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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 30 42 39
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -3
Permanent jobs citing VPN 16 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 6.27% 1.42% 2.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.86% 5.77% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 6
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +46.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £24,500 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £64,500 £31,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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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
70 52 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 27.45% 24.64% 20.17%
Number of salaries quoted 69 43 41
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,000 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £35,800 £65,000
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 4 December 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 4 December 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
Worcester +5 7 £47,500 -32.14% 1
Malvern - 5 £50,500 - 1
Redditch +1 3 £42,500 +36.00%
Kidderminster - 1 £40,000 -
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West Midlands

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 26 (92.86%) Cisco
2 25 (89.29%) Firewall
3 19 (67.86%) WAN
3 19 (67.86%) LAN
4 17 (60.71%) VoIP
4 17 (60.71%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (60.71%) Project Management
4 17 (60.71%) CCNP
5 14 (50.00%) CCIE
5 14 (50.00%) Load Balancing
5 14 (50.00%) F5
6 12 (42.86%) DHCP
7 7 (25.00%) Wireless
8 6 (21.43%) Risk Management
8 6 (21.43%) DNS
8 6 (21.43%) IPv4
9 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
9 5 (17.86%) CISSP
9 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
9 5 (17.86%) Information Security
9 5 (17.86%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
9 5 (17.86%) Presales
10 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
10 4 (14.29%) WAP
11 3 (10.71%) POP3
11 3 (10.71%) SMTP
11 3 (10.71%) Windows
11 3 (10.71%) Linux
11 3 (10.71%) MS Excel

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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:

Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
1 3 (10.71%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 25 (89.29%) Firewall
2 19 (67.86%) LAN
2 19 (67.86%) WAN
3 17 (60.71%) VoIP
4 12 (42.86%) DHCP
5 7 (25.00%) Wireless
6 6 (21.43%) DNS
6 6 (21.43%) IPv4
7 3 (10.71%) Ethernet
7 3 (10.71%) FTP
7 3 (10.71%) HTTP
7 3 (10.71%) ICMP
7 3 (10.71%) IPv6
7 3 (10.71%) MPLS
7 3 (10.71%) POP3
7 3 (10.71%) SMTP
7 3 (10.71%) SNMP
7 3 (10.71%) SSL
7 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
7 3 (10.71%) VLAN
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (78.57%) Network Engineer
2 18 (64.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Senior Architect
3 3 (10.71%) SOC Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Security Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Security Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco Network Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) IP Architect
5 1 (3.57%) IP Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Cisco Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Cisco Network Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior IP Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.71%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Linux
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) Project Management
2 14 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 6 (21.43%) Risk Management
4 5 (17.86%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (17.86%) Information Security
4 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
4 5 (17.86%) Presales
4 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
5 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
6 3 (10.71%) Data Security
6 3 (10.71%) Malware Analysis
6 3 (10.71%) Network Architecture
6 3 (10.71%) Protective Monitoring
6 3 (10.71%) Resource Management
6 3 (10.71%) SIEM
6 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.14%) ITIL
7 2 (7.14%) Security Management
7 2 (7.14%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 17 (60.71%) CCNP
1 17 (60.71%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (50.00%) CCIE
3 5 (17.86%) CISSP
4 3 (10.71%) GCIA
4 3 (10.71%) GCIH
4 3 (10.71%) SANS
5 2 (7.14%) CISM
5 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared
5 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 3 (10.71%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 26 (92.86%) Cisco
2 14 (50.00%) F5
3 3 (10.71%) Draytek
3 3 (10.71%) Fortinet
3 3 (10.71%) HP
3 3 (10.71%) Huawei
3 3 (10.71%) Meraki
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.71%) NETGEAR
Worcester, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago