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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 43 52 47
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs citing VPN 23 20 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 4.48% 3.91% 1.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.08% 18.87% 9.26%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 1
Average salary £33,000 £23,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.21% -2.66%
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
74 106 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 14.42% 20.70% 16.02%
Number of salaries quoted 67 94 24
Average salary £35,000 £29,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.64% -22.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £49,950 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 August 2015.

VPN Salary Histogram in Warrington

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 25 (96.15%) DHCP
1 25 (96.15%) DNS
2 24 (92.31%) TCP/IP
3 22 (84.62%) Cisco
4 21 (80.77%) Windows
5 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
5 19 (73.08%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (65.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (57.69%) Firewall
9 13 (50.00%) IPsec
9 13 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
9 13 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
9 13 (50.00%) MPLS
9 13 (50.00%) MS Excel
9 13 (50.00%) SSL
9 13 (50.00%) VoIP
9 13 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
10 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
11 11 (42.31%) CCNA
11 11 (42.31%) LAN
11 11 (42.31%) MS Office
11 11 (42.31%) IP Telephony
11 11 (42.31%) VMware
12 10 (38.46%) 802.11
12 10 (38.46%) Wireless
12 10 (38.46%) MCITP
12 10 (38.46%) MCP
12 10 (38.46%) MCSE
12 10 (38.46%) MCSA

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Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
1 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (42.31%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 25 (96.15%) DHCP
1 25 (96.15%) DNS
2 24 (92.31%) TCP/IP
3 15 (57.69%) Firewall
4 13 (50.00%) MPLS
4 13 (50.00%) IPsec
4 13 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
4 13 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
4 13 (50.00%) SSL
4 13 (50.00%) VoIP
4 13 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (42.31%) LAN
5 11 (42.31%) IP Telephony
6 10 (38.46%) TACACS
6 10 (38.46%) Wireless
6 10 (38.46%) Ethernet
6 10 (38.46%) SNMP
6 10 (38.46%) xDSL
6 10 (38.46%) DMVPN
6 10 (38.46%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (19.23%) Manufacturing
2 4 (15.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 11 (42.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (34.62%) Support Engineer
3 9 (34.62%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 8 (30.77%) IT Support
4 8 (30.77%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.85%) Service Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (80.77%) Windows
2 18 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (65.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (38.46%) Windows 7
5 9 (34.62%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.85%) UNIX
6 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Kalman Filter
2 8 (30.77%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (30.77%) Root Cause Analysis
2 8 (30.77%) WAN Optimisation
2 8 (30.77%) Service Continuity Management
2 8 (30.77%) Security Patching
3 7 (26.92%) Service Delivery
4 5 (19.23%) Mentoring
4 5 (19.23%) Service Management
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 19 (73.08%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (42.31%) CCNA
3 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (38.46%) MCP
3 10 (38.46%) MCSE
3 10 (38.46%) MCSA
3 10 (38.46%) CCNP
3 10 (38.46%) MCITP
4 9 (34.62%) MCTS
5 5 (19.23%) Degree
6 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.85%) CCA
6 1 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (34.62%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.69%) XenApp
3 2 (7.69%) vSphere
3 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 22 (84.62%) Cisco
2 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
3 11 (42.31%) VMware
4 2 (7.69%) Citrix
Warrington, Cheshire
X4 Group
Salary: Dependent on Experience
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