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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 36 53 58
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +5
Permanent jobs citing VPN 28 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 5.81% 2.26% 0.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.95% 14.49% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 3
Average salary £23,500 £43,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.97% +102.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £39,500 £19,900
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £57,250 £28,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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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
122 69 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 25.31% 15.58% 16.02%
Number of salaries quoted 102 60 46
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £26,100 £20,450
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £39,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

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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

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 27 February 2015.

VPN Salary Histogram in Warrington

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 42 (91.30%) Windows
2 37 (80.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (69.57%) DHCP
3 32 (69.57%) DNS
4 28 (60.87%) Microsoft
4 28 (60.87%) MS Office
4 28 (60.87%) Windows 7
5 26 (56.52%) MS Excel
6 24 (52.17%) MCSE
6 24 (52.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 24 (52.17%) MCITP
7 23 (50.00%) TCP/IP
8 22 (47.83%) Linux
9 20 (43.48%) MCSA
9 20 (43.48%) MCP
10 19 (41.30%) MS Exchange
11 18 (39.13%) UNIX
12 16 (34.78%) Windows XP
12 16 (34.78%) VMware
13 15 (32.61%) MCTS
13 15 (32.61%) Active Directory
14 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
14 14 (30.43%) Hyper-V
14 14 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2007
14 14 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
15 13 (28.26%) LAN
15 13 (28.26%) WAN
16 12 (26.09%) Citrix
16 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
17 11 (23.91%) Project Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 19 (41.30%) MS Exchange
2 14 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (10.87%) IIS
5 5 (10.87%) IBM Notes
6 4 (8.70%) Lync
Applications
1 28 (60.87%) MS Office
2 26 (56.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (69.57%) DHCP
1 32 (69.57%) DNS
2 23 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 13 (28.26%) LAN
3 13 (28.26%) WAN
4 9 (19.57%) SAN
5 8 (17.39%) VoIP
6 7 (15.22%) Firewall
7 6 (13.04%) Wireless
8 5 (10.87%) DMZ
8 5 (10.87%) Broadband
8 5 (10.87%) VLAN
8 5 (10.87%) iSCSI
9 3 (6.52%) Network Security
10 2 (4.35%) Ethernet
10 2 (4.35%) MPLS
11 1 (2.17%) BGP
11 1 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (2.17%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (26.09%) Analyst
2 10 (21.74%) 3rd Line Support
3 9 (19.57%) 1st Line Support
3 9 (19.57%) Service Analyst
3 9 (19.57%) 2nd Line Support
3 9 (19.57%) Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (15.22%) Support Engineer
6 6 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (10.87%) Service Desk Engineer
7 5 (10.87%) Consultant
7 5 (10.87%) Technical Support
8 4 (8.70%) IT Consultant
8 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 3 (6.52%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (6.52%) 3rd Line Technical Support
9 3 (6.52%) Support Analyst
10 2 (4.35%) Technical Support Analyst
10 2 (4.35%) Engineering Manager
10 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.17%) CCTV
2 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 42 (91.30%) Windows
2 37 (80.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (60.87%) Windows 7
4 22 (47.83%) Linux
5 18 (39.13%) UNIX
6 16 (34.78%) Windows XP
7 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (19.57%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.91%) Project Management
2 9 (19.57%) ITIL
3 7 (15.22%) Service Delivery
4 6 (13.04%) CRM
5 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2
5 5 (10.87%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (10.87%) Asset Management
6 3 (6.52%) Network Design
6 3 (6.52%) Security Management
7 2 (4.35%) Network Architecture
8 1 (2.17%) Network Management
8 1 (2.17%) ITIL V3
8 1 (2.17%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (2.17%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.17%) Test Scripting
8 1 (2.17%) Migration
8 1 (2.17%) Information Security
8 1 (2.17%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.04%) PowerShell
2 5 (10.87%) SQL
3 4 (8.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (52.17%) MCSE
1 24 (52.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 24 (52.17%) MCITP
2 20 (43.48%) MCSA
2 20 (43.48%) MCP
3 15 (32.61%) MCTS
4 5 (10.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.35%) CCNA
7 1 (2.17%) CCNP
7 1 (2.17%) JNCIP
7 1 (2.17%) CCSE
7 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (32.61%) Active Directory
2 14 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (30.43%) Hyper-V
3 7 (15.22%) XenApp
4 5 (10.87%) XenDesktop
5 4 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (8.70%) VMware ESX
6 3 (6.52%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) SCCM
2 2 (4.35%) WSUS
3 1 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 28 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 16 (34.78%) VMware
3 12 (26.09%) Citrix
4 10 (21.74%) Cisco
5 8 (17.39%) Avaya
6 6 (13.04%) Juniper
6 6 (13.04%) Symantec
7 5 (10.87%) NetApp
7 5 (10.87%) Lotus
7 5 (10.87%) Dell
8 4 (8.70%) EMC
8 4 (8.70%) HP
8 4 (8.70%) NETGEAR
9 3 (6.52%) McAfee
9 3 (6.52%) Toshiba
9 3 (6.52%) BT
10 1 (2.17%) Sophos
10 1 (2.17%) Sourcefire
10 1 (2.17%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.17%) SonicWALL
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Salary: Up to £25k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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