The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 43 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs citing VPN 6 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 2.32% 1.94% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.33% 7.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VPN
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
45 42 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 17.37% 27.10% 17.09%
Number of salaries quoted 43 42 22
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

VPN
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

VPN
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Colchester

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) IPsec
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) MS Office
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) SSL
2 4 (44.44%) FirePass
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (44.44%) F5
2 4 (44.44%) Palo Alto
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) NX-OS
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) VoIP
4 2 (22.22%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) CCNP
4 2 (22.22%) MCP
4 2 (22.22%) MCSE
4 2 (22.22%) MCSA
4 2 (22.22%) MS Excel

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (11.11%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (44.44%) FirePass
2 4 (44.44%) IPsec
2 4 (44.44%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) SSL
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) NX-OS
4 2 (22.22%) DNS
4 2 (22.22%) VoIP
5 1 (11.11%) DHCP
5 1 (11.11%) DMZ
5 1 (11.11%) FTP
5 1 (11.11%) Internet
5 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
5 1 (11.11%) POP3
5 1 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (11.11%) VLAN
5 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) MS Access
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall Specialist
1 2 (22.22%) Network Security Specialist
1 2 (22.22%) Network Specialist
1 2 (22.22%) Security Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
2 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) IT Support
2 1 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (11.11%) IT Technician
2 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Support Technician
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) Classic ASP
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (11.11%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Android
4 1 (11.11%) Debian
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL
1 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (11.11%) Migration
1 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
1 1 (11.11%) Network Management
1 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (22.22%) CCNP
3 2 (22.22%) MCP
3 2 (22.22%) MCSA
3 2 (22.22%) MCSE
4 1 (11.11%) CCDP
4 1 (11.11%) CCNA
4 1 (11.11%) CCSA
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) WSUS
2 1 (11.11%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
1 4 (44.44%) F5
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 4 (44.44%) Palo Alto
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Acronis
4 1 (11.11%) Apple
4 1 (11.11%) Avaya
4 1 (11.11%) AVG
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) Pegasus
4 1 (11.11%) Sage
4 1 (11.11%) Symantec
4 1 (11.11%) Synology
4 1 (11.11%) Toshiba
4 1 (11.11%) Trend Micro
4 1 (11.11%) Veeam
4 1 (11.11%) Zeacom
4 1 (11.11%) ZyXEL
Colchester, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago