The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 78 63 87
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +24
Permanent jobs citing VPN 9 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.94% 2.15% 0.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.06% 11.26% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 7
Average salary £40,500 £35,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £22,000 £28,050
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,800 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.36% -2.66%
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
178 151 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 18.50% 19.07% 24.79%
Number of salaries quoted 140 123 217
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -14.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £46,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 October 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

VPN
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -7 5 £40,500 +1.25% 1
Gloucester 0 1 £22,000 -20.00%
VPN
South West

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (85.00%) Firewall
2 17 (85.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (75.00%) MS Exchange
4 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (55.00%) VMware
6 9 (45.00%) Windows 7
7 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (40.00%) Linux
8 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (30.00%) SQL
9 6 (30.00%) Degree
10 5 (25.00%) MS Office
10 5 (25.00%) Citrix
10 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
10 5 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
11 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
11 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
11 4 (20.00%) Internet
11 4 (20.00%) LAN
11 4 (20.00%) WAN
11 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
12 3 (15.00%) French Language
12 3 (15.00%) German Language
12 3 (15.00%) Italian Language
12 3 (15.00%) Spanish Language
12 3 (15.00%) HND

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 15 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Office
2 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (85.00%) Firewall
2 4 (20.00%) Internet
2 4 (20.00%) LAN
2 4 (20.00%) WAN
3 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (15.00%) Network Security
4 1 (5.00%) DHCP
4 1 (5.00%) IPv4
4 1 (5.00%) IPv6
4 1 (5.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (15.00%) French Language
1 3 (15.00%) German Language
1 3 (15.00%) Italian Language
1 3 (15.00%) Spanish Language
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) IT Support
2 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Graduate
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (10.00%) Project Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (10.00%) IT Graduate
4 2 (10.00%) Support Technician
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Principal Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) EPoS
2 2 (10.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.00%) Open Source
3 1 (5.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (85.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (45.00%) Windows 7
4 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (40.00%) Linux
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 5 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (15.00%) Time Management
4 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Cyber Security
4 2 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (5.00%) Migration
5 1 (5.00%) Computer Forensics
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (15.00%) Perl
3 3 (15.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) HND
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.00%) MCSE
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.00%) MCTS
4 1 (5.00%) MCP
4 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (10.00%) Firmware
5 1 (5.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) WSUS
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
1 1 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (55.00%) VMware
2 5 (25.00%) Citrix
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle
4 2 (10.00%) Juniper
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco
5 1 (5.00%) McAfee
5 1 (5.00%) Apple
5 1 (5.00%) Trustwave
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25 - £30 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Salary: £28000 - £29500 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum - Plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago