Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 38 44
Rank change year-on-year -27 +6 +6
Permanent jobs citing LAN 27 62 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.82% 5.71% 4.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.71% 32.12% 20.92%
Number of salaries quoted 27 36 48
Watford median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.16% +1.18% +13.33%
10th Percentile £31,500 £22,000 £34,850
90th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £58,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £53,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +27.71% -2.35% +3.03%

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 197 193 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 20.61% 17.77% 22.05%
Number of salaries quoted 159 141 190
Watford median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.78% - -
10th Percentile £24,250 £22,500 £33,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £60,125
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £43,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year +15.61% +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 22 April 2018.

Salary histogram for LAN in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 24 (88.89%) WAN
2 21 (77.78%) Cisco
3 15 (55.56%) Firewall
4 13 (48.15%) VPN
4 13 (48.15%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (40.74%) Data Centre
6 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 8 (29.63%) ITIL
7 8 (29.63%) CCNA
7 8 (29.63%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (29.63%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (25.93%) Cisco Wireless
8 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
8 7 (25.93%) Wireless
8 7 (25.93%) Windows
8 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
9 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
9 6 (22.22%) Project Management
9 6 (22.22%) PMO
9 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (18.52%) Spanning Tree
10 5 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (18.52%) VLAN
10 5 (18.52%) IPsec
10 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Office
10 5 (18.52%) CCNP
11 4 (14.81%) B2B
11 4 (14.81%) SLA
11 4 (14.81%) WLAN

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 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Office 365
2 2 (7.41%) IaaS
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.70%) PaaS
3 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (88.89%) WAN
2 15 (55.56%) Firewall
3 13 (48.15%) VPN
4 8 (29.63%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (29.63%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (25.93%) Cisco Wireless
5 7 (25.93%) Wireless
6 5 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (18.52%) IPsec
6 5 (18.52%) Spanning Tree
6 5 (18.52%) VLAN
7 4 (14.81%) BGP
7 4 (14.81%) EIGRP
7 4 (14.81%) HSRP
7 4 (14.81%) OSPF
7 4 (14.81%) WLAN
8 3 (11.11%) MPLS
8 3 (11.11%) Unified Communications
9 1 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (3.70%) Network Security
General
1 4 (14.81%) Marketing
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 7 (25.93%) Network Manager
1 7 (25.93%) Network Services Manager
2 6 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Account Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Data Centre Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 4 (14.81%) Team Leader
3 4 (14.81%) Unified Communications Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Cisco Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Cisco Project Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Cisco Security Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Data Centre Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Network Project Manager
4 3 (11.11%) PMO Manager
4 3 (11.11%) PMO Project Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Virtualisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Windows
1 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
2 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) ITIL
2 6 (22.22%) Project Management
3 4 (14.81%) B2B
3 4 (14.81%) B2B Sales
3 4 (14.81%) Business Development
3 4 (14.81%) Commercial Awareness
3 4 (14.81%) Load Balancing
3 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
3 4 (14.81%) Proactive Management
4 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.70%) Business Change Management
4 1 (3.70%) Change Management
4 1 (3.70%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (3.70%) Scrum
4 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 13 (48.15%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (29.63%) CCNA
3 5 (18.52%) CCNP
4 3 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (3.70%) CCSA
5 1 (3.70%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) PMO
2 4 (14.81%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (77.78%) Cisco
2 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.81%) Aruba
3 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint
3 4 (14.81%) EMC
3 4 (14.81%) HP
4 3 (11.11%) Juniper
4 3 (11.11%) Palo Alto
5 1 (3.70%) VMware