Period
to 19 August 2018

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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 161 122
Rank change year-on-year +10 -39 -12
Permanent jobs citing VPN 8 14 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.31% 0.52% 1.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.94% 2.42% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 32
Cambridge median annual salary £29,750 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.49% +4.29% -22.22%
10th Percentile £21,325 £31,825 £28,775
90th Percentile £57,800 £43,375 £53,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £44,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% -8.05%

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 413 578 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 16.13% 21.36% 21.03%
Number of salaries quoted 246 477 437
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,000 £27,200
90th Percentile £67,500 £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 percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Cambridge

VPN
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for VPN in Cambridge

VPN
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Cambridge over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for VPN in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for VPN.

1 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Office 365
3 5 (62.50%) Remote Desktop
3 5 (62.50%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (50.00%) Vendor Relationship Management
4 4 (50.00%) MobileIron
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (50.00%) ServiceNow
4 4 (50.00%) WebEx
4 4 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (50.00%) CSS
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL
4 4 (50.00%) MCP
4 4 (50.00%) Windows 2000
4 4 (50.00%) MCSE
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 4 (50.00%) MS Visio
4 4 (50.00%) HP
4 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (50.00%) Change Management
4 4 (50.00%) SLA
4 4 (50.00%) Adobe
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (50.00%) Peregrine
4 4 (50.00%) Acrobat

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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Acrobat
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
1 4 (50.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) IaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) PaaS
2 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (50.00%) Internet
2 4 (50.00%) WebEx
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) DHCP
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
5 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
5 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
5 1 (12.50%) Network Security
5 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (12.50%) VLAN
5 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Azure Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) iPad
1 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Mac OS
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 2000
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (50.00%) Change Management
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (50.00%) Information Management
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) ITSM
2 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (50.00%) Statistics
2 4 (50.00%) Vendor Relationship Management
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 1 (12.50%) Network Management
3 1 (12.50%) Network Virtualisation
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) MCP
1 4 (50.00%) MCSE
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
3 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 4 (50.00%) ServiceCenter
1 4 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (12.50%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Adobe
1 4 (50.00%) Bomgar
1 4 (50.00%) HP
1 4 (50.00%) MobileIron
1 4 (50.00%) Peregrine
1 4 (50.00%) Remedy
1 4 (50.00%) ServiceNow
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) SonicWALL
3 1 (12.50%) Veeam