Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 57 67
Rank change year-on-year -4 +10 -17
Permanent jobs citing VPN 6 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 1.39% 0.79% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.00% 9.09% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 1
Stockport median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% +61.76% -2.86%
10th Percentile £33,875 £27,700 £32,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £57,500 £36,000
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £43,250 £39,000
% change year-on-year +4.05% +10.90% +16.42%

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 Stockport with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Stockport
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 100 33 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 23.20% 8.66% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 92 33 28
Stockport median annual salary £44,471 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.83% +8.33% -10.45%
10th Percentile £21,788 £21,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £42,500 £50,000
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 Stockport

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

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Stockport

VPN
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

VPN
Salary Histogram in Stockport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Stockport over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VPN in Stockport

For the 6 months to 19 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 Stockport region with a requirement for VPN.

1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Server Hardening
2 4 (66.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 4 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (66.67%) Splunk
2 4 (66.67%) SIEM
2 4 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (66.67%) Identity Management
2 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (66.67%) Wireless
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Network Security
2 4 (66.67%) Wireless Security
2 4 (66.67%) IPv4
2 4 (66.67%) IPv6
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 4 (66.67%) DMZ
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) IPsec
4 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (16.67%) OpenVPN

VPN
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) DMZ
2 4 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (66.67%) IPv4
2 4 (66.67%) IPv6
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) Network Security
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) Wireless
2 4 (66.67%) Wireless Security
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) IPsec
3 1 (16.67%) OpenVPN
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) IT Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) IT Security Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Identity Management
1 4 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
1 4 (66.67%) Server Hardening
1 4 (66.67%) SIEM
1 4 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 4 (66.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCITP
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 4 (66.67%) Splunk
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft