The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 49 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing VPN 3 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 0.75% 1.20% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.86% 3.60% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Average salary £57,500 £33,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+74.24% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
VPN
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Maidenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
105 139 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 26.12% 33.41% 27.65%
Number of salaries quoted 77 49 59
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,800 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

VPN
Salary Trend in Maidenhead

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

VPN Salary Trend in Maidenhead

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Maidenhead 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 7 (77.78%) DNS
2 6 (66.67%) LAN
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) WAN
3 5 (55.56%) DHCP
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) CCNP
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (33.33%) Database Security
5 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (33.33%) MPLS
5 3 (33.33%) OSPF
5 3 (33.33%) BGP
5 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 3 (33.33%) Wireless
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco
5 3 (33.33%) CISSP
5 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (33.33%) GIAC
5 3 (33.33%) VMware
5 3 (33.33%) Information Security
5 3 (33.33%) DMZ
5 3 (33.33%) CEH
5 3 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection

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Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Maidenhead 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (22.22%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) DNS
2 6 (66.67%) LAN
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) WAN
3 5 (55.56%) DHCP
4 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (33.33%) DMZ
4 3 (33.33%) Wireless
4 3 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (33.33%) MPLS
4 3 (33.33%) OSPF
4 3 (33.33%) BGP
4 3 (33.33%) Network Security
4 3 (33.33%) Wireless Security
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (22.22%) VLAN
5 2 (22.22%) VPLS
5 2 (22.22%) Spanning Tree
5 2 (22.22%) PPTP
5 2 (22.22%) RSVP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Information Security Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Support Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Network Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) SIEM
1 3 (33.33%) Database Security
1 3 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
1 3 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (22.22%) Time Management
2 2 (22.22%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (44.44%) CCNP
2 3 (33.33%) CISSP
2 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) GIAC
2 3 (33.33%) CEH
3 2 (22.22%) JNCIP
4 1 (11.11%) CCNA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) XenApp
3 1 (11.11%) DFS Replication
3 1 (11.11%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Juniper
3 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Avaya
3 1 (11.11%) Brocade
3 1 (11.11%) ProCurve
3 1 (11.11%) 3PAR