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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 19 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WAN 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 5.56% - 6.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 66.67% - 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £23,250 - £18,500
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 Hertford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hertford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 8.33% 15.56% 30.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 13
Average salary £17,500 £42,500 £18,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-58.82% +129.72%
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 29 August 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) PSTN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) RTP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) xDSL
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) 802.11
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) VRRP
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) RIP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) PSTN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) 802.11
1 2 (100.00%) RTP
1 2 (100.00%) xDSL
2 1 (50.00%) Broadband
2 1 (50.00%) VRRP
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) RIP
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Avaya
1 1 (50.00%) VMware