The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 33 43 37
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs citing VPN 1 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.72% 3.36% 1.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.45% 23.68% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 4
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £18,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +89.18%
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £39,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.52% +6.84%
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Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
29 38 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 20.86% 14.18% 17.48%
Number of salaries quoted 19 22 31
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £30,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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Salary Trend in Chester

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

VPN Salary Trend in Chester

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Chester region with a requirement for VPN.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) DHCP
2 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) VLAN
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 4 (57.14%) LAN
3 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 3 (42.86%) PHP
4 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
4 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) Wireless
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 2 (28.57%) .NET
5 2 (28.57%) C#
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Intranet
5 2 (28.57%) Feasibility Study
5 2 (28.57%) vSphere
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
6 1 (14.29%) Big Data
6 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS

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Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) DHCP
1 5 (71.43%) DNS
1 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) VLAN
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) Intranet
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data
2 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) GitLab
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Development Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) IT Manager
1 2 (28.57%) IT Support
1 2 (28.57%) IT Support Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Support Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) J2EE
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Extraction
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
5 1 (14.29%) Android
5 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 2 (28.57%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (14.29%) Auto-Scaling
3 1 (14.29%) BCP
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
3 1 (14.29%) Security Patching
3 1 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PHP
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
1 1 (14.29%) Rundeck
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Apple
3 1 (14.29%) Avaya
3 1 (14.29%) Sage
3 1 (14.29%) Veeam
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