The table below looks at the statistics for WAAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAAS over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS)
Rank - - 267
Permanent jobs citing WAAS 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.027%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £58,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
-38.46% -3.70%
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 North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
956 889 1144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.26% 14.69% 15.39%
Number of salaries quoted 778 708 961
Median salary £38,000 £41,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.43% +12.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

WAAS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

WAAS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

WAAS Salary Trend in the North West