The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 21 32 33
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Permanent jobs citing VPN 15 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 8.98% 0.85% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 53.57% 4.76% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 1
Median salary £51,250 £18,000 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+184.72% -5.26%
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £39,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.84%
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Essex

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

Communications & Networking Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
28 21 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 16.77% 17.80% 23.68%
Number of salaries quoted 27 19 36
Median salary £55,000 £29,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+86.44% -7.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Colchester region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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Salary Trend in Colchester

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

VPN Salary Trend in Colchester

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Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Colchester

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Colchester region with a requirement for VPN.

1 19 (90.48%) Windows
1 19 (90.48%) Blackberry
1 19 (90.48%) Clearswift
1 19 (90.48%) Proofpoint
2 18 (85.71%) Smartphone
3 17 (80.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (80.95%) Configuration Management
3 17 (80.95%) MS Exchange
3 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
4 16 (76.19%) Apple
4 16 (76.19%) Office 365
4 16 (76.19%) Windows Phone
5 14 (66.67%) Law
5 14 (66.67%) Nokia
6 11 (52.38%) Mobile Computing
7 10 (47.62%) Problem Management
7 10 (47.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 10 (47.62%) Service Management
7 10 (47.62%) Process Management
7 10 (47.62%) Service Delivery
8 9 (42.86%) Supplier Management
8 9 (42.86%) iPhone
9 8 (38.10%) Performance Metrics
10 7 (33.33%) Security Patching
10 7 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (33.33%) Capacity Management
10 7 (33.33%) Balanced Scorecard
11 4 (19.05%) ITIL
12 3 (14.29%) BYOD
12 3 (14.29%) MS Office

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Top Related IT Skills in Colchester 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 17 (80.95%) Exchange Server 2010
1 17 (80.95%) MS Exchange
2 10 (47.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (76.19%) Office 365
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.52%) iTunes
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) BGP
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (4.76%) EIGRP
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
1 1 (4.76%) HSRP
1 1 (4.76%) IPsec
1 1 (4.76%) MPLS
1 1 (4.76%) SSL
General
1 14 (66.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Messaging Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Mobile Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) BlackBerry Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Blackberry Consultant
4 4 (19.05%) Consultant
4 4 (19.05%) Messaging Consultant
4 4 (19.05%) Messaging Support
5 3 (14.29%) Messaging Support Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) IT Manager
6 2 (9.52%) IT Programme Manager
6 2 (9.52%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Mobile Project Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Programme Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Systems Support
6 2 (9.52%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 19 (90.48%) Blackberry
2 18 (85.71%) Smartphone
3 11 (52.38%) Mobile Computing
4 9 (42.86%) iPhone
5 8 (38.10%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (14.29%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 16 (76.19%) Windows Phone
3 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.76%) Android
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Configuration Management
2 10 (47.62%) Problem Management
2 10 (47.62%) Process Management
2 10 (47.62%) Service Delivery
2 10 (47.62%) Service Management
3 9 (42.86%) Supplier Management
4 7 (33.33%) Balanced Scorecard
4 7 (33.33%) Capacity Management
4 7 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (33.33%) Security Patching
5 4 (19.05%) ITIL
6 3 (14.29%) ITSM
7 1 (4.76%) Change Management
7 1 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Clearswift
1 19 (90.48%) Proofpoint
2 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
3 16 (76.19%) Apple
4 14 (66.67%) Nokia
5 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco
5 1 (4.76%) IronPort
5 1 (4.76%) Palo Alto