The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 36 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 9 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staines 3.46% - 8.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.00% - 25.93%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 14
Average salary £41,000 - £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 - £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
VPN
Surrey

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

Communications & Networking Category
Staines
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
60 53 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staines 23.08% 21.03% 32.73%
Number of salaries quoted 46 39 52
Average salary £41,000 £48,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.58% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

VPN
Salary Trend in Staines

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

VPN Salary Trend in Staines

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Staines 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 17 (100.00%) Cisco
1 17 (100.00%) Firewall
2 16 (94.12%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (94.12%) Load Balancing
2 16 (94.12%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (88.24%) F5
3 15 (88.24%) Cisco PIX
3 15 (88.24%) CCNP
3 15 (88.24%) LAN
4 13 (76.47%) EIGRP
4 13 (76.47%) FWSM
4 13 (76.47%) IPsec
5 12 (70.59%) HSRP
5 12 (70.59%) VRRP
5 12 (70.59%) CiscoWorks
5 12 (70.59%) BGP
6 11 (64.71%) ITIL
7 9 (52.94%) WAN
7 9 (52.94%) CCNA
7 9 (52.94%) SLA
8 8 (47.06%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (41.18%) CheckPoint
10 6 (35.29%) Service Delivery
10 6 (35.29%) Wireless
10 6 (35.29%) Network Management
10 6 (35.29%) Degree
11 5 (29.41%) Network Security
12 4 (23.53%) VMware
12 4 (23.53%) UNIX
13 3 (17.65%) ISO 9001

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Staines 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 17 (100.00%) Firewall
2 16 (94.12%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (88.24%) Cisco PIX
3 15 (88.24%) LAN
4 13 (76.47%) IPsec
4 13 (76.47%) EIGRP
4 13 (76.47%) FWSM
5 12 (70.59%) HSRP
5 12 (70.59%) VRRP
5 12 (70.59%) BGP
6 9 (52.94%) WAN
7 8 (47.06%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (35.29%) Wireless
9 5 (29.41%) Network Security
10 2 (11.76%) MPLS
10 2 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (5.88%) VoIP
11 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
11 1 (5.88%) DNS
11 1 (5.88%) SSL
General
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Network Engineer
2 12 (70.59%) Support Engineer
2 12 (70.59%) Network Support Engineer
2 12 (70.59%) Network Support
3 4 (23.53%) Security Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Security Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Voice Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.88%) IVR
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) UNIX
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Load Balancing
2 11 (64.71%) ITIL
3 6 (35.29%) Network Management
3 6 (35.29%) Service Delivery
4 3 (17.65%) Capacity Management
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.88%) Service Management
5 1 (5.88%) Line Management
5 1 (5.88%) Software Licensing
5 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.88%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 16 (94.12%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (88.24%) CCNP
3 9 (52.94%) CCNA
4 6 (35.29%) Degree
5 3 (17.65%) SAP Certification
6 2 (11.76%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) SLA
2 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (17.65%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Firmware
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (70.59%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (88.24%) F5
3 7 (41.18%) CheckPoint
4 4 (23.53%) VMware
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 3 (17.65%) HP
5 3 (17.65%) SAP
6 1 (5.88%) TippingPoint