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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 109 132 103
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -29
Permanent jobs citing VPN 23 13 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.09% 0.53% 1.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.47% 2.37% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 32
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £29,200 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,700 £55,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.21% -2.66%
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
308 548 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 14.58% 22.13% 22.77%
Number of salaries quoted 267 430 423
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,984
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +22 17 £42,500 -8.10% 3
Peterborough -4 3 £35,000 -3.44%
St Neots - 2 £33,750 - 1
VPN
East of England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 36 (67.92%) WAN
2 34 (64.15%) LAN
3 25 (47.17%) Active Directory
4 23 (43.40%) TCP/IP
4 23 (43.40%) Firewall
5 19 (35.85%) Windows
6 18 (33.96%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (33.96%) OSPF
6 18 (33.96%) BGP
7 17 (32.08%) Data Centre
8 16 (30.19%) CCNP
8 16 (30.19%) Telecoms
8 16 (30.19%) Wireless
9 15 (28.30%) Cisco
9 15 (28.30%) CheckPoint
10 13 (24.53%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (20.75%) Video Conferencing
11 11 (20.75%) Marketing
11 11 (20.75%) Publishing
11 11 (20.75%) VRRP
11 11 (20.75%) WLAN
11 11 (20.75%) HSRP
11 11 (20.75%) Windows 7
11 11 (20.75%) Office 365
12 10 (18.87%) CCNA
12 10 (18.87%) VLAN
13 9 (16.98%) VMware
13 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (16.98%) Juniper
14 8 (15.09%) Linux

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (7.55%) MS Exchange
1 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (3.77%) Lync
2 2 (3.77%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Office
2 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (67.92%) WAN
2 34 (64.15%) LAN
3 23 (43.40%) TCP/IP
3 23 (43.40%) Firewall
4 18 (33.96%) OSPF
4 18 (33.96%) BGP
5 16 (30.19%) Wireless
6 11 (20.75%) VRRP
6 11 (20.75%) HSRP
6 11 (20.75%) WLAN
7 10 (18.87%) VLAN
8 8 (15.09%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (13.21%) DHCP
9 7 (13.21%) EIGRP
9 7 (13.21%) DNS
10 6 (11.32%) Internet
11 5 (9.43%) ATM
11 5 (9.43%) Frame Relay
12 4 (7.55%) NetScaler
12 4 (7.55%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
General
1 16 (30.19%) Telecoms
2 11 (20.75%) Publishing
2 11 (20.75%) Marketing
3 3 (5.66%) Finance
4 2 (3.77%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (16.98%) Network Engineer
2 6 (11.32%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (11.32%) Analyst
2 6 (11.32%) Support Analyst
2 6 (11.32%) Administrator
2 6 (11.32%) Network Manager
3 4 (7.55%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (7.55%) Help Desk Support
3 4 (7.55%) Provisioning Engineer
3 4 (7.55%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (5.66%) UNIX Administrator
4 3 (5.66%) IP Engineer
4 3 (5.66%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (5.66%) Technical Support Analyst
4 3 (5.66%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 3 (5.66%) Technical Support
4 3 (5.66%) Desktop Support
5 2 (3.77%) Consultant
5 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (3.77%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (32.08%) Data Centre
2 11 (20.75%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.77%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.89%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 19 (35.85%) Windows
2 13 (24.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (20.75%) Windows 7
4 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (15.09%) Linux
6 6 (11.32%) UNIX
7 5 (9.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (7.55%) Solaris
8 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (11.32%) ITIL
1 6 (11.32%) Configuration Management
1 6 (11.32%) Load Balancing
1 6 (11.32%) WAN Optimisation
2 4 (7.55%) SDLC
3 3 (5.66%) User Stories
3 3 (5.66%) DevOps
4 2 (3.77%) Communications Security
4 2 (3.77%) Network Architecture
4 2 (3.77%) Network Management
4 2 (3.77%) Migration
4 2 (3.77%) Project Management
5 1 (1.89%) Identity Management
5 1 (1.89%) CRM
5 1 (1.89%) Information Security
5 1 (1.89%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (1.89%) SIEM
5 1 (1.89%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 18 (33.96%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (30.19%) CCNP
3 10 (18.87%) CCNA
4 5 (9.43%) CCIP
5 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (5.66%) MCP
7 2 (3.77%) HNC
7 2 (3.77%) MCSE
7 2 (3.77%) MCSA
7 2 (3.77%) CCIE
7 2 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (3.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (3.77%) DV Cleared
7 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.89%) SSCP
8 1 (1.89%) CISM
8 1 (1.89%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) SLA
1 2 (3.77%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.89%) COBIT
System Software
1 25 (47.17%) Active Directory
2 7 (13.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.55%) Hyper-V
3 4 (7.55%) XenServer
3 4 (7.55%) XenDesktop
4 2 (3.77%) vSphere
4 2 (3.77%) XenApp
5 1 (1.89%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Backup Exec
1 2 (3.77%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.89%) WSUS
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 15 (28.30%) Cisco
1 15 (28.30%) CheckPoint
2 9 (16.98%) VMware
2 9 (16.98%) Juniper
3 8 (15.09%) Riverbed
4 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
5 6 (11.32%) Citrix
5 6 (11.32%) SolarWinds
6 5 (9.43%) Remedy
6 5 (9.43%) Red Hat
7 3 (5.66%) Dell
8 2 (3.77%) EMC
8 2 (3.77%) HP
8 2 (3.77%) Cramer
9 1 (1.89%) Brocade
9 1 (1.89%) Veeam
9 1 (1.89%) Foundry
9 1 (1.89%) Nimble Storage
9 1 (1.89%) Apple
9 1 (1.89%) Oracle
Cambridgeshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive with benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-45k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus (up to 10K)
Posted: 4 days ago