The first table below looks at the demand for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Gloucester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 34 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -
Permanent jobs citing VPN 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 0.57% 0.37% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.76% 1.04% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £15,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+185.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Communications & Networking Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
21 96 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 12.00% 35.16% 21.99%
Number of salaries quoted 20 59 59
Average salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VPN
Gloucestershire

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 April 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Check Point Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Juniper
3 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) BGP
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) CCSA
3 2 (50.00%) VLAN
3 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (50.00%) JNCIA
3 2 (50.00%) SaaS
3 2 (50.00%) F5
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) iPad
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS

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Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) IPsec
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) IT Security Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) iPad
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Check Point Certification
1 2 (50.00%) CCSA
1 2 (50.00%) JNCIA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) XenApp
1 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) AppSense
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix