The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 56 75 79
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +4
Permanent jobs citing VPN 13 24 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.97% 2.71% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.82% 21.62% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 3
Median salary £40,000 £42,233 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.28% -23.21%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
110 111 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 16.69% 12.53% 9.54%
Number of salaries quoted 104 95 69
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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Salary Trend in Oxford

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

VPN Salary Trend in Oxford

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Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Oxford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 Oxford region with a requirement for VPN.

1 16 (94.12%) Firewall
2 13 (76.47%) Cisco
2 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
3 11 (64.71%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (64.71%) F5
4 9 (52.94%) Forefront TMG
5 8 (47.06%) SolarWinds
5 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
5 8 (47.06%) Windows
6 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (35.29%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (35.29%) Wireless
7 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
7 6 (35.29%) Forcepoint
7 6 (35.29%) Cisco Wireless
7 6 (35.29%) Cisco ISE
7 6 (35.29%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (35.29%) WAAS
7 6 (35.29%) Skype for Business
8 5 (29.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 5 (29.41%) OSPF
8 5 (29.41%) BGP
9 4 (23.53%) ISA Server
9 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
9 4 (23.53%) Cisco CUCM
10 3 (17.65%) VMware
10 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
10 3 (17.65%) DNS
10 3 (17.65%) SLA

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Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 6 (35.29%) Skype for Business
2 2 (11.76%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (94.12%) Firewall
2 11 (64.71%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (35.29%) Cisco IOS
3 6 (35.29%) Cisco ISE
3 6 (35.29%) Cisco Wireless
3 6 (35.29%) WAAS
3 6 (35.29%) Wireless
4 5 (29.41%) BGP
4 5 (29.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (29.41%) OSPF
5 3 (17.65%) DHCP
5 3 (17.65%) DNS
5 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
6 2 (11.76%) ADSL
6 2 (11.76%) FTP
6 2 (11.76%) GPRS
6 2 (11.76%) GSM
6 2 (11.76%) ISDN
6 2 (11.76%) PBX
6 2 (11.76%) WAN
General
1 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Billing
3 1 (5.88%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Analyst
1 11 (64.71%) Network Analyst
2 8 (47.06%) Cisco Analyst
2 8 (47.06%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Network Security Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Network Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Security Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Server Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
1 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (11.76%) Change Management
2 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
2 2 (11.76%) Information Security
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (5.88%) Change Control
3 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) A+ Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) MCITP
2 1 (5.88%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
2 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Forefront TMG
2 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
3 4 (23.53%) ISA Server
4 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Cisco
1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 11 (64.71%) F5
3 8 (47.06%) SolarWinds
4 6 (35.29%) Forcepoint
5 3 (17.65%) VMware
6 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
6 2 (11.76%) Nortel
7 1 (5.88%) Mitel
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