The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Hemel Hempstead region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 34 33 16
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -17
Permanent jobs citing WAN 15 4 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 4.27% 2.04% 10.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.99% 7.84% 48.98%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 23
Average salary £45,000 £48,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.73% -3.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £34,800 £38,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £54,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Hemel Hempstead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
79 51 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 22.51% 26.02% 21.03%
Number of salaries quoted 73 48 48
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAN
Hertfordshire

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 25 July 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 26 (86.67%) LAN
2 17 (56.67%) Cisco
3 14 (46.67%) VPN
4 12 (40.00%) Linux
5 11 (36.67%) Windows
5 11 (36.67%) CCNP
5 11 (36.67%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (33.33%) Firewall
7 9 (30.00%) Juniper
8 8 (26.67%) OSPF
8 8 (26.67%) BGP
8 8 (26.67%) EIGRP
8 8 (26.67%) SSL
8 8 (26.67%) IPsec
9 7 (23.33%) HP
10 6 (20.00%) CheckPoint
10 6 (20.00%) Project Management
10 6 (20.00%) Wireless
11 5 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
11 5 (16.67%) FortiGate
11 5 (16.67%) MPLS
11 5 (16.67%) RHCE
11 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
12 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
12 4 (13.33%) MS Office
12 4 (13.33%) ITIL
12 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
12 4 (13.33%) Statistics

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Office
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 26 (86.67%) LAN
2 14 (46.67%) VPN
3 10 (33.33%) Firewall
4 8 (26.67%) IPsec
4 8 (26.67%) OSPF
4 8 (26.67%) BGP
4 8 (26.67%) EIGRP
4 8 (26.67%) SSL
5 6 (20.00%) Wireless
6 5 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (16.67%) MPLS
7 3 (10.00%) VRRP
7 3 (10.00%) 802.11
7 3 (10.00%) ISDN
7 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (10.00%) WLAN
7 3 (10.00%) DHCP
7 3 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (10.00%) OpenVPN
7 3 (10.00%) HSRP
General
1 4 (13.33%) Multimedia
2 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Network Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Network Support
3 5 (16.67%) Field Support Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Field Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Desktop Support
4 4 (13.33%) Support Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) Desktop Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Network Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Statistics
2 1 (3.33%) PMI
2 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Linux
2 11 (36.67%) Windows
3 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.00%) UNIX
4 3 (10.00%) Solaris
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.67%) OpenBSD
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.67%) CentOS
6 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Project Management
2 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 4 (13.33%) Network Management
3 4 (13.33%) Service Management
3 4 (13.33%) ITSM
3 4 (13.33%) ITIL
4 3 (10.00%) Identity Management
4 3 (10.00%) SIEM
4 3 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (10.00%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (6.67%) Capacity Management
5 2 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 2 (6.67%) Migration
5 2 (6.67%) Network Design
6 1 (3.33%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.33%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.33%) Time Management
6 1 (3.33%) Budget Control
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) CCNP
1 11 (36.67%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (16.67%) RHCE
3 3 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.33%) CCNA
4 1 (3.33%) MCP
4 1 (3.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) ISA Server
3 2 (6.67%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) FortiGate
2 3 (10.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (10.00%) OpenView
2 3 (10.00%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (6.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) Cisco
2 9 (30.00%) Juniper
3 7 (23.33%) HP
4 6 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 3 (10.00%) Sun
6 3 (10.00%) Compuware
6 3 (10.00%) SolarWinds
6 3 (10.00%) Aruba
6 3 (10.00%) ArcSight
7 2 (6.67%) 3Com
7 2 (6.67%) VMware
7 2 (6.67%) Citrix
7 2 (6.67%) Red Hat