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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WAN Optimization
Rank 228 - 230
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WAN Optimisation 4 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.069% - 0.071%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.079% - 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 4
Median salary £38,000 - £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
WAN Optimisation
England

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
5093 4616 4722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.86% 86.90% 84.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4002 3821 3959
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,350
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +0.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £63,299
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
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN Optimisation within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire - 3 £38,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £45,000 -
WAN Optimisation
England

WAN Optimisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
1 4 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (75.00%) DMVPN
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) High Availability
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (75.00%) PKI
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Client/Server

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 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (75.00%) DMVPN
3 1 (25.00%) FirePass
3 1 (25.00%) IPsec
3 1 (25.00%) IPv6
3 1 (25.00%) ISDN
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VPLS
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Network Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Network Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) WAP
1 1 (25.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (75.00%) PKI
3 1 (25.00%) Handset
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (75.00%) High Availability
1 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (75.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (25.00%) Cacti
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Riverbed
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) Mitel
3 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec