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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 40 26 52
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +26
Permanent jobs citing VPN 7 22 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 2.20% 5.41% 1.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.61% 20.37% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 4
Average salary £65,000 £27,500 £26,925
Average salary % change year-on-year
+136.36% +2.13%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
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Berkshire

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
92 108 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 28.93% 26.54% 23.85%
Number of salaries quoted 53 70 85
Average salary £45,000 £42,250 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.50% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 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 24 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 17 (65.38%) MS Office
3 16 (61.54%) Microsoft Office Automation
3 16 (61.54%) Office Automation
4 14 (53.85%) Windows
5 12 (46.15%) Windows XP
5 12 (46.15%) Windows 7
6 11 (42.31%) Windows 8
6 11 (42.31%) DNS
7 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
8 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
8 6 (23.08%) Firewall
8 6 (23.08%) PowerShell
9 5 (19.23%) Synopsys
9 5 (19.23%) Office 365
9 5 (19.23%) PuTTY
9 5 (19.23%) Back Office
9 5 (19.23%) Migration
9 5 (19.23%) CCSA
9 5 (19.23%) SSH
9 5 (19.23%) DHCP
9 5 (19.23%) Broadband
9 5 (19.23%) MCSE
9 5 (19.23%) Sophos
9 5 (19.23%) Apple
9 5 (19.23%) Sage
9 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (19.23%) HP
10 3 (11.54%) SAN
10 3 (11.54%) Cisco

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Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) Lync
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (65.38%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) DNS
2 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 6 (23.08%) Firewall
3 5 (19.23%) SSH
3 5 (19.23%) DHCP
3 5 (19.23%) Broadband
3 5 (19.23%) PuTTY
4 3 (11.54%) SAN
5 2 (7.69%) LAN
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.85%) NAS
6 1 (3.85%) Unified Communications
6 1 (3.85%) VoIP
6 1 (3.85%) WebEx
General
1 5 (19.23%) Back Office
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Analyst
2 11 (42.31%) Service Analyst
2 11 (42.31%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Support Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Support Technician
4 5 (19.23%) Help Desk Technician
4 5 (19.23%) Help Desk Support Technician
4 5 (19.23%) Help Desk Support
5 4 (15.38%) Server Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Server Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Support Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Server Support Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Server Support
6 1 (3.85%) Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) XMPP
2 1 (3.85%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Windows
2 12 (46.15%) Windows XP
2 12 (46.15%) Windows 7
3 11 (42.31%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Microsoft Office Automation
1 16 (61.54%) Office Automation
2 5 (19.23%) Migration
3 1 (3.85%) Performance Testing
3 1 (3.85%) Stress Testing
3 1 (3.85%) Integration Testing
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL
3 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) MCSE
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (19.23%) CCSA
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.85%) RHCE
2 1 (3.85%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.85%) vSphere
2 1 (3.85%) vCloud
2 1 (3.85%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) HP
2 5 (19.23%) Sophos
2 5 (19.23%) Apple
2 5 (19.23%) Sage
2 5 (19.23%) Synopsys
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco
4 2 (7.69%) VMware
4 2 (7.69%) Mitel
4 2 (7.69%) Panasonic
4 2 (7.69%) EMC
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix
5 1 (3.85%) Juniper
5 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com