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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 108 96 119
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +23
Permanent jobs citing VPN 29 38 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.39% 1.79% 1.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.97% 8.64% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 29 36 28
Average salary £35,000 £39,200 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% -3.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
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
364 440 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 17.43% 20.71% 21.58%
Number of salaries quoted 308 381 439
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £32,435 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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 -7 15 £32,500 -17.09% 1
Peterborough - 12 £37,500 - 1
VPN
East of England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 33 (56.90%) Firewall
2 22 (37.93%) Windows
2 22 (37.93%) Cisco
3 21 (36.21%) Juniper
4 20 (34.48%) LAN
4 20 (34.48%) WAN
5 17 (29.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (29.31%) Active Directory
6 16 (27.59%) ITIL
7 15 (25.86%) TCP/IP
7 15 (25.86%) SSL
7 15 (25.86%) VMware
8 14 (24.14%) VLAN
8 14 (24.14%) E-Commerce
8 14 (24.14%) SolarWinds
9 13 (22.41%) SQL
9 13 (22.41%) MCSE
9 13 (22.41%) Software Engineering
10 12 (20.69%) VoIP
10 12 (20.69%) Linux
10 12 (20.69%) Network Management
11 11 (18.97%) Cisco Nexus
11 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (18.97%) Network Security
11 11 (18.97%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (17.24%) Capacity Planning
12 10 (17.24%) DNS
12 10 (17.24%) Avaya
12 10 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (15.52%) Finance

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 9 (15.52%) IIS
1 9 (15.52%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.17%) JBoss
3 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (15.52%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.17%) Office 365
3 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (56.90%) Firewall
2 20 (34.48%) LAN
2 20 (34.48%) WAN
3 15 (25.86%) SSL
3 15 (25.86%) TCP/IP
4 14 (24.14%) VLAN
5 12 (20.69%) VoIP
6 11 (18.97%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (18.97%) Cisco Nexus
6 11 (18.97%) Network Security
7 10 (17.24%) DNS
8 9 (15.52%) Internet
8 9 (15.52%) IP Telephony
9 8 (13.79%) HTTPS
10 7 (12.07%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (10.34%) OSPF
12 5 (8.62%) DHCP
12 5 (8.62%) MPLS
12 5 (8.62%) SNMP
13 4 (6.90%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.72%) Robot Framework
1 1 (1.72%) Selenium
General
1 9 (15.52%) Finance
2 6 (10.34%) Marketing
3 5 (8.62%) Banking
4 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.72%) Electronics
5 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (41.38%) Network Engineer
2 10 (17.24%) Administrator
2 10 (17.24%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (15.52%) Cisco Engineer
3 9 (15.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 9 (15.52%) VMware Engineer
4 7 (12.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) IP Network Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Support Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Java Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Junior
7 4 (6.90%) Junior Network Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Applications Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Applications Support
8 3 (5.17%) Applications Support Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) IT Support
9 2 (3.45%) Network Support
9 2 (3.45%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) Web Services
2 1 (1.72%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.62%) PMI
3 2 (3.45%) AS400
3 2 (3.45%) iSeries
3 2 (3.45%) PKI
3 2 (3.45%) Replication
3 2 (3.45%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.72%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.72%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (37.93%) Windows
2 12 (20.69%) Linux
3 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (15.52%) Windows Server
4 9 (15.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (8.62%) Windows 7
6 4 (6.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.59%) ITIL
2 14 (24.14%) E-Commerce
3 13 (22.41%) Software Engineering
4 12 (20.69%) Network Management
5 10 (17.24%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (13.79%) Change Management
6 8 (13.79%) Service Delivery
7 6 (10.34%) Open Source
8 5 (8.62%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 5 (8.62%) Logistics
8 5 (8.62%) Online Marketing
9 4 (6.90%) Problem Management
10 3 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (5.17%) High Availability
10 3 (5.17%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (5.17%) Migration
10 3 (5.17%) Root Cause Analysis
11 2 (3.45%) Project Management
11 2 (3.45%) Security Operations
11 2 (3.45%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.41%) SQL
2 9 (15.52%) PowerShell
3 4 (6.90%) Java
4 3 (5.17%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.45%) Perl
6 1 (1.72%) C#
6 1 (1.72%) Lua
6 1 (1.72%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (29.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (22.41%) MCSE
3 10 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (15.52%) CCNA
5 6 (10.34%) Degree
6 5 (8.62%) PMI Certification
7 3 (5.17%) CCENT
8 2 (3.45%) CCIE
8 2 (3.45%) CCNP
8 2 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) COBIT
1 1 (1.72%) HIPAA
1 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (29.31%) Active Directory
2 9 (15.52%) vSphere
3 5 (8.62%) Hyper-V
3 5 (8.62%) pfSense
3 5 (8.62%) Terminal Services
4 3 (5.17%) ProxySG
4 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.72%) XenApp
5 1 (1.72%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) Cacti
1 5 (8.62%) Nagios
1 5 (8.62%) RANCID
1 5 (8.62%) SmokePing
2 4 (6.90%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (1.72%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 22 (37.93%) Cisco
2 21 (36.21%) Juniper
3 15 (25.86%) VMware
4 14 (24.14%) SolarWinds
5 10 (17.24%) Avaya
6 9 (15.52%) Infoblox
6 9 (15.52%) Microsoft
7 6 (10.34%) F5
7 6 (10.34%) Splunk
8 5 (8.62%) Sun
8 5 (8.62%) Veeam
9 4 (6.90%) Dell
10 3 (5.17%) Apple
10 3 (5.17%) Blue Coat
10 3 (5.17%) Palo Alto
11 2 (3.45%) Citrix
12 1 (1.72%) CheckPoint
12 1 (1.72%) EMC
12 1 (1.72%) HP
12 1 (1.72%) Nortel
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