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 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 235 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WAAS 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.053% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.34% - -
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
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
878 1157 1100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.50% 17.60% 15.40%
Number of salaries quoted 745 874 843
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 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

WAAS
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAAS within the North West region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 3 - -
WAAS
England

WAAS
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the North West

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 North West 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 the North West 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