Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 51 60
Rank change year-on-year -19 +9 +32
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 32 52 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 3.38% 5.11% 3.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.33% 20.23% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 27 41 27
Watford median annual salary £44,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.19% +16.67% -7.69%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,500 £39,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £82,500 £48,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% +16.67% -

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 196 257 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 20.72% 25.25% 22.23%
Number of salaries quoted 152 198 164
Watford median annual salary £43,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.95% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £73,125 £67,500 £57,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Wireless in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (81.25%) Firewall
2 23 (71.88%) Cisco
3 20 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (62.50%) CCNA
4 16 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (43.75%) CCNP
6 12 (37.50%) Active Directory
6 12 (37.50%) Juniper
6 12 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
7 11 (34.38%) F5
7 11 (34.38%) Load Balancing
7 11 (34.38%) Blue Coat
7 11 (34.38%) ProxySG
7 11 (34.38%) Service Delivery
7 11 (34.38%) Palo Alto
7 11 (34.38%) Cisco Wireless
8 10 (31.25%) Cisco Prime
8 10 (31.25%) Windows
9 9 (28.13%) C
9 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Office
9 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
9 9 (28.13%) Management Information System
9 9 (28.13%) Data Centre
10 8 (25.00%) WAN
10 8 (25.00%) ITIL
10 8 (25.00%) Windows 7
11 7 (21.88%) Degree
11 7 (21.88%) VPN
12 6 (18.75%) LAN
13 5 (15.63%) VoIP

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 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Office 365
2 1 (3.13%) IaaS
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (81.25%) Firewall
2 16 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (34.38%) Cisco Wireless
5 8 (25.00%) WAN
6 7 (21.88%) VPN
7 6 (18.75%) LAN
8 5 (15.63%) VoIP
9 4 (12.50%) DHCP
9 4 (12.50%) DNS
9 4 (12.50%) Internet
9 4 (12.50%) VLAN
10 3 (9.38%) Network Security
10 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
11 2 (6.25%) BGP
11 2 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (6.25%) EIGRP
11 2 (6.25%) Skype
11 2 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (3.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) MySQL
General
1 4 (12.50%) Retail
2 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Network Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
3 7 (21.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Network Security Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Security Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Cisco Support
4 5 (15.63%) Support Team Leader
4 5 (15.63%) Team Leader
5 4 (12.50%) Active Directory Administrator
5 4 (12.50%) Active Directory Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Administrator
5 4 (12.50%) Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Help Desk Administrator
5 4 (12.50%) Help Desk Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Windows Administrator
6 3 (9.38%) Active Directory Support
6 3 (9.38%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) First Line Help Desk Support
6 3 (9.38%) Junior Help Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Data Centre
1 9 (28.13%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.38%) Algorithms
2 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.38%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (9.38%) Internet of Things
2 3 (9.38%) Smart Home
3 2 (6.25%) Handset
3 2 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Windows
2 8 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (12.50%) Linux
4 2 (6.25%) Mac OS X
4 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Load Balancing
1 11 (34.38%) Service Delivery
2 8 (25.00%) ITIL
3 5 (15.63%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (9.38%) Analytics
4 3 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (9.38%) Service Management
5 2 (6.25%) Business Continuity
5 2 (6.25%) Change Management
5 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.25%) Decision-Making
5 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.25%) Information Security
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (6.25%) ITIL V3
5 2 (6.25%) ITSM
5 2 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (6.25%) Organisational Learning
6 1 (3.13%) DevOps
6 1 (3.13%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) C
2 5 (15.63%) R
3 3 (9.38%) MATLAB
3 3 (9.38%) SQL
4 1 (3.13%) C#
4 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (62.50%) CCNA
1 20 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (43.75%) CCNP
3 7 (21.88%) Degree
4 4 (12.50%) CCENT
4 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (6.25%) MCSA
5 2 (6.25%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 11 (34.38%) ProxySG
3 2 (6.25%) Firmware
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.13%) Docker
4 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (31.25%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (3.13%) Ansible
2 1 (3.13%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 23 (71.88%) Cisco
2 12 (37.50%) Juniper
3 11 (34.38%) Blue Coat
3 11 (34.38%) F5
3 11 (34.38%) Palo Alto
4 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
5 3 (9.38%) Meraki
5 3 (9.38%) VMware
6 2 (6.25%) Fortinet
6 2 (6.25%) Mitel
7 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.13%) Citrix