The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Twickenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 13 5 30
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +25
Permanent jobs citing VPN 3 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Twickenham 7.14% 22.03% 1.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 60.00% 41.94% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 2
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.36% -2.66%
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London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Twickenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
5 31 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Twickenham 11.90% 52.54% 49.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5 29 49
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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Jobs Demand Trend in Twickenham

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Twickenham

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Salary Trend in Twickenham

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

VPN Salary Trend in Twickenham

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Twickenham

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Twickenham 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (60.00%) Nagios
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Legal
2 3 (60.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
2 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (60.00%) People Management
3 2 (40.00%) Veeam
3 2 (40.00%) Lync
3 2 (40.00%) SonicWALL
3 2 (40.00%) MCITP
3 2 (40.00%) VLAN
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification

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Top Related IT Skills in Twickenham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Twickenham 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 2 (40.00%) Lync
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) VLAN
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
General
1 3 (60.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Server Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (60.00%) People Management
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCITP
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) MCP
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Nagios
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
1 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) Veeam
2 2 (40.00%) SonicWALL
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Symantec