The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 86 87 89
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing VPN 1 27 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.11% 1.93% 0.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.88% 13.30% 6.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 22 12
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -4.25%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
VPN
Buckinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
113 203 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 12.16% 14.54% 14.97%
Number of salaries quoted 81 159 157
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

VPN Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 4 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for VPN.

1 6 (50.00%) Linux
1 6 (50.00%) LAN
2 5 (41.67%) Firewall
2 5 (41.67%) Nagios
2 5 (41.67%) Python
2 5 (41.67%) SLA
2 5 (41.67%) Web Development
2 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
2 5 (41.67%) Puppet
2 5 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (41.67%) Opsview
2 5 (41.67%) SDLC
3 4 (33.33%) Change Control
3 4 (33.33%) Telematics
3 4 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) WAN
5 2 (16.67%) DHCP
5 2 (16.67%) DNS
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 1 (8.33%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (8.33%) Presales
6 1 (8.33%) Coaching
6 1 (8.33%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (8.33%) RTP
6 1 (8.33%) HOOD
6 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (8.33%) VoIP

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Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) LAN
2 5 (41.67%) Firewall
3 4 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (16.67%) DHCP
4 2 (16.67%) DNS
4 2 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (8.33%) IPv4
5 1 (8.33%) IPv6
5 1 (8.33%) RTP
5 1 (8.33%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (8.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Junior
2 4 (33.33%) Junior Network Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Network Administrator
3 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Linux Support
4 2 (16.67%) Linux Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) IP Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Senior IP Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior VoIP Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) LAMP
1 1 (8.33%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Telematics
2 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) SDLC
1 5 (41.67%) Web Development
2 4 (33.33%) Change Control
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Coaching
3 1 (8.33%) HOOD
3 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (8.33%) Presales
3 1 (8.33%) Security Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
1 5 (41.67%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby
2 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CCNA
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Docker
1 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Nagios
1 5 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (41.67%) Opsview
1 5 (41.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Computacenter
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft