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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 46 45 52
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing VPN 1 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 0.45% 2.94% 1.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 18.18% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Median salary £70,000 £20,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+250.00% -36.50%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
9 22 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 4.09% 16.18% 15.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 26
Median salary £30,000 £26,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £20,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

The demand trend of job ads across the St Albans region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 St Albans region with a requirement for VPN.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) Information Security
2 8 (88.89%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (88.89%) CESG Certified Professional
2 8 (88.89%) CLAS
2 8 (88.89%) CISM
2 8 (88.89%) SC Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) DV Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) CISSP
2 8 (88.89%) CESG
2 8 (88.89%) CESG CLAS
2 8 (88.89%) TOGAF
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) IIS
3 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (11.11%) Broadband
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Kaspersky
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) UAG
3 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012

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Top Related IT Skills in St Albans 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Architect
1 8 (88.89%) Security Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) IT Support
2 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) CESG
1 8 (88.89%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Cybersecurity
1 8 (88.89%) Information Security
1 8 (88.89%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) CESG Certified Professional
1 8 (88.89%) CISM
1 8 (88.89%) CISSP
1 8 (88.89%) CLAS
1 8 (88.89%) DV Cleared
1 8 (88.89%) SC Cleared
1 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) UAG
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
1 1 (11.11%) HP
1 1 (11.11%) Kaspersky
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft