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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 55 99 110
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +11
Permanent jobs citing VPN 55 34 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.31% 2.00% 0.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.43% 15.38% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 52 26 11
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +46.55%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
283 221 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 22.18% 12.99% 14.25%
Number of salaries quoted 248 168 173
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +30.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VPN
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

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 20 January 2017.

VPN Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

VPN
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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +29 26 £40,000 +10.34% 1
Abingdon +7 8 £31,500 -28.40%
Banbury - 4 £37,500 - 1
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 51 (65.38%) Microsoft
2 47 (60.26%) Windows
3 46 (58.97%) Firewall
4 36 (46.15%) Cisco
5 33 (42.31%) Active Directory
6 27 (34.62%) SolarWinds
7 25 (32.05%) DNS
8 24 (30.77%) Skype for Business
8 24 (30.77%) Windows Server
9 23 (29.49%) TCP/IP
9 23 (29.49%) DHCP
10 22 (28.21%) OSPF
10 22 (28.21%) BGP
11 21 (26.92%) Wireless
11 21 (26.92%) Cisco Wireless
11 21 (26.92%) Cisco ASA
11 21 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
12 20 (25.64%) F5
13 19 (24.36%) Avaya
14 18 (23.08%) Windows 7
14 18 (23.08%) Degree
15 17 (21.79%) Computer Science
15 17 (21.79%) LAN
15 17 (21.79%) VoIP
15 17 (21.79%) WAN
16 16 (20.51%) Linux
17 15 (19.23%) MS Office
17 15 (19.23%) Juniper
17 15 (19.23%) MPLS
17 15 (19.23%) Data Centre

VPN
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 24 (30.77%) Skype for Business
2 5 (6.41%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (19.23%) MS Office
2 10 (12.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (8.97%) Office 365
4 3 (3.85%) Heroku
5 1 (1.28%) Linode
5 1 (1.28%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 46 (58.97%) Firewall
2 25 (32.05%) DNS
3 23 (29.49%) DHCP
3 23 (29.49%) TCP/IP
4 22 (28.21%) BGP
4 22 (28.21%) OSPF
5 21 (26.92%) Cisco ASA
5 21 (26.92%) Cisco Wireless
5 21 (26.92%) Wireless
6 17 (21.79%) LAN
6 17 (21.79%) VoIP
6 17 (21.79%) WAN
7 15 (19.23%) MPLS
8 13 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
8 13 (16.67%) Network Security
9 11 (14.10%) Cisco IOS
9 11 (14.10%) Cisco ISE
9 11 (14.10%) WAAS
10 10 (12.82%) EIGRP
10 10 (12.82%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (8.97%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.13%) Grunt
2 4 (5.13%) Jasmine
2 4 (5.13%) Karma Test Runner
2 4 (5.13%) webpack
3 3 (3.85%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.56%) RSpec
General
1 6 (7.69%) Games
1 6 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 26 (33.33%) Analyst
2 20 (25.64%) Network Analyst
3 17 (21.79%) Cisco Analyst
3 17 (21.79%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 12 (15.38%) Support Engineer
5 10 (12.82%) Engineering Manager
5 10 (12.82%) Network Engineering Manager
5 10 (12.82%) Network Manager
6 9 (11.54%) Desktop Support
7 8 (10.26%) 2nd Line Support
7 8 (10.26%) Support Technician
8 7 (8.97%) 1st Line Support
8 7 (8.97%) Developer
8 7 (8.97%) Server Analyst
8 7 (8.97%) Windows Server Analyst
9 6 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 6 (7.69%) Support Analyst
10 5 (6.41%) 3rd Line Support
10 5 (6.41%) Desktop Engineer
10 5 (6.41%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.82%) Web Services
2 5 (6.41%) CSS
2 5 (6.41%) HTML
2 5 (6.41%) jQuery
3 4 (5.13%) AngularJS
3 4 (5.13%) React
4 3 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.28%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.79%) Computer Science
2 15 (19.23%) Data Centre
3 9 (11.54%) Biotechnology
4 6 (7.69%) Animation
4 6 (7.69%) e-Learning
5 5 (6.41%) Client/Server
5 5 (6.41%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.28%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 47 (60.26%) Windows
2 24 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 21 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (23.08%) Windows 7
5 16 (20.51%) Linux
6 9 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (11.54%) Windows 10
6 9 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (10.26%) Windows XP
8 4 (5.13%) SUSE
8 4 (5.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.67%) High Availability
1 13 (16.67%) ITIL
2 12 (15.38%) Change Control
3 11 (14.10%) Network Monitoring
4 10 (12.82%) Service Management
5 8 (10.26%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (10.26%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (8.97%) Web Development
7 6 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (7.69%) Data Protection
7 6 (7.69%) Pair Programming
8 4 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (5.13%) Front End Development
8 4 (5.13%) Open Source
9 3 (3.85%) Network Management
9 3 (3.85%) OOP
9 3 (3.85%) Project Management
9 3 (3.85%) Virtual Environments
10 2 (2.56%) Configuration Management
10 2 (2.56%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.41%) JavaScript
2 3 (3.85%) Ruby
3 2 (2.56%) SQL
4 1 (1.28%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (23.08%) Degree
2 14 (17.95%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (12.82%) CCIE
3 10 (12.82%) CCNP
4 9 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (10.26%) A+ Certification
5 8 (10.26%) Network+ Certification
6 4 (5.13%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.28%) CCNA
7 1 (1.28%) CISSP
7 1 (1.28%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (1.28%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.28%) MCITP
7 1 (1.28%) RHCE
7 1 (1.28%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.10%) SLA
2 2 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 33 (42.31%) Active Directory
2 13 (16.67%) Forefront TMG
3 9 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (6.41%) Hyper-V
5 4 (5.13%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 11 (14.10%) Nagios
2 10 (12.82%) SCOM
3 8 (10.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 7 (8.97%) SCCM
5 4 (5.13%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (5.13%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 51 (65.38%) Microsoft
2 36 (46.15%) Cisco
3 27 (34.62%) SolarWinds
4 20 (25.64%) F5
5 19 (24.36%) Avaya
6 15 (19.23%) Juniper
7 13 (16.67%) CheckPoint
7 13 (16.67%) Red Hat
8 12 (15.38%) Apple
8 12 (15.38%) Sophos
9 11 (14.10%) Forcepoint
9 11 (14.10%) Palo Alto
10 10 (12.82%) Blue Coat
10 10 (12.82%) Polycom
11 9 (11.54%) VMware
12 4 (5.13%) WatchGuard
13 2 (2.56%) Nortel
14 1 (1.28%) Citrix
14 1 (1.28%) Mitel
14 1 (1.28%) Rackspace
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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