Period
to 19 July 2019

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 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 95 163 153
Rank change year-on-year +68 -10 -25
Permanent jobs citing VPN 25 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.61% 0.46% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.59% 2.91% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 11
Cambridge median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +18.42% +8.57%
10th Percentile £35,875 £29,350 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £43,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £43,250 £39,000
% change year-on-year +27.17% +10.90% +11.43%

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 236 446 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 15.25% 15.85% 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 176 281 461
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £30,500 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £63,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £42,525 £45,000 £45,344
% change year-on-year -5.50% -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 19 July 2019.

Salary histogram for VPN in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, 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 17 (68.00%) Linux
2 16 (64.00%) Ubuntu
2 16 (64.00%) PowerShell
2 16 (64.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 14 (56.00%) Docker
3 14 (56.00%) DevOps
3 14 (56.00%) Microservices
3 14 (56.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 14 (56.00%) Kubernetes
3 14 (56.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (56.00%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (56.00%) Kafka
3 14 (56.00%) Perl
3 14 (56.00%) Python
4 13 (52.00%) MySQL
4 13 (52.00%) Tomcat
4 13 (52.00%) Rackspace
4 13 (52.00%) CloudStack
4 13 (52.00%) IaaS
4 13 (52.00%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (52.00%) Go
4 13 (52.00%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (52.00%) Cloud Foundry
4 13 (52.00%) Ansible
4 13 (52.00%) PaaS
4 13 (52.00%) Heroku
4 13 (52.00%) Puppet
4 13 (52.00%) MongoDB
4 13 (52.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 13 (52.00%) High Availability

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 13 (52.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 13 (52.00%) CloudStack
1 13 (52.00%) Elasticsearch
1 13 (52.00%) nginx
1 13 (52.00%) OpenStack
1 13 (52.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (16.00%) Acrobat
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (16.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (8.00%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 14 (56.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 13 (52.00%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (52.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 13 (52.00%) DigitalOcean
2 13 (52.00%) Heroku
2 13 (52.00%) IaaS
2 13 (52.00%) PaaS
3 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (24.00%) Office 365
5 2 (8.00%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (4.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) Firewall
2 4 (16.00%) Internet
2 4 (16.00%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (16.00%) WebEx
3 3 (12.00%) DNS
3 3 (12.00%) LAN
3 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (12.00%) VLAN
3 3 (12.00%) WAN
4 2 (8.00%) 802.11
4 2 (8.00%) BGP
4 2 (8.00%) DHCP
4 2 (8.00%) OSPF
4 2 (8.00%) VRRP
4 2 (8.00%) Wireless
5 1 (4.00%) 2G
5 1 (4.00%) 3G
5 1 (4.00%) SNMP
5 1 (4.00%) VoIP
5 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (56.00%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (52.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 13 (52.00%) MongoDB
2 13 (52.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Gradle
1 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 10 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 4 (16.00%) Service Desk Manager
4 4 (16.00%) Service Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Cloud Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Administrator
7 1 (4.00%) Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) IT Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Service Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Support Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (56.00%) Kafka
2 13 (52.00%) LEMP Stack
3 4 (16.00%) CSS
4 2 (8.00%) 802.1X
5 1 (4.00%) Spring
5 1 (4.00%) Spring Boot
5 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Renewable Energy
2 4 (16.00%) iPad
2 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Linux
2 16 (64.00%) Ubuntu
3 14 (56.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (52.00%) CentOS
5 8 (32.00%) Windows
6 5 (20.00%) Windows 10
6 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 4 (16.00%) Mac OS
7 4 (16.00%) Windows 2000
7 4 (16.00%) Windows XP
8 2 (8.00%) Debian
8 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 14 (56.00%) DevOps
2 14 (56.00%) Microservices
3 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (52.00%) High Availability
3 13 (52.00%) Infrastructure as Code
3 13 (52.00%) Infrastructure Automation
3 13 (52.00%) Network Design
3 13 (52.00%) Runbook
3 13 (52.00%) Test Automation
3 13 (52.00%) Unit Testing
4 6 (24.00%) Change Management
5 4 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (16.00%) Information Management
5 4 (16.00%) ITIL
5 4 (16.00%) ITSM
5 4 (16.00%) Problem Management
5 4 (16.00%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (16.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) PowerShell
2 14 (56.00%) Perl
2 14 (56.00%) Python
3 13 (52.00%) Go
3 13 (52.00%) Ruby
4 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) MCP
1 4 (16.00%) MCSE
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.00%) CCNP
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) A+ Certification
3 1 (4.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (56.00%) Docker
2 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.00%) Firmware
3 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (56.00%) Kubernetes
2 13 (52.00%) Ansible
2 13 (52.00%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (52.00%) Packer
2 13 (52.00%) Puppet
2 13 (52.00%) Terraform
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (16.00%) ServiceCenter
3 4 (16.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (4.00%) Istio
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Rackspace
2 5 (20.00%) HP
3 4 (16.00%) Adobe
3 4 (16.00%) Bomgar
3 4 (16.00%) MobileIron
3 4 (16.00%) Peregrine
3 4 (16.00%) Remedy
3 4 (16.00%) ServiceNow
4 3 (12.00%) VMware
5 2 (8.00%) Aruba
5 2 (8.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco
5 2 (8.00%) Citrix
5 2 (8.00%) JD Edwards
5 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.00%) Dell
6 1 (4.00%) Google
6 1 (4.00%) Intel
6 1 (4.00%) Palo Alto
6 1 (4.00%) Red Hat