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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 56 86 80
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -6
Permanent jobs citing VPN 31 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.72% 1.01% 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.09% 6.63% 8.27%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 7
Median salary £43,750 £28,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+52.17% -28.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £16,000 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £41,600 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 Milton Keynes region.

Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
147 166 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 17.63% 15.24% 12.65%
Number of salaries quoted 132 155 104
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,356 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in 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

VPN
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 20 January 2017.

VPN Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for VPN.

1 29 (61.70%) LAN
2 27 (57.45%) Cisco
3 24 (51.06%) WAN
4 22 (46.81%) CCNP
4 22 (46.81%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (44.68%) ITIL
6 20 (42.55%) Firewall
7 18 (38.30%) Wireless
7 18 (38.30%) DNS
7 18 (38.30%) DHCP
7 18 (38.30%) VoIP
8 17 (36.17%) TCP/IP
9 16 (34.04%) CCIE
10 15 (31.91%) Cisco Nexus
11 13 (27.66%) Network Management
11 13 (27.66%) SolarWinds
11 13 (27.66%) VLAN
11 13 (27.66%) Problem Management
11 13 (27.66%) IPv4
11 13 (27.66%) FTP
12 12 (25.53%) Linux
12 12 (25.53%) Python
12 12 (25.53%) Nagios
12 12 (25.53%) Web Development
12 12 (25.53%) Ruby
12 12 (25.53%) Bash Shell
12 12 (25.53%) Puppet
12 12 (25.53%) Opscode Chef
12 12 (25.53%) Opsview
12 12 (25.53%) SDLC

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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 2 (4.26%) IIS
2 1 (2.13%) SAS
2 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon S3
1 2 (4.26%) CloudFront
1 2 (4.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (61.70%) LAN
2 24 (51.06%) WAN
3 20 (42.55%) Firewall
4 18 (38.30%) DHCP
4 18 (38.30%) DNS
4 18 (38.30%) VoIP
4 18 (38.30%) Wireless
5 17 (36.17%) TCP/IP
6 15 (31.91%) Cisco Nexus
7 13 (27.66%) FTP
7 13 (27.66%) IPv4
7 13 (27.66%) VLAN
8 8 (17.02%) Network Security
9 7 (14.89%) IPsec
10 6 (12.77%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (10.64%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (10.64%) Cisco PIX
11 5 (10.64%) MPLS
11 5 (10.64%) SAN
11 5 (10.64%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2000
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (2.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) Administrator
2 11 (23.40%) Analyst
2 11 (23.40%) Network Analyst
3 10 (21.28%) Cloud Administrator
3 10 (21.28%) Linux Administrator
3 10 (21.28%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 10 (21.28%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (17.02%) DevOps Administrator
4 8 (17.02%) Linux DevOps Administrator
4 8 (17.02%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 8 (17.02%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (17.02%) Senior Network Analyst
4 8 (17.02%) Technical Leader
5 7 (14.89%) Cisco Analyst
5 7 (14.89%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) IT Manager
7 4 (8.51%) Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Senior Cisco Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) CSS
1 4 (8.51%) HTML
1 4 (8.51%) J2EE
1 4 (8.51%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.53%) Linux
2 8 (17.02%) Windows
3 5 (10.64%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (44.68%) ITIL
2 13 (27.66%) Network Management
2 13 (27.66%) Problem Management
3 12 (25.53%) SDLC
3 12 (25.53%) Web Development
4 10 (21.28%) DevOps
4 10 (21.28%) ITIL V3
5 3 (6.38%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (6.38%) Network Design
5 3 (6.38%) Time Management
6 1 (2.13%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 1 (2.13%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 1 (2.13%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.53%) Bash Shell
1 12 (25.53%) Python
1 12 (25.53%) Ruby
2 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
2 4 (8.51%) SQL
2 4 (8.51%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (46.81%) CCNP
1 22 (46.81%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (34.04%) CCIE
3 5 (10.64%) MCSE
3 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.26%) Degree
5 1 (2.13%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) SLA
2 2 (4.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (17.02%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.64%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.38%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 12 (25.53%) Nagios
1 12 (25.53%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (25.53%) Opsview
1 12 (25.53%) Puppet
2 5 (10.64%) FortiGate
3 3 (6.38%) SCCM
3 3 (6.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (57.45%) Cisco
2 13 (27.66%) SolarWinds
3 7 (14.89%) CheckPoint
4 5 (10.64%) Aruba
4 5 (10.64%) F5
5 3 (6.38%) Blue Coat
5 3 (6.38%) Juniper
6 2 (4.26%) Mitel
6 2 (4.26%) Riverbed
6 2 (4.26%) VMware
7 1 (2.13%) Gemalto
7 1 (2.13%) Remedy
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + flexi- working,26 hols, pen
Posted: 21 hours ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago