The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 46 49 50
Rank change year-on-year +3 +1  
Permanent jobs citing VPN 7 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.74% 0.77% 1.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.67% 4.62% 12.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 5
Median salary £27,500 £38,750 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.03% +21.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £33,750 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,700 £43,750 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +8.10%  

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 Liverpool with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Liverpool
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 60 65 49
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 14.89% 16.62% 11.61%
Number of salaries quoted 42 44 42
Median salary £42,500 £41,250 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.03% +28.90%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool 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 Liverpool

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Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for VPN in Liverpool

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Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Liverpool over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VPN in Liverpool

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for VPN.

1 14 (66.67%) Windows
1 14 (66.67%) DNS
1 14 (66.67%) Cisco
2 13 (61.90%) DHCP
2 13 (61.90%) Firewall
2 13 (61.90%) Windows Server
3 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 11 (52.38%) ITIL
4 11 (52.38%) Data Centre
5 9 (42.86%) EMC
5 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (38.10%) VMware
6 8 (38.10%) Degree
6 8 (38.10%) Load Balancing
6 8 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (38.10%) Linux
6 8 (38.10%) Mentoring
7 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 7 (33.33%) VoIP
7 7 (33.33%) Citrix
7 7 (33.33%) HP
7 7 (33.33%) CCNA
7 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (33.33%) Meraki
8 6 (28.57%) DevOps
8 6 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
8 6 (28.57%) ITIL V3
8 6 (28.57%) IaaS
8 6 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 6 (28.57%) Apache
1 6 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (28.57%) IIS
1 6 (28.57%) JBoss
1 6 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.76%) GroupWise
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (28.57%) IaaS
2 6 (28.57%) PaaS
2 6 (28.57%) SaaS
3 3 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (66.67%) DNS
2 13 (61.90%) DHCP
2 13 (61.90%) Firewall
3 7 (33.33%) VoIP
4 6 (28.57%) LAN
4 6 (28.57%) SAN
4 6 (28.57%) VLAN
4 6 (28.57%) WAN
5 5 (23.81%) SSL
5 5 (23.81%) WLAN
6 4 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (19.05%) DMVPN
6 4 (19.05%) IPsec
6 4 (19.05%) ISDN
6 4 (19.05%) PSTN
7 3 (14.29%) NAS
7 3 (14.29%) Network Security
8 2 (9.52%) SMTP
8 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
9 1 (4.76%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
General
1 6 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Architect
1 6 (28.57%) Cloud Architect
1 6 (28.57%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
1 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (19.05%) Network Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Senior Network Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Support Team Leader
2 4 (19.05%) Team Leader
3 2 (9.52%) Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) IT Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Network Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Security Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Data Centre
2 6 (28.57%) Hybrid Cloud
2 6 (28.57%) Public Cloud
2 6 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (14.29%) Replication
4 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 13 (61.90%) Windows Server
3 8 (38.10%) Linux
4 6 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) ITIL
2 8 (38.10%) Load Balancing
2 8 (38.10%) Mentoring
3 6 (28.57%) DevOps
3 6 (28.57%) Identity Management
3 6 (28.57%) IT Strategy
3 6 (28.57%) ITIL V3
3 6 (28.57%) Line Management
3 6 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
3 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 6 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 6 (28.57%) Wealth Management
4 4 (19.05%) Performance Management
4 4 (19.05%) Service Management
5 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 3 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (9.52%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.76%) C
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (38.10%) Degree
2 7 (33.33%) CCNA
3 6 (28.57%) EMC Certification
3 6 (28.57%) MCSE
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.76%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.76%) NDS
5 1 (4.76%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 1 (4.76%) pfSense
5 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) AirWatch
2 1 (4.76%) Nagios
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Cisco
2 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 9 (42.86%) EMC
4 8 (38.10%) VMware
5 7 (33.33%) Citrix
5 7 (33.33%) HP
5 7 (33.33%) Meraki
6 6 (28.57%) IBM
6 6 (28.57%) Oracle
6 6 (28.57%) Software AG
7 2 (9.52%) Mitel
7 2 (9.52%) SonicWALL
8 1 (4.76%) Apple
8 1 (4.76%) Brocade
8 1 (4.76%) FireEye
8 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
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