The first table below looks at the demand for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 31 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 Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 43 75 91
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +16
Permanent jobs citing LAN 119 59 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.81% 2.78% 2.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.99% 11.28% 11.17%
Number of salaries quoted 94 54 54
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £15,600 £26,075
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%
Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
567 523 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 22.90% 24.63% 22.35%
Number of salaries quoted 450 343 456
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LAN
East of England

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

LAN
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

LAN Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

LAN
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

LAN
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +26 60 £42,500 -15.00% 5
St Albans +8 13 £30,000 -29.41%
Hemel Hempstead -8 10 £55,000 +29.41%
Letchworth +10 9 £26,500 -49.52%
Stevenage +4 4 £38,125 -29.39%
Berkhamsted - 4 £37,000 -
Potters Bar - 3 £45,000 -
LAN
East of England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing LAN 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 LAN.

1 180 (80.72%) WAN
2 99 (44.39%) Microsoft
3 98 (43.95%) Firewall
4 92 (41.26%) Cisco
5 77 (34.53%) Windows
6 69 (30.94%) Cisco Certification
7 60 (26.91%) VMware
8 56 (25.11%) ITIL
9 54 (24.22%) MS Excel
9 54 (24.22%) Citrix
10 48 (21.52%) VMware Infrastructure
11 47 (21.08%) Active Directory
11 47 (21.08%) MS Office
12 44 (19.73%) CheckPoint
13 43 (19.28%) HP
13 43 (19.28%) VPN
14 42 (18.83%) Linux
15 39 (17.49%) CCNA
16 38 (17.04%) Finance
16 38 (17.04%) Windows Server 2008
17 37 (16.59%) TCP/IP
18 34 (15.25%) Network Management
19 33 (14.80%) VoIP
20 30 (13.45%) MPLS
21 29 (13.00%) Windows Server 2003
21 29 (13.00%) Disaster Recovery
22 28 (12.56%) CCNP
22 28 (12.56%) SAN
23 27 (12.11%) Retail
23 27 (12.11%) Network Security

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing LAN 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 LAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (9.87%) Lync
2 18 (8.07%) MS Exchange
3 11 (4.93%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (4.04%) IIS
4 9 (4.04%) SharePoint
5 7 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (1.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.90%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (0.90%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.90%) Apache
7 2 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.90%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.90%) WebSphere Portal
8 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 54 (24.22%) MS Excel
2 47 (21.08%) MS Office
3 1 (0.45%) MS Project
3 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.35%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (9.42%) PaaS
2 12 (5.38%) IaaS
2 12 (5.38%) Office 365
3 7 (3.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 180 (80.72%) WAN
2 98 (43.95%) Firewall
3 43 (19.28%) VPN
4 37 (16.59%) TCP/IP
5 33 (14.80%) VoIP
6 30 (13.45%) MPLS
7 28 (12.56%) SAN
8 27 (12.11%) Network Security
9 23 (10.31%) VLAN
10 22 (9.87%) DNS
11 21 (9.42%) DHCP
12 19 (8.52%) OSPF
13 18 (8.07%) BGP
14 17 (7.62%) Wi-Fi
15 13 (5.83%) IP Telephony
15 13 (5.83%) Wireless
16 12 (5.38%) WLAN
16 12 (5.38%) Internet
16 12 (5.38%) IPsec
17 10 (4.48%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.35%) MySQL
3 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (1.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.45%) LabVIEW
General
1 38 (17.04%) Finance
2 27 (12.11%) Retail
3 22 (9.87%) Legal
4 15 (6.73%) Pharmaceutical
5 11 (4.93%) Telecoms
6 10 (4.48%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.79%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.90%) Billing
9 1 (0.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 49 (21.97%) Network Engineer
2 38 (17.04%) Support Engineer
3 34 (15.25%) Architect
4 27 (12.11%) Technical Support
5 23 (10.31%) Operations Engineer
6 22 (9.87%) Consultant
7 20 (8.97%) Analyst
8 16 (7.17%) IT Architect
9 15 (6.73%) Technical Consultant
9 15 (6.73%) Operations Support Engineer
10 14 (6.28%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
10 14 (6.28%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 14 (6.28%) Technical Leader
11 13 (5.83%) Network Manager
11 13 (5.83%) Support Analyst
12 12 (5.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 12 (5.38%) Operations Manager
12 12 (5.38%) Network Operations Manager
12 12 (5.38%) NOC Manager
13 10 (4.48%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.35%) Web Services
2 2 (0.90%) LAMP
2 2 (0.90%) .NET
3 1 (0.45%) COM
3 1 (0.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.07%) Management Information System
2 16 (7.17%) Visualisation
3 9 (4.04%) Handset
4 5 (2.24%) Mathematics
5 4 (1.79%) EPoS
6 3 (1.35%) PKI
7 2 (0.90%) CLARiiON
7 2 (0.90%) Clustering
7 2 (0.90%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.90%) Statistics
8 1 (0.45%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.45%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.45%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.45%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.45%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.45%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.45%) PMI
8 1 (0.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 77 (34.53%) Windows
2 42 (18.83%) Linux
3 38 (17.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (13.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (7.62%) Windows XP
6 12 (5.38%) Windows 7
6 12 (5.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.79%) UNIX
8 4 (1.79%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.35%) Solaris
10 2 (0.90%) OpenBSD
10 2 (0.90%) AIX
10 2 (0.90%) HPUX
10 2 (0.90%) CentOS
10 2 (0.90%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.45%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.45%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (25.11%) ITIL
2 34 (15.25%) Network Management
3 29 (13.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 20 (8.97%) Change Management
5 18 (8.07%) Network Design
6 17 (7.62%) Information Security
6 17 (7.62%) Project Management
7 15 (6.73%) E-Commerce
7 15 (6.73%) Project Planning
8 14 (6.28%) Business Transformation
9 11 (4.93%) Software Deployment
10 10 (4.48%) PRINCE2
11 8 (3.59%) ITSM
12 7 (3.14%) Service Management
13 6 (2.69%) Business Continuity
13 6 (2.69%) Security Management
13 6 (2.69%) Time Management
13 6 (2.69%) Network Monitoring
14 5 (2.24%) Business Continuity Planning
14 5 (2.24%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 12 (5.38%) SQL
2 6 (2.69%) C
3 2 (0.90%) VB6
3 2 (0.90%) VB
3 2 (0.90%) C#
4 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.45%) Java
4 1 (0.45%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 69 (30.94%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (17.49%) CCNA
3 28 (12.56%) CCNP
4 21 (9.42%) Degree
5 20 (8.97%) ITIL Certification
6 18 (8.07%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (5.83%) MCSE
8 12 (5.38%) CCIE
9 10 (4.48%) MCP
10 9 (4.04%) MCITP
11 5 (2.24%) RHCE
11 5 (2.24%) MCSA
12 4 (1.79%) A+ Certification
12 4 (1.79%) ISEB
12 4 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (1.35%) CCSA
13 3 (1.35%) MCTS
14 2 (0.90%) CCSE
15 1 (0.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (3.14%) SLA
3 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 48 (21.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (21.08%) Active Directory
3 25 (11.21%) Hyper-V
4 9 (4.04%) VMware ESX
5 6 (2.69%) Terminal Services
6 5 (2.24%) vSphere
7 2 (0.90%) Snort
7 2 (0.90%) XenApp
7 2 (0.90%) XenServer
7 2 (0.90%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.90%) pfSense
8 1 (0.45%) KVM
8 1 (0.45%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.45%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 7 (3.14%) SolarWinds Orion
2 5 (2.24%) FortiGate
3 4 (1.79%) CiscoWorks
3 4 (1.79%) Tivoli
3 4 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.90%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.90%) Nagios
4 2 (0.90%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 2 (0.90%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (0.90%) PureDisk
4 2 (0.90%) SCCM
5 1 (0.45%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.45%) OpenView
5 1 (0.45%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.45%) Nessus
Vendors
1 99 (44.39%) Microsoft
2 92 (41.26%) Cisco
3 60 (26.91%) VMware
4 54 (24.22%) Citrix
5 44 (19.73%) CheckPoint
6 43 (19.28%) HP
7 20 (8.97%) Red Hat
8 19 (8.52%) Juniper
9 17 (7.62%) ProCurve
10 15 (6.73%) F5
11 14 (6.28%) Fortinet
11 14 (6.28%) Dell
12 11 (4.93%) Mitel
13 10 (4.48%) Aruba
13 10 (4.48%) Riverbed
14 8 (3.59%) Novell
14 8 (3.59%) SolarWinds
14 8 (3.59%) Meru Networks
15 6 (2.69%) Blue Coat
16 4 (1.79%) SAP
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