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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 58 45 43
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Permanent jobs citing VPN 5 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.30% 1.24% 3.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.58% 4.04% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 15
Median salary £22,500 £44,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-49.15% +47.50%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
66 99 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 17.10% 30.65% 19.54%
Number of salaries quoted 55 77 69
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £75,000
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 7 December 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 8 (53.33%) MS Office
1 8 (53.33%) SLA
1 8 (53.33%) Management Information System
1 8 (53.33%) Wi-Fi
1 8 (53.33%) Telecoms
1 8 (53.33%) Ticket Management
2 7 (46.67%) Firewall
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco
4 4 (26.67%) Windows
4 4 (26.67%) MCSE
4 4 (26.67%) LAN
4 4 (26.67%) WAN
4 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
4 4 (26.67%) CCNA
4 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
5 3 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (20.00%) VMware
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (13.33%) Advertising
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (13.33%) HP
6 2 (13.33%) Dell
6 2 (13.33%) 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 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (46.67%) Firewall
3 4 (26.67%) LAN
3 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (26.67%) WAN
4 2 (13.33%) iSCSI
4 2 (13.33%) Network Security
4 2 (13.33%) VLAN
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (6.67%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (53.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) NOC Technician
2 3 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 2 (13.33%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Security Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior IT Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
1 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Ticket Management
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (13.33%) Social Engineering
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) CCNA
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (26.67%) MCSE
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) MCITP
3 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (13.33%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) Dell
3 2 (13.33%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix