The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 40 44 43
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing WAN 14 25 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.85% 5.05% 5.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.43% 22.52% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 20
Median salary £45,000 £36,750 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.44% -19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £21,950 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,750 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +13.33%
WAN
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
97 111 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 19.76% 22.42% 31.46%
Number of salaries quoted 65 60 137
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £26,750 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

WAN
Salary Trend in Watford

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

WAN Salary Trend in Watford

WAN
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Watford region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Watford

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing WAN 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 WAN.

1 44 (93.62%) LAN
2 34 (72.34%) Cisco
3 29 (61.70%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (46.81%) CCNP
5 19 (40.43%) Firewall
6 16 (34.04%) Windows
7 15 (31.91%) VPN
8 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
8 12 (25.53%) VMware
9 11 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
9 11 (23.40%) Avaya
9 11 (23.40%) Windows Server
10 10 (21.28%) Data Centre
10 10 (21.28%) MPLS
10 10 (21.28%) Retail
11 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (17.02%) CheckPoint
12 8 (17.02%) Active Directory
12 8 (17.02%) MS Exchange
13 7 (14.89%) SQL
13 7 (14.89%) vSphere
14 6 (12.77%) Spanning Tree
14 6 (12.77%) Network Security
14 6 (12.77%) DNS
14 6 (12.77%) DHCP
14 6 (12.77%) SAN
14 6 (12.77%) Nortel
15 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
15 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003

WAN
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 8 (17.02%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.38%) Skype for Business
3 2 (4.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.38%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.26%) Office 365
2 2 (4.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (93.62%) LAN
2 19 (40.43%) Firewall
3 15 (31.91%) VPN
4 10 (21.28%) MPLS
5 6 (12.77%) DHCP
5 6 (12.77%) DNS
5 6 (12.77%) Network Security
5 6 (12.77%) SAN
5 6 (12.77%) Spanning Tree
6 5 (10.64%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (6.38%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (6.38%) SNMP
7 3 (6.38%) VoIP
8 2 (4.26%) BGP
8 2 (4.26%) DSL
8 2 (4.26%) DWDM
8 2 (4.26%) EIGRP
8 2 (4.26%) Internet
8 2 (4.26%) ISDN
8 2 (4.26%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (21.28%) Retail
2 5 (10.64%) Finance
3 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (53.19%) Network Engineer
2 8 (17.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (14.89%) Network Manager
4 6 (12.77%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (10.64%) Support Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Architect
6 4 (8.51%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Security Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (6.38%) IP Network Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) Middleware
2 1 (2.13%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.51%) EqualLogic
2 4 (8.51%) Spread Betting
3 3 (6.38%) Driving Licence
3 3 (6.38%) Public Cloud
4 2 (4.26%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.26%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.13%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.04%) Windows
2 11 (23.40%) Windows Server
3 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.26%) Linux
5 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (10.64%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (8.51%) Network Design
2 4 (8.51%) Problem Management
3 3 (6.38%) Coaching
3 3 (6.38%) Incident Management
3 3 (6.38%) ITIL
3 3 (6.38%) Line Management
3 3 (6.38%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (4.26%) Change Management
4 2 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (4.26%) E-Commerce
4 2 (4.26%) Mentoring
4 2 (4.26%) Migration
4 2 (4.26%) Presales
4 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2
4 2 (4.26%) Service Management
4 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (4.26%) TOGAF
4 2 (4.26%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.89%) SQL
2 2 (4.26%) C
2 2 (4.26%) C++
2 2 (4.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (61.70%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (46.81%) CCNP
3 5 (10.64%) CCNA
3 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (8.51%) Degree
5 3 (6.38%) MCSE
6 2 (4.26%) CCIE
6 2 (4.26%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.26%) MCITP
6 2 (4.26%) PMI Certification
6 2 (4.26%) PMP
6 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (17.02%) Active Directory
3 7 (14.89%) vSphere
4 4 (8.51%) VMware ESX
5 3 (6.38%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.26%) Terminal Services
6 2 (4.26%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 34 (72.34%) Cisco
2 12 (25.53%) VMware
3 11 (23.40%) Avaya
3 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
4 8 (17.02%) CheckPoint
5 6 (12.77%) Nortel
6 4 (8.51%) 3PAR
6 4 (8.51%) Dell
6 4 (8.51%) HP
7 3 (6.38%) SAP
7 3 (6.38%) SolarWinds
8 2 (4.26%) Brocade
8 2 (4.26%) Citrix
8 2 (4.26%) EMC
8 2 (4.26%) F5
8 2 (4.26%) Juniper
8 2 (4.26%) NetApp
8 2 (4.26%) Riverbed
8 2 (4.26%) Symantec
9 1 (2.13%) Veeam
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago