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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Berkshire / Bracknell
Rank 46 53 62
Rank change year-on-year +7 +9  
Permanent jobs citing VPN 5 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 1.51% 1.60% 0.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.68% 5.76% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 4
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +33.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £45,000 £30,450
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £50,000 £36,700
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +8.10%  

VPN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bracknell
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 88 139 142
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 26.59% 27.80% 27.05%
Number of salaries quoted 63 124 99
Median salary £48,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell citing VPN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Bracknell

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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

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Salary Histogram in Bracknell

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Bracknell over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VPN in Bracknell

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 3 (42.86%) CCNP
4 3 (42.86%) CCDP
4 3 (42.86%) BGP
4 3 (42.86%) VoIP
4 3 (42.86%) Broadband
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
4 3 (42.86%) MPLS
5 2 (28.57%) Presales
5 2 (28.57%) Network Security
5 2 (28.57%) GENBAND
5 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
5 2 (28.57%) RIP
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
5 2 (28.57%) L2TP
5 2 (28.57%) CCNA
5 2 (28.57%) Network Design
5 2 (28.57%) JNCIP
5 2 (28.57%) Degree

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Top Related 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 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) LAN
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 3 (42.86%) BGP
4 3 (42.86%) Broadband
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (42.86%) MPLS
4 3 (42.86%) VoIP
5 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
5 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
5 2 (28.57%) Internet
5 2 (28.57%) L2TP
5 2 (28.57%) Network Security
5 2 (28.57%) RIP
6 1 (14.29%) DNS
6 1 (14.29%) SNMP
6 1 (14.29%) SSL
6 1 (14.29%) VLAN
6 1 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Support
2 1 (14.29%) Data Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Support
2 1 (14.29%) Network Support Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Network Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Presales Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (14.29%) e-Health
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Network Design
2 2 (28.57%) Presales
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 1 (14.29%) Kanban
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) SIEM
3 1 (14.29%) Software Optimisation
3 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) CCDP
2 3 (42.86%) CCNP
3 2 (28.57%) CCIE
3 2 (28.57%) CCNA
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) JNCIP
4 1 (14.29%) CCSE
4 1 (14.29%) CISSP
4 1 (14.29%) IISP
4 1 (14.29%) ISSAP
4 1 (14.29%) JNCIA
4 1 (14.29%) JNCIE
4 1 (14.29%) JNCIS
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
1 1 (14.29%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) QRadar
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) GENBAND
2 2 (28.57%) Juniper
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Forcepoint
3 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Splunk
3 1 (14.29%) Tufin
3 1 (14.29%) VMware