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

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 84 82 118
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +36
Permanent jobs citing VPN 16 29 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.39% 2.00% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.37% 9.97% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 13 26 7
Median salary £35,000 £33,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -12.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +11.42%
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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
251 291 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.73% 20.06% 20.51%
Number of salaries quoted 211 254 275
Median salary £48,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.94% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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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 1 July 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Cambridge

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 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 (65.00%) Windows
1 26 (65.00%) Firewall
2 21 (52.50%) VMware
3 20 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 18 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (42.50%) Cisco
5 17 (42.50%) TCP/IP
5 17 (42.50%) Windows Server
6 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 15 (37.50%) IIS
7 14 (35.00%) MS Exchange
8 13 (32.50%) MCSE
8 13 (32.50%) DNS
8 13 (32.50%) DHCP
8 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
8 13 (32.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (32.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (27.50%) SQL
11 10 (25.00%) PowerShell
11 10 (25.00%) vSphere
11 10 (25.00%) Software Engineering
12 9 (22.50%) CCNA
12 9 (22.50%) LAN
12 9 (22.50%) Cisco Certification
13 8 (20.00%) Driving Licence
13 8 (20.00%) WAN
13 8 (20.00%) SSL
13 8 (20.00%) EMC
13 8 (20.00%) Linux

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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 (37.50%) IIS
2 14 (35.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (65.00%) Firewall
2 17 (42.50%) TCP/IP
3 13 (32.50%) DHCP
3 13 (32.50%) DNS
4 9 (22.50%) LAN
5 8 (20.00%) SSL
5 8 (20.00%) WAN
6 7 (17.50%) HTTPS
6 7 (17.50%) VLAN
6 7 (17.50%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (10.00%) Internet
8 3 (7.50%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (7.50%) OSPF
8 3 (7.50%) SNMP
8 3 (7.50%) xDSL
9 2 (5.00%) BGP
9 2 (5.00%) MPLS
10 1 (2.50%) ADSL
10 1 (2.50%) DSL
10 1 (2.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.50%) Robot Framework
1 1 (2.50%) Selenium
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
1 4 (10.00%) Marketing
2 3 (7.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Electronics
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) IT Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Administrator
3 8 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (17.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 7 (17.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (17.50%) Network Engineer
4 7 (17.50%) Windows Engineer
5 6 (15.00%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (15.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Service Desk Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Network Support
7 2 (5.00%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Design Authority
8 1 (2.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Cisco Support
8 1 (2.50%) IP Network Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Driving Licence
2 4 (10.00%) Replication
3 3 (7.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.50%) PMI
4 2 (5.00%) EMC VNX
4 2 (5.00%) HP Storage
4 2 (5.00%) Physics
5 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (65.00%) Windows
2 17 (42.50%) Windows Server
3 13 (32.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (32.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (20.00%) Linux
5 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (7.50%) Windows 7
5 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
6 2 (5.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (17.50%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (17.50%) Service Delivery
3 6 (15.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 4 (10.00%) ITIL
4 4 (10.00%) Migration
4 4 (10.00%) Open Source
4 4 (10.00%) Project Management
5 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
5 3 (7.50%) Logistics
5 3 (7.50%) Online Marketing
5 3 (7.50%) Presales
6 2 (5.00%) Time Management
7 1 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.50%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.50%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (2.50%) Integration Testing
7 1 (2.50%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) SQL
2 10 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.50%) C#
3 1 (2.50%) Java
3 1 (2.50%) Lua
3 1 (2.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (32.50%) MCSE
3 9 (22.50%) CCNA
3 9 (22.50%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (10.00%) Degree
5 3 (7.50%) CCENT
5 3 (7.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (25.00%) vSphere
4 6 (15.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (15.00%) Terminal Services
5 3 (7.50%) pfSense
6 2 (5.00%) XenApp
6 2 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Cacti
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 3 (7.50%) Nagios
1 3 (7.50%) RANCID
1 3 (7.50%) SCOrch
1 3 (7.50%) SmokePing
2 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 21 (52.50%) VMware
2 17 (42.50%) Cisco
3 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
4 8 (20.00%) EMC
5 4 (10.00%) Veeam
6 3 (7.50%) Apple
6 3 (7.50%) Dell
6 3 (7.50%) F5
6 3 (7.50%) HP
6 3 (7.50%) Juniper
6 3 (7.50%) SolarWinds
6 3 (7.50%) Splunk
6 3 (7.50%) Sun
7 2 (5.00%) Citrix
8 1 (2.50%) SAP
8 1 (2.50%) Sophos
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