The table below looks at the statistics for WAAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAAS over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS)
Rank - - 206
Permanent jobs citing WAAS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.020%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £72,500 £53,250
% change year-on-year
-20.68% +36.15%
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 West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
978 795 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.66% 14.71% 15.61%
Number of salaries quoted 753 673 664
Median salary £42,500 £35,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.71% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WAAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing WAAS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAAS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

WAAS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

WAAS Salary Trend in the West Midlands