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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 51 44 64
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +20
Permanent jobs citing VPN 16 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 3.52% 1.43% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.78% 9.80% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 1
Average salary £23,500 £26,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.32% -37.64%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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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
90 51 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 19.82% 14.61% 10.87%
Number of salaries quoted 79 23 50
Average salary £29,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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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 22 September 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram in Warrington

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 30 (76.92%) Windows
2 29 (74.36%) MS Office
2 29 (74.36%) Microsoft
3 27 (69.23%) TCP/IP
4 26 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 25 (64.10%) MS Excel
5 25 (64.10%) MS Exchange
5 25 (64.10%) MCTS
6 24 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (61.54%) Windows 7
7 22 (56.41%) MCP
8 21 (53.85%) MCSA
8 21 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (51.28%) MCSE
10 19 (48.72%) Linux
10 19 (48.72%) Hyper-V
11 18 (46.15%) DNS
11 18 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
12 16 (41.03%) UNIX
12 16 (41.03%) MCITP
12 16 (41.03%) Exchange Server 2007
13 15 (38.46%) Windows XP
13 15 (38.46%) DHCP
14 13 (33.33%) Cisco
15 12 (30.77%) Active Directory
15 12 (30.77%) Firewall
16 7 (17.95%) CheckPoint
16 7 (17.95%) VMware
16 7 (17.95%) WAN
16 7 (17.95%) LAN

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Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 25 (64.10%) MS Exchange
2 16 (41.03%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (10.26%) Lync
5 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 29 (74.36%) MS Office
2 25 (64.10%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (69.23%) TCP/IP
2 18 (46.15%) DNS
3 15 (38.46%) DHCP
4 12 (30.77%) Firewall
5 7 (17.95%) WAN
5 7 (17.95%) LAN
6 6 (15.38%) Junos
6 6 (15.38%) Network Security
6 6 (15.38%) SSL
7 4 (10.26%) SAN
8 1 (2.56%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.56%) Wireless
8 1 (2.56%) Internet
8 1 (2.56%) PBX
8 1 (2.56%) VoIP
8 1 (2.56%) WLAN
General
1 6 (15.38%) Retail
1 6 (15.38%) Telecoms
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Law
2 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (53.85%) Support Engineer
2 14 (35.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (35.90%) IT Support
3 11 (28.21%) IT Support Engineer
4 8 (20.51%) Network Engineer
4 8 (20.51%) 1st Line Support
5 7 (17.95%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 7 (17.95%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 6 (15.38%) Security Engineer
6 6 (15.38%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) IT Support Technician
7 3 (7.69%) Support Technician
8 2 (5.13%) Consultant
8 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (5.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) Cisco Support Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) Cisco Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) SecurID
1 6 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.69%) iPhone
3 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 30 (76.92%) Windows
2 24 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
2 24 (61.54%) Windows 7
3 21 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (48.72%) Linux
5 18 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (41.03%) UNIX
7 15 (38.46%) Windows XP
8 3 (7.69%) Android
8 3 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.38%) ITIL
1 6 (15.38%) Change Management
1 6 (15.38%) Service Management
2 4 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (2.56%) SIEM
3 1 (2.56%) Information Security
3 1 (2.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (2.56%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (2.56%) Data Protection
3 1 (2.56%) Release Management
3 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
3 1 (2.56%) Risk Management
3 1 (2.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.56%) SQL
1 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (64.10%) MCTS
3 22 (56.41%) MCP
4 21 (53.85%) MCSA
5 20 (51.28%) MCSE
6 16 (41.03%) MCITP
7 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
8 4 (10.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (7.69%) Degree
9 3 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (5.13%) CCNA
11 1 (2.56%) CCVP
11 1 (2.56%) CISSP
11 1 (2.56%) CCIE
11 1 (2.56%) CCNP
System Software
1 19 (48.72%) Hyper-V
2 12 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 7 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (7.69%) vSphere
5 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (15.38%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (74.36%) Microsoft
2 13 (33.33%) Cisco
3 7 (17.95%) CheckPoint
3 7 (17.95%) VMware
4 6 (15.38%) Fujitsu
4 6 (15.38%) Fortinet
4 6 (15.38%) Juniper
5 3 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (7.69%) Avaya
5 3 (7.69%) SAP
6 2 (5.13%) HP
7 1 (2.56%) NETGEAR
7 1 (2.56%) EMC
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