The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wimbledon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 17 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing VPN 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 7.25% 2.78% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.73% 9.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £38,000 £34,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
VPN
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wimbledon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
22 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 31.88% 30.56% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 21 9 14
Average salary £38,000 £44,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +62.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £32,500 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £37,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Wimbledon

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Wimbledon

VPN
Salary Trend in Wimbledon

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

VPN Salary Trend in Wimbledon

VPN
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Wimbledon

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wimbledon 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%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 4 (66.67%) MCTS
3 4 (66.67%) MCITP
3 4 (66.67%) Apple
3 4 (66.67%) MCSE
3 4 (66.67%) MCP
3 4 (66.67%) Migration
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (16.67%) Acronis
5 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (16.67%) Veeam
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Wimbledon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wimbledon 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 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Migration
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) MCTS
2 4 (66.67%) MCITP
2 4 (66.67%) MCSE
2 4 (66.67%) MCP
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Apple
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Acronis
3 1 (16.67%) Veeam