The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 35 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VPN 10 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 3.11% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.66% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £323
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +19.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.56% +21.87%
VPN
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Shropshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
79 20 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 24.53% 7.72% 29.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 7 21
Median daily rate £375 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £250 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £375 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Median hourly rate - £13.13 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -34.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Shropshire region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

VPN
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VPN across the Shropshire region.

VPN Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

VPN
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford - 7 £375 -
VPN
West Midlands

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VPN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Shropshire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 10 (76.92%) Firewall
1 10 (76.92%) Intrusion Detection
1 10 (76.92%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (69.23%) Malware Analysis
2 9 (69.23%) Identity Access Management
2 9 (69.23%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 9 (69.23%) Disk Encryption
2 9 (69.23%) Data Analysis
3 8 (61.54%) Incident Management
4 7 (53.85%) SIEM
4 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
4 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
4 7 (53.85%) Information Security
4 7 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (46.15%) CCNA
5 6 (46.15%) Linux
5 6 (46.15%) MCP
5 6 (46.15%) Unix
5 6 (46.15%) GCIH
5 6 (46.15%) GCFA
5 6 (46.15%) CEH
5 6 (46.15%) CCSA
5 6 (46.15%) Big Data
6 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (30.77%) Security Operations
8 3 (23.08%) Security Operations Centre
8 3 (23.08%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
9 2 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (15.38%) Project Management

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) Firewall
1 10 (76.92%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (15.38%) LAN
2 2 (15.38%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) BGP
3 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
3 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
3 1 (7.69%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 1 (7.69%) HSRP
3 1 (7.69%) MPLS
3 1 (7.69%) OSPF
3 1 (7.69%) SSL
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
3 1 (7.69%) VRRP
3 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Analyst
1 9 (69.23%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 9 (69.23%) Security Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Incident Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) SIEM Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SOC Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SOC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 3 (23.08%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
1 6 (46.15%) Unix
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (69.23%) Data Analysis
2 9 (69.23%) Disk Encryption
2 9 (69.23%) Identity Access Management
2 9 (69.23%) Malware Analysis
3 8 (61.54%) Incident Management
4 7 (53.85%) Information Security
4 7 (53.85%) SIEM
5 4 (30.77%) Security Operations
6 3 (23.08%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (15.38%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
1 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 6 (46.15%) CCNA
2 6 (46.15%) CCSA
2 6 (46.15%) CEH
2 6 (46.15%) GCFA
2 6 (46.15%) GCIH
2 6 (46.15%) MCP
3 1 (7.69%) CCIE
3 1 (7.69%) CCNP
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (15.38%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (15.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) HP
1 2 (15.38%) Intel Security
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) Splunk