Period
to 20 February 2018

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 6 months to 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 42 33
Rank change year-on-year -16 -9 +31
Permanent jobs citing LAN 34 57 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 3.41% 5.25% 5.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.04% 30.32% 23.94%
Number of salaries quoted 34 29 60
Watford median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +3.03%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,000 £33,950
90th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £58,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +26.51% +3.75% -5.88%

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

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 226 188 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 22.69% 17.31% 24.48%
Number of salaries quoted 193 126 209
Watford median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% -6.32%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,625 £29,650
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,625 £60,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £43,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.83% +1.76% -5.56%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing LAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

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 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for LAN in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for LAN.

1 27 (79.41%) Cisco
2 26 (76.47%) WAN
3 18 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (47.06%) Data Centre
5 15 (44.12%) Firewall
6 13 (38.24%) Cisco Nexus
7 12 (35.29%) PMO
7 12 (35.29%) CCNA
8 11 (32.35%) VPN
9 10 (29.41%) MS Exchange
9 10 (29.41%) Windows
10 9 (26.47%) Active Directory
10 9 (26.47%) CheckPoint
10 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (23.53%) Palo Alto
11 8 (23.53%) Juniper
11 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
11 8 (23.53%) ITIL
11 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
11 8 (23.53%) Wireless
12 7 (20.59%) Cisco Wireless
12 7 (20.59%) Windows Server
12 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (17.65%) Project Management
13 6 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
14 5 (14.71%) VLAN
14 5 (14.71%) CCNP
14 5 (14.71%) WLAN
14 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP

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 10 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Office 365
2 2 (5.88%) IaaS
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.94%) PaaS
3 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (76.47%) WAN
2 15 (44.12%) Firewall
3 13 (38.24%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (32.35%) VPN
5 8 (23.53%) Wireless
6 7 (20.59%) Cisco Wireless
7 6 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (14.71%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
8 5 (14.71%) VLAN
8 5 (14.71%) WLAN
9 4 (11.76%) BGP
9 4 (11.76%) EIGRP
9 4 (11.76%) HSRP
9 4 (11.76%) IPsec
9 4 (11.76%) OSPF
9 4 (11.76%) Spanning Tree
10 2 (5.88%) MPLS
10 2 (5.88%) Unified Communications
11 1 (2.94%) Wireless Security
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
1 3 (8.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Cisco Consultant
1 8 (23.53%) Cisco Security Consultant
1 8 (23.53%) Consultant
1 8 (23.53%) Data Centre Consultant
1 8 (23.53%) Network Manager
1 8 (23.53%) Security Consultant
2 7 (20.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) Network Services Manager
3 5 (14.71%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Network Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Unified Communications Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Cisco Project Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Network Project Manager
4 4 (11.76%) PMO Manager
4 4 (11.76%) PMO Project Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Project Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 4 (11.76%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 16 (47.06%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.94%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Windows
2 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (20.59%) Windows Server
4 3 (8.82%) Mac OS X
4 3 (8.82%) Windows 10
4 3 (8.82%) Windows 7
4 3 (8.82%) Windows 8
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) ITIL
2 6 (17.65%) Project Management
3 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2
4 4 (11.76%) Load Balancing
4 4 (11.76%) Proactive Management
5 3 (8.82%) B2B
5 3 (8.82%) B2B Sales
5 3 (8.82%) Business Development
5 3 (8.82%) Software Deployment
6 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.94%) Business Change Management
6 1 (2.94%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.94%) Change Management
6 1 (2.94%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 1 (2.94%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (2.94%) Fault Management
6 1 (2.94%) IT Strategy
6 1 (2.94%) Presales
6 1 (2.94%) Scrum
6 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) R
Qualifications
1 18 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (35.29%) CCNA
3 5 (14.71%) CCNP
4 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (8.82%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.94%) CCDP
6 1 (2.94%) CCSA
6 1 (2.94%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (35.29%) PMO
2 4 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (26.47%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.94%) XenApp
Vendors
1 27 (79.41%) Cisco
2 9 (26.47%) CheckPoint
3 8 (23.53%) Juniper
3 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 8 (23.53%) Palo Alto
4 5 (14.71%) EMC
5 4 (11.76%) HP
6 3 (8.82%) Aruba
6 3 (8.82%) VMware
7 1 (2.94%) Citrix
7 1 (2.94%) Dell
7 1 (2.94%) Meraki