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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 26 49 60
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +11
Permanent jobs citing VPN 34 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 7.11% 2.74% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.31% 9.70% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 1
Average salary £27,500 £28,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.50% -32.94%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Communications & Networking Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
116 134 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 24.27% 28.21% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 58 110 117
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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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 29 July 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 32 (72.73%) TCP/IP
2 30 (68.18%) Firewall
3 28 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 28 (63.64%) MS Office
4 24 (54.55%) DHCP
4 24 (54.55%) DNS
5 19 (43.18%) Windows
6 16 (36.36%) WAN
7 11 (25.00%) ITIL
7 11 (25.00%) Relational Database
8 10 (22.73%) MS Exchange
8 10 (22.73%) LAN
9 9 (20.45%) Penetration Testing
9 9 (20.45%) Enterprise Architecture
9 9 (20.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 9 (20.45%) COBIT
9 9 (20.45%) Network Security
9 9 (20.45%) PCI QSA
9 9 (20.45%) CISA
9 9 (20.45%) CISM
9 9 (20.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 9 (20.45%) CISSP
9 9 (20.45%) PRINCE2
9 9 (20.45%) Linux
9 9 (20.45%) Vulnerability Management
10 8 (18.18%) Active Directory
10 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2003

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Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 10 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 8 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 28 (63.64%) MS Office
2 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 32 (72.73%) TCP/IP
2 30 (68.18%) Firewall
3 24 (54.55%) DNS
3 24 (54.55%) DHCP
4 16 (36.36%) WAN
5 10 (22.73%) LAN
6 9 (20.45%) Network Security
7 6 (13.64%) SAN
7 6 (13.64%) SNMP
8 1 (2.27%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.55%) RDBMS
General
1 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (34.09%) Support Technician
2 11 (25.00%) Analyst
2 11 (25.00%) IT Support
3 10 (22.73%) Help Desk Support Technician
3 10 (22.73%) Help Desk Technician
3 10 (22.73%) Consultant
3 10 (22.73%) Support Analyst
3 10 (22.73%) Help Desk Support
4 9 (20.45%) IT Support Analyst
4 9 (20.45%) IT Security Consultant
4 9 (20.45%) Security Consultant
4 9 (20.45%) IT Consultant
5 5 (11.36%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (11.36%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.55%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.27%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (43.18%) Windows
2 9 (20.45%) Linux
3 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 4 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) ITIL
2 9 (20.45%) PRINCE2
2 9 (20.45%) Penetration Testing
2 9 (20.45%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (20.45%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.27%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) CISSP
1 9 (20.45%) CISA
1 9 (20.45%) CISM
1 9 (20.45%) PCI QSA
2 2 (4.55%) MCTS
2 2 (4.55%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.55%) MCP
2 2 (4.55%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 9 (20.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (20.45%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.64%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.64%) Citrix
2 6 (13.64%) VMware
2 6 (13.64%) Cisco
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle
3 2 (4.55%) ServiceNow