The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WAN Optimization
UK > England
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 818 882 886
Rank change year-on-year +64 +4  
Permanent jobs citing WAN Optimisation 55 46 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.066% 0.050% 0.060%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.073% 0.056% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 46 42 64
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
10th Percentile £46,250 £47,050 £41,250
90th Percentile £73,250 £63,625 £67,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 74928 81969 91691
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.68% 88.98% 87.99%
Number of salaries quoted 249802 287097 299995
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -  
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £81,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

WAN Optimisation
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for WAN Optimisation in England

WAN Optimisation
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for WAN Optimisation in England

WAN Optimisation
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN Optimisation in England over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN Optimisation in England

WAN Optimisation
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. 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 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
London +32 30 £62,500 +4.16% 2
West Midlands +27 9 £53,000 +17.77%
Midlands +22 9 £53,000 +17.77%
South East +37 8 £70,000 +33.97%
North of England 0 8 £47,500 -5.00%
North West - 8 £47,500 -
WAN Optimisation
UK

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 England region with a requirement for WAN Optimisation.

1 76 (100.00%) WAN
2 61 (80.26%) Cisco
3 41 (53.95%) Firewall
4 40 (52.63%) MPLS
5 35 (46.05%) Cisco Certification
6 34 (44.74%) Wireless
7 31 (40.79%) Riverbed
8 30 (39.47%) Load Balancing
8 30 (39.47%) Juniper
9 26 (34.21%) ITIL
10 25 (32.89%) Windows
11 24 (31.58%) Data Centre
12 23 (30.26%) TCP/IP
13 21 (27.63%) CCNP
13 21 (27.63%) BGP
14 20 (26.32%) LAN
14 20 (26.32%) Network Design
14 20 (26.32%) Palo Alto
14 20 (26.32%) SolarWinds
15 19 (25.00%) Unified Communications
15 19 (25.00%) SAN
16 17 (22.37%) SLA
16 17 (22.37%) F5
16 17 (22.37%) Change Control
16 17 (22.37%) IaaS
17 16 (21.05%) Presales
17 16 (21.05%) Active Directory
17 16 (21.05%) Wi-Fi
17 16 (21.05%) Finance
17 16 (21.05%) Cisco ASA

WAN Optimisation
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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (7.89%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (6.58%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 17 (22.37%) IaaS
2 9 (11.84%) PaaS
2 9 (11.84%) SaaS
3 6 (7.89%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (6.58%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 76 (100.00%) WAN
2 41 (53.95%) Firewall
3 40 (52.63%) MPLS
4 34 (44.74%) Wireless
5 23 (30.26%) TCP/IP
6 21 (27.63%) BGP
7 20 (26.32%) LAN
8 19 (25.00%) SAN
8 19 (25.00%) Unified Communications
9 16 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
9 16 (21.05%) Wi-Fi
10 15 (19.74%) Cisco Nexus
10 15 (19.74%) Junos
11 14 (18.42%) VPN
12 13 (17.11%) Ethernet
12 13 (17.11%) NetScaler
13 12 (15.79%) IPsec
13 12 (15.79%) Network Security
13 12 (15.79%) OSPF
13 12 (15.79%) VoIP
General
1 16 (21.05%) Finance
2 9 (11.84%) Marketing
2 9 (11.84%) Telecoms
3 8 (10.53%) Legal
4 1 (1.32%) Advertising
4 1 (1.32%) Banking
4 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (57.89%) Network Engineer
2 15 (19.74%) Juniper Engineer
2 15 (19.74%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (11.84%) Cisco Engineer
3 9 (11.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (11.84%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (11.84%) Product Manager
3 9 (11.84%) WAN Engineer
4 8 (10.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 8 (10.53%) Network Security Engineer
4 8 (10.53%) Security Engineer
5 7 (9.21%) Optimisation Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Lead Network Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Network Communications Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) Exchange Support
7 5 (6.58%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) Infrastructure Support
7 5 (6.58%) Network Implementation Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.21%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 24 (31.58%) Data Centre
2 11 (14.47%) Management Information System
2 11 (14.47%) PKI
3 8 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (7.89%) Computer Science
6 5 (6.58%) Driving Licence
7 3 (3.95%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.32%) Replication
8 1 (1.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (32.89%) Windows
2 11 (14.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (10.53%) Windows Server
4 6 (7.89%) Windows 7
5 5 (6.58%) Linux
5 5 (6.58%) Unix
5 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (39.47%) Load Balancing
2 26 (34.21%) ITIL
3 20 (26.32%) Network Design
4 17 (22.37%) Change Control
5 16 (21.05%) Presales
6 11 (14.47%) Information Management
6 11 (14.47%) Operations Management
7 7 (9.21%) Adaptive Security
8 6 (7.89%) Competitor Analysis
8 6 (7.89%) Configuration Management
8 6 (7.89%) Incident Management
8 6 (7.89%) Statistics
8 6 (7.89%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (6.58%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (6.58%) Infrastructure Transformation
9 5 (6.58%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (6.58%) Mathematics
9 5 (6.58%) Server Virtualisation
9 5 (6.58%) Web Filtering
9 5 (6.58%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.32%) C
1 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 35 (46.05%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (27.63%) CCNP
3 10 (13.16%) CCNA
4 9 (11.84%) CCIE
5 8 (10.53%) MCP
5 8 (10.53%) MCSA
5 8 (10.53%) MCSE
5 8 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (7.89%) Degree
7 1 (1.32%) CCNP Voice
7 1 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (22.37%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (7.89%) vSphere
4 5 (6.58%) DFS Replication
4 5 (6.58%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.32%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.32%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (10.53%) Cisco Prime
2 7 (9.21%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (9.21%) SolarWinds Orion
3 5 (6.58%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.32%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 61 (80.26%) Cisco
2 31 (40.79%) Riverbed
3 30 (39.47%) Juniper
4 20 (26.32%) Palo Alto
4 20 (26.32%) SolarWinds
5 17 (22.37%) F5
6 14 (18.42%) Citrix
7 11 (14.47%) Microsoft
7 11 (14.47%) VMware
8 7 (9.21%) Barracuda Networks
9 6 (7.89%) CheckPoint
9 6 (7.89%) Fortinet
10 5 (6.58%) Forcepoint
10 5 (6.58%) McAfee
10 5 (6.58%) Mitel
10 5 (6.58%) NetApp
10 5 (6.58%) Nokia
10 5 (6.58%) Oracle
11 2 (2.63%) Sophos
12 1 (1.32%) Dell
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