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

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
Rank 51 36 27
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -9
Permanent jobs citing VPN 2 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 0.58% 1.14% 5.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.23% 5.26% 15.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 9
Median salary £38,500 £28,250 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.28% +10.78%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
62 38 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 17.97% 21.59% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 59 31 36
Median salary £37,500 £30,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% -38.50%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VPN
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

VPN
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

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 18 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for VPN.

1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) VCP6
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (50.00%) iPad
4 1 (25.00%) FWSM
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (25.00%) HSRP
4 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning

VPN
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 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) FWSM
3 1 (25.00%) H.323
3 1 (25.00%) HSRP
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (25.00%) MGCP
3 1 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Voice Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (25.00%) IVR
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Communications Security
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) VCP6
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Aruba
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper