The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Hounslow region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 27 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing VPN 10 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hounslow 6.85% 3.33% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 83.33% 60.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 0
Average salary £27,500 £28,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.78% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Communications & Networking Category
Hounslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
12 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hounslow 8.22% 5.56% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 10
Average salary £46,500 £31,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.61% -18.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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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

VPN
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 1 August 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram in Hounslow

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 18 (94.74%) Microsoft
2 15 (78.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (78.95%) MCITP
3 14 (73.68%) F5
4 13 (68.42%) Change Management
5 12 (63.16%) Firewall
5 12 (63.16%) LAN
5 12 (63.16%) WAN
6 11 (57.89%) DHCP
6 11 (57.89%) DNS
6 11 (57.89%) SQL
6 11 (57.89%) SAN
6 11 (57.89%) VMware
6 11 (57.89%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (57.89%) NAS
6 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (52.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (42.11%) Cisco
8 8 (42.11%) ITIL
9 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
9 7 (36.84%) CCNA
9 7 (36.84%) Degree
10 6 (31.58%) CCNP
11 5 (26.32%) HP
11 5 (26.32%) Citrix
11 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
11 5 (26.32%) MCP
11 5 (26.32%) MCSE
11 5 (26.32%) MCSA

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) Firewall
1 12 (63.16%) LAN
1 12 (63.16%) WAN
2 11 (57.89%) DHCP
2 11 (57.89%) DNS
2 11 (57.89%) SAN
2 11 (57.89%) NAS
3 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
4 2 (10.53%) VLAN
4 2 (10.53%) MPLS
4 2 (10.53%) OSPF
4 2 (10.53%) BGP
4 2 (10.53%) VoIP
4 2 (10.53%) WLAN
4 2 (10.53%) Ethernet
5 1 (5.26%) NetScreen
5 1 (5.26%) BIG-IP
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.26%) FirePass
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Analyst
2 9 (47.37%) Operations Analyst
3 8 (42.11%) IT Operations Analyst
4 7 (36.84%) DBA
5 5 (26.32%) Service Desk Engineer
6 4 (21.05%) Consultant
7 3 (15.79%) Server Analyst
7 3 (15.79%) Network Analyst
7 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (10.53%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (10.53%) Operations Consultant
8 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
8 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 2 (10.53%) Server Engineer
8 2 (10.53%) IT Consultant
8 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 1 (5.26%) Network Designer
9 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
9 1 (5.26%) Deployment Engineer
9 1 (5.26%) SQL DBA
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Change Management
2 11 (57.89%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (42.11%) ITIL
4 4 (21.05%) Network Architecture
4 4 (21.05%) Network Design
5 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
6 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Service Management
7 1 (5.26%) Quality Management
7 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.26%) ITSM
7 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
7 1 (5.26%) Project Management
7 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
7 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (78.95%) Microsoft Certification
1 15 (78.95%) MCITP
2 10 (52.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (36.84%) CCNA
4 7 (36.84%) Degree
5 6 (31.58%) CCNP
6 5 (26.32%) MCP
6 5 (26.32%) MCSE
6 5 (26.32%) MCSA
7 2 (10.53%) HNC
7 2 (10.53%) HND
8 1 (5.26%) CCDP
8 1 (5.26%) CCSP
8 1 (5.26%) CCSE
8 1 (5.26%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Microsoft
2 14 (73.68%) F5
3 11 (57.89%) VMware
4 8 (42.11%) Cisco
5 5 (26.32%) HP
5 5 (26.32%) Citrix
6 4 (21.05%) SunGard
6 4 (21.05%) Mercator
7 2 (10.53%) Fortinet
7 2 (10.53%) Aruba
7 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
8 1 (5.26%) Trillium
8 1 (5.26%) Nokia
8 1 (5.26%) Juniper