The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 29 48 45
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -3
Permanent jobs citing VPN 24 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 6.61% 0.82% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.92% 4.00% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 23 2 0
Median salary £47,500 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
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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 Worcestershire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
65 50 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 17.91% 20.49% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 58 39 27
Median salary £47,500 £34,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.68% -18.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £48,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Worcestershire region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

VPN Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

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Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Redditch +18 12 £50,000 +53.84%
Worcester - 8 £47,500 - 1
Stourport-on-Severn - 2 £32,500 -
Bromsgrove - 1 £24,000 -
Malvern - 1 £40,000 - 2
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West Midlands

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing VPN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Worcestershire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 34 (85.00%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (77.50%) Cisco
2 31 (77.50%) CCNP
3 30 (75.00%) Firewall
4 29 (72.50%) LAN
4 29 (72.50%) WAN
5 24 (60.00%) VoIP
5 24 (60.00%) CCNA
6 23 (57.50%) TCP/IP
6 23 (57.50%) OSPF
6 23 (57.50%) BGP
6 23 (57.50%) Juniper
7 22 (55.00%) Wireless
8 21 (52.50%) SSL
8 21 (52.50%) Data Centre
8 21 (52.50%) Presales
9 20 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
9 20 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
10 19 (47.50%) iSCSI
10 19 (47.50%) Cisco PIX
10 19 (47.50%) VPLS
10 19 (47.50%) Spanning Tree
10 19 (47.50%) FCoE
10 19 (47.50%) Fibre Channel
10 19 (47.50%) Multicast
10 19 (47.50%) RIP
10 19 (47.50%) IPsec
10 19 (47.50%) EIGRP
10 19 (47.50%) MPLS
11 10 (25.00%) VMware

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Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 30 (75.00%) Firewall
2 29 (72.50%) LAN
2 29 (72.50%) WAN
3 24 (60.00%) VoIP
4 23 (57.50%) BGP
4 23 (57.50%) OSPF
4 23 (57.50%) TCP/IP
5 22 (55.00%) Wireless
6 21 (52.50%) SSL
7 20 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
7 20 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
8 19 (47.50%) Cisco PIX
8 19 (47.50%) FCoE
8 19 (47.50%) Fibre Channel
8 19 (47.50%) IPsec
8 19 (47.50%) iSCSI
8 19 (47.50%) MPLS
8 19 (47.50%) Multicast
8 19 (47.50%) Spanning Tree
8 19 (47.50%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) Cisco Consultant
1 19 (47.50%) Cisco Network Consultant
1 19 (47.50%) Consultant
1 19 (47.50%) Network Consultant
2 9 (22.50%) Network Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (7.50%) Architect
3 3 (7.50%) IT Support
3 3 (7.50%) Network Architect
3 3 (7.50%) Senior Architect
3 3 (7.50%) Senior Network Architect
4 2 (5.00%) Collaboration Engineer
4 2 (5.00%) Server Engineer
4 2 (5.00%) Wireless Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 1 (2.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (52.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Windows
2 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (7.50%) Linux
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) Android
5 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) Presales
2 6 (15.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (15.00%) Project Management
3 3 (7.50%) Network Management
4 2 (5.00%) CRM
5 1 (2.50%) ITIL
5 1 (2.50%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) SQL
2 2 (5.00%) C#
2 2 (5.00%) VB
3 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (85.00%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (77.50%) CCNP
3 24 (60.00%) CCNA
4 8 (20.00%) CCIE
5 5 (12.50%) CCDA
6 3 (7.50%) CCDP
7 2 (5.00%) CCNP Voice
7 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.50%) JNCIP
8 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (15.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) Nagios
2 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.50%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (77.50%) Cisco
2 23 (57.50%) Juniper
3 10 (25.00%) VMware
4 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (15.00%) F5
6 4 (10.00%) SolarWinds
7 3 (7.50%) Palo Alto
7 3 (7.50%) Sourcefire
7 3 (7.50%) Veeam
8 2 (5.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 2 (5.00%) EMC
9 1 (2.50%) AirMagnet
9 1 (2.50%) Citrix
9 1 (2.50%) HP
9 1 (2.50%) Kaspersky
9 1 (2.50%) Symantec
9 1 (2.50%) WatchGuard
Worcestershire
Reed Technology
Salary: £32500 - £45000 per annum + Car allowance, overtime & bonus
Posted: 29 minutes ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago