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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 67 37 70
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +33
Permanent jobs citing LAN 75 161 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.41% 6.17% 4.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.07% 25.68% 16.49%
Number of salaries quoted 51 124 75
Median salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,150 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%

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
356 627 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.17% 24.01% 24.36%
Number of salaries quoted 255 500 442
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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
Watford +10 40 £47,000 +10.58%
Hemel Hempstead -21 12 £37,500 -21.05%
Welwyn Garden City +2 4 £32,500 +14.03% 1
Kings Langley +4 3 £41,500 +12.16%
Rickmansworth - 3 £42,500 - 1
Hitchin +1 1 £28,500 +21.27%
Welwyn - 1 £36,500 -
LAN
East of England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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.

1 146 (87.43%) WAN
2 98 (58.68%) Cisco
3 82 (49.10%) Cisco Certification
4 79 (47.31%) Firewall
5 60 (35.93%) CCNP
6 59 (35.33%) Windows
7 55 (32.93%) CCNA
8 49 (29.34%) VPN
9 48 (28.74%) Microsoft
9 48 (28.74%) VMware
10 46 (27.54%) Active Directory
11 42 (25.15%) CheckPoint
12 39 (23.35%) ITIL
13 38 (22.75%) Wireless
14 35 (20.96%) Telecoms
14 35 (20.96%) MPLS
15 34 (20.36%) Data Centre
16 33 (19.76%) VMware Infrastructure
17 30 (17.96%) SLA
17 30 (17.96%) TCP/IP
18 27 (16.17%) Citrix
18 27 (16.17%) F5
18 27 (16.17%) Windows Server
19 25 (14.97%) Incident Management
19 25 (14.97%) Change Control
20 24 (14.37%) Office 365
20 24 (14.37%) Mentoring
20 24 (14.37%) VLAN
20 24 (14.37%) Problem Management
20 24 (14.37%) BGP

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 13 (7.78%) MS Exchange
1 13 (7.78%) Skype for Business
2 4 (2.40%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (12.57%) MS Excel
1 21 (12.57%) MS Office
2 5 (2.99%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.60%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.60%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (0.60%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.80%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (14.37%) Office 365
2 14 (8.38%) PaaS
3 9 (5.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (3.59%) IaaS
5 3 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 146 (87.43%) WAN
2 79 (47.31%) Firewall
3 49 (29.34%) VPN
4 38 (22.75%) Wireless
5 35 (20.96%) MPLS
6 30 (17.96%) TCP/IP
7 24 (14.37%) BGP
7 24 (14.37%) VLAN
8 21 (12.57%) ISDN
8 21 (12.57%) OSPF
9 20 (11.98%) DNS
10 19 (11.38%) PBX
10 19 (11.38%) Wi-Fi
11 17 (10.18%) DHCP
12 16 (9.58%) Cisco ASA
13 15 (8.98%) EIGRP
13 15 (8.98%) VoIP
14 14 (8.38%) Cisco Nexus
15 12 (7.19%) Cisco IPT
15 12 (7.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.80%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (4.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 35 (20.96%) Telecoms
2 12 (7.19%) Retail
3 6 (3.59%) Finance
3 6 (3.59%) Legal
4 5 (2.99%) Marketing
5 1 (0.60%) Automotive
5 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 64 (38.32%) Network Engineer
2 26 (15.57%) Support Engineer
3 23 (13.77%) 3rd Line Support
4 20 (11.98%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 19 (11.38%) Analyst
5 19 (11.38%) Support Analyst
6 17 (10.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 14 (8.38%) Architect
7 14 (8.38%) Cisco Engineer
7 14 (8.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 13 (7.78%) Senior Network Engineer
9 12 (7.19%) Consultant
9 12 (7.19%) Lead Network Engineer
10 11 (6.59%) Network Specialist
10 11 (6.59%) Technical Architect
11 10 (5.99%) Desktop Support
11 10 (5.99%) Office 365 Engineer
12 9 (5.39%) Network Consultant
12 9 (5.39%) Network Operations Engineer
12 9 (5.39%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.99%) Middleware
2 1 (0.60%) COM
2 1 (0.60%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 34 (20.36%) Data Centre
2 9 (5.39%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.79%) Driving Licence
4 7 (4.19%) Fat Client
4 7 (4.19%) Thin Client
5 6 (3.59%) User Experience
6 5 (2.99%) Algorithms
6 5 (2.99%) Blog
7 4 (2.40%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.80%) iPad
8 3 (1.80%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.80%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.20%) e-Health
9 2 (1.20%) EPoS
9 2 (1.20%) Handset
10 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.60%) Mobile Computing
10 1 (0.60%) PDA
10 1 (0.60%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 59 (35.33%) Windows
2 27 (16.17%) Windows Server
3 21 (12.57%) Windows 7
4 19 (11.38%) Linux
4 19 (11.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (10.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (5.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (5.99%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (5.39%) Windows 8
8 7 (4.19%) Windows 10
9 6 (3.59%) Unix
10 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (23.35%) ITIL
2 25 (14.97%) Change Control
2 25 (14.97%) Incident Management
3 24 (14.37%) Mentoring
3 24 (14.37%) Problem Management
4 20 (11.98%) Network Management
5 19 (11.38%) Asset Management
6 17 (10.18%) Load Balancing
7 15 (8.98%) Network Design
8 14 (8.38%) Migration
8 14 (8.38%) Presales
9 12 (7.19%) Change Management
9 12 (7.19%) Root Cause Analysis
10 11 (6.59%) E-Commerce
11 10 (5.99%) Coaching
11 10 (5.99%) Mathematics
12 9 (5.39%) Customer Requirements
13 8 (4.79%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (4.79%) Disaster Recovery
14 7 (4.19%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (5.99%) C
2 6 (3.59%) SQL
3 3 (1.80%) PHP
4 2 (1.20%) Java
4 2 (1.20%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.60%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.60%) Perl
Qualifications
1 82 (49.10%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (35.93%) CCNP
3 55 (32.93%) CCNA
4 22 (13.17%) Security Cleared
5 20 (11.98%) Degree
6 14 (8.38%) CCIE
7 13 (7.78%) ITIL Certification
7 13 (7.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (6.59%) BC Cleared
9 8 (4.79%) CCSA
10 7 (4.19%) MCSE
11 5 (2.99%) CCDP
12 3 (1.80%) JNCIA
12 3 (1.80%) JNCIP
13 2 (1.20%) JNCIE
13 2 (1.20%) JNCIS
13 2 (1.20%) MCP
13 2 (1.20%) MCSA
13 2 (1.20%) SC Cleared
13 2 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (17.96%) SLA
2 9 (5.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 46 (27.54%) Active Directory
2 33 (19.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (7.19%) Terminal Services
4 10 (5.99%) VMware ESX
5 9 (5.39%) Hyper-V
6 6 (3.59%) vSphere
7 3 (1.80%) iptables
8 2 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.60%) Firmware
9 1 (0.60%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (8.38%) SCCM
2 8 (4.79%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (3.59%) TrustSec
3 6 (3.59%) ZENworks
4 4 (2.40%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 4 (2.40%) ThinApp
5 3 (1.80%) FortiGate
6 2 (1.20%) SCOM
7 1 (0.60%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.60%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 98 (58.68%) Cisco
2 48 (28.74%) Microsoft
2 48 (28.74%) VMware
3 42 (25.15%) CheckPoint
4 27 (16.17%) Citrix
4 27 (16.17%) F5
5 23 (13.77%) Juniper
6 11 (6.59%) HP
7 10 (5.99%) Avaya
7 10 (5.99%) Brocade
7 10 (5.99%) Computacenter
7 10 (5.99%) Symantec
8 8 (4.79%) Aruba
9 6 (3.59%) Blue Coat
9 6 (3.59%) CyberArk
9 6 (3.59%) Fortinet
9 6 (3.59%) Google
9 6 (3.59%) Novell
9 6 (3.59%) Riverbed
9 6 (3.59%) Veeam
Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £42000 - £51000 per annum + £6k car allowance, 10% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ServerChoice
Salary: Up to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Bishop's Stortford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Clancy Group
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago