The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chippenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 26 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing VPN 5 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 3.85% 2.67% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 11.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 0
Average salary £33,500 £26,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.61% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £33,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+15.15% -9.58%
VPN
Wiltshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Chippenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
25 35 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 19.23% 23.33% 30.16%
Number of salaries quoted 22 35 18
Average salary £33,500 £29,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.51% -17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £25,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £41,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

VPN
Salary Trend in Chippenham

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

VPN Salary Trend in Chippenham

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chippenham 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 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (42.86%) SAN
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) vSphere
3 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Dell
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) MS Office
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) VoIP
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chippenham 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 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
1 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) SAN
3 2 (28.57%) VoIP
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) MPLS
3 2 (28.57%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
1 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) vSphere
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Dell
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft