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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 47 61 50
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Permanent jobs citing VPN 5 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 1.31% 0.56% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.02% 1.31% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 2
Average salary £57,500 £39,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.43% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.72% -4.00%
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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
83 229 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 21.67% 42.57% 23.24%
Number of salaries quoted 67 68 70
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 3 September 2015.

VPN Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) MPLS
2 5 (71.43%) OSPF
2 5 (71.43%) BGP
3 4 (57.14%) PPTP
3 4 (57.14%) RSVP
3 4 (57.14%) IPsec
3 4 (57.14%) Validation
3 4 (57.14%) VPLS
3 4 (57.14%) Juniper
3 4 (57.14%) SSL
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (57.14%) JNCIP
3 4 (57.14%) Time Management
3 4 (57.14%) Spanning Tree
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (14.29%) Clustering
5 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (14.29%) SCCM
5 1 (14.29%) WAN

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Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) MPLS
2 5 (71.43%) OSPF
2 5 (71.43%) BGP
3 4 (57.14%) PPTP
3 4 (57.14%) RSVP
3 4 (57.14%) SSL
3 4 (57.14%) IPsec
3 4 (57.14%) VPLS
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (57.14%) Spanning Tree
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) SAN
5 1 (14.29%) Internet
5 1 (14.29%) WAN
5 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
5 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Validation
1 4 (57.14%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) MSF
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) JNCIP
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
1 1 (14.29%) DFS Replication
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Brocade
4 1 (14.29%) ProCurve
4 1 (14.29%) 3PAR
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Avaya