The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 63 110 91
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -19
Permanent jobs citing VPN 67 22 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.91% 1.16% 1.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.69% 6.20% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 67 21 26
Median salary £35,936 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.16% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,780 £28,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £70,000 £46,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
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South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
251 355 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 14.65% 18.72% 15.49%
Number of salaries quoted 218 327 228
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,966 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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Salary Trend in Bristol

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

VPN Salary Trend in Bristol

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Salary Histogram in Bristol

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

VPN Salary Histogram in Bristol

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

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 Bristol region with a requirement for VPN.

1 84 (73.68%) Cisco
2 83 (72.81%) Firewall
3 63 (55.26%) Windows
4 54 (47.37%) DNS
4 54 (47.37%) Data Centre
5 53 (46.49%) TCP/IP
6 52 (45.61%) Linux
7 49 (42.98%) WAN
7 49 (42.98%) Active Directory
7 49 (42.98%) Cisco ASA
8 44 (38.60%) Microsoft
8 44 (38.60%) CheckPoint
8 44 (38.60%) MPLS
9 43 (37.72%) VoIP
10 41 (35.96%) VMware
11 40 (35.09%) LAN
12 37 (32.46%) SMTP
12 37 (32.46%) VMware Infrastructure
13 34 (29.82%) Broadband
14 29 (25.44%) ITIL
15 27 (23.68%) SQL
16 25 (21.93%) Wireless
16 25 (21.93%) NetScreen
17 24 (21.05%) SLA
17 24 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
18 21 (18.42%) HP
19 20 (17.54%) Telecoms
20 19 (16.67%) Windows Server
21 18 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
22 17 (14.91%) Windows Server 2012

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Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 14 (12.28%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.75%) Apache
3 2 (1.75%) IIS
3 2 (1.75%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (14.04%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.89%) MS Visio
3 6 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.39%) Office 365
2 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 83 (72.81%) Firewall
2 54 (47.37%) DNS
3 53 (46.49%) TCP/IP
4 49 (42.98%) Cisco ASA
4 49 (42.98%) WAN
5 44 (38.60%) MPLS
6 43 (37.72%) VoIP
7 40 (35.09%) LAN
8 37 (32.46%) SMTP
9 34 (29.82%) Broadband
10 25 (21.93%) NetScreen
10 25 (21.93%) Wireless
11 18 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
12 17 (14.91%) ADSL
13 16 (14.04%) SSL
14 15 (13.16%) DHCP
15 13 (11.40%) 3G
15 13 (11.40%) SAN
16 11 (9.65%) NAS
16 11 (9.65%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (8.77%) SQL Server 2012
2 10 (8.77%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (1.75%) ActiveReports
3 2 (1.75%) MySQL
4 1 (0.88%) GIS
General
1 20 (17.54%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.88%) Finance
2 1 (0.88%) Games
2 1 (0.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 63 (55.26%) Network Engineer
2 21 (18.42%) Cisco Engineer
2 21 (18.42%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 15 (13.16%) Support Engineer
4 12 (10.53%) Windows Engineer
5 11 (9.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (8.77%) Active Directory Engineer
6 10 (8.77%) Junior
6 10 (8.77%) Server Engineer
6 10 (8.77%) Windows Server Engineer
7 9 (7.89%) Analyst
7 9 (7.89%) Junior Network Engineer
8 8 (7.02%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (6.14%) Network Manager
9 7 (6.14%) Network Support
9 7 (6.14%) Network Support Engineer
10 6 (5.26%) Junior Cisco Engineer
10 6 (5.26%) Junior Cisco Network Engineer
10 6 (5.26%) Network Team Leader
10 6 (5.26%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.63%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 54 (47.37%) Data Centre
2 15 (13.16%) Computer Science
2 15 (13.16%) Management Information System
3 12 (10.53%) Clustering
4 11 (9.65%) Driving Licence
5 7 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (5.26%) PKI
6 6 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.75%) IPTV
7 2 (1.75%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.88%) Cybercrime
8 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.88%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.88%) iPad
8 1 (0.88%) iPhone
8 1 (0.88%) Replication
8 1 (0.88%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.88%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.88%) User Experience
8 1 (0.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 63 (55.26%) Windows
2 52 (45.61%) Linux
3 19 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 17 (14.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (7.89%) Windows 7
7 6 (5.26%) Windows 10
8 4 (3.51%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.75%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.88%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.88%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (25.44%) ITIL
2 16 (14.04%) ITIL V3
3 13 (11.40%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (11.40%) Information Security
3 13 (11.40%) Network Management
4 12 (10.53%) Change Management
4 12 (10.53%) Security Management
5 11 (9.65%) Service Management
6 10 (8.77%) Change Control
6 10 (8.77%) Information Security Management
6 10 (8.77%) ISMS
6 10 (8.77%) Patch Management
7 8 (7.02%) Network Load Balancing
8 7 (6.14%) Service Delivery
9 6 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (5.26%) High Availability
9 6 (5.26%) Network Design
10 5 (4.39%) ITSM
10 5 (4.39%) Load Balancing
10 5 (4.39%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 27 (23.68%) SQL
2 4 (3.51%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.75%) C++
3 2 (1.75%) Java
3 2 (1.75%) PHP
4 1 (0.88%) Perl
4 1 (0.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (14.91%) Degree
3 13 (11.40%) CCNA
4 10 (8.77%) CCNP
5 8 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (5.26%) MCSE
6 6 (5.26%) SC Cleared
6 6 (5.26%) Security Cleared
7 5 (4.39%) CCDP
8 4 (3.51%) CCSP
8 4 (3.51%) JNCIA
9 2 (1.75%) DBS Check
9 2 (1.75%) MCITP
10 1 (0.88%) CCIE
10 1 (0.88%) CISSP
10 1 (0.88%) CompTIA Security+
10 1 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.88%) LPIC
10 1 (0.88%) MCSA
10 1 (0.88%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (21.05%) SLA
2 4 (3.51%) QA
3 2 (1.75%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 49 (42.98%) Active Directory
2 37 (32.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (12.28%) Hyper-V
4 12 (10.53%) Terminal Services
5 11 (9.65%) Firmware
6 3 (2.63%) vSphere
6 3 (2.63%) XenApp
7 2 (1.75%) XenServer
8 1 (0.88%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.88%) NFS
8 1 (0.88%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 7 (6.14%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (2.63%) WSUS
3 2 (1.75%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.88%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.88%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.88%) MOM
4 1 (0.88%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.88%) SCCM
4 1 (0.88%) SCOM
4 1 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 84 (73.68%) Cisco
2 44 (38.60%) CheckPoint
2 44 (38.60%) Microsoft
3 41 (35.96%) VMware
4 21 (18.42%) HP
5 16 (14.04%) Citrix
6 15 (13.16%) Juniper
7 14 (12.28%) F5
8 13 (11.40%) Palo Alto
8 13 (11.40%) SolarWinds
9 11 (9.65%) IronPort
10 10 (8.77%) CommVault
11 8 (7.02%) IBM
12 7 (6.14%) Avaya
12 7 (6.14%) CA
12 7 (6.14%) Nokia
13 6 (5.26%) Meraki
14 4 (3.51%) NetScout
15 2 (1.75%) Dell
15 2 (1.75%) Google
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