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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 58 60 45
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Permanent jobs citing VPN 38 32 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.15% 3.23% 4.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.17% 21.05% 17.02%
Number of salaries quoted 37 30 51
Average salary £25,000 £26,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,950 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,000 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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
235 152 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 19.45% 15.32% 26.68%
Number of salaries quoted 198 130 283
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £46,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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 -7 9 £26,500 -37.64% 2
Chippenham -20 9 £23,000 -8.00%
Malmesbury - 2 £23,500 -
VPN
South West

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 40 (85.11%) Windows
2 34 (72.34%) Firewall
3 28 (59.57%) TCP/IP
3 28 (59.57%) Active Directory
4 25 (53.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (48.94%) DHCP
6 22 (46.81%) DNS
7 21 (44.68%) Microsoft
8 19 (40.43%) Cisco
8 19 (40.43%) Windows XP
9 18 (38.30%) MS Office
9 18 (38.30%) Ethernet
10 17 (36.17%) MS Exchange
10 17 (36.17%) Avaya
11 15 (31.91%) Exchange Server 2003
12 14 (29.79%) HP
12 14 (29.79%) Dell
13 13 (27.66%) Cisco Certification
13 13 (27.66%) SonicWALL
14 11 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (23.40%) VMware
14 11 (23.40%) Service Management
14 11 (23.40%) Wireless
14 11 (23.40%) CCNP
14 11 (23.40%) Citrix
14 11 (23.40%) ITIL
14 11 (23.40%) MS Excel
15 10 (21.28%) SLA
15 10 (21.28%) MetaFrame

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 17 (36.17%) MS Exchange
2 15 (31.91%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (12.77%) Lync
4 4 (8.51%) IIS
5 1 (2.13%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 18 (38.30%) MS Office
2 11 (23.40%) MS Excel
3 10 (21.28%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (72.34%) Firewall
2 28 (59.57%) TCP/IP
3 23 (48.94%) DHCP
4 22 (46.81%) DNS
5 18 (38.30%) Ethernet
6 11 (23.40%) Wireless
7 10 (21.28%) IPsec
8 7 (14.89%) SSL
8 7 (14.89%) SAN
8 7 (14.89%) NAS
9 6 (12.77%) LAN
10 5 (10.64%) MPLS
10 5 (10.64%) OSPF
10 5 (10.64%) BGP
10 5 (10.64%) H.323
11 4 (8.51%) Wireshark
11 4 (8.51%) LDAP
11 4 (8.51%) HTTP
11 4 (8.51%) WAN
11 4 (8.51%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (4.26%) Back Office
1 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (46.81%) Support Engineer
2 17 (36.17%) Analyst
3 14 (29.79%) Service Analyst
4 13 (27.66%) Service Desk Analyst
5 11 (23.40%) 2nd Line Support
6 10 (21.28%) Help Desk Support
6 10 (21.28%) Server Engineer
6 10 (21.28%) Help Desk Engineer
6 10 (21.28%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 10 (21.28%) Help Desk Support Engineer
7 7 (14.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (12.77%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (12.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (8.51%) Senior Technical Engineer
9 4 (8.51%) Senior Technical Support
9 4 (8.51%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
9 4 (8.51%) Technical Support Engineer
9 4 (8.51%) Technical Support
9 4 (8.51%) Senior Support Engineer
9 4 (8.51%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) XML
2 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) PDA
2 7 (14.89%) Blackberry
3 5 (10.64%) iPhone
4 4 (8.51%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.51%) Client/Server
5 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (6.38%) iPad
6 2 (4.26%) Cryptography
6 2 (4.26%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 40 (85.11%) Windows
2 25 (53.19%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (40.43%) Windows XP
4 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (21.28%) Windows Vista
6 9 (19.15%) CentOS
6 9 (19.15%) Linux
7 7 (14.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (14.89%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.40%) Service Management
1 11 (23.40%) ITIL
2 10 (21.28%) Risk Management
2 10 (21.28%) Change Control
3 7 (14.89%) Service Delivery
4 6 (12.77%) CAD
5 5 (10.64%) Time Management
5 5 (10.64%) Network Management
6 2 (4.26%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.13%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.13%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.64%) SQL
2 4 (8.51%) C#
2 4 (8.51%) Java
2 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (27.66%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (23.40%) CCNP
3 10 (21.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (14.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (12.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (8.51%) Degree
7 3 (6.38%) CCNA
7 3 (6.38%) JNCIS
8 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
8 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.28%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 28 (59.57%) Active Directory
2 11 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (21.28%) MetaFrame
3 10 (21.28%) Terminal Services
4 7 (14.89%) vCloud
4 7 (14.89%) vSphere
4 7 (14.89%) UAG
Systems Management
1 10 (21.28%) SCCM
2 6 (12.77%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (8.51%) MOM
3 4 (8.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.13%) WSUS
4 1 (2.13%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 21 (44.68%) Microsoft
2 19 (40.43%) Cisco
3 17 (36.17%) Avaya
4 14 (29.79%) HP
4 14 (29.79%) Dell
5 13 (27.66%) SonicWALL
6 11 (23.40%) VMware
6 11 (23.40%) Citrix
7 10 (21.28%) Apple
8 6 (12.77%) Symantec
8 6 (12.77%) Juniper
9 3 (6.38%) CheckPoint
9 3 (6.38%) Nortel
9 3 (6.38%) Tandberg
10 2 (4.26%) Nokia
10 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
10 2 (4.26%) SAP
11 1 (2.13%) McAfee
11 1 (2.13%) Lotus
11 1 (2.13%) Mitel
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