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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 155 171 198
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +27
Permanent jobs citing VPN 2017 1880 1791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.18% 1.89% 1.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.66% 10.55% 9.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1670 1572 1485
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,875 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +15.15%
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UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15931 17817 19225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.26% 17.87% 17.52%
Number of salaries quoted 13324 14355 15440
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in England

VPN
Salary Trend in England

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

VPN Salary Trend in England

VPN
Salary Histogram in England

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

VPN Salary Histogram in England

VPN
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the England region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -5 730 £50,000 +5.26% 70
South East +9 501 £42,500 -5.55% 40
East of England +63 195 £32,500 -1.51% 15
South West +54 165 £40,000 +21.21% 23
Yorkshire +32 157 £40,000 -9.09% 16
West Midlands +36 140 £40,000 +37.93% 17
North West -17 90 £39,500 +21.53% 15
East Midlands +33 54 £40,000 +14.28% 3
North East +6 12 £35,600 -23.02%
Midlands - 3 £50,000 -
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VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 England region with a requirement for VPN.

1 2452 (60.01%) Firewall
2 2233 (54.65%) Cisco
3 1953 (47.80%) Windows
4 1519 (37.18%) WAN
5 1416 (34.65%) LAN
6 1402 (34.31%) Cisco Certification
7 1391 (34.04%) Active Directory
8 1349 (33.02%) Microsoft
9 1104 (27.02%) VMware
10 1051 (25.72%) DNS
11 1017 (24.89%) TCP/IP
12 979 (23.96%) CCNP
13 976 (23.89%) Windows Server
14 922 (22.56%) MPLS
15 907 (22.20%) ITIL
16 904 (22.12%) Linux
17 855 (20.93%) Juniper
18 821 (20.09%) CCNA
19 812 (19.87%) VMware Infrastructure
20 801 (19.60%) MS Exchange
21 766 (18.75%) Wireless
22 733 (17.94%) MS Excel
23 725 (17.74%) Cisco ASA
24 712 (17.43%) MS Office
25 711 (17.40%) BGP
26 700 (17.13%) DHCP
27 694 (16.98%) Network Security
28 674 (16.50%) VoIP
29 668 (16.35%) Windows Server 2008
30 655 (16.03%) Citrix

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 801 (19.60%) MS Exchange
2 417 (10.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 226 (5.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 203 (4.97%) Skype for Business
5 191 (4.67%) IIS
6 186 (4.55%) SharePoint
7 174 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2007
8 171 (4.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 116 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2003
10 110 (2.69%) Apache
11 68 (1.66%) Tomcat
12 49 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
13 36 (0.88%) nginx
14 24 (0.59%) Confluence
15 23 (0.56%) JBoss
16 20 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
17 17 (0.42%) IBM Notes
18 16 (0.39%) CMS
18 16 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
19 12 (0.29%) OpenStack
Applications
1 733 (17.94%) MS Excel
2 712 (17.43%) MS Office
3 113 (2.77%) MS Visio
4 42 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 19 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 8 (0.20%) AutoCAD
7 6 (0.15%) Revit
8 3 (0.073%) MS Project
9 1 (0.024%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 28 (0.69%) assyst
2 22 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 18 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (0.15%) Infor M3
6 5 (0.12%) Line 500
6 5 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.12%) thinkFolio
7 3 (0.073%) Temenos T24
8 2 (0.049%) Magento
8 2 (0.049%) Sage 1000
9 1 (0.024%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (0.024%) JDE EnterpriseOne
9 1 (0.024%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.024%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 342 (8.37%) Office 365
2 252 (6.17%) Amazon AWS
3 201 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 78 (1.91%) IaaS
5 64 (1.57%) SaaS
6 63 (1.54%) Mimecast
7 52 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
8 26 (0.64%) PaaS
8 26 (0.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 18 (0.44%) Google Apps
10 13 (0.32%) Amazon S3
11 10 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
11 10 (0.24%) GitHub
12 9 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
12 9 (0.22%) SoftLayer
12 9 (0.22%) Sumo Logic
13 7 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
13 7 (0.17%) Route 53
14 6 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 6 (0.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 2452 (60.01%) Firewall
2 1519 (37.18%) WAN
3 1416 (34.65%) LAN
4 1051 (25.72%) DNS
5 1017 (24.89%) TCP/IP
6 922 (22.56%) MPLS
7 766 (18.75%) Wireless
8 725 (17.74%) Cisco ASA
9 711 (17.40%) BGP
10 700 (17.13%) DHCP
11 694 (16.98%) Network Security
12 674 (16.50%) VoIP
13 654 (16.01%) OSPF
14 642 (15.71%) SSL
15 598 (14.64%) VLAN
16 555 (13.58%) SAN
17 553 (13.53%) IPsec
18 361 (8.84%) Internet
19 348 (8.52%) EIGRP
20 324 (7.93%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 445 (10.89%) SQL Server
2 144 (3.52%) MySQL
3 74 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 54 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
5 44 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
6 40 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
7 35 (0.86%) NoSQL
8 29 (0.71%) MongoDB
9 26 (0.64%) Big Data
9 26 (0.64%) Redis
10 24 (0.59%) Cognos Impromptu
10 24 (0.59%) Hadoop
11 13 (0.32%) Oracle Database
12 10 (0.24%) Apache Cassandra
13 9 (0.22%) HBase
14 8 (0.20%) Amazon RDS
15 7 (0.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 7 (0.17%) MS Access
15 7 (0.17%) Relational Database
15 7 (0.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 77 (1.88%) Git (software)
2 72 (1.76%) Jenkins
3 67 (1.64%) JIRA
4 39 (0.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 23 (0.56%) Subversion
5 23 (0.56%) TeamCity
6 19 (0.47%) Vagrant
7 9 (0.22%) git-flow
7 9 (0.22%) RSpec
8 7 (0.17%) Eclipse
8 7 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (0.17%) Toad
9 6 (0.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (0.15%) Cucumber
9 6 (0.15%) JUnit
9 6 (0.15%) NUnit
9 6 (0.15%) PHPUnit
9 6 (0.15%) Wing IDE
10 5 (0.12%) GitLab
11 4 (0.098%) ClearCase
General
1 593 (14.51%) Finance
2 515 (12.60%) Telecoms
3 159 (3.89%) Legal
4 140 (3.43%) Law
5 124 (3.03%) Banking
6 97 (2.37%) Retail
7 81 (1.98%) Marketing
8 60 (1.47%) Manufacturing
9 55 (1.35%) Advertising
10 40 (0.98%) Publishing
11 35 (0.86%) Electronics
12 27 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
13 20 (0.49%) Back Office
14 18 (0.44%) Games
15 17 (0.42%) Investment Banking
16 14 (0.34%) German Language
16 14 (0.34%) Local Government
16 14 (0.34%) Multimedia
17 11 (0.27%) Financial Institution
17 11 (0.27%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1217 (29.78%) Network Engineer
2 610 (14.93%) Analyst
3 515 (12.60%) Support Engineer
4 418 (10.23%) Cisco Engineer
5 381 (9.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 336 (8.22%) Security Engineer
7 316 (7.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 285 (6.98%) Senior Network Engineer
9 284 (6.95%) IT Engineer
10 264 (6.46%) IT Support
11 257 (6.29%) Network Security Engineer
12 243 (5.95%) Support Analyst
13 223 (5.46%) Administrator
14 207 (5.07%) Consultant
15 187 (4.58%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 181 (4.43%) 3rd Line Support
16 181 (4.43%) Network Support
17 177 (4.33%) 2nd Line Support
18 171 (4.19%) Service Analyst
19 169 (4.14%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (2.89%) Web Services
2 114 (2.79%) 802.1X
3 62 (1.52%) LAMP
4 60 (1.47%) CSS
5 54 (1.32%) HTML
6 44 (1.08%) XML
7 32 (0.78%) JSON
8 29 (0.71%) MAPI
9 28 (0.69%) XMPP
10 26 (0.64%) .NET
11 21 (0.51%) LEMP Stack
11 21 (0.51%) RabbitMQ
11 21 (0.51%) REST
12 19 (0.47%) AngularJS
12 19 (0.47%) Middleware
13 18 (0.44%) Ruby on Rails
13 18 (0.44%) SOAP
14 15 (0.37%) Spring
15 13 (0.32%) jQuery
16 12 (0.29%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 647 (15.83%) Data Centre
2 286 (7.00%) Blackberry
3 281 (6.88%) Analytical Skills
4 148 (3.62%) Replication
5 147 (3.60%) Management Information System
6 126 (3.08%) iPhone
7 104 (2.55%) Clustering
8 99 (2.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 96 (2.35%) Computer Science
10 94 (2.30%) RSA SecurID
11 93 (2.28%) PKI
12 90 (2.20%) iPad
13 89 (2.18%) Video Conferencing
14 71 (1.74%) Driving Licence
15 60 (1.47%) Client/Server
16 56 (1.37%) Private Cloud
17 52 (1.27%) e-Health
17 52 (1.27%) EqualLogic
18 45 (1.10%) Smartphone
19 40 (0.98%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1953 (47.80%) Windows
2 976 (23.89%) Windows Server
3 904 (22.12%) Linux
4 668 (16.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 637 (15.59%) Windows 7
6 546 (13.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 290 (7.10%) Windows 8
8 259 (6.34%) Windows Server 2003
9 249 (6.09%) Unix
10 216 (5.29%) Windows XP
11 190 (4.65%) Windows 10
12 157 (3.84%) Android
13 76 (1.86%) Ubuntu
14 74 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 71 (1.74%) Mac OS X
16 70 (1.71%) Apple iOS
17 55 (1.35%) CentOS
18 52 (1.27%) Windows Vista
19 49 (1.20%) Solaris
20 48 (1.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 907 (22.20%) ITIL
2 377 (9.23%) Load Balancing
3 273 (6.68%) Network Design
4 240 (5.87%) Network Monitoring
4 240 (5.87%) Service Management
5 232 (5.68%) Change Management
6 227 (5.56%) Service Delivery
7 212 (5.19%) Disaster Recovery
8 195 (4.77%) Presales
9 190 (4.65%) Information Security
10 188 (4.60%) Network Management
11 184 (4.50%) Project Management
12 178 (4.36%) High Availability
13 172 (4.21%) Migration
14 156 (3.82%) Mentoring
15 127 (3.11%) Kalman Filter
16 126 (3.08%) Network Architecture
17 122 (2.99%) SIEM
18 111 (2.72%) E-Commerce
19 110 (2.69%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 339 (8.30%) SQL
2 200 (4.89%) PowerShell
3 183 (4.48%) Python
4 156 (3.82%) Bash Shell
5 110 (2.69%) Perl
6 90 (2.20%) Ruby
7 86 (2.10%) JavaScript
8 85 (2.08%) Java
9 73 (1.79%) PHP
10 71 (1.74%) Shell Script
11 69 (1.69%) C
12 37 (0.91%) VBScript
13 24 (0.59%) VB
13 24 (0.59%) VBA
14 22 (0.54%) C#
14 22 (0.54%) C++
15 13 (0.32%) Tcl
16 8 (0.20%) VB.NET
17 7 (0.17%) PHP 5
18 5 (0.12%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1402 (34.31%) Cisco Certification
2 979 (23.96%) CCNP
3 821 (20.09%) CCNA
4 476 (11.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 403 (9.86%) Degree
6 300 (7.34%) MCSE
7 286 (7.00%) Security Cleared
8 237 (5.80%) SC Cleared
9 219 (5.36%) CCIE
10 179 (4.38%) MCSA
11 150 (3.67%) CCSA
12 143 (3.50%) CCSP
13 134 (3.28%) MCITP
14 130 (3.18%) MCP
15 122 (2.99%) JNCIA
16 118 (2.89%) CCSE
17 115 (2.81%) CISSP
18 107 (2.62%) JNCIP
19 105 (2.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 100 (2.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 368 (9.01%) SLA
2 165 (4.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 58 (1.42%) PCI DSS
4 35 (0.86%) COBIT
5 34 (0.83%) QA
6 14 (0.34%) FISMA
6 14 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.12%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.12%) JSP 440
8 2 (0.049%) BS25999
8 2 (0.049%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.049%) GPG13
8 2 (0.049%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (0.049%) ISO15022
8 2 (0.049%) ISO20022
8 2 (0.049%) RMADS
9 1 (0.024%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.024%) ISO27002
9 1 (0.024%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.024%) SAS 70
System Software
1 1391 (34.04%) Active Directory
2 812 (19.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 397 (9.72%) Hyper-V
4 217 (5.31%) vSphere
5 186 (4.55%) XenApp
6 107 (2.62%) Terminal Services
7 92 (2.25%) VMware ESXi
8 70 (1.71%) XenDesktop
9 69 (1.69%) NFS
10 61 (1.49%) Docker
11 55 (1.35%) VMware ESX
12 50 (1.22%) Xen
13 37 (0.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 30 (0.73%) XenServer
15 29 (0.71%) KVM
16 27 (0.66%) Firmware
17 23 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
18 19 (0.47%) ProxySG
18 19 (0.47%) vCloud
19 18 (0.44%) iptables
Systems Management
1 162 (3.96%) SCCM
2 146 (3.57%) Backup Exec
3 130 (3.18%) Cisco CUCM
4 110 (2.69%) Nagios
5 103 (2.52%) Puppet
6 97 (2.37%) WSUS
7 90 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
8 74 (1.81%) SCOM
9 71 (1.74%) FortiGate
10 67 (1.64%) Norton AntiVirus
11 66 (1.62%) Cisco UCCX
12 52 (1.27%) Ansible
13 39 (0.95%) Cacti
13 39 (0.95%) ZABBIX
14 34 (0.83%) SolarWinds Orion
15 32 (0.78%) Cisco UCCE
16 25 (0.61%) AirWatch
16 25 (0.61%) Graphite
17 22 (0.54%) DameWare
17 22 (0.54%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2233 (54.65%) Cisco
2 1349 (33.02%) Microsoft
3 1104 (27.02%) VMware
4 855 (20.93%) Juniper
5 655 (16.03%) Citrix
6 635 (15.54%) CheckPoint
7 426 (10.43%) F5
8 355 (8.69%) HP
9 331 (8.10%) Palo Alto
10 174 (4.26%) Dell
11 172 (4.21%) SolarWinds
12 156 (3.82%) Apple
13 151 (3.70%) Symantec
14 139 (3.40%) Avaya
15 116 (2.84%) Oracle
16 108 (2.64%) NetApp
16 108 (2.64%) Riverbed
17 101 (2.47%) Veeam
18 94 (2.30%) Red Hat
19 90 (2.20%) Meraki
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + Car
Posted: 9 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £44000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
South West London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Trainline
Salary: Market leading salary
Posted: 11 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + various benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
West Midlands (County)
IntaPeople
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Car, Healthcare
Posted: 12 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Negotiable on skills and experience
Posted: 16 hours ago
Romford, Essex
sanderson associates ltd
Posted: 16 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum £35,000 to £37,000 Negotiable + G'Te
Posted: 17 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
ninesharp
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare etc...
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
WA Consultants
Salary: Amazing Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Required IT Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newmarket, Suffolk
Ashdown IT
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Square One Resources
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Square One Resources
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Corporate Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Networking People
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + £4.5k shift allow + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: Yesterday