The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 56 82 44
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -38
Permanent jobs citing VPN 37 12 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.38% 1.17% 4.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.97% 7.02% 21.59%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 37
Average salary £33,500 £26,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.84% -24.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £23,500 £29,943
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,318 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.27% -1.94%
VPN
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
195 171 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 17.81% 16.67% 18.88%
Number of salaries quoted 148 153 167
Average salary £37,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.12% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £24,500 £29,859
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

VPN
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Wiltshire region.

VPN Salary Trend in Wiltshire

VPN
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

VPN Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

VPN
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +13 12 £33,500 -10.66% 3
Trowbridge - 4 £23,000 - 1
Chippenham +3 3 £33,500 +31.37% 1
Salisbury - 1 £40,000 -
VPN
South West

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VPN.

1 45 (63.38%) Windows
2 43 (60.56%) Firewall
3 35 (49.30%) Cisco Certification
4 33 (46.48%) Cisco
5 31 (43.66%) WAN
6 26 (36.62%) TCP/IP
6 26 (36.62%) LAN
7 25 (35.21%) Active Directory
8 24 (33.80%) MPLS
9 23 (32.39%) VMware
10 22 (30.99%) Microsoft
10 22 (30.99%) CCNP
10 22 (30.99%) CCNA
11 20 (28.17%) VMware Infrastructure
11 20 (28.17%) Windows Server 2008
12 19 (26.76%) Juniper
12 19 (26.76%) DNS
12 19 (26.76%) MS Office
13 18 (25.35%) Windows Server 2003
14 17 (23.94%) ITIL
15 16 (22.54%) Windows Server 2012
16 15 (21.13%) DHCP
17 14 (19.72%) Microsoft Certification
17 14 (19.72%) Telecoms
17 14 (19.72%) Wireless
17 14 (19.72%) Security Cleared
18 13 (18.31%) Linux
19 12 (16.90%) MCSE
19 12 (16.90%) WLAN
19 12 (16.90%) MS Exchange

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VPN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (16.90%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.86%) IIS
2 7 (9.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.41%) Lync
Applications
1 19 (26.76%) MS Office
2 12 (16.90%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.63%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.63%) SaaS
2 2 (2.82%) Office 365
2 2 (2.82%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (60.56%) Firewall
2 31 (43.66%) WAN
3 26 (36.62%) LAN
3 26 (36.62%) TCP/IP
4 24 (33.80%) MPLS
5 19 (26.76%) DNS
6 15 (21.13%) DHCP
7 14 (19.72%) Wireless
8 12 (16.90%) WLAN
9 11 (15.49%) IPsec
10 10 (14.08%) HTTP
10 10 (14.08%) SAN
10 10 (14.08%) VoIP
11 9 (12.68%) Ethernet
12 8 (11.27%) Network Security
13 7 (9.86%) SSL
13 7 (9.86%) NAS
14 6 (8.45%) Wireshark
15 5 (7.04%) Cisco ASA
15 5 (7.04%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.04%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (19.72%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.45%) Finance
3 5 (7.04%) German Language
4 3 (4.23%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (32.39%) Network Engineer
2 18 (25.35%) Support Engineer
3 13 (18.31%) Support Analyst
3 13 (18.31%) Analyst
4 11 (15.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (12.68%) Team Leader
5 9 (12.68%) Technical Support
5 9 (12.68%) Network Team Leader
6 8 (11.27%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (8.45%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (8.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) Desktop Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) Desktop Support
8 5 (7.04%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) Senior Support Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 4 (5.63%) Technical Support Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) Help Desk Support
9 4 (5.63%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.82%) COM
1 2 (2.82%) XML
2 1 (1.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.90%) Video Conferencing
2 10 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.04%) BYOD
3 5 (7.04%) Client/Server
4 4 (5.63%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.82%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.82%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 45 (63.38%) Windows
2 20 (28.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (25.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (22.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (18.31%) Linux
6 10 (14.08%) Windows 7
7 7 (9.86%) CentOS
7 7 (9.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (9.86%) Windows XP
8 4 (5.63%) Windows Vista
9 2 (2.82%) Android
9 2 (2.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.94%) ITIL
2 6 (8.45%) Service Management
2 6 (8.45%) Load Balancing
2 6 (8.45%) Change Control
3 5 (7.04%) Service Delivery
4 4 (5.63%) Risk Management
4 4 (5.63%) Incident Management
5 3 (4.23%) ITSM
5 3 (4.23%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (4.23%) High Availability
6 2 (2.82%) Cyber Security
6 2 (2.82%) Supplier Management
6 2 (2.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (2.82%) Change Management
7 1 (1.41%) Benchmarking
7 1 (1.41%) Network Design
7 1 (1.41%) Migration
7 1 (1.41%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (1.41%) Capacity Management
7 1 (1.41%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.86%) SQL
2 2 (2.82%) C#
2 2 (2.82%) Java
2 2 (2.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 35 (49.30%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (30.99%) CCNP
2 22 (30.99%) CCNA
3 14 (19.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (19.72%) Security Cleared
4 12 (16.90%) MCSE
5 10 (14.08%) Degree
6 7 (9.86%) SC Cleared
6 7 (9.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (5.63%) DV Cleared
8 3 (4.23%) HP ASE
8 3 (4.23%) HP MASE
8 3 (4.23%) JNCIA
9 2 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.82%) MCSA
9 2 (2.82%) CCIE
10 1 (1.41%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (35.21%) Active Directory
2 20 (28.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (12.68%) vSphere
4 7 (9.86%) vCloud
5 3 (4.23%) BitLocker
6 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.41%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) SCCM
1 5 (7.04%) MOM
1 5 (7.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.41%) Nagios
2 1 (1.41%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.41%) Cisco LMS
2 1 (1.41%) Opsview
Vendors
1 33 (46.48%) Cisco
2 23 (32.39%) VMware
3 22 (30.99%) Microsoft
4 19 (26.76%) Juniper
5 11 (15.49%) McAfee
6 8 (11.27%) Avaya
7 5 (7.04%) SonicWALL
8 4 (5.63%) Riverbed
9 3 (4.23%) ServiceNow
9 3 (4.23%) Meraki
9 3 (4.23%) IronPort
9 3 (4.23%) Polycom
9 3 (4.23%) ProCurve
9 3 (4.23%) Barracuda Networks
9 3 (4.23%) Tripwire
9 3 (4.23%) HP
9 3 (4.23%) Dell
10 2 (2.82%) Nokia
10 2 (2.82%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.82%) Symantec
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + on call + certifications
Posted: 2 days ago
Melksham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Skyscape Cloud Services
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Skyscape Cloud Services
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Chippenham
White Horse Employment Network Limited
Salary: £37,000 to £42,000 per annum, depending on experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Melksham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Melksham, Wiltshire
Westgate IT Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago