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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 33 20 30
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Permanent jobs citing VPN 1 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 0.78% 1.25% 3.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.70% 2.86% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £47,500 £60,000 £36,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +62.71%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
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Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Windsor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
27 35 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 21.09% 43.75% 22.46%
Number of salaries quoted 27 30 38
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £25,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £52,700 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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Jobs Demand Trend in Windsor

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Windsor

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Salary Trend in Windsor

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

VPN Salary Trend in Windsor

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Windsor

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Windsor 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 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS

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Top Related IT Skills in Windsor by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Windsor 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (50.00%) MCTS
1 1 (50.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) VMware