The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 32 34 48
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Permanent jobs citing VPN 30 23 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 6.07% 5.60% 2.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.79% 25.00% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 30 18 8
Median salary £42,500 £33,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.78% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £28,350 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £35,000 £40,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
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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
121 92 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 24.49% 22.38% 29.57%
Number of salaries quoted 100 80 94
Median salary £46,000 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.32% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,650 £27,500 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheltenham region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 5 May 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing VPN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for VPN.

1 36 (80.00%) Cisco
1 36 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 30 (66.67%) Firewall
3 29 (64.44%) MPLS
4 27 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 20 (44.44%) CheckPoint
6 19 (42.22%) VMware
6 19 (42.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 18 (40.00%) Windows
8 13 (28.89%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (28.89%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (26.67%) SLA
10 11 (24.44%) Linux
11 10 (22.22%) DNS
11 10 (22.22%) Active Directory
11 10 (22.22%) DHCP
11 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (20.00%) CCNP
12 9 (20.00%) HP
12 9 (20.00%) Data Centre
12 9 (20.00%) Windows Server
13 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (17.78%) SC Cleared
13 8 (17.78%) Security Cleared
14 7 (15.56%) Load Balancing
14 7 (15.56%) PKI
14 7 (15.56%) Cisco IPCC
14 7 (15.56%) HSRP
14 7 (15.56%) Cisco UCCX
14 7 (15.56%) Unified Communications

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Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (15.56%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.67%) Apache
3 3 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 30 (66.67%) Firewall
2 29 (64.44%) MPLS
3 27 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 13 (28.89%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (22.22%) DHCP
5 10 (22.22%) DNS
6 7 (15.56%) BGP
6 7 (15.56%) EIGRP
6 7 (15.56%) HSRP
6 7 (15.56%) OSPF
6 7 (15.56%) SSL
6 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP
6 7 (15.56%) Unified Communications
6 7 (15.56%) VoIP
6 7 (15.56%) VRRP
7 4 (8.89%) iSCSI
7 4 (8.89%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (6.67%) HTTP
9 2 (4.44%) LAN
9 2 (4.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) MySQL
General
1 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.44%) Advertising
2 2 (4.44%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 27 (60.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 20 (44.44%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 20 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 20 (44.44%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 20 (44.44%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 20 (44.44%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Cisco Support
4 7 (15.56%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Voice Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Voice Support Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) IT Manager
6 4 (8.89%) NOC Technician
7 3 (6.67%) Consultant
7 3 (6.67%) IT Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Network Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) LAMP
2 2 (4.44%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (15.56%) PKI
3 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (6.67%) EqualLogic
5 3 (6.67%) iPad
6 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.22%) CESG
6 1 (2.22%) CMDB
6 1 (2.22%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (2.22%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 18 (40.00%) Windows
2 11 (24.44%) Linux
3 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.67%) CentOS
6 3 (6.67%) FreeNAS
7 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.56%) Fault Analysis
1 7 (15.56%) ITIL
1 7 (15.56%) Load Balancing
2 5 (11.11%) Ticket Management
3 3 (6.67%) Configuration Management
3 3 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (6.67%) Patch Management
4 2 (4.44%) Presales
4 2 (4.44%) Project Planning
5 1 (2.22%) Security Operations
5 1 (2.22%) SIEM
5 1 (2.22%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.67%) Perl
1 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
1 3 (6.67%) Python
1 3 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (28.89%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (20.00%) CCNP
3 8 (17.78%) SC Cleared
3 8 (17.78%) Security Cleared
4 7 (15.56%) CCNP Voice
5 4 (8.89%) CCNA
5 4 (8.89%) MCITP
5 4 (8.89%) MCSE
5 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (8.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (4.44%) HP ASE
6 2 (4.44%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (26.67%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (42.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 5 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.22%) vSphere
4 1 (2.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (15.56%) Cisco CUCM
1 7 (15.56%) Cisco IPCC
1 7 (15.56%) Cisco UCCE
1 7 (15.56%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 36 (80.00%) Cisco
1 36 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (44.44%) CheckPoint
3 19 (42.22%) VMware
4 9 (20.00%) HP
5 7 (15.56%) Dell
6 3 (6.67%) Apple
6 3 (6.67%) Palo Alto
7 2 (4.44%) Citrix
7 2 (4.44%) IronPort
7 2 (4.44%) Meraki
7 2 (4.44%) ProCurve
7 2 (4.44%) Tripwire
8 1 (2.22%) LogRhythm
8 1 (2.22%) Twitter
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