The table below looks at the statistics for WAAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAAS over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS)
Rank - 213 214
Permanent jobs citing WAAS 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.040% 0.035%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.24% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £40,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+68.75% -8.57%
WAAS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1016 831 1196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.49% 16.46% 20.67%
Number of salaries quoted 883 656 997
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAAS across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAAS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

WAAS
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAAS across the South West region.

WAAS Salary Trend in the South West