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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 100 46 104
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +58
Permanent jobs citing VPN 40 116 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.98% 5.11% 2.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.08% 21.05% 8.65%
Number of salaries quoted 30 84 28
Median salary £36,250 £32,500 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% +5.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £46,600 £69,250 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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
331 551 497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.40% 24.25% 24.18%
Number of salaries quoted 236 451 394
Median salary £43,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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
Watford +8 22 £45,000 -21.73% 2
Hemel Hempstead -16 9 £25,000 -44.44%
Hertford - 2 £24,000 -
Borehamwood -21 1 £50,000 +57.48%
Hitchin - 1 £28,500 -
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £37,500 - 1
VPN
East of England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 55 (56.12%) Cisco
2 49 (50.00%) LAN
3 48 (48.98%) Firewall
4 46 (46.94%) Data Centre
5 44 (44.90%) WAN
6 42 (42.86%) Windows
7 40 (40.82%) ITIL
8 37 (37.76%) VMware
9 36 (36.73%) Cisco Certification
10 33 (33.67%) Microsoft
10 33 (33.67%) VMware Infrastructure
11 32 (32.65%) CCNP
11 32 (32.65%) Active Directory
12 30 (30.61%) Linux
12 30 (30.61%) Mentoring
13 29 (29.59%) Windows Server
14 27 (27.55%) TCP/IP
14 27 (27.55%) DNS
15 26 (26.53%) DHCP
15 26 (26.53%) Office 365
16 24 (24.49%) CheckPoint
17 21 (21.43%) CCNA
17 21 (21.43%) Wireless
18 20 (20.41%) ISDN
18 20 (20.41%) Skype for Business
18 20 (20.41%) Windows Server 2008
19 19 (19.39%) Windows Server 2012
20 18 (18.37%) PBX
21 17 (17.35%) MPLS
21 17 (17.35%) OSPF

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 20 (20.41%) Skype for Business
2 15 (15.31%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (13.27%) MS Excel
2 12 (12.24%) MS Office
3 1 (1.02%) Acrobat
3 1 (1.02%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (1.02%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 26 (26.53%) Office 365
2 11 (11.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (10.20%) PaaS
4 8 (8.16%) Mimecast
5 5 (5.10%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (5.10%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 49 (50.00%) LAN
2 48 (48.98%) Firewall
3 44 (44.90%) WAN
4 27 (27.55%) DNS
4 27 (27.55%) TCP/IP
5 26 (26.53%) DHCP
6 21 (21.43%) Wireless
7 20 (20.41%) ISDN
8 18 (18.37%) PBX
9 17 (17.35%) BGP
9 17 (17.35%) MPLS
9 17 (17.35%) OSPF
9 17 (17.35%) Remote Desktop
10 16 (16.33%) Cisco ASA
10 16 (16.33%) IPv4
10 16 (16.33%) VLAN
11 15 (15.31%) Unified Communications
12 14 (14.29%) IPv6
13 13 (13.27%) Network Security
14 12 (12.24%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.20%) Cognos Impromptu
2 8 (8.16%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.02%) MySQL
3 1 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.02%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 13 (13.27%) Retail
2 12 (12.24%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.06%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (1.02%) Automotive
4 1 (1.02%) Legal
4 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (29.59%) Network Engineer
2 18 (18.37%) Support Engineer
3 17 (17.35%) 3rd Line Support
4 12 (12.24%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 12 (12.24%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 11 (11.22%) Analyst
5 11 (11.22%) Cisco Engineer
5 11 (11.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 10 (10.20%) Architect
6 10 (10.20%) Data Centre Engineer
6 10 (10.20%) Data Centre Technician
6 10 (10.20%) Data Technician
6 10 (10.20%) Office 365 Engineer
6 10 (10.20%) Support Analyst
7 9 (9.18%) Support Technician
8 8 (8.16%) Infrastructure Support
8 8 (8.16%) Network Operations Engineer
8 8 (8.16%) Operations Engineer
9 7 (7.14%) Active Directory Support
9 7 (7.14%) Exchange Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.06%) Middleware
2 1 (1.02%) COM
2 1 (1.02%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 46 (46.94%) Data Centre
2 8 (8.16%) Driving Licence
2 8 (8.16%) Handset
3 6 (6.12%) User Experience
4 3 (3.06%) e-Health
4 3 (3.06%) Public Cloud
4 3 (3.06%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.02%) CESG
5 1 (1.02%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.02%) PACS
5 1 (1.02%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 42 (42.86%) Windows
2 30 (30.61%) Linux
3 29 (29.59%) Windows Server
4 20 (20.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (19.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (17.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (8.16%) Mac OS X
9 7 (7.14%) Windows 7
10 4 (4.08%) Android
10 4 (4.08%) Solaris
11 2 (2.04%) Mac OS
12 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.02%) Unix
12 1 (1.02%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (40.82%) ITIL
2 30 (30.61%) Mentoring
3 13 (13.27%) Change Management
4 11 (11.22%) E-Commerce
5 10 (10.20%) Coaching
5 10 (10.20%) Mathematics
6 9 (9.18%) Customer Requirements
6 9 (9.18%) Presales
7 8 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (8.16%) Business Continuity
7 8 (8.16%) Information Security
7 8 (8.16%) Kalman Filter
7 8 (8.16%) Load Balancing
7 8 (8.16%) Web Filtering
8 6 (6.12%) Change Control
8 6 (6.12%) Network Management
8 6 (6.12%) Problem Management
8 6 (6.12%) Service Delivery
8 6 (6.12%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (4.08%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.20%) C
2 6 (6.12%) SQL
3 1 (1.02%) Perl
3 1 (1.02%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.02%) Python
3 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (36.73%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (32.65%) CCNP
3 21 (21.43%) CCNA
4 11 (11.22%) Degree
5 8 (8.16%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (4.08%) CCDP
6 4 (4.08%) MCP
6 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (4.08%) Security Cleared
7 3 (3.06%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.04%) CCIE
8 2 (2.04%) JNCIA
8 2 (2.04%) JNCIE
8 2 (2.04%) JNCIP
8 2 (2.04%) JNCIS
8 2 (2.04%) MCSA
8 2 (2.04%) MCSE
8 2 (2.04%) MCTS
9 1 (1.02%) CISM
9 1 (1.02%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (8.16%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (33.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (32.65%) Active Directory
3 17 (17.35%) Terminal Services
4 11 (11.22%) Hyper-V
5 10 (10.20%) VMware ESX
5 10 (10.20%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (7.14%) VMware Workstation
7 5 (5.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (8.16%) Backup Exec
1 8 (8.16%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (6.12%) TrustSec
3 1 (1.02%) SCCM
Vendors
1 55 (56.12%) Cisco
2 37 (37.76%) VMware
3 33 (33.67%) Microsoft
4 24 (24.49%) CheckPoint
5 16 (16.33%) Citrix
6 14 (14.29%) HP
7 11 (11.22%) NetApp
8 10 (10.20%) Avaya
8 10 (10.20%) Juniper
9 8 (8.16%) Dell
9 8 (8.16%) Veeam
10 7 (7.14%) Blue Coat
10 7 (7.14%) F5
10 7 (7.14%) Fortinet
11 6 (6.12%) Brocade
11 6 (6.12%) Computacenter
11 6 (6.12%) CyberArk
11 6 (6.12%) Symantec
12 4 (4.08%) Palo Alto
13 3 (3.06%) Huawei
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