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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 83 86 118
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +32
Permanent jobs citing VPN 19 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.62% 1.50% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.36% 7.92% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 7
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £24,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £52,250 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £39,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +8.21%
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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
258 265 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.03% 18.94% 21.58%
Number of salaries quoted 212 230 306
Median salary £47,250 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.38% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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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 25 July 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Cambridge

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 26 (76.47%) Firewall
2 24 (70.59%) Windows
3 21 (61.76%) Active Directory
3 21 (61.76%) VMware
4 18 (52.94%) Windows Server
5 17 (50.00%) Cisco
5 17 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 16 (47.06%) DHCP
6 16 (47.06%) TCP/IP
6 16 (47.06%) DNS
7 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
8 14 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (41.18%) MS Exchange
8 14 (41.18%) IIS
8 14 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (29.41%) Driving Licence
9 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (29.41%) SQL
9 10 (29.41%) EMC
10 9 (26.47%) MCSE
10 9 (26.47%) vSphere
11 8 (23.53%) PowerShell
11 8 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (23.53%) CCNA
12 6 (17.65%) LAN
12 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
12 6 (17.65%) Linux
12 6 (17.65%) Hyper-V
12 6 (17.65%) VLAN

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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 14 (41.18%) IIS
1 14 (41.18%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (76.47%) Firewall
2 16 (47.06%) DHCP
2 16 (47.06%) DNS
2 16 (47.06%) TCP/IP
3 6 (17.65%) LAN
3 6 (17.65%) VLAN
4 5 (14.71%) WAN
5 4 (11.76%) HTTPS
5 4 (11.76%) SSL
5 4 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (8.82%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (8.82%) SAN
6 3 (8.82%) xDSL
7 2 (5.88%) BGP
7 2 (5.88%) MPLS
8 1 (2.94%) ADSL
8 1 (2.94%) Bluetooth
8 1 (2.94%) DSL
8 1 (2.94%) Internet
8 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.94%) Robot Framework
1 1 (2.94%) Selenium
General
1 1 (2.94%) Electronics
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
1 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.94%) Marketing
1 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) IT Engineer
1 11 (32.35%) VMware Engineer
2 9 (26.47%) Windows Engineer
3 8 (23.53%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (23.53%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Administrator
5 5 (14.71%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (11.76%) Service Desk Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Network Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Network Support
8 2 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) SAN Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Technical Design Authority
9 1 (2.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) Senior Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Driving Licence
2 5 (14.71%) Replication
3 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.88%) EMC VNX
4 2 (5.88%) HP Storage
4 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.88%) Physics
5 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (70.59%) Windows
2 18 (52.94%) Windows Server
3 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (17.65%) Linux
5 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (8.82%) Windows 7
5 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
6 2 (5.88%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 4 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (11.76%) ITIL
2 4 (11.76%) Migration
2 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
2 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
3 3 (8.82%) Project Management
4 2 (5.88%) Presales
4 2 (5.88%) Time Management
5 1 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (2.94%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (2.94%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (2.94%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.94%) Integration Testing
5 1 (2.94%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.94%) Network Architecture
5 1 (2.94%) Open Source
5 1 (2.94%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (2.94%) Test Automation
5 1 (2.94%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) SQL
2 8 (23.53%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (26.47%) MCSE
3 8 (23.53%) CCNA
3 8 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (8.82%) CCENT
4 3 (8.82%) Degree
5 1 (2.94%) CISM
5 1 (2.94%) CISSP
5 1 (2.94%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) COBIT
2 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (61.76%) Active Directory
2 14 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (26.47%) vSphere
4 6 (17.65%) Hyper-V
5 5 (14.71%) Terminal Services
6 2 (5.88%) XenApp
6 2 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 3 (8.82%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 21 (61.76%) VMware
2 17 (50.00%) Cisco
3 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
4 10 (29.41%) EMC
5 4 (11.76%) Veeam
6 3 (8.82%) Apple
6 3 (8.82%) Dell
6 3 (8.82%) HP
7 2 (5.88%) Citrix
8 1 (2.94%) SAP
8 1 (2.94%) Sophos
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Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Brand Communications Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago