The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for VPN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Manchester / Bolton
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 - 29
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing VPN 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 0.91% - 0.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.00% - 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £32,500 - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56%  

VPN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 20 18 17
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 18.18% 17.31% 14.17%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 17
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £18,300 £24,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton citing VPN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Bolton

VPN
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for VPN in Bolton

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Bolton region with a requirement for VPN.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus
1 1 (100.00%) Qualys
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Kali Linux

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Kali Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Qualys