The first table below looks at the demand for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Slough region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 43 56 27
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -29
Permanent jobs citing VPN 15 12 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.07% 1.82% 7.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.32% 8.82% 22.93%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 39
Average salary £36,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £33,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
161 136 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 32.92% 20.64% 33.72%
Number of salaries quoted 144 102 156
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

VPN
Salary Trend in Slough

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

VPN Salary Trend in Slough

VPN
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Slough region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram in Slough

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 26 (74.29%) Windows
2 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
3 16 (45.71%) SLA
3 16 (45.71%) FTP
3 16 (45.71%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (42.86%) Cisco
5 14 (40.00%) CCNA
5 14 (40.00%) SSL
5 14 (40.00%) Firewall
6 13 (37.14%) VMware
6 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (34.29%) Linux
8 11 (31.43%) TCP/IP
8 11 (31.43%) DNS
9 9 (25.71%) Degree
10 8 (22.86%) Drupal
10 8 (22.86%) Ubuntu
10 8 (22.86%) Windows Mobile
10 8 (22.86%) Plesk
10 8 (22.86%) Alfresco
10 8 (22.86%) WordPress
10 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (22.86%) CentOS
10 8 (22.86%) Red Hat
10 8 (22.86%) CCNP
10 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
10 8 (22.86%) IIS
10 8 (22.86%) SQL
10 8 (22.86%) T-SQL

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 8 (22.86%) Drupal
1 8 (22.86%) Alfresco
1 8 (22.86%) WordPress
1 8 (22.86%) IIS
2 7 (20.00%) CMS
3 4 (11.43%) Lync
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.86%) Apache
4 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (45.71%) FTP
2 14 (40.00%) SSL
2 14 (40.00%) Firewall
3 11 (31.43%) TCP/IP
3 11 (31.43%) DNS
4 7 (20.00%) OSPF
4 7 (20.00%) BGP
5 6 (17.14%) IPsec
6 5 (14.29%) LAN
6 5 (14.29%) WAN
7 4 (11.43%) MPLS
7 4 (11.43%) Wireless
7 4 (11.43%) VoIP
7 4 (11.43%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (8.57%) Multicast
8 3 (8.57%) Network Security
8 3 (8.57%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (5.71%) VLAN
10 1 (2.86%) SSH
10 1 (2.86%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.71%) MySQL
General
1 2 (5.71%) Marketing
2 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Support Engineer
2 9 (25.71%) Analyst
3 8 (22.86%) Team Leader
4 7 (20.00%) Support Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Help Desk Team Lead
5 5 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (11.43%) Network Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Network Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Desktop Support
8 2 (5.71%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Linux Support
8 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Linux Support Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) IT Support
9 1 (2.86%) IP Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 26 (74.29%) Windows
2 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (34.29%) Linux
5 8 (22.86%) Ubuntu
5 8 (22.86%) Windows Mobile
5 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (22.86%) CentOS
6 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.29%) Network Management
1 5 (14.29%) Migration
2 3 (8.57%) Change Control
2 3 (8.57%) Data Security
2 3 (8.57%) Change Management
3 2 (5.71%) Project Management
4 1 (2.86%) Logistics
4 1 (2.86%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) SQL
1 8 (22.86%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.86%) C
2 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (45.71%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (40.00%) CCNA
3 9 (25.71%) Degree
4 8 (22.86%) CCNP
5 5 (14.29%) MCITP
5 5 (14.29%) MCSE
5 5 (14.29%) MCSA
5 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
6 3 (8.57%) JNCIA
7 1 (2.86%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (45.71%) SLA
2 3 (8.57%) PCI DSS
2 3 (8.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (8.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
1 4 (11.43%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.57%) vSphere
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (2.86%) XenApp
3 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) Plesk
2 3 (8.57%) Zenoss
3 2 (5.71%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
2 15 (42.86%) Cisco
3 13 (37.14%) VMware
4 8 (22.86%) Red Hat
5 4 (11.43%) Juniper
6 3 (8.57%) ServiceNow
6 3 (8.57%) Citrix
6 3 (8.57%) Avaya
6 3 (8.57%) CheckPoint
7 2 (5.71%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.86%) Veeam
8 1 (2.86%) HP
8 1 (2.86%) NetApp
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