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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank - - 20
Permanent jobs citing VPN 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston - - 3.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +5.63%
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 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 9.92% 0.83% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 12
Average salary £31,500 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.35% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £34,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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