The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 35 39 30
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs citing VPN 11 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 4.45% 0.58% 3.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.48% 5.56% 22.92%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 11
Median salary £35,000 £32,000 £56,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -43.36%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
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Staffordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
31 18 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 12.55% 10.40% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 30 15 48
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +66.66%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

VPN Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for VPN.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) DHCP
1 12 (100.00%) DNS
1 12 (100.00%) SAN
2 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (91.67%) MS Exchange
3 9 (75.00%) ICMP
3 9 (75.00%) Telnet
3 9 (75.00%) HP
3 9 (75.00%) EMC
3 9 (75.00%) IBM
3 9 (75.00%) Tivoli
3 9 (75.00%) Symantec
3 9 (75.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 9 (75.00%) LAN
3 9 (75.00%) WAN
3 9 (75.00%) SMTP
3 9 (75.00%) Linux
3 9 (75.00%) Apache
3 9 (75.00%) SSL
3 9 (75.00%) HTTP
3 9 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (75.00%) IIS
3 9 (75.00%) Firewall
3 9 (75.00%) Data Security
3 9 (75.00%) VMware
3 9 (75.00%) ITIL
3 9 (75.00%) Brocade
3 9 (75.00%) VLAN

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Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 11 (91.67%) MS Exchange
2 9 (75.00%) Apache
2 9 (75.00%) IIS
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) DHCP
1 12 (100.00%) DNS
1 12 (100.00%) SAN
2 9 (75.00%) Firewall
2 9 (75.00%) HTTP
2 9 (75.00%) ICMP
2 9 (75.00%) LAN
2 9 (75.00%) Network Security
2 9 (75.00%) SMTP
2 9 (75.00%) SSL
2 9 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (75.00%) Telnet
2 9 (75.00%) VLAN
2 9 (75.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Support Engineer
2 9 (75.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (66.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 8 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (25.00%) IT Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) IT Support
4 3 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Support
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 2 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Data Security
1 9 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (8.33%) BCP
4 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
4 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Data Privacy
4 1 (8.33%) People Management
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (75.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 9 (75.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Brocade
1 9 (75.00%) EMC
1 9 (75.00%) HP
1 9 (75.00%) IBM
1 9 (75.00%) Symantec
1 9 (75.00%) Veeam
1 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Extreme Networks