Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WAN Optimization
England > North West
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 362 349
Permanent jobs citing WAN Optimisation 0 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.099% 0.026%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.11% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 1
North West median annual salary - £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +50.00% +14.29%
England median annual salary £49,000 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -21.60% +8.70% +9.52%

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 North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 11,085 12,006 10,442
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 91.38% 91.27% 90.28%
Number of salaries quoted 8,914 9,650 8,741
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

WAN Optimisation
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for WAN Optimisation in the North West

WAN Optimisation
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for WAN Optimisation in the North West