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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 101 109 94
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Permanent jobs citing VPN 12 12 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.87% 0.71% 1.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.36% 5.45% 9.06%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 24
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £38,700 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
224 220 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 16.17% 12.96% 18.84%
Number of salaries quoted 180 191 323
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 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 27 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
Oxford +16 7 £45,000 +20.00% 4
Witney - 1 £29,000 -
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 16 (53.33%) VMware
2 15 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 14 (46.67%) DNS
3 14 (46.67%) Cisco
3 14 (46.67%) Firewall
4 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (40.00%) SAN
5 11 (36.67%) DHCP
5 11 (36.67%) Windows
6 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (33.33%) Hyper-V
7 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (26.67%) iSCSI
7 8 (26.67%) WAN
8 7 (23.33%) LAN
8 7 (23.33%) Linux
8 7 (23.33%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (20.00%) Service Management
9 6 (20.00%) IPsec
9 6 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (20.00%) OSPF
9 6 (20.00%) BGP
9 6 (20.00%) Python
9 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 5 (16.67%) C
10 5 (16.67%) Perl
10 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
10 5 (16.67%) FTP
10 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
10 5 (16.67%) SLA

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.33%) WordPress
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.33%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Office
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) BPCS
1 2 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 14 (46.67%) DNS
1 14 (46.67%) Firewall
2 12 (40.00%) SAN
3 11 (36.67%) DHCP
4 8 (26.67%) WAN
4 8 (26.67%) iSCSI
5 7 (23.33%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (23.33%) LAN
6 6 (20.00%) OSPF
6 6 (20.00%) BGP
6 6 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (20.00%) IPsec
7 5 (16.67%) VLAN
7 5 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
7 5 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 5 (16.67%) FTP
8 4 (13.33%) VoIP
8 4 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
1 3 (10.00%) Marketing
2 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.67%) Electronics
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Consultant
1 7 (23.33%) Support Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 6 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 6 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Analyst
2 6 (20.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 6 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Systems Support Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 5 (16.67%) Systems Support
4 4 (13.33%) Administrator
4 4 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Security Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) IT Support
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Sales Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Applications Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) EqualLogic
2 3 (10.00%) Biotechnology
3 2 (6.67%) DTV
3 2 (6.67%) CESG
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Windows
2 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (23.33%) Linux
4 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.67%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.33%) CentOS
7 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.33%) Debian
7 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Service Management
2 5 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (13.33%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (13.33%) ITIL
4 2 (6.67%) ERP
4 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
4 2 (6.67%) Network Design
4 2 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.33%) People Management
5 1 (3.33%) Capacity Management
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.33%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) Python
2 5 (16.67%) C
2 5 (16.67%) Perl
2 5 (16.67%) Ruby
3 3 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (10.00%) PHP
3 3 (10.00%) SQL
4 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.67%) C#
4 2 (6.67%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) CCNP
1 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.67%) CCDP
2 2 (6.67%) CISSP
2 2 (6.67%) MCP
2 2 (6.67%) CCIE
2 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) SLA
2 2 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.33%) vSphere
3 1 (3.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (13.33%) SELinux
3 3 (10.00%) WSUS
3 3 (10.00%) FortiGate
4 1 (3.33%) DameWare
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) VMware
2 14 (46.67%) Cisco
3 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (16.67%) Dell
5 3 (10.00%) Avaya
6 2 (6.67%) CommVault
6 2 (6.67%) Citrix
6 2 (6.67%) SAP
6 2 (6.67%) Sourcefire
6 2 (6.67%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.33%) Draytek
7 1 (3.33%) Kaspersky
7 1 (3.33%) Trend Micro
7 1 (3.33%) Altiris
7 1 (3.33%) Apple
7 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
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