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

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 100 75 59
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -16
Permanent jobs citing VPN 13 17 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.11% 1.75% 3.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.49% 7.80% 18.91%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 43
Median salary £32,500 £46,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.34% +13.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,700 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
237 218 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 20.27% 22.38% 20.53%
Number of salaries quoted 200 179 188
Median salary £41,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -6 5 £22,500 -47.05%
Tewkesbury - 2 £32,500 -
Gloucester -8 1 £39,500 +25.39%
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South West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 19 (54.29%) Windows
2 18 (51.43%) VMware
3 16 (45.71%) Security Cleared
3 16 (45.71%) Windows Server
4 15 (42.86%) Firewall
5 14 (40.00%) Cisco
6 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (34.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (34.29%) MCSE
8 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
8 11 (31.43%) Active Directory
8 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (31.43%) Network Security
9 10 (28.57%) MS Office
10 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
10 9 (25.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (22.86%) Telecoms
11 8 (22.86%) Management Information System
11 8 (22.86%) Wi-Fi
11 8 (22.86%) LAN
11 8 (22.86%) Linux
11 8 (22.86%) SLA
11 8 (22.86%) Dell
11 8 (22.86%) MPLS
11 8 (22.86%) VLAN
11 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
11 8 (22.86%) DV Cleared
11 8 (22.86%) Ticket Management
12 7 (20.00%) DevOps

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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 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (28.57%) MS Office
2 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (42.86%) Firewall
2 11 (31.43%) Network Security
3 8 (22.86%) LAN
3 8 (22.86%) MPLS
3 8 (22.86%) VLAN
3 8 (22.86%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (20.00%) WAN
5 6 (17.14%) Ethernet
5 6 (17.14%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (5.71%) IPX
6 2 (5.71%) IPX/SPX
6 2 (5.71%) iSCSI
6 2 (5.71%) PPP
6 2 (5.71%) PPTP
6 2 (5.71%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 8 (22.86%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.71%) Advertising
2 2 (5.71%) Military
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) NOC Technician
2 6 (17.14%) Network Security Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Security Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) IT Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Senior Windows Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) VMware Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (8.57%) IT Support
5 3 (8.57%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Network Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Management Information System
2 6 (17.14%) iPad
3 2 (5.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (5.71%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (5.71%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 19 (54.29%) Windows
2 16 (45.71%) Windows Server
3 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (22.86%) Linux
6 6 (17.14%) Ubuntu
7 3 (8.57%) Debian
8 2 (5.71%) Windows 8
8 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Ticket Management
2 7 (20.00%) DevOps
3 6 (17.14%) OO
4 3 (8.57%) Migration
4 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.71%) ITIL
5 2 (5.71%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (5.71%) Social Engineering
5 2 (5.71%) Software Distribution
6 1 (2.86%) Communications Security
6 1 (2.86%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (2.86%) ERP
6 1 (2.86%) Line Management
6 1 (2.86%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) C
2 3 (8.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (45.71%) Security Cleared
2 12 (34.29%) MCSE
2 12 (34.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (25.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (22.86%) DV Cleared
4 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
5 6 (17.14%) VCP6
6 5 (14.29%) CCNA
6 5 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (5.71%) MCITP
7 2 (5.71%) MCSA
8 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.86%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (31.43%) Active Directory
3 7 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 7 (20.00%) vSphere
4 2 (5.71%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (5.71%) XenApp
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) VMware
2 14 (40.00%) Cisco
3 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
4 8 (22.86%) Dell
5 4 (11.43%) Citrix
6 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
7 2 (5.71%) CheckPoint
7 2 (5.71%) HP
8 1 (2.86%) Sage
8 1 (2.86%) Sophos