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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 97 91
Rank change year-on-year +42 -6  
Permanent jobs citing VPN 59 28 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 4.21% 1.60% 2.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.98% 8.26% 12.80%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 36
Median salary £47,500 £41,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.45% -7.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £23,550 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -3.75% +6.66%  

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 246 339 328
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 17.56% 19.37% 16.25%
Number of salaries quoted 178 271 244
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +40 42 £47,500 +14.45% 6
Bletchley - 7 - -
Aylesbury +21 3 £45,000 +25.87% 2
Marlow -10 2 £20,000 -16.66%
High Wycombe -1 1 - - 2
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 48 (48.00%) Cisco
2 44 (44.00%) LAN
3 40 (40.00%) Windows
4 36 (36.00%) WAN
5 34 (34.00%) Firewall
6 33 (33.00%) ITIL
7 32 (32.00%) CCNP
7 32 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
8 31 (31.00%) MS Office
9 30 (30.00%) Active Directory
10 28 (28.00%) DNS
10 28 (28.00%) DHCP
11 26 (26.00%) SLA
12 24 (24.00%) Wireless
12 24 (24.00%) Cisco Nexus
13 22 (22.00%) Finance
13 22 (22.00%) VoIP
14 21 (21.00%) TCP/IP
14 21 (21.00%) CCIE
15 19 (19.00%) F5
16 18 (18.00%) VLAN
16 18 (18.00%) Bash Shell
16 18 (18.00%) Opscode Chef
16 18 (18.00%) Opsview
16 18 (18.00%) SDLC
16 18 (18.00%) Ruby
16 18 (18.00%) Web Development
16 18 (18.00%) Citrix
16 18 (18.00%) Nagios
16 18 (18.00%) FTP

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 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 9 (9.00%) SAS
3 7 (7.00%) IBM Notes
4 2 (2.00%) IIS
4 2 (2.00%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 31 (31.00%) MS Office
2 2 (2.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.00%) Office 365
2 2 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.00%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (2.00%) Amazon S3
2 2 (2.00%) CloudFront
2 2 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (44.00%) LAN
2 36 (36.00%) WAN
3 34 (34.00%) Firewall
4 28 (28.00%) DHCP
4 28 (28.00%) DNS
5 24 (24.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 24 (24.00%) Wireless
6 22 (22.00%) VoIP
7 21 (21.00%) TCP/IP
8 18 (18.00%) FTP
8 18 (18.00%) VLAN
9 17 (17.00%) IPv4
10 15 (15.00%) BIG-IP
11 11 (11.00%) MPLS
12 10 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
13 8 (8.00%) Network Security
14 7 (7.00%) BGP
14 7 (7.00%) IPsec
14 7 (7.00%) OSPF
15 6 (6.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 22 (22.00%) Finance
2 14 (14.00%) Back Office
3 10 (10.00%) Legal
4 7 (7.00%) Front Office
5 6 (6.00%) Telecoms
6 5 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (32.00%) Analyst
2 20 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 18 (18.00%) Technical Leader
4 16 (16.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 16 (16.00%) Senior Analyst
5 13 (13.00%) Network Analyst
6 12 (12.00%) Administrator
7 10 (10.00%) Cloud Administrator
7 10 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
7 10 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
7 10 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
8 9 (9.00%) Architect
8 9 (9.00%) Cisco Analyst
8 9 (9.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
8 9 (9.00%) Network Architect
8 9 (9.00%) Senior Network Analyst
9 8 (8.00%) DevOps Administrator
9 8 (8.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
9 8 (8.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 7 (7.00%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.00%) CSS
1 1 (1.00%) HTML
1 1 (1.00%) J2EE
1 1 (1.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 40 (40.00%) Windows
2 18 (18.00%) Linux
3 17 (17.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (14.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (4.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.00%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (33.00%) ITIL
2 18 (18.00%) SDLC
2 18 (18.00%) Web Development
3 17 (17.00%) Network Management
3 17 (17.00%) Problem Management
3 17 (17.00%) Ticket Management
4 16 (16.00%) DevOps
5 13 (13.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 13 (13.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 13 (13.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 12 (12.00%) ITIL V3
7 7 (7.00%) Service Management
8 4 (4.00%) Network Design
9 3 (3.00%) Customer Engagement
9 3 (3.00%) Information Security
9 3 (3.00%) Time Management
10 2 (2.00%) Cybersecurity
10 2 (2.00%) Logistics
10 2 (2.00%) Mobile Device Management
10 2 (2.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 18 (18.00%) Bash Shell
1 18 (18.00%) Python
1 18 (18.00%) Ruby
2 2 (2.00%) SQL
3 1 (1.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (32.00%) CCNP
1 32 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (21.00%) CCIE
3 3 (3.00%) MCSE
3 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (26.00%) SLA
2 15 (15.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 30 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.00%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 18 (18.00%) Nagios
1 18 (18.00%) Opscode Chef
1 18 (18.00%) Opsview
2 17 (17.00%) Puppet
3 5 (5.00%) FortiGate
4 3 (3.00%) SCCM
4 3 (3.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 48 (48.00%) Cisco
2 19 (19.00%) F5
3 18 (18.00%) Citrix
4 17 (17.00%) SolarWinds
5 14 (14.00%) Juniper
6 13 (13.00%) Remedy
7 12 (12.00%) CheckPoint
8 9 (9.00%) Gemalto
9 7 (7.00%) Lotus
10 5 (5.00%) Aruba
10 5 (5.00%) Avaya
10 5 (5.00%) Microsoft
11 3 (3.00%) Blue Coat
12 2 (2.00%) Mitel
12 2 (2.00%) Riverbed
12 2 (2.00%) VMware
13 1 (1.00%) FireEye
13 1 (1.00%) GFI Software
13 1 (1.00%) WatchGuard
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £33,000 to £42,000 per annum Superb base with first class bonus a
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Superb base with first class bonus a
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
GM Financial
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £48k - 50k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Plan-Net
Salary: Unspecified Competitive rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Plan-net
Salary: Competitive rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Plan-Net
Salary: Competitive rate
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + flexi- working,26 hols, pen
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago