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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 40 38 39
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing LAN 20 25 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.14% 4.69% 6.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 21.37% 21.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11 24 20
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%
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
100 117 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 20.70% 21.95% 28.76%
Number of salaries quoted 80 77 101
Median salary £44,750 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.77% +1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 28 September 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Watford

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 30 (100.00%) WAN
2 28 (93.33%) Firewall
3 22 (73.33%) VPN
3 22 (73.33%) ITIL
4 21 (70.00%) VLAN
5 19 (63.33%) Data Centre
6 18 (60.00%) MPLS
7 17 (56.67%) CheckPoint
7 17 (56.67%) Degree
8 16 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
8 16 (53.33%) Active Directory
8 16 (53.33%) Windows
9 15 (50.00%) Mentoring
9 15 (50.00%) Retail
10 14 (46.67%) Mathematics
10 14 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (46.67%) PaaS
10 14 (46.67%) Skype for Business
10 14 (46.67%) Office 365
10 14 (46.67%) Coaching
10 14 (46.67%) Remote Desktop
10 14 (46.67%) Windows Server
10 14 (46.67%) Linux
10 14 (46.67%) C
10 14 (46.67%) DNS
10 14 (46.67%) Cisco
10 14 (46.67%) DHCP

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 14 (46.67%) Skype for Business
2 11 (36.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (46.67%) Office 365
1 14 (46.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (100.00%) WAN
2 28 (93.33%) Firewall
3 22 (73.33%) VPN
4 21 (70.00%) VLAN
5 18 (60.00%) MPLS
6 14 (46.67%) DHCP
6 14 (46.67%) DNS
6 14 (46.67%) ISDN
6 14 (46.67%) PBX
6 14 (46.67%) Remote Desktop
6 14 (46.67%) VoIP
7 9 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
7 9 (30.00%) Spanning Tree
8 8 (26.67%) Network Security
9 7 (23.33%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (23.33%) Cisco IPT
9 7 (23.33%) DMZ
9 7 (23.33%) IP Telephony
9 7 (23.33%) IPsec
10 4 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (50.00%) Retail
2 7 (23.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 14 (46.67%) 3rd Line Support
1 14 (46.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 14 (46.67%) Support Engineer
2 13 (43.33%) Network Engineer
3 12 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
3 12 (40.00%) Linux Support
3 12 (40.00%) Linux Support Engineer
4 9 (30.00%) Office 365 Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Active Directory Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Active Directory Support
5 5 (16.67%) Active Directory Support Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Windows Support Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Server Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (63.33%) Data Centre
2 14 (46.67%) Mathematics
3 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Windows
1 16 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 16 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 14 (46.67%) Linux
2 14 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 14 (46.67%) Windows Server
2 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) ITIL
2 15 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 14 (46.67%) Coaching
3 14 (46.67%) E-Commerce
4 4 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (6.67%) Change Management
6 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.67%) Migration
6 2 (6.67%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.33%) Line Management
7 1 (3.33%) Network Management
7 1 (3.33%) Patch Management
7 1 (3.33%) Project Management
7 1 (3.33%) Security Patching
7 1 (3.33%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) C
2 2 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (56.67%) Degree
2 14 (46.67%) CCNP
2 14 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (23.33%) CCNA
4 2 (6.67%) CCIE
4 2 (6.67%) MCITP
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.33%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 14 (46.67%) Terminal Services
2 14 (46.67%) VMware ESX
2 14 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) CheckPoint
2 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 14 (46.67%) Cisco
3 14 (46.67%) VMware
4 7 (23.33%) NetApp
5 2 (6.67%) Brocade
5 2 (6.67%) Citrix
5 2 (6.67%) F5
5 2 (6.67%) Juniper
5 2 (6.67%) Riverbed
6 1 (3.33%) Avaya
6 1 (3.33%) Nortel