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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 37 31 40
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Permanent jobs citing VPN 1 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 0.36% 3.52% 1.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.75% 21.95% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 4
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -1.78%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.77%
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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
57 41 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 20.28% 16.02% 28.23%
Number of salaries quoted 51 34 68
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £70,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

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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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Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 (82.35%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 7 (41.18%) EPoS
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (35.29%) Firewall
5 5 (29.41%) Windows XP
5 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (29.41%) LAN
5 5 (29.41%) WAN
5 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
5 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
6 3 (17.65%) Android
6 3 (17.65%) Windows 8
6 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
6 3 (17.65%) Wireless
6 3 (17.65%) VMware
6 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (11.76%) VMware Server
7 2 (11.76%) Network Security
7 2 (11.76%) VLAN
7 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (11.76%) Banking
7 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
7 2 (11.76%) Finance
7 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
7 2 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2000

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Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
1 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Foundation
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Firewall
2 5 (29.41%) LAN
2 5 (29.41%) WAN
2 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
3 3 (17.65%) Wireless
4 2 (11.76%) VLAN
4 2 (11.76%) Network Security
4 2 (11.76%) MPLS
4 2 (11.76%) DNS
4 2 (11.76%) DHCP
4 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
5 1 (5.88%) SNMP
5 1 (5.88%) SAN
5 1 (5.88%) DMZ
5 1 (5.88%) OSPF
5 1 (5.88%) BGP
5 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (5.88%) Wireless Security
5 1 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) IT Support
2 5 (29.41%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (17.65%) Field Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Support Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Support Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Information Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) EPoS
2 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (29.41%) Windows XP
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (17.65%) Android
4 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
4 3 (17.65%) Windows 8
5 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.88%) Information Security
1 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
1 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
1 1 (5.88%) Change Control
1 1 (5.88%) WAN Optimisation
1 1 (5.88%) Database Security
1 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (11.76%) CCNP
2 1 (5.88%) CISSP
2 1 (5.88%) GIAC
2 1 (5.88%) CEH
2 1 (5.88%) JNCIA
2 1 (5.88%) JNCIS
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Server
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) vSphere
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) VMware
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco
2 2 (11.76%) Symantec
3 1 (5.88%) McAfee
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Dell
3 1 (5.88%) Juniper
3 1 (5.88%) SonicWALL
3 1 (5.88%) Kaspersky
3 1 (5.88%) Veeam
3 1 (5.88%) Kaseya
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + package
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