The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Beckenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 9 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs citing VPN 1 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Beckenham 5.56% 13.33% 27.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 100.00% 56.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 9
Average salary £30,000 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.58% +3.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,750 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.89% -2.05%
VPN
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Beckenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
9 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Beckenham 50.00% 13.33% 48.48%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 16
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Beckenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Beckenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Beckenham

VPN
Salary Trend in Beckenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Beckenham region.

VPN Salary Trend in Beckenham

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Beckenham

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Beckenham region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VPN.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) A+ Certification
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) MCSA

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Top Related IT Skills in Beckenham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Beckenham region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VPN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) WordPress
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Help Desk Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) IT Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (25.00%) CCENT
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco