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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 22 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 2.22% - 4.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.70% - 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 6
Median salary £20,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £39,083 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +7.07%
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
23 24 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 25.56% 19.67% 29.03%
Number of salaries quoted 22 24 33
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £34,337
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +16.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £54,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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

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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 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago