The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 1.36% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.67% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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Manchester

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
30 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 20.41% 17.86% 8.26%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 9
Median salary £37,500 £33,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,187 £25,750 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

The demand trend of job ads across the Bolton region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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Salary Trend in Bolton

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

VPN Salary Trend in Bolton

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

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

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) CentOS
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) Softphone
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) WSUS
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing

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Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Softphone
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Team Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Support Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) CentOS
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat