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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 63 81 57
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -24
Permanent jobs citing VPN 35 17 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.20% 1.69% 3.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 10.43% 16.73%
Number of salaries quoted 34 14 43
Average salary £35,000 £24,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £56,450 £43,650 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
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
245 163 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 22.42% 16.25% 21.71%
Number of salaries quoted 209 130 232
Average salary £38,500 £38,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £62,500
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 January 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 23 January 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 +12 17 £35,000 -18.12% 1
Chippenham +4 9 £25,000 +2.04%
Trowbridge - 3 £35,000 -
VPN
South West

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (64.29%) Firewall
2 39 (55.71%) Windows
3 35 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (41.43%) CCNP
5 27 (38.57%) Microsoft
6 26 (37.14%) Active Directory
7 25 (35.71%) Cisco
8 24 (34.29%) WAN
8 24 (34.29%) TCP/IP
9 23 (32.86%) Linux
9 23 (32.86%) Security Cleared
10 22 (31.43%) IPsec
11 21 (30.00%) VMware
11 21 (30.00%) MS Office
11 21 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 20 (28.57%) DNS
13 19 (27.14%) Windows Server 2003
14 18 (25.71%) Juniper
14 18 (25.71%) Network Security
15 17 (24.29%) DHCP
16 16 (22.86%) SAN
16 16 (22.86%) SC Cleared
16 16 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
17 15 (21.43%) ITIL
17 15 (21.43%) Ethernet
18 14 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 14 (20.00%) LAN
18 14 (20.00%) SSL
18 14 (20.00%) Windows XP
18 14 (20.00%) CentOS

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (17.14%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (10.00%) Lync
3 5 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (7.14%) IIS
3 5 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 21 (30.00%) MS Office
2 12 (17.14%) MS Excel
3 7 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (64.29%) Firewall
2 24 (34.29%) WAN
2 24 (34.29%) TCP/IP
3 22 (31.43%) IPsec
4 20 (28.57%) DNS
5 18 (25.71%) Network Security
6 17 (24.29%) DHCP
7 16 (22.86%) SAN
8 15 (21.43%) Ethernet
9 14 (20.00%) LAN
9 14 (20.00%) SSL
9 14 (20.00%) NAS
10 11 (15.71%) VoIP
11 10 (14.29%) MPLS
12 8 (11.43%) Wireless
13 6 (8.57%) ATM
14 5 (7.14%) IPv4
14 5 (7.14%) IPv6
14 5 (7.14%) HTTP
15 4 (5.71%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
General
1 9 (12.86%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.71%) Finance
3 3 (4.29%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.29%) Retail
4 2 (2.86%) German Language
Job Titles
1 18 (25.71%) Support Engineer
2 15 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (17.14%) Designer
3 12 (17.14%) Network Engineer
4 9 (12.86%) Analyst
5 8 (11.43%) Technical Support
6 7 (10.00%) Help Desk Engineer
6 7 (10.00%) Service Analyst
6 7 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
6 7 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 7 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (10.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
7 6 (8.57%) Senior Designer
7 6 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (8.57%) Network Designer
7 6 (8.57%) Technical Engineer
7 6 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (8.57%) Technical Support Engineer
8 5 (7.14%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.86%) XML
2 1 (1.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.86%) Blackberry
2 7 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.71%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (4.29%) PDA
4 3 (4.29%) iPad
4 3 (4.29%) iPhone
5 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.86%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.86%) Cryptography
5 2 (2.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 39 (55.71%) Windows
2 23 (32.86%) Linux
3 19 (27.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 14 (20.00%) CentOS
5 14 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (10.00%) Windows Vista
6 7 (10.00%) Windows 7
7 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.43%) ITIL
2 12 (17.14%) Change Control
3 9 (12.86%) Service Delivery
4 7 (10.00%) Service Management
4 7 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 7 (10.00%) CAD
5 5 (7.14%) Network Management
6 4 (5.71%) Time Management
7 3 (4.29%) Load Balancing
7 3 (4.29%) Release Management
7 3 (4.29%) High Availability
8 2 (2.86%) Cyber Security
8 2 (2.86%) Supplier Management
8 2 (2.86%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (1.43%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.14%) SQL
2 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.86%) VBScript
2 2 (2.86%) C#
2 2 (2.86%) Java
2 2 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 35 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (41.43%) CCNP
3 23 (32.86%) Security Cleared
4 16 (22.86%) SC Cleared
5 14 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (14.29%) CCNA
6 10 (14.29%) Degree
7 9 (12.86%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (11.43%) JNCIS
9 7 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (7.14%) CCIE
10 5 (7.14%) DV Cleared
11 4 (5.71%) JNCIA
12 2 (2.86%) MCSE
13 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (37.14%) Active Directory
2 21 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (20.00%) vSphere
3 14 (20.00%) vCloud
4 7 (10.00%) MetaFrame
4 7 (10.00%) Terminal Services
4 7 (10.00%) UAG
5 2 (2.86%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 9 (12.86%) SCCM
2 7 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.86%) MOM
3 2 (2.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (2.86%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.86%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.43%) WSUS
4 1 (1.43%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 27 (38.57%) Microsoft
2 25 (35.71%) Cisco
3 21 (30.00%) VMware
4 18 (25.71%) Juniper
5 10 (14.29%) McAfee
6 9 (12.86%) HP
6 9 (12.86%) Dell
6 9 (12.86%) Avaya
7 8 (11.43%) Citrix
8 7 (10.00%) SonicWALL
8 7 (10.00%) Sourcefire
8 7 (10.00%) Apple
8 7 (10.00%) Symantec
9 6 (8.57%) CheckPoint
10 3 (4.29%) Blue Coat
11 2 (2.86%) Polycom
11 2 (2.86%) IBM
11 2 (2.86%) EMC
12 1 (1.43%) BT
12 1 (1.43%) Nokia
Wiltshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £48,000 per annum Plus flexible benfits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago