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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank - 57 64
Permanent jobs citing VPN 0 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 1.34% 1.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 10.61% 15.09%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 8
Median salary - £22,250 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -19.09%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
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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
47 66 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 11.78% 12.62% 10.69%
Number of salaries quoted 44 58 47
Median salary £33,654 £27,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.37% -1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £17,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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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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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) VLAN
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) Security Management
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System

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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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) VLAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) MPLS
4 1 (25.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Field Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (25.00%) Feasibility Study
1 1 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Security Management
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISM
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
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