Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 163 104 128
Rank change year-on-year -59 +24 +31
Permanent jobs citing VPN 12 43 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.39% 1.91% 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.98% 8.83% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 12 78 28
Cambridge median annual salary £33,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.59% +6.25% +15.94%
10th Percentile £27,725 £32,500 £24,975
90th Percentile £39,800 £67,500 £53,375
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £33,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -20.59% +6.25% +10.34%

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 605 487 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 19.50% 21.63% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 511 414 450
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +6.15%
10th Percentile £30,000 £24,400 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £71,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VPN in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for VPN.

1 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (75.00%) VMware
3 8 (66.67%) Degree
3 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
5 6 (50.00%) SSL
5 6 (50.00%) Citrix
5 6 (50.00%) WatchGuard
5 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (25.00%) Puppet
6 3 (25.00%) DevOps
6 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (25.00%) Ansible
6 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (25.00%) DNS
6 3 (25.00%) DHCP
6 3 (25.00%) Linux
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (16.67%) Video on Demand
7 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
7 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
7 2 (16.67%) nginx
7 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (16.67%) VMware Server

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 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (16.67%) nginx
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) SSL
3 3 (25.00%) DHCP
3 3 (25.00%) DNS
3 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (16.67%) IPsec
4 2 (16.67%) LDAP
4 2 (16.67%) OpenVPN
5 1 (8.33%) Broadband
5 1 (8.33%) LAN
5 1 (8.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
2 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) IT Support
4 2 (16.67%) Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) IT Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) IT Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Linux Support
4 2 (16.67%) Linux Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Middleware Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) Middleware Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Server Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Video On Demand Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Video on Demand
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Debian
4 2 (16.67%) Ubuntu
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) Mac OS
5 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) DevOps
2 2 (16.67%) Software Deployment
3 1 (8.33%) Mathematical Modelling
3 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) Docker
3 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (16.67%) iptables
3 2 (16.67%) NFS
3 2 (16.67%) Samba
3 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Ansible
1 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (25.00%) Puppet
2 2 (16.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) Citrix
3 6 (50.00%) WatchGuard
4 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (8.33%) Veeam