The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 20 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 2 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 2.30% - 4.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% - 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £30,500 - £25,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 - £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,700 - £27,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.36% -2.66%
VPN
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
9 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 10.34% 23.68% 11.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 13
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £31,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £37,500 £32,570
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

VPN
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

VPN Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

VPN
Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Wolverhampton region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

VPN
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) EPoS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) Sophos
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Field Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) McAfee
1 1 (50.00%) Sophos
1 1 (50.00%) VMware