The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Paddington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 15 16 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Permanent jobs citing VPN 3 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Paddington 4.55% 1.89% 20.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.08% 6.25% 25.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £45,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.22% -2.73%
VPN
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Paddington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
13 16 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Paddington 19.70% 30.19% 79.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £45,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Paddington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Paddington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Paddington

VPN
Salary Trend in Paddington

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

VPN Salary Trend in Paddington

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Paddington

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Paddington region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VPN.

1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) LANDesk
3 1 (33.33%) WSUS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008

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Top Related IT Skills in Paddington by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Paddington region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VPN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Coordinator
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Sophos
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
1 1 (33.33%) LANDesk