The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 29 29 57
Rank change year-on-year
0 +28
Permanent jobs citing LAN 31 31 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.86% 5.88% 3.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 37.35% 25.62% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 16 31 12
Median salary £47,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.58% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £40,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,950 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.64% +11.86%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
83 121 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 15.69% 22.96% 27.87%
Number of salaries quoted 55 99 110
Median salary £45,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.05% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £36,000 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

LAN
Salary Trend in Watford

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

LAN Salary Trend in Watford

LAN
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Watford region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

LAN Salary Histogram in Watford

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Watford region with a requirement for LAN.

1 49 (92.45%) WAN
2 42 (79.25%) Firewall
3 29 (54.72%) VLAN
4 28 (52.83%) MPLS
5 24 (45.28%) VPN
5 24 (45.28%) Cisco
5 24 (45.28%) ITIL
6 23 (43.40%) Windows
6 23 (43.40%) Active Directory
6 23 (43.40%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (39.62%) CCNP
7 21 (39.62%) Degree
7 21 (39.62%) Data Centre
8 20 (37.74%) Windows Server
8 20 (37.74%) Microsoft
8 20 (37.74%) CheckPoint
9 19 (35.85%) PaaS
10 16 (30.19%) VoIP
10 16 (30.19%) DNS
10 16 (30.19%) DHCP
10 16 (30.19%) Linux
10 16 (30.19%) ISDN
10 16 (30.19%) PBX
10 16 (30.19%) VMware
10 16 (30.19%) Retail
10 16 (30.19%) Mentoring
10 16 (30.19%) Remote Desktop
11 15 (28.30%) Coaching
11 15 (28.30%) Windows Server 2012
11 15 (28.30%) VMware Infrastructure

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 15 (28.30%) MS Exchange
1 15 (28.30%) Skype for Business
2 4 (7.55%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.66%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (35.85%) PaaS
2 15 (28.30%) Office 365
3 4 (7.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (92.45%) WAN
2 42 (79.25%) Firewall
3 29 (54.72%) VLAN
4 28 (52.83%) MPLS
5 24 (45.28%) VPN
6 16 (30.19%) DHCP
6 16 (30.19%) DNS
6 16 (30.19%) ISDN
6 16 (30.19%) PBX
6 16 (30.19%) Remote Desktop
6 16 (30.19%) VoIP
7 13 (24.53%) Spanning Tree
8 12 (22.64%) Cisco IOS
9 9 (16.98%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (16.98%) Network Security
9 9 (16.98%) Wireless
10 8 (15.09%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (15.09%) DMZ
10 8 (15.09%) IP Telephony
10 8 (15.09%) IPsec
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (30.19%) Retail
2 8 (15.09%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.66%) Finance
3 3 (5.66%) Legal
4 1 (1.89%) Automotive
4 1 (1.89%) Marketing
4 1 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (32.08%) Network Engineer
2 15 (28.30%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 15 (28.30%) 3rd Line Support
2 15 (28.30%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 15 (28.30%) Office 365 Engineer
2 15 (28.30%) Support Engineer
3 10 (18.87%) Linux Engineer
3 10 (18.87%) Linux Support
3 10 (18.87%) Linux Support Engineer
4 9 (16.98%) Cisco Engineer
4 9 (16.98%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Client Services Manager
5 5 (9.43%) Exchange Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (9.43%) ITIL Manager
5 5 (9.43%) ITIL Service Manager
5 5 (9.43%) Server Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Server Support
5 5 (9.43%) Service Manager
5 5 (9.43%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 21 (39.62%) Data Centre
2 15 (28.30%) Mathematics
3 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) Blog
4 1 (1.89%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.89%) Handset
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 23 (43.40%) Windows
2 20 (37.74%) Windows Server
3 16 (30.19%) Linux
4 15 (28.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (28.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (28.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (28.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.66%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (45.28%) ITIL
2 16 (30.19%) Mentoring
3 15 (28.30%) Coaching
3 15 (28.30%) E-Commerce
4 9 (16.98%) Migration
5 6 (11.32%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (9.43%) Network Design
6 5 (9.43%) Wealth Management
7 4 (7.55%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (7.55%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (7.55%) Network Management
8 1 (1.89%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (1.89%) Customer Engagement
8 1 (1.89%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.89%) Line Management
8 1 (1.89%) Patch Management
8 1 (1.89%) Presales
8 1 (1.89%) Security Patching
8 1 (1.89%) Ticket Management
8 1 (1.89%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (28.30%) C
2 5 (9.43%) SQL
3 3 (5.66%) PHP
4 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.89%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (43.40%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (39.62%) CCNP
2 21 (39.62%) Degree
3 10 (18.87%) CCNA
4 8 (15.09%) CCIE
5 5 (9.43%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.89%) CCDP
7 1 (1.89%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.89%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (43.40%) Active Directory
2 15 (28.30%) Terminal Services
2 15 (28.30%) VMware ESX
2 15 (28.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.89%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 24 (45.28%) Cisco
2 20 (37.74%) CheckPoint
2 20 (37.74%) Microsoft
3 16 (30.19%) VMware
4 10 (18.87%) Juniper
5 8 (15.09%) F5
6 6 (11.32%) Citrix
7 5 (9.43%) Riverbed
8 4 (7.55%) Brocade
8 4 (7.55%) Draytek
8 4 (7.55%) Palo Alto
9 3 (5.66%) Google
9 3 (5.66%) NetApp
10 1 (1.89%) Aruba
10 1 (1.89%) Avaya
10 1 (1.89%) HP
10 1 (1.89%) Nortel
10 1 (1.89%) SolarWinds
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