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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 52 42 48
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Permanent jobs citing VPN 15 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.72% 1.69% 0.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.04% 8.70% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Median salary £42,750 £27,250 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+56.88% -9.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,050 £24,050
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £31,450 £36,450
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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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
115 69 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 20.87% 19.44% 8.72%
Number of salaries quoted 71 46 25
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,080 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £52,210 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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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 9 December 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Liverpool

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 28 (57.14%) DNS
2 27 (55.10%) Windows
3 26 (53.06%) DHCP
4 25 (51.02%) VMware
5 23 (46.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (46.94%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (44.90%) CCNA
6 22 (44.90%) Windows Server
7 21 (42.86%) Active Directory
7 21 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 21 (42.86%) Cisco
8 20 (40.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 20 (40.82%) Data Centre
9 19 (38.78%) AirWatch
9 19 (38.78%) Mentoring
9 19 (38.78%) ITIL
9 19 (38.78%) MCSE
10 18 (36.73%) Linux
10 18 (36.73%) SQL Server
10 18 (36.73%) Citrix
11 17 (34.69%) EMC
11 17 (34.69%) IIS
11 17 (34.69%) Load Balancing
12 16 (32.65%) SSH
12 16 (32.65%) Microsoft Azure
13 15 (30.61%) Amazon AWS
13 15 (30.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 15 (30.61%) SaaS
13 15 (30.61%) PaaS
13 15 (30.61%) ITIL V3

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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 17 (34.69%) IIS
2 15 (30.61%) Apache
2 15 (30.61%) BizTalk Server
2 15 (30.61%) JBoss
2 15 (30.61%) Tomcat
3 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.04%) GroupWise
4 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (32.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (30.61%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (30.61%) IaaS
2 15 (30.61%) PaaS
2 15 (30.61%) SaaS
3 4 (8.16%) G Suite
4 3 (6.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (57.14%) DNS
2 26 (53.06%) DHCP
3 16 (32.65%) SSH
4 15 (30.61%) SAN
5 14 (28.57%) Firewall
6 10 (20.41%) LAN
6 10 (20.41%) WAN
7 7 (14.29%) WLAN
8 6 (12.24%) VoIP
9 5 (10.20%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (10.20%) MPLS
10 4 (8.16%) 802.11
10 4 (8.16%) DMVPN
10 4 (8.16%) IPsec
10 4 (8.16%) ISDN
10 4 (8.16%) PSTN
10 4 (8.16%) SSL
11 3 (6.12%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (6.12%) SMTP
11 3 (6.12%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (36.73%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 14 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 14 (28.57%) Grunt
1 14 (28.57%) Jasmine
1 14 (28.57%) Karma Test Runner
1 14 (28.57%) webpack
General
1 15 (30.61%) Banking
2 2 (4.08%) Law
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (32.65%) Architect
2 15 (30.61%) Cloud Architect
2 15 (30.61%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 15 (30.61%) Infrastructure Architect
3 14 (28.57%) Developer
3 14 (28.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (12.24%) Network Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.08%) Administrator
7 2 (4.08%) IT Support
7 2 (4.08%) Network Administrator
7 2 (4.08%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Network Support
7 2 (4.08%) PC Support
7 2 (4.08%) Security Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.08%) Systems Support
8 1 (2.04%) Network Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (2.04%) Senior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.61%) Middleware
2 14 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 14 (28.57%) CSS
2 14 (28.57%) HTML
2 14 (28.57%) jQuery
2 14 (28.57%) React
3 4 (8.16%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 20 (40.82%) Data Centre
2 15 (30.61%) Hybrid Cloud
2 15 (30.61%) Public Cloud
2 15 (30.61%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (6.12%) Replication
4 2 (4.08%) HP StoreVirtual
4 2 (4.08%) iPad
4 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.04%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 27 (55.10%) Windows
2 22 (44.90%) Windows Server
3 18 (36.73%) Linux
4 15 (30.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (8.16%) Windows 10
6 4 (8.16%) Windows 7
6 4 (8.16%) Windows 8
6 4 (8.16%) Windows Vista
7 3 (6.12%) Windows XP
8 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.78%) ITIL
1 19 (38.78%) Mentoring
2 17 (34.69%) Load Balancing
3 15 (30.61%) DevOps
3 15 (30.61%) Identity Management
3 15 (30.61%) ITIL V3
3 15 (30.61%) Line Management
3 15 (30.61%) Mobile Device Management
3 15 (30.61%) PRINCE2
3 15 (30.61%) TOGAF
3 15 (30.61%) Wealth Management
4 14 (28.57%) Front End Development
4 14 (28.57%) Pair Programming
4 14 (28.57%) Web Development
5 4 (8.16%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (8.16%) Data Analysis
5 4 (8.16%) Service Management
6 3 (6.12%) Information Security
6 3 (6.12%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.08%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 7 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 4 (8.16%) VB
4 1 (2.04%) C
4 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (46.94%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (44.90%) CCNA
3 20 (40.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (38.78%) MCSE
5 15 (30.61%) Degree
5 15 (30.61%) EMC Certification
6 4 (8.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (6.12%) CCNP
7 3 (6.12%) MCP
7 3 (6.12%) MCSA
8 1 (2.04%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) SLA
2 2 (4.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (46.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.12%) vSphere
4 2 (4.08%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.08%) XenApp
4 2 (4.08%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.04%) NDS
5 1 (2.04%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 1 (2.04%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 19 (38.78%) AirWatch
2 3 (6.12%) SCCM
3 1 (2.04%) Nagios
3 1 (2.04%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 25 (51.02%) VMware
2 21 (42.86%) Cisco
2 21 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 18 (36.73%) Citrix
4 17 (34.69%) EMC
5 15 (30.61%) IBM
5 15 (30.61%) Oracle
5 15 (30.61%) Software AG
6 10 (20.41%) HP
7 4 (8.16%) Google
7 4 (8.16%) Meraki
8 3 (6.12%) Apple
9 2 (4.08%) Avaya
9 2 (4.08%) Dell
9 2 (4.08%) Fujitsu
10 1 (2.04%) Brocade
10 1 (2.04%) F5
10 1 (2.04%) SolarWinds