The first table below looks at the demand for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 115 92 76
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -16
Permanent jobs citing VPN 19 41 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.89% 2.06% 2.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.31% 10.35% 12.36%
Number of salaries quoted 15 34 39
Average salary £32,000 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.41% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £63,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
358 396 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.80% 19.87% 23.21%
Number of salaries quoted 284 311 379
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VPN
South East

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 July 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

VPN
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
High Wycombe -13 7 £22,500 -43.75%
Milton Keynes -17 5 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Aylesbury -8 2 £60,000 +71.42% 1
Marlow - 2 £25,000 -
Iver - 1 £55,000 -
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 24 (57.14%) Firewall
2 20 (47.62%) Windows
3 14 (33.33%) LAN
3 14 (33.33%) WAN
4 12 (28.57%) Cisco
4 12 (28.57%) MPLS
5 11 (26.19%) VMware
5 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
5 11 (26.19%) TCP/IP
6 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (23.81%) Telecoms
6 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (21.43%) Windows 7
7 9 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (19.05%) SLA
8 8 (19.05%) VoIP
8 8 (19.05%) SQL
8 8 (19.05%) Wireless
9 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 7 (16.67%) ITIL
9 7 (16.67%) CCNP
9 7 (16.67%) Internet
10 6 (14.29%) BGP
10 6 (14.29%) Juniper
10 6 (14.29%) CCNA
10 6 (14.29%) Windows XP
10 6 (14.29%) MS Exchange
10 6 (14.29%) MS Office
10 6 (14.29%) OSPF
11 5 (11.90%) MS Excel

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 6 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.76%) Lync
3 2 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.38%) CICS
4 1 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.38%) IIS
4 1 (2.38%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Office
2 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (57.14%) Firewall
2 14 (33.33%) LAN
2 14 (33.33%) WAN
3 12 (28.57%) MPLS
4 11 (26.19%) TCP/IP
5 8 (19.05%) VoIP
5 8 (19.05%) Wireless
6 7 (16.67%) Internet
7 6 (14.29%) OSPF
7 6 (14.29%) BGP
8 5 (11.90%) SAN
8 5 (11.90%) Broadband
8 5 (11.90%) ISDN
8 5 (11.90%) DHCP
8 5 (11.90%) VPLS
9 4 (9.52%) VLAN
9 4 (9.52%) IPsec
9 4 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (9.52%) xDSL
9 4 (9.52%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.38%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.38%) Rational Rose
General
1 10 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 5 (11.90%) Marketing
3 4 (9.52%) Retail
4 2 (4.76%) French Language
4 2 (4.76%) Back Office
4 2 (4.76%) Publishing
5 1 (2.38%) Finance
5 1 (2.38%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Network Engineer
2 7 (16.67%) Consultant
3 5 (11.90%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 4 (9.52%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (9.52%) Support Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) IT Support
5 3 (7.14%) Help Desk Supervisor
5 3 (7.14%) Network Support
5 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (7.14%) Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) PC Support
6 2 (4.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Cisco Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Technical Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Support Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) JSON
1 2 (4.76%) Qt
2 1 (2.38%) jQuery
2 1 (2.38%) COM
2 1 (2.38%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.76%) Streaming Video
2 2 (4.76%) Clustering
2 2 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.38%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.38%) Social Media
3 1 (2.38%) PKI
3 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (47.62%) Windows
2 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (21.43%) Windows 7
4 6 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (9.52%) Linux
6 4 (9.52%) Android
7 2 (4.76%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.38%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (2.38%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.67%) ITIL
2 5 (11.90%) Load Balancing
2 5 (11.90%) Product Marketing
2 5 (11.90%) Product Management
3 2 (4.76%) Network Management
3 2 (4.76%) Network Design
3 2 (4.76%) Change Control
3 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
3 2 (4.76%) Migration
3 2 (4.76%) Project Management
4 1 (2.38%) CMMI
4 1 (2.38%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.38%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (2.38%) Risk Management
4 1 (2.38%) Workflow
4 1 (2.38%) Information Security
4 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.38%) UML
4 1 (2.38%) Supplier Management
4 1 (2.38%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.05%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.38%) JCL
2 1 (2.38%) COBOL
2 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (16.67%) CCNP
3 6 (14.29%) CCNA
4 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (9.52%) Degree
6 3 (7.14%) MCDST
7 2 (4.76%) CCIE
8 1 (2.38%) MCTS
8 1 (2.38%) MCITP
8 1 (2.38%) GIAC
8 1 (2.38%) CEH
8 1 (2.38%) CISSP
8 1 (2.38%) MCSE
8 1 (2.38%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) VMware Server
1 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.14%) XenApp
3 3 (7.14%) VMware ESX
3 3 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.38%) vSphere
4 1 (2.38%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.38%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) Cisco
2 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
2 11 (26.19%) VMware
3 6 (14.29%) Juniper
4 5 (11.90%) HP
5 4 (9.52%) Citrix
6 3 (7.14%) CheckPoint
6 3 (7.14%) NetApp
7 2 (4.76%) Adobe
7 2 (4.76%) Apple
7 2 (4.76%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.38%) Huawei
8 1 (2.38%) Polycom
8 1 (2.38%) Dell
8 1 (2.38%) EMC
8 1 (2.38%) Symantec
8 1 (2.38%) Mitel
8 1 (2.38%) IBM
8 1 (2.38%) Siemens
8 1 (2.38%) Lotus
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
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