Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for WAN Optimisation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WAN Optimisation over the 6 months to 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WAN Optimization
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 300 356 -
Rank change year-on-year +56 - +393
Permanent jobs citing WAN Optimisation 22 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.21% 0.026% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.028% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 0
East of England median annual salary £46,500 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.00% - -
England median annual salary £54,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -9.17% +4.35% +4.55%

WAN Optimisation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,495 10,527 11,926
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.51% 89.94% 89.98%
Number of salaries quoted 7,092 8,580 9,870
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £69,000
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +5.26%

WAN Optimisation
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing WAN Optimisation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for WAN Optimisation in the East of England

WAN Optimisation
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN Optimisation in the East of England.

Salary trend for WAN Optimisation in the East of England

WAN Optimisation
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN Optimisation in the East of England over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for WAN Optimisation in the East of England

WAN Optimisation
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN Optimisation within the East of England region over the 6 months to 17 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +28 18 £46,500 +86.00% 1
Hertfordshire +1 4 - -
WAN Optimisation
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT jobs citing WAN Optimisation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for WAN Optimisation.

1 22 (100.00%) LAN
1 22 (100.00%) WAN
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (90.91%) Riverbed
2 20 (90.91%) Data Centre
3 18 (81.82%) Firewall
3 18 (81.82%) Wi-Fi
3 18 (81.82%) Problem-Solving
4 16 (72.73%) Driving Licence
4 16 (72.73%) Proactive Monitoring
4 16 (72.73%) Management Information System
4 16 (72.73%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (72.73%) Avaya
4 16 (72.73%) CheckPoint
4 16 (72.73%) Configuration Management
4 16 (72.73%) SLA
4 16 (72.73%) Nortel
4 16 (72.73%) VoIP
4 16 (72.73%) ITIL
4 16 (72.73%) Ethernet
4 16 (72.73%) TCP/IP
4 16 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (72.73%) Network Security
4 16 (72.73%) Line Management
4 16 (72.73%) Network Management
4 16 (72.73%) Capacity Management
4 16 (72.73%) Finance
4 16 (72.73%) Retail
4 16 (72.73%) Intrusion Detection
4 16 (72.73%) Degree

WAN Optimisation
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 22 (100.00%) LAN
1 22 (100.00%) WAN
2 18 (81.82%) Firewall
2 18 (81.82%) Wi-Fi
3 16 (72.73%) Ethernet
3 16 (72.73%) Intrusion Detection
3 16 (72.73%) Network Security
3 16 (72.73%) TCP/IP
3 16 (72.73%) VoIP
4 8 (36.36%) Frame Relay
5 6 (27.27%) MPLS
6 4 (18.18%) BGP
6 4 (18.18%) DNS
6 4 (18.18%) DWDM
6 4 (18.18%) EIGRP
6 4 (18.18%) IGRP
6 4 (18.18%) IPsec
6 4 (18.18%) OSPF
6 4 (18.18%) SSL
6 4 (18.18%) VPN
General
1 16 (72.73%) Finance
1 16 (72.73%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Team Leader
2 4 (18.18%) Engineering Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Network Engineering Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Network Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Systems Engineering Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Systems Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 20 (90.91%) Data Centre
2 16 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (72.73%) Computer Science
2 16 (72.73%) Driving Licence
2 16 (72.73%) Management Information System
3 10 (45.45%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Linux
1 12 (54.55%) Windows
1 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
1 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) Problem-Solving
2 16 (72.73%) Capacity Management
2 16 (72.73%) Configuration Management
2 16 (72.73%) Disaster Recovery
2 16 (72.73%) ITIL
2 16 (72.73%) Line Management
2 16 (72.73%) Network Management
2 16 (72.73%) Proactive Monitoring
3 12 (54.55%) Coaching
3 12 (54.55%) Statistics
4 8 (36.36%) Mentoring
5 4 (18.18%) Break/Fix
5 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (18.18%) Human Resource Management
5 4 (18.18%) Information Security
5 4 (18.18%) Load Balancing
5 4 (18.18%) Proactive Management
5 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 4 (18.18%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 16 (72.73%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) JNCIA
3 1 (4.55%) CCNA
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (72.73%) SLA
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (90.91%) Riverbed
3 16 (72.73%) Avaya
3 16 (72.73%) CheckPoint
3 16 (72.73%) Nortel
4 12 (54.55%) Intel
5 4 (18.18%) Arista
5 4 (18.18%) Citrix
5 4 (18.18%) F5
6 2 (9.09%) Juniper