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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 88 93 121
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +28
Permanent jobs citing VPN 15 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.26% 1.23% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.73% 7.91% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 9
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -22.72%
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £39,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.32% +9.72%
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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
262 215 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.92% 15.61% 23.28%
Number of salaries quoted 217 200 320
Median salary £44,450 £43,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.18% -2.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 28 August 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Cambridge

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 27 (87.10%) Firewall
2 24 (77.42%) Windows
3 23 (74.19%) VMware
4 22 (70.97%) Active Directory
4 22 (70.97%) Windows Server
5 19 (61.29%) Cisco
5 19 (61.29%) DHCP
5 19 (61.29%) DNS
6 18 (58.06%) SQL Server
6 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
6 18 (58.06%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (54.84%) TCP/IP
8 15 (48.39%) IIS
9 13 (41.94%) MS Exchange
9 13 (41.94%) EMC
9 13 (41.94%) Driving Licence
10 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (29.03%) SQL
11 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (29.03%) vSphere
11 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (25.81%) PowerShell
12 8 (25.81%) Linux
13 7 (22.58%) Hyper-V
13 7 (22.58%) Replication
14 6 (19.35%) Veeam
14 6 (19.35%) LAN
14 6 (19.35%) WAN
14 6 (19.35%) Migration
15 5 (16.13%) MCSE

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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 15 (48.39%) IIS
2 13 (41.94%) MS Exchange
3 3 (9.68%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Office 365
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (87.10%) Firewall
2 19 (61.29%) DHCP
2 19 (61.29%) DNS
3 17 (54.84%) TCP/IP
4 6 (19.35%) LAN
4 6 (19.35%) WAN
5 5 (16.13%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (12.90%) SAN
6 4 (12.90%) VLAN
7 3 (9.68%) BGP
7 3 (9.68%) MPLS
7 3 (9.68%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (6.45%) HTTPS
8 2 (6.45%) SSL
9 1 (3.23%) ADSL
9 1 (3.23%) DSL
9 1 (3.23%) Wireless
9 1 (3.23%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (58.06%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) IT Engineer
1 12 (38.71%) VMware Engineer
2 11 (35.48%) Windows Engineer
3 10 (32.26%) Systems Engineer
4 9 (29.03%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Service Desk Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Administrator
7 3 (9.68%) SAN Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (9.68%) Technical Design Authority
8 2 (6.45%) Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Cisco Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Network Support
9 1 (3.23%) Security Analyst
9 1 (3.23%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 1 (3.23%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) Driving Licence
2 7 (22.58%) Replication
3 4 (12.90%) EMC VNX
4 3 (9.68%) HP Storage
5 2 (6.45%) Physics
6 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
6 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (77.42%) Windows
2 22 (70.97%) Windows Server
3 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (25.81%) Linux
5 4 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
7 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
7 2 (6.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) Migration
2 4 (12.90%) ITIL
3 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 3 (9.68%) Presales
3 3 (9.68%) Project Management
3 3 (9.68%) Time Management
4 2 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.23%) Compliance Audit
5 1 (3.23%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (3.23%) Identity Management
5 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.23%) Information Security
5 1 (3.23%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.23%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.23%) Network Design
5 1 (3.23%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (3.23%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) SQL
2 8 (25.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (16.13%) MCSE
3 4 (12.90%) CCNA
3 4 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (9.68%) Degree
5 1 (3.23%) CCENT
5 1 (3.23%) CISM
5 1 (3.23%) CISSP
5 1 (3.23%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) COBIT
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (70.97%) Active Directory
2 18 (58.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (29.03%) vSphere
4 7 (22.58%) Hyper-V
5 4 (12.90%) XenApp
5 4 (12.90%) XenDesktop
6 3 (9.68%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 3 (9.68%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 23 (74.19%) VMware
2 19 (61.29%) Cisco
3 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
4 13 (41.94%) EMC
5 6 (19.35%) Veeam
6 4 (12.90%) Citrix
6 4 (12.90%) HP
7 3 (9.68%) Apple
7 3 (9.68%) Dell
8 1 (3.23%) Sophos
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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