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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 65 97 104
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +7
Permanent jobs citing VPN 41 44 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.10% 2.32% 1.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.71% 16.73% 9.66%
Number of salaries quoted 41 36 15
Median salary £40,000 £42,366 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.58% +30.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £48,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
299 263 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 22.58% 13.88% 13.35%
Number of salaries quoted 263 210 167
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £50,000 £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 9 December 2016.

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 9 December 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 +14 13 £40,000 -5.28% 3
Abingdon 0 3 £31,500 -37.00% 1
Banbury - 1 £19,000 -
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 9 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 31 (64.58%) Microsoft
2 28 (58.33%) Firewall
3 26 (54.17%) Windows
4 20 (41.67%) Cisco
5 18 (37.50%) Active Directory
6 17 (35.42%) DHCP
6 17 (35.42%) DNS
7 15 (31.25%) SolarWinds
7 15 (31.25%) Windows Server
8 13 (27.08%) TCP/IP
8 13 (27.08%) WAN
8 13 (27.08%) LAN
8 13 (27.08%) Wireless
8 13 (27.08%) Cisco Wireless
8 13 (27.08%) Data Centre
8 13 (27.08%) Skype for Business
8 13 (27.08%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (25.00%) OSPF
9 12 (25.00%) BGP
10 11 (22.92%) Avaya
10 11 (22.92%) Juniper
10 11 (22.92%) VoIP
10 11 (22.92%) Linux
10 11 (22.92%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (22.92%) F5
11 10 (20.83%) Windows 7
11 10 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
12 9 (18.75%) Forefront TMG
12 9 (18.75%) Intrusion Detection
12 9 (18.75%) Degree

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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 13 (27.08%) Skype for Business
2 2 (4.17%) IIS
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (8.33%) Office 365
4 3 (6.25%) Heroku
5 1 (2.08%) Linode
5 1 (2.08%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 28 (58.33%) Firewall
2 17 (35.42%) DHCP
2 17 (35.42%) DNS
3 13 (27.08%) Cisco Wireless
3 13 (27.08%) LAN
3 13 (27.08%) TCP/IP
3 13 (27.08%) WAN
3 13 (27.08%) Wireless
4 12 (25.00%) BGP
4 12 (25.00%) OSPF
5 11 (22.92%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (22.92%) VoIP
6 9 (18.75%) Intrusion Detection
6 9 (18.75%) MPLS
6 9 (18.75%) Network Security
7 7 (14.58%) EIGRP
7 7 (14.58%) IPsec
7 7 (14.58%) Kerberos
7 7 (14.58%) SSH
7 7 (14.58%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.33%) Grunt
2 4 (8.33%) Jasmine
2 4 (8.33%) Karma Test Runner
2 4 (8.33%) webpack
3 3 (6.25%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.17%) RSpec
General
1 6 (12.50%) Games
2 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.17%) Billing
4 1 (2.08%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 14 (29.17%) Analyst
2 11 (22.92%) Network Analyst
3 8 (16.67%) Cisco Analyst
3 8 (16.67%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) 1st Line Support
4 7 (14.58%) Developer
4 7 (14.58%) Engineering Manager
4 7 (14.58%) Network Engineering Manager
4 7 (14.58%) Network Manager
5 6 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) 1st Line Support Technician
6 5 (10.42%) Support Technician
7 4 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Angular Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Desktop Support
7 4 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) Web Services
2 5 (10.42%) CSS
2 5 (10.42%) HTML
2 5 (10.42%) jQuery
3 4 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 4 (8.33%) React
4 3 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (2.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.08%) Data Centre
2 7 (14.58%) Computer Science
3 6 (12.50%) Animation
3 6 (12.50%) e-Learning
4 4 (8.33%) Biotechnology
5 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.17%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (54.17%) Windows
2 15 (31.25%) Windows Server
3 13 (27.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (22.92%) Linux
5 10 (20.83%) Windows 7
6 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (10.42%) Windows XP
8 4 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (8.33%) SUSE
8 4 (8.33%) Unix
8 4 (8.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.67%) ITIL
2 7 (14.58%) High Availability
2 7 (14.58%) Service Management
2 7 (14.58%) Web Development
3 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 6 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (12.50%) Pair Programming
4 5 (10.42%) Change Control
5 4 (8.33%) Front End Development
5 4 (8.33%) Open Source
5 4 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (6.25%) OOP
6 3 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (4.17%) Change Management
7 2 (4.17%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.17%) Incident Management
7 2 (4.17%) Information Security
7 2 (4.17%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
2 3 (6.25%) Ruby
3 1 (2.08%) C#
3 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) Degree
2 7 (14.58%) CCIE
2 7 (14.58%) CCNP
2 7 (14.58%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (10.42%) A+ Certification
3 5 (10.42%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (4.17%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.67%) SLA
2 2 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 9 (18.75%) Forefront TMG
3 4 (8.33%) ISA Server
3 4 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (14.58%) Nagios
1 7 (14.58%) SCOM
2 5 (10.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 31 (64.58%) Microsoft
2 20 (41.67%) Cisco
3 15 (31.25%) SolarWinds
4 11 (22.92%) Avaya
4 11 (22.92%) F5
4 11 (22.92%) Juniper
5 9 (18.75%) CheckPoint
6 8 (16.67%) Red Hat
7 7 (14.58%) Blue Coat
7 7 (14.58%) Palo Alto
7 7 (14.58%) Polycom
8 6 (12.50%) Forcepoint
9 4 (8.33%) Apple
9 4 (8.33%) Sophos
9 4 (8.33%) VMware
10 2 (4.17%) Mitel
10 2 (4.17%) Nortel
11 1 (2.08%) Rackspace
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