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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Kent / Maidstone
Rank 36 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Permanent jobs citing VPN 2 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 1.77% 6.33% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 31.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Median salary £54,000 £19,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+176.92% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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
12 16 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 10.62% 20.25% 46.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 43
Median salary £40,000 £52,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +26.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £26,600 £24,690
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (50.00%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Acronis

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Site Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) DSL
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Azure Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Server Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (50.00%) iPad
1 1 (50.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) BCP
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Acronis
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Sage
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec
1 1 (50.00%) VMware