The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 53 63 51
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Permanent jobs citing VPN 8 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.50% 1.40% 2.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.79% 7.30% 18.84%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 13
Average salary £55,000 £28,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+94.69% -19.28%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.21% -2.66%
VPN
Wiltshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
91 137 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 17.07% 19.21% 12.32%
Number of salaries quoted 87 117 68
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,250 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

VPN Salary Histogram in Swindon

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 12 (85.71%) WAN
1 12 (85.71%) Cisco
1 12 (85.71%) CCNP
1 12 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (71.43%) CCNA
2 10 (71.43%) Firewall
3 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 7 (50.00%) LAN
4 7 (50.00%) Load Balancing
5 6 (42.86%) BGP
6 5 (35.71%) MPLS
6 5 (35.71%) WLAN
6 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
7 4 (28.57%) VMware
7 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (21.43%) Wireless
8 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (14.29%) TACACS
9 2 (14.29%) Telnet
9 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
9 2 (14.29%) HP
9 2 (14.29%) Check Point Certification
9 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
9 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 2 (14.29%) DNS
9 2 (14.29%) HTTPS
9 2 (14.29%) ITIL
9 2 (14.29%) Windows
9 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) WAN
2 10 (71.43%) Firewall
3 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 7 (50.00%) LAN
5 6 (42.86%) BGP
6 5 (35.71%) MPLS
6 5 (35.71%) WLAN
7 3 (21.43%) Wireless
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (14.29%) IP Telephony
8 2 (14.29%) SSH
8 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (14.29%) Software-Defined Networking
8 2 (14.29%) TACACS
8 2 (14.29%) Telnet
8 2 (14.29%) DNS
8 2 (14.29%) HTTPS
8 2 (14.29%) SMTP
8 2 (14.29%) DHCP
8 2 (14.29%) HTTP
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Network Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Network Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (85.71%) CCNP
2 10 (71.43%) CCNA
3 2 (14.29%) Check Point Certification
3 2 (14.29%) CCSE
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
3 2 (14.29%) HP ASE
3 2 (14.29%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) Tripwire
3 2 (14.29%) IronPort
3 2 (14.29%) ProCurve
3 2 (14.29%) Barracuda Networks
3 2 (14.29%) Meraki
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) HP
3 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.14%) Juniper
Swindon
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 14 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago