The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 134 121 158
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +37
Permanent jobs citing VPN 60 57 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.61% 1.62% 1.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.26% 10.63% 6.76%
Number of salaries quoted 57 40 42
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
VPN
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
585 536 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.66% 15.19% 15.35%
Number of salaries quoted 512 423 551
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,820 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

VPN
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

VPN Salary Trend in Manchester

VPN
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Manchester

VPN
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale -19 5 £35,000 -39.13% 3
Salford +1 2 £40,000 -3.61%
Stockport - 2 £55,000 -
Altrincham - 2 £26,500 -
Bolton - 2 £55,000 -
Cheadle - 2 £46,750 - 1
Oldham - 2 £35,750 -
VPN
North West

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

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 Manchester region with a requirement for VPN.

1 84 (63.64%) Cisco
2 67 (50.76%) LAN
3 61 (46.21%) Firewall
4 58 (43.94%) Active Directory
5 56 (42.42%) WAN
5 56 (42.42%) Windows
6 51 (38.64%) VMware
7 45 (34.09%) Degree
8 43 (32.58%) Wireless
9 42 (31.82%) DNS
10 41 (31.06%) Cisco Certification
11 39 (29.55%) Microsoft
12 38 (28.79%) Microsoft Certification
13 37 (28.03%) DHCP
13 37 (28.03%) VMware Infrastructure
14 36 (27.27%) Windows Server
15 33 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
16 32 (24.24%) CCNP
17 31 (23.48%) SQL
17 31 (23.48%) Windows Server 2008
17 31 (23.48%) Hyper-V
18 30 (22.73%) High Availability
18 30 (22.73%) CCNA
18 30 (22.73%) SAN
18 30 (22.73%) VLAN
19 29 (21.97%) SSL
19 29 (21.97%) ITIL
19 29 (21.97%) SQL Server
19 29 (21.97%) Analytical Skills
20 27 (20.45%) Windows Server 2012

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 20 (15.15%) MS Exchange
2 12 (9.09%) IIS
3 8 (6.06%) SharePoint
4 7 (5.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (3.79%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (3.79%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (3.03%) CMS
6 4 (3.03%) JBoss
6 4 (3.03%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.76%) nginx
8 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (15.91%) MS Excel
1 21 (15.91%) MS Office
2 4 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (3.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.88%) Office 365
2 14 (10.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.03%) Mimecast
4 3 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.52%) SaaS
6 1 (0.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.76%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 67 (50.76%) LAN
2 61 (46.21%) Firewall
3 56 (42.42%) WAN
4 43 (32.58%) Wireless
5 42 (31.82%) DNS
6 37 (28.03%) DHCP
7 33 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
8 30 (22.73%) SAN
8 30 (22.73%) VLAN
9 29 (21.97%) SSL
10 25 (18.94%) Cisco ASA
10 25 (18.94%) Cisco Nexus
10 25 (18.94%) WLAN
11 22 (16.67%) IPsec
11 22 (16.67%) Network Security
12 20 (15.15%) BGP
12 20 (15.15%) TCP/IP
13 19 (14.39%) OSPF
14 18 (13.64%) VoIP
15 14 (10.61%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (21.97%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.52%) MySQL
5 1 (0.76%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (4.55%) Git (software)
General
1 24 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 15 (11.36%) Finance
3 7 (5.30%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.03%) Legal
5 1 (0.76%) Publishing
5 1 (0.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (31.82%) Network Engineer
2 31 (23.48%) Analyst
3 29 (21.97%) Support Engineer
4 26 (19.70%) Cisco Engineer
5 24 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 18 (13.64%) Applications Support
6 18 (13.64%) IT Support
7 17 (12.88%) Applications Engineer
7 17 (12.88%) Applications Support Engineer
7 17 (12.88%) Server Engineer
8 14 (10.61%) Cisco Analyst
8 14 (10.61%) Cisco Network Analyst
8 14 (10.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 14 (10.61%) IT Engineer
8 14 (10.61%) Network Analyst
9 13 (9.85%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
9 13 (9.85%) Wireless Engineer
9 13 (9.85%) Wireless Network Engineer
10 11 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
11 10 (7.58%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.33%) 802.1X
2 3 (2.27%) RESTful
2 3 (2.27%) Web Services
3 1 (0.76%) .NET
3 1 (0.76%) FFmpeg
3 1 (0.76%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (21.97%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 13 (9.85%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (8.33%) HP StoreVirtual
5 10 (7.58%) RSA SecurID
5 10 (7.58%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (3.79%) Driving Licence
7 4 (3.03%) Blackberry
8 3 (2.27%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.27%) iPad
8 3 (2.27%) iPhone
8 3 (2.27%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.27%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.52%) Clustering
9 2 (1.52%) CMDB
10 1 (0.76%) CCTV
10 1 (0.76%) IPTV
10 1 (0.76%) Replication
10 1 (0.76%) Streaming Video
10 1 (0.76%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 56 (42.42%) Windows
2 36 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 31 (23.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (20.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (17.42%) Windows 7
6 19 (14.39%) Linux
6 19 (14.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (6.82%) Unix
8 7 (5.30%) CentOS
9 6 (4.55%) Windows 10
9 6 (4.55%) Windows 8
10 5 (3.79%) AIX
10 5 (3.79%) Debian
11 3 (2.27%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (22.73%) High Availability
2 29 (21.97%) ITIL
3 21 (15.91%) Network Management
4 19 (14.39%) Performance Monitoring
5 18 (13.64%) Service Management
6 15 (11.36%) Capacity Planning
7 14 (10.61%) Asset Management
7 14 (10.61%) Migration
8 13 (9.85%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (9.85%) Software Deployment
9 10 (7.58%) Risk Management
10 9 (6.82%) Application Virtualisation
10 9 (6.82%) Configuration Management
10 9 (6.82%) CRM
10 9 (6.82%) Document Management
10 9 (6.82%) PRINCE2
11 8 (6.06%) Project Management
12 6 (4.55%) Mentoring
13 5 (3.79%) ITIL V3
13 5 (3.79%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 31 (23.48%) SQL
2 23 (17.42%) VBScript
3 22 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 10 (7.58%) VB
5 7 (5.30%) Perl
5 7 (5.30%) PHP
5 7 (5.30%) Python
6 4 (3.03%) Java
6 4 (3.03%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.27%) Apple Swift
7 3 (2.27%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.76%) Ruby
8 1 (0.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 45 (34.09%) Degree
2 41 (31.06%) Cisco Certification
3 38 (28.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 32 (24.24%) CCNP
5 30 (22.73%) CCNA
6 25 (18.94%) MCSA
7 24 (18.18%) MCSE
8 14 (10.61%) MCITP
9 13 (9.85%) MCT
10 5 (3.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (3.03%) CCIE
11 4 (3.03%) CISSP
11 4 (3.03%) MCTS
11 4 (3.03%) Security Cleared
12 2 (1.52%) CCDP
12 2 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.76%) JNCIP
13 1 (0.76%) MOS
13 1 (0.76%) RHCE
13 1 (0.76%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.30%) PCI DSS
2 5 (3.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 58 (43.94%) Active Directory
2 37 (28.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (23.48%) Hyper-V
4 9 (6.82%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (4.55%) vSphere
6 5 (3.79%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (3.79%) XenApp
7 4 (3.03%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.76%) KVM
8 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.76%) pfSense
8 1 (0.76%) Varnish
8 1 (0.76%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.76%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (15.15%) SCCM
2 16 (12.12%) Cacti
3 15 (11.36%) Cisco Prime
4 14 (10.61%) Cisco CUCM
5 10 (7.58%) Nagios
5 10 (7.58%) Puppet
5 10 (7.58%) ServiceCenter
5 10 (7.58%) WSUS
6 6 (4.55%) OpenNMS
6 6 (4.55%) RANCID
6 6 (4.55%) SCOM
7 5 (3.79%) AirWatch
7 5 (3.79%) McAfee ePO
7 5 (3.79%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 5 (3.79%) SCDPM
8 4 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (2.27%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.76%) Ansible
10 1 (0.76%) Graylog
10 1 (0.76%) Salt
Vendors
1 84 (63.64%) Cisco
2 51 (38.64%) VMware
3 39 (29.55%) Microsoft
4 25 (18.94%) Citrix
5 21 (15.91%) HP
6 17 (12.88%) Intel Security
7 11 (8.33%) IronPort
7 11 (8.33%) Siemens
8 10 (7.58%) 3PAR
8 10 (7.58%) Barracuda Networks
8 10 (7.58%) Polycom
9 9 (6.82%) WatchGuard
10 8 (6.06%) Juniper
10 8 (6.06%) NetApp
11 7 (5.30%) Veeam
12 6 (4.55%) EqualLogic
12 6 (4.55%) Ericsson
12 6 (4.55%) Foundry
12 6 (4.55%) Red Hat
12 6 (4.55%) ZyXEL
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum plus on call, overtime, bonus and be
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £31000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £15000 - £17000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £21000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Kalpa Resource
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000 + Excellent Company Benefits + Training & Development
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheadle
Recital Consulting Ltd
Salary: 26000-28000 Per Annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
BPP Professional Education
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Rochdale
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + car or allowance + good package
Posted: 17 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago