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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 52 43 66
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +23
Permanent jobs citing VPN 18 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 3.61% 1.74% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.31% 10.91% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 1
Average salary £23,500 £25,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% -41.17%
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
104 55 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 20.84% 15.99% 8.74%
Number of salaries quoted 92 25 43
Average salary £29,500 £38,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.36% -24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £49,800
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 1 September 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram in Warrington

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 1 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 29 (76.32%) Windows
2 28 (73.68%) Microsoft
3 26 (68.42%) MS Office
4 25 (65.79%) TCP/IP
4 25 (65.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (60.53%) MS Excel
6 22 (57.89%) MS Exchange
6 22 (57.89%) MCP
6 22 (57.89%) MCTS
6 22 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (57.89%) Windows 7
7 19 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (50.00%) MCSE
7 19 (50.00%) MCSA
8 16 (42.11%) Linux
8 16 (42.11%) DNS
8 16 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (42.11%) Hyper-V
9 14 (36.84%) Cisco
9 14 (36.84%) UNIX
10 13 (34.21%) Windows XP
10 13 (34.21%) DHCP
10 13 (34.21%) Active Directory
10 13 (34.21%) Exchange Server 2007
10 13 (34.21%) MCITP
11 12 (31.58%) Firewall
12 9 (23.68%) WAN
12 9 (23.68%) LAN
13 7 (18.42%) CheckPoint
14 6 (15.79%) Fujitsu

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Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 22 (57.89%) MS Exchange
2 13 (34.21%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
4 3 (7.89%) Lync
Applications
1 26 (68.42%) MS Office
2 23 (60.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (65.79%) TCP/IP
2 16 (42.11%) DNS
3 13 (34.21%) DHCP
4 12 (31.58%) Firewall
5 9 (23.68%) WAN
5 9 (23.68%) LAN
6 6 (15.79%) SSL
6 6 (15.79%) Network Security
6 6 (15.79%) Junos
7 3 (7.89%) SAN
7 3 (7.89%) PBX
7 3 (7.89%) VoIP
8 1 (2.63%) WLAN
8 1 (2.63%) Internet
8 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.63%) Wireless
General
1 6 (15.79%) Telecoms
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
1 6 (15.79%) Retail
2 3 (7.89%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (57.89%) Support Engineer
2 14 (36.84%) IT Support
3 13 (34.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (28.95%) IT Support Engineer
5 9 (23.68%) Network Engineer
6 8 (21.05%) 1st Line Support
7 7 (18.42%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 7 (18.42%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 6 (15.79%) Security Engineer
8 6 (15.79%) Network Security Engineer
9 3 (7.89%) Support Technician
9 3 (7.89%) IT Support Technician
10 2 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 2 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
10 2 (5.26%) Network Support
10 2 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
10 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
11 1 (2.63%) Administrator
11 1 (2.63%) Network Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Management Information System
1 6 (15.79%) SecurID
2 3 (7.89%) iPhone
3 1 (2.63%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 29 (76.32%) Windows
2 22 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 22 (57.89%) Windows 7
3 19 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (42.11%) Linux
4 16 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (36.84%) UNIX
6 13 (34.21%) Windows XP
7 3 (7.89%) Android
7 3 (7.89%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.79%) Change Management
1 6 (15.79%) ITIL
1 6 (15.79%) Service Management
2 3 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.63%) Risk Management
4 1 (2.63%) Validation
4 1 (2.63%) Information Security
4 1 (2.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (2.63%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (2.63%) Release Management
4 1 (2.63%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.63%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 25 (65.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (57.89%) MCP
2 22 (57.89%) MCTS
3 19 (50.00%) MCSE
3 19 (50.00%) MCSA
4 13 (34.21%) MCITP
5 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
6 5 (13.16%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (10.53%) CCNA
8 3 (7.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (7.89%) Degree
9 1 (2.63%) CISSP
9 1 (2.63%) CCVP
9 1 (2.63%) CCIE
9 1 (2.63%) CCNP
System Software
1 16 (42.11%) Hyper-V
2 13 (34.21%) Active Directory
3 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (7.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 28 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 14 (36.84%) Cisco
3 7 (18.42%) CheckPoint
4 6 (15.79%) Juniper
4 6 (15.79%) VMware
4 6 (15.79%) Fortinet
4 6 (15.79%) Fujitsu
5 3 (7.89%) Avaya
5 3 (7.89%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (7.89%) SAP
6 1 (2.63%) HP
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