The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 99 96 77
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -19
Permanent jobs citing VPN 17 26 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.97% 1.41% 3.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.14% 7.58% 13.42%
Number of salaries quoted 15 23 56
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £45,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,750
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +4.89%
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
277 343 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.76% 18.63% 22.89%
Number of salaries quoted 202 253 406
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015. 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
Milton Keynes -2 10 £40,000 -11.11% 7
High Wycombe -7 2 £47,500 +72.72% 1
Iver - 1 £47,500 -
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 31 (57.41%) LAN
1 31 (57.41%) WAN
2 24 (44.44%) Windows
3 22 (40.74%) Cisco
4 21 (38.89%) Firewall
5 15 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (25.93%) SQL
7 13 (24.07%) Juniper
7 13 (24.07%) MPLS
7 13 (24.07%) OSPF
8 12 (22.22%) CCNP
8 12 (22.22%) Wireless
9 11 (20.37%) Wi-Fi
9 11 (20.37%) SLA
9 11 (20.37%) BGP
10 10 (18.52%) DWDM
10 10 (18.52%) EIGRP
10 10 (18.52%) X.25
10 10 (18.52%) ATM
10 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
10 10 (18.52%) SDH
10 10 (18.52%) VoIP
10 10 (18.52%) WLAN
10 10 (18.52%) Frame Relay
10 10 (18.52%) Network Design
10 10 (18.52%) xDSL
11 9 (16.67%) VLAN
12 8 (14.81%) Huawei
12 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 5 (9.26%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.85%) Lync
4 1 (1.85%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (57.41%) LAN
1 31 (57.41%) WAN
2 21 (38.89%) Firewall
3 13 (24.07%) MPLS
3 13 (24.07%) OSPF
4 12 (22.22%) Wireless
5 11 (20.37%) Wi-Fi
5 11 (20.37%) BGP
6 10 (18.52%) EIGRP
6 10 (18.52%) SDH
6 10 (18.52%) VoIP
6 10 (18.52%) WLAN
6 10 (18.52%) ATM
6 10 (18.52%) DWDM
6 10 (18.52%) Frame Relay
6 10 (18.52%) xDSL
6 10 (18.52%) X.25
7 9 (16.67%) VLAN
8 6 (11.11%) TCP/IP
9 4 (7.41%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.26%) French Language
2 5 (9.26%) German Language
2 5 (9.26%) Spanish Language
3 4 (7.41%) Italian Language
4 3 (5.56%) Finance
4 3 (5.56%) Banking
5 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (24.07%) Network Engineer
2 10 (18.52%) Architect
2 10 (18.52%) Network Architect
2 10 (18.52%) Network Design Architect
3 8 (14.81%) Analyst
4 7 (12.96%) IT Support
5 5 (9.26%) Help Desk Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Field Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Help Desk Support
7 3 (5.56%) Security Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Voice Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Information Security Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Technical Design Architect
8 2 (3.70%) Network Technical Architect
8 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) EPoS
2 3 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.70%) FMCG
3 2 (3.70%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.85%) CESG
4 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.85%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 24 (44.44%) Windows
2 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (12.96%) Windows XP
4 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (7.41%) Android
5 4 (7.41%) Apple iOS
5 4 (7.41%) Windows 8
6 3 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.52%) Network Design
2 6 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 5 (9.26%) WAN Optimisation
4 4 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (7.41%) Change Control
5 3 (5.56%) Database Security
5 3 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.56%) Information Security
6 2 (3.70%) Change Management
6 2 (3.70%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.85%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (1.85%) ITIL
7 1 (1.85%) ERP
7 1 (1.85%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.85%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.85%) SIEM
7 1 (1.85%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.93%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (22.22%) CCNP
3 4 (7.41%) CCNA
3 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.41%) CISSP
4 3 (5.56%) MCDST
4 3 (5.56%) GIAC
4 3 (5.56%) CEH
5 1 (1.85%) JNCIA
5 1 (1.85%) JNCIS
5 1 (1.85%) CCDP
5 1 (1.85%) MCSE
5 1 (1.85%) CCIE
5 1 (1.85%) Degree
5 1 (1.85%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.37%) SLA
2 3 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.70%) VMware Server
2 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.70%) XenApp
2 2 (3.70%) vSphere
3 1 (1.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (5.56%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.85%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.85%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 22 (40.74%) Cisco
2 13 (24.07%) Juniper
3 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
4 8 (14.81%) Huawei
5 5 (9.26%) Riverbed
6 4 (7.41%) SolarWinds
6 4 (7.41%) VMware
7 2 (3.70%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.70%) Symantec
7 2 (3.70%) HP
7 2 (3.70%) Dell
7 2 (3.70%) Citrix
8 1 (1.85%) Avaya
8 1 (1.85%) IBM
8 1 (1.85%) EMC
8 1 (1.85%) McAfee
8 1 (1.85%) NetApp
8 1 (1.85%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.85%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.85%) Kaspersky
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum £30,000 - £38,000 + Certification Tr
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £29000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago