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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 56 59 56
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing VPN 10 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.72% 1.51% 1.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.82% 10.00% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 6
Median salary £29,000 £40,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £40,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £44,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +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
78 80 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 13.45% 15.12% 12.48%
Number of salaries quoted 60 55 58
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,250 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,573 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 February 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 February 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 +12 10 £29,000 -35.55% 1
VPN
North West

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 22 (73.33%) DNS
2 21 (70.00%) DHCP
3 19 (63.33%) Windows
4 17 (56.67%) Active Directory
5 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
5 16 (53.33%) VMware
6 15 (50.00%) Cisco
6 15 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (50.00%) ITIL
7 14 (46.67%) CCNA
7 14 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (46.67%) Windows Server
7 14 (46.67%) Data Centre
8 13 (43.33%) AirWatch
9 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 12 (40.00%) Linux
10 11 (36.67%) MCSE
10 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (36.67%) Degree
10 11 (36.67%) Load Balancing
10 11 (36.67%) Mentoring
11 10 (33.33%) Citrix
11 10 (33.33%) Firewall
11 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
12 9 (30.00%) IIS
12 9 (30.00%) Oracle
12 9 (30.00%) Apache
12 9 (30.00%) Tomcat
12 9 (30.00%) JBoss
12 9 (30.00%) 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 9 (30.00%) Apache
1 9 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
1 9 (30.00%) IIS
1 9 (30.00%) JBoss
1 9 (30.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.33%) GroupWise
2 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (30.00%) IaaS
2 9 (30.00%) PaaS
2 9 (30.00%) SaaS
3 4 (13.33%) G Suite
4 3 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (73.33%) DNS
2 21 (70.00%) DHCP
3 10 (33.33%) Firewall
4 9 (30.00%) SAN
5 8 (26.67%) VoIP
6 6 (20.00%) LAN
6 6 (20.00%) WAN
7 5 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (16.67%) SSH
7 5 (16.67%) SSL
7 5 (16.67%) WLAN
8 4 (13.33%) 802.11
8 4 (13.33%) DMVPN
8 4 (13.33%) IPsec
8 4 (13.33%) ISDN
8 4 (13.33%) PSTN
9 3 (10.00%) Network Security
9 3 (10.00%) VLAN
10 2 (6.67%) SMTP
10 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (13.33%) Grunt
1 4 (13.33%) Jasmine
1 4 (13.33%) Karma Test Runner
1 4 (13.33%) webpack
General
1 9 (30.00%) Banking
2 2 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Architect
1 9 (30.00%) Cloud Architect
1 9 (30.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
1 9 (30.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (13.33%) Developer
2 4 (13.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 4 (13.33%) Network Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) Analyst
3 2 (6.67%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (6.67%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (6.67%) IT Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) PC Support
4 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (3.33%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (3.33%) Security Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) Middleware
2 4 (13.33%) 802.1X
2 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
2 4 (13.33%) CSS
2 4 (13.33%) HTML
2 4 (13.33%) jQuery
2 4 (13.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 14 (46.67%) Data Centre
2 9 (30.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 9 (30.00%) Public Cloud
2 9 (30.00%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (10.00%) Replication
4 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 19 (63.33%) Windows
2 14 (46.67%) Windows Server
3 12 (40.00%) Linux
4 9 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (13.33%) Windows 10
5 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
5 4 (13.33%) Windows 8
5 4 (13.33%) Windows Vista
6 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) ITIL
2 11 (36.67%) Load Balancing
2 11 (36.67%) Mentoring
3 9 (30.00%) DevOps
3 9 (30.00%) Identity Management
3 9 (30.00%) ITIL V3
3 9 (30.00%) Line Management
3 9 (30.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 9 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 9 (30.00%) TOGAF
3 9 (30.00%) Wealth Management
4 4 (13.33%) Data Analysis
4 4 (13.33%) Front End Development
4 4 (13.33%) Pair Programming
4 4 (13.33%) Service Management
4 4 (13.33%) Web Development
5 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.67%) Disk Encryption
5 2 (6.67%) Process Improvement
5 2 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) PowerShell
2 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (13.33%) VB
3 1 (3.33%) C
3 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (46.67%) CCNA
3 11 (36.67%) Degree
3 11 (36.67%) MCSE
3 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (30.00%) EMC Certification
5 4 (13.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (6.67%) MCP
7 1 (3.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (56.67%) Active Directory
2 14 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.33%) NDS
4 1 (3.33%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 1 (3.33%) pfSense
4 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (43.33%) AirWatch
2 3 (10.00%) SCCM
3 1 (3.33%) Nagios
3 1 (3.33%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
1 16 (53.33%) VMware
2 15 (50.00%) Cisco
3 10 (33.33%) Citrix
4 9 (30.00%) EMC
4 9 (30.00%) IBM
4 9 (30.00%) Oracle
4 9 (30.00%) Software AG
5 8 (26.67%) HP
6 4 (13.33%) Google
6 4 (13.33%) Meraki
7 2 (6.67%) Dell
7 2 (6.67%) Fujitsu
7 2 (6.67%) Mitel
7 2 (6.67%) SonicWALL
8 1 (3.33%) Apple
8 1 (3.33%) Brocade
8 1 (3.33%) F5
8 1 (3.33%) FireEye
8 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds
Liverpool, Merseyside
NHS Blood And Transplant
Salary: From £40,028 to £48,034 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago