The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stockport 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Manchester / Stockport
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 37
Permanent jobs citing VPN 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport - - 1.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.25% +6.66%  

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 Stockport with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Stockport
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 11 16 32
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 6.47% 10.39% 16.16%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 26
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +44.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £27,250 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £48,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stockport 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 Stockport

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Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Salary trend for VPN in Stockport

For the 6 months to 30 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 Stockport region with a requirement for VPN.

1 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless Security
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Splunk
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Server Hardening
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) DMZ
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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 (33.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) DMZ
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (33.33%) IPv4
2 1 (33.33%) IPv6
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) CentOS
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) ITSM
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Network Management
1 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Server Hardening
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) SIEM
1 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Splunk
2 1 (33.33%) VMware