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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 35 57 37
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -20
Permanent jobs citing WAN 20 21 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.38% 3.58% 6.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.86% 13.64% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 17
Median salary £45,000 £41,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,250 £39,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £71,250 £71,200
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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
112 154 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 24.51% 26.28% 31.88%
Number of salaries quoted 94 87 104
Median salary £44,500 £48,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.29% -1.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 25 August 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Watford

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 34 (100.00%) LAN
2 28 (82.35%) Firewall
3 23 (67.65%) VPN
4 20 (58.82%) Data Centre
5 19 (55.88%) ITIL
5 19 (55.88%) Windows
6 18 (52.94%) VMware
6 18 (52.94%) VLAN
7 17 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
8 16 (47.06%) Cisco
8 16 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (47.06%) CheckPoint
8 16 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (44.12%) MPLS
9 15 (44.12%) Active Directory
10 14 (41.18%) DHCP
10 14 (41.18%) DNS
10 14 (41.18%) CCNP
10 14 (41.18%) Degree
10 14 (41.18%) Windows Server
10 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (38.24%) VMware ESX
11 13 (38.24%) MS Exchange
12 12 (35.29%) VoIP
12 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (35.29%) Retail
12 12 (35.29%) Skype for Business
12 12 (35.29%) Spanning Tree
13 11 (32.35%) Mentoring

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 13 (38.24%) MS Exchange
2 12 (35.29%) Skype for Business
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (32.35%) Office 365
1 11 (32.35%) PaaS
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (100.00%) LAN
2 28 (82.35%) Firewall
3 23 (67.65%) VPN
4 18 (52.94%) VLAN
5 15 (44.12%) MPLS
6 14 (41.18%) DHCP
6 14 (41.18%) DNS
7 12 (35.29%) Spanning Tree
7 12 (35.29%) VoIP
8 11 (32.35%) ISDN
8 11 (32.35%) PBX
8 11 (32.35%) Remote Desktop
9 10 (29.41%) Network Security
10 9 (26.47%) Cisco IOS
11 7 (20.59%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (20.59%) Cisco IPT
11 7 (20.59%) DMZ
11 7 (20.59%) IP Telephony
11 7 (20.59%) IPsec
12 5 (14.71%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (35.29%) Retail
2 7 (20.59%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Network Engineer
2 14 (41.18%) 3rd Line Support
3 13 (38.24%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 13 (38.24%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 13 (38.24%) Support Engineer
4 9 (26.47%) Linux Engineer
4 9 (26.47%) Linux Support
4 9 (26.47%) Linux Support Engineer
5 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (17.65%) Office 365 Engineer
6 5 (14.71%) Active Directory Engineer
6 5 (14.71%) Active Directory Support
6 5 (14.71%) Active Directory Support Engineer
6 5 (14.71%) Windows Engineer
6 5 (14.71%) Windows Support Engineer
7 4 (11.76%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) Cisco Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) COM
2 1 (2.94%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (58.82%) Data Centre
2 11 (32.35%) Mathematics
3 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
4 3 (8.82%) EqualLogic
4 3 (8.82%) Spread Betting
5 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.94%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (55.88%) Windows
2 16 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (41.18%) Windows Server
3 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (32.35%) Linux
5 11 (32.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) ITIL
2 11 (32.35%) Coaching
2 11 (32.35%) E-Commerce
2 11 (32.35%) Mentoring
3 7 (20.59%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
4 3 (8.82%) Line Management
4 3 (8.82%) Network Design
5 2 (5.88%) Change Management
5 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.88%) Migration
5 2 (5.88%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.94%) Patch Management
6 1 (2.94%) Project Management
6 1 (2.94%) Security Patching
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (2.94%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) C
2 4 (11.76%) SQL
3 2 (5.88%) C++
3 2 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (41.18%) CCNP
2 14 (41.18%) Degree
3 9 (26.47%) CCNA
4 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (8.82%) MCSE
6 2 (5.88%) CCIE
6 2 (5.88%) DV Cleared
6 2 (5.88%) MCITP
6 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
6 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (44.12%) Active Directory
3 13 (38.24%) VMware ESX
4 11 (32.35%) Terminal Services
5 4 (11.76%) vSphere
6 2 (5.88%) VMware Server
7 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) VMware
2 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (47.06%) CheckPoint
3 16 (47.06%) Cisco
4 7 (20.59%) NetApp
5 4 (11.76%) Avaya
6 3 (8.82%) 3PAR
6 3 (8.82%) Dell
6 3 (8.82%) HP
7 2 (5.88%) Brocade
7 2 (5.88%) Citrix
7 2 (5.88%) F5
7 2 (5.88%) Juniper
7 2 (5.88%) Riverbed
7 2 (5.88%) Symantec
8 1 (2.94%) Mitel
8 1 (2.94%) Nortel
8 1 (2.94%) SAP
8 1 (2.94%) Veeam
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