The first table below looks at the demand for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Newbury region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 42 44 64
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +20
Permanent jobs citing VPN 12 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 2.64% 1.27% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.34% 5.97% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 1
Average salary £30,500 £45,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +66.36%
UK excluding London average salary £34,159 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.40% -
Communications & Networking Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
116 67 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 25.49% 21.20% 33.04%
Number of salaries quoted 86 59 139
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
VPN
Berkshire

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Newbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

VPN
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

VPN Salary Trend in Newbury

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VPN.

1 20 (74.07%) Windows
1 20 (74.07%) TCP/IP
2 19 (70.37%) Firewall
3 16 (59.26%) Cisco
3 16 (59.26%) MS Exchange
4 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
4 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (48.15%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (44.44%) MS Office
7 9 (33.33%) MCSA
7 9 (33.33%) WAN
7 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 9 (33.33%) Citrix
7 9 (33.33%) Degree
7 9 (33.33%) MCTS
8 8 (29.63%) VMware
8 8 (29.63%) Clustering
8 8 (29.63%) SNMP
8 8 (29.63%) SAN
8 8 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (29.63%) Hyper-V
8 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (25.93%) Network Security
10 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
10 6 (22.22%) DNS
10 6 (22.22%) DHCP
10 6 (22.22%) Windows XP
10 6 (22.22%) ITIL

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VPN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (59.26%) MS Exchange
2 13 (48.15%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (11.11%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (44.44%) MS Office
2 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (74.07%) TCP/IP
2 19 (70.37%) Firewall
3 9 (33.33%) WAN
4 8 (29.63%) SNMP
4 8 (29.63%) SAN
5 7 (25.93%) Network Security
6 6 (22.22%) DNS
6 6 (22.22%) DHCP
7 5 (18.52%) VoIP
8 1 (3.70%) LAN
8 1 (3.70%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) RDBMS
1 5 (18.52%) Relational Database
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) IT Support
1 6 (22.22%) Support Engineer
1 6 (22.22%) Help Desk Technician
2 5 (18.52%) IT Support Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Network Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Help Desk Support Technician
3 4 (14.81%) Help Desk Support
3 4 (14.81%) Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Support Technician
4 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 3 (11.11%) Network Team Leader
5 2 (7.41%) Lead Network Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Network Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (74.07%) Windows
2 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 6 (22.22%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) ITIL
2 3 (11.11%) BCP
2 3 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (11.11%) Data Architecture
3 1 (3.70%) ITSM
3 1 (3.70%) Project Management
3 1 (3.70%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) MCSA
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (33.33%) Degree
1 9 (33.33%) MCTS
2 6 (22.22%) MCP
3 5 (18.52%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (11.11%) MOS
4 3 (11.11%) MCSE
4 3 (11.11%) MCSD
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (7.41%) CCNA
6 1 (3.70%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (29.63%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.70%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Cisco
2 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
3 9 (33.33%) Citrix
4 8 (29.63%) VMware
5 5 (18.52%) Oracle