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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 58 71 91
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +20
Permanent jobs citing VPN 17 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.72% 1.32% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.24% 6.99% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 4
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +40.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £36,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,150 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
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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
84 143 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 13.42% 18.84% 8.80%
Number of salaries quoted 78 119 74
Median salary £47,500 £49,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.04% +32.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £55,000 £65,000
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 6 May 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Oxford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 26 (70.27%) Firewall
2 19 (51.35%) SAN
2 19 (51.35%) iSCSI
2 19 (51.35%) Hyper-V
3 17 (45.95%) Windows
3 17 (45.95%) Active Directory
4 16 (43.24%) MS Office
5 15 (40.54%) Load Balancing
6 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
6 14 (37.84%) WAN
7 13 (35.14%) Cisco
7 13 (35.14%) Dell
7 13 (35.14%) Cisco IOS
8 12 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (32.43%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (32.43%) Windows 7
8 12 (32.43%) Data Centre
8 12 (32.43%) VMware
9 11 (29.73%) Linux
10 10 (27.03%) SSL
10 10 (27.03%) IPsec
10 10 (27.03%) WAN Optimisation
10 10 (27.03%) SELinux
10 10 (27.03%) Bash Shell
10 10 (27.03%) FCoE
10 10 (27.03%) Fibre Channel
10 10 (27.03%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (27.03%) Performance Analysis
10 10 (27.03%) Windows Server
11 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2013

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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 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2013
1 9 (24.32%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.81%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.81%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 16 (43.24%) MS Office
2 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 26 (70.27%) Firewall
2 19 (51.35%) iSCSI
2 19 (51.35%) SAN
3 14 (37.84%) WAN
4 13 (35.14%) Cisco IOS
5 12 (32.43%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (27.03%) FCoE
6 10 (27.03%) Fibre Channel
6 10 (27.03%) IPsec
6 10 (27.03%) SSL
7 9 (24.32%) Internet
8 7 (18.92%) Wireless
9 4 (10.81%) LAN
10 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
10 3 (8.11%) VoIP
11 2 (5.41%) ADSL
11 2 (5.41%) DHCP
11 2 (5.41%) DNS
11 2 (5.41%) MPLS
11 2 (5.41%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
1 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.70%) RSpec
General
1 1 (2.70%) Finance
1 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Consultant
2 10 (27.03%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 10 (27.03%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
2 10 (27.03%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
2 10 (27.03%) Network Security Consultant
2 10 (27.03%) Security Consultant
3 9 (24.32%) Administrator
3 9 (24.32%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (24.32%) Windows Administrator
3 9 (24.32%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 5 (13.51%) Network Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Support Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) IT Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) IT Support
6 3 (8.11%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Network Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Network Consultant
8 1 (2.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
1 1 (2.70%) CSS
1 1 (2.70%) HTML
1 1 (2.70%) jQuery
1 1 (2.70%) React
1 1 (2.70%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Data Centre
2 9 (24.32%) Clustering
2 9 (24.32%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (45.95%) Windows
2 12 (32.43%) Windows 7
3 11 (29.73%) Linux
4 10 (27.03%) Windows Server
5 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (16.22%) Windows 8
6 6 (16.22%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.70%) CatOS
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Load Balancing
2 10 (27.03%) Performance Analysis
2 10 (27.03%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (27.03%) WAN Optimisation
3 6 (16.22%) ITIL
4 5 (13.51%) Project Management
5 4 (10.81%) Service Management
6 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Office Automation
6 2 (5.41%) Office Automation
6 2 (5.41%) Presales
7 1 (2.70%) B2C
7 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.70%) ERP
7 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.70%) OO
7 1 (2.70%) OOP
7 1 (2.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.70%) Ruby
2 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) CCNP
1 4 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (10.81%) Dell Certification
2 2 (5.41%) HP ASE
2 2 (5.41%) HP MASE
3 1 (2.70%) CCIE
3 1 (2.70%) CCNA
3 1 (2.70%) Degree
3 1 (2.70%) MCITP
3 1 (2.70%) MCP
3 1 (2.70%) MCSA
3 1 (2.70%) MCSE
3 1 (2.70%) MCTS
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) COBIT
System Software
1 19 (51.35%) Hyper-V
2 17 (45.95%) Active Directory
3 12 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (27.03%) SELinux
2 9 (24.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
2 13 (35.14%) Cisco
2 13 (35.14%) Dell
3 12 (32.43%) VMware
4 9 (24.32%) Avaya
4 9 (24.32%) Fortinet
4 9 (24.32%) Sophos
5 4 (10.81%) Remedy
6 2 (5.41%) HP
6 2 (5.41%) IronPort
6 2 (5.41%) Meraki
6 2 (5.41%) ProCurve
6 2 (5.41%) Tripwire
7 1 (2.70%) Citrix