The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 48 40 35
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Permanent jobs citing VPN 4 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.29% 2.83% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.06% 10.84% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 1
Median salary £52,500 £27,000 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+94.44% +22.72%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,750 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +8.90%
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Gloucestershire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
79 83 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 25.57% 26.10% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 73 83 10
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £64,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

VPN Salary Trend in Gloucester

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for VPN.

1 11 (91.67%) Windows
1 11 (91.67%) VMware
1 11 (91.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (66.67%) Linux
4 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
4 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 7 (58.33%) Network Security
5 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
5 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
5 7 (58.33%) vSphere
5 7 (58.33%) iPad
5 7 (58.33%) Ubuntu
5 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
6 6 (50.00%) VCP6
6 6 (50.00%) DevOps
6 6 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (50.00%) OO
6 6 (50.00%) MCSE
7 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 4 (33.33%) LAN
7 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 3 (25.00%) Debian
8 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
8 3 (25.00%) Firewall
8 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
8 3 (25.00%) WAN

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Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester 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 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) AutoCAD
3 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Network Security
2 4 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (25.00%) Firewall
3 3 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (16.67%) VoIP
5 1 (8.33%) Broadband
5 1 (8.33%) DNS
5 1 (8.33%) MPLS
5 1 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (8.33%) SMTP
5 1 (8.33%) SSL
5 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (8.33%) VLAN
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior VMware Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Windows Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Systems Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Manager
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) iPad
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (66.67%) Linux
5 7 (58.33%) Ubuntu
5 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
6 3 (25.00%) Debian
7 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
7 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) DevOps
1 6 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
4 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) MCSE
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (50.00%) VCP6
2 6 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (58.33%) vSphere
3 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) Veeam
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix
5 1 (8.33%) Juniper
5 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow