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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank 44 23 38
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +15
Permanent jobs citing VPN 11 22 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 3.25% 7.97% 1.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.78% 38.60% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 11 22 4
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +34.92%
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%

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
102 57 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 30.18% 20.65% 17.67%
Number of salaries quoted 101 54 28
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +34.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

VPN
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

VPN
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

VPN
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

VPN Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

VPN
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 19 February 2017. 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 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 -10 7 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Malvern - 4 £50,000 -
VPN
West Midlands

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 27 (90.00%) Cisco
2 23 (76.67%) Firewall
3 20 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (66.67%) CCNP
3 20 (66.67%) LAN
3 20 (66.67%) WAN
4 17 (56.67%) VoIP
4 17 (56.67%) Project Management
5 14 (46.67%) CCIE
5 14 (46.67%) Load Balancing
5 14 (46.67%) F5
6 13 (43.33%) DHCP
7 10 (33.33%) DNS
8 9 (30.00%) IPv4
8 9 (30.00%) Risk Management
9 8 (26.67%) Information Security
9 8 (26.67%) CISSP
9 8 (26.67%) Management Information System
9 8 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
9 8 (26.67%) Mentoring
10 7 (23.33%) Wireless
10 7 (23.33%) Windows
11 6 (20.00%) Linux
11 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
11 6 (20.00%) POP3
11 6 (20.00%) SMTP
11 6 (20.00%) IPv6
11 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
11 6 (20.00%) FTP
11 6 (20.00%) HTTP

VPN
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 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 23 (76.67%) Firewall
2 20 (66.67%) LAN
2 20 (66.67%) WAN
3 17 (56.67%) VoIP
4 13 (43.33%) DHCP
5 10 (33.33%) DNS
6 9 (30.00%) IPv4
7 7 (23.33%) Wireless
8 6 (20.00%) FTP
8 6 (20.00%) HTTP
8 6 (20.00%) ICMP
8 6 (20.00%) IPv6
8 6 (20.00%) Network Security
8 6 (20.00%) POP3
8 6 (20.00%) SMTP
8 6 (20.00%) SNMP
9 3 (10.00%) ADSL
9 3 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (10.00%) HSRP
9 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
1 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 16 (53.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) SOC Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Security Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Security Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco Network Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) IP Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Cisco Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Cisco Network Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior IP Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 6 (20.00%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Windows
2 6 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Project Management
2 14 (46.67%) Load Balancing
3 9 (30.00%) Risk Management
4 8 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (26.67%) Information Security
4 8 (26.67%) Mentoring
5 6 (20.00%) Malware Analysis
5 6 (20.00%) Network Architecture
5 6 (20.00%) Protective Monitoring
5 6 (20.00%) SIEM
6 5 (16.67%) Presales
6 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2
7 4 (13.33%) Problem Management
8 3 (10.00%) Data Security
8 3 (10.00%) Resource Management
8 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (6.67%) Data Protection
9 2 (6.67%) Security Management
9 2 (6.67%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 20 (66.67%) CCNP
1 20 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (46.67%) CCIE
3 8 (26.67%) CISSP
4 6 (20.00%) GCIA
4 6 (20.00%) GCIH
4 6 (20.00%) SANS
5 2 (6.67%) CISM
5 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared
5 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
5 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 6 (20.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 27 (90.00%) Cisco
2 14 (46.67%) F5
3 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.00%) Draytek
4 3 (10.00%) Fortinet
4 3 (10.00%) HP
4 3 (10.00%) Huawei
4 3 (10.00%) Meraki
4 3 (10.00%) NETGEAR
5 1 (3.33%) Citrix
5 1 (3.33%) JD Edwards
5 1 (3.33%) VMware
Worcester, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kidderminster, Worcestershire
Reed Technology
Posted: 4 days ago