The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tamworth region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Staffordshire / Tamworth
Rank 11 18 14
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs citing VPN 6 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tamworth 11.76% 8.11% 4.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 66.67% 90.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 2
Median salary £20,000 £26,250 £18,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +41.89%
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 Tamworth region.

Communications & Networking Category
Tamworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
9 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tamworth 17.65% 9.01% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 4
Median salary £28,500 £26,250 £18,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +41.89%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Tamworth

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Tamworth

VPN
Salary Trend in Tamworth

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

VPN Salary Trend in Tamworth

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tamworth

For the 6 months to 22 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 Tamworth region with a requirement for VPN.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Blackberry
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
3 5 (71.43%) Service Delivery
3 5 (71.43%) SLA
4 2 (28.57%) Service Management
4 2 (28.57%) ITSM
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) MCSE
5 1 (14.29%) MCSA
5 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
5 1 (14.29%) DHCP
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) MCP
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Tamworth 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Service Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Technician
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) ITSM
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCP
2 1 (14.29%) MCSA
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft