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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 97 103 96
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs citing VPN 29 19 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.66% 1.07% 1.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.27% 6.67% 7.82%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 25
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,000 £37,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £59,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
313 285 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.89% 16.02% 19.38%
Number of salaries quoted 257 208 278
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 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
(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 +11 11 £60,000 +26.31% 2
Milton Keynes 0 10 £41,500 -2.35% 1
Aylesbury - 2 £38,750 -
Marlow - 1 £26,500 -
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 50 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (62.67%) CCNP
3 37 (49.33%) Firewall
4 35 (46.67%) LAN
5 33 (44.00%) MPLS
6 29 (38.67%) Telecoms
7 28 (37.33%) Wireless
7 28 (37.33%) OSPF
7 28 (37.33%) TCP/IP
8 26 (34.67%) DNS
8 26 (34.67%) DHCP
8 26 (34.67%) BGP
9 24 (32.00%) Cisco
10 23 (30.67%) WAN
11 22 (29.33%) CheckPoint
11 22 (29.33%) VLAN
12 21 (28.00%) Finance
13 18 (24.00%) WLAN
14 16 (21.33%) Windows
14 16 (21.33%) CCNA
15 15 (20.00%) VoIP
15 15 (20.00%) Information Security
15 15 (20.00%) Network Security
15 15 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
16 14 (18.67%) Network Monitoring
16 14 (18.67%) ION Trading
16 14 (18.67%) CEH
16 14 (18.67%) GIAC
16 14 (18.67%) CISSP
16 14 (18.67%) DMZ

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 4 (5.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.33%) Apache
4 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.33%) nginx
4 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (13.33%) MS Office
2 8 (10.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.67%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) SaaS
2 1 (1.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (49.33%) Firewall
2 35 (46.67%) LAN
3 33 (44.00%) MPLS
4 28 (37.33%) OSPF
4 28 (37.33%) TCP/IP
4 28 (37.33%) Wireless
5 26 (34.67%) BGP
5 26 (34.67%) DHCP
5 26 (34.67%) DNS
6 23 (30.67%) WAN
7 22 (29.33%) VLAN
8 18 (24.00%) WLAN
9 15 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
9 15 (20.00%) Network Security
9 15 (20.00%) VoIP
10 14 (18.67%) DMZ
11 12 (16.00%) BIG-IP
11 12 (16.00%) Internet
12 11 (14.67%) Unified Communications
13 10 (13.33%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.33%) MySQL
2 1 (1.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 29 (38.67%) Telecoms
2 21 (28.00%) Finance
3 1 (1.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 20 (26.67%) Architect
2 18 (24.00%) Network Engineer
3 17 (22.67%) Data Network Engineer
4 15 (20.00%) Network Architect
5 14 (18.67%) Network Design Engineer
5 14 (18.67%) Security Engineer
6 13 (17.33%) Wireless Engineer
6 13 (17.33%) Wireless Network Engineer
7 11 (14.67%) IT Engineer
7 11 (14.67%) IT Security Engineer
8 7 (9.33%) Analyst
8 7 (9.33%) Cisco Architect
8 7 (9.33%) Cisco Network Architect
8 7 (9.33%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (8.00%) Cisco Solutions Architect
9 6 (8.00%) Security Architect
9 6 (8.00%) Support Analyst
10 5 (6.67%) Junior Network Administrator
10 5 (6.67%) Network Administrator
10 5 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.00%) .NET
2 1 (1.33%) LAMP
2 1 (1.33%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (1.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (12.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.67%) Telematics
4 4 (5.33%) Client/Server
4 4 (5.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.67%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.67%) iPad
6 1 (1.33%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.33%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.33%) NHS
6 1 (1.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.33%) Windows
2 10 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 8 (10.67%) Linux
4 7 (9.33%) Windows 7
5 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.67%) Unix
7 2 (2.67%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.00%) Information Security
2 14 (18.67%) Network Monitoring
3 11 (14.67%) Kalman Filter
4 10 (13.33%) Database Security
5 9 (12.00%) DDoS Mitigation
6 8 (10.67%) SIEM
6 8 (10.67%) Technical Analysis
7 6 (8.00%) ITIL
7 6 (8.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 5 (6.67%) Change Control
8 5 (6.67%) SDLC
8 5 (6.67%) Web Development
9 4 (5.33%) Network Design
10 3 (4.00%) ERP
10 3 (4.00%) Identity Management
10 3 (4.00%) Load Balancing
10 3 (4.00%) Resource Management
10 3 (4.00%) Service Delivery
10 3 (4.00%) Threat Analysis
10 3 (4.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.67%) Bash Shell
1 5 (6.67%) Python
2 2 (2.67%) Java
3 1 (1.33%) PHP
3 1 (1.33%) Ruby
3 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (62.67%) CCNP
3 16 (21.33%) CCNA
4 14 (18.67%) CEH
4 14 (18.67%) CISSP
4 14 (18.67%) GIAC
5 7 (9.33%) CCDP
5 7 (9.33%) Degree
5 7 (9.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (6.67%) CCSA
6 5 (6.67%) MCSE
7 4 (5.33%) CCDA
7 4 (5.33%) CCIE
8 3 (4.00%) CCIP
8 3 (4.00%) CCSE
8 3 (4.00%) JNCIE
8 3 (4.00%) JNCIP
8 3 (4.00%) SC Cleared
8 3 (4.00%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.67%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (14.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.33%) VMware ESX
2 4 (5.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.67%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.67%) XenApp
4 1 (1.33%) Docker
4 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.33%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.33%) vSphere
4 1 (1.33%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (6.67%) Nagios
1 5 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (6.67%) Opsview
1 5 (6.67%) Puppet
2 4 (5.33%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 24 (32.00%) Cisco
2 22 (29.33%) CheckPoint
3 14 (18.67%) ION Trading
4 13 (17.33%) Avaya
5 11 (14.67%) Microsoft
6 8 (10.67%) Palo Alto
6 8 (10.67%) VMware
7 6 (8.00%) F5
8 5 (6.67%) Intel Security
8 5 (6.67%) WatchGuard
9 4 (5.33%) Citrix
9 4 (5.33%) Fortinet
9 4 (5.33%) JD Edwards
10 3 (4.00%) Juniper
10 3 (4.00%) Symantec
11 2 (2.67%) Computacenter
11 2 (2.67%) HP
11 2 (2.67%) Oracle
12 1 (1.33%) Draytek
12 1 (1.33%) Google
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Posted: Yesterday
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Atech Support
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
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Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benfits
Posted: 16 days ago
Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago