The first table below looks at the demand for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Hemel Hempstead region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 38 28 36
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Permanent jobs citing VPN 9 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 2.60% 3.96% 2.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.54% 15.69% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 6
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £39,350 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Hemel Hempstead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
78 51 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 22.54% 25.25% 20.17%
Number of salaries quoted 71 48 46
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,950 £23,000 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £53,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Hemel Hempstead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

VPN
Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Hemel Hempstead region.

VPN Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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Salary Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Hemel Hempstead region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 14 (100.00%) WAN
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (71.43%) LAN
2 10 (71.43%) Linux
3 9 (64.29%) Juniper
3 9 (64.29%) Firewall
4 8 (57.14%) OSPF
4 8 (57.14%) BGP
4 8 (57.14%) EIGRP
4 8 (57.14%) SSL
4 8 (57.14%) CCNP
4 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (57.14%) IPsec
5 6 (42.86%) CheckPoint
6 5 (35.71%) Project Management
6 5 (35.71%) RHCE
6 5 (35.71%) HP
6 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
6 5 (35.71%) FortiGate
7 4 (28.57%) Statistics
7 4 (28.57%) Windows
8 3 (21.43%) Solaris
8 3 (21.43%) ITIL
8 3 (21.43%) DHCP
8 3 (21.43%) CiscoWorks
8 3 (21.43%) ISDN
8 3 (21.43%) OpenView
8 3 (21.43%) SLA
8 3 (21.43%) Sun
8 3 (21.43%) Compuware

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Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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.

Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) WAN
2 10 (71.43%) LAN
3 9 (64.29%) Firewall
4 8 (57.14%) OSPF
4 8 (57.14%) BGP
4 8 (57.14%) EIGRP
4 8 (57.14%) SSL
4 8 (57.14%) IPsec
5 3 (21.43%) DHCP
5 3 (21.43%) ISDN
5 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
5 3 (21.43%) 802.11
5 3 (21.43%) MPLS
5 3 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (21.43%) Wireless
5 3 (21.43%) VRRP
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (21.43%) OpenVPN
5 3 (21.43%) HSRP
6 2 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Network Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Network Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Support
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Statistics
2 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.14%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) Solaris
4 2 (14.29%) CentOS
4 2 (14.29%) OpenBSD
5 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Project Management
1 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Identity Management
2 3 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (21.43%) Server Monitoring
2 3 (21.43%) SIEM
3 2 (14.29%) Capacity Management
3 2 (14.29%) Network Management
3 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
4 1 (7.14%) Budget Control
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
4 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) CCNP
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (35.71%) RHCE
3 1 (7.14%) CCNA
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) ISA Server
2 2 (14.29%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) FortiGate
2 3 (21.43%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (21.43%) OpenView
2 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (14.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (64.29%) Juniper
3 6 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 5 (35.71%) HP
5 3 (21.43%) Sun
5 3 (21.43%) Compuware
5 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds
5 3 (21.43%) Aruba
5 3 (21.43%) ArcSight
6 2 (14.29%) 3Com
6 2 (14.29%) Red Hat