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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 42 43 44
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing VPN 18 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.52% 2.94% 1.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.95% 11.39% 8.93%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 5
Median salary £42,500 £31,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.92% -21.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £31,200 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £47,500 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £39,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +8.21%
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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
82 79 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 20.60% 25.82% 19.51%
Number of salaries quoted 80 78 51
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £30,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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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 25 July 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 32 (76.19%) Cisco
2 30 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 27 (64.29%) Firewall
4 23 (54.76%) MPLS
4 23 (54.76%) Cisco Nexus
5 17 (40.48%) Windows
5 17 (40.48%) CheckPoint
6 16 (38.10%) VMware
6 16 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (33.33%) SLA
8 13 (30.95%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (26.19%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (23.81%) Active Directory
11 9 (21.43%) HP
11 9 (21.43%) Dell
11 9 (21.43%) Linux
11 9 (21.43%) MS Exchange
11 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
11 9 (21.43%) Windows Server
12 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (19.05%) Ticket Management
12 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (19.05%) MS Office
12 8 (19.05%) DHCP
12 8 (19.05%) DNS
12 8 (19.05%) Management Information System
12 8 (19.05%) Wi-Fi
12 8 (19.05%) Telecoms
13 7 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 7 (16.67%) SharePoint

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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 9 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 7 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.76%) Apache
3 2 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (19.05%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 27 (64.29%) Firewall
2 23 (54.76%) Cisco Nexus
2 23 (54.76%) MPLS
3 11 (26.19%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (19.05%) DHCP
4 8 (19.05%) DNS
4 8 (19.05%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (16.67%) iSCSI
6 6 (14.29%) BGP
6 6 (14.29%) EIGRP
6 6 (14.29%) HSRP
6 6 (14.29%) OSPF
6 6 (14.29%) SSL
6 6 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 6 (14.29%) Unified Communications
6 6 (14.29%) VoIP
6 6 (14.29%) VRRP
7 3 (7.14%) HTTP
8 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) MySQL
General
1 8 (19.05%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.38%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 23 (54.76%) Cisco Engineer
2 17 (40.48%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 17 (40.48%) Network Engineer
2 17 (40.48%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 17 (40.48%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 17 (40.48%) Senior Network Engineer
3 8 (19.05%) NOC Technician
4 6 (14.29%) Cisco Support
4 6 (14.29%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) IT Manager
4 6 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Voice Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Voice Support Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (9.52%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Manager
8 2 (4.76%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) LAMP
2 1 (2.38%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Management Information System
2 7 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 6 (14.29%) PKI
4 3 (7.14%) iPad
5 2 (4.76%) EqualLogic
6 1 (2.38%) CESG
6 1 (2.38%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (40.48%) Windows
2 9 (21.43%) Linux
2 9 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.76%) CentOS
4 2 (4.76%) FreeNAS
5 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.05%) Ticket Management
2 6 (14.29%) Fault Analysis
2 6 (14.29%) ITIL
2 6 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 2 (4.76%) Configuration Management
3 2 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (4.76%) Patch Management
4 1 (2.38%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (2.38%) Project Planning
4 1 (2.38%) Security Operations
4 1 (2.38%) SIEM
4 1 (2.38%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (2.38%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) Perl
1 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
1 2 (4.76%) Python
1 2 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (16.67%) CCNA
2 7 (16.67%) MCITP
2 7 (16.67%) MCSE
2 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (14.29%) CCNP
3 6 (14.29%) CCNP Voice
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (23.81%) Active Directory
3 7 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
1 6 (14.29%) Cisco IPCC
1 6 (14.29%) Cisco UCCE
1 6 (14.29%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 32 (76.19%) Cisco
2 30 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 17 (40.48%) CheckPoint
4 16 (38.10%) VMware
5 9 (21.43%) Dell
5 9 (21.43%) HP
6 2 (4.76%) Apple
6 2 (4.76%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.38%) LogRhythm
7 1 (2.38%) Twitter
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £14000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago