The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 5 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WAN 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 10.81% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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 Hertford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hertford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
10 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 27.03% 2.38% 21.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 13
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

WAN
Salary Trend in Hertford

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

WAN Salary Trend in Hertford

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertford 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 8 (88.89%) LAN
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
3 6 (66.67%) Ethernet
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (66.67%) Telecoms
4 5 (55.56%) Internet
4 5 (55.56%) CCNA
4 5 (55.56%) SLA
4 5 (55.56%) VoIP
5 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) xDSL
6 3 (33.33%) DWDM
6 3 (33.33%) MPLS
6 3 (33.33%) Remedy
6 3 (33.33%) DNS
6 3 (33.33%) Windows
6 3 (33.33%) Broadband
6 3 (33.33%) Ciena
7 2 (22.22%) Line Management
7 2 (22.22%) SolarWinds
7 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
7 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
7 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
7 2 (22.22%) ADSL
7 2 (22.22%) C

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertford 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 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) LAN
2 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
3 6 (66.67%) Ethernet
4 5 (55.56%) Internet
4 5 (55.56%) VoIP
5 4 (44.44%) xDSL
6 3 (33.33%) DWDM
6 3 (33.33%) MPLS
6 3 (33.33%) DNS
6 3 (33.33%) Broadband
7 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (22.22%) ADSL
7 2 (22.22%) RIP
7 2 (22.22%) PSTN
7 2 (22.22%) RTP
7 2 (22.22%) VRRP
7 2 (22.22%) OSPF
7 2 (22.22%) 802.11
8 1 (11.11%) Firewall
8 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
General
1 6 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) NOC Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Network Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) iPhone
1 1 (11.11%) iPad
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
3 1 (11.11%) Android
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Line Management
1 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
2 1 (11.11%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (11.11%) Network Design
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) CCNA
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) OpenView
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Remedy
3 3 (33.33%) Ciena
4 2 (22.22%) SolarWinds
5 1 (11.11%) Riverbed
5 1 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (11.11%) Avaya
5 1 (11.11%) Juniper
5 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint