The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Telford 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)
Shropshire / Telford
Rank 20 - 20
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing VPN 8 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Telford 5.88% - 7.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.24% - 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 8
Median salary £35,000 - £30,500
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 Telford with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Telford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 33 15 32
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Telford 24.26% 11.54% 28.32%
Number of salaries quoted 28 15 30
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +39.34%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Telford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Telford 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 Telford

VPN
Salary Trend in Telford

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

Salary trend for VPN in Telford

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

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 Telford region with a requirement for VPN.

1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
1 8 (100.00%) DHCP
1 8 (100.00%) Nagios
1 8 (100.00%) MPLS
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 8 (100.00%) Brocade
1 8 (100.00%) VPLS
1 8 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 8 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 8 (100.00%) ProCurve
1 8 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 8 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (87.50%) Ubiquiti
2 7 (87.50%) VyOS
2 7 (87.50%) NX-OS
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (87.50%) Aruba
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco IOS
2 7 (87.50%) SonicWALL
2 7 (87.50%) VLAN
2 7 (87.50%) Wireless
2 7 (87.50%) OSPF

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Telford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) DHCP
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 8 (100.00%) MPLS
1 8 (100.00%) VPLS
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
2 7 (87.50%) BGP
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco IOS
2 7 (87.50%) IPv4
2 7 (87.50%) IPv6
2 7 (87.50%) NX-OS
2 7 (87.50%) OSPF
2 7 (87.50%) SNMP
2 7 (87.50%) VLAN
2 7 (87.50%) Wireless
3 4 (50.00%) Unified Communications
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (87.50%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
3 2 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) CCNP
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (37.50%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Brocade
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) ProCurve
1 8 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Aruba
2 7 (87.50%) SonicWALL
2 7 (87.50%) Ubiquiti