The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 25 - 55
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 12 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 6.82% - 1.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.69% - 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 5
Median salary £60,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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Bedfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
58 50 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 32.95% 19.23% 7.49%
Number of salaries quoted 52 48 20
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +35.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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Salary Trend in Bedford

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

VPN Salary Trend in Bedford

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Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Bedford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, 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 Bedford region with a requirement for VPN.

1 12 (100.00%) FTP
1 12 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 12 (100.00%) DNS
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) IPv4
1 12 (100.00%) CCIE
1 12 (100.00%) CCNP
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
1 12 (100.00%) LAN
1 12 (100.00%) VoIP
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
1 12 (100.00%) DHCP
1 12 (100.00%) Wireless
1 12 (100.00%) VLAN
1 12 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 12 (100.00%) Network Management
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 11 (91.67%) Problem Management
3 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (33.33%) ITIL V3
5 3 (25.00%) DMVPN
5 3 (25.00%) Riverbed
5 3 (25.00%) F5
5 3 (25.00%) Ethernet
5 3 (25.00%) WLAN
5 3 (25.00%) ISDN
5 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (25.00%) H.323
5 3 (25.00%) IPsec

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Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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 12 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 12 (100.00%) DHCP
1 12 (100.00%) DNS
1 12 (100.00%) FTP
1 12 (100.00%) IPv4
1 12 (100.00%) LAN
1 12 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 12 (100.00%) VLAN
1 12 (100.00%) VoIP
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
1 12 (100.00%) Wireless
2 3 (25.00%) DMVPN
2 3 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) H.323
2 3 (25.00%) IPsec
2 3 (25.00%) ISDN
2 3 (25.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Network Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Technical Leader
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Network Operations Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Operations Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Operations Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Operations Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Telephony Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Telephony Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
1 12 (100.00%) Network Management
2 11 (91.67%) Problem Management
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 1 (8.33%) Change Control
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) CCIE
1 12 (100.00%) CCNP
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (25.00%) F5
2 3 (25.00%) Mitel
2 3 (25.00%) Riverbed