support Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (26.92%) .NET
2 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (11.54%) SecurID
3 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.85%) Cryptography
4 2 (3.85%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.92%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.92%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.92%) Windows
2 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.85%) UNIX
4 2 (3.85%) Linux
4 2 (3.85%) zOS
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.92%) Migration
2 12 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (23.08%) Scrum
2 12 (23.08%) Security Management
2 12 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (23.08%) Network Design
2 12 (23.08%) Analytics
3 10 (19.23%) Load Balancing
4 5 (9.62%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (5.77%) Network Management
6 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (5.77%) Computer Security
6 3 (5.77%) Incident Management
6 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (3.85%) Document Management
7 2 (3.85%) Practice Management
7 2 (3.85%) ITIL
7 2 (3.85%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.85%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.08%) Java
2 2 (3.85%) C#
2 2 (3.85%) Perl
2 2 (3.85%) SQL
2 2 (3.85%) VB
3 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.92%) C
3 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (32.69%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (26.92%) CCNP
3 5 (9.62%) CCNA
4 3 (5.77%) CISSP
5 2 (3.85%) CCIE
6 1 (1.92%) CCVP
6 1 (1.92%) Degree
6 1 (1.92%) CCDA
6 1 (1.92%) CCDP
System Software
1 9 (17.31%) Active Directory
2 7 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.77%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.77%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (5.77%) DFS Replication
4 2 (3.85%) NFS
4 2 (3.85%) VMware Server
4 2 (3.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (15.38%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (3.85%) Cacti
2 2 (3.85%) OpenView
3 1 (1.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (59.62%) Cisco
2 24 (46.15%) Riverbed
3 18 (34.62%) CheckPoint
4 10 (19.23%) VMware
5 9 (17.31%) Juniper
6 7 (13.46%) F5
7 6 (11.54%) SolarWinds
8 5 (9.62%) Aruba
8 5 (9.62%) HP
8 5 (9.62%) Mitel
9 3 (5.77%) NetApp
9 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
9 3 (5.77%) Exinda
10 2 (3.85%) Oracle
10 2 (3.85%) Sybase
10 2 (3.85%) Blue Coat
10 2 (3.85%) AppSense
11 1 (1.92%) McAfee
11 1 (1.92%) Huawei
11 1 (1.92%) Brocade