The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 67 54 60
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +6
Permanent jobs citing VPN 4 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.65% 2.04% 2.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.26% 14.86% 13.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 16
Median salary £45,250 £27,400 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+65.14% -25.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £25,875 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £34,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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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 Staffordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
94 74 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 15.24% 13.70% 17.09%
Number of salaries quoted 78 71 99
Median salary £40,000 £28,550 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.10% -12.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

VPN Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

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Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Tamworth +1 1 £25,500 -2.85% 1
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £25,000 -
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West Midlands

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 10 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 25 (80.65%) Firewall
2 21 (67.74%) Windows
3 17 (54.84%) LAN
4 16 (51.61%) MS Exchange
4 16 (51.61%) WAN
4 16 (51.61%) Cisco
4 16 (51.61%) Active Directory
5 15 (48.39%) Linux
6 14 (45.16%) ITIL
6 14 (45.16%) DHCP
6 14 (45.16%) DNS
6 14 (45.16%) Network Security
7 12 (38.71%) TCP/IP
7 12 (38.71%) VoIP
8 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
8 11 (35.48%) SAN
8 11 (35.48%) VLAN
9 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (32.26%) VMware
9 10 (32.26%) SMTP
9 10 (32.26%) HP
9 10 (32.26%) CCNP
9 10 (32.26%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (29.03%) EMC
10 9 (29.03%) CCNA
10 9 (29.03%) SSL
10 9 (29.03%) IBM
10 9 (29.03%) HTTP
10 9 (29.03%) IIS
10 9 (29.03%) Apache

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Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 16 (51.61%) MS Exchange
2 9 (29.03%) Apache
2 9 (29.03%) IIS
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Office
2 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
3 3 (9.68%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (12.90%) IaaS
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (12.90%) PaaS
2 3 (9.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (80.65%) Firewall
2 17 (54.84%) LAN
3 16 (51.61%) WAN
4 14 (45.16%) DHCP
4 14 (45.16%) DNS
4 14 (45.16%) Network Security
5 12 (38.71%) TCP/IP
5 12 (38.71%) VoIP
6 11 (35.48%) SAN
6 11 (35.48%) VLAN
7 10 (32.26%) SMTP
8 9 (29.03%) HTTP
8 9 (29.03%) ICMP
8 9 (29.03%) SSL
8 9 (29.03%) Telnet
9 8 (25.81%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (22.58%) Intrusion Detection
10 7 (22.58%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (16.13%) BGP
11 5 (16.13%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) 3rd Line Support
2 9 (29.03%) Support Engineer
3 8 (25.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 8 (25.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 8 (25.81%) Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Network Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (12.90%) Service Manager
6 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Service Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 2 (6.45%) IT Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) IT Support
7 2 (6.45%) Network Infrastructure Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) AS400
1 4 (12.90%) Clustering
2 3 (9.68%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Windows
2 15 (48.39%) Linux
3 8 (25.81%) Windows Server
4 4 (12.90%) Unix
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.23%) Mac OS
6 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) ITIL
2 9 (29.03%) Data Security
3 8 (25.81%) Data Privacy
4 4 (12.90%) Data Protection
4 4 (12.90%) High Availability
5 3 (9.68%) Software Deployment
6 2 (6.45%) Service Management
7 1 (3.23%) BCP
7 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity
7 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (3.23%) Change Control
7 1 (3.23%) People Management
7 1 (3.23%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) CCNP
1 10 (32.26%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (29.03%) CCNA
3 2 (6.45%) CCSA
3 2 (6.45%) CCSP
3 2 (6.45%) CEH
3 2 (6.45%) CISMP
3 2 (6.45%) CISSP
3 2 (6.45%) SSCP
4 1 (3.23%) CCIE
4 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (51.61%) Active Directory
2 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.68%) BitLocker
4 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (29.03%) Norton AntiVirus
1 9 (29.03%) Tivoli
2 7 (22.58%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (22.58%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (9.68%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Cisco
2 10 (32.26%) HP
2 10 (32.26%) VMware
3 9 (29.03%) Brocade
3 9 (29.03%) EMC
3 9 (29.03%) IBM
3 9 (29.03%) Symantec
3 9 (29.03%) Veeam
4 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
5 3 (9.68%) CheckPoint
6 2 (6.45%) Citrix
7 1 (3.23%) Dell
7 1 (3.23%) Draytek
7 1 (3.23%) Extreme Networks
7 1 (3.23%) F5
7 1 (3.23%) Juniper
7 1 (3.23%) SonicWALL
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