The first table below looks at the demand for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Blackburn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Blackburn region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 5.26% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £28,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Communications & Networking Category
Blackburn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 26.32% 11.67% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 1
Average salary £28,500 £30,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VPN
Lancashire

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackburn

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Blackburn

VPN
Salary Trend in Blackburn

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

VPN Salary Trend in Blackburn

VPN
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Blackburn

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Blackburn 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%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) iPhone
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) EPoS
3 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) ADSL
3 1 (25.00%) Broadband
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) SLA

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Blackburn by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Blackburn 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
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) ADSL
3 1 (25.00%) Broadband
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) iPhone
2 1 (25.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
Blackburn, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Company Car/Car Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago