Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for Wireless skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Wireless over the 6 months to 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 77 64 79
Rank change year-on-year -13 +15 -12
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 20 28 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.17% 3.14% 1.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.76% 13.40% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 15 22 9
Watford median annual salary £35,000 £65,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -46.15% +52.94% -2.86%
10th Percentile £26,200 £25,000 £23,600
90th Percentile £49,500 £82,500 £47,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +22.22% +5.88%

Wireless 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 205 209 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 22.23% 23.40% 17.99%
Number of salaries quoted 154 167 132
Watford median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £24,150 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,750 £67,500 £62,375
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +3.45%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Watford

Wireless
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Wireless in Watford

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in Watford over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Wireless in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT jobs citing Wireless 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 Wireless.

1 14 (70.00%) Cisco
2 12 (60.00%) Firewall
3 11 (55.00%) Network Security
4 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
4 9 (45.00%) Windows
5 8 (40.00%) CCNA
5 8 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (35.00%) CCNP
6 7 (35.00%) VMware
6 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
6 7 (35.00%) Office 365
7 6 (30.00%) Palo Alto
7 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (30.00%) Business Continuity
7 6 (30.00%) Cisco Wireless
8 5 (25.00%) Citrix
8 5 (25.00%) DNS
8 5 (25.00%) LAN
8 5 (25.00%) VoIP
8 5 (25.00%) DHCP
8 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
8 5 (25.00%) Degree
8 5 (25.00%) Windows 8
8 5 (25.00%) Meraki
9 4 (20.00%) Cisco ISE
9 4 (20.00%) Zerto
9 4 (20.00%) Huawei

Wireless
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 3 (15.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Office 365
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.00%) IaaS
3 1 (5.00%) OneDrive
3 1 (5.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) Firewall
2 11 (55.00%) Network Security
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 5 (25.00%) DHCP
4 5 (25.00%) DNS
4 5 (25.00%) LAN
4 5 (25.00%) VoIP
5 4 (20.00%) Cisco Firepower
5 4 (20.00%) Cisco ISE
5 4 (20.00%) Internet
5 4 (20.00%) WAN
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (15.00%) Skype
7 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (10.00%) VPN
8 1 (5.00%) DSL
8 1 (5.00%) PBX
8 1 (5.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) MySQL
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Power BI
General
1 2 (10.00%) Back Office
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) IT Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Network Support
3 5 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Field Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Field Service Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) IT Support
5 3 (15.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Field Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Security Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Data Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) IT Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (15.00%) Embedded Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Internet of Things
1 3 (15.00%) Smart Home
2 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Handset
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 4 (20.00%) Linux
6 2 (10.00%) Mac OS X
6 2 (10.00%) Ubuntu
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Business Continuity
2 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (15.00%) Analytics
3 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) Service Management
4 2 (10.00%) Change Management
4 2 (10.00%) Decision-Making
4 2 (10.00%) Information Security
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (10.00%) ITSM
4 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (10.00%) Organisational Learning
5 1 (5.00%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (5.00%) Server Management
5 1 (5.00%) Visual Effects
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) MATLAB
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) C
3 1 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) CCNA
1 8 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (35.00%) CCNP
3 5 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (10.00%) Firmware
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (10.00%) ProxySG
4 2 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (5.00%) Ansible
2 1 (5.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Cisco
2 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (35.00%) VMware
4 6 (30.00%) Palo Alto
5 5 (25.00%) Citrix
5 5 (25.00%) Meraki
6 4 (20.00%) Huawei
6 4 (20.00%) SonicWALL
6 4 (20.00%) Veeam
6 4 (20.00%) Zerto
7 3 (15.00%) Juniper
8 2 (10.00%) Blue Coat
8 2 (10.00%) F5
8 2 (10.00%) Fortinet
8 2 (10.00%) Mitel
9 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
9 1 (5.00%) Zoho