Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for WAAS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WAAS over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS)
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1156 1173 1267
Rank change year-on-year +17 +94 -18
Permanent jobs citing WAAS 7 34 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.004% 0.019% 0.012%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.026% 0.11% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 7 26 10
England median annual salary £70,000 £55,000 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% -16.98% -1.85%
10th Percentile £60,250 £38,500 £34,275
90th Percentile £82,500 £73,750 £72,500
UK median annual salary £70,000 £55,000 £66,250
% change year-on-year +27.27% -16.98% -1.85%

WAAS is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 26531 30402 34594
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.72% 17.03% 16.81%
Number of salaries quoted 21596 25068 28794
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

WAAS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing WAAS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for WAAS in England

WAAS
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAAS in England.

Salary trend for WAAS in England

WAAS
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAAS in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WAAS in England

WAAS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAAS within the England region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
London -3 7 £70,000 +27.27%
WAAS
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing WAAS 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 England region with a requirement for WAAS.

1 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Juniper
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) OSPF
2 6 (85.71%) BGP
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco IOS
2 6 (85.71%) Junos
2 6 (85.71%) NX-OS
3 5 (71.43%) DHCP
3 5 (71.43%) VoIP
3 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (71.43%) DNS
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (57.14%) CCNP
4 4 (57.14%) RIP
4 4 (57.14%) H.323
4 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
4 4 (57.14%) 802.1X
4 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (57.14%) Spanning Tree
5 3 (42.86%) Investment Management
6 2 (28.57%) Finance
6 2 (28.57%) Advertising
6 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
6 2 (28.57%) Degree
6 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
6 2 (28.57%) Hedge funds
6 2 (28.57%) WAN Optimisation
6 2 (28.57%) Proactive Monitoring

WAAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 7 (100.00%) WAN
2 6 (85.71%) BGP
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco IOS
2 6 (85.71%) Junos
2 6 (85.71%) NX-OS
2 6 (85.71%) OSPF
3 5 (71.43%) DHCP
3 5 (71.43%) DNS
3 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (71.43%) VoIP
4 4 (57.14%) H.323
4 4 (57.14%) RIP
4 4 (57.14%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (14.29%) ADSL
5 1 (14.29%) ATM
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
5 1 (14.29%) HSRP
5 1 (14.29%) IPsec
General
1 2 (28.57%) Advertising
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Network Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Network Operations Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Network Operations Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Operations Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IP Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Hedge funds
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
3 3 (42.86%) Investment Management
4 2 (28.57%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
4 2 (28.57%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) CCNP
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) CCIE
4 1 (14.29%) CCIP
4 1 (14.29%) CCNA
4 1 (14.29%) CCSP
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Juniper
2 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 1 (14.29%) Exinda
2 1 (14.29%) Ipanema Technologies
2 1 (14.29%) Riverbed
2 1 (14.29%) VMware