The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 37 44 44
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 17 19 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.36% 4.30% 0.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.19% 26.39% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 2
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,400 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £48,600 £34,600 £38,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
105 72 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 26.92% 16.29% 20.23%
Number of salaries quoted 72 65 45
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,600 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Cheltenham region.

VPN Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 13 (76.47%) Cisco
1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 12 (70.59%) MPLS
2 12 (70.59%) Firewall
3 10 (58.82%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (47.06%) CheckPoint
5 7 (41.18%) VMware
5 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (35.29%) Windows
7 4 (23.53%) CCNP
7 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
7 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
8 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
8 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (17.65%) SLA
8 3 (17.65%) HP
8 3 (17.65%) Linux
8 3 (17.65%) DHCP
8 3 (17.65%) DNS
9 2 (11.76%) SSL
9 2 (11.76%) ITIL
9 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
9 2 (11.76%) LAN
9 2 (11.76%) VoIP
9 2 (11.76%) WAN
9 2 (11.76%) Citrix
9 2 (11.76%) SAN
9 2 (11.76%) OSPF

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Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 1 (5.88%) Apache
1 1 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) Firewall
1 12 (70.59%) MPLS
2 10 (58.82%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (17.65%) DHCP
4 3 (17.65%) DNS
5 2 (11.76%) BGP
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (11.76%) EIGRP
5 2 (11.76%) HSRP
5 2 (11.76%) LAN
5 2 (11.76%) OSPF
5 2 (11.76%) SAN
5 2 (11.76%) SSL
5 2 (11.76%) TACACS
5 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
5 2 (11.76%) VoIP
5 2 (11.76%) VRRP
5 2 (11.76%) WAN
5 2 (11.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (11.76%) Advertising
2 1 (5.88%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Cisco Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) Network Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Support
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Citrix Support
5 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) IT Support
5 2 (11.76%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Network Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) COM
1 1 (5.88%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) PKI
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) CESG
3 1 (5.88%) CMDB
3 1 (5.88%) EqualLogic
3 1 (5.88%) iPad
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (5.88%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) CentOS
4 1 (5.88%) FreeNAS
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) Fault Analysis
1 2 (11.76%) ITIL
1 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
1 2 (11.76%) Presales
2 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (5.88%) Patch Management
2 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
2 1 (5.88%) Security Operations
2 1 (5.88%) SIEM
2 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (5.88%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Perl
1 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.88%) Python
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) CCNP
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.76%) CCNP Voice
2 2 (11.76%) HP ASE
2 2 (11.76%) HP MASE
2 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco IPCC
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco UCCE
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Cisco
1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 8 (47.06%) CheckPoint
3 7 (41.18%) VMware
4 3 (17.65%) HP
5 2 (11.76%) Citrix
5 2 (11.76%) IronPort
5 2 (11.76%) Meraki
5 2 (11.76%) ProCurve
5 2 (11.76%) Tripwire
6 1 (5.88%) Apple
6 1 (5.88%) Dell
6 1 (5.88%) LogRhythm
6 1 (5.88%) Palo Alto
6 1 (5.88%) Twitter
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