The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 9 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 8.33% - 3.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.18% - 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £50,000 - £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.75% -1.33%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bicester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
11 32 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 45.83% 78.05% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10 32 8
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £45,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £30,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Bicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Bicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Bicester

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Salary Trend in Bicester

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

VPN Salary Trend in Bicester

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Top 18 Related IT Skills in Bicester

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bicester region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VPN.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL

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Top Related IT Skills in Bicester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bicester region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VPN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec