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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 49 56 52
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs citing VPN 14 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 2.95% 2.87% 1.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.09% 14.55% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 5
Average salary £19,000 £39,500 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.89% +92.68%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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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
87 110 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 18.32% 19.75% 21.10%
Number of salaries quoted 71 82 56
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,215 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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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

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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

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Salary Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

VPN Salary Histogram in Warrington

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 35 (89.74%) Windows
2 33 (84.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (74.36%) DHCP
3 29 (74.36%) DNS
4 24 (61.54%) Windows 7
5 23 (58.97%) Microsoft
5 23 (58.97%) MS Excel
5 23 (58.97%) MS Office
6 21 (53.85%) TCP/IP
7 18 (46.15%) MCSE
7 18 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (46.15%) MCITP
8 17 (43.59%) MCSA
8 17 (43.59%) MCP
9 15 (38.46%) Linux
10 14 (35.90%) UNIX
11 13 (33.33%) WAN
11 13 (33.33%) LAN
11 13 (33.33%) Active Directory
11 13 (33.33%) VMware
12 12 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (30.77%) Windows XP
13 11 (28.21%) MS Exchange
13 11 (28.21%) Project Management
13 11 (28.21%) Citrix
14 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
14 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
15 8 (20.51%) ITIL
15 8 (20.51%) Cisco
15 8 (20.51%) VoIP

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Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 11 (28.21%) MS Exchange
2 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (12.82%) IBM Notes
4 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.56%) IIS
5 1 (2.56%) Lync
Applications
1 23 (58.97%) MS Office
1 23 (58.97%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (74.36%) DHCP
1 29 (74.36%) DNS
2 21 (53.85%) TCP/IP
3 13 (33.33%) LAN
3 13 (33.33%) WAN
4 8 (20.51%) VoIP
5 7 (17.95%) Firewall
6 6 (15.38%) Wireless
7 5 (12.82%) SAN
7 5 (12.82%) DMZ
7 5 (12.82%) Broadband
7 5 (12.82%) VLAN
8 3 (7.69%) Network Security
9 2 (5.13%) iSCSI
9 2 (5.13%) Ethernet
9 2 (5.13%) MPLS
10 1 (2.56%) BGP
10 1 (2.56%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (2.56%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Analyst
2 11 (28.21%) 3rd Line Support
3 10 (25.64%) Service Analyst
3 10 (25.64%) 2nd Line Support
3 10 (25.64%) 1st Line Support
3 10 (25.64%) Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (20.51%) Support Engineer
5 7 (17.95%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (12.82%) Service Desk Engineer
6 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) Technical Support
8 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) Technical Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Engineering Manager
9 2 (5.13%) Support Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Consultant
10 1 (2.56%) Sales Consultant
10 1 (2.56%) Network Consultant
10 1 (2.56%) IT Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.56%) CCTV
1 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 35 (89.74%) Windows
2 33 (84.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (61.54%) Windows 7
4 15 (38.46%) Linux
5 14 (35.90%) UNIX
6 12 (30.77%) Windows XP
7 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (20.51%) Windows 8
8 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Project Management
2 8 (20.51%) ITIL
3 7 (17.95%) Service Delivery
4 6 (15.38%) CRM
5 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
5 5 (12.82%) Asset Management
6 3 (7.69%) Network Design
7 2 (5.13%) Network Architecture
7 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.13%) Security Management
8 1 (2.56%) Migration
8 1 (2.56%) Information Security
8 1 (2.56%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.56%) Network Management
8 1 (2.56%) ITIL V3
8 1 (2.56%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (2.56%) Malware Detection\Protection
8 1 (2.56%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.56%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) SQL
1 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (46.15%) MCSE
1 18 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
1 18 (46.15%) MCITP
2 17 (43.59%) MCSA
2 17 (43.59%) MCP
3 8 (20.51%) MCTS
4 4 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (7.69%) CCNA
6 1 (2.56%) CCNP
6 1 (2.56%) CCSE
6 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.56%) JNCIP
6 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 12 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (17.95%) Hyper-V
4 6 (15.38%) XenApp
5 4 (10.26%) XenDesktop
6 3 (7.69%) XenServer
7 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) WSUS
2 1 (2.56%) SCCM
2 1 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 23 (58.97%) Microsoft
2 13 (33.33%) VMware
3 11 (28.21%) Citrix
4 8 (20.51%) Avaya
4 8 (20.51%) Cisco
5 6 (15.38%) Juniper
5 6 (15.38%) Symantec
6 5 (12.82%) NetApp
6 5 (12.82%) Lotus
6 5 (12.82%) Dell
7 3 (7.69%) Toshiba
7 3 (7.69%) BT
8 2 (5.13%) McAfee
9 1 (2.56%) Sophos
9 1 (2.56%) Sourcefire
9 1 (2.56%) Fortinet
9 1 (2.56%) SonicWALL
9 1 (2.56%) NETGEAR
9 1 (2.56%) F5
9 1 (2.56%) EMC
Warrington, Cheshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £35k plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago