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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 63 91 116
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +25
Permanent jobs citing VPN 181 162 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.74% 2.97% 2.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.62% 10.83% 6.94%
Number of salaries quoted 151 93 77
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
VPN
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1329 1496 1671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.49% 27.41% 28.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1084 915 1112
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,100 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

VPN
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

VPN Salary Trend in Berkshire

VPN
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

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

VPN Salary Histogram in Berkshire

VPN
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
Reading +21 90 £41,000 -13.68% 9
Newbury +7 29 £50,000 +70.94% 1
Slough 0 16 £34,000 +36.00% 3
Bracknell +5 15 £50,000 +8.10% 3
Wokingham -15 2 £33,250 -27.71% 1
Thatcham - 2 £26,500 -
Windsor +20 1 £40,000 -15.78%
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 211 (65.94%) Firewall
2 210 (65.63%) Cisco
3 160 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 158 (49.38%) MPLS
5 140 (43.75%) BGP
6 128 (40.00%) WAN
7 121 (37.81%) CCNP
8 115 (35.94%) Juniper
9 114 (35.63%) Data Centre
10 104 (32.50%) OSPF
11 101 (31.56%) LAN
12 100 (31.25%) Windows
13 97 (30.31%) TCP/IP
14 85 (26.56%) SSL
15 82 (25.63%) Linux
15 82 (25.63%) Wireless
16 76 (23.75%) VMware
17 74 (23.13%) IPsec
18 73 (22.81%) VoIP
19 69 (21.56%) CheckPoint
20 68 (21.25%) Telecoms
21 67 (20.94%) Microsoft
22 60 (18.75%) CCNA
23 59 (18.44%) DNS
24 58 (18.13%) Cisco ASA
24 58 (18.13%) Windows Server
25 57 (17.81%) VLAN
25 57 (17.81%) EIGRP
26 54 (16.88%) CCIE
27 53 (16.56%) VMware Infrastructure

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 32 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 19 (5.94%) Skype for Business
3 14 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (3.44%) IIS
5 10 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.25%) OpenStack
8 4 (1.25%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.94%) Alfresco
9 3 (0.94%) CMS
9 3 (0.94%) Drupal
9 3 (0.94%) WordPress
10 2 (0.63%) Apache
10 2 (0.63%) Confluence
11 1 (0.31%) JBoss
11 1 (0.31%) SAS
11 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
Applications
1 37 (11.56%) MS Excel
2 23 (7.19%) MS Office
3 6 (1.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (1.56%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.31%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.63%) Office 365
2 16 (5.00%) IaaS
3 11 (3.44%) SaaS
4 6 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.31%) Heroku
7 1 (0.31%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 211 (65.94%) Firewall
2 158 (49.38%) MPLS
3 140 (43.75%) BGP
4 128 (40.00%) WAN
5 104 (32.50%) OSPF
6 101 (31.56%) LAN
7 97 (30.31%) TCP/IP
8 85 (26.56%) SSL
9 82 (25.63%) Wireless
10 74 (23.13%) IPsec
11 73 (22.81%) VoIP
12 59 (18.44%) DNS
13 58 (18.13%) Cisco ASA
14 57 (17.81%) EIGRP
14 57 (17.81%) VLAN
15 50 (15.63%) IPv6
16 49 (15.31%) IPv4
17 44 (13.75%) SAN
18 43 (13.44%) Cisco Nexus
19 42 (13.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (6.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.25%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (0.94%) Cognos Impromptu
4 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.31%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (1.88%) Jenkins
1 6 (1.88%) JIRA
2 5 (1.56%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.25%) ClearCase
3 4 (1.25%) Subversion
3 4 (1.25%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.31%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.31%) RSpec
General
1 68 (21.25%) Telecoms
2 33 (10.31%) Finance
3 25 (7.81%) Marketing
4 11 (3.44%) Brand Awareness
5 8 (2.50%) Advertising
6 7 (2.19%) Legal
6 7 (2.19%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.25%) Retail
8 3 (0.94%) Electronics
8 3 (0.94%) German Language
8 3 (0.94%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.31%) Banking
9 1 (0.31%) Billing
Job Titles
1 139 (43.44%) Network Engineer
2 80 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 76 (23.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 45 (14.06%) Senior Network Engineer
5 39 (12.19%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 39 (12.19%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 35 (10.94%) Support Engineer
7 34 (10.63%) Consultant
8 28 (8.75%) Network Support
9 27 (8.44%) Network Design Engineer
10 23 (7.19%) Analyst
11 22 (6.88%) Cisco Design Engineer
11 22 (6.88%) Network Support Engineer
12 20 (6.25%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
12 20 (6.25%) Design Engineer
12 20 (6.25%) Senior Network Design Engineer
13 19 (5.94%) Ericsson Engineer
14 18 (5.63%) Administrator
14 18 (5.63%) Cisco Consultant
14 18 (5.63%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.00%) 802.1X
2 6 (1.88%) XMPP
3 2 (0.63%) HTML
3 2 (0.63%) Web Services
4 1 (0.31%) .NET
4 1 (0.31%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.31%) CSS
4 1 (0.31%) jQuery
4 1 (0.31%) React
4 1 (0.31%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.31%) WAP
4 1 (0.31%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 114 (35.63%) Data Centre
2 27 (8.44%) Private Cloud
3 14 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (3.44%) Blackberry
5 9 (2.81%) IPTV
5 9 (2.81%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.50%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.50%) iPhone
7 7 (2.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 6 (1.88%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.88%) Handset
9 5 (1.56%) Clustering
9 5 (1.56%) PKI
9 5 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (1.25%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (0.94%) Driving Licence
11 3 (0.94%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (0.94%) Replication
11 3 (0.94%) Statistics
12 2 (0.63%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 100 (31.25%) Windows
2 82 (25.63%) Linux
3 58 (18.13%) Windows Server
4 36 (11.25%) Unix
5 28 (8.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (5.31%) Windows 7
7 9 (2.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (2.81%) Windows NT
7 9 (2.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (2.50%) Mac OS X
9 7 (2.19%) Android
9 7 (2.19%) CentOS
10 5 (1.56%) Solaris
11 4 (1.25%) Debian
11 4 (1.25%) Windows 2000
11 4 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.94%) Mac OS X Server
12 3 (0.94%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.94%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (16.25%) Network Design
2 45 (14.06%) Migration
2 45 (14.06%) Presales
3 40 (12.50%) ITIL
4 38 (11.88%) Network Architecture
5 28 (8.75%) Network Monitoring
6 27 (8.44%) Fault Management
7 21 (6.56%) Network Planning
8 20 (6.25%) Product Management
9 18 (5.63%) Load Balancing
10 13 (4.06%) Time Management
11 12 (3.75%) Project Management
12 11 (3.44%) Information Security
13 9 (2.81%) Customer Engagement
13 9 (2.81%) Root Cause Analysis
13 9 (2.81%) Security Testing
13 9 (2.81%) Service Delivery
14 8 (2.50%) Business Development
14 8 (2.50%) High Availability
14 8 (2.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (5.63%) SQL
2 9 (2.81%) Perl
2 9 (2.81%) Shell Script
3 8 (2.50%) Python
4 6 (1.88%) PowerShell
5 4 (1.25%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.63%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.31%) Java
7 1 (0.31%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 160 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 121 (37.81%) CCNP
3 60 (18.75%) CCNA
4 54 (16.88%) CCIE
5 38 (11.88%) Degree
6 24 (7.50%) CCSP
7 21 (6.56%) CCIP
8 16 (5.00%) CCSA
9 12 (3.75%) CCVP
9 12 (3.75%) CISSP
9 12 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (3.13%) JNCIA
10 10 (3.13%) MCSE
10 10 (3.13%) SC Cleared
10 10 (3.13%) Security Cleared
11 7 (2.19%) CCDP
11 7 (2.19%) MCP
12 5 (1.56%) CEH
12 5 (1.56%) SANS
13 4 (1.25%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (2.50%) SLA
3 7 (2.19%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.63%) QA
5 1 (0.31%) SAS 70
System Software
1 53 (16.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (12.81%) Active Directory
3 15 (4.69%) Hyper-V
4 10 (3.13%) vSphere
5 6 (1.88%) XenApp
6 5 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (1.25%) iptables
7 4 (1.25%) ISA Server
7 4 (1.25%) NDS
7 4 (1.25%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 4 (1.25%) Squid
7 4 (1.25%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (0.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (0.94%) Snort
9 2 (0.63%) Firmware
9 2 (0.63%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.63%) XenServer
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.31%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (2.19%) Backup Exec
1 7 (2.19%) Nagios
2 6 (1.88%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (1.88%) Cisco UCCX
3 5 (1.56%) Cacti
3 5 (1.56%) SmokePing
3 5 (1.56%) WSUS
4 4 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.25%) Puppet
4 4 (1.25%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (0.94%) cPanel
5 3 (0.94%) Plesk
5 3 (0.94%) RSA Archer
6 2 (0.63%) DameWare
6 2 (0.63%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.63%) SCCM
7 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 210 (65.63%) Cisco
2 115 (35.94%) Juniper
3 76 (23.75%) VMware
4 69 (21.56%) CheckPoint
5 67 (20.94%) Microsoft
6 32 (10.00%) F5
7 31 (9.69%) Citrix
8 24 (7.50%) HP
9 20 (6.25%) Ericsson
10 19 (5.94%) Redback
11 16 (5.00%) Palo Alto
12 14 (4.38%) Red Hat
13 13 (4.06%) Brocade
14 12 (3.75%) Apple
15 11 (3.44%) Riverbed
16 10 (3.13%) SolarWinds
17 9 (2.81%) Forcepoint
18 8 (2.50%) Huawei
18 8 (2.50%) Intel
19 7 (2.19%) Siebel
Bracknell, Berkshire
Dell Direct
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £300 - £400 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Unspecified Excellent compensation package
Posted: 8 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Polycom
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bracknell
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Avco Systems
Salary: From £22,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Berkshire
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago