The table below looks at the statistics for WAAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAAS over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS)
Rank 135 135 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing WAAS 1 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.045% 0.34% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% 1.06% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £67,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £67,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-45.92% +68.75%
WAAS
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
598 752 712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 26.99% 31.69% 31.19%
Number of salaries quoted 389 403 542
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,700
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

WAAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

WAAS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

WAAS
Salary Trend in Reading

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

WAAS Salary Trend in Reading

WAAS
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing WAAS 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 WAAS.

1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WLAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) CISA
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) COBIT
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) PCI QSA
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus

WAAS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing WAAS 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 WAAS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WLAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Network Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security Architect
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) CISA
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) PCI QSA
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) VMware