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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank - 41 37
Permanent jobs citing VPN 0 17 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham - 3.89% 5.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 14.78% 28.77%
Number of salaries quoted 0 17 18
Median salary - £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +41.66%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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
40 115 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 16.60% 26.32% 18.30%
Number of salaries quoted 26 80 65
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +28.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

VPN
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

VPN
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

VPN
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 5 (71.43%) MS Office
1 5 (71.43%) SLA
1 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
1 5 (71.43%) Wi-Fi
1 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
1 5 (71.43%) Ticket Management
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Social Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP

VPN
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:

Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
General
1 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) NOC Technician
2 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Ticket Management
2 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Social Engineering
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco