The table below looks at the statistics for WAN Optimisation skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN Optimisation over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WAN Optimization
Rank 408 446 462
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +16
Permanent jobs citing WAN Optimisation 23 23 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.11% 0.005%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.13% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 1
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -4.16%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
WAN Optimisation
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
15075 17979 18269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 86.06% 85.43% 83.53%
Number of salaries quoted 12496 14949 14096
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

WAN Optimisation
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing WAN Optimisation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

WAN Optimisation Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

WAN Optimisation
Salary Trend in the South East

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

WAN Optimisation Salary Trend in the South East

WAN Optimisation
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 WAN Optimisation within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
West Sussex +40 20 £50,000 +5.26%
Surrey +27 3 £52,500 -10.63%
WAN Optimisation
England

WAN Optimisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing WAN Optimisation 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 WAN Optimisation.

1 40 (100.00%) WAN
1 40 (100.00%) Cisco
2 30 (75.00%) Firewall
3 28 (70.00%) Data Centre
4 26 (65.00%) SAN
5 25 (62.50%) LAN
6 23 (57.50%) Cisco Certification
7 22 (55.00%) MPLS
7 22 (55.00%) VLAN
7 22 (55.00%) Riverbed
8 20 (50.00%) DHCP
8 20 (50.00%) DNS
9 19 (47.50%) SolarWinds
10 18 (45.00%) Cisco Nexus
11 17 (42.50%) Palo Alto
11 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
11 17 (42.50%) Windows
11 17 (42.50%) OSPF
11 17 (42.50%) BGP
12 15 (37.50%) IPsec
12 15 (37.50%) 3Com
12 15 (37.50%) VMware
12 15 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
12 15 (37.50%) Operations Management
12 15 (37.50%) Network Design
12 15 (37.50%) ISA Server
12 15 (37.50%) 3G
12 15 (37.50%) Active Directory
12 15 (37.50%) HP
12 15 (37.50%) MS Exchange

WAN Optimisation
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 15 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 15 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 7 (17.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 40 (100.00%) WAN
2 30 (75.00%) Firewall
3 26 (65.00%) SAN
4 25 (62.50%) LAN
5 22 (55.00%) MPLS
5 22 (55.00%) VLAN
6 20 (50.00%) DHCP
6 20 (50.00%) DNS
7 18 (45.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 17 (42.50%) BGP
8 17 (42.50%) OSPF
9 15 (37.50%) 3G
9 15 (37.50%) 4G
9 15 (37.50%) IPsec
9 15 (37.50%) TCP/IP
9 15 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
10 13 (32.50%) Wireless
11 12 (30.00%) Junos
12 11 (27.50%) TACACS
12 11 (27.50%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 21 (52.50%) Network Engineer
2 17 (42.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Architect
3 7 (17.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Network Architect
3 7 (17.50%) Network Technical Architect
3 7 (17.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Technical Architect
4 4 (10.00%) IT Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Senior IT Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Juniper Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Senior Firewall Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Subject Matter Expert
Miscellaneous
1 28 (70.00%) Data Centre
2 11 (27.50%) Management Information System
2 11 (27.50%) PKI
3 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.50%) Contactless
3 3 (7.50%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (42.50%) Windows
2 8 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) Infrastructure Management
1 15 (37.50%) Network Design
1 15 (37.50%) Network Monitoring
1 15 (37.50%) Operations Management
2 14 (35.00%) Change Control
2 14 (35.00%) ITIL
3 11 (27.50%) Information Management
3 11 (27.50%) Load Balancing
4 8 (20.00%) Network Architecture
4 8 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
5 7 (17.50%) Trend Analysis
6 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.50%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.50%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.50%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.50%) Logistics
7 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.50%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (57.50%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (20.00%) CCNA
3 4 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (2.50%) CCIE
4 1 (2.50%) CCNP
4 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (35.00%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 15 (37.50%) Forefront TMG
1 15 (37.50%) ISA Server
2 7 (17.50%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.50%) ProxySG
3 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (27.50%) Cisco Prime
1 11 (27.50%) SolarWinds Orion
2 7 (17.50%) SCCM
2 7 (17.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 40 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (55.00%) Riverbed
3 19 (47.50%) SolarWinds
4 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
4 17 (42.50%) Palo Alto
5 15 (37.50%) 3Com
5 15 (37.50%) HP
5 15 (37.50%) VMware
6 12 (30.00%) Juniper
7 11 (27.50%) Barracuda Networks
7 11 (27.50%) F5
8 7 (17.50%) Citrix
8 7 (17.50%) Dell
8 7 (17.50%) Dell Compellent
9 1 (2.50%) Blue Coat