The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 15 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 3.45% - 1.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% - 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -4.05%
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Hertfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hertford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
10 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 17.24% - 20.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 11
Average salary £37,500 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

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Salary Trend in Hertford

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

VPN Salary Trend in Hertford

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Top 20 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hertford 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 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) PBX
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) VPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (50.00%) xDSL
2 1 (50.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring

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Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hertford 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 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) VPLS
2 1 (50.00%) xDSL
2 1 (50.00%) PBX
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Account Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Network Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Sales Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) WAN Optimisation
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Riverbed