The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
South West / Somerset
Rank 73 58 54
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -4
Permanent jobs citing VPN 6 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.96% 1.92% 2.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.38% 12.12% 15.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 3
Median salary £20,000 £26,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.52% -22.05%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
64 99 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 10.22% 15.87% 14.69%
Number of salaries quoted 55 87 60
Median salary £39,000 £26,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+47.16% -22.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,434 £40,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

VPN
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

VPN Salary Trend in Somerset

VPN
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bruton - 4 £20,000 -
Street +9 2 - -
VPN
South West

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for VPN.

1 16 (94.12%) Active Directory
2 15 (88.24%) Linux
3 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
4 12 (70.59%) DHCP
4 12 (70.59%) DNS
4 12 (70.59%) Windows
5 11 (64.71%) Cisco
5 11 (64.71%) ITIL
5 11 (64.71%) Windows Server
6 10 (58.82%) VMware
6 10 (58.82%) MCSE
6 10 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (52.94%) EMC
7 9 (52.94%) CCNA
7 9 (52.94%) PRINCE2
7 9 (52.94%) Apache
7 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
7 9 (52.94%) Degree
7 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (47.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (47.06%) Video Conferencing
8 8 (47.06%) Wealth Management
8 8 (47.06%) Load Balancing
8 8 (47.06%) Banking
8 8 (47.06%) TOGAF
8 8 (47.06%) Mobile Device Management
8 8 (47.06%) DevOps
8 8 (47.06%) Line Management
8 8 (47.06%) Mentoring

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 9 (52.94%) Apache
2 8 (47.06%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (47.06%) IIS
2 8 (47.06%) JBoss
2 8 (47.06%) Tomcat
3 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
2 2 (11.76%) MS Project
2 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (47.06%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (47.06%) IaaS
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (47.06%) PaaS
1 8 (47.06%) SaaS
2 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) DHCP
1 12 (70.59%) DNS
2 8 (47.06%) SAN
3 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
4 5 (29.41%) Internet
5 2 (11.76%) VoIP
6 1 (5.88%) BGP
6 1 (5.88%) Broadband
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (5.88%) Firewall
6 1 (5.88%) LAN
6 1 (5.88%) MPLS
6 1 (5.88%) OSPF
6 1 (5.88%) RIP
6 1 (5.88%) Skype
6 1 (5.88%) SSL
6 1 (5.88%) VLAN
6 1 (5.88%) WAN
6 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (47.06%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Architect
1 8 (47.06%) Cloud Architect
1 8 (47.06%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
1 8 (47.06%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (29.41%) IT Support
3 4 (23.53%) IT Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) IT Support Technician
3 4 (23.53%) IT Technician
3 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Support Technician
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL Service Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Service Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Support
4 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Data Centre
1 8 (47.06%) Hybrid Cloud
1 8 (47.06%) Public Cloud
1 8 (47.06%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Linux
2 12 (70.59%) Windows
3 11 (64.71%) Windows Server
4 8 (47.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (35.29%) Unix
6 3 (17.65%) Windows 10
6 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
6 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) ITIL
2 9 (52.94%) PRINCE2
3 8 (47.06%) DevOps
3 8 (47.06%) Identity Management
3 8 (47.06%) ITIL V3
3 8 (47.06%) Line Management
3 8 (47.06%) Load Balancing
3 8 (47.06%) Mentoring
3 8 (47.06%) Mobile Device Management
3 8 (47.06%) TOGAF
3 8 (47.06%) Wealth Management
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) Service Management
4 2 (11.76%) Time Management
5 1 (5.88%) Lean Six Sigma
5 1 (5.88%) Six Sigma
5 1 (5.88%) Software Distribution
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 4 (23.53%) PHP
2 4 (23.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (58.82%) MCSE
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (52.94%) CCNA
2 9 (52.94%) Degree
3 8 (47.06%) EMC Certification
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (11.76%) MCSA
5 1 (5.88%) APMP
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 16 (94.12%) Active Directory
2 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (23.53%) Samba
4 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (5.88%) Postfix
4 1 (5.88%) Squid
4 1 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) AirWatch
2 2 (11.76%) Nagios
2 2 (11.76%) SCOM
3 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 11 (64.71%) Cisco
3 10 (58.82%) VMware
4 9 (52.94%) EMC
5 8 (47.06%) Citrix
5 8 (47.06%) IBM
5 8 (47.06%) Oracle
5 8 (47.06%) Software AG
6 2 (11.76%) Adobe
6 2 (11.76%) Sage
7 1 (5.88%) Dell
7 1 (5.88%) HP
7 1 (5.88%) NetApp
7 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.88%) Veritas