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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 64 61 58
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing VPN 36 39 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.14% 3.18% 3.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.79% 16.39% 24.11%
Number of salaries quoted 35 38 32
Average salary £42,500 £25,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.21% -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
261 238 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 22.79% 19.43% 14.43%
Number of salaries quoted 235 206 123
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +10 8 £55,000 +94.69% 4
Chippenham +4 8 £39,500 +71.73%
Malmesbury -3 5 £45,000 +91.48%
Corsham - 1 £38,500 -
Salisbury - 1 £40,000 -
VPN
South West

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 55 (70.51%) Firewall
2 53 (67.95%) Cisco
3 46 (58.97%) Windows
4 42 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
5 41 (52.56%) TCP/IP
5 41 (52.56%) WAN
6 40 (51.28%) CCNA
7 31 (39.74%) MPLS
8 29 (37.18%) LAN
9 24 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
9 24 (30.77%) DNS
9 24 (30.77%) VMware
9 24 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 20 (25.64%) WLAN
10 20 (25.64%) MS Exchange
10 20 (25.64%) Juniper
10 20 (25.64%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (24.36%) Wireless
12 18 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
12 18 (23.08%) DHCP
12 18 (23.08%) CCNP
13 17 (21.79%) MCSE
14 16 (20.51%) Active Directory
15 15 (19.23%) Video Conferencing
15 15 (19.23%) Data Centre
16 14 (17.95%) Windows 7
17 13 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
18 12 (15.38%) VLAN
18 12 (15.38%) Telecoms
18 12 (15.38%) SAN

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 20 (25.64%) MS Exchange
2 12 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (10.26%) SharePoint
3 8 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.56%) Lync
5 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (5.13%) MS Office
2 3 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 55 (70.51%) Firewall
2 41 (52.56%) WAN
2 41 (52.56%) TCP/IP
3 31 (39.74%) MPLS
4 29 (37.18%) LAN
5 24 (30.77%) DNS
6 20 (25.64%) WLAN
7 19 (24.36%) Wireless
8 18 (23.08%) DHCP
9 12 (15.38%) SAN
9 12 (15.38%) VLAN
10 11 (14.10%) BGP
11 10 (12.82%) IPsec
12 9 (11.54%) Ethernet
12 9 (11.54%) VoIP
12 9 (11.54%) Cisco ASA
13 7 (8.97%) SSL
13 7 (8.97%) Wi-Fi
14 5 (6.41%) OSPF
14 5 (6.41%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 6 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.28%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (1.28%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (34.62%) Network Engineer
2 23 (29.49%) Analyst
3 21 (26.92%) Team Leader
4 16 (20.51%) Network Team Leader
5 14 (17.95%) Network Analyst
6 12 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (8.97%) Support Analyst
8 6 (7.69%) Technical Support
8 6 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (6.41%) Technical Team Leader
9 5 (6.41%) Support Team Leader
9 5 (6.41%) Desktop Analyst
9 5 (6.41%) Technical Support Team Leader
9 5 (6.41%) Technical Leader
9 5 (6.41%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 5 (6.41%) Desktop Support
10 4 (5.13%) Network Consultant
10 4 (5.13%) Consultant
10 4 (5.13%) Support Engineer
11 3 (3.85%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.41%) Web Services
2 1 (1.28%) LAMP
2 1 (1.28%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.23%) Video Conferencing
1 15 (19.23%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.41%) BYOD
3 5 (6.41%) EqualLogic
4 3 (3.85%) iPhone
4 3 (3.85%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.28%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 46 (58.97%) Windows
2 24 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
2 24 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (25.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (17.95%) Windows 7
5 8 (10.26%) Linux
6 7 (8.97%) Windows 8
7 5 (6.41%) Windows XP
7 5 (6.41%) CentOS
7 5 (6.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.28%) Debian
8 1 (1.28%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.28%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.28%) Android
8 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (14.10%) Service Management
1 11 (14.10%) ITIL
2 10 (12.82%) Load Balancing
3 7 (8.97%) ITSM
4 6 (7.69%) Network Design
4 6 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (6.41%) Service Delivery
6 4 (5.13%) Network Management
7 3 (3.85%) Change Management
7 3 (3.85%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.56%) Time Management
8 2 (2.56%) Migration
8 2 (2.56%) Benchmarking
8 2 (2.56%) ITIL V3
9 1 (1.28%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.28%) Logistics
9 1 (1.28%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.28%) Capacity Management
9 1 (1.28%) Analytics
9 1 (1.28%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (51.28%) CCNA
3 18 (23.08%) CCNP
3 18 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (21.79%) MCSE
5 2 (2.56%) MCSA
5 2 (2.56%) HP ASE
5 2 (2.56%) HP MASE
5 2 (2.56%) Check Point Certification
5 2 (2.56%) CCSE
5 2 (2.56%) MCDST
5 2 (2.56%) Degree
5 2 (2.56%) CCENT
6 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.10%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (20.51%) Active Directory
2 13 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (15.38%) vSphere
4 5 (6.41%) vCloud
4 5 (6.41%) VMware ESX
5 3 (3.85%) BitLocker
6 1 (1.28%) UAG
6 1 (1.28%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.28%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (3.85%) SCCM
2 1 (1.28%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.28%) Cisco LMS
2 1 (1.28%) Opsview
2 1 (1.28%) Nagios
Vendors
1 53 (67.95%) Cisco
2 24 (30.77%) VMware
3 20 (25.64%) Juniper
4 11 (14.10%) SonicWALL
4 11 (14.10%) Avaya
5 9 (11.54%) Dell
6 7 (8.97%) Microsoft
7 6 (7.69%) CheckPoint
8 5 (6.41%) Citrix
8 5 (6.41%) Barracuda Networks
9 4 (5.13%) Riverbed
9 4 (5.13%) McAfee
10 3 (3.85%) HP
10 3 (3.85%) ServiceNow
11 2 (2.56%) Trapeze
11 2 (2.56%) Meraki
11 2 (2.56%) Dell Compellent
11 2 (2.56%) IronPort
11 2 (2.56%) ProCurve
11 2 (2.56%) Tripwire
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