The table below looks at the statistics for WAN Optimisation skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN Optimisation over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WAN Optimization
England / West Midlands
Rank - 219 217
Permanent jobs citing WAN Optimisation 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.056% 0.020%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.065% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Median salary - £41,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £62,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +38.88%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4233 4639 4266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 88.80% 87.18% 85.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3298 3825 3703
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

WAN Optimisation
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing WAN Optimisation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

WAN Optimisation Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

WAN Optimisation
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

WAN Optimisation Salary Trend in the West Midlands

WAN Optimisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing WAN Optimisation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for WAN Optimisation.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (100.00%) PKI
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
1 3 (100.00%) DMVPN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre

WAN Optimisation
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DMVPN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Network Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Network Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (100.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 3 (100.00%) VMware