The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 4.11% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VPN
Lancashire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
12 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 16.44% 11.02% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 2
Average salary £32,500 £32,000 £25,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% +24.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £31,350 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £34,000 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

VPN
Salary Trend in Preston

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

VPN Salary Trend in Preston

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Preston 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%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Broadband
1 3 (100.00%) PBX
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Lotus
1 3 (100.00%) Sage
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 3 (100.00%) Security Management
1 3 (100.00%) BT
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Document Management
1 3 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Preston 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 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Broadband
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) PBX
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Document Management
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 3 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 3 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (100.00%) Security Management
1 3 (100.00%) Service Continuity Management
1 3 (100.00%) Software Licensing
1 3 (100.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) BT
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) Lotus
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Sage
1 3 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 3 (100.00%) VMware