Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WAN Optimization
England > Midlands
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 371 382 415
Rank change year-on-year +11 +33 0
Permanent jobs citing WAN Optimisation 1 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.007% 0.080% 0.022%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.008% 0.087% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 4
Midlands median annual salary £40,500 £53,250 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.94% +40.13% -7.32%
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 Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 12,233 13,728 16,503
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 90.96% 91.06% 90.30%
Number of salaries quoted 9,480 11,264 12,929
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

WAN Optimisation
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for WAN Optimisation in the Midlands

WAN Optimisation
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for WAN Optimisation in the Midlands

WAN Optimisation
Job Locations in the 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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 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
East Midlands - 1 £40,500 -
WAN Optimisation
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 Midlands region with a requirement for WAN Optimisation.

1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) Meraki
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements

WAN Optimisation
Co-occurring IT Skills in the 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 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Operations Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Meraki
1 1 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds