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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 29 58 48
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -10
Permanent jobs citing VPN 29 21 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 6.36% 3.66% 4.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.85% 14.29% 13.25%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 13
Median salary £43,500 £29,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -35.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,700 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,700 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £39,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.32% +8.21%
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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
108 147 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 23.68% 25.65% 31.44%
Number of salaries quoted 91 86 104
Median salary £44,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.31% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 30 August 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Watford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 (78.57%) Windows
1 33 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 30 (71.43%) ITIL
3 23 (54.76%) Firewall
3 23 (54.76%) Linux
4 21 (50.00%) LAN
4 21 (50.00%) WAN
4 21 (50.00%) DHCP
4 21 (50.00%) DNS
5 20 (47.62%) Active Directory
6 19 (45.24%) Network Security
6 19 (45.24%) Skype for Business
6 19 (45.24%) Data Centre
7 18 (42.86%) VLAN
7 18 (42.86%) MS Excel
8 17 (40.48%) IPsec
9 16 (38.10%) Windows Server
10 15 (35.71%) VMware
11 14 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (30.95%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (30.95%) CheckPoint
12 13 (30.95%) Mentoring
12 13 (30.95%) Office 365
13 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (28.57%) Remote Desktop
13 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
13 12 (28.57%) MPLS
13 12 (28.57%) Cisco
13 12 (28.57%) Terminal Services
13 12 (28.57%) Retail

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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 19 (45.24%) Skype for Business
2 11 (26.19%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.38%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 7 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 3 (7.14%) MS Office
4 1 (2.38%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.95%) Office 365
2 11 (26.19%) PaaS
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.38%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 23 (54.76%) Firewall
2 21 (50.00%) DHCP
2 21 (50.00%) DNS
2 21 (50.00%) LAN
2 21 (50.00%) WAN
3 19 (45.24%) Network Security
4 18 (42.86%) VLAN
5 17 (40.48%) IPsec
6 12 (28.57%) MPLS
6 12 (28.57%) Remote Desktop
7 11 (26.19%) ISDN
7 11 (26.19%) PBX
7 11 (26.19%) TCP/IP
7 11 (26.19%) VoIP
8 10 (23.81%) SSH
9 9 (21.43%) Spanning Tree
10 7 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
10 7 (16.67%) Cisco IPT
10 7 (16.67%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) MySQL
1 10 (23.81%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
General
1 12 (28.57%) Retail
2 7 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (64.29%) Support Engineer
2 13 (30.95%) Linux Engineer
2 13 (30.95%) Linux Support
2 13 (30.95%) Linux Support Engineer
3 11 (26.19%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 11 (26.19%) 3rd Line Support
3 11 (26.19%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 9 (21.43%) Network Engineer
5 7 (16.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 7 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (16.67%) Desktop Support
5 7 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
5 7 (16.67%) Windows Support Engineer
6 6 (14.29%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
6 6 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 6 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
6 6 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 6 (14.29%) Office 365 Engineer
7 5 (11.90%) Active Directory Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (45.24%) Data Centre
2 11 (26.19%) Mathematics
3 10 (23.81%) PACS
4 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.76%) EqualLogic
5 2 (4.76%) Spread Betting
6 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.38%) Clustering
6 1 (2.38%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 33 (78.57%) Windows
2 23 (54.76%) Linux
3 16 (38.10%) Windows Server
4 13 (30.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (26.19%) Unix
7 8 (19.05%) Windows 7
8 6 (14.29%) Windows 10
8 6 (14.29%) Windows 8
9 2 (4.76%) Windows XP
10 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
10 1 (2.38%) Solaris
10 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000
10 1 (2.38%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (71.43%) ITIL
2 13 (30.95%) Mentoring
3 11 (26.19%) Coaching
3 11 (26.19%) E-Commerce
4 10 (23.81%) ITIL V3
4 10 (23.81%) Problem Management
4 10 (23.81%) Workflow
5 6 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (14.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 6 (14.29%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 2 (4.76%) Network Design
6 2 (4.76%) Project Management
7 1 (2.38%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.38%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.38%) Information Security
7 1 (2.38%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.38%) Patch Management
7 1 (2.38%) Security Patching
7 1 (2.38%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (2.38%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.19%) C
1 11 (26.19%) SQL
2 10 (23.81%) Perl
2 10 (23.81%) Python
2 10 (23.81%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) Degree
2 8 (19.05%) CCNP
2 8 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (16.67%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 14 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (28.57%) Terminal Services
4 11 (26.19%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.76%) vSphere
6 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.38%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.38%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 33 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 15 (35.71%) VMware
3 13 (30.95%) CheckPoint
4 12 (28.57%) Cisco
5 10 (23.81%) Sybase
6 8 (19.05%) NetApp
7 3 (7.14%) Avaya
7 3 (7.14%) Dell
7 3 (7.14%) HP
8 2 (4.76%) 3PAR
9 1 (2.38%) Citrix
9 1 (2.38%) Nortel
9 1 (2.38%) Veeam
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