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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 33 47 49
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +2
Permanent jobs citing VPN 28 18 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.79% 3.41% 4.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.45% 16.07% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 14
Median salary £42,500 £29,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.55% -31.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,000 £19,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,900 £51,400
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
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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
102 112 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 21.07% 21.21% 28.73%
Number of salaries quoted 81 73 102
Median salary £43,500 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% +1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

VPN
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 29 September 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Watford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 42 (84.00%) Windows
2 41 (82.00%) Microsoft
3 38 (76.00%) ITIL
4 34 (68.00%) Linux
5 31 (62.00%) Active Directory
6 30 (60.00%) DNS
6 30 (60.00%) DHCP
7 26 (52.00%) Firewall
8 25 (50.00%) Skype for Business
8 25 (50.00%) Data Centre
8 25 (50.00%) Windows Server
9 24 (48.00%) Office 365
9 24 (48.00%) VMware
10 23 (46.00%) MS Excel
11 22 (44.00%) LAN
11 22 (44.00%) WAN
12 21 (42.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 21 (42.00%) VLAN
13 20 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 20 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 20 (40.00%) Terminal Services
13 20 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 20 (40.00%) Mentoring
13 20 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
14 17 (34.00%) IPsec
14 17 (34.00%) Network Security
15 16 (32.00%) TCP/IP
15 16 (32.00%) SQL
16 15 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
16 15 (30.00%) MPLS

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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 25 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 12 (24.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.00%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (46.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (16.00%) MS Office
3 7 (14.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (14.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 24 (48.00%) Office 365
2 14 (28.00%) PaaS
3 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (8.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 30 (60.00%) DHCP
1 30 (60.00%) DNS
2 26 (52.00%) Firewall
3 22 (44.00%) LAN
3 22 (44.00%) WAN
4 21 (42.00%) VLAN
5 20 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
6 17 (34.00%) IPsec
6 17 (34.00%) Network Security
7 16 (32.00%) TCP/IP
8 15 (30.00%) MPLS
9 14 (28.00%) ISDN
9 14 (28.00%) PBX
9 14 (28.00%) VoIP
10 10 (20.00%) SSH
11 7 (14.00%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (14.00%) Cisco IOS
11 7 (14.00%) Cisco IPT
11 7 (14.00%) DMZ
11 7 (14.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) MySQL
1 10 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (8.00%) Amazon RDS
General
1 15 (30.00%) Retail
2 7 (14.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 16 (32.00%) Linux Engineer
2 16 (32.00%) Linux Support
2 16 (32.00%) Linux Support Engineer
3 14 (28.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 14 (28.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 14 (28.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 9 (18.00%) Office 365 Engineer
5 8 (16.00%) Analyst
6 7 (14.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 7 (14.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (14.00%) Desktop Support
6 7 (14.00%) Network Engineer
6 7 (14.00%) Support Analyst
6 7 (14.00%) Windows Engineer
6 7 (14.00%) Windows Support Engineer
7 6 (12.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 6 (12.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
7 6 (12.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 6 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 25 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 14 (28.00%) Mathematics
3 10 (20.00%) PACS
4 6 (12.00%) Handset
5 5 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 42 (84.00%) Windows
2 34 (68.00%) Linux
3 25 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 21 (42.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (26.00%) Windows 7
8 10 (20.00%) Unix
9 6 (12.00%) Windows 10
9 6 (12.00%) Windows 8
10 4 (8.00%) Mac OS X
11 2 (4.00%) Windows XP
12 1 (2.00%) Windows 2000
12 1 (2.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (76.00%) ITIL
2 20 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 14 (28.00%) Coaching
3 14 (28.00%) E-Commerce
4 10 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 10 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 10 (20.00%) Workflow
5 6 (12.00%) Information Security
5 6 (12.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 6 (12.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 4 (8.00%) Business Continuity
6 4 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (8.00%) Web Filtering
7 1 (2.00%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.00%) Line Management
7 1 (2.00%) Patch Management
7 1 (2.00%) Project Management
7 1 (2.00%) Security Patching
7 1 (2.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (32.00%) SQL
2 14 (28.00%) C
3 10 (20.00%) Perl
3 10 (20.00%) Python
3 10 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (30.00%) Degree
2 8 (16.00%) CCNP
2 8 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (14.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (62.00%) Active Directory
2 20 (40.00%) Terminal Services
2 20 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (28.00%) VMware ESX
4 6 (12.00%) VMware Workstation
5 4 (8.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (14.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 4 (8.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 41 (82.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (48.00%) VMware
3 14 (28.00%) CheckPoint
4 13 (26.00%) Cisco
5 11 (22.00%) NetApp
6 10 (20.00%) Sybase
7 4 (8.00%) Citrix
7 4 (8.00%) Dell
7 4 (8.00%) HP
7 4 (8.00%) Veeam
8 1 (2.00%) Avaya
8 1 (2.00%) Nortel
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