The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 43 46 51
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing VPN 3 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.84% 2.59% 2.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.75% 13.27% 14.06%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 16
Median salary - £47,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.74%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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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
80 98 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 22.47% 19.52% 19.88%
Number of salaries quoted 64 84 90
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -18.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Swindon region with a requirement for VPN.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Document Management
3 3 (60.00%) Backup Exec
3 3 (60.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (60.00%) Network Security
3 3 (60.00%) CentOS
3 3 (60.00%) ZABBIX
3 3 (60.00%) KVM
3 3 (60.00%) DevOps
3 3 (60.00%) Rundeck
3 3 (60.00%) Puppet
3 3 (60.00%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (60.00%) DKIM
3 3 (60.00%) PAdES
3 3 (60.00%) CAdES
3 3 (60.00%) XAdES
3 3 (60.00%) MySQL
3 3 (60.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) SSL
3 3 (60.00%) DHCP

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Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 3 (60.00%) DKIM
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) FTP
3 3 (60.00%) Network Security
3 3 (60.00%) SSL
3 3 (60.00%) X.509
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) NAS
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
2 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) CAdES
1 3 (60.00%) PAdES
1 3 (60.00%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (60.00%) XAdES
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) CentOS
3 3 (60.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (20.00%) AIX
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
1 3 (60.00%) Document Management
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCDST
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) KVM
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
1 3 (60.00%) Rundeck
1 3 (60.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) VMware