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

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 50 76 89
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +13
Permanent jobs citing VPN 82 73 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.70% 3.18% 2.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.02% 11.37% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 68 43 33
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +51.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £69,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +14.92%
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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
512 642 753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.37% 27.99% 31.19%
Number of salaries quoted 407 367 468
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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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 30 May 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Reading

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 117 (77.48%) Cisco
2 114 (75.50%) Firewall
3 90 (59.60%) Cisco Certification
4 88 (58.28%) MPLS
5 81 (53.64%) Data Centre
6 80 (52.98%) BGP
7 76 (50.33%) CCNP
8 60 (39.74%) WAN
9 57 (37.75%) Windows
9 57 (37.75%) CheckPoint
10 54 (35.76%) Linux
11 51 (33.77%) Wireless
12 48 (31.79%) VoIP
13 46 (30.46%) Juniper
13 46 (30.46%) OSPF
13 46 (30.46%) VMware
14 42 (27.81%) CCNA
15 39 (25.83%) TCP/IP
16 38 (25.17%) CCIE
17 36 (23.84%) IPv4
17 36 (23.84%) IPv6
18 35 (23.18%) Microsoft
18 35 (23.18%) LAN
18 35 (23.18%) VMware Infrastructure
19 34 (22.52%) Migration
19 34 (22.52%) SSL
20 33 (21.85%) Cisco Nexus
21 32 (21.19%) DNS
22 31 (20.53%) EIGRP
22 31 (20.53%) Telecoms

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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 14 (9.27%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.97%) IIS
3 4 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (1.99%) Apache
4 3 (1.99%) JBoss
4 3 (1.99%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (1.32%) Confluence
5 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.66%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.66%) SAS
6 1 (0.66%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (13.91%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.97%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.99%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.64%) Office 365
2 4 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.65%) IaaS
2 4 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.66%) Heroku
3 1 (0.66%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 114 (75.50%) Firewall
2 88 (58.28%) MPLS
3 80 (52.98%) BGP
4 60 (39.74%) WAN
5 51 (33.77%) Wireless
6 48 (31.79%) VoIP
7 46 (30.46%) OSPF
8 39 (25.83%) TCP/IP
9 36 (23.84%) IPv4
9 36 (23.84%) IPv6
10 35 (23.18%) LAN
11 34 (22.52%) SSL
12 33 (21.85%) Cisco Nexus
13 32 (21.19%) DNS
14 31 (20.53%) EIGRP
15 30 (19.87%) Cisco ASA
16 28 (18.54%) SAN
16 28 (18.54%) VLAN
17 27 (17.88%) IPsec
18 23 (15.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.65%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.32%) JIRA
2 1 (0.66%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.66%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.66%) RSpec
General
1 31 (20.53%) Telecoms
2 21 (13.91%) Finance
3 10 (6.62%) Marketing
4 4 (2.65%) German Language
4 4 (2.65%) Italian Language
5 3 (1.99%) Advertising
5 3 (1.99%) Banking
Job Titles
1 88 (58.28%) Network Engineer
2 58 (38.41%) Cisco Engineer
3 57 (37.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 38 (25.17%) Senior Network Engineer
5 34 (22.52%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 34 (22.52%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 28 (18.54%) Support Engineer
7 23 (15.23%) Network Design Engineer
8 20 (13.25%) Network Support
8 20 (13.25%) Network Support Engineer
9 19 (12.58%) Consultant
10 18 (11.92%) Cisco Design Engineer
10 18 (11.92%) Cisco Support
11 17 (11.26%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
11 17 (11.26%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
11 17 (11.26%) Monitoring Engineer
11 17 (11.26%) Senior Cisco Support
11 17 (11.26%) Senior Network Design Engineer
11 17 (11.26%) Senior Network Support
11 17 (11.26%) Senior Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.97%) 802.1X
2 4 (2.65%) HTML
3 3 (1.99%) Web Services
4 1 (0.66%) .NET
4 1 (0.66%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.66%) CSS
4 1 (0.66%) jQuery
4 1 (0.66%) React
4 1 (0.66%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 81 (53.64%) Data Centre
2 25 (16.56%) Private Cloud
3 10 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.30%) IPTV
5 7 (4.64%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.97%) Clustering
7 3 (1.99%) PMI
8 2 (1.32%) Replication
8 2 (1.32%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.66%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 57 (37.75%) Windows
2 54 (35.76%) Linux
3 24 (15.89%) Unix
3 24 (15.89%) Windows Server
4 18 (11.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.65%) Windows 2000
5 4 (2.65%) Windows NT
5 4 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.66%) CentOS
6 1 (0.66%) Solaris
6 1 (0.66%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (22.52%) Migration
2 28 (18.54%) Network Design
3 27 (17.88%) ITIL
4 25 (16.56%) Fault Management
5 23 (15.23%) Network Monitoring
5 23 (15.23%) Network Planning
6 19 (12.58%) Presales
7 17 (11.26%) Network Architecture
8 15 (9.93%) Load Balancing
9 12 (7.95%) Product Management
10 9 (5.96%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (5.30%) Customer Engagement
11 8 (5.30%) Project Management
11 8 (5.30%) Service Delivery
12 7 (4.64%) Time Management
13 6 (3.97%) Change Control
13 6 (3.97%) Disaster Recovery
14 4 (2.65%) Business Intelligence
15 3 (1.99%) PRINCE2
15 3 (1.99%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.96%) Shell Script
2 5 (3.31%) Perl
2 5 (3.31%) SQL
3 4 (2.65%) JavaScript
3 4 (2.65%) Python
4 3 (1.99%) Java
5 2 (1.32%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.66%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.66%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 90 (59.60%) Cisco Certification
2 76 (50.33%) CCNP
3 42 (27.81%) CCNA
4 38 (25.17%) CCIE
5 20 (13.25%) CCIP
5 20 (13.25%) CCSP
5 20 (13.25%) Degree
6 17 (11.26%) CCSA
7 7 (4.64%) SC Cleared
7 7 (4.64%) Security Cleared
8 5 (3.31%) JNCIA
8 5 (3.31%) MCP
8 5 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (2.65%) CISSP
9 4 (2.65%) CompTIA Security+
9 4 (2.65%) MCSA
9 4 (2.65%) Security+ Certification
10 3 (1.99%) Check Point Certification
10 3 (1.99%) Network+ Certification
10 3 (1.99%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.99%) SLA
2 1 (0.66%) SAS 70
System Software
1 35 (23.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (12.58%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.97%) vSphere
4 5 (3.31%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.65%) ISA Server
5 4 (2.65%) NDS
5 4 (2.65%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 4 (2.65%) Squid
6 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (1.32%) XenApp
7 1 (0.66%) iptables
7 1 (0.66%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (5.30%) Nagios
2 6 (3.97%) Cacti
2 6 (3.97%) SmokePing
3 4 (2.65%) WSUS
4 3 (1.99%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.66%) Puppet
5 1 (0.66%) SCCM
5 1 (0.66%) vMotion
Vendors
1 117 (77.48%) Cisco
2 57 (37.75%) CheckPoint
3 46 (30.46%) Juniper
3 46 (30.46%) VMware
4 35 (23.18%) Microsoft
5 22 (14.57%) F5
6 20 (13.25%) Citrix
7 8 (5.30%) Intel
7 8 (5.30%) Meraki
8 7 (4.64%) Aruba
8 7 (4.64%) Red Hat
9 6 (3.97%) ION Trading
9 6 (3.97%) Riverbed
9 6 (3.97%) SolarWinds
9 6 (3.97%) Stonesoft
10 5 (3.31%) Extreme Networks
10 5 (3.31%) Forcepoint
11 4 (2.65%) HP
11 4 (2.65%) Novell
11 4 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: From £17,500 to £23,000 per annum DoE. Healthcare after 12 months
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