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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 44 40 35
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs citing VPN 2 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 0.78% 3.42% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.90% 19.64% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 1
Median salary £30,250 £27,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.03% -40.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
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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
69 56 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 26.95% 17.39% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 32 42 17
Median salary £42,500 £34,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,750 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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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 5 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for VPN.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) AppSense
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) XenApp
3 3 (60.00%) Client/Server
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) vSphere
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) VoIP
4 2 (40.00%) MPLS
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) SSL
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (40.00%) SCCM

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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 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) SSL
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) BGP
4 1 (20.00%) Broadband
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (20.00%) HSRP
4 1 (20.00%) OSPF
4 1 (20.00%) SMTP
4 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (20.00%) VRRP
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Desktop Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Support
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Voice Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Fault Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP Voice
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) vSphere
2 3 (60.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) AppSense
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper