The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 29 38 31
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs citing WAN 18 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 5.88% 3.46% 3.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.03% 13.33% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 6
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -23.61%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
WAN
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hemel Hempstead region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hemel Hempstead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
62 90 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 20.26% 25.94% 23.63%
Number of salaries quoted 55 74 42
Average salary £41,250 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £34,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Hemel Hempstead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

WAN
Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Hemel Hempstead region.

WAN Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

WAN
Salary Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Hemel Hempstead region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hemel Hempstead region citing WAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WAN.

1 39 (79.59%) Cisco
2 35 (71.43%) LAN
3 26 (53.06%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (38.78%) Microsoft
5 17 (34.69%) Active Directory
5 17 (34.69%) Firewall
6 16 (32.65%) VMware
7 15 (30.61%) Juniper
7 15 (30.61%) CCNP
7 15 (30.61%) Windows
8 14 (28.57%) CCNA
9 12 (24.49%) Wireless
9 12 (24.49%) TCP/IP
10 11 (22.45%) DNS
10 11 (22.45%) Data Centre
11 10 (20.41%) Network Architecture
11 10 (20.41%) Network Design
11 10 (20.41%) Business Analysis
11 10 (20.41%) Enterprise Architecture
11 10 (20.41%) SC Cleared
11 10 (20.41%) Security Cleared
12 9 (18.37%) Telecoms
12 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (16.33%) Windows 7
13 8 (16.33%) Change Management
13 8 (16.33%) DHCP
14 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
14 7 (14.29%) IP Telephony
14 7 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (14.29%) Cisco ASA

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hemel Hempstead region citing WAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (12.24%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (71.43%) LAN
2 17 (34.69%) Firewall
3 12 (24.49%) Wireless
3 12 (24.49%) TCP/IP
4 11 (22.45%) DNS
5 8 (16.33%) DHCP
6 7 (14.29%) IP Telephony
6 7 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (10.20%) NAS
7 5 (10.20%) Cisco IPT
7 5 (10.20%) SAN
7 5 (10.20%) IPsec
8 4 (8.16%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (8.16%) LDAP
8 4 (8.16%) iSCSI
9 3 (6.12%) Internet
9 3 (6.12%) VoIP
10 2 (4.08%) RIP
10 2 (4.08%) SNMP
10 2 (4.08%) MPLS
General
1 9 (18.37%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.16%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Legal
3 2 (4.08%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Architect
1 14 (28.57%) Network Architect
2 13 (26.53%) Senior Network Architect
2 13 (26.53%) Senior Architect
3 10 (20.41%) Senior Technical Architect
3 10 (20.41%) Technical Architect
3 10 (20.41%) Network Engineer
3 10 (20.41%) Network Technical Architect
4 7 (14.29%) Support Specialist
4 7 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 7 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
5 6 (12.24%) Support Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) NOC Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Desktop Support
7 3 (6.12%) Consultant
7 3 (6.12%) Desktop Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.20%) Clustering
3 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.04%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.61%) Windows
2 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (16.33%) Windows 7
4 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (12.24%) Linux
5 3 (6.12%) UNIX
6 1 (2.04%) CentOS
6 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.41%) Network Design
1 10 (20.41%) Business Analysis
1 10 (20.41%) Enterprise Architecture
1 10 (20.41%) Network Architecture
2 8 (16.33%) Change Management
3 5 (10.20%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (6.12%) ITIL
4 3 (6.12%) Project Management
5 2 (4.08%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.08%) ITSM
5 2 (4.08%) Asset Management
5 2 (4.08%) Network Planning
5 2 (4.08%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (4.08%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.04%) Fault Management
6 1 (2.04%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.08%) C
1 2 (4.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (53.06%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (30.61%) CCNP
3 14 (28.57%) CCNA
4 10 (20.41%) SC Cleared
4 10 (20.41%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.08%) CNA
5 2 (4.08%) Novell Certification
5 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (4.08%) MCITP
5 2 (4.08%) Degree
6 1 (2.04%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) BS7799
System Software
1 17 (34.69%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (12.24%) Hyper-V
3 6 (12.24%) VMware ESX
4 4 (8.16%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 39 (79.59%) Cisco
2 19 (38.78%) Microsoft
3 16 (32.65%) VMware
4 15 (30.61%) Juniper
5 5 (10.20%) McAfee
5 5 (10.20%) HP
5 5 (10.20%) Brocade
5 5 (10.20%) 3PAR
6 4 (8.16%) SolarWinds
7 3 (6.12%) Symantec
8 2 (4.08%) Avaya
8 2 (4.08%) Aruba
9 1 (2.04%) Fortinet
9 1 (2.04%) Siemens
9 1 (2.04%) Red Hat