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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WAN Optimization
Rank 424 440 465
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +25
Permanent jobs citing WAN Optimisation 18 33 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.098% 0.16% 0.068%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.18% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 17 28 11
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £39,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,800 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,750
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.63%
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
15649 18106 19545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.63% 85.23% 83.42%
Number of salaries quoted 13142 14499 15601
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN Optimisation across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

WAN Optimisation Salary Histogram 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 1 July 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 +6 9 £52,500 +23.52%
Surrey +33 8 £50,000 -
Berkshire +3 1 £65,000 +13.04%
WAN Optimisation
England

WAN Optimisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 31 (100.00%) WAN
1 31 (100.00%) Cisco
2 27 (87.10%) Firewall
3 25 (80.65%) Data Centre
4 24 (77.42%) IPsec
5 22 (70.97%) SAN
6 20 (64.52%) LAN
7 19 (61.29%) SSL
7 19 (61.29%) Load Balancing
8 18 (58.06%) Cisco Certification
8 18 (58.06%) OSPF
8 18 (58.06%) BGP
9 17 (54.84%) MPLS
10 16 (51.61%) 3G
10 16 (51.61%) Wi-Fi
10 16 (51.61%) Network Design
10 16 (51.61%) Operations Management
10 16 (51.61%) 4G
11 15 (48.39%) Change Control
11 15 (48.39%) SLA
11 15 (48.39%) ITIL
12 14 (45.16%) DNS
12 14 (45.16%) DHCP
13 13 (41.94%) Wireless
13 13 (41.94%) SolarWinds
14 12 (38.71%) Junos
14 12 (38.71%) Cisco Nexus
14 12 (38.71%) Juniper
15 11 (35.48%) Cisco Prime
15 11 (35.48%) Ethernet

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 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 31 (100.00%) WAN
2 27 (87.10%) Firewall
3 24 (77.42%) IPsec
4 22 (70.97%) SAN
5 20 (64.52%) LAN
6 19 (61.29%) SSL
7 18 (58.06%) BGP
7 18 (58.06%) OSPF
8 17 (54.84%) MPLS
9 16 (51.61%) 3G
9 16 (51.61%) 4G
9 16 (51.61%) Wi-Fi
10 14 (45.16%) DHCP
10 14 (45.16%) DNS
11 13 (41.94%) Wireless
12 12 (38.71%) Cisco Nexus
12 12 (38.71%) Junos
13 11 (35.48%) FCoE
13 11 (35.48%) TACACS
13 11 (35.48%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Network Engineer
2 13 (41.94%) Senior Network Engineer
3 8 (25.81%) Consultant
3 8 (25.81%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 8 (25.81%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
3 8 (25.81%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
3 8 (25.81%) Network Security Consultant
3 8 (25.81%) Security Consultant
4 5 (16.13%) IT Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior IT Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Juniper Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) LAN Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Network Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 25 (80.65%) Data Centre
2 11 (35.48%) Management Information System
2 11 (35.48%) PKI
3 7 (22.58%) Computer Science
3 7 (22.58%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Linux
2 5 (16.13%) Windows
3 3 (9.68%) Unix
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Load Balancing
2 16 (51.61%) Network Design
2 16 (51.61%) Operations Management
3 15 (48.39%) Change Control
3 15 (48.39%) ITIL
4 11 (35.48%) Information Management
5 8 (25.81%) Performance Analysis
5 8 (25.81%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (9.68%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (9.68%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (9.68%) Web Filtering
7 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.45%) Network Architecture
7 2 (6.45%) Performance Improvement
8 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
8 1 (3.23%) ITIL V3
8 1 (3.23%) Logistics
8 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
8 1 (3.23%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (58.06%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (25.81%) Degree
3 2 (6.45%) CCNA
4 1 (3.23%) CCIE
4 1 (3.23%) CCNP
4 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (48.39%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
3 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
3 3 (9.68%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (9.68%) ISA Server
4 1 (3.23%) ProxySG
4 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (35.48%) Cisco Prime
1 11 (35.48%) SolarWinds Orion
2 8 (25.81%) SELinux
3 1 (3.23%) SCCM
3 1 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (41.94%) SolarWinds
3 12 (38.71%) Juniper
4 11 (35.48%) Barracuda Networks
4 11 (35.48%) F5
4 11 (35.48%) Palo Alto
4 11 (35.48%) VMware
5 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
6 4 (12.90%) Riverbed
7 3 (9.68%) 3Com
7 3 (9.68%) Forcepoint
7 3 (9.68%) HP
8 1 (3.23%) Blue Coat
8 1 (3.23%) Citrix
8 1 (3.23%) Dell
8 1 (3.23%) Dell Compellent