The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 41 92 106
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +14
Permanent jobs citing VPN 112 67 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.57% 2.73% 2.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.48% 12.45% 8.71%
Number of salaries quoted 84 42 34
Median salary £44,500 £28,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+57.52% -43.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £37,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £39,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +8.21%
VPN
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
423 538 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.04% 21.96% 22.97%
Number of salaries quoted 341 368 454
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

VPN
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

VPN Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

VPN
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

VPN
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Hemel Hempstead +48 39 £43,750 +94.44%
Watford +22 27 £40,000 +42.85% 3
St Albans +24 10 £70,000 +154.54%
Hertford - 4 £22,750 -
Borehamwood +8 3 £45,000 +53.84%
Welwyn Garden City +1 3 - -
Cheshunt - 3 £25,000 -
Hitchin +4 1 £45,000 -
Bishop's Stortford - 1 - -
VPN
East of England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 154 (62.60%) Cisco
2 139 (56.50%) Firewall
3 124 (50.41%) Windows
4 122 (49.59%) WAN
5 119 (48.37%) LAN
6 115 (46.75%) TCP/IP
7 95 (38.62%) Cisco Certification
8 86 (34.96%) Microsoft
9 77 (31.30%) Active Directory
10 71 (28.86%) Wireless
10 71 (28.86%) Linux
11 70 (28.46%) Network Security
11 70 (28.46%) Windows Server
12 69 (28.05%) DHCP
13 68 (27.64%) DNS
14 64 (26.02%) ITIL
15 59 (23.98%) CCNP
15 59 (23.98%) Windows Server 2008
16 58 (23.58%) MS Exchange
17 57 (23.17%) MS Excel
18 56 (22.76%) CCNA
18 56 (22.76%) Security Cleared
19 55 (22.36%) SC Cleared
19 55 (22.36%) VMware
20 52 (21.14%) Windows 7
21 49 (19.92%) VMware Infrastructure
22 48 (19.51%) Data Centre
23 47 (19.11%) Hyper-V
23 47 (19.11%) OSPF
24 46 (18.70%) SQL Server

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 58 (23.58%) MS Exchange
2 42 (17.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 36 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 31 (12.60%) Exchange Server 2007
5 30 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2013
6 26 (10.57%) Exchange Server 2003
7 18 (7.32%) Skype for Business
8 5 (2.03%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.41%) IIS
9 1 (0.41%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 57 (23.17%) MS Excel
2 32 (13.01%) MS Office
3 13 (5.28%) MS Visio
4 7 (2.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.41%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 27 (10.98%) Office 365
2 20 (8.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.66%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (3.25%) PaaS
5 3 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.41%) IaaS
7 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 139 (56.50%) Firewall
2 122 (49.59%) WAN
3 119 (48.37%) LAN
4 115 (46.75%) TCP/IP
5 71 (28.86%) Wireless
6 70 (28.46%) Network Security
7 69 (28.05%) DHCP
8 68 (27.64%) DNS
9 47 (19.11%) OSPF
10 45 (18.29%) ISDN
10 45 (18.29%) VLAN
11 38 (15.45%) Broadband
12 37 (15.04%) SAN
13 34 (13.82%) NAS
14 32 (13.01%) BGP
15 31 (12.60%) Converged Networks
16 30 (12.20%) EIGRP
17 29 (11.79%) DMZ
18 28 (11.38%) IPsec
19 27 (10.98%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (18.70%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.10%) Cognos Impromptu
2 15 (6.10%) MySQL
2 15 (6.10%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (4.07%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (0.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 20 (8.13%) Telecoms
2 13 (5.28%) Finance
3 7 (2.85%) Retail
4 2 (0.81%) Games
4 2 (0.81%) Marketing
5 1 (0.41%) Advertising
5 1 (0.41%) Back Office
5 1 (0.41%) Law
5 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 87 (35.37%) Support Engineer
2 77 (31.30%) Network Engineer
3 39 (15.85%) Cisco Engineer
4 33 (13.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 29 (11.79%) Network Support
6 28 (11.38%) IT Support
7 25 (10.16%) IT Engineer
7 25 (10.16%) IT Support Engineer
7 25 (10.16%) Network Support Engineer
8 23 (9.35%) Juniper Engineer
9 22 (8.94%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
9 22 (8.94%) Cisco Support
9 22 (8.94%) Data Centre Engineer
9 22 (8.94%) Data Centre Technician
10 21 (8.54%) Architect
11 20 (8.13%) Senior Support Engineer
12 19 (7.72%) Juniper Support
13 18 (7.32%) 3rd Line Support
13 18 (7.32%) Cisco Support Engineer
14 17 (6.91%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (10.16%) MAPI
2 4 (1.63%) Web Services
3 3 (1.22%) Middleware
4 2 (0.81%) 802.1X
4 2 (0.81%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 48 (19.51%) Data Centre
2 43 (17.48%) Replication
3 42 (17.07%) Blackberry
4 39 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
5 33 (13.41%) e-Health
6 25 (10.16%) iPhone
6 25 (10.16%) PDA
7 17 (6.91%) Hybrid Cloud
8 15 (6.10%) PACS
9 12 (4.88%) CESG
9 12 (4.88%) Driving Licence
9 12 (4.88%) Fat Client
9 12 (4.88%) Thin Client
10 10 (4.07%) Private Cloud
10 10 (4.07%) Virtual Team
11 9 (3.66%) EqualLogic
12 8 (3.25%) CESG CLAS
12 8 (3.25%) Management Information System
13 7 (2.85%) Mathematics
14 6 (2.44%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 124 (50.41%) Windows
2 71 (28.86%) Linux
3 70 (28.46%) Windows Server
4 59 (23.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 52 (21.14%) Windows 7
6 46 (18.70%) Windows 8
7 45 (18.29%) Windows 10
8 42 (17.07%) Windows Server 2003
9 30 (12.20%) Windows Server 2012
10 27 (10.98%) Android
10 27 (10.98%) Windows XP
11 26 (10.57%) Windows Vista
12 18 (7.32%) Unix
13 10 (4.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.81%) Solaris
15 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.41%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (26.02%) ITIL
2 43 (17.48%) Network Design
3 36 (14.63%) Network Monitoring
4 31 (12.60%) Change Management
5 24 (9.76%) Mentoring
6 17 (6.91%) Coaching
7 16 (6.50%) Incident Management
7 16 (6.50%) Validation
8 15 (6.10%) ITIL V3
8 15 (6.10%) Problem Management
8 15 (6.10%) Workflow
9 14 (5.69%) Risk Assessment
10 13 (5.28%) Disaster Recovery
10 13 (5.28%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 13 (5.28%) Network Architecture
10 13 (5.28%) Two-Factor Authentication
11 11 (4.47%) Information Security
12 10 (4.07%) TOGAF
12 10 (4.07%) Virtual Team Management
13 9 (3.66%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 29 (11.79%) SQL
2 17 (6.91%) Python
3 15 (6.10%) Perl
3 15 (6.10%) Shell Script
4 7 (2.85%) C
5 5 (2.03%) Bash Shell
5 5 (2.03%) PowerShell
5 5 (2.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 95 (38.62%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (23.98%) CCNP
3 56 (22.76%) CCNA
3 56 (22.76%) Security Cleared
4 55 (22.36%) SC Cleared
5 43 (17.48%) DV Cleared
6 31 (12.60%) JNCIE
6 31 (12.60%) JNCIP
7 29 (11.79%) JNCIA
8 27 (10.98%) JNCIS
9 16 (6.50%) CCIE
10 14 (5.69%) CCSA
10 14 (5.69%) CCSE
11 12 (4.88%) CESG Certified Professional
11 12 (4.88%) CISSP
12 9 (3.66%) Degree
13 8 (3.25%) CISM
13 8 (3.25%) CLAS
14 6 (2.44%) CCNP Voice
14 6 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (13.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (7.32%) SLA
3 8 (3.25%) PCI DSS
4 7 (2.85%) QA
5 2 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 77 (31.30%) Active Directory
2 49 (19.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (19.11%) Hyper-V
4 25 (10.16%) vSphere
5 18 (7.32%) Terminal Services
6 17 (6.91%) NFS
7 14 (5.69%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (2.85%) VMware ESX
9 6 (2.44%) XenApp
10 5 (2.03%) Xen
11 1 (0.41%) UAG
Systems Management
1 34 (13.82%) Backup Exec
2 12 (4.88%) Cisco UCCX
3 8 (3.25%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (1.22%) FortiGate
4 3 (1.22%) WSUS
5 2 (0.81%) Cisco UCCE
5 2 (0.81%) SCCM
5 2 (0.81%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 154 (62.60%) Cisco
2 86 (34.96%) Microsoft
3 55 (22.36%) VMware
4 45 (18.29%) Juniper
5 42 (17.07%) Apple
5 42 (17.07%) Avaya
6 31 (12.60%) CheckPoint
7 29 (11.79%) HP
8 26 (10.57%) Dell
9 25 (10.16%) Draytek
10 17 (6.91%) Fujitsu
10 17 (6.91%) SonicWALL
10 17 (6.91%) Veeam
11 15 (6.10%) Sybase
12 11 (4.47%) F5
12 11 (4.47%) Palo Alto
13 9 (3.66%) 3PAR
13 9 (3.66%) LogRhythm
13 9 (3.66%) Sourcefire
13 9 (3.66%) Symantec
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