Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 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)
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 74 73
Rank change year-on-year +31 -1 +4
Permanent jobs citing VPN 32 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 5.80% 1.03% 2.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.70% 3.55% 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 23
Bracknell median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +5.26% +35.71%
10th Percentile £28,500 £21,250 £32,000
90th Percentile £43,750 £68,750 £69,450
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -13.64% +10.00% +29.87%

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 Bracknell with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bracknell
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 141 197 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 25.54% 29.06% 29.84%
Number of salaries quoted 88 160 219
Bracknell median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +8.84%
10th Percentile £23,013 £27,425 £26,450
90th Percentile £55,225 £57,500 £56,000
Berkshire median annual salary £45,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year -9.00% +4.17% +9.09%

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

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

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Bracknell

VPN
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Salary trend for VPN in Bracknell

VPN
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

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

Salary histogram for VPN in Bracknell

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 Bracknell region with a requirement for VPN.

1 31 (96.88%) Cisco
1 31 (96.88%) Cisco ASA
2 27 (84.38%) IPsec
3 21 (65.63%) VLAN
3 21 (65.63%) ITIL
3 21 (65.63%) TCP/IP
4 20 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (59.38%) SSL
6 18 (56.25%) Firewall
7 17 (53.13%) BGP
7 17 (53.13%) Project Management
7 17 (53.13%) CCNP
7 17 (53.13%) Network Security
7 17 (53.13%) Time Management
7 17 (53.13%) Data Centre
8 14 (43.75%) MPLS
8 14 (43.75%) Security Management
9 13 (40.63%) Wireless
9 13 (40.63%) Brocade
9 13 (40.63%) Network Design
9 13 (40.63%) Sourcefire
9 13 (40.63%) Migration
9 13 (40.63%) Service Delivery
9 13 (40.63%) Billing
9 13 (40.63%) OSPF
9 13 (40.63%) CheckPoint
9 13 (40.63%) HP
9 13 (40.63%) Cisco Prime
9 13 (40.63%) SNMP
9 13 (40.63%) Ethernet

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 8 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (96.88%) Cisco ASA
2 27 (84.38%) IPsec
3 21 (65.63%) TCP/IP
3 21 (65.63%) VLAN
4 19 (59.38%) SSL
5 18 (56.25%) Firewall
6 17 (53.13%) BGP
6 17 (53.13%) Network Security
7 14 (43.75%) MPLS
8 13 (40.63%) Cisco ISE
8 13 (40.63%) Cisco Nexus
8 13 (40.63%) Ethernet
8 13 (40.63%) OSPF
8 13 (40.63%) SNMP
8 13 (40.63%) Wireless
9 8 (25.00%) DNS
10 5 (15.63%) VoIP
11 4 (12.50%) LAN
11 4 (12.50%) RIP
11 4 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 13 (40.63%) Billing
2 4 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Administrator
1 8 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
1 8 (25.00%) Windows Administrator
1 8 (25.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 4 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Firewall Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Security Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) SOC Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Systems Support
5 1 (3.13%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (3.13%) 1st Line Technical Support
5 1 (3.13%) IT Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) IT Security Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) IT Support
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 17 (53.13%) Data Centre
2 13 (40.63%) FlexPod
3 4 (12.50%) Machine to Machine
4 3 (9.38%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Windows
2 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) ITIL
2 17 (53.13%) Project Management
2 17 (53.13%) Time Management
3 14 (43.75%) Security Management
4 13 (40.63%) Application Performance Management
4 13 (40.63%) Converged Infrastructure
4 13 (40.63%) ITIL V3
4 13 (40.63%) Line Management
4 13 (40.63%) Load Balancing
4 13 (40.63%) Mentoring
4 13 (40.63%) Migration
4 13 (40.63%) Network Design
4 13 (40.63%) Performance Management
4 13 (40.63%) Presales
4 13 (40.63%) Service Delivery
4 13 (40.63%) SIEM
5 4 (12.50%) Creative Thinking
5 4 (12.50%) High Availability
5 4 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (9.38%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (53.13%) CCNP
3 8 (25.00%) Degree
4 4 (12.50%) CCDP
4 4 (12.50%) CCIE
5 3 (9.38%) CCNA
5 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
5 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.13%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (40.63%) QA
2 12 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (12.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 8 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (40.63%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (9.38%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 31 (96.88%) Cisco
2 13 (40.63%) Aruba
2 13 (40.63%) Brocade
2 13 (40.63%) CheckPoint
2 13 (40.63%) F5
2 13 (40.63%) Fortinet
2 13 (40.63%) HP
2 13 (40.63%) Meraki
2 13 (40.63%) SolarWinds
2 13 (40.63%) Sourcefire
3 8 (25.00%) VMware
4 6 (18.75%) Palo Alto
5 4 (12.50%) BT
5 4 (12.50%) GENBAND
5 4 (12.50%) Oracle
6 3 (9.38%) Juniper
6 3 (9.38%) LogRhythm
6 3 (9.38%) ScanSafe
7 2 (6.25%) Microsoft