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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 3.08% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.26% -5.33%
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
16 21 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 24.62% 18.58% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 10
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +23.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £34,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £28,500 £53,500
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 4 September 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) VoIP
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Information Security Management
3 4 (57.14%) Security Management
3 4 (57.14%) Information Security
3 4 (57.14%) Service Management
3 4 (57.14%) SLA
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) SMTP
3 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
3 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 4 (57.14%) Broadband
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
3 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (57.14%) Change Control
3 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
3 4 (57.14%) DevOps
4 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
4 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (42.86%) MCITP
4 3 (42.86%) MCSE

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Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
3 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) VoIP
1 5 (71.43%) DNS
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) SMTP
2 4 (57.14%) Broadband
2 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) VLAN
3 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
3 1 (14.29%) IPv4
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
General
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Support
1 4 (57.14%) Support Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Support Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Technician
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 2 (28.57%) Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) IT Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Service Management
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security Management
1 4 (57.14%) Security Management
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
1 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
1 4 (57.14%) Change Control
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) MCSE
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (42.86%) MCITP
2 1 (14.29%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) SLA
1 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) Xen
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) Mitel