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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 31 17 37
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +20
Permanent jobs citing WAN 28 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 8.51% 8.09% 1.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.11% 21.54% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 3
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £25,500 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -
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
90 65 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 27.36% 37.57% 43.16%
Number of salaries quoted 55 55 95
Average salary £31,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 17 April 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 53 (88.33%) LAN
2 45 (75.00%) Cisco
3 28 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (40.00%) CCNP
4 24 (40.00%) Windows
4 24 (40.00%) Firewall
5 23 (38.33%) Telecoms
6 21 (35.00%) Problem Management
6 21 (35.00%) TCP/IP
7 18 (30.00%) Microsoft
8 17 (28.33%) Security Cleared
9 16 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (26.67%) Windows 7
9 16 (26.67%) SC Cleared
9 16 (26.67%) VMware
10 14 (23.33%) DNS
10 14 (23.33%) SLA
10 14 (23.33%) Active Directory
10 14 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (21.67%) Asset Management
12 12 (20.00%) Change Control
12 12 (20.00%) MS Excel
12 12 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (18.33%) CheckPoint
13 11 (18.33%) Incident Management
13 11 (18.33%) CCSA
13 11 (18.33%) Wi-Fi
14 10 (16.67%) MS Exchange
14 10 (16.67%) DHCP
15 9 (15.00%) CCNA

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 10 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 53 (88.33%) LAN
2 24 (40.00%) Firewall
3 21 (35.00%) TCP/IP
4 14 (23.33%) DNS
5 11 (18.33%) Wi-Fi
6 10 (16.67%) DHCP
7 9 (15.00%) IP Telephony
8 7 (11.67%) SAN
8 7 (11.67%) NAS
9 6 (10.00%) Cisco IPT
9 6 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (8.33%) VPN
10 5 (8.33%) Wireless
10 5 (8.33%) IPsec
11 3 (5.00%) Internet
11 3 (5.00%) VoIP
12 2 (3.33%) PBX
12 2 (3.33%) DWDM
12 2 (3.33%) MPLS
12 2 (3.33%) VLAN
General
1 23 (38.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (25.00%) Analyst
1 15 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 11 (18.33%) Support Engineer
2 11 (18.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 8 (13.33%) Security Analyst
4 7 (11.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 7 (11.67%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (11.67%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (8.33%) Technical Architect
6 5 (8.33%) Architect
6 5 (8.33%) Senior Architect
6 5 (8.33%) Network Technical Architect
6 5 (8.33%) Senior Network Architect
6 5 (8.33%) Network Architect
6 5 (8.33%) Senior Technical Architect
7 4 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Desktop Support
7 4 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Clustering
2 3 (5.00%) Statistics
2 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.33%) PMI
4 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (40.00%) Windows
2 16 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 16 (26.67%) Windows 7
3 12 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (11.67%) Windows 8
5 6 (10.00%) Linux
6 3 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.00%) Problem Management
2 13 (21.67%) Asset Management
3 12 (20.00%) Change Control
4 11 (18.33%) Incident Management
5 9 (15.00%) Time Management
5 9 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (13.33%) SIEM
6 8 (13.33%) CRM
7 5 (8.33%) Project Management
7 5 (8.33%) ITIL
7 5 (8.33%) Network Architecture
7 5 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (8.33%) Network Load Balancing
7 5 (8.33%) Network Design
7 5 (8.33%) Business Analysis
8 4 (6.67%) PRINCE2
8 4 (6.67%) Change Management
9 3 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (3.33%) Service Delivery
10 2 (3.33%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.33%) VB
1 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (40.00%) CCNP
3 17 (28.33%) Security Cleared
4 16 (26.67%) SC Cleared
5 11 (18.33%) CCSA
6 9 (15.00%) CCNA
7 8 (13.33%) CISSP
7 8 (13.33%) GCIA
7 8 (13.33%) GCIH
7 8 (13.33%) SSCP
8 2 (3.33%) MCITP
8 2 (3.33%) Degree
8 2 (3.33%) CCIE
8 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (3.33%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.67%) CCDP
9 1 (1.67%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (23.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) BS7799
System Software
1 14 (23.33%) Active Directory
1 14 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (15.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (8.33%) VMware ESX
4 3 (5.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (13.33%) Nessus
2 4 (6.67%) SCCM
2 4 (6.67%) ZENworks
2 4 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (3.33%) SCOM
3 2 (3.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 45 (75.00%) Cisco
2 18 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (26.67%) VMware
4 11 (18.33%) CheckPoint
5 9 (15.00%) Juniper
6 7 (11.67%) HP
7 5 (8.33%) Citrix
7 5 (8.33%) McAfee
7 5 (8.33%) 3PAR
8 4 (6.67%) Symantec
9 3 (5.00%) Brocade
9 3 (5.00%) Avaya
10 2 (3.33%) Novell
11 1 (1.67%) Siemens
11 1 (1.67%) Nortel
11 1 (1.67%) Remedy
11 1 (1.67%) 3Com