The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for LAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 47 57
Rank change year-on-year +7 +10  
Permanent jobs citing LAN 28 10 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 5.22% 2.08% 3.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.05% 9.01% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 5
Median salary £46,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.06% +4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £42,000 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £73,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -0.62% -  

LAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 133 111 136
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 24.81% 23.08% 25.23%
Number of salaries quoted 102 81 68
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,750 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford citing LAN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Watford

LAN
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for LAN in Watford

LAN
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Watford over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for LAN in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 59 (86.76%) WAN
2 39 (57.35%) Cisco
3 36 (52.94%) Microsoft
4 30 (44.12%) Firewall
5 29 (42.65%) VMware
6 27 (39.71%) MPLS
7 25 (36.76%) Wireless
8 24 (35.29%) Data Centre
9 23 (33.82%) VPN
9 23 (33.82%) Active Directory
10 22 (32.35%) Cisco Certification
10 22 (32.35%) Windows
11 21 (30.88%) VMware Infrastructure
12 20 (29.41%) VLAN
12 20 (29.41%) Presales
13 18 (26.47%) ITIL
14 17 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
14 17 (25.00%) VoIP
14 17 (25.00%) HP
14 17 (25.00%) Windows Server
15 16 (23.53%) Office 365
15 16 (23.53%) Coaching
15 16 (23.53%) CCNP
15 16 (23.53%) DNS
15 16 (23.53%) Juniper
15 16 (23.53%) DHCP
15 16 (23.53%) MS Exchange
15 16 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
15 16 (23.53%) Retail
16 15 (22.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

LAN
Co-occurring 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 16 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 15 (22.06%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 17 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (23.53%) Office 365
2 15 (22.06%) PaaS
3 4 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 59 (86.76%) WAN
2 30 (44.12%) Firewall
3 27 (39.71%) MPLS
4 25 (36.76%) Wireless
5 23 (33.82%) VPN
6 20 (29.41%) VLAN
7 17 (25.00%) VoIP
8 16 (23.53%) DHCP
8 16 (23.53%) DNS
9 15 (22.06%) ISDN
9 15 (22.06%) PBX
9 15 (22.06%) Remote Desktop
10 12 (17.65%) Skype
10 12 (17.65%) Wireless Security
11 10 (14.71%) Network Security
12 9 (13.24%) Spanning Tree
13 8 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
13 8 (11.76%) DWDM
13 8 (11.76%) Frame Relay
13 8 (11.76%) FWSM
Development Applications
1 8 (11.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (23.53%) Retail
2 12 (17.65%) Marketing
3 11 (16.18%) Games
4 5 (7.35%) Finance
4 5 (7.35%) Legal
5 4 (5.88%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.47%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (23.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 15 (22.06%) 3rd Line Support
2 15 (22.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 15 (22.06%) Office 365 Engineer
2 15 (22.06%) Support Engineer
3 14 (20.59%) Active Directory Engineer
3 14 (20.59%) Active Directory Support
3 14 (20.59%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 14 (20.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (17.65%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (17.65%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 12 (17.65%) Cisco Consultant
4 12 (17.65%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 12 (17.65%) Cisco Presales Consultant
4 12 (17.65%) Cisco Wireless Consultant
4 12 (17.65%) Infrastructure Support
4 12 (17.65%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 12 (17.65%) Network Consultant
4 12 (17.65%) Presales Consultant
4 12 (17.65%) Wireless Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 24 (35.29%) Data Centre
2 12 (17.65%) Blog
3 9 (13.24%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.88%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.47%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 22 (32.35%) Windows
2 17 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 16 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (22.06%) Linux
4 15 (22.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (22.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (22.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (7.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (29.41%) Presales
2 18 (26.47%) ITIL
3 16 (23.53%) Coaching
4 15 (22.06%) E-Commerce
4 15 (22.06%) Mentoring
5 12 (17.65%) Customer Engagement
6 8 (11.76%) Migration
7 7 (10.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (8.82%) Network Management
9 5 (7.35%) Network Design
9 5 (7.35%) Service Management
9 5 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (5.88%) Creative Problem-Solving
10 4 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
10 4 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (5.88%) IT Strategy
10 4 (5.88%) TOGAF
10 4 (5.88%) Translating Business Requirements
11 3 (4.41%) Mathematics
12 1 (1.47%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.88%) C
1 4 (5.88%) R
2 3 (4.41%) PHP
3 1 (1.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (32.35%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (23.53%) CCNP
3 11 (16.18%) Degree
4 8 (11.76%) CCNA
5 7 (10.29%) CCIE
6 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (5.88%) CCDP
8 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.47%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 23 (33.82%) Active Directory
2 21 (30.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (22.06%) Terminal Services
3 15 (22.06%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (7.35%) Hyper-V
5 4 (5.88%) vSphere
6 1 (1.47%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 12 (17.65%) WSUS
2 1 (1.47%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 39 (57.35%) Cisco
2 36 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 29 (42.65%) VMware
4 17 (25.00%) HP
5 16 (23.53%) Juniper
6 12 (17.65%) Aruba
6 12 (17.65%) CheckPoint
7 8 (11.76%) EMC
7 8 (11.76%) F5
8 6 (8.82%) Riverbed
9 5 (7.35%) Google
9 5 (7.35%) NetApp
10 4 (5.88%) Brocade
10 4 (5.88%) SAP
11 3 (4.41%) Citrix
11 3 (4.41%) Draytek
12 1 (1.47%) Dell
12 1 (1.47%) SonicWALL
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 5k Car, 25k OTE, Training, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago