The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 55 48 37
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Permanent jobs citing VPN 21 17 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 3.66% 3.46% 5.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.05% 9.29% 18.47%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 27
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -41.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £23,600 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £55,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
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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 Bracknell region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
209 183 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 36.47% 37.20% 31.98%
Number of salaries quoted 115 132 130
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,050 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within 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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Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram in Bracknell

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 27 (84.38%) Firewall
2 21 (65.63%) TCP/IP
2 21 (65.63%) Network Security
3 19 (59.38%) Cisco
4 18 (56.25%) Juniper
5 17 (53.13%) IPsec
6 12 (37.50%) SSL
7 11 (34.38%) DNS
8 9 (28.13%) WAN
9 8 (25.00%) VoIP
9 8 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (21.88%) F5
10 7 (21.88%) WLAN
10 7 (21.88%) Telecoms
10 7 (21.88%) OSPF
10 7 (21.88%) BGP
11 6 (18.75%) Avaya
11 6 (18.75%) MPLS
11 6 (18.75%) HP
11 6 (18.75%) SMTP
11 6 (18.75%) Windows
11 6 (18.75%) VMware
11 6 (18.75%) Network Design
11 6 (18.75%) Marketing
11 6 (18.75%) Degree
12 5 (15.63%) Load Balancing
12 5 (15.63%) BIG-IP
12 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (15.63%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (15.63%) ATM

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Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (9.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (84.38%) Firewall
2 21 (65.63%) TCP/IP
2 21 (65.63%) Network Security
3 17 (53.13%) IPsec
4 12 (37.50%) SSL
5 11 (34.38%) DNS
6 9 (28.13%) WAN
7 8 (25.00%) VoIP
7 8 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (21.88%) OSPF
8 7 (21.88%) BGP
8 7 (21.88%) WLAN
9 6 (18.75%) SMTP
9 6 (18.75%) MPLS
10 5 (15.63%) DSL
10 5 (15.63%) BIG-IP
10 5 (15.63%) Ethernet
10 5 (15.63%) ATM
11 4 (12.50%) VLAN
11 4 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.13%) MySQL
General
1 7 (21.88%) Telecoms
2 6 (18.75%) Marketing
3 3 (9.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Network Engineer
2 11 (34.38%) Support Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Network Security Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Security Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Network Support
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Support
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco Support
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Network Team Leader
6 1 (3.13%) Network Security Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Solutions Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) NOC Manager
6 1 (3.13%) ITSM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) HTML
1 1 (3.13%) Web Services
1 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Handset
1 3 (9.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Network Design
2 5 (15.63%) Load Balancing
3 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (9.38%) CRM
3 3 (9.38%) Information Security
4 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
4 2 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (3.13%) Web Development
5 1 (3.13%) SIEM
5 1 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.13%) Content Management
5 1 (3.13%) OOD
5 1 (3.13%) Service Management
5 1 (3.13%) ITSM
5 1 (3.13%) Workflow
5 1 (3.13%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) CCNA
2 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.25%) CCNP
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.25%) VMware Server
5 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 19 (59.38%) Cisco
2 18 (56.25%) Juniper
3 7 (21.88%) F5
4 6 (18.75%) VMware
4 6 (18.75%) HP
4 6 (18.75%) Avaya
5 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
5 3 (9.38%) Mitel
5 3 (9.38%) McAfee
6 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (3.13%) Symantec
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle
7 1 (3.13%) Qualys
7 1 (3.13%) Proofpoint
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