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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAAS over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS)
Rank 217 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WAAS 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.037% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.23% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £67,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 - £46,250
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
872 850 833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.15% 17.34% 17.53%
Number of salaries quoted 768 674 730
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAAS across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

WAAS
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAAS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Birmingham - 2 £67,500 -
WAAS
England

WAAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing WAAS 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 WAAS.

1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 17 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 17 (100.00%) EMC
1 17 (100.00%) Citrix
1 17 (100.00%) CCA
1 17 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 17 (100.00%) NetApp
1 17 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
1 17 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 17 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 17 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 17 (100.00%) NCDA
1 17 (100.00%) NCIE
1 17 (100.00%) VTSP
1 17 (100.00%) vCloud
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 11 (64.71%) CCIA
2 11 (64.71%) 3PAR
2 11 (64.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (64.71%) VCAP
2 11 (64.71%) vSphere
2 11 (64.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (64.71%) CLARiiON
2 11 (64.71%) MCTS
2 11 (64.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (64.71%) MCITP
2 11 (64.71%) Exchange Server 2003

WAAS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing WAAS 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 WAAS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (64.71%) MS Exchange
1 11 (64.71%) Exchange Server 2003
1 11 (64.71%) Exchange Server 2007
1 11 (64.71%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (64.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (64.71%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Architect
1 11 (64.71%) Solutions Architect
1 11 (64.71%) Virtualisation Architect
1 11 (64.71%) Storage Architect
1 11 (64.71%) Storage Solutions Architect
2 6 (35.29%) FlexPod Consultant
2 6 (35.29%) Technology Consultant
2 6 (35.29%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 6 (35.29%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) CLARiiON
1 11 (64.71%) Celerra
2 6 (35.29%) FlexPod
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) CCA
1 17 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 17 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 17 (100.00%) NCDA
1 17 (100.00%) NCIE
1 17 (100.00%) VTSP
2 11 (64.71%) MCSE
2 11 (64.71%) CCIA
2 11 (64.71%) VCAP
2 11 (64.71%) MCTS
2 11 (64.71%) MCITP
2 11 (64.71%) CCEA
2 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (35.29%) CCEE
System Software
1 17 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 17 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 17 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 17 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 17 (100.00%) vCloud
2 11 (64.71%) vSphere
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 17 (100.00%) EMC
1 17 (100.00%) Citrix
1 17 (100.00%) NetApp
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (64.71%) 3PAR