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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 58 51 55
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs citing VPN 4 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 0.77% 0.53% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.84% 2.35% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Average salary £39,000 £48,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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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
217 85 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 41.57% 22.61% 28.74%
Number of salaries quoted 73 69 52
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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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

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) MS Office
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) 3G
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
4 2 (33.33%) CRM
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Data Mining
4 2 (33.33%) VoIP
4 2 (33.33%) Time Management
4 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (33.33%) Office 365
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (16.67%) WAN

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Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) 3G
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Mining
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 3 (50.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Manager
2 2 (33.33%) IT Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 2 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) VMware