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

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 39 116 115
Rank change year-on-year
+77 -1
Permanent jobs citing VPN 110 39 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.34% 1.73% 1.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.70% 6.82% 5.95%
Number of salaries quoted 83 23 31
Median salary £32,000 £27,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.36% -45.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,100 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +13.43%
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
412 572 689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.01% 25.37% 27.15%
Number of salaries quoted 322 382 475
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 26 May 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

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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 26 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
Hemel Hempstead +39 33 £42,500 +93.18% 1
Watford +12 15 £44,500 +61.81% 2
Borehamwood +11 11 £32,500 -
Stevenage - 4 £29,750 -
St Albans +26 2 £49,500 +120.00%
Welwyn Garden City +10 2 - -
VPN
East of England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 167 (73.89%) Cisco
2 151 (66.81%) Firewall
3 126 (55.75%) WAN
4 124 (54.87%) LAN
5 119 (52.65%) TCP/IP
6 118 (52.21%) Windows
7 89 (39.38%) Cisco Certification
8 81 (35.84%) Windows Server
9 78 (34.51%) DNS
9 78 (34.51%) DHCP
10 76 (33.63%) Active Directory
11 73 (32.30%) Microsoft
11 73 (32.30%) Wireless
12 67 (29.65%) Linux
13 66 (29.20%) Network Security
14 63 (27.88%) Windows Server 2008
14 63 (27.88%) MS Exchange
14 63 (27.88%) SQL Server
15 62 (27.43%) VMware
16 59 (26.11%) Replication
17 58 (25.66%) SC Cleared
17 58 (25.66%) Security Cleared
18 56 (24.78%) VMware Infrastructure
18 56 (24.78%) Hyper-V
19 55 (24.34%) ITIL
20 53 (23.45%) CCNA
20 53 (23.45%) Juniper
20 53 (23.45%) Apple
20 53 (23.45%) Blackberry
20 53 (23.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

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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 63 (27.88%) MS Exchange
2 53 (23.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 47 (20.80%) Exchange Server 2010
4 35 (15.49%) Exchange Server 2007
4 35 (15.49%) Exchange Server 2013
5 26 (11.50%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (3.54%) SharePoint
6 8 (3.54%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.44%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 50 (22.12%) MS Excel
2 29 (12.83%) MS Office
3 9 (3.98%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 35 (15.49%) Office 365
2 31 (13.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (5.31%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.33%) PaaS
5 2 (0.88%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.44%) IaaS
6 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 151 (66.81%) Firewall
2 126 (55.75%) WAN
3 124 (54.87%) LAN
4 119 (52.65%) TCP/IP
5 78 (34.51%) DHCP
5 78 (34.51%) DNS
6 73 (32.30%) Wireless
7 66 (29.20%) Network Security
8 50 (22.12%) ISDN
9 49 (21.68%) SAN
10 46 (20.35%) Broadband
11 45 (19.91%) NAS
12 44 (19.47%) OSPF
13 40 (17.70%) VLAN
14 35 (15.49%) SSL
15 26 (11.50%) SMTP
16 25 (11.06%) DMZ
16 25 (11.06%) IMAP
17 22 (9.73%) BGP
18 21 (9.29%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (27.88%) SQL Server
2 21 (9.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 15 (6.64%) Cognos Impromptu
4 8 (3.54%) MySQL
4 8 (3.54%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (7.08%) Finance
2 15 (6.64%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.21%) Retail
4 3 (1.33%) Legal
5 2 (0.88%) Games
6 1 (0.44%) Advertising
6 1 (0.44%) Back Office
6 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 81 (35.84%) Support Engineer
2 72 (31.86%) Network Engineer
3 38 (16.81%) Cisco Engineer
3 38 (16.81%) Network Support
4 34 (15.04%) Network Support Engineer
5 32 (14.16%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 29 (12.83%) Juniper Engineer
7 26 (11.50%) IT Engineer
8 25 (11.06%) IT Support
9 24 (10.62%) IT Support Engineer
10 23 (10.18%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
10 23 (10.18%) Cisco Support
10 23 (10.18%) Juniper Support
11 20 (8.85%) Cisco Support Engineer
12 19 (8.41%) Senior Support Engineer
13 18 (7.96%) Architect
14 17 (7.52%) 3rd Line Support
14 17 (7.52%) Data Centre Engineer
14 17 (7.52%) Systems Engineer
14 17 (7.52%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (11.06%) MAPI
2 7 (3.10%) Web Services
3 3 (1.33%) 802.1X
3 3 (1.33%) Middleware
4 1 (0.44%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 59 (26.11%) Replication
2 53 (23.45%) Blackberry
3 40 (17.70%) e-Health
4 35 (15.49%) Data Centre
5 34 (15.04%) Analytical Skills
6 28 (12.39%) Hybrid Cloud
7 25 (11.06%) iPhone
7 25 (11.06%) PDA
8 18 (7.96%) Fat Client
8 18 (7.96%) Thin Client
9 11 (4.87%) Driving Licence
9 11 (4.87%) EqualLogic
10 10 (4.42%) HP StoreVirtual
11 8 (3.54%) CESG
11 8 (3.54%) PACS
12 5 (2.21%) Private Cloud
13 4 (1.77%) Spread Betting
14 3 (1.33%) Management Information System
14 3 (1.33%) PKI
14 3 (1.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 118 (52.21%) Windows
2 81 (35.84%) Windows Server
3 67 (29.65%) Linux
4 63 (27.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 51 (22.57%) Windows 7
6 48 (21.24%) Windows 8
7 45 (19.91%) Windows 10
8 41 (18.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 28 (12.39%) Windows XP
10 27 (11.95%) Windows Server 2012
11 25 (11.06%) Android
11 25 (11.06%) Windows Vista
12 11 (4.87%) Unix
13 5 (2.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (24.34%) ITIL
2 52 (23.01%) Network Design
3 45 (19.91%) Network Monitoring
4 22 (9.73%) Mentoring
5 17 (7.52%) Change Management
6 15 (6.64%) Incident Management
7 14 (6.19%) Business Continuity
7 14 (6.19%) Coaching
8 12 (5.31%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (5.31%) Risk Assessment
8 12 (5.31%) Validation
9 9 (3.98%) Network Architecture
9 9 (3.98%) Presales
10 8 (3.54%) ITIL V3
10 8 (3.54%) Problem Management
10 8 (3.54%) Workflow
11 7 (3.10%) Security Architecture
12 6 (2.65%) Multi-Factor Authentication
12 6 (2.65%) Two-Factor Authentication
13 5 (2.21%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 29 (12.83%) SQL
2 10 (4.42%) Bash Shell
2 10 (4.42%) PowerShell
2 10 (4.42%) Python
2 10 (4.42%) VBA
3 8 (3.54%) Perl
3 8 (3.54%) Shell Script
4 2 (0.88%) C
Qualifications
1 89 (39.38%) Cisco Certification
2 58 (25.66%) SC Cleared
2 58 (25.66%) Security Cleared
3 53 (23.45%) CCNA
4 48 (21.24%) DV Cleared
5 39 (17.26%) CCNP
5 39 (17.26%) JNCIE
5 39 (17.26%) JNCIP
6 38 (16.81%) JNCIA
7 36 (15.93%) JNCIS
8 14 (6.19%) CCIE
9 11 (4.87%) MCSE
9 11 (4.87%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (4.42%) MCSA
10 10 (4.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (3.54%) CESG Certified Professional
11 8 (3.54%) CISSP
12 7 (3.10%) CCSA
12 7 (3.10%) CCSE
13 6 (2.65%) CCNP Voice
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (13.27%) SLA
2 21 (9.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.88%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 76 (33.63%) Active Directory
2 56 (24.78%) Hyper-V
2 56 (24.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (14.60%) vSphere
4 24 (10.62%) Terminal Services
5 19 (8.41%) VMware ESXi
6 17 (7.52%) NFS
7 10 (4.42%) Xen
7 10 (4.42%) XenApp
8 2 (0.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 39 (17.26%) Backup Exec
2 9 (3.98%) Cisco CUCM
2 9 (3.98%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (1.33%) Cisco UCCE
3 3 (1.33%) FortiGate
3 3 (1.33%) WSUS
4 2 (0.88%) SCCM
4 2 (0.88%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 167 (73.89%) Cisco
2 73 (32.30%) Microsoft
3 62 (27.43%) VMware
4 53 (23.45%) Apple
4 53 (23.45%) Juniper
5 40 (17.70%) HP
6 39 (17.26%) Avaya
7 38 (16.81%) Dell
8 28 (12.39%) Fujitsu
8 28 (12.39%) SonicWALL
9 25 (11.06%) Draytek
10 22 (9.73%) CheckPoint
11 17 (7.52%) Veeam
12 14 (6.19%) Symantec
13 12 (5.31%) Citrix
14 11 (4.87%) 3PAR
15 9 (3.98%) F5
15 9 (3.98%) Palo Alto
16 8 (3.54%) Sybase
17 7 (3.10%) Oracle
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus and gd benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Much Hadham, Hertfordshire
BIT Solutions Limited
Salary: Competitive salary based on experience, skill set and character.
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago