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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 33 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 2 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 1.32% - 2.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.94% - 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £42,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
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
68 17 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 44.74% 21.79% 23.48%
Number of salaries quoted 40 8 57
Average salary £42,500 £33,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.78% -34.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 5 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 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) CCNP
2 6 (85.71%) Wireless
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (71.43%) IPsec
3 5 (71.43%) Change Management
3 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
3 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) SSL
3 5 (71.43%) LAN
3 5 (71.43%) WAN
3 5 (71.43%) F5
3 5 (71.43%) Splunk
3 5 (71.43%) PCI DSS
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (57.14%) ServiceNow
4 4 (57.14%) IP Telephony
4 4 (57.14%) Asset Management
4 4 (57.14%) Network Security
4 4 (57.14%) SolarWinds
4 4 (57.14%) VLAN
4 4 (57.14%) Statistics
4 4 (57.14%) Wireshark
5 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (28.57%) HSRP
6 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
6 2 (28.57%) Windows

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) Wireless
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (71.43%) IPsec
3 5 (71.43%) LAN
3 5 (71.43%) WAN
3 5 (71.43%) SSL
4 4 (57.14%) IP Telephony
4 4 (57.14%) VLAN
4 4 (57.14%) Wireshark
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (57.14%) Network Security
5 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
6 2 (28.57%) VRRP
6 2 (28.57%) MPLS
6 2 (28.57%) OSPF
6 2 (28.57%) BGP
6 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
6 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
6 2 (28.57%) HSRP
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Senior Network Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Network Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IP Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IP Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior IP Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
2 4 (57.14%) Statistics
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) PKI
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Change Management
2 4 (57.14%) Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (14.29%) Network Design
3 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (14.29%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
3 1 (14.29%) Security Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (85.71%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) CISSP
2 1 (14.29%) CCIE
2 1 (14.29%) CISM
2 1 (14.29%) JNCIP
2 1 (14.29%) JNCIE
2 1 (14.29%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) PCI DSS
2 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) F5
2 5 (71.43%) Splunk
3 4 (57.14%) ServiceNow
3 4 (57.14%) SolarWinds
4 2 (28.57%) Juniper
5 1 (14.29%) CA
5 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 1 (14.29%) Tripwire
5 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
5 1 (14.29%) WatchGuard
5 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft