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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 49 50 53
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing VPN 4 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.03% 2.52% 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.52% 14.94% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 2
Average salary £37,750 £33,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.68% -0.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,000 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,900 £42,500 £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £34,000 £36,375
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -6.52%
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
42 87 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 10.80% 16.86% 13.45%
Number of salaries quoted 32 65 44
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £26,125
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £59,150
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (63.64%) DHCP
3 7 (63.64%) Citrix
3 7 (63.64%) VMware
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (54.55%) LAN
5 5 (45.45%) Windows XP
5 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
5 5 (45.45%) HP
5 5 (45.45%) SAN
5 5 (45.45%) WAN
5 5 (45.45%) DNS
5 5 (45.45%) Firewall
5 5 (45.45%) Backup Exec
6 4 (36.36%) Clustering
6 4 (36.36%) NetApp
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
6 4 (36.36%) MS Office
7 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
7 3 (27.27%) ADSL
7 3 (27.27%) Juniper
7 3 (27.27%) Ethernet
7 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
7 3 (27.27%) Apple
7 3 (27.27%) VLAN
7 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (18.18%) DMZ

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Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) WorkSite
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) DHCP
2 6 (54.55%) LAN
3 5 (45.45%) SAN
3 5 (45.45%) WAN
3 5 (45.45%) DNS
3 5 (45.45%) Firewall
4 3 (27.27%) ADSL
4 3 (27.27%) Ethernet
4 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 3 (27.27%) VLAN
5 2 (18.18%) DMZ
5 2 (18.18%) Wireless
5 2 (18.18%) WEP
5 2 (18.18%) WPA
5 2 (18.18%) SMTP
5 2 (18.18%) PSTN
5 2 (18.18%) VoIP
5 2 (18.18%) ISDN
6 1 (9.09%) Broadband
6 1 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Mandarin Language
1 1 (9.09%) French Language
1 1 (9.09%) German Language
1 1 (9.09%) Italian Language
1 1 (9.09%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) IT Support
2 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Clustering
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
4 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (45.45%) Windows XP
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Vista
6 1 (9.09%) Linux
6 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
6 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
6 1 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL
1 1 (9.09%) CRM
1 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
1 1 (9.09%) Content Management
1 1 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (9.09%) Service Management
1 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
1 1 (9.09%) Network Management
1 1 (9.09%) Server Building
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (18.18%) MCP
2 1 (9.09%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) ISA Server
3 1 (9.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Backup Exec
2 1 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Citrix
1 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) HP
3 4 (36.36%) NetApp
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Juniper
4 3 (27.27%) Apple
5 2 (18.18%) Avaya
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco
6 1 (9.09%) Sage
6 1 (9.09%) McAfee
Liverpool
Newton Blue
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago