The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 45 57 74
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +17
Permanent jobs citing LAN 128 103 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.52% 4.18% 3.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.59% 15.99% 11.92%
Number of salaries quoted 89 83 70
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.89%
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
593 644 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.58% 26.13% 26.47%
Number of salaries quoted 409 439 521
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £25,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 2015. 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 +7 34 £37,500 +15.38% 4
Hemel Hempstead -17 22 £55,000 +41.93% 4
Stevenage +15 7 £21,000 -43.24%
Borehamwood +7 7 £27,000 -
Hertford - 5 £34,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 5 £35,000 -
Rickmansworth -10 1 £33,000 +10.00%
St Albans -18 1 £17,000 -62.22%
Royston - 1 £30,500 -
Harpenden - 1 £27,500 -
Hitchin - 1 £22,000 - 1
Hoddesdon - 1 - -
LAN
East of England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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.

1 189 (93.10%) WAN
2 132 (65.02%) Cisco
3 98 (48.28%) Windows
4 92 (45.32%) Firewall
5 84 (41.38%) Microsoft
6 74 (36.45%) Active Directory
7 68 (33.50%) Citrix
8 62 (30.54%) TCP/IP
9 59 (29.06%) Cisco Certification
10 58 (28.57%) VMware
11 53 (26.11%) MS Exchange
12 48 (23.65%) MS Excel
13 44 (21.67%) VMware Infrastructure
14 41 (20.20%) ITIL
15 40 (19.70%) MS Office
16 38 (18.72%) SAN
16 38 (18.72%) DNS
17 33 (16.26%) SLA
17 33 (16.26%) CCNP
18 32 (15.76%) CheckPoint
18 32 (15.76%) Windows Server 2008
19 31 (15.27%) VPN
19 31 (15.27%) Disaster Recovery
20 29 (14.29%) Telecoms
21 28 (13.79%) Wi-Fi
21 28 (13.79%) Security Cleared
22 27 (13.30%) SC Cleared
22 27 (13.30%) Problem Management
22 27 (13.30%) CCNA
22 27 (13.30%) HP

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 53 (26.11%) MS Exchange
2 18 (8.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (6.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 11 (5.42%) Exchange Server 2003
4 11 (5.42%) SharePoint
5 10 (4.93%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (2.46%) Lync
7 4 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.48%) IIS
8 3 (1.48%) WorkSite
9 1 (0.49%) Apache
9 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 48 (23.65%) MS Excel
2 40 (19.70%) MS Office
3 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.99%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (12.32%) Office 365
2 12 (5.91%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (4.93%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (4.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (3.45%) PaaS
5 7 (3.45%) IaaS
6 3 (1.48%) SaaS
7 1 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.49%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 189 (93.10%) WAN
2 92 (45.32%) Firewall
3 62 (30.54%) TCP/IP
4 38 (18.72%) DNS
4 38 (18.72%) SAN
5 31 (15.27%) VPN
6 28 (13.79%) Wi-Fi
7 26 (12.81%) VLAN
8 23 (11.33%) Wireless
9 22 (10.84%) MPLS
10 18 (8.87%) DHCP
11 17 (8.37%) Network Security
12 16 (7.88%) IP Telephony
12 16 (7.88%) DSL
13 15 (7.39%) SSL
14 14 (6.90%) DWDM
15 12 (5.91%) NAS
16 10 (4.93%) OSPF
17 9 (4.43%) SNMP
17 9 (4.43%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.48%) Big Data
3 2 (0.99%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (2.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 13 (6.40%) Finance
3 10 (4.93%) Advertising
4 9 (4.43%) Publishing
5 6 (2.96%) Legal
6 4 (1.97%) Retail
7 2 (0.99%) Electronics
8 1 (0.49%) Marketing
8 1 (0.49%) Games
8 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (19.21%) Network Engineer
2 36 (17.73%) Analyst
3 25 (12.32%) Architect
3 25 (12.32%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 23 (11.33%) Support Engineer
5 21 (10.34%) Technical Architect
6 16 (7.88%) Senior Network Engineer
7 13 (6.40%) Technical Engineer
8 12 (5.91%) Consultant
9 11 (5.42%) 3rd Line Support
9 11 (5.42%) NOC Engineer
10 10 (4.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (4.43%) Solutions Architect
11 9 (4.43%) Technical Support
11 9 (4.43%) Network Architect
11 9 (4.43%) Senior Architect
12 8 (3.94%) Network Technical Architect
12 8 (3.94%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
12 8 (3.94%) Lead Solutions Architect
12 8 (3.94%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.42%) Web Services
2 4 (1.97%) Application Packaging
3 2 (0.99%) .NET
4 1 (0.49%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.49%) CSS
4 1 (0.49%) jQuery
4 1 (0.49%) XML
4 1 (0.49%) XSL
4 1 (0.49%) JSON
4 1 (0.49%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.82%) Management Information System
2 21 (10.34%) Thin Client
2 21 (10.34%) Fat Client
3 19 (9.36%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (7.39%) Blackberry
5 8 (3.94%) Hybrid Cloud
6 6 (2.96%) e-Health
7 5 (2.46%) Replication
7 5 (2.46%) Visualisation
7 5 (2.46%) Statistics
8 4 (1.97%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.48%) FMCG
10 2 (0.99%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.99%) PMI
11 1 (0.49%) Xbox
11 1 (0.49%) Blog
11 1 (0.49%) Clustering
11 1 (0.49%) IVR
11 1 (0.49%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 98 (48.28%) Windows
2 32 (15.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (12.81%) Linux
3 26 (12.81%) Windows 7
4 24 (11.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (11.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (6.40%) Windows 8
7 11 (5.42%) UNIX
8 6 (2.96%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (20.20%) ITIL
2 31 (15.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 27 (13.30%) Problem Management
4 23 (11.33%) Change Management
5 20 (9.85%) Asset Management
6 19 (9.36%) Incident Management
6 19 (9.36%) Project Management
7 14 (6.90%) Migration
7 14 (6.90%) Mentoring
8 12 (5.91%) Change Control
8 12 (5.91%) Service Management
8 12 (5.91%) Network Design
9 10 (4.93%) Business Analysis
9 10 (4.93%) Project Planning
9 10 (4.93%) Network Architecture
10 8 (3.94%) Business Transformation
10 8 (3.94%) Enterprise Architecture
10 8 (3.94%) Time Management
10 8 (3.94%) Configuration Management
10 8 (3.94%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 22 (10.84%) SQL
2 4 (1.97%) PowerShell
3 2 (0.99%) Bash Shell
3 2 (0.99%) VB
3 2 (0.99%) VBA
3 2 (0.99%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.49%) XAML
4 1 (0.49%) C#
4 1 (0.49%) Java
4 1 (0.49%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 59 (29.06%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (16.26%) CCNP
3 28 (13.79%) Security Cleared
4 27 (13.30%) SC Cleared
4 27 (13.30%) CCNA
5 17 (8.37%) CCSA
6 14 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (5.91%) MCSE
8 10 (4.93%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (3.45%) JNCIA
10 6 (2.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (2.96%) CCIE
11 5 (2.46%) MCSA
11 5 (2.46%) GCIA
11 5 (2.46%) GCIH
11 5 (2.46%) CISSP
11 5 (2.46%) SSCP
12 4 (1.97%) Degree
13 3 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 2 (0.99%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (16.26%) SLA
2 4 (1.97%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 74 (36.45%) Active Directory
2 44 (21.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (8.37%) Hyper-V
4 11 (5.42%) vSphere
4 11 (5.42%) Terminal Services
5 8 (3.94%) Xen
6 7 (3.45%) VMware ESX
7 6 (2.96%) NLBS
7 6 (2.96%) XenApp
8 5 (2.46%) VMware Server
9 4 (1.97%) XenServer
9 4 (1.97%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.49%) vCloud
10 1 (0.49%) NFS
10 1 (0.49%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.49%) Samba
10 1 (0.49%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 14 (6.90%) WSUS
2 12 (5.91%) SCCM
3 6 (2.96%) CA Spectrum
3 6 (2.96%) Cisco Prime
4 5 (2.46%) Nessus
5 4 (1.97%) ZENworks
5 4 (1.97%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (1.97%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (1.48%) SCOM
7 1 (0.49%) Cacti
7 1 (0.49%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.49%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.49%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 132 (65.02%) Cisco
2 84 (41.38%) Microsoft
3 68 (33.50%) Citrix
4 58 (28.57%) VMware
5 32 (15.76%) CheckPoint
6 27 (13.30%) HP
7 22 (10.84%) Juniper
8 12 (5.91%) Apple
8 12 (5.91%) Remedy
8 12 (5.91%) Ciena
9 11 (5.42%) SonicWALL
10 7 (3.45%) SolarWinds
10 7 (3.45%) NetApp
10 7 (3.45%) Lotus
11 6 (2.96%) Red Hat
11 6 (2.96%) CA
11 6 (2.96%) Fujitsu
12 5 (2.46%) ProCurve
12 5 (2.46%) F5
13 4 (1.97%) Splunk
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: up to £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hertfordshire
JM Digital
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead
Amazon
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £60000 - £60001 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
camelot
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Watford
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TJX
Salary: £ competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Gardiff Epos
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,500 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago