The first table below looks at the demand for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 23 April 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 Swindon region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 58 38 52
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +14
Permanent jobs citing VPN 3 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.59% 3.59% 0.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.76% 22.78% 6.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3 18 2
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -26.48%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
63 79 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 12.48% 15.77% 14.76%
Number of salaries quoted 54 74 66
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £50,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,700 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.75% -0.75%
VPN
Wiltshire

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

VPN
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

VPN Salary Trend in Swindon

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
3 3 (42.86%) Back Office
3 3 (42.86%) LabVIEW
3 3 (42.86%) CentOS
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) MySQL
3 3 (42.86%) SAP
3 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) CCNP
4 2 (28.57%) CCDP
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (14.29%) IPsec
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (14.29%) HP ASE
5 1 (14.29%) Aruba
5 1 (14.29%) Network Management

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) IBM Notes
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) Wireless
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) OSPF
3 1 (14.29%) BGP
3 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
3 1 (14.29%) IGRP
3 1 (14.29%) IPsec
3 1 (14.29%) ADSL
3 1 (14.29%) ISDN
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) LabVIEW
General
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 3 (42.86%) Back Office
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) IT Support
3 2 (28.57%) Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Sales Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Linux Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware
1 1 (14.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) CentOS
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
1 1 (14.29%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNP
1 2 (28.57%) CCDP
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CCSE
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (14.29%) HP ASE
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) SAP
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (14.29%) Riverbed
3 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
3 1 (14.29%) Aruba
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) Lotus
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
Swindon
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £35000.0000 - £40000.0000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago