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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 35 73 66
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -7
Permanent jobs citing LAN 136 74 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.26% 3.67% 3.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.76% 15.29% 15.04%
Number of salaries quoted 111 61 61
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £29,150
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £53,850
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
528 484 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 24.29% 23.98% 24.33%
Number of salaries quoted 443 391 314
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,350 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 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
(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
Hemel Hempstead +6 44 £53,750 +34.37% 3
Watford +23 30 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Borehamwood +5 18 £31,000 +29.16% 3
Welwyn Garden City +10 3 £28,500 -36.66%
Stevenage -5 2 £27,000 -43.15% 1
Kings Langley - 2 £37,000 -
Letchworth - 2 £44,250 -
Hitchin - 1 £23,500 - 1
LAN
East of England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 217 (95.59%) WAN
2 153 (67.40%) Cisco
3 105 (46.26%) Windows
3 105 (46.26%) Firewall
4 95 (41.85%) Cisco Certification
5 88 (38.77%) VPN
6 80 (35.24%) Microsoft
7 74 (32.60%) VMware
8 70 (30.84%) Active Directory
9 64 (28.19%) DNS
10 63 (27.75%) VMware Infrastructure
11 62 (27.31%) Windows Server
11 62 (27.31%) CCNP
12 60 (26.43%) DHCP
13 55 (24.23%) TCP/IP
14 47 (20.70%) HP
14 47 (20.70%) ITIL
15 46 (20.26%) SQL Server
16 44 (19.38%) SAN
17 42 (18.50%) MS Exchange
18 39 (17.18%) Network Design
19 36 (15.86%) Dell
20 35 (15.42%) Linux
21 34 (14.98%) MS Excel
21 34 (14.98%) Disaster Recovery
21 34 (14.98%) Data Centre
22 33 (14.54%) Windows Server 2008
22 33 (14.54%) vSphere
23 31 (13.66%) Hyper-V
24 30 (13.22%) CCNA

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 42 (18.50%) MS Exchange
2 25 (11.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 20 (8.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (3.96%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.64%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (2.64%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (2.20%) Skype for Business
7 3 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.32%) IIS
8 2 (0.88%) Alfresco
Applications
1 34 (14.98%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 27 (11.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (11.01%) Office 365
3 4 (1.76%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 217 (95.59%) WAN
2 105 (46.26%) Firewall
3 88 (38.77%) VPN
4 64 (28.19%) DNS
5 60 (26.43%) DHCP
6 55 (24.23%) TCP/IP
7 44 (19.38%) SAN
8 27 (11.89%) Network Security
9 25 (11.01%) NAS
9 25 (11.01%) OSPF
9 25 (11.01%) SSL
10 24 (10.57%) iSCSI
10 24 (10.57%) LDAP
10 24 (10.57%) MPLS
11 22 (9.69%) Wireless
12 17 (7.49%) ISDN
12 17 (7.49%) VLAN
13 16 (7.05%) BGP
13 16 (7.05%) Broadband
14 15 (6.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (20.26%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.05%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (1.76%) Big Data
4 3 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.44%) JIRA
General
1 23 (10.13%) Retail
2 15 (6.61%) Telecoms
3 11 (4.85%) Finance
4 5 (2.20%) Games
5 3 (1.32%) Publishing
6 2 (0.88%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.44%) Legal
7 1 (0.44%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 52 (22.91%) Network Engineer
2 44 (19.38%) Support Engineer
3 40 (17.62%) Architect
4 35 (15.42%) Network Architect
5 32 (14.10%) Analyst
6 28 (12.33%) Network Support
7 21 (9.25%) 3rd Line Support
8 20 (8.81%) Support Analyst
9 18 (7.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 17 (7.49%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 17 (7.49%) Network Support Engineer
11 16 (7.05%) IT Engineer
11 16 (7.05%) Project Manager
12 15 (6.61%) IT Support
12 15 (6.61%) Network Manager
13 14 (6.17%) Cisco Architect
13 14 (6.17%) Cisco Network Architect
13 14 (6.17%) Lead Architect
14 13 (5.73%) Senior Network Engineer
14 13 (5.73%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.76%) Middleware
2 2 (0.88%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 34 (14.98%) Data Centre
2 25 (11.01%) Blackberry
3 23 (10.13%) Hybrid Cloud
3 23 (10.13%) Replication
4 13 (5.73%) Fat Client
4 13 (5.73%) Thin Client
5 12 (5.29%) e-Health
6 11 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (4.41%) EqualLogic
7 10 (4.41%) HP StoreVirtual
8 7 (3.08%) EMC VNX
9 6 (2.64%) Xbox
10 5 (2.20%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.76%) Public Cloud
12 3 (1.32%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.88%) iPad
13 2 (0.88%) Mainframe
13 2 (0.88%) PKI
13 2 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
14 1 (0.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 105 (46.26%) Windows
2 62 (27.31%) Windows Server
3 35 (15.42%) Linux
4 33 (14.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (9.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (6.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (5.73%) Windows 7
8 11 (4.85%) Unix
9 6 (2.64%) Windows 8
10 4 (1.76%) Mac OS
10 4 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.76%) Windows 10
11 3 (1.32%) SUSE
11 3 (1.32%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.88%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.44%) CentOS
13 1 (0.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (20.70%) ITIL
2 39 (17.18%) Network Design
3 34 (14.98%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (7.93%) Network Monitoring
5 16 (7.05%) Change Management
5 16 (7.05%) PRINCE2
6 15 (6.61%) Project Management
7 14 (6.17%) Network Management
7 14 (6.17%) Service Delivery
8 12 (5.29%) High Availability
9 11 (4.85%) Mentoring
10 10 (4.41%) Network Architecture
10 10 (4.41%) Service Management
11 8 (3.52%) Incident Management
11 8 (3.52%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (2.64%) Release Management
12 6 (2.64%) Security Management
13 5 (2.20%) CRM
13 5 (2.20%) Problem Management
13 5 (2.20%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 24 (10.57%) SQL
2 13 (5.73%) PowerShell
3 10 (4.41%) Bash Shell
3 10 (4.41%) VBA
4 3 (1.32%) VBScript
5 2 (0.88%) VB
6 1 (0.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 95 (41.85%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (27.31%) CCNP
3 30 (13.22%) CCNA
4 19 (8.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (7.49%) Security Cleared
6 16 (7.05%) JNCIA
6 16 (7.05%) JNCIE
6 16 (7.05%) JNCIP
7 15 (6.61%) MCSE
7 15 (6.61%) SC Cleared
8 14 (6.17%) JNCIS
8 14 (6.17%) MCSA
9 13 (5.73%) DV Cleared
9 13 (5.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (2.64%) Degree
11 5 (2.20%) CISSP
11 5 (2.20%) GCIA
11 5 (2.20%) GCIH
11 5 (2.20%) PMI Certification
11 5 (2.20%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (10.13%) SLA
2 12 (5.29%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 70 (30.84%) Active Directory
2 63 (27.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (14.54%) vSphere
4 31 (13.66%) Hyper-V
5 24 (10.57%) NFS
6 23 (10.13%) XenApp
7 20 (8.81%) Terminal Services
8 13 (5.73%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (4.41%) XenDesktop
10 6 (2.64%) Xen
11 4 (1.76%) XenServer
12 1 (0.44%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (3.52%) Backup Exec
2 7 (3.08%) WSUS
3 5 (2.20%) Cacti
3 5 (2.20%) Nessus
3 5 (2.20%) SCCM
4 4 (1.76%) FortiGate
5 3 (1.32%) ZENworks
6 2 (0.88%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.88%) Cisco UCCE
6 2 (0.88%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.44%) NetVault Backup
7 1 (0.44%) vRealize
Vendors
1 153 (67.40%) Cisco
2 80 (35.24%) Microsoft
3 74 (32.60%) VMware
4 47 (20.70%) HP
5 36 (15.86%) Dell
6 28 (12.33%) Apple
7 25 (11.01%) Avaya
7 25 (11.01%) Juniper
8 23 (10.13%) Fujitsu
8 23 (10.13%) SonicWALL
9 21 (9.25%) Citrix
10 18 (7.93%) CheckPoint
11 16 (7.05%) F5
12 13 (5.73%) Nortel
13 12 (5.29%) 3PAR
14 11 (4.85%) EMC
15 9 (3.96%) Symantec
16 6 (2.64%) SolarWinds
17 5 (2.20%) Crossbeam
18 4 (1.76%) Red Hat
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + bonus + pension
Posted: 4 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Company Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Benefits and Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£85,000 plus Car Allowance and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Chess Telecom
Posted: 10 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Gardiff Epos
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum + O/T + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TK Maxx
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
AWD online
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 + Benefits + Training
Posted: 17 days ago