The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 55 76 96
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +20
Permanent jobs citing VPN 87 86 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.57% 3.48% 2.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.16% 11.27% 6.69%
Number of salaries quoted 72 41 30
Median salary £44,250 £47,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.84% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £27,500 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
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Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
574 763 747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.13% 30.85% 30.45%
Number of salaries quoted 467 400 487
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Reading region.

VPN Salary Trend in Reading

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Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Reading region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Reading

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Reading region with a requirement for VPN.

1 129 (79.14%) Cisco
2 128 (78.53%) Firewall
3 100 (61.35%) MPLS
4 96 (58.90%) Cisco Certification
5 87 (53.37%) Data Centre
6 85 (52.15%) BGP
7 82 (50.31%) CCNP
8 63 (38.65%) WAN
9 59 (36.20%) CheckPoint
10 57 (34.97%) Linux
11 55 (33.74%) Windows
11 55 (33.74%) Wireless
12 53 (32.52%) Juniper
13 52 (31.90%) OSPF
14 50 (30.67%) VoIP
15 45 (27.61%) TCP/IP
16 43 (26.38%) VMware
17 42 (25.77%) SSL
18 41 (25.15%) LAN
19 40 (24.54%) IPv4
19 40 (24.54%) CCNA
20 39 (23.93%) Telecoms
21 38 (23.31%) CCIE
21 38 (23.31%) VMware Infrastructure
21 38 (23.31%) Cisco Nexus
22 37 (22.70%) Microsoft
22 37 (22.70%) Migration
23 36 (22.09%) IPv6
24 33 (20.25%) Network Design
24 33 (20.25%) EIGRP

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 12 (7.36%) MS Exchange
2 7 (4.29%) IIS
3 4 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (2.45%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.23%) Confluence
6 1 (0.61%) Apache
6 1 (0.61%) JBoss
6 1 (0.61%) SAS
6 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (11.66%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.07%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.07%) Office 365
2 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.61%) Heroku
3 1 (0.61%) IaaS
3 1 (0.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 128 (78.53%) Firewall
2 100 (61.35%) MPLS
3 85 (52.15%) BGP
4 63 (38.65%) WAN
5 55 (33.74%) Wireless
6 52 (31.90%) OSPF
7 50 (30.67%) VoIP
8 45 (27.61%) TCP/IP
9 42 (25.77%) SSL
10 41 (25.15%) LAN
11 40 (24.54%) IPv4
12 38 (23.31%) Cisco Nexus
13 36 (22.09%) IPv6
14 33 (20.25%) EIGRP
15 32 (19.63%) DNS
16 30 (18.40%) Cisco ASA
16 30 (18.40%) IPsec
17 28 (17.18%) Network Security
18 27 (16.56%) VLAN
19 24 (14.72%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.75%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.45%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.23%) JIRA
2 1 (0.61%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.61%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.61%) RSpec
General
1 39 (23.93%) Telecoms
2 18 (11.04%) Finance
3 14 (8.59%) Marketing
4 5 (3.07%) Brand Awareness
5 3 (1.84%) German Language
5 3 (1.84%) Italian Language
6 2 (1.23%) Advertising
7 1 (0.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 98 (60.12%) Network Engineer
2 67 (41.10%) Cisco Engineer
3 66 (40.49%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 40 (24.54%) Senior Network Engineer
5 36 (22.09%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 36 (22.09%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 25 (15.34%) Network Design Engineer
7 23 (14.11%) Support Engineer
8 19 (11.66%) Cisco Design Engineer
8 19 (11.66%) Network Support
8 19 (11.66%) Network Support Engineer
9 18 (11.04%) Consultant
10 17 (10.43%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
10 17 (10.43%) Cisco Support
10 17 (10.43%) Senior Network Design Engineer
11 16 (9.82%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
11 16 (9.82%) Monitoring Engineer
11 16 (9.82%) Network Monitoring Engineer
11 16 (9.82%) Senior Network Support
11 16 (9.82%) Senior Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.07%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.23%) HTML
3 1 (0.61%) .NET
3 1 (0.61%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.61%) CSS
3 1 (0.61%) jQuery
3 1 (0.61%) React
3 1 (0.61%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 87 (53.37%) Data Centre
2 27 (16.56%) Private Cloud
3 10 (6.13%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.68%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.07%) Clustering
5 5 (3.07%) IPTV
6 3 (1.84%) Replication
7 1 (0.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.61%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.61%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 57 (34.97%) Linux
2 55 (33.74%) Windows
3 26 (15.95%) Unix
3 26 (15.95%) Windows Server
4 16 (9.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.45%) CentOS
5 4 (2.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.45%) Windows 2000
5 4 (2.45%) Windows NT
6 2 (1.23%) Solaris
6 2 (1.23%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (22.70%) Migration
2 33 (20.25%) Network Design
3 27 (16.56%) Fault Management
4 24 (14.72%) Presales
5 22 (13.50%) Network Monitoring
6 21 (12.88%) Network Planning
7 20 (12.27%) ITIL
8 16 (9.82%) Load Balancing
8 16 (9.82%) Network Architecture
9 9 (5.52%) Product Management
10 8 (4.91%) Project Management
10 8 (4.91%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (4.29%) Service Delivery
12 5 (3.07%) Change Control
12 5 (3.07%) Configuration Management
12 5 (3.07%) Customer Engagement
12 5 (3.07%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (3.07%) Time Management
13 4 (2.45%) Business Intelligence
14 3 (1.84%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.52%) Perl
1 9 (5.52%) Shell Script
2 8 (4.91%) Python
3 7 (4.29%) SQL
4 4 (2.45%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.23%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.23%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.61%) Java
6 1 (0.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 96 (58.90%) Cisco Certification
2 82 (50.31%) CCNP
3 40 (24.54%) CCNA
4 38 (23.31%) CCIE
5 25 (15.34%) Degree
6 21 (12.88%) CCIP
6 21 (12.88%) CCSP
7 16 (9.82%) CCSA
8 7 (4.29%) JNCIA
8 7 (4.29%) SC Cleared
8 7 (4.29%) Security Cleared
9 6 (3.68%) MCP
10 4 (2.45%) CISSP
10 4 (2.45%) CompTIA Security+
10 4 (2.45%) JNCIP
10 4 (2.45%) Network+ Certification
10 4 (2.45%) Security+ Certification
11 3 (1.84%) Check Point Certification
11 3 (1.84%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (1.23%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.07%) SLA
2 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.61%) SAS 70
System Software
1 38 (23.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (12.27%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.45%) iptables
3 4 (2.45%) ISA Server
3 4 (2.45%) NDS
3 4 (2.45%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 4 (2.45%) Squid
3 4 (2.45%) vSphere
4 3 (1.84%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.61%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (3.07%) Cacti
1 5 (3.07%) Nagios
1 5 (3.07%) SmokePing
2 4 (2.45%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.45%) Puppet
2 4 (2.45%) WSUS
3 2 (1.23%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.23%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.61%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 129 (79.14%) Cisco
2 59 (36.20%) CheckPoint
3 53 (32.52%) Juniper
4 43 (26.38%) VMware
5 37 (22.70%) Microsoft
6 25 (15.34%) F5
7 18 (11.04%) Citrix
8 13 (7.98%) HP
9 10 (6.13%) Red Hat
10 8 (4.91%) Forcepoint
10 8 (4.91%) Intel
10 8 (4.91%) ION Trading
11 7 (4.29%) Meraki
12 5 (3.07%) Aruba
12 5 (3.07%) Extreme Networks
12 5 (3.07%) Riverbed
12 5 (3.07%) SolarWinds
12 5 (3.07%) Stonesoft
13 4 (2.45%) Blue Coat
13 4 (2.45%) Salesforce.com
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