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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 21 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 8 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 5.80% - 2.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% - 20.51%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 8
Median salary £60,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
- +7.38%

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
48 73 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 34.78% 29.67% 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 44 71 33
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +20.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VPN
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

VPN
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

VPN
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

VPN Salary Histogram in Bedford

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 24 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 Bedford region with a requirement for VPN.

1 14 (100.00%) FTP
1 14 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 14 (100.00%) DNS
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) IPv4
1 14 (100.00%) CCIE
1 14 (100.00%) CCNP
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (100.00%) ITIL
1 14 (100.00%) LAN
1 14 (100.00%) VoIP
1 14 (100.00%) WAN
1 14 (100.00%) DHCP
1 14 (100.00%) Wireless
1 14 (100.00%) VLAN
1 14 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 14 (100.00%) Network Management
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 13 (92.86%) Problem Management
3 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (35.71%) ITIL V3
5 3 (21.43%) Mitel
5 3 (21.43%) IPsec
5 3 (21.43%) Firewall
5 3 (21.43%) Ethernet
5 3 (21.43%) WLAN
5 3 (21.43%) ISDN
5 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
5 3 (21.43%) H.323
5 3 (21.43%) Riverbed

VPN
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 14 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 14 (100.00%) DHCP
1 14 (100.00%) DNS
1 14 (100.00%) FTP
1 14 (100.00%) IPv4
1 14 (100.00%) LAN
1 14 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 14 (100.00%) VLAN
1 14 (100.00%) VoIP
1 14 (100.00%) WAN
1 14 (100.00%) Wireless
2 3 (21.43%) DMVPN
2 3 (21.43%) Ethernet
2 3 (21.43%) Firewall
2 3 (21.43%) H.323
2 3 (21.43%) IPsec
2 3 (21.43%) ISDN
2 3 (21.43%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
1 6 (42.86%) Network Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Technical Leader
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Network Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Network Manager
5 2 (14.29%) Network Operations Manager
5 2 (14.29%) Operations Manager
5 2 (14.29%) Telephony Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Network Operations Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Network Operations Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Operations Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Telephony Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) ITIL
1 14 (100.00%) Network Management
2 13 (92.86%) Problem Management
3 5 (35.71%) ITIL V3
4 1 (7.14%) Change Control
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) CCIE
1 14 (100.00%) CCNP
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
2 3 (21.43%) F5
2 3 (21.43%) Mitel
2 3 (21.43%) Riverbed