The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 43 - 52
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 1.05% - 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.82% - 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £35,000 - £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £33,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+15.15% -9.58%
VPN
Somerset

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
34 61 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 11.89% 14.42% 7.75%
Number of salaries quoted 32 51 30
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +22.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

VPN
Salary Trend in Bath

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

VPN Salary Trend in Bath

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bath 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) Wireless
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) NFS
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (40.00%) Cobbler
4 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (40.00%) SmokePing
4 2 (40.00%) Machine to Machine
4 2 (40.00%) Icinga
4 2 (40.00%) Graphite
4 2 (40.00%) Software Delivery
4 2 (40.00%) Clustering
4 2 (40.00%) Ruby
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (40.00%) Nagios
4 2 (40.00%) OSPF
4 2 (40.00%) BGP
4 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bath 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 2 (40.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) Wireless
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) OSPF
4 2 (40.00%) BGP
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Machine to Machine
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) HPUX
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (40.00%) Software Delivery
1 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) NFS
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) Postfix
2 2 (40.00%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Cobbler
1 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (40.00%) SmokePing
1 2 (40.00%) Icinga
1 2 (40.00%) Graphite
1 2 (40.00%) Nagios
1 2 (40.00%) Cacti
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle