The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tewkesbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 15 14 17
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing VPN 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tewkesbury 3.57% 3.33% 1.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 33.33% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £28,875 £20,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.37% -40.29%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,831 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -4.45%
VPN
Gloucestershire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Tewkesbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
12 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tewkesbury 21.43% 10.00% 28.85%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 9
Average salary £29,000 £20,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.00% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,000 £15,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £33,500 £34,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Tewkesbury

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Tewkesbury

VPN
Salary Trend in Tewkesbury

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

VPN Salary Trend in Tewkesbury

VPN
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Tewkesbury

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Tewkesbury 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) HND
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) French Language
3 1 (33.33%) German Language
3 1 (33.33%) Italian Language
3 1 (33.33%) Spanish Language
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Internet

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Top Related IT Skills in Tewkesbury by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Tewkesbury 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
General
1 1 (33.33%) French Language
1 1 (33.33%) German Language
1 1 (33.33%) Italian Language
1 1 (33.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Support Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Specialist
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) HND
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco