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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 119 96 105
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +9
Permanent jobs citing VPN 16 18 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.94% 1.20% 1.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.51% 7.50% 7.73%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 13
Median salary £25,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,750 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £54,000 £57,900
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £39,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +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
213 240 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 12.49% 15.99% 14.49%
Number of salaries quoted 157 221 207
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -6 12 £20,000 -57.89%
Abingdon - 4 £32,500 -
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 38 (71.70%) Firewall
2 30 (56.60%) Windows
3 29 (54.72%) Active Directory
4 24 (45.28%) Hyper-V
5 23 (43.40%) Windows Server
6 20 (37.74%) Microsoft
7 19 (35.85%) SSL
8 18 (33.96%) Cisco
8 18 (33.96%) SAN
8 18 (33.96%) MS Office
8 18 (33.96%) WAN
8 18 (33.96%) iSCSI
9 17 (32.08%) Internet
10 16 (30.19%) Dell
10 16 (30.19%) Windows 7
11 13 (24.53%) VMware
12 12 (22.64%) LAN
12 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
12 12 (22.64%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (22.64%) Mentoring
13 11 (20.75%) Data Centre
13 11 (20.75%) Exchange Server 2013
13 11 (20.75%) Cisco ASA
13 11 (20.75%) Network Security
13 11 (20.75%) EqualLogic
13 11 (20.75%) SharePoint
13 11 (20.75%) TCP/IP
13 11 (20.75%) MPLS
13 11 (20.75%) OSPF

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 11 (20.75%) Exchange Server 2013
1 11 (20.75%) SharePoint
2 5 (9.43%) Skype for Business
3 3 (5.66%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 18 (33.96%) MS Office
2 10 (18.87%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) Office 365
2 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.77%) Heroku
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 38 (71.70%) Firewall
2 19 (35.85%) SSL
3 18 (33.96%) iSCSI
3 18 (33.96%) SAN
3 18 (33.96%) WAN
4 17 (32.08%) Internet
5 12 (22.64%) LAN
6 11 (20.75%) BGP
6 11 (20.75%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (20.75%) MPLS
6 11 (20.75%) Network Security
6 11 (20.75%) OSPF
6 11 (20.75%) TCP/IP
7 10 (18.87%) DMZ
8 9 (16.98%) VoIP
9 8 (15.09%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (15.09%) IPsec
10 7 (13.21%) FCoE
10 7 (13.21%) Fibre Channel
11 4 (7.55%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
1 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.77%) RSpec
General
1 7 (13.21%) Automotive
2 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.77%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.89%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (30.19%) Network Engineer
2 12 (22.64%) Administrator
3 11 (20.75%) Systems Administrator
4 10 (18.87%) Network Security Engineer
4 10 (18.87%) Security Engineer
5 9 (16.98%) Windows Administrator
5 9 (16.98%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 7 (13.21%) Consultant
6 7 (13.21%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 7 (13.21%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
6 7 (13.21%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
6 7 (13.21%) Network Security Consultant
6 7 (13.21%) Security Consultant
7 6 (11.32%) Analyst
7 6 (11.32%) Cisco Engineer
7 6 (11.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 6 (11.32%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 6 (11.32%) Support Analyst
8 5 (9.43%) Desktop Engineer
8 5 (9.43%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) AngularJS
1 2 (3.77%) CSS
1 2 (3.77%) HTML
1 2 (3.77%) jQuery
1 2 (3.77%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (1.89%) .NET
2 1 (1.89%) React
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Clustering
1 11 (20.75%) Data Centre
1 11 (20.75%) EqualLogic
2 7 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.66%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (56.60%) Windows
2 23 (43.40%) Windows Server
3 16 (30.19%) Windows 7
4 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (16.98%) Linux
6 6 (11.32%) Windows XP
7 5 (9.43%) Windows 8
8 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.64%) Mentoring
2 9 (16.98%) Load Balancing
3 7 (13.21%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (13.21%) Performance Analysis
3 7 (13.21%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (13.21%) Service Management
3 7 (13.21%) WAN Optimisation
4 6 (11.32%) ITIL
4 6 (11.32%) Line Management
5 4 (7.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (5.66%) Project Management
7 2 (3.77%) ERP
7 2 (3.77%) OO
7 2 (3.77%) OOP
7 2 (3.77%) Web Development
8 1 (1.89%) Change Control
8 1 (1.89%) High Availability
8 1 (1.89%) Network Architecture
8 1 (1.89%) Performance Management
8 1 (1.89%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.21%) Bash Shell
2 2 (3.77%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.77%) Ruby
2 2 (3.77%) SQL
3 1 (1.89%) C#
3 1 (1.89%) PHP
3 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) Degree
2 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (11.32%) MCITP
4 5 (9.43%) Dell Certification
5 2 (3.77%) MCP
5 2 (3.77%) MCSA
5 2 (3.77%) MCSE
5 2 (3.77%) MCTS
6 1 (1.89%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.89%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) COBIT
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (54.72%) Active Directory
2 24 (45.28%) Hyper-V
3 12 (22.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (20.75%) WSUS
2 7 (13.21%) SELinux
3 1 (1.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 20 (37.74%) Microsoft
2 18 (33.96%) Cisco
3 16 (30.19%) Dell
4 13 (24.53%) VMware
5 11 (20.75%) Avaya
5 11 (20.75%) Fortinet
5 11 (20.75%) Sophos
6 10 (18.87%) CheckPoint
7 5 (9.43%) Remedy
8 4 (7.55%) Mitel
9 3 (5.66%) Riverbed
10 2 (3.77%) Citrix
11 1 (1.89%) Cognizant
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