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 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 88 88 98
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs citing VPN 16 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.43% 1.65% 0.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.41% 8.08% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 12
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £44,600
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
216 297 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.37% 20.41% 22.20%
Number of salaries quoted 186 222 267
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 January 2017.

VPN Salary Histogram in Cambridge

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 29 (78.38%) Cisco
2 27 (72.97%) TCP/IP
2 27 (72.97%) DNS
3 25 (67.57%) DHCP
4 22 (59.46%) Firewall
5 21 (56.76%) VLAN
6 18 (48.65%) LAN
6 18 (48.65%) Linux
6 18 (48.65%) Windows
7 17 (45.95%) WAN
7 17 (45.95%) Cisco Nexus
7 17 (45.95%) Windows Server
8 15 (40.54%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (40.54%) Wireless
9 14 (37.84%) VMware
9 14 (37.84%) VoIP
9 14 (37.84%) ITIL
9 14 (37.84%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (35.14%) Problem Management
10 13 (35.14%) SolarWinds
10 13 (35.14%) Network Management
10 13 (35.14%) FTP
10 13 (35.14%) IPv4
10 13 (35.14%) CCIE
10 13 (35.14%) CCNP
11 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
11 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
12 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
12 10 (27.03%) IIS
13 7 (18.92%) SQL

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 10 (27.03%) IIS
2 7 (18.92%) Apache
3 6 (16.22%) MS Exchange
4 5 (13.51%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.41%) Drupal
5 2 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (5.41%) nginx
5 2 (5.41%) Skype for Business
5 2 (5.41%) WordPress
6 1 (2.70%) Confluence
6 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.70%) Site Server
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Office 365
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (72.97%) DNS
1 27 (72.97%) TCP/IP
2 25 (67.57%) DHCP
3 22 (59.46%) Firewall
4 21 (56.76%) VLAN
5 18 (48.65%) LAN
6 17 (45.95%) Cisco Nexus
6 17 (45.95%) WAN
7 15 (40.54%) Wireless
8 14 (37.84%) VoIP
9 13 (35.14%) FTP
9 13 (35.14%) IPv4
10 7 (18.92%) IPsec
11 6 (16.22%) ISDN
12 4 (10.81%) SAN
13 3 (8.11%) BGP
13 3 (8.11%) MPLS
14 2 (5.41%) H.323
14 2 (5.41%) Internet
14 2 (5.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Git (software)
1 3 (8.11%) JIRA
1 3 (8.11%) Subversion
2 2 (5.41%) Buildbot
2 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (5.41%) Aerospace
1 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (18.92%) Administrator
1 7 (18.92%) Analyst
1 7 (18.92%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (16.22%) Network Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Cisco Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (13.51%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (13.51%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Technical Leader
3 5 (13.51%) VMware Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Network Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Support Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Technical Design Authority
5 3 (8.11%) Unix Administrator
5 3 (8.11%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.11%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) Apache Flex
1 2 (5.41%) ELK Stack
1 2 (5.41%) JSON
1 2 (5.41%) LAMP
1 2 (5.41%) LEMP Stack
1 2 (5.41%) REST
1 2 (5.41%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (5.41%) SAML
1 2 (5.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (18.92%) Driving Licence
2 4 (10.81%) EMC VNX
2 4 (10.81%) Replication
3 3 (8.11%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.41%) Physics
4 2 (5.41%) Public Cloud
4 2 (5.41%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.70%) HP Storage
5 1 (2.70%) iPad
5 1 (2.70%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 18 (48.65%) Linux
1 18 (48.65%) Windows
2 17 (45.95%) Windows Server
3 5 (13.51%) Unix
4 4 (10.81%) Debian
4 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.41%) CentOS
6 2 (5.41%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (5.41%) Mac OS X
6 2 (5.41%) Ubuntu
6 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.70%) Solaris
7 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) ITIL
2 13 (35.14%) Network Management
2 13 (35.14%) Problem Management
3 6 (16.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (13.51%) ITIL V3
4 5 (13.51%) Virtual Environments
5 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.81%) Migration
5 4 (10.81%) Time Management
6 3 (8.11%) Network Design
6 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.41%) Business Development
7 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.41%) Data Protection
7 2 (5.41%) DevOps
7 2 (5.41%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (5.41%) Presales
7 2 (5.41%) Security Operations
7 2 (5.41%) Server Virtualisation
7 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) SQL
2 5 (13.51%) PowerShell
3 3 (8.11%) Python
4 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.41%) Perl
4 2 (5.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (40.54%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (35.14%) CCIE
2 13 (35.14%) CCNP
3 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (8.11%) Degree
5 2 (5.41%) CCNA
5 2 (5.41%) CCSA
5 2 (5.41%) CCSE
5 2 (5.41%) Check Point Certification
System Software
1 14 (37.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
3 7 (18.92%) Virtual Servers
4 6 (16.22%) Hyper-V
5 5 (13.51%) vSphere
6 4 (10.81%) iptables
6 4 (10.81%) pfSense
6 4 (10.81%) XenApp
6 4 (10.81%) XenDesktop
7 2 (5.41%) NFS
7 2 (5.41%) Samba
7 2 (5.41%) Shibboleth
7 2 (5.41%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Kibana
1 2 (5.41%) logstash
1 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 29 (78.38%) Cisco
2 14 (37.84%) VMware
3 13 (35.14%) SolarWinds
4 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
5 6 (16.22%) CheckPoint
6 5 (13.51%) EMC
6 5 (13.51%) Oracle
6 5 (13.51%) Veeam
7 4 (10.81%) Citrix
8 2 (5.41%) Atlassian
8 2 (5.41%) F5
8 2 (5.41%) Mitel
8 2 (5.41%) Riverbed
8 2 (5.41%) Sun
9 1 (2.70%) HP
9 1 (2.70%) Intel Security
9 1 (2.70%) NetApp
9 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.70%) Symantec
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