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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 43 49 63
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +14
Permanent jobs citing VPN 23 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 3.99% 2.45% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.56% 16.67% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 3
Median salary £46,825 £33,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+39.77% -10.66%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
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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
131 78 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 22.74% 14.69% 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 119 61 56
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £26,500 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £54,290 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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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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Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Swindon

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 39 (72.22%) Cisco
2 31 (57.41%) Juniper
3 29 (53.70%) WAN
4 24 (44.44%) Firewall
5 23 (42.59%) Finance
6 22 (40.74%) Load Balancing
6 22 (40.74%) LAN
7 20 (37.04%) Intel Security
7 20 (37.04%) F5
8 19 (35.19%) SSL
9 17 (31.48%) Data Centre
10 16 (29.63%) MPLS
10 16 (29.63%) DNS
11 15 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
12 14 (25.93%) VoIP
12 14 (25.93%) Cisco ASA
12 14 (25.93%) Wireless
13 13 (24.07%) SSH
14 12 (22.22%) TCP/IP
14 12 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
15 11 (20.37%) Continuous Improvement
15 11 (20.37%) Telepresence
15 11 (20.37%) Network Design
15 11 (20.37%) Blue Coat
15 11 (20.37%) ProxySG
15 11 (20.37%) Multimedia
15 11 (20.37%) Validation
15 11 (20.37%) Wireless Security
15 11 (20.37%) Degree
16 10 (18.52%) Windows

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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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (12.96%) Apache
1 7 (12.96%) Tomcat
2 5 (9.26%) MS Exchange
3 4 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.41%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.85%) IIS
4 1 (1.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (9.26%) Heroku
2 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (53.70%) WAN
2 24 (44.44%) Firewall
3 22 (40.74%) LAN
4 19 (35.19%) SSL
5 16 (29.63%) DNS
5 16 (29.63%) MPLS
6 14 (25.93%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (25.93%) VoIP
6 14 (25.93%) Wireless
7 13 (24.07%) SSH
8 12 (22.22%) TCP/IP
9 11 (20.37%) Telepresence
9 11 (20.37%) Wireless Security
10 10 (18.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 9 (16.67%) HTTP
11 9 (16.67%) SMTP
12 8 (14.81%) BGP
12 8 (14.81%) IP Telephony
12 8 (14.81%) IPsec
12 8 (14.81%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Cucumber
1 5 (9.26%) Git (software)
1 5 (9.26%) RSpec
General
1 23 (42.59%) Finance
2 11 (20.37%) Multimedia
3 9 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (1.85%) German Language
4 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (24.07%) Network Engineer
2 10 (18.52%) Support Engineer
3 9 (16.67%) Security Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) Administrator
4 7 (12.96%) Network Administrator
4 7 (12.96%) Security Support Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 6 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
5 6 (11.11%) Network Specialist
6 5 (9.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Cisco Consultant
8 3 (5.56%) Cisco Network Consultant
8 3 (5.56%) Consultant
8 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Network Consultant
9 2 (3.70%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) AngularJS
1 5 (9.26%) CSS
1 5 (9.26%) HTML
1 5 (9.26%) jQuery
1 5 (9.26%) React
1 5 (9.26%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (7.41%) Spring
3 1 (1.85%) HTML5
3 1 (1.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (31.48%) Data Centre
2 12 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.85%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.52%) Linux
1 10 (18.52%) Windows
2 8 (14.81%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.74%) Load Balancing
2 11 (20.37%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (20.37%) Network Design
2 11 (20.37%) Validation
3 8 (14.81%) Service Delivery
4 7 (12.96%) Network Architecture
5 5 (9.26%) OO
5 5 (9.26%) OOP
5 5 (9.26%) TOGAF
5 5 (9.26%) Web Development
6 4 (7.41%) B2B
6 4 (7.41%) Coaching
6 4 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (7.41%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.56%) Capacity Management
7 3 (5.56%) Configuration Management
7 3 (5.56%) ITIL
7 3 (5.56%) Network Management
7 3 (5.56%) Problem Management
7 3 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 5 (9.26%) Ruby
3 3 (5.56%) SQL
4 1 (1.85%) C#
4 1 (1.85%) Java
4 1 (1.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (20.37%) Degree
3 10 (18.52%) CCDP
4 6 (11.11%) CCDA
5 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (7.41%) CCNP
7 3 (5.56%) CCIE
7 3 (5.56%) MCSA
8 1 (1.85%) CCNA
8 1 (1.85%) Dell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (20.37%) ProxySG
2 6 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.41%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.56%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.85%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) MOM
1 1 (1.85%) SCCM
1 1 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 39 (72.22%) Cisco
2 31 (57.41%) Juniper
3 20 (37.04%) F5
3 20 (37.04%) Intel Security
4 11 (20.37%) Blue Coat
5 9 (16.67%) Intel
6 8 (14.81%) VMware
7 5 (9.26%) Brocade
7 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
8 3 (5.56%) CheckPoint
8 3 (5.56%) Nokia
9 1 (1.85%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (1.85%) Dell
9 1 (1.85%) Remedy