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

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 80 82 86
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing VPN 29 22 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.77% 2.20% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.18% 9.57% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 29 22 3
Median salary £44,000 £27,000 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+62.96% +22.72%
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £39,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.84%
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
220 230 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 21.01% 22.95% 19.53%
Number of salaries quoted 182 193 128
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 August 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

VPN
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 August 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 -9 11 £37,500 +19.04% 4
Gloucester +1 8 £52,500 +94.44% 3
Cirencester - 5 £55,000 -
VPN
South West

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 50 (64.94%) Microsoft
1 50 (64.94%) Firewall
2 48 (62.34%) Windows
3 47 (61.04%) Cisco
4 46 (59.74%) VMware
4 46 (59.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 37 (48.05%) MPLS
6 28 (36.36%) Linux
7 27 (35.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 26 (33.77%) Windows Server
9 25 (32.47%) MS Exchange
10 23 (29.87%) Windows Server 2008
11 22 (28.57%) Active Directory
12 21 (27.27%) Telecoms
13 20 (25.97%) TCP/IP
13 20 (25.97%) DNS
14 19 (24.68%) VoIP
14 19 (24.68%) ITIL
14 19 (24.68%) Cisco Nexus
15 18 (23.38%) SLA
16 17 (22.08%) Microsoft Certification
16 17 (22.08%) MCSE
17 16 (20.78%) SSL
17 16 (20.78%) CheckPoint
17 16 (20.78%) Cisco Certification
17 16 (20.78%) Security Cleared
18 15 (19.48%) Load Balancing
19 14 (18.18%) Data Centre
19 14 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 14 (18.18%) SQL Server

VPN
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 (32.47%) MS Exchange
2 12 (15.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (11.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (9.09%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.90%) IIS
6 2 (2.60%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (16.88%) MS Office
2 10 (12.99%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.60%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (3.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 50 (64.94%) Firewall
2 37 (48.05%) MPLS
3 20 (25.97%) DNS
3 20 (25.97%) TCP/IP
4 19 (24.68%) Cisco Nexus
4 19 (24.68%) VoIP
5 16 (20.78%) SSL
6 13 (16.88%) SMTP
7 12 (15.58%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (14.29%) Broadband
9 10 (12.99%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (10.39%) LAN
11 7 (9.09%) DHCP
11 7 (9.09%) iSCSI
11 7 (9.09%) Network Security
11 7 (9.09%) WAN
12 6 (7.79%) VLAN
13 5 (6.49%) BGP
13 5 (6.49%) EIGRP
13 5 (6.49%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (2.60%) MySQL
3 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 21 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.60%) Advertising
3 1 (1.30%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.30%) Electronics
3 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.30%) Military
Job Titles
1 21 (27.27%) Cisco Engineer
2 18 (23.38%) Network Engineer
3 16 (20.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 14 (18.18%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 14 (18.18%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 14 (18.18%) Senior Network Engineer
5 10 (12.99%) NOC Technician
6 8 (10.39%) IT Manager
6 8 (10.39%) Support Engineer
7 7 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
7 7 (9.09%) Team Leader
8 6 (7.79%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 6 (7.79%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (7.79%) Windows Engineer
9 5 (6.49%) Cisco Support
9 5 (6.49%) Cisco Support Engineer
9 5 (6.49%) Cisco Voice Engineer
9 5 (6.49%) Voice Engineer
9 5 (6.49%) Voice Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.60%) LAMP
2 1 (1.30%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 10 (12.99%) Management Information System
3 9 (11.69%) iPad
4 7 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
5 5 (6.49%) PKI
6 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.60%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.60%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.60%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.30%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 48 (62.34%) Windows
2 28 (36.36%) Linux
3 27 (35.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (33.77%) Windows Server
5 23 (29.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (10.39%) Ubuntu
7 3 (3.90%) Debian
7 3 (3.90%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.60%) CentOS
8 2 (2.60%) FreeNAS
8 2 (2.60%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.60%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.30%) Unix
9 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.68%) ITIL
2 15 (19.48%) Load Balancing
3 10 (12.99%) Ticket Management
4 9 (11.69%) DevOps
5 7 (9.09%) Network Design
6 6 (7.79%) OO
7 5 (6.49%) Fault Analysis
7 5 (6.49%) Migration
8 4 (5.19%) Risk Management
9 3 (3.90%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (3.90%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (3.90%) Line Management
9 3 (3.90%) Service Delivery
9 3 (3.90%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (2.60%) ITIL V3
10 2 (2.60%) Mobile Device Management
10 2 (2.60%) Patch Management
10 2 (2.60%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (2.60%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (2.60%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.09%) SQL
2 3 (3.90%) C
3 2 (2.60%) Perl
3 2 (2.60%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.60%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (22.08%) MCSE
1 17 (22.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (20.78%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (20.78%) Security Cleared
3 14 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 13 (16.88%) SC Cleared
5 11 (14.29%) CCNA
6 7 (9.09%) MCITP
7 6 (7.79%) VCP6
8 5 (6.49%) CCNP
8 5 (6.49%) CCNP Voice
9 3 (3.90%) Degree
9 3 (3.90%) DV Cleared
10 2 (2.60%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (23.38%) SLA
2 1 (1.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 46 (59.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 11 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 11 (14.29%) vSphere
4 2 (2.60%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (2.60%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (6.49%) Cisco CUCM
1 5 (6.49%) Cisco IPCC
1 5 (6.49%) Cisco UCCE
1 5 (6.49%) Cisco UCCX
2 4 (5.19%) WSUS
3 3 (3.90%) SCCM
4 1 (1.30%) Nessus
Vendors
1 50 (64.94%) Microsoft
2 47 (61.04%) Cisco
3 46 (59.74%) VMware
4 16 (20.78%) CheckPoint
5 12 (15.58%) Dell
6 9 (11.69%) HP
6 9 (11.69%) Juniper
7 3 (3.90%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.60%) Apple
8 2 (2.60%) Citrix
8 2 (2.60%) Palo Alto
8 2 (2.60%) Veeam
9 1 (1.30%) Sage
9 1 (1.30%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.30%) Sophos
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 28,000-55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester
The Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education
Salary: £35,018 to £44,082 per annum, dependent upon knowledge, skills and experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita Internal Resourcing
Posted: 24 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 20 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 20 days ago