The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hounslow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 22 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing VPN 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hounslow 6.25% 1.85% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 42.86% 18.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Average salary £46,500 £36,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.39% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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 Hounslow region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hounslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
14 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hounslow 14.58% 10.19% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 15
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

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Salary Trend in Hounslow

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

VPN Salary Trend in Hounslow

VPN
Salary Histogram in Hounslow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Hounslow region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram in Hounslow

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hounslow 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 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (73.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (73.33%) MCITP
3 10 (66.67%) F5
4 9 (60.00%) Change Management
5 8 (53.33%) ITIL
5 8 (53.33%) LAN
5 8 (53.33%) WAN
5 8 (53.33%) Cisco
5 8 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (53.33%) Firewall
6 7 (46.67%) SQL
6 7 (46.67%) DHCP
6 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
6 7 (46.67%) DNS
6 7 (46.67%) CCNA
6 7 (46.67%) SAN
6 7 (46.67%) VMware
6 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (46.67%) NAS
6 7 (46.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (40.00%) CCNP
7 6 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (33.33%) MCP
8 5 (33.33%) MCSE
8 5 (33.33%) MCSA
8 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 5 (33.33%) HP
8 5 (33.33%) Citrix

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Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hounslow 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 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) LAN
1 8 (53.33%) WAN
1 8 (53.33%) Firewall
2 7 (46.67%) NAS
2 7 (46.67%) DHCP
2 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
2 7 (46.67%) DNS
2 7 (46.67%) SAN
3 2 (13.33%) MPLS
3 2 (13.33%) OSPF
3 2 (13.33%) BGP
3 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
3 2 (13.33%) VoIP
3 2 (13.33%) WLAN
3 2 (13.33%) VLAN
4 1 (6.67%) FirePass
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (6.67%) BIG-IP
4 1 (6.67%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Operations Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Service Desk Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) IT Operations Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) DBA
4 3 (20.00%) Network Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Server Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Designer
6 1 (6.67%) Network Operations Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) SQL DBA
6 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Network Designer
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Change Management
2 8 (53.33%) ITIL
3 7 (46.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (20.00%) Network Architecture
4 3 (20.00%) Network Design
5 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Service Management
6 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
6 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
6 1 (6.67%) Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
6 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (6.67%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (73.33%) MCITP
2 8 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (46.67%) CCNA
4 6 (40.00%) CCNP
4 6 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (33.33%) Degree
5 5 (33.33%) MCP
5 5 (33.33%) MCSE
5 5 (33.33%) MCSA
6 2 (13.33%) HNC
6 2 (13.33%) HND
7 1 (6.67%) CCSP
7 1 (6.67%) CCDP
7 1 (6.67%) CCSA
7 1 (6.67%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (66.67%) F5
3 8 (53.33%) Cisco
4 7 (46.67%) VMware
5 5 (33.33%) HP
5 5 (33.33%) Citrix
6 3 (20.00%) SunGard
7 2 (13.33%) Fortinet
7 2 (13.33%) Aruba
7 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
7 2 (13.33%) Mercator
8 1 (6.67%) Trillium
8 1 (6.67%) Juniper
8 1 (6.67%) Nokia