The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 89 89 97
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs citing VPN 13 27 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.09% 1.80% 1.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.22% 8.91% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 17
Median salary £35,000 £36,750 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -10.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,747 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.63% +6.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
249 303 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.82% 20.24% 23.84%
Number of salaries quoted 207 220 283
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +10.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

VPN
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Cambridge region.

VPN Salary Trend in Cambridge

VPN
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

VPN Salary Histogram in Cambridge

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing VPN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for VPN.

1 30 (78.95%) Cisco
2 29 (76.32%) TCP/IP
3 28 (73.68%) DNS
4 26 (68.42%) DHCP
4 26 (68.42%) VLAN
5 21 (55.26%) LAN
6 20 (52.63%) WAN
7 19 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (50.00%) Wireless
7 19 (50.00%) Firewall
7 19 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 18 (47.37%) VoIP
8 18 (47.37%) ITIL
9 17 (44.74%) FTP
9 17 (44.74%) IPv4
9 17 (44.74%) CCIE
9 17 (44.74%) CCNP
9 17 (44.74%) Problem Management
9 17 (44.74%) Network Management
9 17 (44.74%) SolarWinds
10 16 (42.11%) Linux
11 15 (39.47%) Windows
12 14 (36.84%) Windows Server
13 11 (28.95%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (28.95%) VMware
14 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
15 8 (21.05%) IIS
15 8 (21.05%) Apache
15 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
15 8 (21.05%) IPsec

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (21.05%) Apache
1 8 (21.05%) IIS
2 5 (13.16%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.16%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.26%) Drupal
3 2 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (5.26%) nginx
3 2 (5.26%) Skype for Business
3 2 (5.26%) WordPress
4 1 (2.63%) Confluence
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.63%) Site Server
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Office 365
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (76.32%) TCP/IP
2 28 (73.68%) DNS
3 26 (68.42%) DHCP
3 26 (68.42%) VLAN
4 21 (55.26%) LAN
5 20 (52.63%) WAN
6 19 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 19 (50.00%) Firewall
6 19 (50.00%) Wireless
7 18 (47.37%) VoIP
8 17 (44.74%) FTP
8 17 (44.74%) IPv4
9 8 (21.05%) IPsec
10 7 (18.42%) ISDN
11 3 (7.89%) SAN
12 2 (5.26%) BGP
12 2 (5.26%) H.323
12 2 (5.26%) Internet
12 2 (5.26%) MPLS
12 2 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
1 3 (7.89%) JIRA
1 3 (7.89%) Subversion
2 2 (5.26%) Buildbot
2 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (5.26%) Aerospace
1 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) Administrator
1 8 (21.05%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (18.42%) Analyst
2 7 (18.42%) Network Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (15.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 6 (15.79%) Technical Leader
4 5 (13.16%) Cisco Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Network Manager
4 5 (13.16%) Network Operations Manager
4 5 (13.16%) Operations Manager
5 4 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Senior Network Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Telephony Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Support Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Technical Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Unix Administrator
6 3 (7.89%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) Apache Flex
1 2 (5.26%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (5.26%) JSON
1 2 (5.26%) LAMP
1 2 (5.26%) LEMP Stack
1 2 (5.26%) REST
1 2 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (5.26%) SAML
1 2 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.53%) Driving Licence
3 3 (7.89%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.26%) EMC VNX
4 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.26%) Public Cloud
4 2 (5.26%) Replication
4 2 (5.26%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.63%) iPad
5 1 (2.63%) iPhone
5 1 (2.63%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) Linux
2 15 (39.47%) Windows
3 14 (36.84%) Windows Server
4 6 (15.79%) Unix
5 5 (13.16%) Debian
6 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (5.26%) CentOS
7 2 (5.26%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (5.26%) Mac OS X
7 2 (5.26%) Ubuntu
7 2 (5.26%) Windows 8
7 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.63%) Solaris
8 1 (2.63%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) ITIL
2 17 (44.74%) Network Management
2 17 (44.74%) Problem Management
3 6 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (15.79%) ITIL V3
3 6 (15.79%) Virtual Environments
4 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.26%) Business Development
6 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.26%) Data Protection
6 2 (5.26%) DevOps
6 2 (5.26%) Mathematics
6 2 (5.26%) Migration
6 2 (5.26%) Network Design
6 2 (5.26%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (5.26%) Physics
6 2 (5.26%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) SQL
2 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
2 3 (7.89%) Python
3 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.26%) Perl
3 2 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (44.74%) CCIE
2 17 (44.74%) CCNP
3 3 (7.89%) Degree
4 2 (5.26%) CCNA
4 2 (5.26%) CCSA
4 2 (5.26%) CCSE
4 2 (5.26%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (28.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (21.05%) Virtual Servers
3 7 (18.42%) Active Directory
4 6 (15.79%) Hyper-V
5 5 (13.16%) iptables
5 5 (13.16%) pfSense
6 3 (7.89%) vSphere
7 2 (5.26%) NFS
7 2 (5.26%) Samba
7 2 (5.26%) Shibboleth
7 2 (5.26%) VMware ESX
7 2 (5.26%) XenApp
7 2 (5.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Kibana
1 2 (5.26%) logstash
1 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (78.95%) Cisco
2 17 (44.74%) SolarWinds
3 11 (28.95%) VMware
4 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
5 6 (15.79%) CheckPoint
5 6 (15.79%) Oracle
6 3 (7.89%) Veeam
7 2 (5.26%) Atlassian
7 2 (5.26%) Citrix
7 2 (5.26%) EMC
7 2 (5.26%) F5
7 2 (5.26%) Mitel
7 2 (5.26%) Riverbed
7 2 (5.26%) Sun
8 1 (2.63%) Intel Security
8 1 (2.63%) NetApp
8 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.63%) Symantec
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
SoCode Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus,
Posted: 7 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago