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

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 83 90 78
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Permanent jobs citing VPN 3 26 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.34% 1.79% 1.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.78% 12.50% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 21 12
Median salary £24,000 £45,000 £50,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-46.66% -11.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +13.43%
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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
108 208 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 12.08% 14.34% 15.97%
Number of salaries quoted 78 166 158
Median salary £41,250 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £60,520
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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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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Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 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 (54.55%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Python
2 5 (45.45%) Nagios
2 5 (45.45%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) Web Development
2 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
2 5 (45.45%) Puppet
2 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (45.45%) SDLC
2 5 (45.45%) Opsview
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) LAN
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 2 (18.18%) WAN
5 2 (18.18%) DHCP
5 2 (18.18%) MS Office
5 2 (18.18%) DNS
5 2 (18.18%) SLA
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 1 (9.09%) IPv4
6 1 (9.09%) IPv6
6 1 (9.09%) CCNA
6 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) PHP
6 1 (9.09%) MySQL

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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 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
2 4 (36.36%) LAN
3 2 (18.18%) DHCP
3 2 (18.18%) DNS
3 2 (18.18%) WAN
4 1 (9.09%) IPv4
4 1 (9.09%) IPv6
4 1 (9.09%) RTP
4 1 (9.09%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) VoIP
4 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Administrator
1 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Support
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Deskside Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Deskside Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) Junior
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Network Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior IP Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) LAMP
1 1 (9.09%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Replication
1 1 (9.09%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
5 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) SDLC
1 5 (45.45%) Web Development
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) Change Control
2 1 (9.09%) Coaching
2 1 (9.09%) HOOD
2 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (9.09%) Presales
2 1 (9.09%) Security Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
2 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
1 5 (45.45%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) PHP
2 1 (9.09%) Ruby
2 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCNA
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Nagios
1 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (45.45%) Opsview
1 5 (45.45%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Computacenter
2 1 (9.09%) Wyse