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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 33 27 30
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs citing WAN 13 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 4.50% 4.57% 6.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.77% 21.05% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 14
Average salary £37,500 £54,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.55% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £49,800 £39,100
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £55,050 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
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
88 38 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 30.45% 21.71% 17.05%
Number of salaries quoted 65 35 39
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,520 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 October 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 22 (84.62%) LAN
2 19 (73.08%) Cisco
3 13 (50.00%) VPN
4 11 (42.31%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (38.46%) CCNP
5 10 (38.46%) Firewall
6 9 (34.62%) Juniper
7 7 (26.92%) OSPF
7 7 (26.92%) BGP
7 7 (26.92%) EIGRP
7 7 (26.92%) SSL
7 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
7 7 (26.92%) Windows
7 7 (26.92%) Linux
7 7 (26.92%) IPsec
8 6 (23.08%) Project Management
8 6 (23.08%) CheckPoint
9 5 (19.23%) MPLS
9 5 (19.23%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (19.23%) Statistics
9 5 (19.23%) Problem Management
9 5 (19.23%) SIEM
10 4 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (15.38%) FortiGate
10 4 (15.38%) Wireless
10 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
10 4 (15.38%) RHCE
10 4 (15.38%) ITIL
10 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
10 4 (15.38%) SLA

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 22 (84.62%) LAN
2 13 (50.00%) VPN
3 10 (38.46%) Firewall
4 7 (26.92%) IPsec
4 7 (26.92%) OSPF
4 7 (26.92%) BGP
4 7 (26.92%) EIGRP
4 7 (26.92%) SSL
4 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
5 5 (19.23%) MPLS
5 5 (19.23%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (15.38%) Wireless
7 3 (11.54%) VRRP
7 3 (11.54%) 802.11
7 3 (11.54%) ISDN
7 3 (11.54%) WLAN
7 3 (11.54%) DHCP
7 3 (11.54%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (11.54%) OpenVPN
7 3 (11.54%) HSRP
General
1 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.69%) Multimedia
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Network Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Support Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Team Leader
4 3 (11.54%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Network Team Leader
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Network Support
5 2 (7.69%) Field Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Network Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support
5 2 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (7.69%) Field Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Security Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Statistics
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) PMI
3 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
1 7 (26.92%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Solaris
2 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Project Management
2 5 (19.23%) Problem Management
2 5 (19.23%) SIEM
3 4 (15.38%) ITIL
3 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
3 4 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (11.54%) Server Monitoring
4 3 (11.54%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (11.54%) Identity Management
4 3 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (11.54%) Capacity Management
4 3 (11.54%) Time Management
5 2 (7.69%) Network Design
5 2 (7.69%) Service Management
5 2 (7.69%) ITSM
5 2 (7.69%) CRM
5 2 (7.69%) Network Management
6 1 (3.85%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.85%) People Management
6 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (38.46%) CCNP
3 4 (15.38%) RHCE
4 3 (11.54%) Degree
5 2 (7.69%) CISSP
5 2 (7.69%) SSCP
5 2 (7.69%) GCIA
5 2 (7.69%) GCIH
6 1 (3.85%) MCITP
6 1 (3.85%) CCNA
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) ISA Server
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) FortiGate
2 3 (11.54%) OpenView
2 3 (11.54%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (11.54%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (7.69%) Nessus
4 1 (3.85%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) Cisco
2 9 (34.62%) Juniper
3 6 (23.08%) CheckPoint
4 3 (11.54%) 3Com
4 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
4 3 (11.54%) Sun
4 3 (11.54%) Compuware
4 3 (11.54%) HP
4 3 (11.54%) SolarWinds
4 3 (11.54%) Aruba
4 3 (11.54%) ArcSight
5 2 (7.69%) VMware
6 1 (3.85%) Northgate
6 1 (3.85%) Citrix
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago