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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 52 46 68
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +22
Permanent jobs citing VPN 4 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.26% 2.21% 1.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.35% 7.41% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 8
Median salary £42,500 £53,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.81% +57.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £72,250 £38,700
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
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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
92 108 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 28.93% 29.83% 37.96%
Number of salaries quoted 81 83 97
Median salary £45,000 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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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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Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Bracknell

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 13 (76.47%) WAN
2 11 (64.71%) LAN
2 11 (64.71%) ITIL
2 11 (64.71%) Firewall
3 9 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (52.94%) Cisco
4 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
4 8 (47.06%) CCNA
5 6 (35.29%) Windows
6 5 (29.41%) Juniper
6 5 (29.41%) VMware
7 4 (23.53%) ITSM
7 4 (23.53%) CCNP
7 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
7 4 (23.53%) Broadband
7 4 (23.53%) ISDN
7 4 (23.53%) Finance
7 4 (23.53%) Degree
7 4 (23.53%) Network Security
7 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
7 4 (23.53%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (17.65%) Structured Cabling
8 3 (17.65%) Kernel Tuning
8 3 (17.65%) Splunk
8 3 (17.65%) Change Control
8 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (17.65%) nginx
8 3 (17.65%) SaaS
8 3 (17.65%) SolarWinds
8 3 (17.65%) Skype for Business

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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 3 (17.65%) Apache
1 3 (17.65%) IIS
1 3 (17.65%) nginx
1 3 (17.65%) Skype for Business
1 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) SaaS
2 2 (11.76%) Office 365
3 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (5.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) WAN
2 11 (64.71%) Firewall
2 11 (64.71%) LAN
3 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
4 4 (23.53%) Broadband
4 4 (23.53%) ISDN
4 4 (23.53%) Network Security
5 3 (17.65%) Skype
5 3 (17.65%) Structured Cabling
5 3 (17.65%) Wireless
6 2 (11.76%) DHCP
6 2 (11.76%) DNS
7 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (5.88%) LDAP
7 1 (5.88%) MPLS
7 1 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
7 1 (5.88%) VoIP
7 1 (5.88%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Ant
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Electronics
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Network Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Support
4 2 (11.76%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Firewall Support
4 2 (11.76%) IT Technician
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Network Support
4 2 (11.76%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Service Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Technician
4 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) VMWare Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
1 2 (11.76%) Driving Licence
1 2 (11.76%) e-Health
1 2 (11.76%) Statistics
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (11.76%) CentOS
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) ITSM
2 4 (23.53%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (17.65%) Change Control
3 3 (17.65%) Kernel Tuning
3 3 (17.65%) Service Management
3 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.76%) Capacity Management
4 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (11.76%) Change Management
4 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.76%) High Availability
4 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.76%) Network Design
4 2 (11.76%) Patch Management
4 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.88%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.88%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Java
1 3 (17.65%) Shell Script
2 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
2 2 (11.76%) Perl
2 2 (11.76%) Python
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (47.06%) CCNA
3 4 (23.53%) CCNP
3 4 (23.53%) Degree
3 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
4 3 (17.65%) CCDP
4 3 (17.65%) DV Cleared
4 3 (17.65%) MCP
4 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
5 2 (11.76%) JNCIA
5 2 (11.76%) JNCIE
5 2 (11.76%) JNCIP
5 2 (11.76%) JNCIS
5 2 (11.76%) MCITP
5 2 (11.76%) MCSA
5 2 (11.76%) MCSE
5 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (5.88%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Nagios
2 2 (11.76%) Ansible
2 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (5.88%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Cisco
2 5 (29.41%) Juniper
2 5 (29.41%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
3 3 (17.65%) SolarWinds
3 3 (17.65%) Splunk
4 2 (11.76%) 3Com
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix
4 2 (11.76%) F5
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) Northgate
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle
4 2 (11.76%) Symantec
5 1 (5.88%) Dynatrace
5 1 (5.88%) SAP
5 1 (5.88%) Siebel