The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 37 36 33
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing VPN 9 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 3.09% 0.49% 1.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.13% 4.00% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 4
Median salary £60,000 £80,000 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +144.27%
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 Luton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
32 25 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 11.00% 12.25% 11.95%
Number of salaries quoted 28 21 25
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of job ads across the Luton region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

VPN
Salary Trend in Luton

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

VPN Salary Trend in Luton

VPN
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Luton region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

VPN Salary Histogram in Luton

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 20 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 Luton region with a requirement for VPN.

1 13 (81.25%) FTP
1 13 (81.25%) TCP/IP
1 13 (81.25%) DNS
1 13 (81.25%) Cisco
1 13 (81.25%) IPv4
1 13 (81.25%) CCIE
1 13 (81.25%) CCNP
1 13 (81.25%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (81.25%) ITIL
1 13 (81.25%) LAN
1 13 (81.25%) VoIP
1 13 (81.25%) WAN
1 13 (81.25%) DHCP
1 13 (81.25%) Wireless
1 13 (81.25%) VLAN
1 13 (81.25%) Problem Management
1 13 (81.25%) SolarWinds
1 13 (81.25%) Network Management
1 13 (81.25%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (31.25%) ITIL V3
4 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
4 3 (18.75%) SCCM
4 3 (18.75%) Office 365
4 3 (18.75%) Software Delivery
4 3 (18.75%) Driving Licence
5 2 (12.50%) DMVPN
5 2 (12.50%) F5
5 2 (12.50%) Riverbed
5 2 (12.50%) Firewall

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) Cisco Nexus
1 13 (81.25%) DHCP
1 13 (81.25%) DNS
1 13 (81.25%) FTP
1 13 (81.25%) IPv4
1 13 (81.25%) LAN
1 13 (81.25%) TCP/IP
1 13 (81.25%) VLAN
1 13 (81.25%) VoIP
1 13 (81.25%) WAN
1 13 (81.25%) Wireless
2 2 (12.50%) DMVPN
2 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) H.323
2 2 (12.50%) IPsec
2 2 (12.50%) ISDN
2 2 (12.50%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
1 6 (37.50%) Network Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Technical Leader
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Desktop Support
4 3 (18.75%) Desktop Support Team Leader
4 3 (18.75%) Desktop Team Leader
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Network Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Support Team Leader
4 3 (18.75%) Team Leader
5 2 (12.50%) Network Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Network Operations Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Operations Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Telephony Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Network Operations Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Cisco Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) ITIL
1 13 (81.25%) Network Management
1 13 (81.25%) Problem Management
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL V3
3 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
3 3 (18.75%) Software Delivery
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) CCIE
1 13 (81.25%) CCNP
1 13 (81.25%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Cisco
1 13 (81.25%) SolarWinds
2 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 2 (12.50%) F5
2 2 (12.50%) Mitel
2 2 (12.50%) Riverbed