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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS)
Rank - - 209
Permanent jobs citing WAAS 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.039%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £67,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-37.40% +68.75%
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
1128 1017 842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.67% 16.49% 16.63%
Number of salaries quoted 977 882 681
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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