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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 54 45 52
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Permanent jobs citing VPN 12 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.28% 1.65% 2.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.88% 11.11% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 11
Average salary £42,500 £28,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.12% +3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,100 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -5.55%
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
101 63 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 19.17% 14.86% 20.71%
Number of salaries quoted 98 58 85
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £46,750
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
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. 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
Chorley - 4 £42,500 -
Preston - 2 £22,000 - 1
Blackpool - 1 - -
VPN
North West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 11 (84.62%) VMware
2 11 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
4 9 (69.23%) SAN
5 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
5 7 (53.85%) DNS
6 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
6 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (38.46%) Network Security
7 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
7 5 (38.46%) Cisco
7 5 (38.46%) HP
7 5 (38.46%) Citrix
7 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (30.77%) VMware ESX
8 4 (30.77%) Replication
8 4 (30.77%) MCTS
8 4 (30.77%) MCITP
8 4 (30.77%) Business Continuity
8 4 (30.77%) Migration
8 4 (30.77%) Data Security
8 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (30.77%) NetApp
8 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (30.77%) MCP
8 4 (30.77%) MCSE
8 4 (30.77%) Software Licensing

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 9 (69.23%) SAN
3 7 (53.85%) DNS
4 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
5 5 (38.46%) Network Security
6 4 (30.77%) NAS
7 3 (23.08%) LAN
8 2 (15.38%) WAN
8 2 (15.38%) DHCP
8 2 (15.38%) Internet
8 2 (15.38%) Wireless
9 1 (7.69%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (7.69%) FTP
9 1 (7.69%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
General
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Support Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Support Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Support Manager
2 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Network Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) EDI
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Replication
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (15.38%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Business Continuity
1 4 (30.77%) Migration
1 4 (30.77%) Data Security
1 4 (30.77%) Software Licensing
2 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) People Management
3 1 (7.69%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) ERP
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VBScript
2 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) MCTS
1 4 (30.77%) MCITP
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (30.77%) MCP
1 4 (30.77%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
1 11 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (30.77%) VMware ESX
2 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
2 4 (30.77%) vSphere
3 1 (7.69%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) VMware
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco
3 5 (38.46%) HP
3 5 (38.46%) Citrix
4 4 (30.77%) NetApp
5 1 (7.69%) Percona
5 1 (7.69%) Veeam
5 1 (7.69%) Epicor
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle
Preston
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago