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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 100 108 95
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -13
Permanent jobs citing VPN 8 10 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.61% 0.64% 1.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.98% 4.69% 8.23%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 16
Average salary £29,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.76% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £29,200 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,500 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.22% +1.42%
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
201 213 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 15.36% 13.62% 18.38%
Number of salaries quoted 176 192 296
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,172 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 6 March 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 6 March 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
Witney - 3 £29,000 -
Oxford +2 2 £30,000 -20.00% 2
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 18 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
3 14 (50.00%) Windows
3 14 (50.00%) DNS
3 14 (50.00%) Firewall
3 14 (50.00%) VMware
4 13 (46.43%) DHCP
5 11 (39.29%) Cisco
5 11 (39.29%) SAN
6 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
6 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
7 8 (28.57%) LAN
8 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (21.43%) Service Management
9 6 (21.43%) iSCSI
9 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (21.43%) Dell
9 6 (21.43%) VoIP
9 6 (21.43%) WAN
9 6 (21.43%) SharePoint
9 6 (21.43%) MS Exchange
10 5 (17.86%) SLA
10 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
10 5 (17.86%) FTP
10 5 (17.86%) ITIL
10 5 (17.86%) Internet
10 5 (17.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 5 (17.86%) VLAN

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 (21.43%) SharePoint
1 6 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Office
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) BPCS
2 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 14 (50.00%) DNS
1 14 (50.00%) Firewall
2 13 (46.43%) DHCP
3 11 (39.29%) SAN
4 8 (28.57%) LAN
5 6 (21.43%) VoIP
5 6 (21.43%) WAN
5 6 (21.43%) iSCSI
6 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
6 5 (17.86%) VLAN
6 5 (17.86%) FTP
6 5 (17.86%) Internet
6 5 (17.86%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (10.71%) MPLS
9 2 (7.14%) OSPF
9 2 (7.14%) BGP
9 2 (7.14%) SSL
9 2 (7.14%) IPv4
9 2 (7.14%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (10.71%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Electronics
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Analyst
1 7 (25.00%) Support Analyst
1 7 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Technical Support
2 6 (21.43%) Technical Support Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Technical Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Systems Support
3 5 (17.86%) Systems Support Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) Sales Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Security Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) IT Support
6 2 (7.14%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Applications Support
6 2 (7.14%) Help Desk Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) EqualLogic
2 3 (10.71%) CESG
2 3 (10.71%) Biotechnology
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) DTV
4 1 (3.57%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
5 2 (7.14%) Linux
5 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
5 2 (7.14%) Android
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.57%) CentOS
6 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Service Management
2 5 (17.86%) ITIL
2 5 (17.86%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (10.71%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (7.14%) ERP
4 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.14%) Performance Management
4 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.57%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.57%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.57%) Document Management
5 1 (3.57%) Network Design
5 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.57%) Web Development
5 1 (3.57%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.57%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.57%) Security Management
5 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
2 2 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (3.57%) Perl
3 1 (3.57%) PHP
3 1 (3.57%) C
3 1 (3.57%) VB
3 1 (3.57%) Python
3 1 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) CCNP
1 4 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (10.71%) CCDP
2 3 (10.71%) CISSP
2 3 (10.71%) MCP
2 3 (10.71%) CCIE
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.14%) Degree
3 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) SLA
2 3 (10.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
3 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.57%) vSphere
4 1 (3.57%) vCloud
4 1 (3.57%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 5 (17.86%) FortiGate
2 3 (10.71%) WSUS
3 1 (3.57%) SELinux
3 1 (3.57%) DameWare
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
2 14 (50.00%) VMware
3 11 (39.29%) Cisco
4 6 (21.43%) Dell
5 3 (10.71%) Citrix
5 3 (10.71%) Avaya
5 3 (10.71%) Sourcefire
5 3 (10.71%) Fortinet
6 2 (7.14%) Draytek
6 2 (7.14%) Kaspersky
6 2 (7.14%) CommVault
6 2 (7.14%) Apple
7 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.57%) Altiris
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle
7 1 (3.57%) SAP
7 1 (3.57%) Trend Micro
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