Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Rochdale 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Manchester > Rochdale
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 36 16
Rank change year-on-year +16 -20 -
Permanent jobs citing VPN 6 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Rochdale 6.38% 7.01% 15.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 8.09% 19.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 8
Rochdale median annual salary £48,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £32,575 £31,250 £56,250
90th Percentile £63,125 £60,000 £100,000
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year +4.65% +10.97% +15.67%

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 Rochdale with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Rochdale
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 54 136 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Rochdale 57.45% 86.62% 76.47%
Number of salaries quoted 52 132 79
Rochdale median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,300 £25,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £57,500 £67,000
Manchester median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -3.75% +6.67% +4.17%

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Rochdale

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

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Rochdale

VPN
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

Salary trend for VPN in Rochdale

VPN
Salary Histogram in Rochdale

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Rochdale over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VPN in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 21 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 Rochdale region with a requirement for VPN.

1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (66.67%) Internet
2 4 (66.67%) VLAN
2 4 (66.67%) VoIP
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) IPv6
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) OSPF
2 4 (66.67%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) ICMP
3 2 (33.33%) TACACS
3 2 (33.33%) VRRP
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Juniper
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) Ericsson
3 2 (33.33%) Thin Client
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) PBX
3 2 (33.33%) SNMP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Rochdale 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 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (66.67%) BGP
2 4 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 4 (66.67%) Internet
2 4 (66.67%) IPv6
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) OSPF
2 4 (66.67%) VLAN
2 4 (66.67%) VoIP
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) Broadband
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) ICMP
3 2 (33.33%) MPLS
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) SNMP
3 2 (33.33%) SSL
3 2 (33.33%) TACACS
3 2 (33.33%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Database Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) DBA
1 2 (33.33%) Designer
1 2 (33.33%) Network Designer
1 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Designer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (33.33%) BYOD
2 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 2 (33.33%) Fat Client
2 2 (33.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 2 (33.33%) Email Filtering
1 2 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (33.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 2 (33.33%) Network Design
1 2 (33.33%) Network Management
1 2 (33.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 2 (33.33%) Web Filtering
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Perl
1 2 (33.33%) PHP
1 2 (33.33%) Python
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) MCITP
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Cacti
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (33.33%) Nagios
1 2 (33.33%) OpenNMS
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
1 2 (33.33%) RANCID
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
1 2 (33.33%) SCOM
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Brocade
2 2 (33.33%) BT
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Ericsson
2 2 (33.33%) Foundry
2 2 (33.33%) Huawei
2 2 (33.33%) Juniper
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) ZyXEL