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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 28 36 17
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -19
Permanent jobs citing VPN 3 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 2.11% 1.81% 1.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.79% 7.14% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Average salary £33,500 £25,500 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.37% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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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
19 42 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 13.38% 25.30% 35.38%
Number of salaries quoted 19 41 23
Average salary £31,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.61% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,500 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,100 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 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 10 (83.33%) Firewall
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) MS Office
2 9 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (50.00%) Windows
4 5 (41.67%) ITIL
4 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (33.33%) Change Control
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Vista
5 4 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 4 (33.33%) SLA
5 4 (33.33%) Service Management
5 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
6 3 (25.00%) VMware
7 2 (16.67%) SAN
7 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
7 2 (16.67%) Dell
7 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (16.67%) Windows 7

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Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (75.00%) MS Office
1 9 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (8.33%) MPLS
3 1 (8.33%) VLAN
3 1 (8.33%) VoIP
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Help Desk Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Vista
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Service Management
2 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 4 (33.33%) Change Control
3 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Dell
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
Chippenham
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Salary: £37,000 to £42,000 per annum, depending on experience
Posted: 8 days ago