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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 98 119 86
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -33
Permanent jobs citing VPN 38 18 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.64% 0.81% 2.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.41% 5.00% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 31 17 36
Average salary £47,500 £29,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.66% -25.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,250 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
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
404 360 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.47% 16.27% 19.86%
Number of salaries quoted 305 305 327
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 +1 16 £45,000 +38.46%
High Wycombe +8 11 £60,000 +122.22% 2
Beaconsfield - 6 £45,000 -
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 42 (46.15%) LAN
2 41 (45.05%) Firewall
3 40 (43.96%) WAN
4 38 (41.76%) Cisco
5 36 (39.56%) Windows
6 34 (37.36%) CCNP
6 34 (37.36%) Cisco Certification
7 33 (36.26%) DNS
8 25 (27.47%) Wireless
8 25 (27.47%) Microsoft
9 24 (26.37%) TCP/IP
10 22 (24.18%) DHCP
11 18 (19.78%) VLAN
12 16 (17.58%) IPsec
13 15 (16.48%) Linux
13 15 (16.48%) SSL
13 15 (16.48%) OSPF
14 14 (15.38%) Telecoms
14 14 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
15 13 (14.29%) Load Balancing
15 13 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
15 13 (14.29%) Service Delivery
15 13 (14.29%) MPLS
15 13 (14.29%) BGP
15 13 (14.29%) SLA
15 13 (14.29%) MS Office
15 13 (14.29%) MS Exchange
16 12 (13.19%) Active Directory
16 12 (13.19%) VMware
16 12 (13.19%) Information Security

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 13 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.40%) nginx
3 4 (4.40%) Apache
4 3 (3.30%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.30%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (2.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (14.29%) MS Office
2 8 (8.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) MFGPRO
1 2 (2.20%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.10%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (46.15%) LAN
2 41 (45.05%) Firewall
3 40 (43.96%) WAN
4 33 (36.26%) DNS
5 25 (27.47%) Wireless
6 24 (26.37%) TCP/IP
7 22 (24.18%) DHCP
8 18 (19.78%) VLAN
9 16 (17.58%) IPsec
10 15 (16.48%) SSL
10 15 (16.48%) OSPF
11 14 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
12 13 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
12 13 (14.29%) BGP
12 13 (14.29%) MPLS
13 12 (13.19%) Intrusion Detection
14 11 (12.09%) Network Security
14 11 (12.09%) Wireless Security
14 11 (12.09%) OpenVPN
14 11 (12.09%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.40%) MySQL
2 1 (1.10%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.10%) Redis
2 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Subversion
1 4 (4.40%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.10%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.10%) JIRA
3 1 (1.10%) Selenium
3 1 (1.10%) Fiddler
General
1 14 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 11 (12.09%) Finance
3 1 (1.10%) Games
3 1 (1.10%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (36.26%) Network Engineer
2 17 (18.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (13.19%) Security Engineer
4 9 (9.89%) Design Engineer
5 8 (8.79%) Senior Network Engineer
5 8 (8.79%) Analyst
6 7 (7.69%) Architect
6 7 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 7 (7.69%) Network Design Engineer
7 6 (6.59%) Desktop Analyst
7 6 (6.59%) Network Architect
7 6 (6.59%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (6.59%) Systems Manager
8 5 (5.49%) Desktop Support
9 4 (4.40%) Network Security Engineer
10 3 (3.30%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (3.30%) Network Support Engineer
10 3 (3.30%) Cisco Engineer
10 3 (3.30%) Network Support
10 3 (3.30%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.40%) LAMP
2 2 (2.20%) EDI
3 1 (1.10%) MAPI
3 1 (1.10%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.19%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.59%) Replication
2 6 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.49%) Blackberry
4 4 (4.40%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (3.30%) FMCG
6 2 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.20%) e-Health
7 1 (1.10%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 36 (39.56%) Windows
2 15 (16.48%) Linux
3 6 (6.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (6.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (3.30%) Android
4 3 (3.30%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.20%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.20%) UNIX
6 1 (1.10%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.10%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (14.29%) Service Delivery
1 13 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 12 (13.19%) Incident Management
2 12 (13.19%) Information Security
2 12 (13.19%) WAN Optimisation
2 12 (13.19%) Kalman Filter
3 11 (12.09%) Coaching
3 11 (12.09%) Database Security
3 11 (12.09%) Network Monitoring
4 10 (10.99%) Network Design
5 8 (8.79%) Information Management
6 7 (7.69%) Network Architecture
7 6 (6.59%) SIEM
7 6 (6.59%) Knowledge Management
8 5 (5.49%) Web Development
8 5 (5.49%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (3.30%) Change Management
9 3 (3.30%) Data Protection
9 3 (3.30%) DDoS Mitigation
10 2 (2.20%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.59%) Ruby
2 4 (4.40%) PHP
3 3 (3.30%) SQL
3 3 (3.30%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.10%) C++
Qualifications
1 34 (37.36%) CCNP
1 34 (37.36%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (12.09%) GIAC
2 11 (12.09%) CISSP
2 11 (12.09%) CEH
3 9 (9.89%) Degree
4 8 (8.79%) SC Cleared
4 8 (8.79%) Security Cleared
4 8 (8.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (6.59%) DV Cleared
5 6 (6.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (5.49%) CCNA
7 4 (4.40%) MCSE
8 2 (2.20%) CCSA
9 1 (1.10%) ISEB
9 1 (1.10%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.10%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.10%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 12 (13.19%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.49%) Hyper-V
2 5 (5.49%) FreeRADIUS
3 3 (3.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.30%) XenApp
4 2 (2.20%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.20%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.10%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (10.99%) Nagios
2 6 (6.59%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (5.49%) Puppet
3 5 (5.49%) Opsview
4 2 (2.20%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (2.20%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.10%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (41.76%) Cisco
2 25 (27.47%) Microsoft
3 12 (13.19%) VMware
3 12 (13.19%) Riverbed
3 12 (13.19%) SolarWinds
4 8 (8.79%) CheckPoint
5 6 (6.59%) Computacenter
6 5 (5.49%) HP
6 5 (5.49%) Citrix
7 4 (4.40%) Avaya
8 3 (3.30%) Juniper
8 3 (3.30%) Dell
8 3 (3.30%) EMC
8 3 (3.30%) Sun
8 3 (3.30%) CommVault
8 3 (3.30%) Brocade
8 3 (3.30%) Meraki
9 2 (2.20%) Cognos
9 2 (2.20%) Remedy
9 2 (2.20%) Huawei
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Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Marlow
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Princes Risborough
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
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