The table below looks at the statistics for WAAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAAS over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS)
Rank - 36 34
Permanent jobs citing WAAS 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - 0.35% 1.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.63% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £50,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -31.03%
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+68.75% -
WAAS
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18 38 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 13.95% 13.24% 32.63%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 61
Average salary £55,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAAS across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAAS Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

WAAS
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

WAAS Salary Trend in the Midlands