The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brentford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 14 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentford 3.51% - 7.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% - 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £24,000 - £24,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.21% -2.66%
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 Brentford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Brentford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8 53 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentford 14.04% 80.30% 41.03%
Number of salaries quoted 8 53 12
Average salary £75,000 £60,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +172.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £35,350 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentford

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Brentford

VPN
Salary Trend in Brentford

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

VPN Salary Trend in Brentford

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentford

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Brentford 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 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
1 2 (66.67%) Mac OS X
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) 802.1X
2 1 (33.33%) FWSM
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Polycom
2 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Siemens
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Brentford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Brentford 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) WLAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
1 1 (33.33%) IPsec
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (33.33%) FWSM
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Mac OS X
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Siemens
2 1 (33.33%) Polycom
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco