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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 12 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 13 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 13.54% - 4.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 81.25% - 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 2
Average salary £38,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
16 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 16.67% 3.57% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 14
Average salary £39,000 £48,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +15.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £42,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,500 £48,500
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
Salary Histogram in Wimbledon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Wimbledon region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

VPN Salary Histogram in Wimbledon

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wimbledon

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 40 (97.56%) Windows
1 40 (97.56%) Active Directory
2 39 (95.12%) Microsoft
3 38 (92.68%) MS Exchange
4 37 (90.24%) DNS
4 37 (90.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 36 (87.80%) VMware Infrastructure
5 36 (87.80%) VMware
5 36 (87.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 36 (87.80%) TCP/IP
6 26 (63.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 26 (63.41%) MCP
6 26 (63.41%) MCSE
6 26 (63.41%) Apple
6 26 (63.41%) MCTS
7 23 (56.10%) Windows Server 2012
8 22 (53.66%) Firewall
9 19 (46.34%) Windows XP
9 19 (46.34%) Cisco
10 16 (39.02%) MCITP
10 16 (39.02%) Migration
11 15 (36.59%) Software Testing
12 13 (31.71%) Hyper-V
13 11 (26.83%) Windows 8
13 11 (26.83%) MS Excel
14 10 (24.39%) DHCP
14 10 (24.39%) CCNA
14 10 (24.39%) Cisco Certification
15 8 (19.51%) Wireless
15 8 (19.51%) Juniper

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Wimbledon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 38 (92.68%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.44%) Apache
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (26.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (90.24%) DNS
2 36 (87.80%) TCP/IP
3 22 (53.66%) Firewall
4 10 (24.39%) DHCP
5 8 (19.51%) Wireless
6 2 (4.88%) SAN
6 2 (4.88%) Intranet
6 2 (4.88%) LAN
6 2 (4.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) MySQL
General
1 1 (2.44%) Finance
1 1 (2.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (90.24%) Support Engineer
2 17 (41.46%) IT Support
3 16 (39.02%) IT Support Engineer
4 14 (34.15%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 14 (34.15%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (12.20%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (12.20%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (4.88%) Technical Support
7 2 (4.88%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 1 (2.44%) Junior IT Support
8 1 (2.44%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Service Desk Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Service Desk Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Administrator
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) Web Services
1 1 (2.44%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
1 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.44%) Replication
1 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
1 1 (2.44%) Physics
1 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (2.44%) iPhone
1 1 (2.44%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 40 (97.56%) Windows
2 37 (90.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (87.80%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (56.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (46.34%) Windows XP
6 11 (26.83%) Windows 8
7 3 (7.32%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.88%) Linux
9 1 (2.44%) Debian
9 1 (2.44%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) Migration
2 15 (36.59%) Software Testing
3 3 (7.32%) Web Design
4 2 (4.88%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.44%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (2.44%) Information Security
5 1 (2.44%) ITIL
5 1 (2.44%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.44%) Service Management
5 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.44%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.44%) Investment Management
5 1 (2.44%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.44%) Analytics
5 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (2.44%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.51%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) C
2 1 (2.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 26 (63.41%) MCP
1 26 (63.41%) MCSE
1 26 (63.41%) Microsoft Certification
1 26 (63.41%) MCTS
2 16 (39.02%) MCITP
3 10 (24.39%) CCNA
3 10 (24.39%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
1 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 40 (97.56%) Active Directory
2 36 (87.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (31.71%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.44%) LXC
4 1 (2.44%) Snort
4 1 (2.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.44%) collectd
2 1 (2.44%) Nagios
Vendors
1 39 (95.12%) Microsoft
2 36 (87.80%) VMware
3 26 (63.41%) Apple
4 19 (46.34%) Cisco
5 8 (19.51%) Juniper
6 7 (17.07%) CheckPoint
7 4 (9.76%) Citrix
8 2 (4.88%) NetApp
8 2 (4.88%) Veeam
8 2 (4.88%) Acronis
9 1 (2.44%) Symantec
9 1 (2.44%) McAfee
9 1 (2.44%) Oracle
9 1 (2.44%) HP