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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 118 93 112
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +19
Permanent jobs citing VPN 14 43 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.57% 1.93% 1.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.70% 8.08% 7.34%
Number of salaries quoted 14 39 36
Average salary £38,750 £33,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.67% -24.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -
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
518 532 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 21.13% 23.90% 18.98%
Number of salaries quoted 403 438 445
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,850 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2 October 2014.

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 2 October 2014. 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 -29 9 £37,500 +16.27%
Peterborough -2 3 £40,000 +10.34% 1
VPN
East of England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 17 (70.83%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (50.00%) Linux
3 12 (50.00%) Firewall
4 8 (33.33%) VMware
5 7 (29.17%) WAN
6 6 (25.00%) Cisco
6 6 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 6 (25.00%) Degree
6 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (20.83%) Network Management
7 5 (20.83%) Refactoring
7 5 (20.83%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (20.83%) Migration
7 5 (20.83%) Firmware
7 5 (20.83%) Scrum
7 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
7 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (20.83%) Blackberry
7 5 (20.83%) LAN
7 5 (20.83%) MCP
7 5 (20.83%) UNIX
8 4 (16.67%) MCSE
8 4 (16.67%) MCSA
8 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 4 (16.67%) VoIP

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.17%) IIS
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (50.00%) Firewall
2 7 (29.17%) WAN
3 5 (20.83%) LAN
4 4 (16.67%) VoIP
4 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 4 (16.67%) SAN
5 3 (12.50%) DNS
5 3 (12.50%) SSL
5 3 (12.50%) LDAP
6 2 (8.33%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (8.33%) DHCP
6 2 (8.33%) SNMP
6 2 (8.33%) Internet
6 2 (8.33%) Wireless
6 2 (8.33%) IPsec
6 2 (8.33%) VLAN
7 1 (4.17%) Wireshark
7 1 (4.17%) IP Telephony
7 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (4.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Administrator
2 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (16.67%) ScrumMaster
3 2 (8.33%) Junior Architect
3 2 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (8.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Architect
3 2 (8.33%) Junior
3 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (4.17%) IT Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Support Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) HTML
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
1 1 (4.17%) Classic ASP
1 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.17%) CSS
1 1 (4.17%) SAML
1 1 (4.17%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.83%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (20.83%) Blackberry
3 4 (16.67%) IPTV
4 1 (4.17%) Biometrics
4 1 (4.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (70.83%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (20.83%) UNIX
5 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (8.33%) Debian
6 2 (8.33%) Ubuntu
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (8.33%) CentOS
7 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.17%) Android
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Migration
1 5 (20.83%) Scrum
1 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
1 5 (20.83%) Refactoring
1 5 (20.83%) Network Management
2 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (16.67%) User Stories
2 4 (16.67%) Line Management
2 4 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 3 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.17%) Network Design
5 1 (4.17%) Logistics
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Service Management
5 1 (4.17%) Identity Management
5 1 (4.17%) Data Security
5 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.17%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) Perl
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
1 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.17%) C#
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) VBScript
3 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (20.83%) MCP
3 4 (16.67%) MCSE
3 4 (16.67%) MCSA
3 4 (16.67%) A+ Certification
3 4 (16.67%) MOS
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (4.17%) CCNP
4 1 (4.17%) CISSP
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.83%) Firmware
3 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.17%) XenApp
4 1 (4.17%) DFS Replication
4 1 (4.17%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.17%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (16.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (8.33%) SCCM
3 1 (4.17%) Puppet
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (4.17%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.17%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (33.33%) VMware
3 6 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (25.00%) Cisco
4 4 (16.67%) Symantec
4 4 (16.67%) Remedy
4 4 (16.67%) Nokia
4 4 (16.67%) Apple
5 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 3 (12.50%) HP
6 2 (8.33%) NetApp
6 2 (8.33%) Citrix
6 2 (8.33%) ProCurve
7 1 (4.17%) Veeam
7 1 (4.17%) SonicWALL
7 1 (4.17%) Juniper
7 1 (4.17%) Hitachi
7 1 (4.17%) Dell
7 1 (4.17%) Sun
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago