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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 36 67 61
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -6
Permanent jobs citing VPN 26 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 5.90% 0.90% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.42% 7.14% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 23 3 2
Average salary £23,500 £67,500 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-65.18% +229.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £30,700 £19,700
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £67,500 £21,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.77%
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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
111 56 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 25.17% 12.61% 14.11%
Number of salaries quoted 97 51 50
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 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,500 £67,500
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 27 January 2015.

VPN Salary Histogram in Warrington

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 36 (90.00%) Windows
2 31 (77.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 25 (62.50%) DHCP
3 25 (62.50%) DNS
4 23 (57.50%) MS Excel
5 22 (55.00%) MS Office
5 22 (55.00%) Microsoft
6 21 (52.50%) Linux
6 21 (52.50%) MCSE
6 21 (52.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 21 (52.50%) MCITP
7 20 (50.00%) MS Exchange
8 17 (42.50%) TCP/IP
8 17 (42.50%) MCSA
8 17 (42.50%) UNIX
8 17 (42.50%) Windows XP
8 17 (42.50%) MCP
8 17 (42.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (42.50%) Exchange Server 2007
9 16 (40.00%) MCTS
10 15 (37.50%) Hyper-V
11 13 (32.50%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (27.50%) VMware
13 10 (25.00%) Active Directory
14 9 (22.50%) WAN
14 9 (22.50%) LAN
14 9 (22.50%) Citrix
14 9 (22.50%) Windows 8
14 9 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure

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Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 20 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 17 (42.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (12.50%) IIS
4 5 (12.50%) IBM Notes
5 4 (10.00%) Lync
Applications
1 23 (57.50%) MS Excel
2 22 (55.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (62.50%) DNS
1 25 (62.50%) DHCP
2 17 (42.50%) TCP/IP
3 9 (22.50%) LAN
3 9 (22.50%) WAN
4 7 (17.50%) Firewall
5 6 (15.00%) SAN
6 5 (12.50%) DMZ
6 5 (12.50%) VoIP
6 5 (12.50%) iSCSI
6 5 (12.50%) VLAN
7 2 (5.00%) Network Security
7 2 (5.00%) Broadband
7 2 (5.00%) Wireless
7 2 (5.00%) Ethernet
7 2 (5.00%) MPLS
8 1 (2.50%) BGP
8 1 (2.50%) SNMP
8 1 (2.50%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (20.00%) Analyst
2 7 (17.50%) Support Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Service Desk Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (10.00%) IT Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) IT Support
6 3 (7.50%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Support Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Engineering Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Support
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.50%) CCTV
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 36 (90.00%) Windows
2 31 (77.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (62.50%) Windows 7
4 21 (52.50%) Linux
5 17 (42.50%) Windows XP
5 17 (42.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (42.50%) UNIX
6 13 (32.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (22.50%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) Project Management
1 8 (20.00%) ITIL
2 6 (15.00%) CRM
2 6 (15.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 3 (7.50%) Security Management
5 2 (5.00%) Network Design
5 2 (5.00%) Network Architecture
6 1 (2.50%) Network Management
6 1 (2.50%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.50%) Release Management
6 1 (2.50%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.50%) Validation
6 1 (2.50%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (12.50%) SQL
3 4 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (52.50%) MCSE
1 21 (52.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 21 (52.50%) MCITP
2 17 (42.50%) MCP
2 17 (42.50%) MCSA
3 16 (40.00%) MCTS
4 5 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.50%) CCVP
5 1 (2.50%) CCNP
5 1 (2.50%) CCNA
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.50%) Degree
System Software
1 15 (37.50%) Hyper-V
2 10 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (10.00%) VMware ESX
4 4 (10.00%) XenApp
5 2 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) SCCM
2 2 (5.00%) WSUS
3 1 (2.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 22 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (27.50%) VMware
3 9 (22.50%) Citrix
4 6 (15.00%) Symantec
5 5 (12.50%) Cisco
5 5 (12.50%) Avaya
5 5 (12.50%) Juniper
5 5 (12.50%) NetApp
5 5 (12.50%) Lotus
5 5 (12.50%) Dell
6 4 (10.00%) EMC
6 4 (10.00%) HP
6 4 (10.00%) NETGEAR
7 3 (7.50%) McAfee
8 1 (2.50%) Sophos
8 1 (2.50%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
Warrington, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 hours ago