The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 38 55 57
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +2
Permanent jobs citing VPN 20 20 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.16% 3.65% 3.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.02% 13.99% 10.76%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 22
Median salary £42,250 £28,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.89% -44.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,900 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £61,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%
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Hertfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
111 143 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 23.08% 26.09% 36.03%
Number of salaries quoted 81 73 152
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £70,500
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 Watford

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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Salary Trend in Watford

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

VPN Salary Trend in Watford

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Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Watford region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Watford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Watford region with a requirement for VPN.

1 24 (75.00%) Windows
1 24 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (50.00%) LAN
2 16 (50.00%) WAN
2 16 (50.00%) Firewall
3 15 (46.88%) DHCP
3 15 (46.88%) DNS
4 14 (43.75%) MS Excel
4 14 (43.75%) Network Security
5 13 (40.63%) ITIL
5 13 (40.63%) Data Centre
6 12 (37.50%) Linux
6 12 (37.50%) Cisco
6 12 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (37.50%) VMware
7 11 (34.38%) Active Directory
7 11 (34.38%) Skype for Business
8 10 (31.25%) Windows Server
9 9 (28.13%) CheckPoint
10 8 (25.00%) MS Exchange
10 8 (25.00%) Unix
10 8 (25.00%) IPsec
11 7 (21.88%) Workflow
11 7 (21.88%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (21.88%) PACS
11 7 (21.88%) SSH
11 7 (21.88%) Windows 7
11 7 (21.88%) Problem Management
11 7 (21.88%) Perl
11 7 (21.88%) SQL

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Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 11 (34.38%) Skype for Business
2 8 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.13%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (43.75%) MS Excel
2 6 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (18.75%) MS Visio
3 3 (9.38%) MS Office
4 1 (3.13%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Office 365
1 5 (15.63%) PaaS
2 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.38%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (50.00%) Firewall
1 16 (50.00%) LAN
1 16 (50.00%) WAN
2 15 (46.88%) DHCP
2 15 (46.88%) DNS
3 14 (43.75%) Network Security
4 8 (25.00%) IPsec
5 7 (21.88%) SSH
5 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
6 6 (18.75%) VLAN
6 6 (18.75%) VoIP
7 5 (15.63%) ISDN
7 5 (15.63%) MPLS
7 5 (15.63%) PBX
7 5 (15.63%) Remote Desktop
7 5 (15.63%) Skype
7 5 (15.63%) Spanning Tree
8 4 (12.50%) SAN
9 1 (3.13%) Internet
9 1 (3.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) MySQL
1 7 (21.88%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
1 5 (15.63%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Support Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Desktop Support
3 6 (18.75%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 6 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (18.75%) Desktop Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (15.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Active Directory Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Active Directory Support
4 5 (15.63%) Active Directory Support Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Linux Support
4 5 (15.63%) Linux Support Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) Middleware
2 1 (3.13%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) Data Centre
2 7 (21.88%) PACS
3 5 (15.63%) Mathematics
4 4 (12.50%) EqualLogic
4 4 (12.50%) Spread Betting
5 3 (9.38%) Public Cloud
6 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.13%) Clustering
6 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (75.00%) Windows
2 12 (37.50%) Linux
3 10 (31.25%) Windows Server
4 8 (25.00%) Unix
5 7 (21.88%) Windows 7
6 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (15.63%) Windows 10
7 5 (15.63%) Windows 8
7 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
9 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
9 1 (3.13%) Solaris
9 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000
9 1 (3.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) ITIL
2 7 (21.88%) ITIL V3
2 7 (21.88%) Problem Management
2 7 (21.88%) Workflow
3 6 (18.75%) Mentoring
4 5 (15.63%) Coaching
4 5 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce
4 5 (15.63%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 5 (15.63%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 4 (12.50%) Network Design
6 3 (9.38%) Service Management
7 2 (6.25%) Presales
7 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.25%) TOGAF
7 2 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
8 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
8 1 (3.13%) Patch Management
8 1 (3.13%) Project Management
8 1 (3.13%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) Perl
1 7 (21.88%) Python
1 7 (21.88%) Shell Script
1 7 (21.88%) SQL
2 5 (15.63%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.13%) CCNA
3 1 (3.13%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (34.38%) Active Directory
3 7 (21.88%) vSphere
4 5 (15.63%) Terminal Services
4 5 (15.63%) VMware ESX
5 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 24 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (37.50%) Cisco
2 12 (37.50%) VMware
3 9 (28.13%) CheckPoint
4 7 (21.88%) Avaya
4 7 (21.88%) Sybase
5 4 (12.50%) 3PAR
5 4 (12.50%) Dell
5 4 (12.50%) HP
6 3 (9.38%) NetApp
6 3 (9.38%) Nortel
6 3 (9.38%) SAP
7 2 (6.25%) EMC
Watford, Hertfordshire
Greythorn
Salary: £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago