The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 34 45 43
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Permanent jobs citing VPN 7 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 3.43% 1.04% 1.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.67% 5.56% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 1
Average salary £25,500 £42,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +88.88%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,250 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -4.72%
VPN
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
60 54 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 29.41% 18.69% 32.63%
Number of salaries quoted 36 45 66
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +1.19%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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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

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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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Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram in Gloucester

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
1 7 (87.50%) MPLS
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
3 5 (62.50%) CCNA
3 5 (62.50%) Juniper
3 5 (62.50%) Incident Management
4 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (25.00%) Citrix
5 2 (25.00%) LAN
5 2 (25.00%) WAN
5 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) Wireless
6 1 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
6 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) Information Security
6 1 (12.50%) Gigabit Ethernet
6 1 (12.50%) PKI
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008

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Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) MPLS
2 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) DHCP
5 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
5 1 (12.50%) SSL
5 1 (12.50%) SAN
5 1 (12.50%) Internet
5 1 (12.50%) Wireless
5 1 (12.50%) Gigabit Ethernet
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (12.50%) HSRP
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (12.50%) OSPF
5 1 (12.50%) BGP
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Network Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) EPoS
1 1 (12.50%) PKI
1 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Cyber Security
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) CCNA
3 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) MCP
4 1 (12.50%) MCSE
4 1 (12.50%) CCIE
4 1 (12.50%) CCNP
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) Terminal Server
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago