The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 19 22 27
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing VPN 5 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 4.07% 3.47% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.41% 20.83% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 1
Average salary £25,000 £59,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-57.62% -12.59%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VPN
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 Uxbridge region.

Communications & Networking Category
Uxbridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17 24 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 13.82% 16.67% 18.99%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 27
Average salary £35,750 £52,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.90% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £39,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £66,500 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

VPN
Salary Trend in Uxbridge

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

VPN Salary Trend in Uxbridge

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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 9 (81.82%) Windows
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
1 9 (81.82%) Telecoms
2 8 (72.73%) MS Office
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) Mac OS X
3 7 (63.64%) Blackberry
3 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
3 7 (63.64%) Information Security
3 7 (63.64%) Android
3 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
3 7 (63.64%) Apple iOS
3 7 (63.64%) Windows 8
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
4 6 (54.55%) Polycom
4 6 (54.55%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (54.55%) QA
4 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
5 4 (36.36%) Avaya
6 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
6 2 (18.18%) LAN
6 2 (18.18%) WAN
6 2 (18.18%) Intel
6 2 (18.18%) Validation
6 2 (18.18%) Office 365
7 1 (9.09%) SecurID
7 1 (9.09%) Lean Six Sigma
7 1 (9.09%) Finance

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (72.73%) MS Office
2 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) LAN
1 2 (18.18%) WAN
1 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (9.09%) ADSL
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) IPsec
2 1 (9.09%) ISDN
General
1 9 (81.82%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 5 (45.45%) 2nd Line Support
1 5 (45.45%) IT Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) IT Support
1 5 (45.45%) IT Support Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Support Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Active Directory Support
3 2 (18.18%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support
3 2 (18.18%) Help Desk Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Office 365 Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Service Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Blackberry
2 6 (54.55%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
4 1 (9.09%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Android
2 7 (63.64%) Apple iOS
2 7 (63.64%) Mac OS X
2 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
2 7 (63.64%) Windows 8
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Information Security
2 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (18.18%) Validation
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma Green Belt
1 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Polycom
3 4 (36.36%) Avaya
4 2 (18.18%) Intel
5 1 (9.09%) BT
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco