Period
to 4 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 4 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
4 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 71 130 159
Rank change year-on-year +59 +29 +6
Permanent jobs citing VPN 26 27 54
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.53% 1.11% 1.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.87% 5.95% 7.09%
Number of salaries quoted 23 21 37
Median annual salary £44,500 £55,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.09% +25.00% +10.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £32,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £49,500
East of England median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +11.25% -4.76% +9.09%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 202 454 762
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 19.63% 18.73% 18.00%
Number of salaries quoted 153 328 498
Median annual salary £44,500 £43,720 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.78% -2.84% -0.76%
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £59,750 £62,325 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.11% - -

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Cambridgeshire

VPN
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for VPN in Cambridgeshire

VPN
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing VPN in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 4 July 2020.

Salary histogram for VPN in Cambridgeshire

VPN
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 4 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +42 11 £27,500 -50.00% 1
Peterborough +39 11 £47,500 +45.04%
St Neots -2 4 £42,500 +6.25%
VPN
East of England

For the 6 months to 4 July 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (96.15%) VMware
3 20 (76.92%) Azure
4 19 (73.08%) Windows Server
5 18 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
6 17 (65.38%) LAN
6 17 (65.38%) WAN
6 17 (65.38%) AWS
7 15 (57.69%) Hyper-V
7 15 (57.69%) Firewall
8 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
9 11 (42.31%) Citrix
9 11 (42.31%) Office 365
9 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (38.46%) SAN
10 10 (38.46%) Network Security
11 9 (34.62%) VoIP
11 9 (34.62%) DHCP
11 9 (34.62%) DNS
11 9 (34.62%) Telecoms
11 9 (34.62%) Cybersecurity
12 8 (30.77%) Mimecast
12 8 (30.77%) Internet
12 8 (30.77%) Sophos
12 8 (30.77%) SLA
12 8 (30.77%) Management Information System
12 8 (30.77%) Wi-Fi
12 8 (30.77%) Service Management
12 8 (30.77%) VMware Workstation

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
4 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 20 (76.92%) Azure
2 17 (65.38%) AWS
3 11 (42.31%) Office 365
4 8 (30.77%) Mimecast
5 4 (15.38%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 4 (15.38%) IaaS
5 4 (15.38%) PaaS
6 3 (11.54%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 17 (65.38%) LAN
1 17 (65.38%) WAN
2 15 (57.69%) Firewall
3 10 (38.46%) Network Security
3 10 (38.46%) SAN
4 9 (34.62%) DHCP
4 9 (34.62%) DNS
4 9 (34.62%) VoIP
5 8 (30.77%) Internet
5 8 (30.77%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
7 4 (15.38%) Skype
7 4 (15.38%) Wireless
8 3 (11.54%) VLAN
9 2 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (7.69%) NAS
10 1 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
General
1 9 (34.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Administrator
1 8 (30.77%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (26.92%) Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 4 (15.38%) IT Support
4 4 (15.38%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Solutions Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Storage Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Technical Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) HP Storage
2 3 (11.54%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (73.08%) Windows Server
3 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2016
6 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2019
7 3 (11.54%) Linux
7 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.85%) Mac OS
8 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (30.77%) Service Management
3 7 (26.92%) Project Delivery
4 6 (23.08%) Project Management
5 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (15.38%) Security Operations
5 4 (15.38%) Server Virtualisation
5 4 (15.38%) Storage Management
5 4 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (15.38%) Technology Roadmap
6 3 (11.54%) B2B
6 3 (11.54%) B2C
7 2 (7.69%) Critical Thinking
7 2 (7.69%) Security Management
7 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.85%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (3.85%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) MCSA
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (15.38%) MCP
2 4 (15.38%) MCSE
3 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) SLA
2 2 (7.69%) ISO 9001
2 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (57.69%) Hyper-V
3 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (30.77%) VMware Workstation
5 7 (26.92%) XenApp
6 3 (11.54%) XenDesktop
7 2 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) Ansible
Vendors
1 25 (96.15%) VMware
2 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 11 (42.31%) Citrix
4 8 (30.77%) Sophos
5 6 (23.08%) Cisco
6 5 (19.23%) Avaya
7 4 (15.38%) Brocade
7 4 (15.38%) SAP
7 4 (15.38%) Veeam
8 3 (11.54%) HP
8 3 (11.54%) IBM
8 3 (11.54%) Ivanti
9 2 (7.69%) Juniper