The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 55 46 47
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Permanent jobs citing VPN 10 22 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 1.94% 4.31% 1.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.15% 20.00% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 7
Average salary £28,000 £23,500 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.14% +14.63%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
VPN
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
66 110 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 12.82% 21.57% 17.74%
Number of salaries quoted 55 92 53
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,900 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

VPN
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

VPN Salary Trend in Warrington

VPN
Salary Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

VPN Salary Histogram in Warrington

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 29 (96.67%) DHCP
1 29 (96.67%) DNS
2 27 (90.00%) Windows
3 26 (86.67%) TCP/IP
3 26 (86.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (83.33%) Microsoft
5 21 (70.00%) MS Excel
6 20 (66.67%) MS Office
7 17 (56.67%) Cisco
7 17 (56.67%) Windows 7
8 16 (53.33%) MCITP
8 16 (53.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (53.33%) MCP
8 16 (53.33%) MCSE
8 16 (53.33%) MCSA
9 13 (43.33%) Active Directory
9 13 (43.33%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (40.00%) VMware
10 12 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (36.67%) LAN
12 10 (33.33%) VoIP
12 10 (33.33%) WAN
13 9 (30.00%) Windows XP
13 9 (30.00%) UNIX
13 9 (30.00%) Linux
13 9 (30.00%) Firewall
13 9 (30.00%) Wireless
14 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
14 8 (26.67%) CCNA

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Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 (26.67%) MS Exchange
1 8 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 21 (70.00%) MS Excel
2 20 (66.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 29 (96.67%) DHCP
1 29 (96.67%) DNS
2 26 (86.67%) TCP/IP
3 11 (36.67%) LAN
4 10 (33.33%) VoIP
4 10 (33.33%) WAN
5 9 (30.00%) Firewall
5 9 (30.00%) Wireless
6 7 (23.33%) SSL
6 7 (23.33%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
7 6 (20.00%) IPsec
7 6 (20.00%) MPLS
8 5 (16.67%) TACACS
8 5 (16.67%) IP Telephony
8 5 (16.67%) Ethernet
8 5 (16.67%) SNMP
8 5 (16.67%) 802.11
8 5 (16.67%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Analyst
2 9 (30.00%) 1st Line Support
2 9 (30.00%) Service Analyst
2 9 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 9 (30.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (26.67%) Support Engineer
3 8 (26.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (23.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (23.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 6 (20.00%) Network Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) IT Support
7 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 3 (10.00%) Technical Support
8 2 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) Technical Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) Sales Consultant
9 1 (3.33%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Life Science
2 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 27 (90.00%) Windows
2 26 (86.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (56.67%) Windows 7
4 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (30.00%) UNIX
5 9 (30.00%) Linux
5 9 (30.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
1 5 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (13.33%) WAN Optimisation
3 3 (10.00%) Service Continuity Management
3 3 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (10.00%) Security Patching
3 3 (10.00%) Project Management
4 2 (6.67%) Service Management
4 2 (6.67%) ITIL
4 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.33%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.33%) Security Management
5 1 (3.33%) Migration
5 1 (3.33%) Network Design
5 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
1 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (53.33%) MCP
1 16 (53.33%) MCSE
1 16 (53.33%) MCSA
1 16 (53.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 16 (53.33%) MCITP
2 13 (43.33%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (26.67%) CCNA
4 7 (23.33%) MCTS
5 6 (20.00%) CCNP
6 2 (6.67%) Degree
7 1 (3.33%) CCSE
7 1 (3.33%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (43.33%) Active Directory
2 12 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (23.33%) Hyper-V
4 4 (13.33%) XenApp
4 4 (13.33%) XenDesktop
5 3 (10.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 17 (56.67%) Cisco
3 12 (40.00%) VMware
4 6 (20.00%) Citrix
5 5 (16.67%) Avaya
6 3 (10.00%) Juniper
6 3 (10.00%) Toshiba
6 3 (10.00%) BT
7 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.33%) McAfee
7 1 (3.33%) Sourcefire
7 1 (3.33%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.33%) F5
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