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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 30 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing VPN 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 3.50% 1.25% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.20% 6.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £28,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,750 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.89% -2.05%
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
41 15 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 28.67% 18.75% 16.74%
Number of salaries quoted 32 4 32
Average salary £45,000 £28,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.71% -37.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £52,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Welwyn Garden City region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (83.33%) Wireless
2 5 (83.33%) IPsec
2 5 (83.33%) CCNP
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) F5
3 4 (66.67%) Splunk
3 4 (66.67%) ServiceNow
3 4 (66.67%) Change Management
3 4 (66.67%) Asset Management
3 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 4 (66.67%) SSL
3 4 (66.67%) Statistics
3 4 (66.67%) SolarWinds
3 4 (66.67%) Network Security
3 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
3 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (66.67%) IP Telephony
3 4 (66.67%) VLAN
3 4 (66.67%) Wireshark
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
6 1 (16.67%) Linux
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012

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Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (83.33%) Wireless
2 5 (83.33%) IPsec
3 4 (66.67%) IP Telephony
3 4 (66.67%) VLAN
3 4 (66.67%) Wireshark
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (66.67%) Network Security
3 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 4 (66.67%) SSL
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) Extranet
4 1 (16.67%) 802.11
4 1 (16.67%) MPLS
4 1 (16.67%) OSPF
4 1 (16.67%) BGP
4 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
4 1 (16.67%) TACACS
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Local Government
2 1 (16.67%) Back Office
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Network Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Design Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IP Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Design Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IP Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior IP Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 4 (66.67%) Statistics
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Change Management
1 4 (66.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCNP
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) JNCIP
2 1 (16.67%) JNCIE
2 1 (16.67%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) F5
3 4 (66.67%) Splunk
3 4 (66.67%) ServiceNow
3 4 (66.67%) SolarWinds
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (16.67%) CA
4 1 (16.67%) VMware