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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 112 100 126
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +26
Permanent jobs citing VPN 18 27 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.79% 1.29% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.00% 5.60% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 16 25 15
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,750
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +4.89%
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
450 482 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 19.83% 23.04% 21.19%
Number of salaries quoted 350 372 429
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £65,000
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 28 January 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 January 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 -4 15 £40,000 -25.58% 5
Huntingdon +2 2 £34,250 +14.16%
Peterborough -1 1 - -
VPN
East of England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 21 (61.76%) Windows
2 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 14 (41.18%) LAN
3 14 (41.18%) Active Directory
3 14 (41.18%) Firewall
3 14 (41.18%) VMware
4 12 (35.29%) WAN
4 12 (35.29%) Linux
5 11 (32.35%) Cisco
5 11 (32.35%) Wireless
5 11 (32.35%) Degree
6 10 (29.41%) VLAN
7 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
8 7 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (20.59%) CCNP
8 7 (20.59%) DNS
8 7 (20.59%) Windows 7
9 6 (17.65%) VoIP
9 6 (17.65%) ITIL
9 6 (17.65%) MCP
9 6 (17.65%) UNIX
9 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (14.71%) Riverbed
10 5 (14.71%) Network Management
10 5 (14.71%) Lync
11 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (11.76%) SolarWinds

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 5 (14.71%) Lync
2 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.94%) IIS
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) SaaS
1 3 (8.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (41.18%) LAN
1 14 (41.18%) Firewall
2 12 (35.29%) WAN
3 11 (32.35%) Wireless
4 10 (29.41%) VLAN
5 7 (20.59%) DNS
6 6 (17.65%) VoIP
7 4 (11.76%) SSL
7 4 (11.76%) DHCP
8 3 (8.82%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (8.82%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (5.88%) Network Security
9 2 (5.88%) NAS
9 2 (5.88%) HTTP
10 1 (2.94%) RIP
10 1 (2.94%) SNMP
10 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
10 1 (2.94%) Ethernet
10 1 (2.94%) FTP
10 1 (2.94%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Support Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Network Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) IT Support
3 5 (14.71%) Junior Architect
3 5 (14.71%) IT Support Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (14.71%) Architect
3 5 (14.71%) Junior
4 4 (11.76%) Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Test Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.82%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (8.82%) Open Source
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.88%) PKI
3 2 (5.88%) IPTV
3 2 (5.88%) Smartcard
4 1 (2.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (61.76%) Windows
2 12 (35.29%) Linux
3 7 (20.59%) Windows 7
4 6 (17.65%) UNIX
5 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (11.76%) Windows XP
6 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (8.82%) Windows 8
7 3 (8.82%) Android
8 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (5.88%) Mac OS
8 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) ITIL
2 5 (14.71%) Network Management
3 4 (11.76%) Load Balancing
3 4 (11.76%) Asset Management
3 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
3 4 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (8.82%) Project Management
4 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
4 3 (8.82%) WAN Optimisation
5 2 (5.88%) User Stories
5 2 (5.88%) Test Planning
5 2 (5.88%) Line Management
5 2 (5.88%) Test Automation
5 2 (5.88%) Refactoring
5 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.88%) Change Control
5 2 (5.88%) Change Management
5 2 (5.88%) Regression Testing
5 2 (5.88%) Migration
5 2 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) Degree
2 7 (20.59%) CCNP
2 7 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (17.65%) MCP
4 3 (8.82%) MCSE
4 3 (8.82%) MCSA
4 3 (8.82%) A+ Certification
4 3 (8.82%) MOS
5 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 14 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.82%) Hyper-V
3 3 (8.82%) Firmware
4 2 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (8.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 3 (8.82%) SCOrch
2 1 (2.94%) DameWare
2 1 (2.94%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 14 (41.18%) VMware
3 11 (32.35%) Cisco
4 5 (14.71%) Riverbed
5 4 (11.76%) SolarWinds
5 4 (11.76%) Citrix
5 4 (11.76%) Remedy
6 3 (8.82%) Nokia
6 3 (8.82%) Apple
6 3 (8.82%) CheckPoint
6 3 (8.82%) Symantec
6 3 (8.82%) Dell
7 2 (5.88%) EMC
7 2 (5.88%) HP
8 1 (2.94%) Oracle
8 1 (2.94%) Juniper
8 1 (2.94%) Sophos
8 1 (2.94%) WatchGuard
8 1 (2.94%) Imperva
8 1 (2.94%) 3PAR
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: Excellent base & package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: Excellent base & package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 Per Annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Harris Global
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago