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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 49 74 73
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -1
Permanent jobs citing VPN 51 34 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.61% 2.98% 2.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.54% 14.59% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 48 28 20
Median salary £42,000 £30,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.58% -23.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,500 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £35,000 £42,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
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
261 233 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 23.60% 20.44% 22.19%
Number of salaries quoted 191 194 179
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,800 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 2 May 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 2 May 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 +2 29 £42,500 +28.78% 4
Cirencester - 5 £30,000 -
Gloucester +6 3 £32,500 +20.37%
VPN
South West

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 66 (78.57%) Firewall
2 60 (71.43%) Cisco
3 52 (61.90%) Microsoft
4 50 (59.52%) VMware
4 50 (59.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 49 (58.33%) Windows
5 49 (58.33%) MPLS
6 30 (35.71%) Linux
7 29 (34.52%) DNS
7 29 (34.52%) Cisco Nexus
8 26 (30.95%) Windows Server 2008
9 25 (29.76%) TCP/IP
9 25 (29.76%) Windows Server
10 24 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
11 23 (27.38%) Cisco Certification
12 22 (26.19%) VoIP
12 22 (26.19%) Data Centre
13 21 (25.00%) MS Exchange
13 21 (25.00%) CheckPoint
14 20 (23.81%) ITIL
15 18 (21.43%) SSL
15 18 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
16 17 (20.24%) DHCP
17 16 (19.05%) Load Balancing
17 16 (19.05%) Active Directory
18 14 (16.67%) SLA
18 14 (16.67%) Telecoms
19 13 (15.48%) HP
19 13 (15.48%) vSphere
20 12 (14.29%) Windows 10

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 21 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.33%) Apache
2 7 (8.33%) IIS
3 4 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (5.95%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (78.57%) Firewall
2 49 (58.33%) MPLS
3 29 (34.52%) Cisco Nexus
3 29 (34.52%) DNS
4 25 (29.76%) TCP/IP
5 22 (26.19%) VoIP
6 18 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
6 18 (21.43%) SSL
7 17 (20.24%) DHCP
8 12 (14.29%) SMTP
9 10 (11.90%) BGP
9 10 (11.90%) Broadband
9 10 (11.90%) EIGRP
9 10 (11.90%) HSRP
9 10 (11.90%) OSPF
9 10 (11.90%) Unified Communications
9 10 (11.90%) VRRP
10 8 (9.52%) Cisco IOS
10 8 (9.52%) Wireless
11 6 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.10%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.33%) MySQL
General
1 14 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.95%) Finance
3 3 (3.57%) Military
4 2 (2.38%) Advertising
4 2 (2.38%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.19%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 31 (36.90%) Cisco Engineer
2 23 (27.38%) Network Engineer
3 21 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 19 (22.62%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 19 (22.62%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 19 (22.62%) Senior Network Engineer
5 17 (20.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (14.29%) Consultant
6 12 (14.29%) Support Engineer
7 10 (11.90%) Cisco Support
7 10 (11.90%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 10 (11.90%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 10 (11.90%) Voice Engineer
7 10 (11.90%) Voice Support Engineer
8 7 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
9 6 (7.14%) Cisco Consultant
10 5 (5.95%) Team Leader
11 4 (4.76%) IT Manager
11 4 (4.76%) NOC Technician
12 3 (3.57%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.33%) LAMP
2 2 (2.38%) COM
2 2 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (26.19%) Data Centre
2 10 (11.90%) Client/Server
2 10 (11.90%) PKI
3 7 (8.33%) EqualLogic
4 5 (5.95%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.76%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.57%) iPad
7 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.19%) CESG
8 1 (1.19%) CMDB
8 1 (1.19%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (1.19%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 49 (58.33%) Windows
2 30 (35.71%) Linux
3 26 (30.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (29.76%) Windows Server
5 24 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (14.29%) Windows 10
7 7 (8.33%) CentOS
7 7 (8.33%) FreeNAS
8 2 (2.38%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.38%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.19%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.19%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.81%) ITIL
2 16 (19.05%) Load Balancing
3 12 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 12 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (11.90%) Fault Analysis
5 8 (9.52%) Presales
6 7 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 7 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
6 7 (8.33%) Patch Management
7 6 (7.14%) Network Design
7 6 (7.14%) Project Planning
8 5 (5.95%) Ticket Management
9 3 (3.57%) Information Assurance
9 3 (3.57%) Information Security
9 3 (3.57%) Risk Management
10 2 (2.38%) ITIL V3
10 2 (2.38%) ITSM
10 2 (2.38%) Service Management
11 1 (1.19%) SIEM
11 1 (1.19%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.71%) SQL
2 7 (8.33%) Perl
2 7 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 7 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (27.38%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (14.29%) CCNP
3 10 (11.90%) CCNP Voice
4 8 (9.52%) SC Cleared
4 8 (9.52%) Security Cleared
5 5 (5.95%) CCNA
6 4 (4.76%) MCITP
6 4 (4.76%) MCSE
6 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.38%) Degree
7 2 (2.38%) HP ASE
7 2 (2.38%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (59.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (19.05%) Active Directory
3 13 (15.48%) vSphere
4 8 (9.52%) XenApp
5 5 (5.95%) Hyper-V
5 5 (5.95%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (13.10%) SCCM
2 10 (11.90%) Cisco CUCM
2 10 (11.90%) Cisco IPCC
2 10 (11.90%) Cisco UCCE
2 10 (11.90%) Cisco UCCX
3 9 (10.71%) WSUS
Vendors
1 60 (71.43%) Cisco
2 52 (61.90%) Microsoft
3 50 (59.52%) VMware
4 21 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 13 (15.48%) HP
6 11 (13.10%) Dell
7 9 (10.71%) Citrix
8 8 (9.52%) Juniper
9 7 (8.33%) Apple
9 7 (8.33%) Palo Alto
10 5 (5.95%) AppSense
11 2 (2.38%) IronPort
11 2 (2.38%) Meraki
11 2 (2.38%) ProCurve
11 2 (2.38%) Tripwire
12 1 (1.19%) LogRhythm
12 1 (1.19%) Twitter
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £14000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Cheltenham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £55000.00 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago