The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 77 100
Rank change year-on-year +14 +23  
Permanent jobs citing VPN 52 40 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 3.59% 2.67% 2.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.77% 12.35% 11.56%
Number of salaries quoted 10 34 42
Median salary £33,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £33,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £62,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,750 £39,000
% change year-on-year -1.84% +4.48%  

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 277 324 424
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 19.13% 21.63% 17.62%
Number of salaries quoted 195 264 325
Median salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

VPN
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for VPN in Buckinghamshire

VPN
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VPN in Buckinghamshire

VPN
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +39 45 £33,500 +39.58% 3
Bletchley - 12 - -
High Wycombe +7 2 £70,000 +27.27% 3
Newport Pagnell - 1 £33,500 -
VPN
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 81 (72.97%) Windows
2 70 (63.06%) Microsoft Office
3 58 (52.25%) Citrix
4 54 (48.65%) Ticket Management
5 49 (44.14%) SLA
6 38 (34.23%) Back Office
7 34 (30.63%) Legal
8 31 (27.93%) Finance
9 30 (27.03%) Active Directory
10 29 (26.13%) Windows 7
11 26 (23.42%) Firewall
12 25 (22.52%) ITIL
13 22 (19.82%) LAN
14 21 (18.92%) Cisco
15 18 (16.22%) WAN
16 16 (14.41%) Windows Server 2012
17 15 (13.51%) Opscode Chef
17 15 (13.51%) Linux
17 15 (13.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
18 14 (12.61%) Nagios
18 14 (12.61%) Python
18 14 (12.61%) Ruby
18 14 (12.61%) Web Development
18 14 (12.61%) DevOps
18 14 (12.61%) Opsview
18 14 (12.61%) Bash Shell
18 14 (12.61%) SDLC
18 14 (12.61%) Task Automation
19 13 (11.71%) Budgeting and Forecasting
19 13 (11.71%) Two-Factor Authentication

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 10 (9.01%) SharePoint
2 9 (8.11%) SAS
3 7 (6.31%) IBM Notes
4 4 (3.60%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.80%) IIS
5 2 (1.80%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.90%) Apache
6 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.90%) nginx
6 1 (0.90%) Tomcat
Applications
1 70 (63.06%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.41%) Office 365
2 4 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.90%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.90%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.90%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (23.42%) Firewall
2 22 (19.82%) LAN
3 18 (16.22%) WAN
4 10 (9.01%) BIG-IP
4 10 (9.01%) TCP/IP
5 8 (7.21%) DHCP
5 8 (7.21%) DNS
6 7 (6.31%) VLAN
7 6 (5.41%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (4.50%) FTP
8 5 (4.50%) Wireless
9 4 (3.60%) IPv4
9 4 (3.60%) VoIP
10 3 (2.70%) BGP
10 3 (2.70%) OSPF
11 2 (1.80%) HTTP
11 2 (1.80%) HTTPS
11 2 (1.80%) Internet
11 2 (1.80%) MPLS
11 2 (1.80%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.80%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Ant
1 1 (0.90%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.90%) Jenkins
General
1 38 (34.23%) Back Office
2 34 (30.63%) Legal
3 31 (27.93%) Finance
4 7 (6.31%) Front Office
5 1 (0.90%) Automotive
5 1 (0.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (52.25%) Analyst
2 54 (48.65%) Service Analyst
3 36 (32.43%) Service Desk Analyst
4 21 (18.92%) Senior Analyst
5 20 (18.02%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
6 14 (12.61%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 11 (9.91%) Technical Leader
8 7 (6.31%) Administrator
8 7 (6.31%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (4.50%) Cloud Administrator
9 5 (4.50%) DevOps Administrator
9 5 (4.50%) Linux Administrator
9 5 (4.50%) Linux DevOps Administrator
9 5 (4.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 4 (3.60%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 4 (3.60%) Security Engineer
11 3 (2.70%) Network Architect
11 3 (2.70%) Network Manager
11 3 (2.70%) Network Security Engineer
11 3 (2.70%) Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.70%) Data Centre
1 3 (2.70%) Public Cloud
2 2 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.80%) Blackberry
2 2 (1.80%) Device Driver
3 1 (0.90%) iPad
3 1 (0.90%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 81 (72.97%) Windows
2 29 (26.13%) Windows 7
3 16 (14.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (13.51%) Linux
5 6 (5.41%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.70%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.90%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (48.65%) Ticket Management
2 25 (22.52%) ITIL
3 14 (12.61%) DevOps
3 14 (12.61%) SDLC
3 14 (12.61%) Task Automation
3 14 (12.61%) Web Development
4 13 (11.71%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 13 (11.71%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 13 (11.71%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 11 (9.91%) Case Management
5 11 (9.91%) Virtual Environments
6 8 (7.21%) Service Management
7 4 (3.60%) Network Design
7 4 (3.60%) Network Management
7 4 (3.60%) Problem Management
8 3 (2.70%) Information Security
8 3 (2.70%) Presales
9 2 (1.80%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (1.80%) Mobile Device Management
9 2 (1.80%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 14 (12.61%) Bash Shell
1 14 (12.61%) Python
1 14 (12.61%) Ruby
2 1 (0.90%) Java
2 1 (0.90%) Shell Script
2 1 (0.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (7.21%) CCNP
1 8 (7.21%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (5.41%) CCIE
3 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.80%) MCSE
5 1 (0.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (44.14%) SLA
2 15 (13.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 30 (27.03%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.50%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.90%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.90%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 15 (13.51%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (12.61%) Nagios
2 14 (12.61%) Opsview
3 13 (11.71%) Puppet
4 1 (0.90%) Ansible
4 1 (0.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 58 (52.25%) Citrix
2 21 (18.92%) Cisco
3 13 (11.71%) Remedy
4 12 (10.81%) F5
4 12 (10.81%) Juniper
5 10 (9.01%) Microsoft
6 9 (8.11%) Gemalto
7 7 (6.31%) Lotus
8 6 (5.41%) VMware
9 4 (3.60%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.80%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.80%) Sourcefire
11 1 (0.90%) Blue Coat
11 1 (0.90%) FireEye
11 1 (0.90%) GFI Software
11 1 (0.90%) Oracle
11 1 (0.90%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.90%) WatchGuard
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