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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS)
Rank - - 230
Permanent jobs citing WAAS 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
-38.46% -3.70%
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
915 813 945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.77% 15.95% 16.70%
Number of salaries quoted 722 709 819
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £57,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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