The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 101 133 103
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -30
Permanent jobs citing VPN 29 11 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.34% 0.45% 1.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.57% 2.28% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 27 11 38
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £25,000 £31,850
10% offered a salary of more than £46,100 £55,000 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £36,947 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.90% -1.47%
VPN
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
383 483 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 17.67% 19.71% 20.16%
Number of salaries quoted 316 393 390
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

VPN
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Cambridgeshire region.

VPN Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

VPN
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

VPN Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

VPN
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +25 20 £40,000 +1.91%
Peterborough +4 3 £35,000 +89.18%
St Neots - 2 £33,750 - 1
VPN
East of England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VPN.

1 42 (64.62%) WAN
2 40 (61.54%) LAN
3 31 (47.69%) Active Directory
3 31 (47.69%) Firewall
4 25 (38.46%) TCP/IP
5 24 (36.92%) Windows
6 21 (32.31%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (32.31%) Wireless
6 21 (32.31%) Data Centre
7 19 (29.23%) CCNP
8 18 (27.69%) OSPF
8 18 (27.69%) BGP
8 18 (27.69%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (26.15%) Telecoms
10 16 (24.62%) VLAN
10 16 (24.62%) CheckPoint
10 16 (24.62%) Cisco
11 15 (23.08%) VMware
12 13 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (20.00%) Microsoft
13 12 (18.46%) Office 365
14 11 (16.92%) Cisco Nexus
14 11 (16.92%) HSRP
14 11 (16.92%) ITIL
14 11 (16.92%) WLAN
14 11 (16.92%) Windows 7
14 11 (16.92%) Riverbed
14 11 (16.92%) Marketing
14 11 (16.92%) Video Conferencing
14 11 (16.92%) Publishing

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VPN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (12.31%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.69%) IIS
2 5 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.62%) OpenStack
4 3 (4.62%) Lync
5 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (9.23%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.15%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.46%) Office 365
2 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 42 (64.62%) WAN
2 40 (61.54%) LAN
3 31 (47.69%) Firewall
4 25 (38.46%) TCP/IP
5 21 (32.31%) Wireless
6 18 (27.69%) OSPF
6 18 (27.69%) BGP
7 16 (24.62%) VLAN
8 11 (16.92%) VRRP
8 11 (16.92%) WLAN
8 11 (16.92%) Cisco Nexus
8 11 (16.92%) HSRP
9 8 (12.31%) DNS
9 8 (12.31%) DHCP
10 7 (10.77%) EIGRP
10 7 (10.77%) MPLS
11 6 (9.23%) Internet
12 5 (7.69%) Frame Relay
12 5 (7.69%) SAN
12 5 (7.69%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Ant
General
1 17 (26.15%) Telecoms
2 11 (16.92%) Publishing
2 11 (16.92%) Marketing
3 2 (3.08%) Finance
3 2 (3.08%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (18.46%) Network Engineer
2 9 (13.85%) Analyst
3 7 (10.77%) Support Analyst
4 6 (9.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (9.23%) Network Manager
5 5 (7.69%) Administrator
5 5 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Provisioning Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Help Desk Support
6 4 (6.15%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (6.15%) Consultant
6 4 (6.15%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Technical Support Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.62%) Desktop Support
7 3 (4.62%) Security Consultant
7 3 (4.62%) Technical Support
7 3 (4.62%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (32.31%) Data Centre
2 11 (16.92%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.62%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.08%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.54%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.54%) User Experience
5 1 (1.54%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.54%) PKI
5 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.54%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 24 (36.92%) Windows
2 18 (27.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (16.92%) Windows 7
4 9 (13.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (13.85%) Linux
5 7 (10.77%) UNIX
6 6 (9.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (6.15%) Solaris
9 1 (1.54%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.92%) ITIL
2 9 (13.85%) Load Balancing
2 9 (13.85%) WAN Optimisation
3 6 (9.23%) Configuration Management
4 4 (6.15%) Project Management
4 4 (6.15%) Information Security
4 4 (6.15%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (4.62%) SDLC
5 3 (4.62%) User Stories
5 3 (4.62%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (4.62%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (4.62%) Network Architecture
6 2 (3.08%) Network Management
6 2 (3.08%) SIEM
6 2 (3.08%) Communications Security
6 2 (3.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (3.08%) Migration
6 2 (3.08%) DevOps
7 1 (1.54%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (1.54%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.15%) SQL
2 1 (1.54%) C
2 1 (1.54%) C#
2 1 (1.54%) C++
2 1 (1.54%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (32.31%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (29.23%) CCNP
3 10 (15.38%) CCNA
4 5 (7.69%) CCIP
5 4 (6.15%) CISSP
5 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (6.15%) SSCP
5 4 (6.15%) CISM
6 3 (4.62%) Degree
6 3 (4.62%) MCP
7 2 (3.08%) HNC
7 2 (3.08%) MCSE
7 2 (3.08%) MCSA
7 2 (3.08%) CCIE
7 2 (3.08%) DV Cleared
7 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
7 2 (3.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (6.15%) COBIT
1 4 (6.15%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.08%) SLA
2 2 (3.08%) JSP 440
System Software
1 31 (47.69%) Active Directory
2 13 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.62%) XenServer
4 3 (4.62%) XenDesktop
4 3 (4.62%) vSphere
5 2 (3.08%) XenApp
6 1 (1.54%) Firmware
6 1 (1.54%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) Backup Exec
1 2 (3.08%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.54%) WSUS
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (1.54%) MOM
2 1 (1.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (24.62%) Cisco
1 16 (24.62%) CheckPoint
2 15 (23.08%) VMware
3 13 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (16.92%) Riverbed
5 10 (15.38%) Juniper
6 9 (13.85%) SolarWinds
7 8 (12.31%) Citrix
7 8 (12.31%) HP
8 6 (9.23%) Red Hat
9 5 (7.69%) Remedy
10 4 (6.15%) Imperva
10 4 (6.15%) Dell
10 4 (6.15%) 3PAR
10 4 (6.15%) WatchGuard
11 3 (4.62%) EMC
11 3 (4.62%) Mitel
12 2 (3.08%) Cramer
12 2 (3.08%) Oracle
13 1 (1.54%) Apple
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus (up to 10K)
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