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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 47 28 48
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +20
Permanent jobs citing LAN 17 31 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.05% 6.61% 3.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.52% 30.39% 13.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8 30 22
Median salary £45,000 £47,750 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.75% +15.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,650 £35,900 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,750 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
LAN
Hertfordshire

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
79 102 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 14.18% 21.75% 27.77%
Number of salaries quoted 57 75 129
Median salary £42,500 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.45% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £33,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £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 3 December 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Watford

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Watford region with a requirement for LAN.

1 36 (97.30%) WAN
2 34 (91.89%) Firewall
3 25 (67.57%) VLAN
4 23 (62.16%) ITIL
4 23 (62.16%) VPN
5 22 (59.46%) Data Centre
6 20 (54.05%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (51.35%) CCNP
7 19 (51.35%) Cisco
8 18 (48.65%) MPLS
9 17 (45.95%) PaaS
10 15 (40.54%) Degree
10 15 (40.54%) Active Directory
10 15 (40.54%) Windows
10 15 (40.54%) Windows Server
11 14 (37.84%) Remote Desktop
11 14 (37.84%) Linux
11 14 (37.84%) ISDN
11 14 (37.84%) PBX
11 14 (37.84%) DHCP
11 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
11 14 (37.84%) VoIP
11 14 (37.84%) DNS
11 14 (37.84%) CheckPoint
11 14 (37.84%) VMware
11 14 (37.84%) Retail
11 14 (37.84%) Mentoring
12 13 (35.14%) Coaching
12 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (35.14%) Office 365

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 13 (35.14%) MS Exchange
1 13 (35.14%) Skype for Business
2 4 (10.81%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 17 (45.95%) PaaS
2 13 (35.14%) Office 365
3 4 (10.81%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (97.30%) WAN
2 34 (91.89%) Firewall
3 25 (67.57%) VLAN
4 23 (62.16%) VPN
5 18 (48.65%) MPLS
6 14 (37.84%) DHCP
6 14 (37.84%) DNS
6 14 (37.84%) ISDN
6 14 (37.84%) PBX
6 14 (37.84%) Remote Desktop
6 14 (37.84%) VoIP
7 10 (27.03%) Network Security
8 9 (24.32%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (24.32%) Cisco IOS
8 9 (24.32%) Cisco IPT
8 9 (24.32%) DMZ
8 9 (24.32%) IP Telephony
8 9 (24.32%) IPsec
8 9 (24.32%) Spanning Tree
9 5 (13.51%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 14 (37.84%) Retail
2 9 (24.32%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Network Engineer
2 13 (35.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 13 (35.14%) 3rd Line Support
2 13 (35.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 13 (35.14%) Support Engineer
3 11 (29.73%) Linux Engineer
3 11 (29.73%) Linux Support
3 11 (29.73%) Linux Support Engineer
3 11 (29.73%) Office 365 Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Consultant
6 4 (10.81%) Network Consultant
6 4 (10.81%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Client Services Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (5.41%) ITIL Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 22 (59.46%) Data Centre
2 13 (35.14%) Mathematics
3 5 (13.51%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.70%) Handset
4 1 (2.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (40.54%) Windows
1 15 (40.54%) Windows Server
2 14 (37.84%) Linux
3 13 (35.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) ITIL
2 14 (37.84%) Mentoring
3 13 (35.14%) Coaching
3 13 (35.14%) E-Commerce
4 6 (16.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (10.81%) Migration
6 3 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (5.41%) Wealth Management
8 1 (2.70%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.70%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.70%) Line Management
8 1 (2.70%) Network Management
8 1 (2.70%) Patch Management
8 1 (2.70%) Project Management
8 1 (2.70%) Security Patching
8 1 (2.70%) Ticket Management
8 1 (2.70%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) C
2 2 (5.41%) SQL
3 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (54.05%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (51.35%) CCNP
3 15 (40.54%) Degree
4 13 (35.14%) CCNA
5 4 (10.81%) CCIE
6 2 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.70%) CCDP
7 1 (2.70%) JNCIA
7 1 (2.70%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (40.54%) Active Directory
2 13 (35.14%) Terminal Services
2 13 (35.14%) VMware ESX
2 13 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 19 (51.35%) Cisco
2 14 (37.84%) CheckPoint
2 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
2 14 (37.84%) VMware
3 7 (18.92%) NetApp
4 5 (13.51%) Juniper
5 4 (10.81%) F5
5 4 (10.81%) Palo Alto
6 3 (8.11%) Citrix
7 1 (2.70%) Avaya
7 1 (2.70%) Draytek
7 1 (2.70%) Nortel
7 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds