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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAAS over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS)
Rank 437 445 419
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -26
Permanent jobs citing WAAS 7 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.033% 0.058% 0.028%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.16% 0.26% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 1
Average salary - £67,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +68.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £67,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-37.40% +68.75%
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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4384 5038 4753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.80% 22.61% 22.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3519 3731 3679
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

WAAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAAS across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAAS within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +1 5 - -
Hampshire - 2 - -
WAAS
England

WAAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (87.50%) Data Centre
2 7 (87.50%) Network Security
2 7 (87.50%) Network Design
2 7 (87.50%) OSPF
2 7 (87.50%) BGP
3 5 (62.50%) CCNP
4 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (50.00%) Degree
4 4 (50.00%) LAN
4 4 (50.00%) WAN
5 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
5 3 (37.50%) Firewall
5 3 (37.50%) VMware ESX
5 3 (37.50%) BT
5 3 (37.50%) IPsec
5 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
5 3 (37.50%) Banking
5 3 (37.50%) CCSE
5 3 (37.50%) SSH
5 3 (37.50%) PKI
5 3 (37.50%) BIG-IP
5 3 (37.50%) Ethernet
5 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP

WAAS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (87.50%) Network Security
2 7 (87.50%) OSPF
2 7 (87.50%) BGP
3 4 (50.00%) LAN
3 4 (50.00%) WAN
4 3 (37.50%) Ethernet
4 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (37.50%) VPN
4 3 (37.50%) SSL
4 3 (37.50%) IPv6
4 3 (37.50%) DWDM
4 3 (37.50%) MPLS
4 3 (37.50%) VoIP
4 3 (37.50%) IPsec
4 3 (37.50%) SSH
4 3 (37.50%) BIG-IP
4 3 (37.50%) EIGRP
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
General
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Network Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Network Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Designer
2 3 (37.50%) Network Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Data Centre
2 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Network Design
2 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
2 3 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
2 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) CCNP
3 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) OSCP
4 3 (37.50%) CCDE
4 3 (37.50%) CCIE
4 3 (37.50%) Check Point Certification
4 3 (37.50%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) vMotion
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) F5
2 3 (37.50%) Juniper
2 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
2 3 (37.50%) BT