The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for WAAS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WAAS over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS)
England / London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 583 640 651
Rank change year-on-year +57 +11  
Permanent jobs citing WAAS 5 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.015% 0.033% 0.026%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.094% 0.21% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 11
Median salary £50,000 £73,750 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.20% +9.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £60,000 £71,250
% change year-on-year -25.00% -15.78%  

WAAS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 5307 6696 7655
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 15.70% 15.80% 17.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4476 5657 6389
Median salary £52,500 £51,500 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.94% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

WAAS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing WAAS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for WAAS in London

WAAS
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for WAAS in London

WAAS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAAS within the London region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
City of London +38 1 £50,000 -37.50%
WAAS
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 London region with a requirement for WAAS.

1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) MPLS
1 5 (100.00%) TACACS
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (60.00%) CCNP

WAAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) MPLS
1 5 (100.00%) TACACS
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Network Support
1 5 (100.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Project Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Network Support
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Network Support Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Support Engineer
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CCNP
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) SolarWinds