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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 30 34 30
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing VPN 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 2.38% 0.70% 1.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.54% 5.26% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £35,000 £19,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+84.21% -52.50%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.26% -5.33%
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
26 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 20.63% 13.29% 7.95%
Number of salaries quoted 24 17 11
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -38.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,000 £28,753
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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

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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

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 4 September 2015.

VPN Salary Histogram in Colchester

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (33.33%) FirePass
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) NX-OS
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Pegasus

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Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (33.33%) FirePass
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) NX-OS
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
1 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Pegasus
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
1 1 (33.33%) F5
Colchester, Essex
Bristow Holland
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 4 days ago