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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 44 53 59
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Permanent jobs citing VPN 9 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.28% 1.88% 2.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.78% 16.98% 13.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 12
Median salary £43,500 £45,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +34.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £37,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,667 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +15.15%
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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 Merseyside region.

Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
92 53 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 23.35% 11.09% 15.68%
Number of salaries quoted 79 38 74
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,950 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £50,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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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

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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 25 May 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Merseyside

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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 25 May 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
Liverpool +11 9 £43,500 +15.23% 1
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North West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for VPN.

1 11 (64.71%) Windows
1 11 (64.71%) Windows Server
2 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (52.94%) ITIL
3 9 (52.94%) Degree
4 8 (47.06%) VMware
4 8 (47.06%) Citrix
4 8 (47.06%) DHCP
4 8 (47.06%) DNS
5 7 (41.18%) SLA
5 7 (41.18%) Cisco
5 7 (41.18%) SQL
5 7 (41.18%) Banking
5 7 (41.18%) Wealth Management
5 7 (41.18%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (41.18%) ITIL V3
6 6 (35.29%) iPad
6 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (35.29%) Network Security
7 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (29.41%) iPhone
7 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
7 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (29.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 5 (29.41%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (29.41%) BIG-IP
7 5 (29.41%) MCDST

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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 5 (29.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 3 (17.65%) IIS
3 2 (11.76%) Apache
3 2 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (11.76%) JBoss
3 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
3 2 (11.76%) TWiki
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Office
2 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.76%) IaaS
2 2 (11.76%) PaaS
2 2 (11.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) DHCP
1 8 (47.06%) DNS
2 6 (35.29%) Network Security
3 5 (29.41%) BIG-IP
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (29.41%) Firewall
4 2 (11.76%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (11.76%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (11.76%) SAN
4 2 (11.76%) VoIP
5 1 (5.88%) DSL
5 1 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (5.88%) IP Telephony
5 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
5 1 (5.88%) LAN
5 1 (5.88%) MPLS
5 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
5 1 (5.88%) VPLS
5 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (41.18%) Banking
2 5 (29.41%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) 2nd Line Support
1 5 (29.41%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Banking Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Network Engineer
1 5 (29.41%) Network Security Engineer
1 5 (29.41%) Security Engineer
1 5 (29.41%) Senior Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Senior Support Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Service Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Service Desk Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Service Desk Support
1 5 (29.41%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Security Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (35.29%) iPad
3 5 (29.41%) Blackberry
3 5 (29.41%) iPhone
4 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (17.65%) Replication
5 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
5 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
5 2 (11.76%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (11.76%) Public Cloud
6 1 (5.88%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (5.88%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
1 11 (64.71%) Windows Server
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
3 5 (29.41%) Windows 8
4 4 (23.53%) Linux
5 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) ITIL
2 7 (41.18%) ITIL V3
2 7 (41.18%) Wealth Management
3 5 (29.41%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (29.41%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (29.41%) Service Management
3 5 (29.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (11.76%) DevOps
4 2 (11.76%) Identity Management
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (11.76%) Line Management
4 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
3 2 (11.76%) C#
3 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
3 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (52.94%) Degree
3 5 (29.41%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (29.41%) MCDST
3 5 (29.41%) MCSE
4 4 (23.53%) CCNA
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (11.76%) CCDP
5 2 (11.76%) EMC Certification
5 2 (11.76%) MCP
6 1 (5.88%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) SLA
2 2 (11.76%) Data Quality
2 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.76%) VirtualBox
4 1 (5.88%) vSphere
4 1 (5.88%) XenApp
4 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (23.53%) Nagios
3 2 (11.76%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 8 (47.06%) Citrix
2 8 (47.06%) VMware
3 7 (41.18%) Cisco
4 5 (29.41%) F5
4 5 (29.41%) Intel Security
4 5 (29.41%) Remedy
4 5 (29.41%) Symantec
5 4 (23.53%) Oracle
6 3 (17.65%) EMC
7 2 (11.76%) IBM
7 2 (11.76%) Software AG
8 1 (5.88%) Avaya
8 1 (5.88%) HP
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