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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 41 31 35
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Permanent jobs citing VPN 1 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 0.55% 4.38% 1.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.22% 18.92% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 3
Average salary £52,500 £26,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+101.92% +6.12%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
45 37 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 24.86% 23.13% 23.75%
Number of salaries quoted 39 37 37
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,900 £50,000
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 11 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) VPLS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Multicast
2 2 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Presales
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) RIP
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) FCoE
2 2 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (33.33%) vCloud
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) FCoE
2 2 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) Multicast
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) RIP
2 2 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (66.67%) VPLS
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Network Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) CentOS
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Presales
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) vCloud
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) VMware