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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 33 50 65
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +15
Permanent jobs citing VPN 31 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.55% 1.61% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.27% 14.29% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 24 7 3
Median salary £35,000 £50,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +49.25%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £39,292 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+8.16% +7.64%
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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
118 56 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 21.11% 11.27% 18.05%
Number of salaries quoted 97 36 91
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +16 27 £37,500 -1.31% 1
Birkenhead - 3 £27,500 -
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North West

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 21 (58.33%) VMware
2 17 (47.22%) Windows
2 17 (47.22%) DHCP
2 17 (47.22%) DNS
3 15 (41.67%) Windows Server
4 14 (38.89%) Cisco
5 12 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 12 (33.33%) Firewall
5 12 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (30.56%) Active Directory
6 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (27.78%) EMC
7 10 (27.78%) Citrix
7 10 (27.78%) IIS
7 10 (27.78%) Linux
7 10 (27.78%) MCSE
8 9 (25.00%) ITIL
8 9 (25.00%) CCNA
8 9 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (25.00%) SSH
8 9 (25.00%) Mentoring
9 7 (19.44%) Middleware
9 7 (19.44%) CSS
9 7 (19.44%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (19.44%) Software AG
9 7 (19.44%) EMC Certification
9 7 (19.44%) SAN
9 7 (19.44%) PRINCE2
9 7 (19.44%) JavaScript

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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 10 (27.78%) IIS
2 7 (19.44%) Apache
2 7 (19.44%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (19.44%) JBoss
2 7 (19.44%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (19.44%) IaaS
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (19.44%) PaaS
1 7 (19.44%) SaaS
2 2 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (47.22%) DHCP
1 17 (47.22%) DNS
2 12 (33.33%) Firewall
3 9 (25.00%) SSH
4 7 (19.44%) BIG-IP
4 7 (19.44%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (19.44%) Network Security
4 7 (19.44%) SAN
5 5 (13.89%) LAN
5 5 (13.89%) MPLS
5 5 (13.89%) WAN
6 4 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (8.33%) DSL
7 3 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (8.33%) IP Telephony
7 3 (8.33%) iSCSI
7 3 (8.33%) NetScaler
7 3 (8.33%) VoIP
7 3 (8.33%) VPLS
8 2 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.56%) MySQL
4 1 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Git (software)
1 7 (19.44%) Grunt
1 7 (19.44%) Jasmine
1 7 (19.44%) Karma Test Runner
1 7 (19.44%) webpack
General
1 7 (19.44%) Banking
2 3 (8.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Architect
2 8 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) Network Security Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) Security Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) Cloud Architect
3 7 (19.44%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (19.44%) Developer
3 7 (19.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (19.44%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (11.11%) Security Architect
5 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (8.33%) Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) Network Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) Network Support
5 3 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) Systems Support
6 2 (5.56%) Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Deployment Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Implementation Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) AngularJS
1 7 (19.44%) CSS
1 7 (19.44%) HTML
1 7 (19.44%) jQuery
1 7 (19.44%) Middleware
1 7 (19.44%) React
2 3 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Data Centre
1 7 (19.44%) Hybrid Cloud
1 7 (19.44%) Public Cloud
1 7 (19.44%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (16.67%) iPad
3 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 3 (8.33%) HP StoreVirtual
4 3 (8.33%) Replication
5 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.78%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 17 (47.22%) Windows
2 15 (41.67%) Windows Server
3 10 (27.78%) Linux
4 7 (19.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.56%) Unix
7 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) ITIL
1 9 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 7 (19.44%) DevOps
2 7 (19.44%) Front End Development
2 7 (19.44%) Identity Management
2 7 (19.44%) ITIL V3
2 7 (19.44%) Line Management
2 7 (19.44%) Load Balancing
2 7 (19.44%) Mobile Device Management
2 7 (19.44%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (19.44%) Pair Programming
2 7 (19.44%) PRINCE2
2 7 (19.44%) TOGAF
2 7 (19.44%) Wealth Management
2 7 (19.44%) Web Development
3 6 (16.67%) Information Security
3 6 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (11.11%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
2 5 (13.89%) PowerShell
3 3 (8.33%) SQL
4 2 (5.56%) Java
5 1 (2.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (27.78%) MCSE
3 9 (25.00%) CCNA
3 9 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (19.44%) Degree
4 7 (19.44%) EMC Certification
5 4 (11.11%) MCSA
6 2 (5.56%) CCNP
7 1 (2.78%) CISM
7 1 (2.78%) CISSP
7 1 (2.78%) DBS Check
7 1 (2.78%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (30.56%) Active Directory
3 3 (8.33%) vSphere
3 3 (8.33%) XenApp
3 3 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) AirWatch
2 4 (11.11%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (58.33%) VMware
2 14 (38.89%) Cisco
3 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 10 (27.78%) Citrix
4 10 (27.78%) EMC
5 7 (19.44%) F5
5 7 (19.44%) IBM
5 7 (19.44%) Oracle
5 7 (19.44%) Software AG
6 3 (8.33%) Avaya
6 3 (8.33%) HP
7 2 (5.56%) Apple
8 1 (2.78%) Jaspersoft
Liverpool, Merseyside
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