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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 36 34
Rank change year-on-year +9 -2  
Permanent jobs citing LAN 38 27 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 6.65% 4.59% 6.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.63% 20.00% 26.27%
Number of salaries quoted 23 25 24
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.17% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £35,400 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.43% +2.50%  

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 113 135 118
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 19.79% 22.96% 23.74%
Number of salaries quoted 83 110 79
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £37,050 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,400 £55,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

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 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for LAN in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 52 (85.25%) WAN
2 35 (57.38%) Cisco
3 32 (52.46%) Firewall
4 24 (39.34%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (36.07%) MPLS
5 22 (36.07%) CCNP
6 19 (31.15%) Microsoft
6 19 (31.15%) Wireless
6 19 (31.15%) VLAN
7 17 (27.87%) VPN
7 17 (27.87%) Data Centre
8 16 (26.23%) Juniper
8 16 (26.23%) Active Directory
8 16 (26.23%) Windows
8 16 (26.23%) VMware
9 15 (24.59%) Degree
9 15 (24.59%) CheckPoint
10 13 (21.31%) ITIL
11 12 (19.67%) CCNA
11 12 (19.67%) Migration
11 12 (19.67%) Windows Server
11 12 (19.67%) F5
12 11 (18.03%) PaaS
12 11 (18.03%) Presales
12 11 (18.03%) Spanning Tree
12 11 (18.03%) Network Security
12 11 (18.03%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (18.03%) CCIE
13 10 (16.39%) Cisco IOS
14 8 (13.11%) Frame Relay

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 (11.48%) MS Exchange
1 7 (11.48%) Skype for Business
2 4 (6.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) MS Excel
1 4 (6.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.03%) PaaS
2 7 (11.48%) Office 365
3 4 (6.56%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (6.56%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (6.56%) IaaS
3 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 52 (85.25%) WAN
2 32 (52.46%) Firewall
3 22 (36.07%) MPLS
4 19 (31.15%) VLAN
4 19 (31.15%) Wireless
5 17 (27.87%) VPN
6 11 (18.03%) Network Security
6 11 (18.03%) Spanning Tree
7 10 (16.39%) Cisco IOS
8 8 (13.11%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (13.11%) DHCP
8 8 (13.11%) DNS
8 8 (13.11%) DWDM
8 8 (13.11%) Frame Relay
8 8 (13.11%) FWSM
8 8 (13.11%) ISDN
8 8 (13.11%) PBX
8 8 (13.11%) Remote Desktop
8 8 (13.11%) VoIP
9 7 (11.48%) BGP
Development Applications
1 8 (13.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (11.48%) Marketing
1 7 (11.48%) Retail
2 6 (9.84%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.56%) Finance
3 4 (6.56%) Legal
4 1 (1.64%) Automotive
4 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (27.87%) Network Engineer
2 11 (18.03%) Consultant
2 11 (18.03%) Network Consultant
3 10 (16.39%) Cisco Engineer
3 10 (16.39%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 7 (11.48%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 7 (11.48%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (11.48%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (11.48%) Cisco Consultant
4 7 (11.48%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 7 (11.48%) Cisco Presales Consultant
4 7 (11.48%) Cisco Wireless Consultant
4 7 (11.48%) Office 365 Engineer
4 7 (11.48%) Presales Consultant
4 7 (11.48%) Support Engineer
4 7 (11.48%) Wireless Network Consultant
5 5 (8.20%) Active Directory Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Active Directory Support
5 5 (8.20%) Active Directory Support Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.56%) Middleware
2 1 (1.64%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (27.87%) Data Centre
2 7 (11.48%) Blog
3 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.56%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.64%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.64%) Handset
5 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.64%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.23%) Windows
2 12 (19.67%) Windows Server
3 8 (13.11%) Linux
4 7 (11.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (6.56%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.31%) ITIL
2 12 (19.67%) Migration
3 11 (18.03%) Presales
4 7 (11.48%) Coaching
4 7 (11.48%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (11.48%) Customer Engagement
4 7 (11.48%) E-Commerce
4 7 (11.48%) Mathematics
4 7 (11.48%) Mentoring
5 6 (9.84%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (8.20%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (8.20%) Network Design
6 5 (8.20%) Network Management
6 5 (8.20%) Wealth Management
7 4 (6.56%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (6.56%) IT Strategy
7 4 (6.56%) Service Management
7 4 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (6.56%) TOGAF
7 4 (6.56%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.48%) C
2 5 (8.20%) SQL
3 3 (4.92%) PHP
4 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.64%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (39.34%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (36.07%) CCNP
3 15 (24.59%) Degree
4 12 (19.67%) CCNA
5 11 (18.03%) CCIE
6 5 (8.20%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.64%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.64%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (26.23%) Active Directory
2 11 (18.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (11.48%) Terminal Services
3 7 (11.48%) VMware ESX
4 4 (6.56%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.56%) vSphere
5 1 (1.64%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 35 (57.38%) Cisco
2 19 (31.15%) Microsoft
3 16 (26.23%) Juniper
3 16 (26.23%) VMware
4 15 (24.59%) CheckPoint
5 12 (19.67%) F5
6 8 (13.11%) Citrix
7 7 (11.48%) Aruba
7 7 (11.48%) HP
8 6 (9.84%) Riverbed
9 5 (8.20%) NetApp
10 4 (6.56%) Brocade
10 4 (6.56%) Draytek
10 4 (6.56%) EMC
10 4 (6.56%) Google
10 4 (6.56%) Palo Alto
10 4 (6.56%) SAP
11 1 (1.64%) SolarWinds
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum Excellent Training. Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
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Posted: 14 days ago