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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 90 84 94
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Permanent jobs citing VPN 30 44 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.50% 2.34% 2.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.23% 11.17% 8.07%
Number of salaries quoted 18 43 30
Average salary £27,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £28,800 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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
325 394 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.28% 20.94% 25.49%
Number of salaries quoted 226 300 411
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,400 £70,000
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 22 September 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 22 September 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
Milton Keynes -1 14 £31,500 -3.07% 3
High Wycombe -11 13 £26,500 -33.75%
Amersham - 1 £27,500 -
Beaconsfield - 1 £40,000 -
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 26 (54.17%) Windows
2 21 (43.75%) Firewall
3 18 (37.50%) Cisco
4 16 (33.33%) SLA
4 16 (33.33%) LAN
5 15 (31.25%) WAN
5 15 (31.25%) MPLS
6 14 (29.17%) OSPF
6 14 (29.17%) BGP
6 14 (29.17%) SQL
7 12 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 11 (22.92%) VoIP
8 11 (22.92%) ATM
8 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
8 11 (22.92%) Juniper
8 11 (22.92%) VMware
8 11 (22.92%) xDSL
9 10 (20.83%) Windows 7
9 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (20.83%) Windows XP
10 9 (18.75%) WLAN
10 9 (18.75%) SDH
10 9 (18.75%) EIGRP
10 9 (18.75%) DWDM
10 9 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (18.75%) Frame Relay
10 9 (18.75%) X.25
10 9 (18.75%) Network Design
11 7 (14.58%) Telecoms

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 5 (10.42%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.08%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Office
2 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (43.75%) Firewall
2 16 (33.33%) LAN
3 15 (31.25%) WAN
3 15 (31.25%) MPLS
4 14 (29.17%) OSPF
4 14 (29.17%) BGP
5 12 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 11 (22.92%) VoIP
6 11 (22.92%) ATM
6 11 (22.92%) xDSL
7 9 (18.75%) WLAN
7 9 (18.75%) SDH
7 9 (18.75%) EIGRP
7 9 (18.75%) DWDM
7 9 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (18.75%) Frame Relay
7 9 (18.75%) X.25
8 6 (12.50%) Internet
9 5 (10.42%) IPsec
10 4 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (14.58%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.17%) French Language
2 2 (4.17%) Back Office
3 1 (2.08%) Publishing
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (22.92%) IT Support
2 9 (18.75%) Architect
2 9 (18.75%) Network Architect
2 9 (18.75%) Network Design Architect
3 8 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
4 7 (14.58%) Network Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Support Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Technical Architect
6 3 (6.25%) Consultant
6 3 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.25%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Network Support
6 3 (6.25%) Network Technical Architect
6 3 (6.25%) Technical Design Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (4.17%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) Qt
1 2 (4.17%) JSON
1 2 (4.17%) COM
2 1 (2.08%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) EPoS
2 3 (6.25%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.17%) EqualLogic
3 2 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (4.17%) Streaming Video
4 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.08%) Clustering
4 1 (2.08%) PKI
4 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (54.17%) Windows
2 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (20.83%) Windows 7
3 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (20.83%) Windows XP
4 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (8.33%) Linux
6 3 (6.25%) Android
6 3 (6.25%) Apple iOS
7 2 (4.17%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.75%) Network Design
2 5 (10.42%) ITIL
3 4 (8.33%) Coaching
4 3 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 3 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (6.25%) Incident Management
5 2 (4.17%) Change Control
5 2 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (4.17%) Problem Management
5 2 (4.17%) Software Engineering
5 2 (4.17%) Project Management
5 2 (4.17%) Migration
6 1 (2.08%) Information Security
6 1 (2.08%) Logistics
6 1 (2.08%) ERP
6 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.08%) Product Management
6 1 (2.08%) Product Marketing
6 1 (2.08%) Time Management
6 1 (2.08%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 14 (29.17%) SQL
2 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (12.50%) CCNP
2 5 (10.42%) Degree
3 4 (8.33%) CCNA
4 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.17%) CCIE
6 1 (2.08%) GIAC
6 1 (2.08%) CEH
6 1 (2.08%) MCDST
6 1 (2.08%) MCTS
6 1 (2.08%) MCITP
6 1 (2.08%) CISSP
6 1 (2.08%) MCSE
6 1 (2.08%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (12.50%) VMware Server
2 3 (6.25%) VMware ESX
2 3 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.25%) XenApp
2 3 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.17%) vSphere
3 2 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.17%) XenDesktop
3 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.08%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (2.08%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.08%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (37.50%) Cisco
2 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.92%) Juniper
2 11 (22.92%) VMware
3 7 (14.58%) Huawei
4 4 (8.33%) HP
4 4 (8.33%) Citrix
4 4 (8.33%) NetApp
5 3 (6.25%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.17%) Apple
6 2 (4.17%) Dell
6 2 (4.17%) EMC
6 2 (4.17%) Adobe
6 2 (4.17%) IBM
6 2 (4.17%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.08%) Mitel
7 1 (2.08%) Siemens
7 1 (2.08%) Polycom
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