The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the St Albans region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank - 33 37
Permanent jobs citing VPN 0 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans - 2.82% 2.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 8.70% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 4
Average salary - £26,500 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -0.93%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Communications & Networking Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
42 69 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 30.66% 32.39% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 39 28 14
Average salary £37,500 £28,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £44,250 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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VPN
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

VPN
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

VPN
Top 10 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco