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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN Optimisation over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WAN Optimization
Rank 405 456 432
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -24
Permanent jobs citing WAN Optimisation 36 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.061% 0.027%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.076% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 32 9 5
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £43,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £66,400
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%
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
17215 18434 17003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 82.95% 80.60% 76.66%
Number of salaries quoted 13962 14493 13855
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

WAN Optimisation
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN Optimisation across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN Optimisation within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 July 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 +4 14 £57,500 -8.00%
West Sussex - 10 £42,500 -
Surrey - 6 £50,000 - 2
Hampshire +8 4 £42,500 -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Sussex - 1 £40,000 -
WAN Optimisation
England

WAN Optimisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing WAN Optimisation 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 WAN Optimisation.

1 71 (100.00%) WAN
2 57 (80.28%) Firewall
3 56 (78.87%) Cisco
4 45 (63.38%) Riverbed
5 43 (60.56%) Cisco Certification
6 39 (54.93%) VLAN
7 35 (49.30%) Juniper
8 33 (46.48%) VPN
9 32 (45.07%) LAN
9 32 (45.07%) Wireless
10 29 (40.85%) Network Monitoring
11 28 (39.44%) CCNP
12 25 (35.21%) TCP/IP
12 25 (35.21%) Data Centre
13 22 (30.99%) Cisco ASA
13 22 (30.99%) Load Balancing
14 21 (29.58%) Microsoft
14 21 (29.58%) HP
14 21 (29.58%) Network Architecture
15 20 (28.17%) MPLS
16 19 (26.76%) SSL
16 19 (26.76%) ITIL
16 19 (26.76%) Unified Communications
16 19 (26.76%) F5
17 17 (23.94%) VMware
17 17 (23.94%) OSPF
17 17 (23.94%) CheckPoint
18 16 (22.54%) BGP
18 16 (22.54%) SAN
18 16 (22.54%) CA

WAN Optimisation
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing WAN Optimisation 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 WAN Optimisation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (19.72%) MS Exchange
2 13 (18.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (7.04%) Lync
4 4 (5.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.90%) IaaS
2 4 (5.63%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 71 (100.00%) WAN
2 57 (80.28%) Firewall
3 39 (54.93%) VLAN
4 33 (46.48%) VPN
5 32 (45.07%) LAN
5 32 (45.07%) Wireless
6 25 (35.21%) TCP/IP
7 22 (30.99%) Cisco ASA
8 20 (28.17%) MPLS
9 19 (26.76%) SSL
9 19 (26.76%) Unified Communications
10 17 (23.94%) OSPF
11 16 (22.54%) BGP
11 16 (22.54%) SAN
11 16 (22.54%) SNMP
12 14 (19.72%) VPLS
12 14 (19.72%) Network Security
13 13 (18.31%) Cisco Nexus
13 13 (18.31%) EIGRP
13 13 (18.31%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (5.63%) Telecoms
1 4 (5.63%) Finance
2 2 (2.82%) Back Office
3 1 (1.41%) Electronics
3 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.41%) Marketing
3 1 (1.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (54.93%) Network Engineer
2 27 (38.03%) Senior Network Engineer
3 19 (26.76%) Consultant
4 18 (25.35%) Sales Consultant
5 17 (23.94%) Technical Consultant
6 16 (22.54%) Technical Sales Consultant
7 9 (12.68%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 8 (11.27%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
9 5 (7.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (4.23%) Analyst
11 2 (2.82%) Delivery Manager
11 2 (2.82%) Cisco Consultant
11 2 (2.82%) Senior Analyst
11 2 (2.82%) Services Delivery Manager
11 2 (2.82%) Service Manager
12 1 (1.41%) Network Manager
12 1 (1.41%) Technical Engineer
12 1 (1.41%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
12 1 (1.41%) Product Manager
12 1 (1.41%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.04%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 25 (35.21%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.63%) Mathematics
2 4 (5.63%) Clustering
3 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.23%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.23%) PKI
4 1 (1.41%) AS400
4 1 (1.41%) DTV
4 1 (1.41%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.31%) Windows
2 7 (9.86%) Linux
3 6 (8.45%) UNIX
4 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (40.85%) Network Monitoring
2 22 (30.99%) Load Balancing
3 21 (29.58%) Network Architecture
4 19 (26.76%) ITIL
5 16 (22.54%) Security Management
6 12 (16.90%) Penetration Testing
6 12 (16.90%) Migration
6 12 (16.90%) Vulnerability Management
6 12 (16.90%) Security Architecture
7 9 (12.68%) Performance Improvement
7 9 (12.68%) Change Control
7 9 (12.68%) Infrastructure Management
8 6 (8.45%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (8.45%) Project Management
9 5 (7.04%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (5.63%) High Availability
10 4 (5.63%) Agile Project Management
10 4 (5.63%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (4.23%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (4.23%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.41%) C
1 1 (1.41%) SQL
1 1 (1.41%) VBScript
1 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 43 (60.56%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (39.44%) CCNP
3 15 (21.13%) Degree
4 14 (19.72%) CCNA
5 13 (18.31%) CCIE
6 3 (4.23%) MCSE
6 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.41%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (18.31%) Forefront TMG
2 10 (14.08%) Active Directory
3 9 (12.68%) ISA Server
4 8 (11.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (5.63%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.41%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.41%) vSphere
6 1 (1.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (9.86%) SCCM
2 5 (7.04%) SCOM
3 4 (5.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (4.23%) CiscoWorks
4 3 (4.23%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.41%) vMotion
5 1 (1.41%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.41%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 56 (78.87%) Cisco
2 45 (63.38%) Riverbed
3 35 (49.30%) Juniper
4 21 (29.58%) Microsoft
4 21 (29.58%) HP
5 19 (26.76%) F5
6 17 (23.94%) VMware
6 17 (23.94%) CheckPoint
7 16 (22.54%) CA
7 16 (22.54%) NetScout
8 13 (18.31%) SolarWinds
9 9 (12.68%) 3Com
10 7 (9.86%) Citrix
11 6 (8.45%) Websense
12 4 (5.63%) Dell Compellent
12 4 (5.63%) Meraki
12 4 (5.63%) Symantec
12 4 (5.63%) Avaya
12 4 (5.63%) Dell
13 3 (4.23%) IronPort
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