The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 132 99 126
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +27
Permanent jobs citing VPN 9 39 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.38% 1.65% 1.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.89% 9.31% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 9 37 28
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £32,300 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,500 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
475 419 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 19.85% 17.71% 17.17%
Number of salaries quoted 391 348 404
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VPN
East of England

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 11 July 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 11 July 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 -21 5 £37,500 -8.53% 4
Peterborough -11 1 £18,500 -47.14%
VPN
East of England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 36 (75.00%) Firewall
2 25 (52.08%) Windows
3 22 (45.83%) Microsoft
4 18 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 17 (35.42%) Red Hat
5 17 (35.42%) Linux
6 16 (33.33%) LAN
7 15 (31.25%) ITIL
7 15 (31.25%) VMware
7 15 (31.25%) Degree
8 14 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (27.08%) SAN
10 12 (25.00%) Perl
10 12 (25.00%) WAN
10 12 (25.00%) MS Exchange
10 12 (25.00%) Bash Shell
11 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (22.92%) CCNA
11 11 (22.92%) HP
11 11 (22.92%) Cisco
11 11 (22.92%) NetApp
12 10 (20.83%) TDD
12 10 (20.83%) Internet
12 10 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (18.75%) Refactoring
13 9 (18.75%) Test Automation
13 9 (18.75%) Puppet
13 9 (18.75%) Network Management
13 9 (18.75%) Opscode Chef

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 12 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (14.58%) IIS
2 7 (14.58%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.58%) SaaS
2 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 36 (75.00%) Firewall
2 16 (33.33%) LAN
3 13 (27.08%) SAN
4 12 (25.00%) WAN
5 10 (20.83%) Internet
6 9 (18.75%) SSL
7 8 (16.67%) DNS
7 8 (16.67%) IP Telephony
8 7 (14.58%) DHCP
9 6 (12.50%) NetScaler
10 5 (10.42%) Wireless
10 5 (10.42%) LDAP
11 4 (8.33%) SNMP
11 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
11 4 (8.33%) IPsec
12 3 (6.25%) NGN
12 3 (6.25%) Wireshark
12 3 (6.25%) OpenLDAP
12 3 (6.25%) tcpdump
12 3 (6.25%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (8.33%) Marketing
2 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.17%) Finance
4 1 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.08%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (29.17%) Administrator
2 11 (22.92%) Support Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) Analyst
3 8 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (14.58%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (12.50%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Team Leader
7 3 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (6.25%) Network Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) Operations Team Leader
7 3 (6.25%) Service Desk Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Support Specialist
8 2 (4.17%) Software Consultant
8 2 (4.17%) IT Administrator
8 2 (4.17%) Integration Consultant
9 1 (2.08%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) J2EE
1 3 (6.25%) XMPP
2 1 (2.08%) HTML
2 1 (2.08%) .NET
2 1 (2.08%) Classic ASP
2 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.08%) CSS
2 1 (2.08%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Firmware
1 9 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 6 (12.50%) Fat Client
2 6 (12.50%) Thin Client
2 6 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (4.17%) Open Source
5 1 (2.08%) Biometrics
5 1 (2.08%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.08%) Clustering
5 1 (2.08%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 25 (52.08%) Windows
2 17 (35.42%) Linux
3 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (12.50%) UNIX
6 5 (10.42%) Ubuntu
7 4 (8.33%) CentOS
7 4 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (6.25%) Debian
9 1 (2.08%) Solaris
9 1 (2.08%) Android
9 1 (2.08%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) ITIL
2 10 (20.83%) TDD
3 9 (18.75%) Migration
3 9 (18.75%) Scrum
3 9 (18.75%) Refactoring
3 9 (18.75%) Test Automation
3 9 (18.75%) Network Management
4 8 (16.67%) DevOps
5 6 (12.50%) Change Control
6 3 (6.25%) OWASP
6 3 (6.25%) Data Security
6 3 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (6.25%) Information Security
7 2 (4.17%) Digital Forensics
7 2 (4.17%) Ethical Hacking
7 2 (4.17%) Network Design
7 2 (4.17%) Security Testing
8 1 (2.08%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.08%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (2.08%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.00%) Perl
1 12 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 9 (18.75%) Python
3 3 (6.25%) Java
4 2 (4.17%) SQL
4 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.08%) C#
5 1 (2.08%) VBScript
5 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (31.25%) Degree
2 14 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (22.92%) CCNA
4 8 (16.67%) MCSE
5 6 (12.50%) MCP
5 6 (12.50%) MCITP
5 6 (12.50%) CCIA
5 6 (12.50%) CCA
5 6 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
5 6 (12.50%) CISSP
6 3 (6.25%) SSCP
6 3 (6.25%) CISM
6 3 (6.25%) CCNP
7 2 (4.17%) GIAC
7 2 (4.17%) CEH
8 1 (2.08%) OSCP
8 1 (2.08%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 10 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (18.75%) KVM
4 6 (12.50%) XenApp
4 6 (12.50%) XenServer
4 6 (12.50%) XenDesktop
5 3 (6.25%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.08%) NFS
6 1 (2.08%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 9 (18.75%) Puppet
1 9 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (4.17%) Munin
3 2 (4.17%) Nagios
4 1 (2.08%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 17 (35.42%) Red Hat
3 15 (31.25%) VMware
4 11 (22.92%) HP
4 11 (22.92%) Cisco
4 11 (22.92%) NetApp
5 9 (18.75%) Hitachi
5 9 (18.75%) Sun
6 7 (14.58%) Citrix
7 6 (12.50%) Wyse
8 5 (10.42%) CheckPoint
9 4 (8.33%) Juniper
10 3 (6.25%) SonicWALL
11 2 (4.17%) ProCurve
12 1 (2.08%) Veeam
12 1 (2.08%) Avaya
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Alexander Mann Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Alexander Mann Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago