The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Shropshire / Telford
Rank 28 21 15
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Permanent jobs citing VPN 2 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 1.42% 1.77% 14.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% 13.33% 45.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 16
Median salary £33,375 £41,000 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.59% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,075 £41,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,675 £41,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
- +7.38%

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
26 15 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 18.44% 13.27% 32.71%
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 30
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +58.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £41,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

The demand trend of job ads across the Telford region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 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 Telford region with a requirement for VPN.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) VPLS
2 2 (66.67%) ProCurve
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Nagios
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) IP Telephony
2 2 (66.67%) Brocade
2 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (66.67%) SonicWALL
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) SNMP
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Telford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) IP Telephony
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications
2 2 (66.67%) VPLS
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) IOS XR
3 1 (33.33%) IPv4
3 1 (33.33%) IPv6
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) NX-OS
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) SNMP
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Network Optimisation
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware
2 1 (33.33%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Brocade
2 2 (66.67%) ProCurve
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) SonicWALL
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Aruba
3 1 (33.33%) Ubiquiti