The first table below looks at the demand for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Stevenage region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 26 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing VPN 5 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 3.79% 1.97% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.16% 7.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £31,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Communications & Networking Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
38 40 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 28.79% 26.32% 42.22%
Number of salaries quoted 27 21 54
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +14.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

VPN
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

VPN Salary Trend in Stevenage

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Top 18 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 9 (100.00%) SSL
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Juniper
1 9 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 9 (100.00%) Change Management
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) SecurID
1 9 (100.00%) Network Security
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 9 (100.00%) Junos
2 7 (77.78%) Fujitsu
2 7 (77.78%) Retail
2 7 (77.78%) Telecoms
2 7 (77.78%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) Fortinet
3 5 (55.56%) FortiGate
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (11.11%) McAfee

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Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 9 (100.00%) SSL
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) Network Security
1 9 (100.00%) Junos
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
General
1 7 (77.78%) Telecoms
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
1 7 (77.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 9 (100.00%) Security Engineer
2 7 (77.78%) Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) SecurID
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Juniper
1 9 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 7 (77.78%) Fujitsu
3 5 (55.56%) Fortinet
4 1 (11.11%) McAfee