The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 45 43 47
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing VPN 24 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.23% 0.33% 1.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.33% 2.50% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 5
Median salary £32,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
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Merseyside

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

Communications & Networking Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
147 40 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 25.93% 13.20% 17.82%
Number of salaries quoted 92 23 64
Median salary £44,000 £26,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+69.23% -45.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,800 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £58,000 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

VPN Salary Trend in Liverpool

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Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Liverpool

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 30 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for VPN.

1 26 (54.17%) VMware
2 25 (52.08%) DHCP
2 25 (52.08%) DNS
3 22 (45.83%) Windows
4 20 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (39.58%) Cisco
6 18 (37.50%) CCNA
6 18 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (37.50%) Windows Server
7 17 (35.42%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (35.42%) Microsoft
7 17 (35.42%) ITIL
7 17 (35.42%) SSH
8 16 (33.33%) MCSE
8 16 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 16 (33.33%) AirWatch
9 15 (31.25%) React
9 15 (31.25%) webpack
9 15 (31.25%) Front End Development
9 15 (31.25%) Jasmine
9 15 (31.25%) AngularJS
9 15 (31.25%) Grunt
9 15 (31.25%) Karma Test Runner
9 15 (31.25%) Linux
9 15 (31.25%) CSS
9 15 (31.25%) HTML
9 15 (31.25%) JavaScript
9 15 (31.25%) Pair Programming
9 15 (31.25%) Web Development
9 15 (31.25%) jQuery

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Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 14 (29.17%) IIS
2 12 (25.00%) Apache
2 12 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
2 12 (25.00%) JBoss
2 12 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (25.00%) IaaS
1 12 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (25.00%) PaaS
1 12 (25.00%) SaaS
2 4 (8.33%) Google Apps
3 2 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (52.08%) DHCP
1 25 (52.08%) DNS
2 17 (35.42%) SSH
3 12 (25.00%) SAN
4 9 (18.75%) Firewall
5 7 (14.58%) BIG-IP
5 7 (14.58%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (10.42%) Network Security
7 4 (8.33%) 802.11
7 4 (8.33%) LAN
7 4 (8.33%) MPLS
7 4 (8.33%) WAN
8 3 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (6.25%) VoIP
9 2 (4.17%) Ethernet
9 2 (4.17%) IP Telephony
9 2 (4.17%) iSCSI
9 2 (4.17%) SMTP
9 2 (4.17%) VPLS
9 2 (4.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (31.25%) Git (software)
1 15 (31.25%) Grunt
1 15 (31.25%) Jasmine
1 15 (31.25%) Karma Test Runner
1 15 (31.25%) webpack
General
1 12 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (4.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (31.25%) Architect
1 15 (31.25%) Developer
1 15 (31.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 12 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
2 12 (25.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 12 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (14.58%) Network Engineer
3 7 (14.58%) Network Security Engineer
3 7 (14.58%) Security Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) Security Architect
5 2 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (4.17%) Administrator
5 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (4.17%) IT Support
5 2 (4.17%) Network Administrator
5 2 (4.17%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (4.17%) Network Support
5 2 (4.17%) PC Support
5 2 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.17%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.25%) AngularJS
1 15 (31.25%) CSS
1 15 (31.25%) HTML
1 15 (31.25%) jQuery
1 15 (31.25%) React
2 12 (25.00%) Middleware
3 4 (8.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 12 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 12 (25.00%) Public Cloud
1 12 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.17%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (4.17%) iPad
3 2 (4.17%) Replication
4 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 22 (45.83%) Windows
2 18 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 15 (31.25%) Linux
4 12 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (8.33%) Windows 10
5 4 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 4 (8.33%) Windows 8
5 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (8.33%) Windows Vista
6 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (35.42%) ITIL
2 15 (31.25%) Front End Development
2 15 (31.25%) Pair Programming
2 15 (31.25%) Web Development
3 14 (29.17%) Mentoring
4 12 (25.00%) DevOps
4 12 (25.00%) Identity Management
4 12 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 12 (25.00%) Line Management
4 12 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 12 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 12 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 12 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 12 (25.00%) Wealth Management
5 7 (14.58%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (10.42%) Information Security
6 5 (10.42%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (10.42%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (8.33%) Data Analysis
8 3 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.25%) JavaScript
2 6 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 4 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (37.50%) CCNA
1 18 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (35.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (33.33%) MCSE
4 12 (25.00%) Degree
4 12 (25.00%) EMC Certification
5 4 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (6.25%) MCP
6 3 (6.25%) MCSA
7 2 (4.17%) CCNP
8 1 (2.08%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) SLA
2 2 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.17%) vSphere
3 2 (4.17%) XenApp
3 2 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (33.33%) AirWatch
2 3 (6.25%) Nagios
3 2 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (54.17%) VMware
2 19 (39.58%) Cisco
3 17 (35.42%) Microsoft
4 14 (29.17%) Citrix
4 14 (29.17%) EMC
5 12 (25.00%) IBM
5 12 (25.00%) Oracle
5 12 (25.00%) Software AG
6 7 (14.58%) F5
7 6 (12.50%) HP
8 4 (8.33%) Google
9 2 (4.17%) Apple
9 2 (4.17%) Avaya
9 2 (4.17%) Dell
9 2 (4.17%) Fujitsu