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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 64 81 62
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -19
Permanent jobs citing VPN 12 16 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.63% 1.64% 3.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.24% 8.65% 17.23%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 40
Median salary £50,500 £31,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+62.90% -6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,900 £61,500 £56,150
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £39,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.32% +8.21%
VPN
East of England

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
98 185 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.32% 18.99% 19.93%
Number of salaries quoted 92 155 212
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 27 August 2016.

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 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Dunstable +22 3 £48,500 -7.61%
Luton +10 2 £32,000 +28.00% 1
VPN
East of England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 24 (82.76%) Firewall
2 23 (79.31%) Cisco
3 22 (75.86%) SSL
3 22 (75.86%) Juniper
4 21 (72.41%) CCNP
4 21 (72.41%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (68.97%) BGP
5 20 (68.97%) EIGRP
5 20 (68.97%) OSPF
5 20 (68.97%) TCP/IP
5 20 (68.97%) RIP
5 20 (68.97%) F5
5 20 (68.97%) HSRP
6 14 (48.28%) ITIL
7 13 (44.83%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (41.38%) SSH
8 12 (41.38%) Intrusion Detection
8 12 (41.38%) Vulnerability Management
8 12 (41.38%) High Availability
8 12 (41.38%) Network Security
8 12 (41.38%) SNMP
8 12 (41.38%) IPsec
8 12 (41.38%) Risk Assessment
8 12 (41.38%) Threat Detection
8 12 (41.38%) Virtual Team
9 11 (37.93%) Finance
9 11 (37.93%) Wireless
9 11 (37.93%) VoIP
9 11 (37.93%) MS Office
10 9 (31.03%) SLA

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.90%) IIS
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (37.93%) MS Office
2 7 (24.14%) MS Visio
3 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Office 365
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (82.76%) Firewall
2 22 (75.86%) SSL
3 20 (68.97%) BGP
3 20 (68.97%) EIGRP
3 20 (68.97%) HSRP
3 20 (68.97%) OSPF
3 20 (68.97%) RIP
3 20 (68.97%) TCP/IP
4 13 (44.83%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (41.38%) Intrusion Detection
5 12 (41.38%) IPsec
5 12 (41.38%) Network Security
5 12 (41.38%) SNMP
5 12 (41.38%) SSH
6 11 (37.93%) VoIP
6 11 (37.93%) Wireless
7 9 (31.03%) VRRP
8 8 (27.59%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (27.59%) DWDM
8 8 (27.59%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Network Specialist
2 8 (27.59%) Network Security Specialist
2 8 (27.59%) Security Specialist
3 7 (24.14%) Network Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Cisco Network Specialist
5 4 (13.79%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Cisco Security Specialist
5 4 (13.79%) Cisco Specialist
5 4 (13.79%) Firewall Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Juniper Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Security Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Firewall Specialist
6 3 (10.34%) Network Support
6 3 (10.34%) Network Support Specialist
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Virtual Team
2 9 (31.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (10.34%) PKI
4 2 (6.90%) Driving Licence
4 2 (6.90%) Fintech
4 2 (6.90%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.90%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
1 6 (20.69%) Windows Server
2 4 (13.79%) Linux
2 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.90%) Windows 10
3 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) ITIL
2 12 (41.38%) High Availability
2 12 (41.38%) Risk Assessment
2 12 (41.38%) Threat Detection
2 12 (41.38%) Vulnerability Management
3 9 (31.03%) DDoS Mitigation
4 7 (24.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (24.14%) Network Management
4 7 (24.14%) Service Delivery
5 6 (20.69%) Change Management
5 6 (20.69%) Data Protection
5 6 (20.69%) Network Design
6 3 (10.34%) SIEM
7 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
7 2 (6.90%) PRINCE
7 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.90%) Project Management
7 2 (6.90%) Security Patching
7 2 (6.90%) Software Delivery
8 1 (3.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) C
1 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (72.41%) CCNP
1 21 (72.41%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (24.14%) CISSP
3 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (13.79%) MCP
5 3 (10.34%) CISA
5 3 (10.34%) CISM
6 2 (6.90%) MCDST
6 2 (6.90%) MCSE
7 1 (3.45%) CCIP
7 1 (3.45%) CCNA
7 1 (3.45%) CCSP
7 1 (3.45%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (31.03%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.90%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.45%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) HP NNM
2 2 (6.90%) FortiGate
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (6.90%) SCCM
2 2 (6.90%) SCDPM
2 2 (6.90%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (79.31%) Cisco
2 22 (75.86%) Juniper
3 20 (68.97%) F5
4 7 (24.14%) HP
5 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
5 5 (17.24%) Qualys
5 5 (17.24%) VMware
6 2 (6.90%) Dell
6 2 (6.90%) Intel Security
6 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.45%) Avaya
Luton
IQ Telecom
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Volt
Salary: benefits
Posted: 5 days ago