The table below looks at the statistics for WAN Optimisation skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN Optimisation over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WAN Optimization
Rank 809 861 838
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -23
Permanent jobs citing WAN Optimisation 63 63 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.057% 0.053% 0.039%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.069% 0.065% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 49 51 26
Average salary £45,000 £48,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.21% -0.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +16.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
91650 97108 87435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.32% 82.02% 80.14%
Number of salaries quoted 74194 78433 71898
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

WAN Optimisation
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN Optimisation within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

WAN Optimisation Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WAN Optimisation
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN Optimisation within the UK.

WAN Optimisation Salary Trend in the UK

WAN Optimisation
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN Optimisation over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 within the UK.

WAN Optimisation Salary Histogram in the UK

WAN Optimisation
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN Optimisation within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +22 63 £45,000 -7.21% 4
South East +36 32 £45,000 +5.88%
London +11 24 £52,500 +5.00% 2
East of England +27 12 £45,000 +2.85%
Cambridgeshire +26 12 £45,000 +5.88%
Cambridge - 12 £45,000 -
East Sussex - 10 £47,500 -
Bedfordshire - 8 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 8 £45,000 -
Bedford - 8 £45,000 -
Milton Keynes - 8 £45,000 -
Berkshire +4 7 £55,000 -
Bexhill-On-Sea - 7 - -
Reading - 5 £55,000 -
West Sussex +12 4 £42,500 +13.33%
Crawley -7 3 £42,500 +13.33%
City of London +24 2 £56,250 -11.76%
Manchester +9 2 £50,000 +7.52%
Hampshire 0 2 £43,250 +2.36%
North West -3 2 £50,000 +7.52%
Kent +13 1 £42,500 -5.55%
Bristol +3 1 - -
Docklands, London -4 1 £75,000 +40.18%
South West -8 1 - - 2
Horsham - 1 £42,500 -
Basingstoke - 1 £45,000 -

WAN Optimisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing WAN Optimisation also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WAN Optimisation.

1 112 (100.00%) WAN
2 80 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 74 (66.07%) Cisco
4 73 (65.18%) Firewall
5 65 (58.04%) Riverbed
6 63 (56.25%) Wireless
7 62 (55.36%) CCNP
7 62 (55.36%) VLAN
8 58 (51.79%) VPN
9 57 (50.89%) BGP
10 55 (49.11%) LAN
11 53 (47.32%) MPLS
12 52 (46.43%) EIGRP
13 46 (41.07%) Juniper
14 42 (37.50%) OSPF
15 39 (34.82%) TCP/IP
16 35 (31.25%) Network Security
17 34 (30.36%) IP Telephony
17 34 (30.36%) HP
18 33 (29.46%) CheckPoint
18 33 (29.46%) Unified Communications
19 32 (28.57%) IaaS
19 32 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
19 32 (28.57%) SSL
20 31 (27.68%) F5
21 29 (25.89%) Security Architecture
21 29 (25.89%) VMware
22 27 (24.11%) Finance
22 27 (24.11%) Degree
23 26 (23.21%) SolarWinds

WAN Optimisation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing WAN Optimisation also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WAN Optimisation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (15.18%) MS Exchange
2 16 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (9.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (9.82%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (9.82%) Lync
4 1 (0.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (4.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.89%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 32 (28.57%) IaaS
2 1 (0.89%) Symantec.cloud
2 1 (0.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 112 (100.00%) WAN
2 73 (65.18%) Firewall
3 63 (56.25%) Wireless
4 62 (55.36%) VLAN
5 58 (51.79%) VPN
6 57 (50.89%) BGP
7 55 (49.11%) LAN
8 53 (47.32%) MPLS
9 52 (46.43%) EIGRP
10 42 (37.50%) OSPF
11 39 (34.82%) TCP/IP
12 35 (31.25%) Network Security
13 34 (30.36%) IP Telephony
14 33 (29.46%) Unified Communications
15 32 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
15 32 (28.57%) SSL
16 24 (21.43%) VPLS
17 22 (19.64%) HSRP
17 22 (19.64%) RIP
18 21 (18.75%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.79%) SQL Server
General
1 27 (24.11%) Finance
2 21 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 14 (12.50%) Legal
4 9 (8.04%) Marketing
5 8 (7.14%) Manufacturing
5 8 (7.14%) Electronics
6 7 (6.25%) Law
7 3 (2.68%) Local Government
8 2 (1.79%) Banking
9 1 (0.89%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.89%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 51 (45.54%) Network Engineer
2 37 (33.04%) Senior Network Engineer
3 20 (17.86%) Analyst
4 18 (16.07%) Consultant
5 13 (11.61%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 13 (11.61%) Sales Consultant
6 11 (9.82%) Server Analyst
7 9 (8.04%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 9 (8.04%) Senior Consultant
8 8 (7.14%) Senior Sales Consultant
9 6 (5.36%) Security Specialist
9 6 (5.36%) Network Specialist
9 6 (5.36%) Network Security Specialist
10 5 (4.46%) Technical Consultant
10 5 (4.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (3.57%) Network Consultant
11 4 (3.57%) Technical Sales Consultant
11 4 (3.57%) Communications Analyst
12 3 (2.68%) Technical Director
12 3 (2.68%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.93%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.71%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (7.14%) DTV
3 5 (4.46%) Thin Client
3 5 (4.46%) Fat Client
4 3 (2.68%) AS400
5 2 (1.79%) IPTV
6 1 (0.89%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.89%) Life Science
6 1 (0.89%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.89%) Clustering
6 1 (0.89%) SecurID
6 1 (0.89%) PKI
6 1 (0.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (18.75%) Windows
2 14 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.68%) Linux
3 3 (2.68%) UNIX
4 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (25.89%) Security Architecture
2 24 (21.43%) Network Architecture
2 24 (21.43%) ITIL
2 24 (21.43%) Migration
2 24 (21.43%) Network Monitoring
3 22 (19.64%) Penetration Testing
3 22 (19.64%) Vulnerability Management
4 19 (16.96%) Load Balancing
5 16 (14.29%) Network Design
5 16 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
6 12 (10.71%) Network Management
7 8 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (7.14%) Programme Management
7 8 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (5.36%) Incident Management
8 6 (5.36%) SIEM
9 5 (4.46%) Service Delivery
9 5 (4.46%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (4.46%) Coaching
10 4 (3.57%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.68%) C
2 2 (1.79%) SQL
3 1 (0.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 80 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (55.36%) CCNP
3 27 (24.11%) Degree
4 23 (20.54%) CCIE
5 20 (17.86%) CCNA
6 10 (8.93%) CISSP
7 5 (4.46%) MCSE
7 5 (4.46%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.79%) CCSA
8 2 (1.79%) CCSE
9 1 (0.89%) JNCIA
9 1 (0.89%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (16.96%) Active Directory
3 11 (9.82%) VMware Server
3 11 (9.82%) DFS Replication
4 5 (4.46%) Forefront TMG
4 5 (4.46%) Hyper-V
5 4 (3.57%) ISA Server
6 3 (2.68%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.79%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.89%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.89%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (7.14%) Cisco UCCX
2 7 (6.25%) SCCM
3 2 (1.79%) SCOM
3 2 (1.79%) OpenView
3 2 (1.79%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.89%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.89%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 74 (66.07%) Cisco
2 65 (58.04%) Riverbed
3 46 (41.07%) Juniper
4 34 (30.36%) HP
5 33 (29.46%) CheckPoint
6 31 (27.68%) F5
7 29 (25.89%) VMware
8 26 (23.21%) SolarWinds
9 15 (13.39%) Microsoft
10 13 (11.61%) Citrix
11 12 (10.71%) NetApp
11 12 (10.71%) Mitel
12 10 (8.93%) Ipanema Technologies
13 9 (8.04%) SAP
14 5 (4.46%) Blue Coat
15 4 (3.57%) NetScout
15 4 (3.57%) 3Com
15 4 (3.57%) CA
16 3 (2.68%) Nokia
16 3 (2.68%) SonicWALL
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