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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 51 43 46
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing VPN 14 26 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 2.84% 5.05% 0.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.14% 23.64% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 3
Average salary £33,000 £23,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £36,947 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.90% -1.47%
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
58 110 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 11.76% 21.36% 18.00%
Number of salaries quoted 49 97 43
Average salary £35,000 £29,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,600 £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

VPN
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 30 July 2015.

VPN Salary Histogram in Warrington

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 30 July 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%) TCP/IP
1 25 (96.15%) DNS
1 25 (96.15%) DHCP
2 24 (92.31%) Windows
3 23 (88.46%) Microsoft
4 22 (84.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (73.08%) Cisco
6 17 (65.38%) MS Office
7 16 (61.54%) MS Excel
8 15 (57.69%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
10 13 (50.00%) MCP
10 13 (50.00%) MCSE
10 13 (50.00%) MCSA
10 13 (50.00%) Windows 7
10 13 (50.00%) MCITP
11 12 (46.15%) VMware
12 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (42.31%) LAN
12 11 (42.31%) VoIP
13 10 (38.46%) WAN
13 10 (38.46%) Wireless
14 9 (34.62%) CCNA
14 9 (34.62%) Firewall
15 8 (30.77%) IPsec
15 8 (30.77%) MCTS
15 8 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
15 8 (30.77%) Cisco IOS

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Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 8 (30.77%) MS Exchange
1 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (65.38%) MS Office
2 16 (61.54%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 25 (96.15%) DHCP
1 25 (96.15%) TCP/IP
1 25 (96.15%) DNS
2 11 (42.31%) LAN
2 11 (42.31%) VoIP
3 10 (38.46%) WAN
3 10 (38.46%) Wireless
4 9 (34.62%) Firewall
5 8 (30.77%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (30.77%) Cisco PIX
5 8 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (30.77%) IPsec
5 8 (30.77%) MPLS
5 8 (30.77%) SSL
6 7 (26.92%) Ethernet
6 7 (26.92%) SNMP
6 7 (26.92%) TACACS
6 7 (26.92%) 802.11
6 7 (26.92%) IP Telephony
6 7 (26.92%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Support Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (23.08%) Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (19.23%) Service Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (19.23%) IT Support
4 5 (19.23%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 22 (84.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 8 (30.77%) Windows XP
6 5 (19.23%) UNIX
6 5 (19.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (23.08%) WAN Optimisation
3 4 (15.38%) Service Continuity Management
3 4 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 4 (15.38%) Security Patching
4 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
4 3 (11.54%) Project Management
4 3 (11.54%) Service Management
5 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 15 (57.69%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (50.00%) MCITP
2 13 (50.00%) MCP
2 13 (50.00%) MCSE
2 13 (50.00%) MCSA
3 9 (34.62%) CCNA
4 8 (30.77%) MCTS
5 7 (26.92%) CCNP
6 3 (11.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (30.77%) Hyper-V
4 4 (15.38%) XenApp
5 3 (11.54%) XenServer
5 3 (11.54%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.85%) vSphere
6 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 23 (88.46%) Microsoft
2 19 (73.08%) Cisco
3 12 (46.15%) VMware
4 4 (15.38%) Citrix
5 3 (11.54%) Avaya
5 3 (11.54%) Toshiba
5 3 (11.54%) BT
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