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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 20 26 38
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +12
Permanent jobs citing VPN 10 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 6.54% 0.67% 1.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.57% 9.09% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 4
Average salary £57,500 £67,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.81% +60.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £67,500 £33,350
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £67,500 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -4.05%
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
35 11 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 22.88% 7.38% 43.06%
Number of salaries quoted 33 10 84
Average salary £50,000 £56,250 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +46.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £38,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £59,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

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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
Salary Histogram in Uxbridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Uxbridge region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram in Uxbridge

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
1 12 (100.00%) SAN
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (91.67%) TCP/IP
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (91.67%) MPLS
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (83.33%) VMware
3 10 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (66.67%) IIS
5 8 (66.67%) CRM
5 8 (66.67%) NFS
5 8 (66.67%) Citrix
5 8 (66.67%) NetApp
5 8 (66.67%) Firewall
5 8 (66.67%) Wireless
5 8 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (66.67%) Load Balancing
5 8 (66.67%) SCCM
5 8 (66.67%) SCOM
5 8 (66.67%) SCVMM
5 8 (66.67%) iSCSI
5 8 (66.67%) Hyper-V
5 8 (66.67%) FCoE
6 7 (58.33%) Terminal Server
6 7 (58.33%) Degree
6 7 (58.33%) Computer Science
6 7 (58.33%) Capacity Planning

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Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 8 (66.67%) IIS
2 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
1 12 (100.00%) SAN
2 11 (91.67%) TCP/IP
2 11 (91.67%) MPLS
3 8 (66.67%) Firewall
3 8 (66.67%) Wireless
3 8 (66.67%) iSCSI
3 8 (66.67%) FCoE
4 4 (33.33%) LAN
5 3 (25.00%) Internet
5 3 (25.00%) IP Telephony
5 3 (25.00%) Network Security
5 3 (25.00%) DNS
5 3 (25.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
1 8 (66.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 8 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
1 8 (66.67%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) IT Support
2 3 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 8 (66.67%) CRM
2 7 (58.33%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) MCP
2 3 (25.00%) MCSA
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (25.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 8 (66.67%) NFS
4 7 (58.33%) Terminal Server
5 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) SCCM
1 8 (66.67%) SCOM
1 8 (66.67%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) VMware
3 8 (66.67%) Citrix
3 8 (66.67%) NetApp
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco