The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 32 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 4 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 2.56% - 2.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.19% - 9.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £42,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £33,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+15.15% -9.58%
VPN
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Welwyn Garden City region.

Communications & Networking Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
77 20 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 49.36% 27.40% 21.60%
Number of salaries quoted 42 11 53
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £70,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Welwyn Garden City region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

VPN
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Welwyn Garden City region.

VPN Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) Change Management
2 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 7 (87.50%) Management Information System
2 7 (87.50%) PCI DSS
2 7 (87.50%) Splunk
3 6 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (75.00%) Wireless
3 6 (75.00%) LAN
3 6 (75.00%) WAN
3 6 (75.00%) SSL
3 6 (75.00%) Cisco
3 6 (75.00%) CCNP
3 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (62.50%) IPsec
4 5 (62.50%) SolarWinds
4 5 (62.50%) IP Telephony
4 5 (62.50%) Asset Management
4 5 (62.50%) Wireshark
4 5 (62.50%) VLAN
4 5 (62.50%) Statistics
4 5 (62.50%) Network Security
4 5 (62.50%) F5
4 5 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (62.50%) ServiceNow
5 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
7 2 (25.00%) DNS
7 2 (25.00%) CISSP
7 2 (25.00%) CISM

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (75.00%) Wireless
2 6 (75.00%) LAN
2 6 (75.00%) WAN
2 6 (75.00%) SSL
3 5 (62.50%) IPsec
3 5 (62.50%) IP Telephony
3 5 (62.50%) Wireshark
3 5 (62.50%) VLAN
3 5 (62.50%) Network Security
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 2 (25.00%) DNS
5 2 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
6 1 (12.50%) Gigabit Ethernet
6 1 (12.50%) HSRP
6 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
6 1 (12.50%) MPLS
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Senior Network Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Management Information System
2 5 (62.50%) Statistics
3 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Change Management
2 5 (62.50%) Asset Management
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 2 (25.00%) Security Management
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) DDoS Mitigation
3 2 (25.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) CCNP
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CISSP
2 2 (25.00%) CISM
2 2 (25.00%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) PCI DSS
2 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Splunk
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
3 5 (62.50%) SolarWinds
3 5 (62.50%) F5
3 5 (62.50%) ServiceNow
4 2 (25.00%) Tripwire
5 1 (12.50%) WatchGuard
5 1 (12.50%) SonicWALL
5 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Juniper
5 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint