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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WAN Optimization
Rank 417 425 432
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Permanent jobs citing WAN Optimisation 16 13 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.073% 0.060% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.091% 0.075% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 35
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+18.42% +11.76%
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
17501 17282 18079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 80.03% 79.52% 77.47%
Number of salaries quoted 13947 13758 15561
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
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 18 December 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
East Sussex - 13 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £56,250 -
Berkshire -1 1 £57,500 +9.52%
WAN Optimisation
England

WAN Optimisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 20 (100.00%) WAN
2 19 (95.00%) Firewall
3 18 (90.00%) LAN
3 18 (90.00%) Cisco
4 16 (80.00%) VPN
4 16 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (80.00%) Juniper
4 16 (80.00%) Wireless
5 15 (75.00%) CCNP
6 14 (70.00%) CheckPoint
6 14 (70.00%) Network Security
7 13 (65.00%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (65.00%) Security Architecture
7 13 (65.00%) VPLS
7 13 (65.00%) Unified Communications
7 13 (65.00%) F5
7 13 (65.00%) HSRP
7 13 (65.00%) IaaS
7 13 (65.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 13 (65.00%) MPLS
7 13 (65.00%) OSPF
7 13 (65.00%) BGP
7 13 (65.00%) EIGRP
7 13 (65.00%) HP
7 13 (65.00%) TCP/IP
7 13 (65.00%) SSL
7 13 (65.00%) RIP
7 13 (65.00%) Migration
7 13 (65.00%) IP Telephony
7 13 (65.00%) Penetration Testing

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (65.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) WAN
2 19 (95.00%) Firewall
3 18 (90.00%) LAN
4 16 (80.00%) VPN
4 16 (80.00%) Wireless
5 14 (70.00%) Network Security
6 13 (65.00%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (65.00%) Unified Communications
6 13 (65.00%) VLAN
6 13 (65.00%) VPLS
6 13 (65.00%) TCP/IP
6 13 (65.00%) HSRP
6 13 (65.00%) IP Telephony
6 13 (65.00%) SSL
6 13 (65.00%) MPLS
6 13 (65.00%) OSPF
6 13 (65.00%) BGP
6 13 (65.00%) EIGRP
6 13 (65.00%) RIP
7 2 (10.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 13 (65.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (5.00%) Security Specialist
3 1 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Network Specialist
3 1 (5.00%) Network Security Specialist
3 1 (5.00%) Network Security Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Security Designer
3 1 (5.00%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (5.00%) Designer
3 1 (5.00%) Pre Sales Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Network Designer
3 1 (5.00%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Solaris
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Migration
1 13 (65.00%) Security Architecture
1 13 (65.00%) Penetration Testing
1 13 (65.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 12 (60.00%) ITIL
3 11 (55.00%) Network Architecture
4 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (15.00%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (15.00%) Change Control
6 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.00%) Financial Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.00%) Service Management
6 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.00%) Validation
6 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.00%) Information Security
6 1 (5.00%) Ethical Hacking
Qualifications
1 16 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (75.00%) CCNP
3 12 (60.00%) CCIE
4 11 (55.00%) Degree
5 3 (15.00%) CCNA
6 1 (5.00%) MCP
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (5.00%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (5.00%) CCSE
6 1 (5.00%) CEH
6 1 (5.00%) JNCIA
6 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (5.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Cisco
2 16 (80.00%) Juniper
3 14 (70.00%) CheckPoint
4 13 (65.00%) HP
4 13 (65.00%) F5
5 2 (10.00%) Riverbed
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.00%) VMware
6 1 (5.00%) Mitel