The table below looks at the statistics for WAAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAAS over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS)
Rank - - 70
Permanent jobs citing WAAS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - - 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £67,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-45.92% +68.75%
WAAS
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
118 101 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 18.27% 13.89% 16.31%
Number of salaries quoted 103 93 100
Average salary £35,000 £26,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.07% -24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £21,350
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -