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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 111 94 107
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +13
Permanent jobs citing VPN 9 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.59% 1.49% 0.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.19% 9.69% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 9
Median salary £25,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £39,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.32% +8.21%
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
215 227 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.07% 15.41% 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 174 188 182
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 30 August 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 30 August 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 -11 7 £20,000 -57.89% 1
Abingdon - 1 £25,000 -
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 24 (61.54%) Windows
1 24 (61.54%) Active Directory
1 24 (61.54%) Firewall
2 18 (46.15%) Windows Server
3 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
4 13 (33.33%) MS Office
5 12 (30.77%) Cisco
5 12 (30.77%) Hyper-V
6 11 (28.21%) Network Security
6 11 (28.21%) Mentoring
6 11 (28.21%) Dell
6 11 (28.21%) TCP/IP
6 11 (28.21%) SSL
6 11 (28.21%) MPLS
6 11 (28.21%) WAN
7 10 (25.64%) LAN
7 10 (25.64%) OSPF
7 10 (25.64%) Internet
7 10 (25.64%) CheckPoint
7 10 (25.64%) BGP
7 10 (25.64%) Windows 7
8 9 (23.08%) DMZ
8 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
9 8 (20.51%) VoIP
10 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
10 7 (17.95%) ITIL
10 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (17.95%) SAN
10 7 (17.95%) Service Management
10 7 (17.95%) Automotive

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 6 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 5 (12.82%) Skype for Business
3 3 (7.69%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (33.33%) MS Office
2 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Office 365
2 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.69%) Heroku
3 1 (2.56%) Linode
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.56%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (61.54%) Firewall
2 11 (28.21%) MPLS
2 11 (28.21%) Network Security
2 11 (28.21%) SSL
2 11 (28.21%) TCP/IP
2 11 (28.21%) WAN
3 10 (25.64%) BGP
3 10 (25.64%) Internet
3 10 (25.64%) LAN
3 10 (25.64%) OSPF
4 9 (23.08%) DMZ
5 8 (20.51%) VoIP
6 7 (17.95%) iSCSI
6 7 (17.95%) SAN
7 4 (10.26%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (7.69%) DNS
8 3 (7.69%) IP Telephony
8 3 (7.69%) SSH
9 2 (5.13%) DHCP
9 2 (5.13%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Cucumber
1 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.13%) RSpec
General
1 7 (17.95%) Automotive
2 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Billing
3 1 (2.56%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 9 (23.08%) Network Security Engineer
2 9 (23.08%) Security Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Administrator
4 6 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (12.82%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Support Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Support Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Windows Administrator
5 5 (12.82%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 4 (10.26%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (10.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Server Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) CSS
1 3 (7.69%) HTML
1 3 (7.69%) jQuery
1 3 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.56%) .NET
3 1 (2.56%) React
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.38%) Clustering
2 6 (15.38%) EqualLogic
3 5 (12.82%) Data Centre
4 3 (7.69%) Virtual Team
5 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (61.54%) Windows
2 18 (46.15%) Windows Server
3 10 (25.64%) Windows 7
4 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (15.38%) Windows XP
6 5 (12.82%) Windows 8
7 4 (10.26%) Linux
7 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Mentoring
2 7 (17.95%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (17.95%) ITIL
2 7 (17.95%) Service Management
3 6 (15.38%) Line Management
4 4 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (7.69%) OOP
5 3 (7.69%) Web Development
6 2 (5.13%) ERP
6 2 (5.13%) OO
7 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.56%) Change Management
7 1 (2.56%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.56%) Information Security
7 1 (2.56%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.56%) Migration
7 1 (2.56%) Pair Programming
7 1 (2.56%) Project Management
7 1 (2.56%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
1 3 (7.69%) Ruby
2 2 (5.13%) SQL
3 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.56%) C#
3 1 (2.56%) PHP
3 1 (2.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Degree
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (15.38%) MCITP
3 5 (12.82%) Dell Certification
4 2 (5.13%) MCP
4 2 (5.13%) MCSA
4 2 (5.13%) MCSE
4 2 (5.13%) MCTS
5 1 (2.56%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.56%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) COBIT
2 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 12 (30.77%) Hyper-V
3 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (15.38%) WSUS
2 1 (2.56%) SELinux
2 1 (2.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
2 12 (30.77%) Cisco
3 11 (28.21%) Dell
4 10 (25.64%) CheckPoint
5 6 (15.38%) Avaya
5 6 (15.38%) Fortinet
5 6 (15.38%) Sophos
5 6 (15.38%) VMware
6 5 (12.82%) Remedy
7 4 (10.26%) Mitel
8 3 (7.69%) Riverbed
9 1 (2.56%) Citrix
9 1 (2.56%) Cognizant
9 1 (2.56%) Nortel
9 1 (2.56%) Rackspace
9 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds
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