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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 71 82 48
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -34
Permanent jobs citing VPN 38 21 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.08% 1.87% 4.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.50% 12.57% 19.63%
Number of salaries quoted 34 20 42
Average salary £33,250 £26,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.88% -25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,650 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,550 £41,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
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
262 167 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 21.21% 14.86% 22.67%
Number of salaries quoted 213 123 203
Average salary £42,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,534 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +11 18 £39,750 +13.57% 1
Chippenham - 9 £24,000 - 1
Malmesbury - 1 £23,500 -
VPN
South West

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 53 (71.62%) Windows
2 48 (64.86%) Firewall
3 40 (54.05%) Active Directory
4 33 (44.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 33 (44.59%) TCP/IP
4 33 (44.59%) Microsoft
5 30 (40.54%) Cisco Certification
6 26 (35.14%) MS Office
7 25 (33.78%) DNS
7 25 (33.78%) DHCP
7 25 (33.78%) CCNP
8 24 (32.43%) Cisco
8 24 (32.43%) Windows XP
9 23 (31.08%) VMware
9 23 (31.08%) VMware Infrastructure
10 20 (27.03%) Windows Server 2008
10 20 (27.03%) IPsec
10 20 (27.03%) Ethernet
11 19 (25.68%) MS Exchange
11 19 (25.68%) Linux
12 18 (24.32%) Change Control
13 17 (22.97%) MS Excel
13 17 (22.97%) WAN
14 16 (21.62%) HP
14 16 (21.62%) Dell
14 16 (21.62%) SAN
14 16 (21.62%) Security Cleared
15 15 (20.27%) Avaya
15 15 (20.27%) Juniper
15 15 (20.27%) ITIL

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (25.68%) MS Exchange
2 14 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (9.46%) Lync
4 5 (6.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (6.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (6.76%) IIS
5 1 (1.35%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 26 (35.14%) MS Office
2 17 (22.97%) MS Excel
3 14 (18.92%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (64.86%) Firewall
2 33 (44.59%) TCP/IP
3 25 (33.78%) DNS
3 25 (33.78%) DHCP
4 20 (27.03%) Ethernet
4 20 (27.03%) IPsec
5 17 (22.97%) WAN
6 16 (21.62%) SAN
7 14 (18.92%) SSL
7 14 (18.92%) NAS
8 13 (17.57%) Network Security
9 10 (13.51%) Wireless
9 10 (13.51%) LAN
10 7 (9.46%) MPLS
11 6 (8.11%) OSPF
11 6 (8.11%) BGP
11 6 (8.11%) IPv4
11 6 (8.11%) IPv6
12 5 (6.76%) H.323
13 4 (5.41%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.41%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (4.05%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.70%) Finance
3 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (36.49%) Support Engineer
2 15 (20.27%) Analyst
2 15 (20.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (18.92%) Help Desk Support
3 14 (18.92%) Service Desk Analyst
3 14 (18.92%) Service Analyst
3 14 (18.92%) 2nd Line Support
3 14 (18.92%) Help Desk Engineer
3 14 (18.92%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 14 (18.92%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 10 (13.51%) Designer
4 10 (13.51%) Technical Support Engineer
4 10 (13.51%) Technical Engineer
4 10 (13.51%) Technical Support
5 8 (10.81%) Server Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (6.76%) Consultant
7 5 (6.76%) Security Designer
7 5 (6.76%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.41%) XML
2 1 (1.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) PDA
2 9 (12.16%) Computer Science
3 8 (10.81%) Blackberry
4 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.76%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (5.41%) Client/Server
6 4 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (4.05%) Cryptography
7 3 (4.05%) iPhone
7 3 (4.05%) iPad
8 2 (2.70%) Replication
9 1 (1.35%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 53 (71.62%) Windows
2 33 (44.59%) Windows Server 2003
3 24 (32.43%) Windows XP
4 20 (27.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (25.68%) Linux
6 14 (18.92%) Windows Vista
6 14 (18.92%) CentOS
6 14 (18.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (9.46%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.32%) Change Control
2 15 (20.27%) ITIL
3 14 (18.92%) Service Management
3 14 (18.92%) Risk Management
4 8 (10.81%) Network Management
5 7 (9.46%) Service Delivery
5 7 (9.46%) CAD
6 5 (6.76%) Time Management
7 3 (4.05%) Release Management
8 2 (2.70%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (1.35%) Supplier Management
9 1 (1.35%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.76%) SQL
2 4 (5.41%) C#
2 4 (5.41%) Java
2 4 (5.41%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.70%) VBScript
3 2 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (40.54%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (33.78%) CCNP
3 16 (21.62%) Security Cleared
4 14 (18.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 12 (16.22%) SC Cleared
6 11 (14.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (12.16%) JNCIS
7 9 (12.16%) Degree
8 7 (9.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (6.76%) CCNA
10 4 (5.41%) CCIE
11 1 (1.35%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.35%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (18.92%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (54.05%) Active Directory
2 23 (31.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (18.92%) vSphere
3 14 (18.92%) vCloud
4 11 (14.86%) MetaFrame
4 11 (14.86%) Terminal Services
5 7 (9.46%) UAG
6 2 (2.70%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 11 (14.86%) SCCM
2 7 (9.46%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (5.41%) MOM
3 4 (5.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (2.70%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.70%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.35%) WSUS
5 1 (1.35%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 33 (44.59%) Microsoft
2 24 (32.43%) Cisco
3 23 (31.08%) VMware
4 16 (21.62%) HP
4 16 (21.62%) Dell
5 15 (20.27%) Avaya
5 15 (20.27%) Juniper
6 14 (18.92%) SonicWALL
7 12 (16.22%) Citrix
8 11 (14.86%) Apple
9 7 (9.46%) Symantec
9 7 (9.46%) McAfee
10 6 (8.11%) CheckPoint
10 6 (8.11%) Sourcefire
11 3 (4.05%) Tandberg
11 3 (4.05%) Blue Coat
12 2 (2.70%) IBM
12 2 (2.70%) EMC
13 1 (1.35%) Nortel
13 1 (1.35%) Nokia
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum + ben+training
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £48000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago