The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 56 55 55
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 14 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.32% 1.89% 0.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.09% 10.10% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 3
Median salary £29,000 £40,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
87 99 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 14.43% 18.68% 11.55%
Number of salaries quoted 63 63 41
Median salary £44,000 £40,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.64% +26.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,200 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

VPN
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

VPN Salary Trend in Merseyside

VPN
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

VPN Salary Histogram in Merseyside

VPN
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
Liverpool +2 14 £29,000 +31.81% 1
VPN
North West

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for VPN.

1 24 (68.57%) DNS
2 22 (62.86%) DHCP
3 21 (60.00%) Windows
4 18 (51.43%) Active Directory
4 18 (51.43%) VMware
5 17 (48.57%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (48.57%) Cisco
5 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
6 16 (45.71%) ITIL
6 16 (45.71%) CCNA
6 16 (45.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (45.71%) Data Centre
6 16 (45.71%) Windows Server
7 15 (42.86%) AirWatch
8 14 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 14 (40.00%) Linux
9 13 (37.14%) MCSE
9 13 (37.14%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (37.14%) Load Balancing
9 13 (37.14%) Mentoring
10 12 (34.29%) Degree
10 12 (34.29%) Citrix
10 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
11 11 (31.43%) IIS
11 11 (31.43%) Oracle
11 11 (31.43%) Apache
11 11 (31.43%) Tomcat
11 11 (31.43%) JBoss
11 11 (31.43%) IBM
11 11 (31.43%) PRINCE2

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 11 (31.43%) Apache
1 11 (31.43%) BizTalk Server
1 11 (31.43%) IIS
1 11 (31.43%) JBoss
1 11 (31.43%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.86%) GroupWise
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (31.43%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (31.43%) IaaS
2 11 (31.43%) PaaS
2 11 (31.43%) SaaS
3 4 (11.43%) G Suite
4 3 (8.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (68.57%) DNS
2 22 (62.86%) DHCP
3 11 (31.43%) SAN
4 9 (25.71%) Firewall
4 9 (25.71%) SSH
5 8 (22.86%) VoIP
6 6 (17.14%) LAN
6 6 (17.14%) WAN
7 5 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (14.29%) WLAN
8 4 (11.43%) 802.11
8 4 (11.43%) DMVPN
8 4 (11.43%) IPsec
8 4 (11.43%) ISDN
8 4 (11.43%) PSTN
8 4 (11.43%) SSL
9 3 (8.57%) VLAN
10 1 (2.86%) IMAP
10 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Git (software)
1 9 (25.71%) Grunt
1 9 (25.71%) Jasmine
1 9 (25.71%) Karma Test Runner
1 9 (25.71%) webpack
General
1 11 (31.43%) Banking
2 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Architect
1 11 (31.43%) Cloud Architect
1 11 (31.43%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
1 11 (31.43%) Infrastructure Architect
2 9 (25.71%) Developer
2 9 (25.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (11.43%) Network Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) IT Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) PC Support
5 1 (2.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco Consultant
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 1 (2.86%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (2.86%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (31.43%) Middleware
2 9 (25.71%) AngularJS
2 9 (25.71%) CSS
2 9 (25.71%) HTML
2 9 (25.71%) jQuery
2 9 (25.71%) React
3 4 (11.43%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 16 (45.71%) Data Centre
2 11 (31.43%) Hybrid Cloud
2 11 (31.43%) Public Cloud
2 11 (31.43%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (8.57%) Replication
4 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 21 (60.00%) Windows
2 16 (45.71%) Windows Server
3 14 (40.00%) Linux
4 11 (31.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (11.43%) Windows 10
5 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
5 4 (11.43%) Windows 8
5 4 (11.43%) Windows Vista
6 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) ITIL
2 13 (37.14%) Load Balancing
2 13 (37.14%) Mentoring
3 11 (31.43%) DevOps
3 11 (31.43%) Identity Management
3 11 (31.43%) ITIL V3
3 11 (31.43%) Line Management
3 11 (31.43%) Mobile Device Management
3 11 (31.43%) PRINCE2
3 11 (31.43%) TOGAF
3 11 (31.43%) Wealth Management
4 9 (25.71%) Front End Development
4 9 (25.71%) Pair Programming
4 9 (25.71%) Web Development
5 4 (11.43%) Data Analysis
5 4 (11.43%) Service Management
6 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.71%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.71%) Process Improvement
6 2 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
2 7 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (11.43%) VB
4 1 (2.86%) C
4 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (48.57%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (45.71%) CCNA
3 13 (37.14%) MCSE
3 13 (37.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (34.29%) Degree
5 11 (31.43%) EMC Certification
6 4 (11.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (5.71%) MCP
8 1 (2.86%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (51.43%) Active Directory
2 16 (45.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.86%) NDS
4 1 (2.86%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 1 (2.86%) pfSense
4 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (42.86%) AirWatch
2 3 (8.57%) SCCM
3 1 (2.86%) Nagios
3 1 (2.86%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) VMware
2 17 (48.57%) Cisco
2 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
3 12 (34.29%) Citrix
4 11 (31.43%) EMC
4 11 (31.43%) IBM
4 11 (31.43%) Oracle
4 11 (31.43%) Software AG
5 8 (22.86%) HP
6 4 (11.43%) Google
6 4 (11.43%) Meraki
7 2 (5.71%) Dell
7 2 (5.71%) Fujitsu
7 2 (5.71%) Mitel
7 2 (5.71%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.86%) Apple
8 1 (2.86%) Brocade
8 1 (2.86%) F5
8 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
Liverpool, Merseyside
Acorn Insurance
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum Dependent on Experience
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Sanderson
Salary: £25000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago