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

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 96 66 90
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +24
Permanent jobs citing VPN 37 79 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.83% 3.81% 2.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.01% 17.17% 11.21%
Number of salaries quoted 31 58 38
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £60,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
308 460 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 15.26% 22.19% 23.07%
Number of salaries quoted 232 382 384
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,350 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £61,750
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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +7 14 £42,500 -26.08% 1
Hemel Hempstead -3 13 £40,000 -5.88%
Hitchin - 6 £28,500 -
Stevenage -14 1 - -
VPN
East of England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 58 (54.21%) LAN
1 58 (54.21%) Cisco
2 53 (49.53%) WAN
3 50 (46.73%) Firewall
4 48 (44.86%) Windows
5 46 (42.99%) ITIL
5 46 (42.99%) Data Centre
6 42 (39.25%) Cisco Certification
7 40 (37.38%) Microsoft
8 38 (35.51%) CCNP
8 38 (35.51%) Linux
9 36 (33.64%) Active Directory
9 36 (33.64%) VMware
10 33 (30.84%) Mentoring
11 32 (29.91%) Windows Server
12 31 (28.97%) VMware Infrastructure
13 30 (28.04%) TCP/IP
14 29 (27.10%) DNS
14 29 (27.10%) DHCP
14 29 (27.10%) Office 365
15 25 (23.36%) CheckPoint
16 24 (22.43%) ISDN
16 24 (22.43%) Windows Server 2008
17 23 (21.50%) VLAN
17 23 (21.50%) CCNA
18 22 (20.56%) PBX
18 22 (20.56%) MPLS
18 22 (20.56%) OSPF
18 22 (20.56%) BGP
18 22 (20.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 22 (20.56%) Skype for Business
2 18 (16.82%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 16 (14.95%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 29 (27.10%) Office 365
2 14 (13.08%) PaaS
3 8 (7.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (7.48%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 58 (54.21%) LAN
2 53 (49.53%) WAN
3 50 (46.73%) Firewall
4 30 (28.04%) TCP/IP
5 29 (27.10%) DHCP
5 29 (27.10%) DNS
6 24 (22.43%) ISDN
7 23 (21.50%) VLAN
8 22 (20.56%) BGP
8 22 (20.56%) MPLS
8 22 (20.56%) OSPF
8 22 (20.56%) PBX
9 20 (18.69%) Remote Desktop
10 19 (17.76%) Cisco ASA
10 19 (17.76%) Wireless
11 17 (15.89%) IPsec
12 16 (14.95%) IPv4
13 15 (14.02%) EIGRP
13 15 (14.02%) Network Security
13 15 (14.02%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.48%) Amazon RDS
1 8 (7.48%) Cognos Impromptu
2 3 (2.80%) MySQL
2 3 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 18 (16.82%) Retail
2 17 (15.89%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.87%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (0.93%) Automotive
4 1 (0.93%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (31.78%) Network Engineer
2 24 (22.43%) Support Engineer
3 22 (20.56%) 3rd Line Support
4 18 (16.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 18 (16.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 14 (13.08%) Office 365 Engineer
6 13 (12.15%) Cisco Engineer
6 13 (12.15%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 12 (11.21%) Linux Engineer
7 12 (11.21%) Linux Support
7 12 (11.21%) Linux Support Engineer
8 11 (10.28%) Analyst
9 10 (9.35%) Network Specialist
9 10 (9.35%) Support Technician
10 9 (8.41%) Support Analyst
11 8 (7.48%) Architect
11 8 (7.48%) Data Centre Engineer
11 8 (7.48%) Data Centre Technician
11 8 (7.48%) Network Operations Engineer
11 8 (7.48%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.93%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 46 (42.99%) Data Centre
2 14 (13.08%) Mathematics
3 8 (7.48%) Driving Licence
4 6 (5.61%) Handset
4 6 (5.61%) User Experience
5 5 (4.67%) Virtual Team
6 3 (2.80%) e-Health
7 2 (1.87%) CESG
7 2 (1.87%) CESG CLAS
7 2 (1.87%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.93%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 48 (44.86%) Windows
2 38 (35.51%) Linux
3 32 (29.91%) Windows Server
4 24 (22.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (20.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (20.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (14.02%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (7.48%) Mac OS X
7 8 (7.48%) Windows 7
8 6 (5.61%) Solaris
9 3 (2.80%) Android
9 3 (2.80%) Unix
10 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.93%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.93%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (42.99%) ITIL
2 33 (30.84%) Mentoring
3 15 (14.02%) Change Management
3 15 (14.02%) E-Commerce
4 14 (13.08%) Coaching
5 8 (7.48%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (7.48%) Business Continuity
5 8 (7.48%) Information Security
5 8 (7.48%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (7.48%) Load Balancing
5 8 (7.48%) Web Filtering
6 6 (5.61%) Change Control
6 6 (5.61%) Incident Management
6 6 (5.61%) Network Management
6 6 (5.61%) People Management
6 6 (5.61%) Presales
6 6 (5.61%) Problem Management
6 6 (5.61%) Service Delivery
6 6 (5.61%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (4.67%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (13.08%) C
2 10 (9.35%) SQL
3 3 (2.80%) Perl
3 3 (2.80%) Python
3 3 (2.80%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 42 (39.25%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (35.51%) CCNP
3 23 (21.50%) CCNA
4 16 (14.95%) Degree
5 8 (7.48%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (4.67%) Security Cleared
7 4 (3.74%) CCDP
7 4 (3.74%) CCIE
7 4 (3.74%) MCP
7 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (3.74%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.87%) CISM
8 2 (1.87%) CISSP
8 2 (1.87%) JNCIA
8 2 (1.87%) JNCIE
8 2 (1.87%) JNCIP
8 2 (1.87%) JNCIS
8 2 (1.87%) MCSA
8 2 (1.87%) MCSE
8 2 (1.87%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.67%) SLA
3 3 (2.80%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (33.64%) Active Directory
2 31 (28.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (18.69%) Terminal Services
4 14 (13.08%) VMware ESX
5 8 (7.48%) Hyper-V
5 8 (7.48%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (5.61%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (7.48%) Backup Exec
1 8 (7.48%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (5.61%) TrustSec
3 3 (2.80%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.93%) SCCM
Vendors
1 58 (54.21%) Cisco
2 40 (37.38%) Microsoft
3 36 (33.64%) VMware
4 25 (23.36%) CheckPoint
5 15 (14.02%) Avaya
5 15 (14.02%) Citrix
6 14 (13.08%) HP
7 11 (10.28%) NetApp
8 9 (8.41%) Juniper
9 8 (7.48%) Dell
9 8 (7.48%) Veeam
10 7 (6.54%) Blue Coat
10 7 (6.54%) F5
10 7 (6.54%) Fortinet
11 6 (5.61%) Brocade
11 6 (5.61%) Computacenter
11 6 (5.61%) Cyber-Ark
11 6 (5.61%) Symantec
12 3 (2.80%) Sybase
13 2 (1.87%) Red Hat
Watford
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago