Period
to 22 July 2018

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 6 months to 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 72 115
Rank change year-on-year -17 +43 +14
Permanent jobs citing VPN 78 110 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.75% 3.73% 1.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.63% 20.00% 9.08%
Number of salaries quoted 67 24 47
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £35,000 £36,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.45% -27.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £22,650 £19,625 £22,900
90th Percentile £52,730 £56,875 £67,500
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% -

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 533 550 672
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 18.78% 18.67% 20.77%
Number of salaries quoted 389 391 537
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,000 £23,050
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

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 6 months to 22 July 2018.

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 6 months to 22 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -14 57 £37,500 -21.05% 2
High Wycombe +7 9 £34,000 -46.67% 3
Marlow +6 9 £23,500 +17.50%
VPN
South East

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT jobs citing VPN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 47 (60.26%) Windows
2 40 (51.28%) Microsoft Office
3 34 (43.59%) Cisco
4 29 (37.18%) Microsoft
5 28 (35.90%) Firewall
6 25 (32.05%) SLA
7 24 (30.77%) Finance
8 23 (29.49%) Citrix
8 23 (29.49%) ITIL
9 21 (26.92%) Active Directory
10 20 (25.64%) TCP/IP
11 18 (23.08%) Telecoms
11 18 (23.08%) Office 365
12 17 (21.79%) LAN
12 17 (21.79%) WAN
13 15 (19.23%) Back Office
13 15 (19.23%) Data Centre
13 15 (19.23%) Ticket Management
14 14 (17.95%) VMware
14 14 (17.95%) Project Management
14 14 (17.95%) DNS
15 12 (15.38%) DHCP
15 12 (15.38%) Microsoft Project
15 12 (15.38%) Juniper
15 12 (15.38%) Financial Institution
15 12 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
15 12 (15.38%) Hedge funds
16 11 (14.10%) VMware Infrastructure
16 11 (14.10%) Windows Server
16 11 (14.10%) IPsec

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 3 (3.85%) MS Exchange
1 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 40 (51.28%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (15.38%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Workfront
2 2 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.56%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 18 (23.08%) Office 365
2 9 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (35.90%) Firewall
2 20 (25.64%) TCP/IP
3 17 (21.79%) LAN
3 17 (21.79%) WAN
4 14 (17.95%) DNS
5 12 (15.38%) DHCP
6 11 (14.10%) IPsec
7 10 (12.82%) MPLS
8 8 (10.26%) SSL
8 8 (10.26%) VLAN
9 7 (8.97%) HTTP
9 7 (8.97%) VoIP
10 5 (6.41%) SMTP
10 5 (6.41%) TACACS
10 5 (6.41%) Wireless
11 4 (5.13%) ATM
11 4 (5.13%) DMVPN
11 4 (5.13%) Ethernet
11 4 (5.13%) Wireshark
11 4 (5.13%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (30.77%) Finance
2 18 (23.08%) Telecoms
3 15 (19.23%) Back Office
4 12 (15.38%) Financial Institution
5 9 (11.54%) Law
6 3 (3.85%) French Language
7 2 (2.56%) Electronics
7 2 (2.56%) Legal
8 1 (1.28%) German Language
8 1 (1.28%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 33 (42.31%) Analyst
2 19 (24.36%) Senior Analyst
3 15 (19.23%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
3 15 (19.23%) Service Analyst
3 15 (19.23%) Service Desk Analyst
4 14 (17.95%) Network Engineer
4 14 (17.95%) Support Analyst
5 9 (11.54%) Desktop Analyst
5 9 (11.54%) Desktop Support
5 9 (11.54%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 8 (10.26%) Administrator
7 6 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 6 (7.69%) IT Support
8 5 (6.41%) IT Analyst
8 5 (6.41%) IT Support Analyst
8 5 (6.41%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (5.13%) Junior Project Manager
9 4 (5.13%) Network Manager
9 4 (5.13%) Network Project Manager
9 4 (5.13%) Security Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.13%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.23%) Data Centre
2 12 (15.38%) Hedge funds
3 9 (11.54%) iPhone
4 6 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.69%) Management Information System
5 5 (6.41%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.56%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.28%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 47 (60.26%) Windows
2 11 (14.10%) Linux
2 11 (14.10%) Windows Server
3 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.85%) Mac OS
4 3 (3.85%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.49%) ITIL
2 15 (19.23%) Ticket Management
3 14 (17.95%) Project Management
4 12 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (11.54%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (8.97%) Change Management
7 6 (7.69%) Patch Management
7 6 (7.69%) Service Delivery
7 6 (7.69%) SIEM
8 5 (6.41%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (6.41%) Load Balancing
8 5 (6.41%) Time Management
9 4 (5.13%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 4 (5.13%) Security Management
9 4 (5.13%) Threat Management
9 4 (5.13%) Two-Factor Authentication
9 4 (5.13%) Virtual Environments
9 4 (5.13%) Vulnerability Management
10 3 (3.85%) Process Improvement
10 3 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.41%) SQL
2 4 (5.13%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.28%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (12.82%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (7.69%) CCNP
2 6 (7.69%) Degree
3 5 (6.41%) CCNA
4 4 (5.13%) CCAA
4 4 (5.13%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (5.13%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.56%) CEH
5 2 (2.56%) CISSP
5 2 (2.56%) GCIA
5 2 (2.56%) GCIH
5 2 (2.56%) GIAC
5 2 (2.56%) GSEC
6 1 (1.28%) MCP
6 1 (1.28%) MCSA
6 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (32.05%) SLA
2 5 (6.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (26.92%) Active Directory
2 11 (14.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (10.26%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.13%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (5.13%) vSphere
4 4 (5.13%) XenApp
4 4 (5.13%) XenDesktop
5 3 (3.85%) Terminal Services
5 3 (3.85%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.28%) Docker
6 1 (1.28%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (8.97%) SCCM
2 4 (5.13%) EdgeSight
3 3 (3.85%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (2.56%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.28%) QRadar
5 1 (1.28%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 34 (43.59%) Cisco
2 29 (37.18%) Microsoft
3 23 (29.49%) Citrix
4 14 (17.95%) VMware
5 12 (15.38%) Juniper
6 6 (7.69%) McAfee
7 5 (6.41%) WatchGuard
8 4 (5.13%) ServiceNow
8 4 (5.13%) SolarWinds
9 3 (3.85%) SAP
10 2 (2.56%) JD Edwards
10 2 (2.56%) Oracle
10 2 (2.56%) White Clarke
11 1 (1.28%) Draytek
11 1 (1.28%) F5
11 1 (1.28%) HP
11 1 (1.28%) Meraki
11 1 (1.28%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.28%) Tripwire
11 1 (1.28%) Unisys