The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
West Midlands / Wolverhampton
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 26 19
Rank change year-on-year +7 -7  
Permanent jobs citing VPN 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 1.28% 1.80% 3.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% 25.00% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Median salary £31,000 £36,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.88% +38.46%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -2.43% +5.12%  

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 Wolverhampton with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Wolverhampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 13 8 17
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton 16.67% 7.21% 18.68%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 16
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +35.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £33,500 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Wolverhampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 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 Wolverhampton

VPN
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Salary trend for VPN in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Wolverhampton region with a requirement for VPN.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Intel
1 2 (100.00%) DMZ
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) ISA Server
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee
1 2 (100.00%) Sophos
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
1 2 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (100.00%) Forefront TMG
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Data Privacy

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DMZ
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) Data Privacy
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Forefront TMG
1 2 (100.00%) ISA Server
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (100.00%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Intel
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Sophos
1 2 (100.00%) VMware