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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 31 36 44
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Permanent jobs citing VPN 7 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 3.32% 1.23% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.82% 7.69% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 2
Median salary £60,000 £45,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +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
22 39 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 10.43% 16.05% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 18 35 31
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 £22,000 £30,000 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 19 February 2017.

VPN Salary Histogram in Luton

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 17 (89.47%) FTP
1 17 (89.47%) TCP/IP
1 17 (89.47%) DNS
1 17 (89.47%) Cisco
1 17 (89.47%) IPv4
1 17 (89.47%) CCIE
1 17 (89.47%) CCNP
1 17 (89.47%) Cisco Certification
1 17 (89.47%) ITIL
1 17 (89.47%) LAN
1 17 (89.47%) VoIP
1 17 (89.47%) WAN
1 17 (89.47%) DHCP
1 17 (89.47%) Wireless
1 17 (89.47%) VLAN
1 17 (89.47%) Problem Management
1 17 (89.47%) SolarWinds
1 17 (89.47%) Network Management
1 17 (89.47%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (31.58%) ITIL V3
4 2 (10.53%) Mitel
4 2 (10.53%) SCCM
4 2 (10.53%) Riverbed
4 2 (10.53%) Office 365
4 2 (10.53%) DMVPN
4 2 (10.53%) F5
4 2 (10.53%) Software Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Driving Licence
4 2 (10.53%) 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 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (89.47%) Cisco Nexus
1 17 (89.47%) DHCP
1 17 (89.47%) DNS
1 17 (89.47%) FTP
1 17 (89.47%) IPv4
1 17 (89.47%) LAN
1 17 (89.47%) TCP/IP
1 17 (89.47%) VLAN
1 17 (89.47%) VoIP
1 17 (89.47%) WAN
1 17 (89.47%) Wireless
2 2 (10.53%) DMVPN
2 2 (10.53%) Ethernet
2 2 (10.53%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) H.323
2 2 (10.53%) IPsec
2 2 (10.53%) ISDN
2 2 (10.53%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
1 7 (36.84%) Network Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Technical Leader
3 5 (26.32%) Cisco Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Network Manager
3 5 (26.32%) Network Operations Manager
3 5 (26.32%) Operations Manager
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Network Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Telephony Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support
5 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support Team Leader
5 2 (10.53%) Desktop Team Leader
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Cisco Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Support Team Leader
5 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) ITIL
1 17 (89.47%) Network Management
1 17 (89.47%) Problem Management
2 6 (31.58%) ITIL V3
3 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
3 2 (10.53%) Software Delivery
Qualifications
1 17 (89.47%) CCIE
1 17 (89.47%) CCNP
1 17 (89.47%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Cisco
1 17 (89.47%) SolarWinds
2 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
2 2 (10.53%) F5
2 2 (10.53%) Mitel
2 2 (10.53%) Riverbed