Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 164 146 115
Rank change year-on-year -18 -31 +4
Permanent jobs citing VPN 13 18 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.42% 0.71% 1.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.77% 3.51% 8.04%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 37
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +30.77% -27.78%
10th Percentile £39,350 £32,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £67,500 £53,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% +21.43% -22.22%

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 470 513 547
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 15.36% 20.13% 20.03%
Number of salaries quoted 299 417 440
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,000 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,344 £45,000
% change year-on-year -0.76% +0.76% -

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 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for VPN in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 11 (84.62%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (53.85%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) Firewall
3 6 (46.15%) Wireless
3 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 6 (46.15%) LAN
3 6 (46.15%) CSS
3 6 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (38.46%) F5
4 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (38.46%) Asset Management
4 5 (38.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (38.46%) Brocade
4 5 (38.46%) Smartphone
4 5 (38.46%) Fortinet
4 5 (38.46%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
4 5 (38.46%) Palo Alto
4 5 (38.46%) ITIL
4 5 (38.46%) Windows
4 5 (38.46%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) VoIP
4 5 (38.46%) WLAN
4 5 (38.46%) WAN
4 5 (38.46%) CCIE
4 5 (38.46%) CCNP
4 5 (38.46%) CCNA
4 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (38.46%) RHCE

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 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Acrobat
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Project
1 4 (30.77%) MS Visio
2 2 (15.38%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (30.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) LAN
2 6 (46.15%) Wireless
3 5 (38.46%) VoIP
3 5 (38.46%) WAN
3 5 (38.46%) WLAN
4 4 (30.77%) Internet
4 4 (30.77%) Remote Desktop
4 4 (30.77%) WebEx
5 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
5 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (7.69%) SAN
5 1 (7.69%) SMS
5 1 (7.69%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (38.46%) Electronics
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Administrator
1 5 (38.46%) Network Administrator
1 5 (38.46%) Senior Network Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
2 2 (15.38%) C# Software Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior C# Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior C# Software Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Software Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) CSS
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) RESTful
2 2 (15.38%) WCF
2 2 (15.38%) WPF
3 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Digital TV
1 5 (38.46%) Smartphone
2 4 (30.77%) iPad
2 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Mac OS
2 4 (30.77%) Windows 10
2 4 (30.77%) Windows 2000
2 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
2 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (38.46%) Asset Management
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
2 5 (38.46%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (30.77%) Change Management
3 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (30.77%) Information Management
3 4 (30.77%) ITSM
3 4 (30.77%) Problem Management
3 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
3 4 (30.77%) Statistics
3 4 (30.77%) Vendor Relationship Management
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) BDD
4 2 (15.38%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
4 2 (15.38%) MVVM
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C#
1 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) CCIE
1 5 (38.46%) CCNA
1 5 (38.46%) CCNP
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (38.46%) RHCE
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (30.77%) MCP
2 4 (30.77%) MCSE
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) CISM
3 1 (7.69%) CISSP
3 1 (7.69%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) COBIT
2 1 (7.69%) COSO
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Intune
1 4 (30.77%) ServiceCenter
1 4 (30.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 5 (38.46%) Brocade
3 5 (38.46%) F5
3 5 (38.46%) Fortinet
3 5 (38.46%) Juniper
3 5 (38.46%) NetApp
3 5 (38.46%) Palo Alto
3 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
4 4 (30.77%) Adobe
4 4 (30.77%) Bomgar
4 4 (30.77%) HP
4 4 (30.77%) MobileIron
4 4 (30.77%) Peregrine
4 4 (30.77%) Remedy
4 4 (30.77%) ServiceNow
5 1 (7.69%) SonicWALL