The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Manchester / Stockport
Rank 36 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 3 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 1.68% - 1.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% - 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Median salary £57,500 - £43,750
90% offered a salary of more than £55,500 - £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 - £54,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
27 20 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 15.08% 10.31% 15.42%
Number of salaries quoted 25 19 29
Median salary £32,500 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.12% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,000 £19,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

VPN
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

VPN Salary Trend in Stockport

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Stockport region with a requirement for VPN.

1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Veeam
3 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) Network Management
3 1 (20.00%) Splunk
3 1 (20.00%) SIEM
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) AVG
3 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Server Hardening

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DMZ
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (20.00%) IPv4
2 1 (20.00%) IPv6
2 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) CentOS
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Network Management
2 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Server Hardening
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) SIEM
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) MCSA
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) AVG
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) Splunk
3 1 (20.00%) Veeam