The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 55 50 57
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs citing VPN 5 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.32% 1.69% 3.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.63% 4.84% 8.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 14
Median salary £61,250 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.36% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £38,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £72,200 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £39,500 £36,947
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +6.90%
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Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
108 124 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 28.57% 34.93% 37.86%
Number of salaries quoted 88 102 134
Median salary £47,500 £38,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.37% -14.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

VPN Salary Trend in Bracknell

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for VPN.

1 17 (77.27%) WAN
2 14 (63.64%) Firewall
3 12 (54.55%) Cisco
4 11 (50.00%) LAN
4 11 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (45.45%) CCNA
6 9 (40.91%) ITIL
7 8 (36.36%) Juniper
8 7 (31.82%) CCNP
8 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
9 5 (22.73%) Siebel
9 5 (22.73%) Broadband
9 5 (22.73%) ISDN
9 5 (22.73%) MPLS
9 5 (22.73%) Marketing
9 5 (22.73%) Business Development
9 5 (22.73%) VPLS
9 5 (22.73%) Network Security
9 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
9 5 (22.73%) Product Management
9 5 (22.73%) Skype for Business
9 5 (22.73%) Unified Communications
9 5 (22.73%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (22.73%) Presales
10 4 (18.18%) Brand Awareness
10 4 (18.18%) Structured Cabling
10 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
10 4 (18.18%) Degree
10 4 (18.18%) JNCIA
10 4 (18.18%) Wireless

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Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 5 (22.73%) Skype for Business
2 2 (9.09%) Apache
2 2 (9.09%) IIS
2 2 (9.09%) nginx
2 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) SaaS
2 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (77.27%) WAN
2 14 (63.64%) Firewall
3 11 (50.00%) LAN
4 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
5 5 (22.73%) Broadband
5 5 (22.73%) ISDN
5 5 (22.73%) MPLS
5 5 (22.73%) Network Security
5 5 (22.73%) Unified Communications
5 5 (22.73%) VPLS
6 4 (18.18%) Ethernet
6 4 (18.18%) Structured Cabling
6 4 (18.18%) Wireless
7 2 (9.09%) SSL
8 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (4.55%) Skype
8 1 (4.55%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Ant
General
1 5 (22.73%) Marketing
2 4 (18.18%) Brand Awareness
2 4 (18.18%) Legal
3 2 (9.09%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.55%) Electronics
4 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Network Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Business Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Juniper Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco Support
4 2 (9.09%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Firewall Support
4 2 (9.09%) LAN Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Network Support
4 2 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Security Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 2 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 2 (9.09%) Driving Licence
1 2 (9.09%) e-Health
1 2 (9.09%) Statistics
2 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) CentOS
2 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) Business Development
2 5 (22.73%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (22.73%) Presales
2 5 (22.73%) Product Management
3 3 (13.64%) ITSM
4 2 (9.09%) Capacity Management
4 2 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (9.09%) Change Control
4 2 (9.09%) Change Management
4 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 2 (9.09%) High Availability
4 2 (9.09%) Identity Management
4 2 (9.09%) Kernel Tuning
4 2 (9.09%) Network Design
4 2 (9.09%) Patch Management
4 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 2 (9.09%) Service Management
4 2 (9.09%) SIEM
4 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
1 2 (9.09%) Java
1 2 (9.09%) Perl
1 2 (9.09%) Python
1 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (45.45%) CCNA
3 7 (31.82%) CCNP
4 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
5 4 (18.18%) CCDP
5 4 (18.18%) Degree
5 4 (18.18%) JNCIA
5 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 3 (13.64%) DV Cleared
6 3 (13.64%) JNCIE
7 2 (9.09%) CISSP
7 2 (9.09%) JNCIP
7 2 (9.09%) JNCIS
8 1 (4.55%) A+ Certification
8 1 (4.55%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Ansible
1 2 (9.09%) Nagios
1 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Cisco
2 8 (36.36%) Juniper
3 5 (22.73%) Siebel
4 3 (13.64%) F5
5 2 (9.09%) 3Com
5 2 (9.09%) Northgate
5 2 (9.09%) Palo Alto
5 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
5 2 (9.09%) Splunk
5 2 (9.09%) VMware
6 1 (4.55%) Citrix
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle
6 1 (4.55%) Proofpoint
6 1 (4.55%) Qualys
6 1 (4.55%) SAP
6 1 (4.55%) Symantec