The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 20 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing VPN 2 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 1.69% 14.88% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 47.37% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 18 0
Average salary £41,000 £30,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VPN
Shropshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Telford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18 38 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 15.25% 31.40% 44.32%
Number of salaries quoted 17 35 6
Average salary £42,500 £30,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.34% -32.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £27,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £47,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

VPN
Salary Trend in Telford

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

VPN Salary Trend in Telford

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Telford 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 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) DWDM
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) VPLS
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco PIX
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) Nokia
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) WLAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Riverbed
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (75.00%) Imperva
2 3 (75.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) NX-OS
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) CCSA
2 3 (75.00%) SecurID

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Telford 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco PIX
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) DWDM
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) NX-OS
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) VPLS
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) WLAN
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) NAS
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) CCSA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCA
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) F5
1 3 (75.00%) Imperva
1 3 (75.00%) Nokia
1 3 (75.00%) Riverbed
1 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) VMware