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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 97 126 112
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -14
Permanent jobs citing VPN 30 17 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.41% 0.69% 1.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.62% 3.40% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 26 15 30
Average salary £35,250 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,200 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £67,500 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £34,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -6.84%
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
453 500 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 21.32% 20.16% 17.59%
Number of salaries quoted 393 390 357
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,143 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +27 27 £33,000 -15.92% 5
VPN
East of England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 33 (64.71%) LAN
2 31 (60.78%) WAN
3 24 (47.06%) Wireless
4 21 (41.18%) Firewall
4 21 (41.18%) Active Directory
5 20 (39.22%) Data Centre
6 19 (37.25%) Windows
6 19 (37.25%) VLAN
7 18 (35.29%) CCNP
7 18 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (29.41%) TCP/IP
10 14 (27.45%) Riverbed
11 12 (23.53%) SolarWinds
11 12 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
11 12 (23.53%) WAN Optimisation
11 12 (23.53%) Load Balancing
11 12 (23.53%) VMware
12 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
13 10 (19.61%) CheckPoint
13 10 (19.61%) Telecoms
13 10 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (17.65%) Windows 7
14 9 (17.65%) HP
14 9 (17.65%) BGP
14 9 (17.65%) OSPF
15 8 (15.69%) Cisco
15 8 (15.69%) Juniper
15 8 (15.69%) ITIL
15 8 (15.69%) Linux

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 6 (11.76%) IIS
2 5 (9.80%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.88%) OpenStack
3 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (5.88%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.73%) Office 365
2 1 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 33 (64.71%) LAN
2 31 (60.78%) WAN
3 24 (47.06%) Wireless
4 21 (41.18%) Firewall
5 19 (37.25%) VLAN
6 15 (29.41%) TCP/IP
7 12 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (17.65%) OSPF
8 9 (17.65%) BGP
9 6 (11.76%) SSL
9 6 (11.76%) HSRP
10 5 (9.80%) Network Security
10 5 (9.80%) VRRP
10 5 (9.80%) SAN
10 5 (9.80%) DNS
10 5 (9.80%) DHCP
10 5 (9.80%) Ethernet
10 5 (9.80%) WLAN
11 4 (7.84%) EIGRP
12 3 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Ant
General
1 10 (19.61%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.80%) Publishing
2 5 (9.80%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (27.45%) Network Engineer
2 7 (13.73%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Help Desk Support
5 4 (7.84%) Consultant
5 4 (7.84%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (7.84%) Support Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Administrator
6 3 (5.88%) Security Consultant
6 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Desktop Support
6 3 (5.88%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (5.88%) UNIX Administrator
6 3 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Provisioning Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) IP Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (39.22%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.80%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.96%) PKI
4 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.96%) Smartcard
4 1 (1.96%) User Experience
4 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 19 (37.25%) Windows
2 17 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (17.65%) Windows 7
4 8 (15.69%) Linux
5 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (13.73%) UNIX
6 6 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (7.84%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) Load Balancing
1 12 (23.53%) WAN Optimisation
2 8 (15.69%) ITIL
3 4 (7.84%) Configuration Management
3 4 (7.84%) Project Management
3 4 (7.84%) Information Security
3 4 (7.84%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (3.92%) SIEM
5 2 (3.92%) Change Control
5 2 (3.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (3.92%) Change Management
5 2 (3.92%) Web Services Management
6 1 (1.96%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (1.96%) OO
6 1 (1.96%) Identity Management
6 1 (1.96%) Software Engineering
6 1 (1.96%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.96%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.84%) SQL
2 1 (1.96%) C
2 1 (1.96%) C#
2 1 (1.96%) C++
2 1 (1.96%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (35.29%) CCNP
1 18 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (7.84%) SSCP
2 4 (7.84%) CISM
2 4 (7.84%) CISSP
3 3 (5.88%) CCIP
3 3 (5.88%) CCNA
3 3 (5.88%) Degree
4 2 (3.92%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (7.84%) COBIT
1 4 (7.84%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.92%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 10 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.80%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.92%) Firmware
5 1 (1.96%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.96%) MOM
2 1 (1.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 14 (27.45%) Riverbed
2 12 (23.53%) SolarWinds
2 12 (23.53%) VMware
3 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
4 10 (19.61%) CheckPoint
5 9 (17.65%) HP
6 8 (15.69%) Cisco
6 8 (15.69%) Juniper
7 6 (11.76%) Red Hat
8 5 (9.80%) Imperva
8 5 (9.80%) 3PAR
8 5 (9.80%) WatchGuard
9 4 (7.84%) Dell
10 3 (5.88%) EMC
10 3 (5.88%) Citrix
10 3 (5.88%) Remedy
10 3 (5.88%) Mitel
11 2 (3.92%) Oracle
12 1 (1.96%) Brocade
12 1 (1.96%) Foundry
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: to £40k + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus (up to 10K)
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Posted: Yesterday
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EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago