The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 28 19 42
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +23
Permanent jobs citing VPN 13 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 4.96% 7.36% 3.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.41% 23.29% 10.64%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 10
Average salary £26,500 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.75% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £35,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £52,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
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Buckinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
58 73 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 22.14% 31.60% 29.19%
Number of salaries quoted 55 61 89
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

VPN Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 (73.68%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) SQL
3 9 (47.37%) Firewall
4 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
5 7 (36.84%) EPoS
5 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (36.84%) Windows XP
5 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
6 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (31.58%) VMware Server
6 6 (31.58%) VMware
6 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
6 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (21.05%) Linux
8 3 (15.79%) SLA
8 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
8 3 (15.79%) Android
9 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
9 2 (10.53%) Qt
9 2 (10.53%) DMVPN
9 2 (10.53%) xDSL
9 2 (10.53%) Network Security
9 2 (10.53%) Wireless Security
9 2 (10.53%) Wireless
9 2 (10.53%) IPsec
9 2 (10.53%) Telecoms

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Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) Firewall
2 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.53%) HTTPS
3 2 (10.53%) Wireless
3 2 (10.53%) IPsec
3 2 (10.53%) RTSP
3 2 (10.53%) Network Security
3 2 (10.53%) Wireless Security
3 2 (10.53%) xDSL
3 2 (10.53%) DMVPN
3 2 (10.53%) ATM
3 2 (10.53%) Ethernet
3 2 (10.53%) HTTP
3 2 (10.53%) Internet
3 2 (10.53%) MPLS
3 2 (10.53%) OSPF
3 2 (10.53%) BGP
3 2 (10.53%) RTP
3 2 (10.53%) TACACS
4 1 (5.26%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2000
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
1 2 (10.53%) French Language
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) 1st Line Support
2 7 (36.84%) IT Support
3 3 (15.79%) Help Desk Support
3 3 (15.79%) Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Support
5 1 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) JSON
1 2 (10.53%) Qt
2 1 (5.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) EPoS
2 2 (10.53%) Streaming Video
3 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Windows XP
2 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
4 4 (21.05%) Linux
5 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
5 3 (15.79%) Android
6 2 (10.53%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
2 1 (5.26%) Android Development
2 1 (5.26%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) CCIE
1 2 (10.53%) CCNP
1 2 (10.53%) CCNA
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) VMware
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) Juniper