The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 87 104 123
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +19
Permanent jobs citing VPN 34 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.21% 0.98% 0.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.35% 5.32% 7.42%
Number of salaries quoted 33 14 16
Median salary £46,250 £40,500 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.19% +27.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,300 £43,550
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
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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
237 282 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 15.44% 18.35% 12.73%
Number of salaries quoted 205 225 198
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £62,500
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 Oxfordshire

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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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

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Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

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Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +17 18 £42,500 -1.16%
Abingdon - 3 £40,000 -
Witney +1 2 £25,000 -30.55%
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £24,000 -
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South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 50 (73.53%) Firewall
2 34 (50.00%) Windows
2 34 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 30 (44.12%) Hyper-V
4 29 (42.65%) MS Office
5 28 (41.18%) SAN
5 28 (41.18%) iSCSI
6 27 (39.71%) WAN
7 25 (36.76%) Cisco
7 25 (36.76%) Microsoft
8 23 (33.82%) SSL
8 23 (33.82%) Internet
8 23 (33.82%) Dell
8 23 (33.82%) Windows 7
9 21 (30.88%) Windows Server
10 18 (26.47%) Clustering
10 18 (26.47%) Fortinet
10 18 (26.47%) WSUS
10 18 (26.47%) Sophos
10 18 (26.47%) Avaya
10 18 (26.47%) SQL Server
10 18 (26.47%) SharePoint
10 18 (26.47%) Cisco ASA
10 18 (26.47%) EqualLogic
10 18 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 18 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2013
11 17 (25.00%) LAN
12 15 (22.06%) Linux
12 15 (22.06%) Load Balancing
12 15 (22.06%) Network Security

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Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 18 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2013
1 18 (26.47%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.35%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.35%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 29 (42.65%) MS Office
2 5 (7.35%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.94%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.41%) Heroku
1 3 (4.41%) Office 365
2 2 (2.94%) SaaS
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 50 (73.53%) Firewall
2 28 (41.18%) iSCSI
2 28 (41.18%) SAN
3 27 (39.71%) WAN
4 23 (33.82%) Internet
4 23 (33.82%) SSL
5 18 (26.47%) Cisco ASA
6 17 (25.00%) LAN
7 15 (22.06%) Network Security
8 13 (19.12%) Cisco IOS
9 12 (17.65%) MPLS
10 10 (14.71%) BGP
10 10 (14.71%) DMZ
10 10 (14.71%) FCoE
10 10 (14.71%) Fibre Channel
10 10 (14.71%) IPsec
10 10 (14.71%) OSPF
10 10 (14.71%) TCP/IP
10 10 (14.71%) Wireless
11 7 (10.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Cucumber
1 3 (4.41%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.41%) RSpec
2 2 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 3 (4.41%) Finance
1 3 (4.41%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (2.94%) Billing
2 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.47%) Marketing
3 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (29.41%) Administrator
1 20 (29.41%) Systems Administrator
2 17 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 12 (17.65%) Consultant
4 11 (16.18%) Windows Administrator
4 11 (16.18%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 10 (14.71%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 10 (14.71%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
5 10 (14.71%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
5 10 (14.71%) Network Security Consultant
5 10 (14.71%) Network Security Engineer
5 10 (14.71%) Security Consultant
5 10 (14.71%) Security Engineer
6 7 (10.29%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 7 (10.29%) Support Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) Cisco Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 5 (7.35%) Analyst
8 5 (7.35%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.41%) AngularJS
1 3 (4.41%) CSS
1 3 (4.41%) HTML
1 3 (4.41%) jQuery
1 3 (4.41%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (2.94%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (2.94%) React
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.47%) Clustering
1 18 (26.47%) EqualLogic
2 14 (20.59%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 34 (50.00%) Windows
2 23 (33.82%) Windows 7
3 21 (30.88%) Windows Server
4 18 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (22.06%) Linux
6 7 (10.29%) Windows 8
6 7 (10.29%) Windows XP
7 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.94%) CentOS
8 2 (2.94%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.47%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.06%) Load Balancing
2 12 (17.65%) Mentoring
3 10 (14.71%) Performance Analysis
3 10 (14.71%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (14.71%) WAN Optimisation
4 9 (13.24%) ITIL
5 7 (10.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (10.29%) Project Management
6 6 (8.82%) Line Management
7 5 (7.35%) Service Management
8 3 (4.41%) OO
8 3 (4.41%) OOP
8 3 (4.41%) Web Development
9 2 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (2.94%) Configuration Management
9 2 (2.94%) Document Management
9 2 (2.94%) ERP
9 2 (2.94%) Network Design
9 2 (2.94%) Pair Programming
9 2 (2.94%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.71%) Bash Shell
2 3 (4.41%) JavaScript
2 3 (4.41%) Ruby
3 2 (2.94%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.94%) SQL
4 1 (1.47%) PHP
4 1 (1.47%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (8.82%) CCNP
1 6 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (7.35%) Dell Certification
3 3 (4.41%) CCIE
3 3 (4.41%) CCNA
3 3 (4.41%) Degree
4 2 (2.94%) HP ASE
4 2 (2.94%) HP MASE
4 2 (2.94%) MCITP
4 2 (2.94%) MCP
4 2 (2.94%) MCSA
4 2 (2.94%) MCSE
4 2 (2.94%) MCTS
4 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) COBIT
System Software
1 34 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 30 (44.12%) Hyper-V
3 13 (19.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.94%) KVM
Systems Management
1 18 (26.47%) WSUS
2 10 (14.71%) SELinux
3 2 (2.94%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.94%) Puppet
3 2 (2.94%) Rundeck
3 2 (2.94%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 25 (36.76%) Cisco
1 25 (36.76%) Microsoft
2 23 (33.82%) Dell
3 18 (26.47%) Avaya
3 18 (26.47%) Fortinet
3 18 (26.47%) Sophos
4 14 (20.59%) VMware
5 10 (14.71%) CheckPoint
6 5 (7.35%) Remedy
7 3 (4.41%) Riverbed
8 2 (2.94%) Citrix
8 2 (2.94%) HP
8 2 (2.94%) IronPort
8 2 (2.94%) Meraki
8 2 (2.94%) ProCurve
8 2 (2.94%) Tripwire
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Negotiable on skills and experience
Posted: 2 days ago