The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 99 113 113
Rank change year-on-year
+14 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 20 32 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.31% 1.42% 1.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.29% 8.38% 7.12%
Number of salaries quoted 20 27 17
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +122.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,100 £28,600 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £65,000 £51,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £39,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.32% +9.72%
VPN
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
318 382 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 20.83% 16.94% 16.17%
Number of salaries quoted 249 282 254
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

VPN
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VPN Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

VPN
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

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

VPN Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

VPN
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
High Wycombe -6 15 £65,000 +4.00% 1
Milton Keynes +19 4 £44,500 -1.11% 3
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 34 (61.82%) LAN
2 30 (54.55%) Cisco
3 28 (50.91%) Firewall
4 24 (43.64%) CCNP
4 24 (43.64%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (41.82%) CheckPoint
5 23 (41.82%) Windows
6 20 (36.36%) WAN
6 20 (36.36%) Network Security
7 19 (34.55%) Cisco ASA
8 18 (32.73%) Telecoms
9 15 (27.27%) Finance
9 15 (27.27%) OSPF
10 14 (25.45%) MPLS
11 13 (23.64%) VMware
11 13 (23.64%) BGP
11 13 (23.64%) Microsoft
11 13 (23.64%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (21.82%) Unified Communications
12 12 (21.82%) Avaya
12 12 (21.82%) DNS
13 11 (20.00%) DHCP
13 11 (20.00%) MS Excel
13 11 (20.00%) Wireless
13 11 (20.00%) IPsec
13 11 (20.00%) Windows Server
14 10 (18.18%) Aruba
15 9 (16.36%) Linux
15 9 (16.36%) Hyper-V
15 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2008

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 7 (12.73%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.64%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.82%) Apache
5 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.82%) nginx
Applications
1 11 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.09%) MS Office
3 3 (5.45%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.91%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.82%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 34 (61.82%) LAN
2 28 (50.91%) Firewall
3 20 (36.36%) Network Security
3 20 (36.36%) WAN
4 19 (34.55%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (27.27%) OSPF
6 14 (25.45%) MPLS
7 13 (23.64%) BGP
8 12 (21.82%) DNS
8 12 (21.82%) Unified Communications
9 11 (20.00%) DHCP
9 11 (20.00%) IPsec
9 11 (20.00%) Wireless
10 8 (14.55%) SSL
11 7 (12.73%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (12.73%) Internet
12 6 (10.91%) BIG-IP
12 6 (10.91%) TCP/IP
13 4 (7.27%) VLAN
13 4 (7.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) MySQL
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 18 (32.73%) Telecoms
2 15 (27.27%) Finance
3 4 (7.27%) Marketing
4 3 (5.45%) Electronics
4 3 (5.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (25.45%) Architect
1 14 (25.45%) Network Architect
2 10 (18.18%) Network Engineer
2 10 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (12.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) Cisco Architect
4 5 (9.09%) Cisco Network Architect
4 5 (9.09%) Consultant
4 5 (9.09%) Network Consultant
4 5 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (5.45%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Information Security Specialist
6 3 (5.45%) Information Specialist
6 3 (5.45%) Security Specialist
6 3 (5.45%) Telecoms Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.82%) CSS
2 1 (1.82%) HTML
2 1 (1.82%) J2EE
2 1 (1.82%) LAMP
2 1 (1.82%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (1.82%) Middleware
2 1 (1.82%) Node.js
2 1 (1.82%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (10.91%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.27%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (41.82%) Windows
2 11 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 9 (16.36%) Linux
3 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (12.73%) Windows 7
5 6 (10.91%) CentOS
6 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.64%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.82%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.82%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (12.73%) Ethical Hacking
1 7 (12.73%) Information Security
1 7 (12.73%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (9.09%) Network Design
2 5 (9.09%) Project Management
3 4 (7.27%) Change Management
3 4 (7.27%) Fault Analysis
4 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (5.45%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (5.45%) ITIL
4 3 (5.45%) Programme Management
5 2 (3.64%) Network Architecture
5 2 (3.64%) Process Management
5 2 (3.64%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.64%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (3.64%) Workflow
6 1 (1.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.82%) Marketing Automation
6 1 (1.82%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (1.82%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.82%) PHP
1 1 (1.82%) Ruby
1 1 (1.82%) SQL
1 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (43.64%) CCNP
1 24 (43.64%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (14.55%) SC Cleared
2 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
3 5 (9.09%) CCNA
4 3 (5.45%) CCNP Voice
4 3 (5.45%) CCVP
4 3 (5.45%) HP ASE
4 3 (5.45%) HP MASE
5 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.82%) CCIE
6 1 (1.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (10.91%) QA
3 4 (7.27%) SLA
4 3 (5.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (23.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (16.36%) Hyper-V
3 8 (14.55%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (12.73%) Forefront TMG
5 6 (10.91%) Active Directory
5 6 (10.91%) Squid
6 2 (3.64%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.82%) KVM
7 1 (1.82%) oVirt
7 1 (1.82%) Postfix
7 1 (1.82%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (1.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (54.55%) Cisco
2 23 (41.82%) CheckPoint
3 13 (23.64%) Microsoft
3 13 (23.64%) VMware
4 12 (21.82%) Avaya
5 10 (18.18%) Aruba
6 8 (14.55%) HP
7 7 (12.73%) Aerohive Networks
7 7 (12.73%) F5
7 7 (12.73%) Meraki
8 4 (7.27%) Citrix
9 3 (5.45%) Juniper
9 3 (5.45%) SAP
9 3 (5.45%) SonicWALL
9 3 (5.45%) WatchGuard
10 2 (3.64%) Palo Alto
11 1 (1.82%) Apple
11 1 (1.82%) Google
11 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (1.82%) Wyse
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 23 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 23 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 23 days ago