The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank - 42 23
Permanent jobs citing VPN 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans - 2.10% 1.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 10.71% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £31,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -47.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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Hertfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
10 28 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 7.19% 19.58% 25.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8 26 20
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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Salary Trend in St Albans

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

VPN Salary Trend in St Albans

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Top 26 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Dell
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Apple
1 4 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) XenApp
1 4 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 4 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server

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Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) IT Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) XenApp
1 4 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Apple
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Dell
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware