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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 60 60 46
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Permanent jobs citing VPN 46 39 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.54% 3.65% 4.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.76% 23.08% 15.96%
Number of salaries quoted 45 38 50
Average salary £26,500 £26,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.92% -25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £42,500
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
259 169 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 19.94% 15.81% 28.82%
Number of salaries quoted 221 151 300
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £46,500 £55,750
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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +2 16 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Chippenham -20 7 £23,000 -8.00% 1
Malmesbury - 2 £23,500 -
VPN
South West

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 45 (80.36%) Windows
2 37 (66.07%) Firewall
3 32 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 30 (53.57%) TCP/IP
5 28 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 26 (46.43%) DHCP
7 25 (44.64%) DNS
8 23 (41.07%) Microsoft
9 20 (35.71%) Windows XP
10 19 (33.93%) MS Exchange
10 19 (33.93%) Cisco
10 19 (33.93%) Ethernet
10 19 (33.93%) Cisco Certification
11 18 (32.14%) MS Office
11 18 (32.14%) VMware
11 18 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
12 17 (30.36%) Avaya
13 16 (28.57%) CCNP
13 16 (28.57%) HP
13 16 (28.57%) Dell
14 15 (26.79%) IPsec
14 15 (26.79%) Windows Server 2008
15 14 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
15 14 (25.00%) SonicWALL
16 13 (23.21%) Linux
17 12 (21.43%) ITIL
17 12 (21.43%) Citrix
17 12 (21.43%) SAN
18 11 (19.64%) MetaFrame
18 11 (19.64%) Microsoft Certification

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 19 (33.93%) MS Exchange
2 14 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (12.50%) Lync
4 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (7.14%) IIS
5 1 (1.79%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 18 (32.14%) MS Office
2 10 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 10 (17.86%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (66.07%) Firewall
2 30 (53.57%) TCP/IP
3 26 (46.43%) DHCP
4 25 (44.64%) DNS
5 19 (33.93%) Ethernet
6 15 (26.79%) IPsec
7 12 (21.43%) SAN
8 10 (17.86%) SSL
8 10 (17.86%) Wireless
8 10 (17.86%) NAS
9 8 (14.29%) WAN
9 8 (14.29%) LAN
10 7 (12.50%) MPLS
11 6 (10.71%) OSPF
11 6 (10.71%) BGP
12 5 (8.93%) H.323
12 5 (8.93%) Network Security
12 5 (8.93%) IPv4
12 5 (8.93%) IPv6
13 4 (7.14%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
1 2 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 17 (30.36%) Analyst
3 14 (25.00%) Service Analyst
3 14 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 11 (19.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (17.86%) 2nd Line Support
5 10 (17.86%) Help Desk Support
5 10 (17.86%) Server Engineer
5 10 (17.86%) Help Desk Engineer
5 10 (17.86%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 10 (17.86%) Help Desk Support Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (8.93%) Designer
8 4 (7.14%) Senior Technical Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Consultant
8 4 (7.14%) Technical Support
8 4 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Senior Technical Support
8 4 (7.14%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.14%) XML
2 1 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) PDA
2 8 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 7 (12.50%) Blackberry
4 4 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (7.14%) Client/Server
4 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.36%) iPhone
5 3 (5.36%) iPad
5 3 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.57%) Replication
6 2 (3.57%) IVR
6 2 (3.57%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 45 (80.36%) Windows
2 28 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (35.71%) Windows XP
4 15 (26.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (23.21%) Linux
6 11 (19.64%) CentOS
7 10 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (17.86%) Windows Vista
8 7 (12.50%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.43%) ITIL
2 10 (17.86%) Service Management
2 10 (17.86%) Risk Management
2 10 (17.86%) Change Control
3 7 (12.50%) Network Management
3 7 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 7 (12.50%) CAD
4 6 (10.71%) Time Management
5 2 (3.57%) Problem Management
5 2 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (1.79%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.93%) SQL
2 4 (7.14%) C#
2 4 (7.14%) Java
2 4 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.57%) VBScript
3 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (33.93%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (28.57%) CCNP
3 11 (19.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (17.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (14.29%) Degree
6 7 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 6 (10.71%) Security Cleared
8 5 (8.93%) JNCIS
8 5 (8.93%) SC Cleared
8 5 (8.93%) CCNA
9 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.79%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.86%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 18 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (19.64%) MetaFrame
3 11 (19.64%) Terminal Services
4 10 (17.86%) vSphere
4 10 (17.86%) vCloud
5 7 (12.50%) UAG
6 2 (3.57%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 11 (19.64%) SCCM
2 7 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (7.14%) MOM
3 4 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (3.57%) NetBackup
4 2 (3.57%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.79%) WSUS
5 1 (1.79%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 23 (41.07%) Microsoft
2 19 (33.93%) Cisco
3 18 (32.14%) VMware
4 17 (30.36%) Avaya
5 16 (28.57%) HP
5 16 (28.57%) Dell
6 14 (25.00%) SonicWALL
7 12 (21.43%) Citrix
8 11 (19.64%) Apple
9 8 (14.29%) Juniper
10 7 (12.50%) Symantec
11 4 (7.14%) CheckPoint
12 3 (5.36%) Nortel
12 3 (5.36%) Tandberg
13 2 (3.57%) IBM
13 2 (3.57%) EMC
13 2 (3.57%) McAfee
13 2 (3.57%) Nokia
14 1 (1.79%) Lotus
14 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
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