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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 49 40 54
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +14
Permanent jobs citing VPN 15 17 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.66% 3.53% 3.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.27% 17.00% 12.99%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 20
Median salary £42,500 £57,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.08% +53.33%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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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
74 100 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 13.12% 20.79% 28.05%
Number of salaries quoted 53 75 128
Median salary £42,500 £49,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.14% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 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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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 10 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 Watford region with a requirement for VPN.

1 33 (80.49%) ITIL
2 32 (78.05%) Windows
2 32 (78.05%) Microsoft
3 30 (73.17%) Linux
4 28 (68.29%) Firewall
5 27 (65.85%) DHCP
5 27 (65.85%) DNS
5 27 (65.85%) Active Directory
6 25 (60.98%) VMware
6 25 (60.98%) Office 365
6 25 (60.98%) Windows Server
7 22 (53.66%) Data Centre
8 21 (51.22%) Skype for Business
8 21 (51.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 21 (51.22%) WAN
8 21 (51.22%) LAN
9 20 (48.78%) VLAN
10 18 (43.90%) Terminal Services
10 18 (43.90%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (43.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 18 (43.90%) Windows Server 2012
10 18 (43.90%) Mentoring
10 18 (43.90%) Remote Desktop
11 16 (39.02%) Cisco
12 13 (31.71%) Network Security
12 13 (31.71%) Degree
12 13 (31.71%) Retail
12 13 (31.71%) MPLS
12 13 (31.71%) IPsec
12 13 (31.71%) NetApp

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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 21 (51.22%) Skype for Business
2 12 (29.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (31.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (14.63%) MS Office
3 2 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 25 (60.98%) Office 365
2 12 (29.27%) PaaS
3 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (17.07%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 28 (68.29%) Firewall
2 27 (65.85%) DHCP
2 27 (65.85%) DNS
3 21 (51.22%) LAN
3 21 (51.22%) WAN
4 20 (48.78%) VLAN
5 18 (43.90%) Remote Desktop
6 13 (31.71%) IPsec
6 13 (31.71%) MPLS
6 13 (31.71%) Network Security
7 12 (29.27%) ISDN
7 12 (29.27%) PBX
7 12 (29.27%) VoIP
8 11 (26.83%) TCP/IP
9 8 (19.51%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (19.51%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (19.51%) Cisco IPT
9 8 (19.51%) DMZ
9 8 (19.51%) IP Telephony
9 8 (19.51%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (12.20%) MySQL
2 5 (12.20%) PostgreSQL
General
1 13 (31.71%) Retail
2 8 (19.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) Support Engineer
2 15 (36.59%) 3rd Line Support
2 15 (36.59%) Linux Engineer
2 15 (36.59%) Linux Support
2 15 (36.59%) Linux Support Engineer
3 12 (29.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 12 (29.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 11 (26.83%) Office 365 Engineer
5 8 (19.51%) Network Engineer
6 7 (17.07%) Analyst
6 7 (17.07%) Infrastructure Support
7 6 (14.63%) 1st Line Support
7 6 (14.63%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 6 (14.63%) Support Analyst
7 6 (14.63%) Windows Support Analyst
8 5 (12.20%) Cisco Engineer
8 5 (12.20%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Support Technician
9 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Technician
9 4 (9.76%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 22 (53.66%) Data Centre
2 12 (29.27%) Mathematics
3 6 (14.63%) Handset
4 5 (12.20%) PACS
5 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 32 (78.05%) Windows
2 30 (73.17%) Linux
3 25 (60.98%) Windows Server
4 18 (43.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (43.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (43.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (19.51%) Windows 7
7 7 (17.07%) Mac OS X
8 5 (12.20%) Unix
9 2 (4.88%) Windows 10
9 2 (4.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (80.49%) ITIL
2 18 (43.90%) Mentoring
3 12 (29.27%) Coaching
3 12 (29.27%) E-Commerce
4 7 (17.07%) Business Continuity
4 7 (17.07%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (17.07%) Web Filtering
5 6 (14.63%) Information Security
6 5 (12.20%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (12.20%) ITIL V3
6 5 (12.20%) Problem Management
6 5 (12.20%) Workflow
7 2 (4.88%) Disk Encryption
7 2 (4.88%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 2 (4.88%) Two-Factor Authentication
8 1 (2.44%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.44%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.44%) Line Management
8 1 (2.44%) Patch Management
8 1 (2.44%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 12 (29.27%) C
2 11 (26.83%) SQL
3 5 (12.20%) Perl
3 5 (12.20%) Python
3 5 (12.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (31.71%) Degree
2 9 (21.95%) CCNP
2 9 (21.95%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (14.63%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (65.85%) Active Directory
2 21 (51.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (43.90%) Terminal Services
4 12 (29.27%) VMware ESX
5 7 (17.07%) Hyper-V
5 7 (17.07%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (14.63%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) Backup Exec
2 6 (14.63%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 32 (78.05%) Microsoft
2 25 (60.98%) VMware
3 16 (39.02%) Cisco
4 13 (31.71%) NetApp
5 12 (29.27%) CheckPoint
6 7 (17.07%) Citrix
6 7 (17.07%) Dell
6 7 (17.07%) HP
6 7 (17.07%) Veeam
7 5 (12.20%) Sybase
8 1 (2.44%) Avaya
8 1 (2.44%) Nortel
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