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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WAN Optimization
Rank 439 428 409
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -19
Permanent jobs citing WAN Optimisation 4 3 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.018% 0.014% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.023% 0.018% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 30
Average salary £60,000 £49,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.82% -6.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £38,650 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £59,850 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -22.22%
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
17582 16244 17531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.92% 78.17% 77.80%
Number of salaries quoted 13568 13272 14843
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 September 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
Hampshire -11 2 £60,000 +66.66%
Kent +1 1 £55,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £62,500 -
WAN Optimisation
England

WAN Optimisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 17 (100.00%) WAN
2 16 (94.12%) Cisco
3 12 (70.59%) SNMP
3 12 (70.59%) Riverbed
4 11 (64.71%) Network Security
4 11 (64.71%) LAN
5 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
5 10 (58.82%) CCNA
5 10 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (58.82%) Firewall
6 9 (52.94%) DHCP
6 9 (52.94%) Tomcat
6 9 (52.94%) Windows
6 9 (52.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (47.06%) Load Balancing
7 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (47.06%) CCNP
7 8 (47.06%) VMware
8 7 (41.18%) Juniper
8 7 (41.18%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (41.18%) DNS
8 7 (41.18%) IIS
8 7 (41.18%) Statistics
8 7 (41.18%) Mitel
9 3 (17.65%) NetScout
9 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (17.65%) Security Management
9 3 (17.65%) Wireless
9 3 (17.65%) CA
9 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 9 (52.94%) Tomcat
2 7 (41.18%) IIS
3 2 (11.76%) Apache
4 1 (5.88%) Lync
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) WAN
2 12 (70.59%) SNMP
3 11 (64.71%) Network Security
3 11 (64.71%) LAN
4 10 (58.82%) Firewall
5 9 (52.94%) DHCP
6 7 (41.18%) DNS
7 3 (17.65%) Wireless
8 2 (11.76%) VPN
8 2 (11.76%) WLAN
8 2 (11.76%) SSH
9 1 (5.88%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (5.88%) FCoE
9 1 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (5.88%) IP Telephony
9 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
9 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (5.88%) IPsec
9 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 7 (41.18%) Security Specialist
1 7 (41.18%) Network Engineer
1 7 (41.18%) Network Specialist
1 7 (41.18%) Network Security Specialist
1 7 (41.18%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
2 6 (35.29%) Network Security Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Security Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Pre Sales Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Network Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Security Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Security Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Network Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Security Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Statistics
2 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Solaris
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Load Balancing
2 7 (41.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (17.65%) Security Management
3 3 (17.65%) B2B
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Service Management
4 2 (11.76%) Information Security
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL V3
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (11.76%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.88%) Financial Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.88%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) CCNA
1 10 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (47.06%) CCNP
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.76%) Check Point Certification
3 2 (11.76%) MCP
3 2 (11.76%) CCSE
3 2 (11.76%) CEH
4 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) JNCIA
4 1 (5.88%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) vSphere
2 1 (5.88%) XenApp
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
1 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Cisco
2 12 (70.59%) Riverbed
3 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
4 8 (47.06%) VMware
5 7 (41.18%) Juniper
5 7 (41.18%) Mitel
6 3 (17.65%) NetScout
6 3 (17.65%) CA
6 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
7 2 (11.76%) HP
7 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
8 1 (5.88%) IronPort
8 1 (5.88%) Aruba
8 1 (5.88%) 3PAR
8 1 (5.88%) F5
8 1 (5.88%) Blue Coat
8 1 (5.88%) Fortinet
8 1 (5.88%) Websense
8 1 (5.88%) Nokia
8 1 (5.88%) Citrix