The table below looks at the statistics for WAAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAAS over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS)
England / South East
Rank 383 449 459
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +10
Permanent jobs citing WAAS 14 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.094% 0.031% 0.010%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.45% 0.16% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 1
Median salary £40,000 £66,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-39.62% +76.66%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £62,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-36.00% +45.34%

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3141 3858 4516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.12% 20.06% 22.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2525 3251 3426
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

WAAS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

WAAS
Salary Trend in the South East

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

WAAS Salary Trend in the South East

WAAS
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAAS across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

WAAS Salary Histogram in the South East

WAAS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAAS within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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
Oxfordshire - 11 £40,000 -
Kent - 2 £72,500 -
Surrey - 1 £72,500 -
WAAS
England

WAAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 South East region with a requirement for WAAS.

1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
1 19 (100.00%) Firewall
1 19 (100.00%) Wireless
1 19 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 19 (100.00%) F5
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (57.89%) Cisco ISE
2 11 (57.89%) Network Monitoring
2 11 (57.89%) Cisco Wireless
2 11 (57.89%) Skype for Business
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server
2 11 (57.89%) Cisco IOS
2 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) VPN
2 11 (57.89%) Forcepoint
3 8 (42.11%) Service Management
3 8 (42.11%) ITIL
3 8 (42.11%) Project Management
3 8 (42.11%) Change Management
3 8 (42.11%) DNS
3 8 (42.11%) DHCP
3 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
3 8 (42.11%) Juniper
3 8 (42.11%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 8 (42.11%) CheckPoint
3 8 (42.11%) TippingPoint
3 8 (42.11%) PCI DSS
3 8 (42.11%) ISO/IEC 27001

WAAS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 11 (57.89%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 19 (100.00%) Firewall
1 19 (100.00%) Wireless
2 11 (57.89%) Cisco IOS
2 11 (57.89%) Cisco ISE
2 11 (57.89%) Cisco Wireless
2 11 (57.89%) VPN
3 8 (42.11%) BIG-IP
3 8 (42.11%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (42.11%) DHCP
3 8 (42.11%) DNS
3 8 (42.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 8 (42.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
3 8 (42.11%) Wireshark
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 6 (31.58%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Analyst
1 11 (57.89%) Network Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Cisco Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Cisco Network Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Network Engineer
3 7 (36.84%) Server Analyst
3 7 (36.84%) Windows Server Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
1 11 (57.89%) Windows Server
1 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (42.11%) Change Management
2 8 (42.11%) ITIL
2 8 (42.11%) Network Architecture
2 8 (42.11%) Project Management
2 8 (42.11%) Service Management
3 6 (31.58%) Risk Management
3 6 (31.58%) Service Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (42.11%) PCI DSS
2 6 (31.58%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Forefront TMG
1 4 (21.05%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
1 19 (100.00%) F5
1 19 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 11 (57.89%) Forcepoint
2 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 8 (42.11%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 8 (42.11%) Aruba
3 8 (42.11%) Blue Coat
3 8 (42.11%) CheckPoint
3 8 (42.11%) FireEye
3 8 (42.11%) Juniper
3 8 (42.11%) LogLogic
3 8 (42.11%) Palo Alto
3 8 (42.11%) Riverbed
3 8 (42.11%) TippingPoint
3 8 (42.11%) Tufin
4 6 (31.58%) Radianz