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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 48 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 1.23% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.22% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £51,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
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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
115 131 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 23.57% 32.51% 35.81%
Number of salaries quoted 95 44 47
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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

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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

VPN
Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Maidenhead region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

VPN Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 8 (66.67%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) LAN
2 7 (58.33%) DHCP
2 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
2 7 (58.33%) DNS
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (50.00%) WAN
3 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (50.00%) VMware
4 5 (41.67%) CCNP
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (41.67%) SQL
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (33.33%) CISSP
5 4 (33.33%) DMZ
5 4 (33.33%) Information Security
5 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 4 (33.33%) Wireless
5 4 (33.33%) GIAC
5 4 (33.33%) CEH
5 4 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (33.33%) Degree
5 4 (33.33%) Network Security
5 4 (33.33%) Wireless Security
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012

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Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (16.67%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) LAN
2 7 (58.33%) DHCP
2 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
2 7 (58.33%) DNS
3 6 (50.00%) WAN
4 4 (33.33%) DMZ
4 4 (33.33%) Wireless
4 4 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (33.33%) Network Security
4 4 (33.33%) Wireless Security
5 2 (16.67%) SAN
5 2 (16.67%) Internet
5 2 (16.67%) VLAN
6 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications
6 1 (8.33%) BIG-IP
6 1 (8.33%) MPLS
6 1 (8.33%) OSPF
6 1 (8.33%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Information Security Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) IT Support
2 3 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Network Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Support Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) JSON
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Information Security
1 4 (33.33%) Database Security
1 4 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
1 4 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 4 (33.33%) SIEM
2 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) CCNP
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (33.33%) CISSP
2 4 (33.33%) GIAC
2 4 (33.33%) CEH
2 4 (33.33%) Degree
3 3 (25.00%) MCTS
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (25.00%) MCSA
3 3 (25.00%) MCP
4 1 (8.33%) CCNA
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) XenApp
4 1 (8.33%) vSphere
4 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (8.33%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) 3PAR
4 1 (8.33%) ProCurve
4 1 (8.33%) Brocade
4 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (8.33%) Avaya
4 1 (8.33%) SAP