The table below looks at the statistics for WAAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAAS over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS)
Rank 173 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WAAS 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.087% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.59% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £72,500 £53,250
% change year-on-year
-20.68% +36.15%
WAAS
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
510 614 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.71% 16.80% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 442 488 455
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WAAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing WAAS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAAS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

WAAS
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

WAAS Salary Trend in Manchester

WAAS
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT jobs citing WAAS 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 Manchester region with a requirement for WAAS.

1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (100.00%) XMPP
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
1 3 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 3 (100.00%) xDSL
1 3 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 3 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 3 (100.00%) WAN Optimisation
1 3 (100.00%) IaaS
1 3 (100.00%) Ipanema Technologies
1 3 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Presales

WAAS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 3 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) xDSL
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Solutions Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) WAN Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) Security Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) XMPP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 2 (66.67%) Presales
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Ipanema Technologies
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) Riverbed