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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 94 86 84
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs citing VPN 19 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.67% 1.63% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.41% 7.59% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 3
Median salary £41,500 £27,000 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.70% +22.72%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
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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
226 224 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 19.89% 21.44% 18.06%
Number of salaries quoted 183 183 118
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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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

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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

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Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 September 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 25 September 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 -10 9 £22,500 -52.63% 1
Gloucester -3 5 £52,500 +94.44%
Cirencester +11 2 £28,750 -33.13%
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South West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 46 (63.01%) Firewall
2 45 (61.64%) Windows
2 45 (61.64%) Microsoft
3 44 (60.27%) Cisco
4 43 (58.90%) VMware
4 43 (58.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 32 (43.84%) MPLS
6 27 (36.99%) Linux
7 25 (34.25%) MS Exchange
7 25 (34.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 24 (32.88%) Windows Server
9 22 (30.14%) Active Directory
9 22 (30.14%) Telecoms
10 21 (28.77%) TCP/IP
10 21 (28.77%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (26.03%) DNS
12 18 (24.66%) VoIP
12 18 (24.66%) SLA
12 18 (24.66%) ITIL
13 17 (23.29%) MCSE
13 17 (23.29%) Microsoft Certification
13 17 (23.29%) Security Cleared
14 15 (20.55%) Cisco Certification
14 15 (20.55%) SSL
15 14 (19.18%) SQL Server
15 14 (19.18%) MS Office
15 14 (19.18%) CheckPoint
15 14 (19.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 14 (19.18%) Load Balancing
15 14 (19.18%) SC Cleared

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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 25 (34.25%) MS Exchange
2 12 (16.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (12.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (9.59%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.11%) IIS
6 2 (2.74%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (19.18%) MS Office
2 10 (13.70%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.74%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 46 (63.01%) Firewall
2 32 (43.84%) MPLS
3 21 (28.77%) TCP/IP
4 19 (26.03%) DNS
5 18 (24.66%) VoIP
6 15 (20.55%) SSL
7 14 (19.18%) Cisco Nexus
8 13 (17.81%) SMTP
9 11 (15.07%) Broadband
9 11 (15.07%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (15.07%) Wi-Fi
10 10 (13.70%) LAN
11 9 (12.33%) Network Security
11 9 (12.33%) WAN
12 7 (9.59%) iSCSI
13 6 (8.22%) DHCP
13 6 (8.22%) VLAN
14 4 (5.48%) BGP
14 4 (5.48%) EIGRP
14 4 (5.48%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (2.74%) MySQL
3 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 22 (30.14%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.74%) Advertising
3 1 (1.37%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.37%) Electronics
3 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.37%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (21.92%) Cisco Engineer
1 16 (21.92%) Network Engineer
2 12 (16.44%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 11 (15.07%) NOC Technician
4 10 (13.70%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 10 (13.70%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 10 (13.70%) Senior Network Engineer
5 8 (10.96%) IT Manager
6 7 (9.59%) Infrastructure Manager
6 7 (9.59%) Support Engineer
6 7 (9.59%) Team Leader
7 6 (8.22%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 6 (8.22%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (8.22%) Windows Engineer
8 5 (6.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (6.85%) Network Security Engineer
8 5 (6.85%) Security Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) Cisco Support
9 4 (5.48%) Cisco Support Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.74%) LAMP
2 1 (1.37%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.81%) Data Centre
2 11 (15.07%) Management Information System
3 9 (12.33%) iPad
4 7 (9.59%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (5.48%) PKI
6 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (2.74%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.37%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 45 (61.64%) Windows
2 27 (36.99%) Linux
3 25 (34.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (32.88%) Windows Server
5 21 (28.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (10.96%) Ubuntu
7 3 (4.11%) Debian
8 2 (2.74%) CentOS
8 2 (2.74%) FreeNAS
8 2 (2.74%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.74%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.37%) Unix
9 1 (1.37%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.66%) ITIL
2 14 (19.18%) Load Balancing
3 11 (15.07%) Ticket Management
4 9 (12.33%) DevOps
5 7 (9.59%) Network Design
6 6 (8.22%) OO
7 5 (6.85%) Migration
8 4 (5.48%) Fault Analysis
8 4 (5.48%) Risk Management
9 3 (4.11%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (4.11%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (4.11%) Line Management
9 3 (4.11%) Service Delivery
9 3 (4.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (2.74%) Configuration Management
10 2 (2.74%) ITSM
10 2 (2.74%) Network Monitoring
10 2 (2.74%) Service Management
10 2 (2.74%) Social Engineering
10 2 (2.74%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.59%) SQL
2 3 (4.11%) C
3 2 (2.74%) Perl
3 2 (2.74%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.74%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (23.29%) MCSE
1 17 (23.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 17 (23.29%) Security Cleared
2 15 (20.55%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (19.18%) SC Cleared
3 14 (19.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 11 (15.07%) CCNA
5 7 (9.59%) MCITP
6 6 (8.22%) VCP6
7 5 (6.85%) DV Cleared
8 4 (5.48%) CCNP
8 4 (5.48%) CCNP Voice
9 3 (4.11%) Degree
10 2 (2.74%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (24.66%) SLA
2 1 (1.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 43 (58.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (30.14%) Active Directory
3 11 (15.07%) Hyper-V
4 9 (12.33%) vSphere
5 2 (2.74%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (5.48%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (5.48%) Cisco IPCC
1 4 (5.48%) Cisco UCCE
1 4 (5.48%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (2.74%) WSUS
3 1 (1.37%) Nessus
3 1 (1.37%) SCCM
Vendors
1 45 (61.64%) Microsoft
2 44 (60.27%) Cisco
3 43 (58.90%) VMware
4 14 (19.18%) CheckPoint
5 12 (16.44%) Dell
6 9 (12.33%) HP
6 9 (12.33%) Juniper
7 3 (4.11%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.74%) Apple
8 2 (2.74%) Citrix
8 2 (2.74%) EqualLogic
8 2 (2.74%) Palo Alto
8 2 (2.74%) Veeam
9 1 (1.37%) Sage
9 1 (1.37%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.37%) Sophos
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago