The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 40 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.01% - 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.00% - 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Average salary £26,500 - £26,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VPN
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
25 57 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 7.18% 10.96% 8.80%
Number of salaries quoted 24 47 39
Average salary £32,500 £37,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.16% +34.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £37,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

VPN
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

VPN Salary Trend in Lancashire

VPN
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackburn - 4 £22,500 -
Preston - 3 £32,500 -
VPN
North West

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
3 8 (61.54%) Dell
3 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (61.54%) Cisco
3 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (53.85%) Windows 7
5 6 (46.15%) SQL
6 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
6 5 (38.46%) WAN
6 5 (38.46%) DHCP
6 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
6 5 (38.46%) DNS
6 5 (38.46%) Citrix
6 5 (38.46%) HP
6 5 (38.46%) Mac OS X
6 5 (38.46%) Apple
6 5 (38.46%) Wyse
6 5 (38.46%) Firewall
6 5 (38.46%) Terminal Services
6 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
7 4 (30.77%) Finance
8 3 (23.08%) VMware
8 3 (23.08%) Information Security
8 3 (23.08%) Document Management
8 3 (23.08%) Supplier Management
8 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
8 3 (23.08%) Information Security Management
8 3 (23.08%) Security Management
8 3 (23.08%) BT

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Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) DHCP
1 5 (38.46%) DNS
1 5 (38.46%) Firewall
1 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
1 5 (38.46%) WAN
2 3 (23.08%) Broadband
2 3 (23.08%) Internet
2 3 (23.08%) PBX
2 3 (23.08%) SAN
3 2 (15.38%) LAN
3 2 (15.38%) MPLS
3 2 (15.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Service Desk Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Field Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Field Service Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) IT Manager
2 3 (23.08%) IT Support
2 3 (23.08%) IT Support Technician
2 3 (23.08%) IT Technician
2 3 (23.08%) Support Technician
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) EqualLogic
2 1 (7.69%) Health Informatics
2 1 (7.69%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (53.85%) Windows 7
4 5 (38.46%) Mac OS X
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Capacity Management
1 3 (23.08%) Change Management
1 3 (23.08%) Document Management
1 3 (23.08%) ERP
1 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
1 3 (23.08%) Information Security
1 3 (23.08%) Information Security Management
1 3 (23.08%) Portfolio Management
1 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
1 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (23.08%) Security Management
1 3 (23.08%) Service Continuity Management
1 3 (23.08%) Software Licensing
1 3 (23.08%) Supplier Management
2 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) Terminal Services
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco
1 8 (61.54%) Dell
2 5 (38.46%) Apple
2 5 (38.46%) Citrix
2 5 (38.46%) HP
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Wyse
3 3 (23.08%) BT
3 3 (23.08%) Lotus
3 3 (23.08%) Sage
3 3 (23.08%) SonicWALL
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
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