The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 19 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 2.35% - 4.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.25% - 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 6
Median salary £20,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £39,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +8.21%
VPN
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
32 25 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 37.65% 18.25% 27.34%
Number of salaries quoted 28 25 31
Median salary £42,500 £27,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

The demand trend of job ads across the Maidstone region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

VPN
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
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing VPN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Maidstone region with a requirement for VPN.

1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Internet

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
1 2 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) IT Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) IT Support
1 4 (66.67%) IT Support Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree