Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Blackburn with a requirement for VPN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VPN over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Lancashire > Blackburn
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 - 25
Rank change year-on-year - +25 -8
Permanent jobs citing VPN 3 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Blackburn 4.55% - 8.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 42.86% - 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 10
Blackburn median annual salary £22,000 - £22,250
10th Percentile £21,500 - £20,500
90th Percentile £22,500 - £24,813
Lancashire median annual salary £24,750 £27,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +22.22% -18.18%

VPN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Blackburn with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Blackburn
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 7 13 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Blackburn 10.61% 25.49% 22.03%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 26
Blackburn median annual salary £22,000 £25,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.87% -22.31% +8.33%
10th Percentile £18,750 £18,000 £21,313
90th Percentile £38,375 £47,500 £38,750
Lancashire median annual salary £32,500 £33,654 £30,000
% change year-on-year -3.43% +12.18% +7.14%

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Blackburn

Job postings citing VPN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Blackburn.

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Blackburn

VPN
Salary Trend in Blackburn

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

Salary trend for VPN in Blackburn

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Blackburn region with a requirement for VPN.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 3 (100.00%) Apple
1 3 (100.00%) Wyse
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Xerox
3 1 (33.33%) Break/Fix
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Blackburn 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Break/Fix
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Apple
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Wyse
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Xerox