The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 45 43 54
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Permanent jobs citing VPN 4 21 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.11% 4.25% 1.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.12% 28.00% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 20 5
Average salary £32,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.89% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £22,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £36,400 £45,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,643
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.75%
VPN
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
33 75 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 9.14% 15.18% 15.70%
Number of salaries quoted 25 57 59
Average salary £37,500 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

VPN
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

VPN
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram in Liverpool

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 7 (70.00%) WAN
2 6 (60.00%) LAN
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (30.00%) VoIP
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) CCNP
4 3 (30.00%) CCNA
4 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (30.00%) Citrix
4 3 (30.00%) Juniper
4 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 3 (30.00%) Wireless
4 3 (30.00%) Network Security
5 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (20.00%) DHCP
5 2 (20.00%) HP
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (20.00%) MPLS
5 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
5 2 (20.00%) VMware
5 2 (20.00%) CCSA
5 2 (20.00%) CCSE
5 2 (20.00%) VLAN
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (20.00%) Aruba
6 1 (10.00%) SQL

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Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Lync
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) WAN
2 6 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (30.00%) Firewall
3 3 (30.00%) Wireless
3 3 (30.00%) Network Security
3 3 (30.00%) VoIP
4 2 (20.00%) MPLS
4 2 (20.00%) DHCP
4 2 (20.00%) VLAN
5 1 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (10.00%) DMZ
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (10.00%) DNS
5 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
5 1 (10.00%) LDAP
5 1 (10.00%) OSPF
5 1 (10.00%) BGP
5 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Support Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Network Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Network Support
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (10.00%) iPhone
2 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Management
2 1 (10.00%) Coaching
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) Network Design
2 1 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) CCNP
2 3 (30.00%) CCNA
3 2 (20.00%) CCSE
3 2 (20.00%) CCSA
4 1 (10.00%) MCPD
4 1 (10.00%) MCTS
4 1 (10.00%) MCITP
4 1 (10.00%) MCSE
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) XenApp
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Juniper
3 2 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Aruba
4 1 (10.00%) Avaya
4 1 (10.00%) NetApp
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