The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 45 29 50
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +21
Permanent jobs citing VPN 4 34 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 1.15% 7.16% 3.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.71% 29.57% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 11
Average salary £51,250 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+86.36% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £24,500 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £27,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,947 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.26% -1.47%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newbury region.

Communications & Networking Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
85 115 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 24.36% 24.21% 29.29%
Number of salaries quoted 51 57 115
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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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

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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

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Salary Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

VPN Salary Histogram in Newbury

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 (86.96%) Microsoft
2 13 (56.52%) MS Office
3 12 (52.17%) Windows
3 12 (52.17%) Microsoft Office Automation
3 12 (52.17%) Office Automation
4 11 (47.83%) DNS
5 10 (43.48%) MS Exchange
6 9 (39.13%) Windows XP
6 9 (39.13%) Windows 7
7 8 (34.78%) Windows 8
8 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
8 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
9 5 (21.74%) SSH
9 5 (21.74%) Synopsys
9 5 (21.74%) Office 365
9 5 (21.74%) PuTTY
9 5 (21.74%) HP
9 5 (21.74%) Apple
9 5 (21.74%) Sage
9 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (21.74%) Sophos
9 5 (21.74%) Broadband
9 5 (21.74%) MCSE
9 5 (21.74%) Migration
9 5 (21.74%) Firewall
9 5 (21.74%) Back Office
9 5 (21.74%) CCSA
10 4 (17.39%) DHCP
11 3 (13.04%) SAN
11 3 (13.04%) Cisco

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Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 10 (43.48%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.70%) Lync
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (56.52%) MS Office
2 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (47.83%) DNS
2 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
3 5 (21.74%) PuTTY
3 5 (21.74%) Firewall
3 5 (21.74%) SSH
3 5 (21.74%) Broadband
4 4 (17.39%) DHCP
5 3 (13.04%) SAN
6 2 (8.70%) LAN
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (4.35%) NAS
7 1 (4.35%) Unified Communications
7 1 (4.35%) WebEx
7 1 (4.35%) VoIP
7 1 (4.35%) WAN
7 1 (4.35%) OSPF
7 1 (4.35%) EIGRP
General
1 5 (21.74%) Back Office
2 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) Service Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Support Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Server Support
4 4 (17.39%) Support Technician
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Support Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Server Support Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Help Desk Technician
4 4 (17.39%) Server Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Server Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Help Desk Support
4 4 (17.39%) Help Desk Support Technician
5 1 (4.35%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Architect
5 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) XMPP
2 1 (4.35%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Clustering
1 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Windows XP
2 9 (39.13%) Windows 7
3 8 (34.78%) Windows 8
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft Office Automation
1 12 (52.17%) Office Automation
2 5 (21.74%) Migration
3 1 (4.35%) Performance Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Stress Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Integration Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL
3 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) MCSE
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (21.74%) CCSA
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.35%) RHCE
2 1 (4.35%) CCNA
2 1 (4.35%) CISSP
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) vSphere
3 1 (4.35%) vCloud
3 1 (4.35%) BitLocker
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.35%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (86.96%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) HP
2 5 (21.74%) Sophos
2 5 (21.74%) Apple
2 5 (21.74%) Sage
2 5 (21.74%) Synopsys
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco
3 3 (13.04%) VMware
4 2 (8.70%) Mitel
4 2 (8.70%) EMC
4 2 (8.70%) Citrix
4 2 (8.70%) Panasonic
5 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (4.35%) ServiceNow
5 1 (4.35%) Meraki
5 1 (4.35%) Meru Networks
5 1 (4.35%) Juniper
5 1 (4.35%) Barracuda Networks