The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the High Wycombe region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 39 23 35
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +12
Permanent jobs citing VPN 7 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 2.78% 6.90% 4.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.28% 26.67% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 7
Average salary £22,500 £40,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.75% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £48,750 £41,300
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
57 60 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 22.62% 25.86% 22.03%
Number of salaries quoted 52 51 52
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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VPN
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

VPN
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

VPN
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 24 July 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 8 (72.73%) Firewall
2 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
3 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
4 5 (45.45%) VMware Server
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (45.45%) VMware
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
4 5 (45.45%) Windows XP
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (36.36%) Linux
6 3 (27.27%) Internet
6 3 (27.27%) SLA
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco
7 2 (18.18%) CCIE
7 2 (18.18%) CCNP
7 2 (18.18%) CCNA
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (18.18%) MPLS
7 2 (18.18%) OSPF
7 2 (18.18%) BGP
7 2 (18.18%) RTP
7 2 (18.18%) TACACS
7 2 (18.18%) ATM

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Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (9.09%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) Firewall
2 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
3 3 (27.27%) Internet
4 2 (18.18%) MPLS
4 2 (18.18%) OSPF
4 2 (18.18%) BGP
4 2 (18.18%) RTP
4 2 (18.18%) TACACS
4 2 (18.18%) ATM
4 2 (18.18%) HTTPS
4 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
4 2 (18.18%) HTTP
4 2 (18.18%) Wireless
4 2 (18.18%) IPsec
4 2 (18.18%) RTSP
4 2 (18.18%) xDSL
4 2 (18.18%) DMVPN
4 2 (18.18%) Network Security
4 2 (18.18%) Wireless Security
5 1 (9.09%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2000
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
1 2 (18.18%) French Language
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) JSON
1 2 (18.18%) Qt
2 1 (9.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Streaming Video
2 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
1 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (45.45%) Windows XP
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
4 2 (18.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Android Development
2 1 (9.09%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CCIE
1 2 (18.18%) CCNP
1 2 (18.18%) CCNA
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Server
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) Juniper
3 1 (9.09%) Lotus