The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 66 73 79
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Permanent jobs citing VPN 33 23 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.33% 2.44% 1.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.73% 10.55% 5.50%
Number of salaries quoted 32 22 10
Median salary £42,500 £30,750 £29,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.21% +5.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,050 £27,000 £21,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £40,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £39,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +8.21%
VPN
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
224 218 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 22.63% 23.14% 22.17%
Number of salaries quoted 178 189 149
Median salary £42,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,600 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

VPN
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

VPN Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

VPN
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

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Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -1 14 £42,500 +34.92% 1
Gloucester +1 10 £52,500 +94.44% 2
Cirencester -2 4 £57,500 +82.53%
Stroud - 1 £35,000 -
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South West

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 59 (71.08%) Firewall
2 53 (63.86%) Microsoft
3 52 (62.65%) Windows
4 51 (61.45%) Cisco
4 51 (61.45%) VMware
4 51 (61.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 39 (46.99%) MPLS
6 30 (36.14%) Linux
6 30 (36.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 30 (36.14%) Windows Server
7 26 (31.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (31.33%) MS Exchange
8 23 (27.71%) DNS
8 23 (27.71%) Cisco Nexus
9 21 (25.30%) Active Directory
10 20 (24.10%) TCP/IP
10 20 (24.10%) VoIP
11 19 (22.89%) CheckPoint
11 19 (22.89%) Telecoms
12 18 (21.69%) ITIL
13 17 (20.48%) SLA
14 16 (19.28%) Load Balancing
14 16 (19.28%) SSL
15 15 (18.07%) SQL Server
15 15 (18.07%) Cisco Certification
15 15 (18.07%) Security Cleared
15 15 (18.07%) Data Centre
16 14 (16.87%) vSphere
17 13 (15.66%) SC Cleared
17 13 (15.66%) Cisco ASA

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Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 26 (31.33%) MS Exchange
2 11 (13.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (10.84%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (8.43%) SharePoint
5 5 (6.02%) IIS
6 4 (4.82%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (12.05%) MS Office
2 8 (9.64%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.41%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 59 (71.08%) Firewall
2 39 (46.99%) MPLS
3 23 (27.71%) Cisco Nexus
3 23 (27.71%) DNS
4 20 (24.10%) TCP/IP
4 20 (24.10%) VoIP
5 16 (19.28%) SSL
6 13 (15.66%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (15.66%) SMTP
7 11 (13.25%) Broadband
8 10 (12.05%) DHCP
9 8 (9.64%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (8.43%) iSCSI
11 6 (7.23%) BGP
11 6 (7.23%) EIGRP
11 6 (7.23%) HSRP
11 6 (7.23%) Network Security
11 6 (7.23%) OSPF
11 6 (7.23%) Unified Communications
11 6 (7.23%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.07%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.82%) MySQL
3 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 19 (22.89%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.61%) Military
3 2 (2.41%) Finance
4 1 (1.20%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.20%) Electronics
4 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (30.12%) Cisco Engineer
2 21 (25.30%) Network Engineer
3 19 (22.89%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 17 (20.48%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 17 (20.48%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 17 (20.48%) Senior Network Engineer
5 10 (12.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (9.64%) IT Manager
6 8 (9.64%) NOC Technician
6 8 (9.64%) Support Engineer
7 7 (8.43%) Infrastructure Manager
7 7 (8.43%) Team Leader
8 6 (7.23%) Cisco Support
8 6 (7.23%) Cisco Support Engineer
8 6 (7.23%) Cisco Voice Engineer
8 6 (7.23%) Voice Engineer
8 6 (7.23%) Voice Support Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) Desktop Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.82%) LAMP
2 1 (1.20%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.07%) Data Centre
2 8 (9.64%) iPad
2 8 (9.64%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.43%) Client/Server
3 7 (8.43%) Enterprise Storage
4 6 (7.23%) PKI
5 4 (4.82%) EqualLogic
6 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.41%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.20%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.20%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 52 (62.65%) Windows
2 30 (36.14%) Linux
2 30 (36.14%) Windows Server
2 30 (36.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 26 (31.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (9.64%) Windows 10
5 7 (8.43%) Ubuntu
6 4 (4.82%) CentOS
6 4 (4.82%) FreeNAS
7 3 (3.61%) Debian
7 3 (3.61%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.41%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.20%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.69%) ITIL
2 16 (19.28%) Load Balancing
3 8 (9.64%) DevOps
3 8 (9.64%) Ticket Management
4 7 (8.43%) Network Design
4 7 (8.43%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (8.43%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (7.23%) Fault Analysis
5 6 (7.23%) Risk Management
6 5 (6.02%) OO
7 4 (4.82%) Configuration Management
7 4 (4.82%) Migration
7 4 (4.82%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (4.82%) Patch Management
8 3 (3.61%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (3.61%) Information Assurance
8 3 (3.61%) Information Security
8 3 (3.61%) Line Management
8 3 (3.61%) Project Planning
8 3 (3.61%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.84%) SQL
2 4 (4.82%) Perl
2 4 (4.82%) PowerShell
2 4 (4.82%) Python
3 2 (2.41%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (18.07%) Cisco Certification
1 15 (18.07%) Security Cleared
2 13 (15.66%) MCSE
2 13 (15.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (15.66%) SC Cleared
3 12 (14.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (10.84%) CCNA
5 7 (8.43%) MCITP
6 6 (7.23%) CCNP
6 6 (7.23%) CCNP Voice
7 5 (6.02%) VCP6
8 2 (2.41%) Degree
8 2 (2.41%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.20%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.48%) SLA
2 1 (1.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 51 (61.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (25.30%) Active Directory
3 14 (16.87%) vSphere
4 9 (10.84%) Hyper-V
5 7 (8.43%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (2.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (9.64%) SCCM
2 6 (7.23%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (7.23%) Cisco IPCC
2 6 (7.23%) Cisco UCCE
2 6 (7.23%) Cisco UCCX
2 6 (7.23%) WSUS
3 1 (1.20%) Nessus
Vendors
1 53 (63.86%) Microsoft
2 51 (61.45%) Cisco
2 51 (61.45%) VMware
3 19 (22.89%) CheckPoint
4 13 (15.66%) Dell
5 11 (13.25%) HP
6 9 (10.84%) Juniper
7 4 (4.82%) Apple
7 4 (4.82%) Palo Alto
8 3 (3.61%) Citrix
8 3 (3.61%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.41%) AppSense
9 2 (2.41%) Veeam
10 1 (1.20%) Sage
10 1 (1.20%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.20%) Sophos
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