The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Herefordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing VPN 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.21% -2.66%
VPN
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Herefordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 35.29% 2.38% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 1
Average salary £46,875 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

VPN
Salary Trend in Herefordshire

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

VPN Salary Trend in Herefordshire

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Herefordshire 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 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) EqualLogic
1 3 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 3 (100.00%) F5
1 3 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Herefordshire 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 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 3 (100.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 3 (100.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) BCP
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) F5