The first table below looks at the demand for WAN Optimisation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN Optimisation over the 3 months to 18 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 Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WAN Optimization
Rank 180 186 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing WAN Optimisation 6 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.15% 0.073% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.093% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
Average salary £46,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.41% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3335 3233 2829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.41% 78.80% 75.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2750 2750 2528
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
WAN Optimisation
North West

WAN Optimisation
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN Optimisation across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

WAN Optimisation Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

WAN Optimisation
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

WAN Optimisation Salary Trend in Manchester

WAN Optimisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 6 (100.00%) SDH
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) CCIE
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) CCIP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
1 6 (100.00%) Nokia
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Internet
1 6 (100.00%) MPLS
1 6 (100.00%) DSL
1 6 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 6 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 6 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 6 (100.00%) F5
2 5 (83.33%) Network Management
2 5 (83.33%) SolarWinds
2 5 (83.33%) IPTV
2 5 (83.33%) Wireshark
2 5 (83.33%) Multicast
2 5 (83.33%) Migration
2 5 (83.33%) Wireless
2 5 (83.33%) OpenView
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) CiscoWorks
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Advertising

WAN Optimisation
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) SDH
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 6 (100.00%) Internet
1 6 (100.00%) MPLS
1 6 (100.00%) DSL
2 5 (83.33%) Wireshark
2 5 (83.33%) Multicast
2 5 (83.33%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
3 1 (16.67%) IGRP
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) OSPF
3 1 (16.67%) BGP
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Advertising
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) IPTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Security Architecture
2 5 (83.33%) Network Management
2 5 (83.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CCIE
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) CCIP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) OpenView
1 5 (83.33%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
1 6 (100.00%) Nokia
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 6 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 6 (100.00%) F5
2 5 (83.33%) SolarWinds
2 5 (83.33%) HP