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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 42 30 16
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -14
Permanent jobs citing WAN 12 6 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 3.38% 3.23% 10.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.33% 13.95% 48.15%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 24
Average salary £41,250 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.61% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £48,250 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
90 43 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 25.35% 23.12% 20.85%
Number of salaries quoted 73 42 52
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 2 September 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 23 (85.19%) LAN
2 17 (62.96%) Cisco
3 14 (51.85%) VPN
4 11 (40.74%) CCNP
4 11 (40.74%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (37.04%) Juniper
5 10 (37.04%) Firewall
6 9 (33.33%) Linux
7 8 (29.63%) SSL
7 8 (29.63%) OSPF
7 8 (29.63%) BGP
7 8 (29.63%) EIGRP
7 8 (29.63%) IPsec
8 7 (25.93%) Windows
9 6 (22.22%) Project Management
9 6 (22.22%) CheckPoint
10 5 (18.52%) RHCE
10 5 (18.52%) MPLS
10 5 (18.52%) ITIL
10 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
10 5 (18.52%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (18.52%) Wireless
10 5 (18.52%) Statistics
10 5 (18.52%) FortiGate
11 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
11 4 (14.81%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (14.81%) MS Office
11 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
11 4 (14.81%) SLA
11 4 (14.81%) Microsoft

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (14.81%) MS Office
2 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 23 (85.19%) LAN
2 14 (51.85%) VPN
3 10 (37.04%) Firewall
4 8 (29.63%) IPsec
4 8 (29.63%) OSPF
4 8 (29.63%) BGP
4 8 (29.63%) EIGRP
4 8 (29.63%) SSL
5 5 (18.52%) MPLS
5 5 (18.52%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (18.52%) Wireless
6 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
7 3 (11.11%) ISDN
7 3 (11.11%) WLAN
7 3 (11.11%) DHCP
7 3 (11.11%) VRRP
7 3 (11.11%) 802.11
7 3 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (11.11%) OpenVPN
7 3 (11.11%) HSRP
General
1 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 3 (11.11%) Multimedia
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Support Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Field Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Network Support Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Network Support
2 5 (18.52%) Field Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 3 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Network Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Service Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Statistics
2 1 (3.70%) PMI
2 1 (3.70%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Linux
2 7 (25.93%) Windows
3 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
4 3 (11.11%) Solaris
5 1 (3.70%) UNIX
5 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.70%) OpenBSD
5 1 (3.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Project Management
2 5 (18.52%) ITIL
2 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
3 4 (14.81%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (11.11%) Network Management
4 3 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 3 (11.11%) SIEM
4 3 (11.11%) Capacity Management
4 3 (11.11%) Service Management
4 3 (11.11%) ITSM
4 3 (11.11%) Identity Management
4 3 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
4 3 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (7.41%) Network Design
6 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) CCNP
1 11 (40.74%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (18.52%) RHCE
3 3 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.70%) CCNA
4 1 (3.70%) MCP
4 1 (3.70%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 3 (11.11%) ISA Server
2 1 (3.70%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) FortiGate
2 3 (11.11%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (11.11%) OpenView
2 3 (11.11%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (3.70%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Cisco
2 10 (37.04%) Juniper
3 6 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
4 4 (14.81%) HP
5 3 (11.11%) SolarWinds
5 3 (11.11%) Aruba
5 3 (11.11%) ArcSight
5 3 (11.11%) Sun
5 3 (11.11%) Compuware
5 3 (11.11%) 3Com
6 1 (3.70%) Northgate
6 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago