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

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 45 54 56
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Permanent jobs citing VPN 13 13 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.67% 2.60% 3.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.68% 11.21% 10.78%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 20
Median salary £44,500 £27,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+61.81% -45.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £26,900 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £56,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +14.92%
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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
95 116 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 19.51% 23.20% 32.54%
Number of salaries quoted 64 62 141
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £70,000
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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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 May 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Watford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 15 (62.50%) Windows
3 14 (58.33%) LAN
3 14 (58.33%) WAN
3 14 (58.33%) Firewall
4 13 (54.17%) Cisco
5 10 (41.67%) DNS
5 10 (41.67%) DHCP
5 10 (41.67%) Network Security
5 10 (41.67%) Data Centre
6 9 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (37.50%) VMware
6 9 (37.50%) Avaya
6 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
7 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 7 (29.17%) ITIL
8 7 (29.17%) vSphere
9 6 (25.00%) Finance
9 6 (25.00%) Linux
9 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
9 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 6 (25.00%) CheckPoint
9 6 (25.00%) Skype for Business
9 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
10 5 (20.83%) Nortel
10 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (20.83%) Unix
10 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (16.67%) IPsec
11 4 (16.67%) Workflow

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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 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.17%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (12.50%) MS Visio
3 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.33%) Office 365
2 2 (8.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) Firewall
1 14 (58.33%) LAN
1 14 (58.33%) WAN
2 10 (41.67%) DHCP
2 10 (41.67%) DNS
2 10 (41.67%) Network Security
3 4 (16.67%) IPsec
3 4 (16.67%) SAN
3 4 (16.67%) Spanning Tree
3 4 (16.67%) SSH
3 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 3 (12.50%) MPLS
4 3 (12.50%) Skype
4 3 (12.50%) VoIP
5 2 (8.33%) ISDN
5 2 (8.33%) PBX
5 2 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (8.33%) VLAN
6 1 (4.17%) Intranet
6 1 (4.17%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) MySQL
2 4 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Support Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Desktop Support
2 5 (20.83%) Network Manager
3 4 (16.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 4 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Security Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) Middleware
2 1 (4.17%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.67%) EqualLogic
2 4 (16.67%) PACS
2 4 (16.67%) Spread Betting
3 3 (12.50%) Public Cloud
4 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.17%) Clustering
5 1 (4.17%) Mainframe
5 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) Linux
2 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (20.83%) Unix
4 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 3 (12.50%) Windows 10
5 3 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
7 1 (4.17%) Solaris
7 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) ITIL
2 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 4 (16.67%) Network Design
3 4 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 4 (16.67%) Workflow
4 3 (12.50%) Coaching
4 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 3 (12.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 3 (12.50%) Service Management
4 3 (12.50%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.33%) Presales
5 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.33%) TOGAF
5 2 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (4.17%) Change Control
6 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) Perl
1 4 (16.67%) Python
1 4 (16.67%) Shell Script
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (29.17%) vSphere
3 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 2 (8.33%) Terminal Services
5 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (54.17%) Cisco
3 9 (37.50%) Avaya
3 9 (37.50%) VMware
4 6 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 5 (20.83%) Nortel
6 4 (16.67%) 3PAR
6 4 (16.67%) Dell
6 4 (16.67%) HP
6 4 (16.67%) Sybase
7 3 (12.50%) SAP
8 2 (8.33%) EMC
8 2 (8.33%) NetApp
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