The table below looks at the statistics 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 58 52 49
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs citing VPN 13 20 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.01% 3.13% 4.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.77% 12.35% 18.57%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 25
Average salary £36,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.58% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £24,300 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £60,900 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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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 Slough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
133 162 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 20.52% 25.39% 22.91%
Number of salaries quoted 118 111 120
Average salary £50,000 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.94% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £47,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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

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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

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 11 February 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Slough

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 29 (70.73%) Firewall
2 22 (53.66%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (43.90%) VMware
4 17 (41.46%) Windows
4 17 (41.46%) CCIE
5 16 (39.02%) SaaS
5 16 (39.02%) IaaS
5 16 (39.02%) Cisco
5 16 (39.02%) Data Centre
6 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
7 13 (31.71%) Windows Server
8 12 (29.27%) NetApp
8 12 (29.27%) Cisco Nexus
9 11 (26.83%) Hybrid Cloud
9 11 (26.83%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (26.83%) Hyper-V
9 11 (26.83%) vSphere
9 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
9 11 (26.83%) LAN
9 11 (26.83%) DNS
9 11 (26.83%) Presales
10 10 (24.39%) SLA
10 10 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (24.39%) Demand Management
11 9 (21.95%) Windows 7
11 9 (21.95%) WAN
11 9 (21.95%) MS Office
12 8 (19.51%) MS Exchange
12 8 (19.51%) Citrix
12 8 (19.51%) Exchange Server 2010

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Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (19.51%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (19.51%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) MS Office
2 6 (14.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (39.02%) IaaS
1 16 (39.02%) SaaS
2 6 (14.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (70.73%) Firewall
2 12 (29.27%) Cisco Nexus
3 11 (26.83%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (26.83%) DNS
3 11 (26.83%) LAN
4 9 (21.95%) WAN
5 8 (19.51%) Software-Defined Networking
6 6 (14.63%) VoIP
7 5 (12.20%) IPv4
7 5 (12.20%) IPv6
7 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
8 4 (9.76%) Network Security
9 3 (7.32%) SAN
9 3 (7.32%) VLAN
10 2 (4.88%) DHCP
10 2 (4.88%) DMZ
10 2 (4.88%) Internet
10 2 (4.88%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (4.88%) IPsec
10 2 (4.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) Cognos Impromptu
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (14.63%) Advertising
1 6 (14.63%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (43.90%) Architect
2 17 (41.46%) Network Architect
3 9 (21.95%) Server Support
4 7 (17.07%) Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 6 (14.63%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (14.63%) Mac Administrator
5 6 (14.63%) Server Administrator
5 6 (14.63%) Windows Administrator
6 5 (12.20%) Data Centre Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) Data Centre Technician
6 5 (12.20%) Data Technician
6 5 (12.20%) IT Architect
6 5 (12.20%) Network Support
7 4 (9.76%) Information Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Information Security Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Network Specialist
7 4 (9.76%) Security Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) Server Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) Storage Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (39.02%) Data Centre
2 11 (26.83%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (14.63%) Blackberry
3 6 (14.63%) Client/Server
3 6 (14.63%) Handset
3 6 (14.63%) iPhone
4 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (41.46%) Windows
2 13 (31.71%) Windows Server
3 9 (21.95%) Windows 7
4 6 (14.63%) Android
4 6 (14.63%) Linux
4 6 (14.63%) Mac OS X
5 3 (7.32%) Mac OS X Server
6 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) Presales
2 10 (24.39%) Demand Management
3 6 (14.63%) Information Security
4 5 (12.20%) Network Architecture
5 4 (9.76%) ITIL
5 4 (9.76%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (9.76%) Security Management
6 2 (4.88%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (4.88%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (4.88%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.44%) Database Security
7 1 (2.44%) DDoS Mitigation
7 1 (2.44%) ITSM
7 1 (2.44%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.44%) Service Management
7 1 (2.44%) SIEM
7 1 (2.44%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (2.44%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (53.66%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (41.46%) CCIE
3 4 (9.76%) CEH
3 4 (9.76%) CISSP
4 2 (4.88%) CCNP
4 2 (4.88%) GIAC
4 2 (4.88%) SSCP
5 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (24.39%) SLA
2 8 (19.51%) PCI DSS
3 4 (9.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (9.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
2 11 (26.83%) Hyper-V
2 11 (26.83%) vSphere
3 10 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.88%) XenApp
5 1 (2.44%) vCloud
Vendors
1 18 (43.90%) VMware
2 16 (39.02%) Cisco
3 12 (29.27%) NetApp
4 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
5 8 (19.51%) Citrix
6 6 (14.63%) Adobe
6 6 (14.63%) Apple
7 4 (9.76%) Forcepoint
7 4 (9.76%) Qualys
7 4 (9.76%) Symantec
8 3 (7.32%) IBM
8 3 (7.32%) ServiceNow
9 2 (4.88%) CA
9 2 (4.88%) HP
Slough, Berkshire
Avco Systems
Salary: From £22,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefnica
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago