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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 95 86 119
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +33
Permanent jobs citing VPN 14 26 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.13% 1.84% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.53% 8.36% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 10
Median salary £32,500 £45,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +14.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,050 £22,900 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,400 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +15.15%
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Cambridgeshire

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
253 311 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.49% 21.99% 22.47%
Number of salaries quoted 219 276 324
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,435 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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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

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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

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Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Cambridge

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 24 (55.81%) Windows
1 24 (55.81%) Firewall
2 20 (46.51%) Active Directory
3 19 (44.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (41.86%) VMware
5 15 (34.88%) TCP/IP
6 14 (32.56%) MCSE
7 13 (30.23%) Software Engineering
7 13 (30.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (27.91%) Cisco
8 12 (27.91%) SSL
9 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
9 11 (25.58%) LAN
9 11 (25.58%) IIS
9 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (25.58%) vSphere
9 11 (25.58%) Windows Server
10 10 (23.26%) PowerShell
10 10 (23.26%) SQL
10 10 (23.26%) Linux
10 10 (23.26%) MS Excel
10 10 (23.26%) WAN
10 10 (23.26%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (20.93%) Internet
11 9 (20.93%) DNS
11 9 (20.93%) CCNA
11 9 (20.93%) MS Exchange
11 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
11 9 (20.93%) Wi-Fi
12 8 (18.60%) ITIL

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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 11 (25.58%) IIS
2 9 (20.93%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.98%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (23.26%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.98%) Office 365
3 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (55.81%) Firewall
2 15 (34.88%) TCP/IP
3 12 (27.91%) SSL
4 11 (25.58%) LAN
5 10 (23.26%) WAN
6 9 (20.93%) DNS
6 9 (20.93%) Internet
6 9 (20.93%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (18.60%) HTTPS
8 7 (16.28%) DHCP
9 6 (13.95%) VLAN
10 5 (11.63%) OSPF
10 5 (11.63%) SNMP
11 3 (6.98%) Wireless
11 3 (6.98%) xDSL
12 2 (4.65%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (4.65%) HTTP
12 2 (4.65%) MPLS
12 2 (4.65%) Network Security
13 1 (2.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.33%) Robot Framework
1 1 (2.33%) Selenium
General
1 6 (13.95%) Finance
1 6 (13.95%) Marketing
2 5 (11.63%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.33%) Electronics
4 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) Network Engineer
2 10 (23.26%) Administrator
2 10 (23.26%) Systems Administrator
2 10 (23.26%) VMware Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) IP Network Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) IT Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Junior
5 4 (9.30%) Junior Network Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) IT Support
6 2 (4.65%) Network Support
6 2 (4.65%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Service Desk Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Support Team Leader
6 2 (4.65%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Team Leader
6 2 (4.65%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.63%) PMI
3 3 (6.98%) Replication
4 2 (4.65%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.65%) EMC VNX
4 2 (4.65%) Physics
5 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 24 (55.81%) Windows
2 13 (30.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (25.58%) Windows Server
3 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (23.26%) Linux
5 5 (11.63%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
6 2 (4.65%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Software Engineering
2 8 (18.60%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (18.60%) ITIL
2 8 (18.60%) Service Delivery
3 6 (13.95%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 6 (13.95%) Open Source
4 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce
4 5 (11.63%) Logistics
4 5 (11.63%) Online Marketing
5 4 (9.30%) Migration
5 4 (9.30%) Problem Management
5 4 (9.30%) Project Management
6 3 (6.98%) High Availability
6 3 (6.98%) Network Management
7 2 (4.65%) Supplier Management
7 2 (4.65%) Time Management
7 2 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.33%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.33%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (2.33%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.26%) PowerShell
1 10 (23.26%) SQL
2 2 (4.65%) Perl
3 1 (2.33%) C#
3 1 (2.33%) Java
3 1 (2.33%) Lua
3 1 (2.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (44.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (32.56%) MCSE
3 10 (23.26%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (20.93%) CCNA
5 7 (16.28%) Degree
6 5 (11.63%) PMI Certification
7 3 (6.98%) CCENT
8 2 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (2.33%) CCIE
9 1 (2.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) COBIT
2 1 (2.33%) HIPAA
2 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (46.51%) Active Directory
2 11 (25.58%) vSphere
3 6 (13.95%) Terminal Services
4 5 (11.63%) Hyper-V
4 5 (11.63%) pfSense
4 5 (11.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.65%) XenApp
5 2 (4.65%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) Cacti
1 5 (11.63%) Nagios
1 5 (11.63%) RANCID
1 5 (11.63%) SmokePing
2 4 (9.30%) Backup Exec
3 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (6.98%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 18 (41.86%) VMware
2 12 (27.91%) Cisco
3 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
4 7 (16.28%) Juniper
5 6 (13.95%) F5
5 6 (13.95%) Splunk
5 6 (13.95%) Veeam
6 5 (11.63%) SolarWinds
6 5 (11.63%) Sun
7 4 (9.30%) Dell
8 3 (6.98%) Apple
8 3 (6.98%) Citrix
8 3 (6.98%) EMC
9 1 (2.33%) Avaya
9 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.33%) HP
9 1 (2.33%) NetApp
9 1 (2.33%) Nortel
9 1 (2.33%) SAP
9 1 (2.33%) Sophos
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