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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 14 19 16
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing VPN 16 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 16.00% 2.53% 3.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 80.00% 40.00% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 2
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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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
20 5 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 20.00% 6.33% 32.26%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 13
Average salary £44,000 £35,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.71% -15.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £28,600 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 21 April 2015.

VPN Salary Histogram in Wimbledon

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wimbledon

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 37 (97.37%) Windows
1 37 (97.37%) Microsoft
1 37 (97.37%) Active Directory
2 34 (89.47%) MS Exchange
2 34 (89.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (84.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (84.21%) VMware
4 31 (81.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 29 (76.32%) DNS
6 28 (73.68%) TCP/IP
7 23 (60.53%) Firewall
7 23 (60.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 22 (57.89%) MCTS
8 22 (57.89%) Apple
8 22 (57.89%) Microsoft Certification
8 22 (57.89%) MCP
8 22 (57.89%) MCSE
9 20 (52.63%) Windows XP
10 17 (44.74%) Cisco
11 15 (39.47%) Windows 8
12 14 (36.84%) MCITP
12 14 (36.84%) Hyper-V
12 14 (36.84%) Migration
13 12 (31.58%) SQL
14 9 (23.68%) Windows 7
14 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
14 9 (23.68%) Citrix
15 8 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
15 8 (21.05%) CCNA
15 8 (21.05%) Software Testing

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Top Related IT Skills in Wimbledon by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 34 (89.47%) MS Exchange
2 6 (15.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.63%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
2 6 (15.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (76.32%) DNS
2 28 (73.68%) TCP/IP
3 23 (60.53%) Firewall
4 6 (15.79%) Wireless
4 6 (15.79%) DHCP
5 3 (7.89%) LAN
5 3 (7.89%) WAN
5 3 (7.89%) SAN
5 3 (7.89%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) MySQL
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
1 6 (15.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (89.47%) Support Engineer
2 14 (36.84%) 3rd Line Support
2 14 (36.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 11 (28.95%) IT Support
3 11 (28.95%) IT Support Engineer
4 8 (21.05%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 8 (21.05%) 1st Line Support
5 6 (15.79%) Analyst
5 6 (15.79%) Service Analyst
5 6 (15.79%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (13.16%) Service Desk Engineer
7 4 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (7.89%) Support Manager
8 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support Manager
9 2 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) Web Services
2 1 (2.63%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Blackberry
1 6 (15.79%) Video Conferencing
1 6 (15.79%) iPhone
1 6 (15.79%) iPad
2 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 37 (97.37%) Windows
2 34 (89.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (81.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (60.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (52.63%) Windows XP
6 15 (39.47%) Windows 8
7 9 (23.68%) Windows 7
8 3 (7.89%) Linux
9 2 (5.26%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (2.63%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Migration
2 8 (21.05%) Software Testing
3 6 (15.79%) ITIL
3 6 (15.79%) Service Management
4 3 (7.89%) Web Design
4 3 (7.89%) Asset Management
5 2 (5.26%) Information Security
5 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.26%) Analytics
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (5.26%) Coaching
6 1 (2.63%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.63%) Wealth Management
6 1 (2.63%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.63%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) C
2 1 (2.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (57.89%) MCP
1 22 (57.89%) MCSE
1 22 (57.89%) Microsoft Certification
1 22 (57.89%) MCTS
2 14 (36.84%) MCITP
3 8 (21.05%) CCNA
3 8 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) SLA
2 2 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 37 (97.37%) Active Directory
2 32 (84.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (36.84%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.63%) LXC
4 1 (2.63%) iptables
4 1 (2.63%) Snort
4 1 (2.63%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Nagios
1 1 (2.63%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.63%) collectd
Vendors
1 37 (97.37%) Microsoft
2 32 (84.21%) VMware
3 22 (57.89%) Apple
4 17 (44.74%) Cisco
5 9 (23.68%) Citrix
6 7 (18.42%) Juniper
7 6 (15.79%) CheckPoint
7 6 (15.79%) Symantec
7 6 (15.79%) McAfee
8 3 (7.89%) NetApp
9 2 (5.26%) Oracle
10 1 (2.63%) HP