The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Chippenham region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 32 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs citing VPN 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 2.75% 1.41% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.26% 4.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £24,500 £21,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Communications & Networking Category
Chippenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
54 24 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 29.67% 33.80% 19.72%
Number of salaries quoted 53 23 27
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,100 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,200 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VPN
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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 22 Related IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Risk Management
2 5 (83.33%) SLA
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) MS Office
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (83.33%) Windows XP
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Vista
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Change Control
2 5 (83.33%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) Nokia
3 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Office
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
1 5 (83.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Help Desk Support Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Server Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Help Desk Support
1 4 (66.67%) Server Support Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Help Desk Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Server Support
1 4 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Desktop Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Technical Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows XP
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Vista
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Risk Management
1 5 (83.33%) Change Control
1 5 (83.33%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) Nokia
2 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint