Period
to 23 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 23 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
23 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 47 90 142
Rank change year-on-year +43 +52 +19
Permanent jobs citing VPN 12 32 11
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.34% 2.09% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.63% 12.08% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 11 31 4
Median annual salary £27,500 £45,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.89% +10.43% +16.43%
10th Percentile £26,250 £36,250 £22,300
90th Percentile £41,000 £60,000 £63,950
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £27,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -38.89% +2.27% +25.71%

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 Cambridge with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 95 265 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 18.55% 17.29% 16.96%
Number of salaries quoted 67 189 246
Median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £48,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +3.63% -3.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,450 £26,250
90th Percentile £69,250 £63,750 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Cambridge

VPN
Salary Trend in Cambridge

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VPN in Cambridge.

Salary trend for VPN in Cambridge

VPN
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Salary distribution for jobs citing VPN in Cambridge over the 6 months to 23 September 2020.

Salary histogram for VPN in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 September 2020, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for VPN.

1 12 (100.00%) VoIP
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
1 12 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (100.00%) Azure
2 10 (83.33%) AWS
2 10 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 10 (83.33%) Cybersecurity
2 10 (83.33%) Mimecast
2 10 (83.33%) Network Security
2 10 (83.33%) VMware Workstation
2 10 (83.33%) Management Information System
2 10 (83.33%) Wi-Fi
2 10 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 10 (83.33%) SLA
2 10 (83.33%) Internet
2 10 (83.33%) Sophos
2 10 (83.33%) Service Management
2 10 (83.33%) WAN
2 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) LAN
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) DHCP
4 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (16.67%) DNS

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Cloud Services
1 12 (100.00%) Azure
2 10 (83.33%) AWS
2 10 (83.33%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
1 12 (100.00%) VoIP
2 10 (83.33%) Internet
2 10 (83.33%) LAN
2 10 (83.33%) Network Security
2 10 (83.33%) WAN
2 10 (83.33%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (16.67%) DHCP
3 2 (16.67%) DNS
3 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 10 (83.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Administrator
1 10 (83.33%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (41.67%) IT Administrator
2 5 (41.67%) IT Systems Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Azure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
1 10 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Cybersecurity
1 10 (83.33%) Service Management
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (83.33%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 10 (83.33%) VMware Workstation
3 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) Sophos
3 2 (16.67%) Aruba
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) Veeam