The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 31 36 33
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing VPN 2 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.23% 1.51% 5.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.45% 8.89% 16.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 14
Median salary £45,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +15.15%
VPN
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
31 45 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 19.14% 16.98% 33.72%
Number of salaries quoted 28 36 100
Median salary £52,500 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

VPN
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

VPN Salary Trend in Middlesex

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for VPN.

1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) SSL
2 7 (87.50%) LAN
2 7 (87.50%) VoIP
2 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 7 (87.50%) CCNP
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) CheckPoint
2 7 (87.50%) Internet
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco UCCX
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (62.50%) CCVP
4 3 (37.50%) Network Security
5 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (25.00%) IVR
5 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) BIG-IP
5 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley

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Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) Internet
2 7 (87.50%) LAN
2 7 (87.50%) SSL
2 7 (87.50%) VoIP
2 7 (87.50%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) Network Security
4 2 (25.00%) BIG-IP
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Android Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Administrator
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Administrator
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Network Administrator
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Network Administrator
1 5 (62.50%) Network Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Network Systems Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
2 1 (12.50%) Voice Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) iBATIS
1 1 (12.50%) J2EE
1 1 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) IVR
2 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) C++
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) CCNP
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) CCVP
3 2 (25.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco CUCM
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (12.50%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) CheckPoint
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) MobileIron