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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 21 28 23
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs citing VPN 7 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 5.74% 1.16% 3.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.42% 2.50% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 3
Average salary £27,500 £22,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £22,500 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £34,000 £36,375
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -6.52%
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
38 40 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 31.15% 46.51% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 32 38 12
Average salary £28,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £55,000 £37,500
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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (95.00%) Firewall
3 18 (90.00%) Citrix
4 17 (85.00%) DNS
4 17 (85.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (85.00%) VMware
4 17 (85.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (75.00%) TCP/IP
6 13 (65.00%) Linux
7 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
7 12 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (50.00%) Cisco
8 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
8 10 (50.00%) DHCP
8 10 (50.00%) MCSA
8 10 (50.00%) SAN
8 10 (50.00%) NAS
9 9 (45.00%) Cisco IOS
9 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
10 8 (40.00%) MCSE
10 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
10 8 (40.00%) HP
10 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
10 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (40.00%) IP Telephony
10 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (40.00%) Brocade
10 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
11 7 (35.00%) VLAN

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Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) SaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (95.00%) Firewall
2 17 (85.00%) DNS
3 15 (75.00%) TCP/IP
4 10 (50.00%) DHCP
4 10 (50.00%) SAN
4 10 (50.00%) NAS
5 9 (45.00%) Cisco IOS
6 8 (40.00%) IP Telephony
7 7 (35.00%) VLAN
7 7 (35.00%) DDNS
8 6 (30.00%) IPv4
8 6 (30.00%) IPv6
8 6 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (20.00%) WAN
9 4 (20.00%) LAN
10 1 (5.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Network Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Cisco Support
5 3 (15.00%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Technical Support Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Technical Support
6 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Network Support
6 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) IT Support
7 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (85.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 17 (85.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (65.00%) Linux
4 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Network Design
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) Line Management
3 1 (5.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (50.00%) MCSA
3 8 (40.00%) MCSE
4 7 (35.00%) CCNA
4 7 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (30.00%) CCA
5 6 (30.00%) Citrix Certification
5 6 (30.00%) MCITP
6 2 (10.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.00%) XenApp
3 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Citrix
2 17 (85.00%) VMware
3 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (50.00%) Cisco
5 8 (40.00%) HP
5 8 (40.00%) Brocade
6 6 (30.00%) SonicWALL
7 2 (10.00%) Mitel
7 2 (10.00%) Avaya
7 2 (10.00%) Juniper
7 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Shift All Bonus Bens
Posted: 6 days ago