The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 40 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs citing VPN 11 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 2.50% 4.31% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.75% 17.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 0
Median salary £42,500 £27,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +11.42%
VPN
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
80 51 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 18.18% 24.40% 35.48%
Number of salaries quoted 67 44 42
Median salary £33,750 £27,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £18,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Shropshire region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

VPN
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

VPN Salary Trend in Shropshire

VPN
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Shropshire

VPN
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Telford -6 11 £42,500 +54.54%
VPN
West Midlands

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 7 (63.64%) IPv6
2 6 (54.55%) Service Delivery
2 6 (54.55%) SLA
2 6 (54.55%) IPv4
2 6 (54.55%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (54.55%) Data Centre
3 5 (45.45%) Firewall
3 5 (45.45%) DNS
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL
4 4 (36.36%) MPLS
4 4 (36.36%) SonicWALL
5 3 (27.27%) Performance Management
5 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity
5 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
5 3 (27.27%) Change Management
5 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (27.27%) BCP
5 3 (27.27%) PSTN
5 3 (27.27%) VoIP
5 3 (27.27%) ADSL
5 3 (27.27%) Ethernet
5 3 (27.27%) Presales
5 3 (27.27%) Coaching
5 3 (27.27%) Process Improvement
5 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (18.18%) pfSense
6 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
6 2 (18.18%) iPad

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) IPv6
2 6 (54.55%) IPv4
3 5 (45.45%) DNS
3 5 (45.45%) Firewall
4 4 (36.36%) MPLS
5 3 (27.27%) ADSL
5 3 (27.27%) Ethernet
5 3 (27.27%) PSTN
5 3 (27.27%) VoIP
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (18.18%) DHCP
6 2 (18.18%) IP Telephony
6 2 (18.18%) NX-OS
6 2 (18.18%) OSPF
6 2 (18.18%) SNMP
6 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
6 2 (18.18%) VLAN
6 2 (18.18%) WAN
6 2 (18.18%) Wireless
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Service Manager
1 6 (54.55%) Services Delivery Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Customer Services Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Operations Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Presales Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Service Support Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Delivery Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Operations Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Services Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Support
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Support Manager
2 3 (27.27%) VoIP Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Presales Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) iPad
3 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
1 2 (18.18%) VyOS
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (54.55%) Service Delivery
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) BCP
3 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity
3 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity Planning
3 3 (27.27%) Change Management
3 3 (27.27%) Coaching
3 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (27.27%) Performance Management
3 3 (27.27%) Presales
3 3 (27.27%) Process Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) Network Design
5 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCNA
1 1 (9.09%) CCNP
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) pfSense
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) SonicWALL
3 2 (18.18%) Brocade
3 2 (18.18%) ProCurve
3 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
4 1 (9.09%) Aruba
4 1 (9.09%) VMware