The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank - 24 25
Permanent jobs citing VPN 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon - 1.77% 3.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 9.09% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £30,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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Oxfordshire

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
37 22 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 33.94% 19.47% 21.67%
Number of salaries quoted 22 17 26
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VPN.

1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) EqualLogic
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (50.00%) WSUS
2 3 (50.00%) Biotechnology
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) FTP
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Dell
2 3 (50.00%) Avaya
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Internet
2 3 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server

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Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VPN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) FTP
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
1 3 (50.00%) Internet
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (50.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 3 (50.00%) Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Support Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Biotechnology
1 3 (50.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Dell
1 3 (50.00%) Avaya
1 3 (50.00%) VMware