The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Communications & Networking category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS)
Rank 130 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WAAS 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.38% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.17% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £67,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+68.75% +1.91%
Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
766 700 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 32.00% 30.78% 26.23%
Number of salaries quoted 411 529 419
Average salary £47,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,400 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAAS
Berkshire

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 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (100.00%) EMC
1 9 (100.00%) Citrix
1 9 (100.00%) CCA
1 9 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) NetApp
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 9 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 9 (100.00%) NCDA
1 9 (100.00%) NCIE
1 9 (100.00%) VTSP
1 9 (100.00%) vCloud
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (55.56%) CCIA
2 5 (55.56%) 3PAR
2 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (55.56%) VCAP
2 5 (55.56%) vSphere
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (55.56%) CLARiiON
2 5 (55.56%) MCTS
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (55.56%) MCITP
2 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2003

WAAS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Storage Solutions Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Solutions Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Virtualisation Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Storage Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) Technology Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) FlexPod Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) CLARiiON
1 5 (55.56%) Celerra
2 4 (44.44%) FlexPod
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) CCA
1 9 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 9 (100.00%) NCDA
1 9 (100.00%) NCIE
1 9 (100.00%) VTSP
2 5 (55.56%) CCIA
2 5 (55.56%) VCAP
2 5 (55.56%) MCTS
2 5 (55.56%) MCITP
2 5 (55.56%) MCSE
2 5 (55.56%) CCEA
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (44.44%) CCEE
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 9 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 9 (100.00%) vCloud
2 5 (55.56%) vSphere
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) EMC
1 9 (100.00%) Citrix
1 9 (100.00%) NetApp
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) 3PAR