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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS)
Rank - - 224
Permanent jobs citing WAAS 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £70,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +64.70%
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
1081 877 1191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.40% 15.33% 21.19%
Number of salaries quoted 905 681 1007
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £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