The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 37 52 51
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -1
Permanent jobs citing LAN 116 122 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.63% 5.41% 4.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.16% 21.33% 18.29%
Number of salaries quoted 89 83 100
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
LAN
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
412 572 689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.01% 25.37% 27.15%
Number of salaries quoted 322 382 475
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 May 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

LAN
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead +20 30 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Welwyn Garden City +22 15 £55,000 +69.23% 1
Watford -2 14 £45,000 +22.44% 2
Borehamwood +6 8 £25,000 -23.07%
Stevenage 0 8 £22,500 +7.14% 1
St Albans - 4 £27,500 -
Hoddesdon -3 2 £21,500 -43.42%
Royston +2 1 £42,500 +39.34%
LAN
East of England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 257 (98.09%) WAN
2 185 (70.61%) Cisco
3 146 (55.73%) Firewall
4 124 (47.33%) VPN
5 120 (45.80%) Windows
6 119 (45.42%) Cisco Certification
7 105 (40.08%) TCP/IP
8 88 (33.59%) VMware
9 78 (29.77%) VMware Infrastructure
10 75 (28.63%) Windows Server
10 75 (28.63%) ITIL
11 73 (27.86%) Microsoft
12 67 (25.57%) Juniper
13 65 (24.81%) CCNP
14 64 (24.43%) Active Directory
15 62 (23.66%) DNS
16 60 (22.90%) MS Exchange
16 60 (22.90%) Network Security
17 56 (21.37%) DHCP
17 56 (21.37%) Network Design
18 54 (20.61%) Wireless
18 54 (20.61%) Security Cleared
19 52 (19.85%) CCNA
20 51 (19.47%) ISDN
20 51 (19.47%) SAN
21 50 (19.08%) Network Monitoring
22 49 (18.70%) SC Cleared
23 47 (17.94%) Broadband
24 45 (17.18%) SQL Server
24 45 (17.18%) DV Cleared

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 60 (22.90%) MS Exchange
2 30 (11.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 24 (9.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (4.58%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.53%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.76%) Alfresco
7 2 (0.76%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.38%) CMS
8 1 (0.38%) IIS
Applications
1 34 (12.98%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.82%) MS Office
3 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 38 (14.50%) Office 365
2 32 (12.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.76%) PaaS
5 1 (0.38%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 257 (98.09%) WAN
2 146 (55.73%) Firewall
3 124 (47.33%) VPN
4 105 (40.08%) TCP/IP
5 62 (23.66%) DNS
6 60 (22.90%) Network Security
7 56 (21.37%) DHCP
8 54 (20.61%) Wireless
9 51 (19.47%) ISDN
9 51 (19.47%) SAN
10 47 (17.94%) Broadband
11 44 (16.79%) OSPF
12 33 (12.60%) SSL
13 31 (11.83%) NAS
14 27 (10.31%) BGP
15 21 (8.02%) VLAN
16 20 (7.63%) EIGRP
17 18 (6.87%) RIP
18 17 (6.49%) MPLS
19 16 (6.11%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (17.18%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.02%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (1.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.38%) JIRA
2 1 (0.38%) Selenium
General
1 18 (6.87%) Retail
2 15 (5.73%) Telecoms
3 10 (3.82%) Finance
4 2 (0.76%) Military
5 1 (0.38%) Legal
5 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 100 (38.17%) Network Engineer
2 70 (26.72%) Support Engineer
3 43 (16.41%) Network Support
4 39 (14.89%) Cisco Engineer
5 37 (14.12%) Network Support Engineer
6 35 (13.36%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 33 (12.60%) 3rd Line Support
7 33 (12.60%) Juniper Engineer
8 31 (11.83%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 26 (9.92%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 25 (9.54%) Architect
11 24 (9.16%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
11 24 (9.16%) Cisco Support
12 23 (8.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 23 (8.78%) Juniper Support
13 22 (8.40%) Analyst
13 22 (8.40%) Network Architect
14 20 (7.63%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 20 (7.63%) Cisco Support Engineer
15 18 (6.87%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.15%) 802.1X
1 3 (1.15%) Middleware
2 1 (0.38%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 34 (12.98%) e-Health
2 30 (11.45%) Blackberry
3 28 (10.69%) Hybrid Cloud
3 28 (10.69%) Replication
4 27 (10.31%) Data Centre
5 18 (6.87%) Fat Client
5 18 (6.87%) Thin Client
6 11 (4.20%) EqualLogic
7 10 (3.82%) HP StoreVirtual
8 7 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (2.29%) Client/Server
9 6 (2.29%) Statistics
10 4 (1.53%) EPoS
10 4 (1.53%) Spread Betting
11 3 (1.15%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.15%) PKI
11 3 (1.15%) Public Cloud
11 3 (1.15%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (0.76%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.76%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 120 (45.80%) Windows
2 75 (28.63%) Windows Server
3 44 (16.79%) Linux
4 43 (16.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (8.40%) Windows 7
6 21 (8.02%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (6.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (3.05%) Windows 10
8 8 (3.05%) Windows 8
9 5 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (1.91%) Unix
10 3 (1.15%) SUSE
10 3 (1.15%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.38%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (28.63%) ITIL
2 56 (21.37%) Network Design
3 50 (19.08%) Network Monitoring
4 25 (9.54%) Change Management
5 21 (8.02%) Disaster Recovery
6 20 (7.63%) Mentoring
7 17 (6.49%) Incident Management
8 15 (5.73%) Coaching
9 14 (5.34%) Network Management
9 14 (5.34%) Service Delivery
10 12 (4.58%) E-Commerce
11 11 (4.20%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (3.44%) Project Management
12 9 (3.44%) Service Management
13 7 (2.67%) Network Architecture
13 7 (2.67%) Problem Management
14 6 (2.29%) Presales
14 6 (2.29%) PRINCE2
14 6 (2.29%) Release Management
14 6 (2.29%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (10.69%) SQL
2 12 (4.58%) PowerShell
3 10 (3.82%) Bash Shell
3 10 (3.82%) VBA
4 4 (1.53%) VB
5 3 (1.15%) C
6 2 (0.76%) C++
7 1 (0.38%) Java
7 1 (0.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 119 (45.42%) Cisco Certification
2 65 (24.81%) CCNP
3 54 (20.61%) Security Cleared
4 52 (19.85%) CCNA
5 49 (18.70%) SC Cleared
6 45 (17.18%) DV Cleared
7 43 (16.41%) JNCIA
8 40 (15.27%) JNCIS
9 39 (14.89%) JNCIE
9 39 (14.89%) JNCIP
10 21 (8.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 17 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
12 14 (5.34%) MCSE
13 12 (4.58%) CCIE
13 12 (4.58%) MCSA
14 7 (2.67%) Degree
15 5 (1.91%) CISSP
15 5 (1.91%) GCIA
15 5 (1.91%) GCIH
15 5 (1.91%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (11.07%) SLA
2 19 (7.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (3.44%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 78 (29.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 64 (24.43%) Active Directory
3 45 (17.18%) vSphere
4 23 (8.78%) Hyper-V
4 23 (8.78%) Terminal Services
5 21 (8.02%) XenApp
6 14 (5.34%) VMware ESX
7 13 (4.96%) NFS
7 13 (4.96%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (3.82%) Xen
9 2 (0.76%) KVM
9 2 (0.76%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.38%) Firmware
10 1 (0.38%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (3.44%) FortiGate
1 9 (3.44%) WSUS
2 5 (1.91%) Nessus
2 5 (1.91%) SCCM
3 4 (1.53%) ZENworks
4 3 (1.15%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (1.15%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (1.15%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (0.76%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.76%) Nagios
5 2 (0.76%) OPNET
Vendors
1 185 (70.61%) Cisco
2 88 (33.59%) VMware
3 73 (27.86%) Microsoft
4 67 (25.57%) Juniper
5 42 (16.03%) HP
6 35 (13.36%) Avaya
7 30 (11.45%) Dell
8 29 (11.07%) Apple
9 28 (10.69%) Citrix
9 28 (10.69%) Fujitsu
9 28 (10.69%) SonicWALL
10 18 (6.87%) CheckPoint
11 13 (4.96%) 3PAR
11 13 (4.96%) F5
12 8 (3.05%) Brocade
12 8 (3.05%) Palo Alto
13 7 (2.67%) Nortel
14 4 (1.53%) EMC
14 4 (1.53%) Novell
14 4 (1.53%) SAP
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