The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 31 55 55
Rank change year-on-year
+24 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 28 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 5.45% 1.77% 2.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.90% 7.75% 7.10%
Number of salaries quoted 27 9 11
Median salary £32,500 £62,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-48.00% +71.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
134 129 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 26.07% 22.79% 33.60%
Number of salaries quoted 117 80 151
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £37,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,000 £68,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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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

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Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Slough region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Slough

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 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 Slough region with a requirement for VPN.

1 25 (65.79%) Data Centre
2 17 (44.74%) Firewall
3 16 (42.11%) LAN
3 16 (42.11%) WAN
3 16 (42.11%) Cisco
3 16 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (34.21%) IPv4
4 13 (34.21%) IPv6
5 12 (31.58%) Wireless
5 12 (31.58%) Windows
6 11 (28.95%) Cognos Impromptu
6 11 (28.95%) Juniper
6 11 (28.95%) Network Security
6 11 (28.95%) F5
7 10 (26.32%) VMware
7 10 (26.32%) OSPF
7 10 (26.32%) Linux
8 9 (23.68%) BGP
8 9 (23.68%) MPLS
8 9 (23.68%) CCNP
8 9 (23.68%) CCVP
9 8 (21.05%) SolarWinds
9 8 (21.05%) SolarWinds Orion
9 8 (21.05%) Windows 7
9 8 (21.05%) VLAN
9 8 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 8 (21.05%) CCSP
9 8 (21.05%) EIGRP
9 8 (21.05%) ITIL
9 8 (21.05%) Cisco ASA

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Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 4 (10.53%) Skype for Business
2 2 (5.26%) Apache
2 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) MS Office
2 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.63%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 17 (44.74%) Firewall
2 16 (42.11%) LAN
2 16 (42.11%) WAN
3 13 (34.21%) IPv4
3 13 (34.21%) IPv6
4 12 (31.58%) Wireless
5 11 (28.95%) Network Security
6 10 (26.32%) OSPF
7 9 (23.68%) BGP
7 9 (23.68%) MPLS
8 8 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (21.05%) Cisco PIX
8 8 (21.05%) Cisco Wireless
8 8 (21.05%) EIGRP
8 8 (21.05%) VLAN
9 6 (15.79%) FWSM
9 6 (15.79%) TACACS
10 5 (13.16%) VoIP
11 4 (10.53%) DHCP
11 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) Cognos Impromptu
2 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
1 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.63%) RSpec
General
1 5 (13.16%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Data Centre Technician
1 13 (34.21%) Data Technician
1 13 (34.21%) Network Engineer
2 11 (28.95%) Data Centre Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Network Security Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Security Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Network Support
4 5 (13.16%) Server Support
5 4 (10.53%) Network Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Network Support Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Server Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Server Support Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Storage Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Storage Support Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Support Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Desktop Support
6 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.63%) CSS
2 1 (2.63%) HTML
2 1 (2.63%) jQuery
2 1 (2.63%) React
2 1 (2.63%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (65.79%) Data Centre
2 6 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.89%) Blackberry
3 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.89%) iPhone
3 3 (7.89%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (5.26%) iPad
5 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.63%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 12 (31.58%) Windows
2 10 (26.32%) Linux
3 8 (21.05%) Windows 7
4 7 (18.42%) Windows Server
5 3 (7.89%) Mac OS X
6 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
6 2 (5.26%) Solaris
6 2 (5.26%) Unix
6 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.63%) Android
7 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X Server
7 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) ITIL
1 8 (21.05%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (15.79%) Change Management
2 6 (15.79%) Data Security
2 6 (15.79%) High Availability
2 6 (15.79%) Network Load Balancing
2 6 (15.79%) Network Management
3 4 (10.53%) Asset Management
4 2 (5.26%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.26%) Line Management
4 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.26%) People Management
5 1 (2.63%) OO
5 1 (2.63%) OOP
5 1 (2.63%) Open Source
5 1 (2.63%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.53%) SQL
2 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
2 2 (5.26%) C
2 2 (5.26%) C++
2 2 (5.26%) Perl
3 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (23.68%) CCNP
2 9 (23.68%) CCVP
3 8 (21.05%) CCSP
4 4 (10.53%) CCNA
4 4 (10.53%) Degree
5 3 (7.89%) CCDA
6 1 (2.63%) MCSE
6 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.89%) HIPAA
3 2 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) Firmware
2 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) Squid
3 1 (2.63%) UAG
3 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (21.05%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (5.26%) DameWare
2 2 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) Cisco
2 11 (28.95%) F5
2 11 (28.95%) Juniper
3 10 (26.32%) VMware
4 8 (21.05%) Palo Alto
4 8 (21.05%) SolarWinds
5 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
6 3 (7.89%) Apple
7 2 (5.26%) Bomgar
7 2 (5.26%) Dell
7 2 (5.26%) Dell KACE
7 2 (5.26%) Intel Security
7 2 (5.26%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.63%) Adobe
8 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.63%) Citrix
8 1 (2.63%) HP
8 1 (2.63%) Kaspersky
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