The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 88 101 104
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +3
Permanent jobs citing VPN 21 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.37% 0.91% 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.17% 6.17% 5.84%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 14
Average salary £41,250 £41,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.60% +21.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £27,250 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £60,000 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
VPN
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
229 227 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.90% 14.78% 15.01%
Number of salaries quoted 190 188 221
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

VPN
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

VPN Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

VPN
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

VPN Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

VPN
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -2 11 £50,750 -1.45% 2
Faringdon - 4 £37,500 - 2
Bicester - 2 £50,000 -
Eynsham - 2 £29,000 -
Banbury -14 1 £27,500 -54.16%
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (68.57%) Firewall
2 22 (62.86%) WAN
3 21 (60.00%) DNS
3 21 (60.00%) Cisco
4 18 (51.43%) VMware
5 17 (48.57%) Linux
6 15 (42.86%) Windows
7 13 (37.14%) LAN
7 13 (37.14%) OSPF
7 13 (37.14%) BGP
7 13 (37.14%) Cisco IOS
7 13 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (37.14%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (34.29%) Ruby
8 12 (34.29%) SAN
8 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
8 12 (34.29%) Python
8 12 (34.29%) IPsec
9 11 (31.43%) TCP/IP
10 10 (28.57%) C
10 10 (28.57%) Perl
10 10 (28.57%) Cisco PIX
10 10 (28.57%) iSCSI
10 10 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
10 10 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (28.57%) Data Centre
11 9 (25.71%) SELinux
11 9 (25.71%) Performance Analysis
11 9 (25.71%) FCoE
11 9 (25.71%) Bash Shell

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (5.71%) Apache
4 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.86%) WordPress
5 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Office
2 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.57%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.86%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (2.86%) GNU Octave
3 1 (2.86%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) SaaS
2 2 (5.71%) Heroku
2 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (68.57%) Firewall
2 22 (62.86%) WAN
3 21 (60.00%) DNS
4 13 (37.14%) OSPF
4 13 (37.14%) BGP
4 13 (37.14%) LAN
4 13 (37.14%) Cisco IOS
4 13 (37.14%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (34.29%) IPsec
5 12 (34.29%) SAN
6 11 (31.43%) TCP/IP
7 10 (28.57%) iSCSI
7 10 (28.57%) Cisco PIX
7 10 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
8 9 (25.71%) FCoE
8 9 (25.71%) DHCP
9 7 (20.00%) VLAN
10 6 (17.14%) SSL
11 5 (14.29%) Network Security
12 4 (11.43%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) MySQL
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) JIRA
1 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.86%) Mercurial
2 1 (2.86%) RSpec
2 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.86%) GCC
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Billing
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Back Office
3 1 (2.86%) Electronics
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Consultant
1 9 (25.71%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 8 (22.86%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (22.86%) Administrator
3 6 (17.14%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
3 6 (17.14%) Senior Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) Support Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Network Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Systems Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Network Administrator
6 2 (5.71%) IT Support
7 1 (2.86%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Field Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Server Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
2 2 (5.71%) HTML
2 2 (5.71%) CSS
2 2 (5.71%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (5.71%) jQuery
3 1 (2.86%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.71%) E-Learning
4 1 (2.86%) Wiki
4 1 (2.86%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.86%) CUDA
4 1 (2.86%) Grid Computing
4 1 (2.86%) Clustering
4 1 (2.86%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.86%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 17 (48.57%) Linux
2 15 (42.86%) Windows
3 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (11.43%) Ubuntu
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
5 3 (8.57%) CentOS
6 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.71%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.86%) Debian
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (25.71%) Performance Analysis
3 8 (22.86%) ITIL
4 7 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 6 (17.14%) Change Management
6 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
6 4 (11.43%) Document Management
6 4 (11.43%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (8.57%) Capacity Management
7 3 (8.57%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (8.57%) Service Continuity Management
7 3 (8.57%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (8.57%) Technical Analysis
7 3 (8.57%) DevOps
7 3 (8.57%) Project Management
7 3 (8.57%) Identity Management
7 3 (8.57%) Security Management
8 2 (5.71%) Service Management
8 2 (5.71%) People Management
8 2 (5.71%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (34.29%) Python
1 12 (34.29%) Ruby
2 10 (28.57%) C
2 10 (28.57%) Perl
3 9 (25.71%) Bash Shell
4 7 (20.00%) Tcl
5 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
5 3 (8.57%) PHP
6 2 (5.71%) SQL
6 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.86%) R
7 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.86%) Java
7 1 (2.86%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (14.29%) CCNA
4 4 (11.43%) CCNP
5 3 (8.57%) MCSE
5 3 (8.57%) MCSA
5 3 (8.57%) Degree
6 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.86%) CCIE
6 1 (2.86%) CCIP
6 1 (2.86%) A+ Certification
6 1 (2.86%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
3 4 (11.43%) Terminal Services
3 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
3 4 (11.43%) KVM
4 3 (8.57%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.86%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (25.71%) SELinux
2 3 (8.57%) Rundeck
2 3 (8.57%) Backup Exec
2 3 (8.57%) WSUS
2 3 (8.57%) ZABBIX
2 3 (8.57%) Puppet
3 2 (5.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.86%) DameWare
4 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.86%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 21 (60.00%) Cisco
2 18 (51.43%) VMware
3 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (11.43%) HP
4 4 (11.43%) Citrix
5 3 (8.57%) CommVault
6 2 (5.71%) Apple
6 2 (5.71%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.86%) Symantec
7 1 (2.86%) Wyse
7 1 (2.86%) Altiris
7 1 (2.86%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.86%) Draytek
7 1 (2.86%) Trend Micro
7 1 (2.86%) Juniper
7 1 (2.86%) Dell
7 1 (2.86%) Intel
7 1 (2.86%) Adobe
7 1 (2.86%) Sun
7 1 (2.86%) NetApp
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