The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Oxfordshire / Abingdon
Rank 22 31 27
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Permanent jobs citing VPN 8 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 5.44% 3.83% 3.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.18% 12.07% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 4
Median salary £31,500 £44,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.40% +35.38%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon region.

Communications & Networking Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
44 58 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 29.93% 31.69% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 26 29 24
Median salary £32,500 £44,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.13% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

The demand trend of job ads across the Abingdon region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

VPN
Salary Trend in Abingdon

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

VPN Salary Trend in Abingdon

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Abingdon region with a requirement for VPN.

1 8 (100.00%) Sophos
2 5 (62.50%) Biotechnology
2 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 10
2 5 (62.50%) MS Office
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Avaya
2 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
2 5 (62.50%) Apple
3 4 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) Skype
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 3 (37.50%) Network Management
4 3 (37.50%) Skype for Business
4 3 (37.50%) High Availability
4 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 3 (37.50%) BGP
4 3 (37.50%) Project Management
4 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
4 3 (37.50%) MPLS
4 3 (37.50%) OSPF
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (37.50%) VoIP

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon 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 3 (37.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) BGP
1 3 (37.50%) MPLS
1 3 (37.50%) OSPF
1 3 (37.50%) Skype
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
1 3 (37.50%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Desktop Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Desktop Support
1 5 (62.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Services Director
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Biotechnology
2 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
1 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows 10
1 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (37.50%) High Availability
3 3 (37.50%) Network Management
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Sophos
2 5 (62.50%) Apple
2 5 (62.50%) Avaya
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco