The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS)
Rank 443 434 436
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Permanent jobs citing WAAS 8 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.035% 0.018% 0.022%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.16% 0.078% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 5
Average salary £67,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+68.75% +2.56%
Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4939 5119 5201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.75% 23.11% 22.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3777 3991 4313
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAAS
England

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 25 July 2014. 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 - 8 £67,500 -
WAAS
England

WAAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 8 (72.73%) EMC
3 8 (72.73%) Citrix
3 8 (72.73%) CCA
3 8 (72.73%) Citrix Certification
3 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
3 8 (72.73%) NetApp
3 8 (72.73%) VMware
3 8 (72.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (72.73%) Hyper-V
3 8 (72.73%) XenDesktop
3 8 (72.73%) NCDA
3 8 (72.73%) NCIE
3 8 (72.73%) VTSP
3 8 (72.73%) vCloud
4 4 (36.36%) MCTS
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (36.36%) MCITP
4 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (36.36%) Celerra
4 4 (36.36%) CCEE
4 4 (36.36%) CCIA
4 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (36.36%) vSphere
4 4 (36.36%) 3PAR

WAAS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
1 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (27.27%) WAN
3 2 (18.18%) LAN
4 1 (9.09%) VoIP
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (9.09%) SAN
4 1 (9.09%) MPLS
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) Wireless
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (9.09%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Virtualisation Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Storage Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Technology Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Storage Solutions Architect
2 4 (36.36%) FlexPod Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) CLARiiON
1 4 (36.36%) Celerra
1 4 (36.36%) FlexPod
2 1 (9.09%) AVVID
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL
1 1 (9.09%) BCP
1 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
1 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
1 1 (9.09%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) CCA
1 8 (72.73%) Citrix Certification
1 8 (72.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 8 (72.73%) NCDA
1 8 (72.73%) NCIE
1 8 (72.73%) VTSP
2 4 (36.36%) CCEE
2 4 (36.36%) CCIA
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (36.36%) VCAP
2 4 (36.36%) MCSE
2 4 (36.36%) MCTS
2 4 (36.36%) MCITP
2 4 (36.36%) CCEA
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (18.18%) CCIE
4 2 (18.18%) CCNP
5 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
1 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (72.73%) Hyper-V
1 8 (72.73%) XenDesktop
1 8 (72.73%) vCloud
2 4 (36.36%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 8 (72.73%) EMC
3 8 (72.73%) Citrix
3 8 (72.73%) NetApp
3 8 (72.73%) VMware
4 4 (36.36%) 3PAR
5 1 (9.09%) Riverbed
5 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
5 1 (9.09%) Nokia
5 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 1 (9.09%) Remedy
5 1 (9.09%) McAfee
5 1 (9.09%) BT
5 1 (9.09%) BMC