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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS)
Rank - - 71
Permanent jobs citing WAAS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - - 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary - £67,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
118 106 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 19.12% 13.75% 16.72%
Number of salaries quoted 108 101 100
Average salary £32,000 £26,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.75% -29.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £56,200
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -