The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Livingston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 13 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 5.26% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £26,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
VPN
West Lothian

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

Communications & Networking Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
5 5 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 13.16% 7.94% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 8
Average salary £48,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

VPN
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

VPN Salary Trend in Livingston

VPN
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Livingston 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server

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Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Livingston 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 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
Livingston
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago