The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS)
England / South East
Rank 380 - 466
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing WAAS 10 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.068% - 0.010%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.34% - 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 2
Median salary £40,000 - £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £58,750 £71,250
% change year-on-year -31.91% -17.54%  

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 the South East with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 2916 4205 4458
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 19.82% 21.94% 21.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2369 3569 3413
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

WAAS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

WAAS
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for WAAS in the South East

WAAS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAAS within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 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
Oxfordshire - 10 £40,000 -
WAAS
England

WAAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 South East region with a requirement for WAAS.

1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
1 21 (100.00%) Firewall
1 21 (100.00%) Wireless
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 21 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 21 (100.00%) F5
2 17 (80.95%) Cisco ISE
2 17 (80.95%) Network Monitoring
2 17 (80.95%) Skype for Business
2 17 (80.95%) Cisco Wireless
2 17 (80.95%) Windows Server
2 17 (80.95%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (80.95%) Cisco IOS
2 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 17 (80.95%) VPN
2 17 (80.95%) Forcepoint
3 4 (19.05%) ITIL
3 4 (19.05%) FireEye
3 4 (19.05%) Palo Alto
3 4 (19.05%) LogLogic
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (19.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 4 (19.05%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 4 (19.05%) Tufin
3 4 (19.05%) Network Architecture
3 4 (19.05%) Aruba
3 4 (19.05%) Forefront TMG
3 4 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27001

WAAS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 17 (80.95%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 21 (100.00%) Firewall
1 21 (100.00%) Wireless
2 17 (80.95%) Cisco IOS
2 17 (80.95%) Cisco ISE
2 17 (80.95%) Cisco Wireless
2 17 (80.95%) VPN
3 4 (19.05%) BIG-IP
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (19.05%) DHCP
3 4 (19.05%) DNS
3 4 (19.05%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 4 (19.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
3 4 (19.05%) Wireshark
General
1 4 (19.05%) Banking
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Analyst
1 17 (80.95%) Network Analyst
2 14 (66.67%) Cisco Analyst
2 14 (66.67%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 13 (61.90%) Server Analyst
3 13 (61.90%) Windows Server Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Windows
1 17 (80.95%) Windows Server
1 17 (80.95%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (19.05%) Change Management
2 4 (19.05%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) Network Architecture
2 4 (19.05%) Project Management
2 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
2 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
2 4 (19.05%) Service Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (19.05%) PCI DSS
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Forefront TMG
1 4 (19.05%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
1 21 (100.00%) F5
1 21 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 17 (80.95%) Forcepoint
2 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
3 4 (19.05%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 4 (19.05%) Aruba
3 4 (19.05%) Blue Coat
3 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
3 4 (19.05%) FireEye
3 4 (19.05%) Juniper
3 4 (19.05%) LogLogic
3 4 (19.05%) Palo Alto
3 4 (19.05%) Radianz
3 4 (19.05%) Riverbed
3 4 (19.05%) TippingPoint
3 4 (19.05%) Tufin