The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 56 55 48
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Permanent jobs citing VPN 4 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.95% 2.39% 1.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.16% 12.37% 11.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 7
Median salary £27,500 £42,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.29% +49.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £22,500 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £45,000 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +13.43%
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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
49 97 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 11.64% 19.32% 15.14%
Number of salaries quoted 41 94 55
Median salary £27,500 £33,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.91% +6.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £18,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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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

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Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Lancashire

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Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston +5 1 £70,000 +218.18%
Blackburn - 1 £27,000 -
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North West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing VPN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) DHCP
2 7 (77.78%) DNS
3 6 (66.67%) WAN
3 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (44.44%) Security Management
5 4 (44.44%) Finance
5 4 (44.44%) Information Security
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco
5 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
5 4 (44.44%) Dell
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
6 3 (33.33%) Service Continuity Management
6 3 (33.33%) Software Licensing
6 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 3 (33.33%) EqualLogic
6 3 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (33.33%) Capacity Management
6 3 (33.33%) SAN
6 3 (33.33%) Lotus
6 3 (33.33%) Sage
6 3 (33.33%) Internet
6 3 (33.33%) SQL
6 3 (33.33%) MS Office
6 3 (33.33%) ERP
6 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange

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Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) DHCP
2 7 (77.78%) DNS
3 6 (66.67%) WAN
4 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
5 3 (33.33%) Broadband
5 3 (33.33%) Internet
5 3 (33.33%) LAN
5 3 (33.33%) PBX
5 3 (33.33%) SAN
6 2 (22.22%) MPLS
6 2 (22.22%) Network Security
6 2 (22.22%) VLAN
6 2 (22.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Field Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) IT Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Field Service Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) EqualLogic
2 2 (22.22%) Driving Licence
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Health Informatics
3 1 (11.11%) Informatics
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Information Security
1 4 (44.44%) Security Management
2 3 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 3 (33.33%) Change Management
2 3 (33.33%) Document Management
2 3 (33.33%) ERP
2 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 3 (33.33%) Information Security Management
2 3 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
2 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 3 (33.33%) Service Continuity Management
2 3 (33.33%) Software Licensing
2 3 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CISM
1 1 (11.11%) CISSP
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) Dell
3 3 (33.33%) BT
3 3 (33.33%) Lotus
3 3 (33.33%) Sage
3 3 (33.33%) SonicWALL
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Apple
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Wyse
4 1 (11.11%) Xerox
Lancashire
IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
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