Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WAN Optimization
England > South East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 544 560 604
Rank change year-on-year +16 +44 +52
Permanent jobs citing WAN Optimisation 11 38 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.036% 0.11% 0.095%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.041% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 11 38 38
South East median annual salary £72,500 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.10% -8.70% +4.55%
10th Percentile £67,500 £47,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £59,725 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -4.35%

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 South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 26911 30785 36727
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.45% 87.46% 86.96%
Number of salaries quoted 22139 25549 30361
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

WAN Optimisation
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for WAN Optimisation in the South East

WAN Optimisation
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for WAN Optimisation in the South East

WAN Optimisation
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 WAN Optimisation within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Surrey +8 6 £70,000 +33.33%
Thames Valley +33 3 £72,500 +52.63%
Oxfordshire - 3 £72,500 -
West Sussex -25 2 £72,500 +38.10%
WAN Optimisation
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 South East region with a requirement for WAN Optimisation.

1 11 (100.00%) WAN
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (90.91%) SAN
3 9 (81.82%) Management Information System
4 8 (72.73%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (72.73%) Wireless
4 8 (72.73%) IPsec
4 8 (72.73%) PKI
4 8 (72.73%) Operations Management
4 8 (72.73%) Degree
4 8 (72.73%) Load Balancing
4 8 (72.73%) Information Management
4 8 (72.73%) Network Design
4 8 (72.73%) SolarWinds
4 8 (72.73%) Unified Communications
4 8 (72.73%) 4G
4 8 (72.73%) Change Control
4 8 (72.73%) LAN
4 8 (72.73%) 3G
4 8 (72.73%) MPLS
4 8 (72.73%) OSPF
4 8 (72.73%) BGP
4 8 (72.73%) SSL
4 8 (72.73%) SLA
4 8 (72.73%) ITIL
5 7 (63.64%) Data Centre
5 7 (63.64%) Palo Alto
5 7 (63.64%) Web Filtering
5 7 (63.64%) Adaptive Security

WAN Optimisation
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
1 11 (100.00%) WAN
2 10 (90.91%) SAN
3 8 (72.73%) 3G
3 8 (72.73%) 4G
3 8 (72.73%) BGP
3 8 (72.73%) IPsec
3 8 (72.73%) LAN
3 8 (72.73%) MPLS
3 8 (72.73%) OSPF
3 8 (72.73%) SSL
3 8 (72.73%) Unified Communications
3 8 (72.73%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (72.73%) Wireless
4 7 (63.64%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (63.64%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (63.64%) DHCP
4 7 (63.64%) FCoE
4 7 (63.64%) IPv6
4 7 (63.64%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Network Engineer
1 8 (72.73%) Senior Network Engineer
2 7 (63.64%) Juniper Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (18.18%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (18.18%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Management Information System
2 8 (72.73%) PKI
3 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
3 7 (63.64%) Data Centre
4 3 (27.27%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (27.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
1 7 (63.64%) Unix
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Change Control
1 8 (72.73%) Information Management
1 8 (72.73%) ITIL
1 8 (72.73%) Load Balancing
1 8 (72.73%) Network Design
1 8 (72.73%) Operations Management
2 7 (63.64%) Adaptive Security
2 7 (63.64%) Kalman Filter
2 7 (63.64%) Mathematics
2 7 (63.64%) Web Filtering
3 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity
3 3 (27.27%) CAD
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (27.27%) ERP
3 3 (27.27%) IT Strategy
3 3 (27.27%) PLM
3 3 (27.27%) Virtual Team Management
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Line Management
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Degree
2 7 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (36.36%) CCIE
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (72.73%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco Prime
1 7 (63.64%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (72.73%) SolarWinds
3 7 (63.64%) Barracuda Networks
3 7 (63.64%) F5
3 7 (63.64%) Forcepoint
3 7 (63.64%) Juniper
3 7 (63.64%) Palo Alto
4 3 (27.27%) Citrix
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) NetApp
4 3 (27.27%) Riverbed
4 3 (27.27%) VMware