Period
to 16 August 2018

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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 44 62
Rank change year-on-year -14 +18 +40
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 31 59 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 3.52% 5.57% 2.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.85% 24.89% 13.81%
Number of salaries quoted 31 48 29
Watford median annual salary £44,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.19% +16.67% -16.28%
10th Percentile £28,000 £22,500 £40,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £80,000 £55,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £44,000 £46,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year -4.86% +32.14% -22.22%

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 184 237 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 20.91% 22.38% 21.54%
Number of salaries quoted 145 182 160
Watford median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,075 £26,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £66,250 £57,625
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% -1.11%

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 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Wireless in Watford

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, 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 26 (83.87%) Cisco
1 26 (83.87%) Firewall
2 23 (74.19%) CCNA
2 23 (74.19%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (58.06%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (48.39%) CCNP
5 13 (41.94%) Active Directory
6 12 (38.71%) Cisco Wireless
7 11 (35.48%) Palo Alto
7 11 (35.48%) Load Balancing
7 11 (35.48%) F5
7 11 (35.48%) Cisco Nexus
7 11 (35.48%) Juniper
7 11 (35.48%) Blue Coat
7 11 (35.48%) ProxySG
8 10 (32.26%) Data Centre
9 9 (29.03%) Service Delivery
9 9 (29.03%) Management Information System
9 9 (29.03%) Cisco Prime
9 9 (29.03%) C
9 9 (29.03%) ITIL
10 8 (25.81%) Windows
10 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Office
10 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
10 8 (25.81%) VPN
10 8 (25.81%) WAN
10 8 (25.81%) Windows 7
11 7 (22.58%) R
11 7 (22.58%) Knowledge Management
12 6 (19.35%) VLAN

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 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) IaaS
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (83.87%) Firewall
2 18 (58.06%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (38.71%) Cisco Wireless
4 11 (35.48%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (25.81%) VPN
5 8 (25.81%) WAN
6 6 (19.35%) VLAN
7 4 (12.90%) LAN
8 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
8 3 (9.68%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (6.45%) BGP
9 2 (6.45%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (6.45%) EIGRP
10 1 (3.23%) DHCP
10 1 (3.23%) DNS
10 1 (3.23%) Internet
10 1 (3.23%) Network Security
10 1 (3.23%) VoIP
10 1 (3.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (19.35%) Retail
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (58.06%) Network Engineer
2 10 (32.26%) 1st Line Support
3 7 (22.58%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Cisco Support
3 7 (22.58%) Network Security Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Security Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Support Team Leader
3 7 (22.58%) Team Leader
4 5 (16.13%) Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Active Directory Administrator
5 4 (12.90%) Active Directory Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Administrator
5 4 (12.90%) Help Desk Administrator
5 4 (12.90%) Help Desk Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Windows Administrator
5 4 (12.90%) Windows Support Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Active Directory Support
6 3 (9.68%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) First Line Help Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Data Centre
2 9 (29.03%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Windows
1 8 (25.81%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
2 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
2 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Load Balancing
2 9 (29.03%) ITIL
2 9 (29.03%) Service Delivery
3 7 (22.58%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (3.23%) B2B
5 1 (3.23%) B2B Sales
5 1 (3.23%) Business Development
5 1 (3.23%) Commercial Awareness
5 1 (3.23%) DevOps
5 1 (3.23%) Network Design
5 1 (3.23%) Network Management
5 1 (3.23%) Network Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) C
2 7 (22.58%) R
3 1 (3.23%) C#
3 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (74.19%) CCNA
1 23 (74.19%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (48.39%) CCNP
3 6 (19.35%) CCENT
4 2 (6.45%) Degree
4 2 (6.45%) MCSA
4 2 (6.45%) MCSE
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 13 (41.94%) Active Directory
2 11 (35.48%) ProxySG
3 1 (3.23%) Docker
3 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (29.03%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (3.23%) Ansible
2 1 (3.23%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 26 (83.87%) Cisco
2 11 (35.48%) Blue Coat
2 11 (35.48%) F5
2 11 (35.48%) Juniper
2 11 (35.48%) Palo Alto
3 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.68%) Meraki
5 1 (3.23%) Aruba
5 1 (3.23%) Citrix
5 1 (3.23%) EMC
5 1 (3.23%) HP
5 1 (3.23%) VMware