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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 111 103 114
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Permanent jobs citing VPN 18 20 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.09% 1.25% 1.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.73% 7.43% 7.08%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 13
Median salary £25,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £28,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,800 £54,000 £57,900
UK excluding London median salary £41,522 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.46% +11.42%
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
233 269 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.15% 16.75% 14.24%
Number of salaries quoted 179 243 215
Median salary £34,556 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.71% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 -3 14 £25,000 -43.82%
Abingdon - 4 £32,500 -
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 48 (77.42%) Firewall
2 34 (54.84%) Windows
2 34 (54.84%) Active Directory
3 29 (46.77%) Hyper-V
4 25 (40.32%) Windows Server
5 24 (38.71%) Microsoft
5 24 (38.71%) MS Office
6 23 (37.10%) WAN
6 23 (37.10%) SAN
6 23 (37.10%) iSCSI
7 22 (35.48%) SSL
8 21 (33.87%) Cisco
9 20 (32.26%) Internet
9 20 (32.26%) Dell
10 18 (29.03%) Windows 7
11 16 (25.81%) LAN
11 16 (25.81%) VMware
12 15 (24.19%) Clustering
12 15 (24.19%) SQL Server
12 15 (24.19%) SharePoint
12 15 (24.19%) Sophos
12 15 (24.19%) Avaya
12 15 (24.19%) VMware Infrastructure
12 15 (24.19%) Fortinet
12 15 (24.19%) WSUS
12 15 (24.19%) EqualLogic
12 15 (24.19%) Windows Server 2012
12 15 (24.19%) Exchange Server 2013
13 14 (22.58%) Network Security
13 14 (22.58%) Cisco ASA

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 15 (24.19%) Exchange Server 2013
1 15 (24.19%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.06%) Skype for Business
3 3 (4.84%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 24 (38.71%) MS Office
2 10 (16.13%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) Office 365
2 2 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.23%) Heroku
2 2 (3.23%) SaaS
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 48 (77.42%) Firewall
2 23 (37.10%) iSCSI
2 23 (37.10%) SAN
2 23 (37.10%) WAN
3 22 (35.48%) SSL
4 20 (32.26%) Internet
5 16 (25.81%) LAN
6 14 (22.58%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (22.58%) Network Security
7 13 (20.97%) MPLS
8 12 (19.35%) TCP/IP
9 11 (17.74%) BGP
9 11 (17.74%) Cisco IOS
9 11 (17.74%) OSPF
10 10 (16.13%) DMZ
11 9 (14.52%) IPsec
11 9 (14.52%) VoIP
12 8 (12.90%) FCoE
12 8 (12.90%) Fibre Channel
13 6 (9.68%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.19%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.23%) MySQL
2 2 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Cucumber
1 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.23%) JIRA
1 2 (3.23%) RSpec
General
1 7 (11.29%) Automotive
2 4 (6.45%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (4.84%) Finance
4 2 (3.23%) Billing
4 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (29.03%) Administrator
2 17 (27.42%) Network Engineer
2 17 (27.42%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (16.13%) Consultant
3 10 (16.13%) Network Security Engineer
3 10 (16.13%) Security Engineer
3 10 (16.13%) Windows Administrator
3 10 (16.13%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 8 (12.90%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 8 (12.90%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
4 8 (12.90%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
4 8 (12.90%) Network Security Consultant
4 8 (12.90%) Security Consultant
5 6 (9.68%) Analyst
5 6 (9.68%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Support Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) AngularJS
1 2 (3.23%) CAdES
1 2 (3.23%) CSS
1 2 (3.23%) HTML
1 2 (3.23%) jQuery
1 2 (3.23%) PAdES
1 2 (3.23%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (3.23%) XAdES
2 1 (1.61%) React
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.19%) Clustering
1 15 (24.19%) EqualLogic
2 14 (22.58%) Data Centre
3 7 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.84%) Virtual Team
5 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 34 (54.84%) Windows
2 25 (40.32%) Windows Server
3 18 (29.03%) Windows 7
4 15 (24.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (19.35%) Linux
6 5 (8.06%) Windows 8
6 5 (8.06%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.23%) CentOS
7 2 (3.23%) Ubuntu
7 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.35%) Mentoring
2 11 (17.74%) Load Balancing
3 8 (12.90%) ITIL
3 8 (12.90%) Performance Analysis
3 8 (12.90%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (12.90%) WAN Optimisation
4 7 (11.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (9.68%) Line Management
5 6 (9.68%) Project Management
5 6 (9.68%) Service Management
6 4 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.23%) Change Management
7 2 (3.23%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.23%) DevOps
7 2 (3.23%) ERP
7 2 (3.23%) Identity Management
7 2 (3.23%) OO
7 2 (3.23%) OOP
7 2 (3.23%) Presales
7 2 (3.23%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.90%) Bash Shell
2 2 (3.23%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.23%) Ruby
2 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
2 2 (3.23%) SQL
3 1 (1.61%) PHP
3 1 (1.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (12.90%) Degree
2 6 (9.68%) MCITP
2 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (8.06%) Dell Certification
4 2 (3.23%) CCNP
4 2 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.23%) HP ASE
4 2 (3.23%) HP MASE
4 2 (3.23%) MCP
4 2 (3.23%) MCSA
4 2 (3.23%) MCSE
4 2 (3.23%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) COBIT
System Software
1 34 (54.84%) Active Directory
2 29 (46.77%) Hyper-V
3 15 (24.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.23%) KVM
Systems Management
1 15 (24.19%) WSUS
2 8 (12.90%) SELinux
3 2 (3.23%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.23%) Puppet
3 2 (3.23%) Rundeck
3 2 (3.23%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 24 (38.71%) Microsoft
2 21 (33.87%) Cisco
3 20 (32.26%) Dell
4 16 (25.81%) VMware
5 15 (24.19%) Avaya
5 15 (24.19%) Fortinet
5 15 (24.19%) Sophos
6 10 (16.13%) CheckPoint
7 5 (8.06%) Remedy
8 4 (6.45%) Mitel
9 3 (4.84%) Riverbed
10 2 (3.23%) Citrix
10 2 (3.23%) HP
10 2 (3.23%) IronPort
10 2 (3.23%) Meraki
10 2 (3.23%) ProCurve
10 2 (3.23%) Tripwire
11 1 (1.61%) Cognizant
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Wolsey Associates
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £36000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Banbury
greywood
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago