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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 44 51 52
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Permanent jobs citing VPN 14 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.72% 1.88% 3.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.28% 8.40% 12.24%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 15
Median salary £42,500 £57,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.08% +53.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £53,550 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
81 119 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 15.73% 22.41% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 53 98 110
Median salary £45,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.05% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £36,000 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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

VPN
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

VPN
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Watford region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

VPN Salary Histogram in Watford

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 (82.50%) Firewall
2 31 (77.50%) Windows
2 31 (77.50%) Microsoft
3 30 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 29 (72.50%) Linux
4 29 (72.50%) ITIL
5 28 (70.00%) DNS
5 28 (70.00%) DHCP
5 28 (70.00%) VMware
5 28 (70.00%) Office 365
5 28 (70.00%) Windows Server
6 24 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 23 (57.50%) LAN
7 23 (57.50%) WAN
8 22 (55.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (55.00%) Skype for Business
8 22 (55.00%) VLAN
8 22 (55.00%) Data Centre
9 20 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
9 20 (50.00%) Mentoring
9 20 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 20 (50.00%) Terminal Services
10 19 (47.50%) Cisco
11 16 (40.00%) MS Exchange
12 15 (37.50%) Degree
12 15 (37.50%) Retail
12 15 (37.50%) MPLS
13 14 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 14 (35.00%) CheckPoint

VPN
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 22 (55.00%) Skype for Business
2 16 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (15.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 28 (70.00%) Office 365
2 14 (35.00%) PaaS
3 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (20.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 33 (82.50%) Firewall
2 28 (70.00%) DHCP
2 28 (70.00%) DNS
3 23 (57.50%) LAN
3 23 (57.50%) WAN
4 22 (55.00%) VLAN
5 20 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
6 15 (37.50%) MPLS
7 14 (35.00%) ISDN
7 14 (35.00%) PBX
7 14 (35.00%) VoIP
8 9 (22.50%) IPsec
8 9 (22.50%) Network Security
8 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
9 8 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (20.00%) DMZ
9 8 (20.00%) IP Telephony
9 8 (20.00%) SAN
9 8 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
9 8 (20.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.50%) MySQL
2 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
General
1 15 (37.50%) Retail
2 8 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 20 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 17 (42.50%) Support Engineer
3 16 (40.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 16 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 14 (35.00%) Office 365 Engineer
5 10 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
5 10 (25.00%) Linux Support
5 10 (25.00%) Linux Support Engineer
6 9 (22.50%) Network Engineer
7 8 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
7 8 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 8 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
8 7 (17.50%) Analyst
9 6 (15.00%) 1st Line Support
9 6 (15.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 6 (15.00%) Support Analyst
9 6 (15.00%) Windows Engineer
9 6 (15.00%) Windows Support Analyst
9 6 (15.00%) Windows Support Engineer
10 5 (12.50%) Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 22 (55.00%) Data Centre
2 14 (35.00%) Mathematics
3 6 (15.00%) Handset
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 31 (77.50%) Windows
2 29 (72.50%) Linux
3 28 (70.00%) Windows Server
4 22 (55.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (20.00%) Mac OS X
8 6 (15.00%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (72.50%) ITIL
2 20 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 14 (35.00%) Coaching
3 14 (35.00%) E-Commerce
4 8 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 8 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
4 8 (20.00%) Web Filtering
5 6 (15.00%) Information Security
6 4 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.00%) Project Planning
8 1 (2.50%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.50%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.50%) ITIL V3
8 1 (2.50%) Line Management
8 1 (2.50%) Patch Management
8 1 (2.50%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.50%) Project Management
8 1 (2.50%) Security Patching
8 1 (2.50%) Trend Analysis
8 1 (2.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) C
2 7 (17.50%) SQL
3 1 (2.50%) Perl
3 1 (2.50%) Python
3 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (37.50%) Degree
2 11 (27.50%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (25.00%) CCNP
4 6 (15.00%) CCNA
5 2 (5.00%) MCP
5 2 (5.00%) MCSE
5 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 24 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (50.00%) Terminal Services
4 14 (35.00%) VMware ESX
5 8 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 8 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (15.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (7.50%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 31 (77.50%) Microsoft
2 28 (70.00%) VMware
3 19 (47.50%) Cisco
4 14 (35.00%) CheckPoint
5 11 (27.50%) NetApp
6 8 (20.00%) Citrix
6 8 (20.00%) Dell
6 8 (20.00%) HP
6 8 (20.00%) Veeam
7 1 (2.50%) Avaya
7 1 (2.50%) Nortel
7 1 (2.50%) Sybase
Watford
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago