The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hayes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 5 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing VPN 6 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hayes 26.09% 15.79% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 66.67% 17.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £51,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.35% -1.33%
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 Hayes region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hayes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
9 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hayes 39.13% 89.47% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 1
Average salary £51,500 £40,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.16% +47.27%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Hayes

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Hayes

VPN
Salary Trend in Hayes

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

VPN Salary Trend in Hayes

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hayes

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hayes 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 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) VLAN
2 4 (66.67%) Network Design
2 4 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (66.67%) Fortinet
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Aruba
2 4 (66.67%) F5
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) Service Management
2 4 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 4 (66.67%) MPLS
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) CCNA
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
2 4 (66.67%) VoIP
2 4 (66.67%) WLAN
2 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) HNC
2 4 (66.67%) HND
3 2 (33.33%) WAN

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Top Related IT Skills in Hayes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hayes 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.

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) VLAN
2 4 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 4 (66.67%) MPLS
2 4 (66.67%) VoIP
2 4 (66.67%) WLAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) SSL
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 2 (33.33%) TACACS
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) IPsec
General
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Design Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Design Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Build Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
1 4 (66.67%) Service Management
1 4 (66.67%) Network Design
1 4 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITSM
2 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) CCNA
2 4 (66.67%) HNC
2 4 (66.67%) HND
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) CCIP
3 2 (33.33%) CCIE
3 2 (33.33%) CCDP
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Fortinet
2 4 (66.67%) Aruba
2 4 (66.67%) F5
3 2 (33.33%) AlgoSec
3 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 2 (33.33%) EMC
3 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (33.33%) NetScout