The table below looks at the statistics for WAAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAAS over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS)
Rank - - 63
Permanent jobs citing WAAS 0 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk - - 1.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Average salary - - £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+68.75% -1.23%
WAAS
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Communications & Networking Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
107 49 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 25.66% 8.93% 18.50%
Number of salaries quoted 93 46 101
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £21,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

WAAS Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

WAAS
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

WAAS Salary Trend in Suffolk