The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wilmslow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 1.35% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £26,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.21% -2.66%
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 Wilmslow region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wilmslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
12 28 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 16.22% 24.78% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 11 25 1
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +78.94%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

VPN
Salary Trend in Wilmslow

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

VPN Salary Trend in Wilmslow

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wilmslow 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) VoIP
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) SLA
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (80.00%) Information Security Management
2 4 (80.00%) Security Management
2 4 (80.00%) SMTP
2 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) Broadband
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (80.00%) Change Control
2 4 (80.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (20.00%) MCITP
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) Mitel

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Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wilmslow 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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) VoIP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) SMTP
2 4 (80.00%) Broadband
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (20.00%) IPv4
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Support
1 4 (80.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Support Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) IT Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Service Management
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security Management
1 4 (80.00%) Security Management
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
1 4 (80.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 4 (80.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (80.00%) Change Control
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) SLA
1 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Xen
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Mitel