The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hammersmith region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 21 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing VPN 2 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hammersmith 2.35% 4.44% 1.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.38% 30.77% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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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 Hammersmith region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hammersmith
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
13 13 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hammersmith 15.29% 14.44% 52.94%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 21
Average salary £45,000 £36,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £26,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,200 £50,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

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Salary Trend in Hammersmith

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

VPN Salary Trend in Hammersmith

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Salary Histogram in Hammersmith

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Hammersmith region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Hammersmith

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hammersmith 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 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) IPsec
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) CCNP
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (40.00%) NetScreen
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (20.00%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) SaaS
3 1 (20.00%) OpenVPN
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange

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Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hammersmith 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 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) IPsec
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) NetScreen
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) OpenVPN
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) LAN Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Support
2 1 (20.00%) Network Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) WAN Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) Samba
1 1 (20.00%) Squid
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper
2 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) VMware