Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for VPN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VPN over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 48 -
Rank change year-on-year +12 - +52
Permanent jobs citing VPN 5 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 1.98% 2.87% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.25% 13.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 50 0
Bedford median annual salary £38,500 £51,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.88% - -
Bedfordshire median annual salary £32,500 £48,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year -32.29% -2.04% +35.17%

VPN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bedford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 69 75 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 27.38% 21.49% 17.64%
Number of salaries quoted 52 66 80
Bedford median annual salary £48,750 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -14.29% +50.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £33,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £66,250 £66,250
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +4.17% +28.00%

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing VPN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Bedford

VPN
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VPN in Bedford.

Salary trend for VPN in Bedford

VPN
Salary Histogram in Bedford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Bedford over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VPN in Bedford

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing VPN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for VPN.

1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) Fintech
3 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) Network Management
3 2 (40.00%) F5
3 2 (40.00%) HSRP
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Apache
3 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) SSL
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) DWDM
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) OSPF
3 2 (40.00%) Remedy

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) BGP
2 2 (40.00%) DWDM
2 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (40.00%) HSRP
2 2 (40.00%) MPLS
2 2 (40.00%) OSPF
2 2 (40.00%) SSL
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) IT Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Network Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Server Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Fintech
2 1 (20.00%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Network Management
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Database Optimisation
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) F5
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) Juniper
1 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
1 2 (40.00%) Remedy
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft