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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WAN Optimization
Rank 396 465 459
Rank change year-on-year
+69 -6
Permanent jobs citing WAN Optimisation 11 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.068% 0.042% 0.059%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.079% 0.048% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 4
Median salary £57,500 £65,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% +15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £59,250 £49,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £52,500 £58,750
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -10.63%
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
13910 18566 18472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.87% 86.09% 84.12%
Number of salaries quoted 11461 15541 14620
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,898 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £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
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 8 December 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 8 December 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 - 7 £58,000 -
Berkshire +50 3 £47,500 -29.62%
Surrey +27 1 £52,500 -12.50%
WAN Optimisation
England

WAN Optimisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 37 (100.00%) WAN
1 37 (100.00%) Cisco
2 25 (67.57%) Data Centre
3 24 (64.86%) Riverbed
3 24 (64.86%) Firewall
4 22 (59.46%) LAN
4 22 (59.46%) SAN
5 21 (56.76%) VLAN
6 20 (54.05%) MPLS
7 19 (51.35%) Cisco Nexus
8 18 (48.65%) Cisco Certification
9 17 (45.95%) DHCP
9 17 (45.95%) DNS
9 17 (45.95%) SolarWinds
10 16 (43.24%) Palo Alto
11 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
11 13 (35.14%) Windows
12 12 (32.43%) MS Exchange
12 12 (32.43%) TCP/IP
12 12 (32.43%) Active Directory
12 12 (32.43%) HP
12 12 (32.43%) OSPF
12 12 (32.43%) BGP
12 12 (32.43%) ISA Server
12 12 (32.43%) 3Com
12 12 (32.43%) VMware
12 12 (32.43%) Wireless
12 12 (32.43%) Infrastructure Management
12 12 (32.43%) Network Monitoring
12 12 (32.43%) Forefront TMG

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 12 (32.43%) Exchange Server 2010
1 12 (32.43%) MS Exchange
2 6 (16.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 37 (100.00%) WAN
2 24 (64.86%) Firewall
3 22 (59.46%) LAN
3 22 (59.46%) SAN
4 21 (56.76%) VLAN
5 20 (54.05%) MPLS
6 19 (51.35%) Cisco Nexus
7 17 (45.95%) DHCP
7 17 (45.95%) DNS
8 12 (32.43%) BGP
8 12 (32.43%) OSPF
8 12 (32.43%) TCP/IP
8 12 (32.43%) Wireless
9 11 (29.73%) 3G
9 11 (29.73%) 4G
9 11 (29.73%) IPsec
9 11 (29.73%) Junos
9 11 (29.73%) SSL
9 11 (29.73%) Unified Communications
9 11 (29.73%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 21 (56.76%) Network Engineer
2 12 (32.43%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (24.32%) Architect
3 9 (24.32%) Network Architect
3 9 (24.32%) Network Technical Architect
3 9 (24.32%) Technical Architect
4 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Juniper Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Test Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Blue Coat Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Network Optimisation Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Optimisation Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Subject Matter Expert
6 1 (2.70%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 25 (67.57%) Data Centre
2 11 (29.73%) Management Information System
2 11 (29.73%) PKI
3 3 (8.11%) Contactless
Operating Systems
1 13 (35.14%) Windows
2 6 (16.22%) Windows Server
2 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Infrastructure Management
1 12 (32.43%) Network Monitoring
2 11 (29.73%) Information Management
2 11 (29.73%) ITIL
2 11 (29.73%) Load Balancing
2 11 (29.73%) Network Design
2 11 (29.73%) Operations Management
3 10 (27.03%) Change Control
4 6 (16.22%) Network Architecture
4 6 (16.22%) Performance Improvement
4 6 (16.22%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (2.70%) Business Analysis
5 1 (2.70%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.70%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.70%) Logistics
5 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.70%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.70%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (48.65%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (16.22%) CCNA
3 1 (2.70%) CCIE
3 1 (2.70%) CCNP
3 1 (2.70%) Degree
3 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.03%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (32.43%) Active Directory
1 12 (32.43%) Forefront TMG
1 12 (32.43%) ISA Server
2 6 (16.22%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.70%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 10 (27.03%) Cisco Prime
1 10 (27.03%) SolarWinds Orion
2 6 (16.22%) SCCM
2 6 (16.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) Cisco
2 24 (64.86%) Riverbed
3 17 (45.95%) SolarWinds
4 16 (43.24%) Palo Alto
5 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
6 12 (32.43%) 3Com
6 12 (32.43%) HP
6 12 (32.43%) VMware
7 11 (29.73%) Juniper
8 10 (27.03%) Barracuda Networks
8 10 (27.03%) F5
9 6 (16.22%) Citrix
9 6 (16.22%) Dell
9 6 (16.22%) Dell Compellent
10 3 (8.11%) Blue Coat
11 2 (5.41%) Infovista
12 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
12 1 (2.70%) Fortinet