The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 37 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VPN 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 2.36% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.59% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £389 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.89% +21.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- +15.15%
VPN
Shropshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Telford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
73 11 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 24.66% 6.15% 27.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 2 20
Median daily rate £375 £250 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £300 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.41
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

VPN
Daily Rate Trend in Telford

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

VPN Daily Rate Trend in Telford

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 2 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 Telford region with a requirement for VPN.

1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
1 7 (63.64%) Intrusion Detection
1 7 (63.64%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (54.55%) Malware Analysis
2 6 (54.55%) Identity Access Management
2 6 (54.55%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 6 (54.55%) Disk Encryption
2 6 (54.55%) Data Analysis
3 5 (45.45%) Information Security
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
3 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
3 5 (45.45%) Incident Management
4 4 (36.36%) SIEM
4 4 (36.36%) Big Data
4 4 (36.36%) Security Operations
4 4 (36.36%) CCNA
4 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 4 (36.36%) MCP
4 4 (36.36%) Unix
4 4 (36.36%) GCIH
4 4 (36.36%) GCFA
4 4 (36.36%) CEH
4 4 (36.36%) CCSA
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 3 (27.27%) MS Office
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) Active Directory

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Telford 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 3 (27.27%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
1 7 (63.64%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (9.09%) BGP
2 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
2 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
2 1 (9.09%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 1 (9.09%) HSRP
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) MPLS
2 1 (9.09%) OSPF
2 1 (9.09%) SSL
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
2 1 (9.09%) VRRP
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
1 7 (63.64%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 7 (63.64%) Security Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Incident Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) SIEM Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) SOC Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) SOC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (27.27%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
1 4 (36.36%) Unix
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
2 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
2 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (54.55%) Data Analysis
2 6 (54.55%) Disk Encryption
2 6 (54.55%) Identity Access Management
2 6 (54.55%) Malware Analysis
3 5 (45.45%) Incident Management
3 5 (45.45%) Information Security
4 4 (36.36%) Security Operations
4 4 (36.36%) SIEM
5 3 (27.27%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (27.27%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) CCNA
2 4 (36.36%) CCSA
2 4 (36.36%) CEH
2 4 (36.36%) GCFA
2 4 (36.36%) GCIH
2 4 (36.36%) MCP
3 1 (9.09%) CCIE
3 1 (9.09%) CCNP
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (27.27%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (27.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) HP
1 3 (27.27%) Intel Security
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Splunk