The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 19 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 5.13% - 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.57% - 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £29,750 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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Kent

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

Communications & Networking Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
14 45 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 17.95% 42.86% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 13 42 18
Average salary £52,500 £41,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.50% +27.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,690 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

VPN Salary Trend in Maidstone

VPN
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Maidstone region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Maidstone

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Top 18 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (25.00%) CCTV
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) WLAN
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) CAN bus
3 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (25.00%) Presales
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS

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Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
1 1 (25.00%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) IT Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Presales Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Presales Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CAN bus
1 1 (25.00%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Google