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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Essex / Colchester
Rank 37 51 24
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -27
Permanent jobs citing VPN 2 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 1.18% 1.06% 2.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.53% 6.52% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 3
Median salary £43,750 £27,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+59.09% -42.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £24,300 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £42,300 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
- +7.38%

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
19 46 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 11.24% 16.25% 34.81%
Number of salaries quoted 19 45 46
Median salary £45,000 £34,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 11 (91.67%) Windows
1 11 (91.67%) Blackberry
1 11 (91.67%) Clearswift
1 11 (91.67%) Proofpoint
2 10 (83.33%) Mobile Computing
2 10 (83.33%) Smartphone
3 9 (75.00%) Problem Management
3 9 (75.00%) Service Management
3 9 (75.00%) Process Management
3 9 (75.00%) Nokia
3 9 (75.00%) Apple
3 9 (75.00%) MS Exchange
3 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Intune
4 8 (66.67%) Windows 8
4 8 (66.67%) iTunes
4 8 (66.67%) MS Office
4 8 (66.67%) ITIL
4 8 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 8 (66.67%) SCCM
4 8 (66.67%) Degree
4 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (66.67%) ITSM
5 7 (58.33%) Windows Phone
6 6 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 6 (50.00%) People Management
6 6 (50.00%) Windows 10
7 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management

VPN
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 9 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (66.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (66.67%) iTunes
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
General
1 1 (8.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Messaging Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Mobility Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Blackberry Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Messaging Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Blackberry
2 10 (83.33%) Mobile Computing
2 10 (83.33%) Smartphone
3 3 (25.00%) BYOD
4 1 (8.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Phone
4 6 (50.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Problem Management
1 9 (75.00%) Process Management
1 9 (75.00%) Service Management
2 8 (66.67%) ITIL
2 8 (66.67%) ITSM
3 6 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 6 (50.00%) People Management
4 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (16.67%) Capacity Management
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Intune
1 8 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (16.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Clearswift
1 11 (91.67%) Proofpoint
2 9 (75.00%) Apple
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) Nokia
3 2 (16.67%) F5
3 2 (16.67%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) Infoblox
3 2 (16.67%) NetApp
3 2 (16.67%) Symantec