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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 11 18 42
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +24
Permanent jobs citing VPN 7 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 7.69% 2.75% 1.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.00% 16.67% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 5
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +37.93%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
25 30 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 27.47% 16.48% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 21 29 34
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £36,125
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +38.40%
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 5 December 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 12 (92.31%) CCNP
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (76.92%) CheckPoint
2 10 (76.92%) Firewall
2 10 (76.92%) Cisco
2 10 (76.92%) LAN
2 10 (76.92%) VoIP
2 10 (76.92%) WAN
3 9 (69.23%) DNS
3 9 (69.23%) SSL
3 9 (69.23%) Internet
3 9 (69.23%) CCVP
3 9 (69.23%) Cisco UCCX
3 9 (69.23%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (23.08%) MPLS
5 2 (15.38%) IPsec
5 2 (15.38%) OSPF
5 2 (15.38%) BGP
5 2 (15.38%) CCNA
5 2 (15.38%) IPv4
5 2 (15.38%) IPv6
5 2 (15.38%) SMTP
5 2 (15.38%) SNMP
5 2 (15.38%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
5 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
5 2 (15.38%) VLAN
5 2 (15.38%) HSRP
6 1 (7.69%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 1 (7.69%) Data Centre

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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:

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) Firewall
1 10 (76.92%) LAN
1 10 (76.92%) VoIP
1 10 (76.92%) WAN
2 9 (69.23%) DNS
2 9 (69.23%) Internet
2 9 (69.23%) SSL
3 3 (23.08%) MPLS
4 2 (15.38%) BGP
4 2 (15.38%) HSRP
4 2 (15.38%) IPsec
4 2 (15.38%) IPv4
4 2 (15.38%) IPv6
4 2 (15.38%) OSPF
4 2 (15.38%) SMTP
4 2 (15.38%) SNMP
4 2 (15.38%) VLAN
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Network Engineer
2 9 (69.23%) Administrator
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco Administrator
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco Engineer
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco Network Administrator
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 9 (69.23%) Network Administrator
2 9 (69.23%) Voice Engineer
2 9 (69.23%) Voice Network Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) VoIP Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Data Administrator
4 3 (23.08%) Data Network Administrator
4 3 (23.08%) Data Network Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) IP Network Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
2 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
2 1 (7.69%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 1 (7.69%) CRM
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
2 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) CCNP
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (69.23%) CCVP
3 2 (15.38%) CCNA
4 1 (7.69%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco CUCM
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) CheckPoint
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) Avaya
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft