The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 59 69 69
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 9 19 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.50% 2.41% 2.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.47% 10.73% 14.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 20
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +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 Bedfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
86 177 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 14.29% 22.46% 13.82%
Number of salaries quoted 67 164 125
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £31,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £69,100
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

VPN
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

VPN Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

VPN
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

VPN Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

VPN
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +18 7 £60,000 +71.42%
Luton +6 6 £51,250 +13.88%
VPN
East of England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 25 (86.21%) VoIP
1 25 (86.21%) TCP/IP
1 25 (86.21%) Cisco
1 25 (86.21%) CCNP
1 25 (86.21%) Cisco Certification
1 25 (86.21%) Wireless
1 25 (86.21%) Network Management
1 25 (86.21%) Cisco Nexus
2 20 (68.97%) ITIL
3 18 (62.07%) WAN
3 18 (62.07%) DHCP
3 18 (62.07%) IPv4
3 18 (62.07%) CCIE
3 18 (62.07%) FTP
3 18 (62.07%) DNS
3 18 (62.07%) LAN
3 18 (62.07%) VLAN
3 18 (62.07%) SolarWinds
4 17 (58.62%) Problem Management
5 12 (41.38%) Firewall
6 10 (34.48%) F5
7 7 (24.14%) Juniper
7 7 (24.14%) HP
7 7 (24.14%) DWDM
7 7 (24.14%) MPLS
7 7 (24.14%) OSPF
7 7 (24.14%) BGP
7 7 (24.14%) EIGRP
7 7 (24.14%) VRRP
7 7 (24.14%) SSL

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Office
1 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (86.21%) Cisco Nexus
1 25 (86.21%) TCP/IP
1 25 (86.21%) VoIP
1 25 (86.21%) Wireless
2 18 (62.07%) DHCP
2 18 (62.07%) DNS
2 18 (62.07%) FTP
2 18 (62.07%) IPv4
2 18 (62.07%) LAN
2 18 (62.07%) VLAN
2 18 (62.07%) WAN
3 12 (41.38%) Firewall
4 7 (24.14%) BGP
4 7 (24.14%) DWDM
4 7 (24.14%) EIGRP
4 7 (24.14%) MPLS
4 7 (24.14%) OSPF
4 7 (24.14%) RIP
4 7 (24.14%) SSL
4 7 (24.14%) VRRP
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Network Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Network Specialist
3 6 (20.69%) Technical Leader
4 5 (17.24%) Cisco Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Network Manager
4 5 (17.24%) Network Operations Manager
4 5 (17.24%) Network Support
4 5 (17.24%) Network Support Specialist
4 5 (17.24%) Operations Manager
4 5 (17.24%) Support Specialist
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Network Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Telephony Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support Team Leader
6 2 (6.90%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Cisco Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Support Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (86.21%) Network Management
2 20 (68.97%) ITIL
3 17 (58.62%) Problem Management
4 7 (24.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (24.14%) High Availability
5 6 (20.69%) ITIL V3
6 2 (6.90%) Change Management
6 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.90%) Software Delivery
7 1 (3.45%) Change Control
7 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 25 (86.21%) CCNP
1 25 (86.21%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (62.07%) CCIE
3 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) HP NNM
2 2 (6.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (86.21%) Cisco
2 18 (62.07%) SolarWinds
3 10 (34.48%) F5
4 7 (24.14%) HP
4 7 (24.14%) Juniper
5 3 (10.34%) CheckPoint
5 3 (10.34%) Mitel
5 3 (10.34%) Riverbed
6 2 (6.90%) Avaya
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago