Period
to 11 December 2018

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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 181 130
Rank change year-on-year +71 -51 +25
Permanent jobs citing VPN 68 28 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.21% 0.65% 1.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.87% 3.39% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 59 21 94
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £44,000 £34,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% -20.00% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £40,000 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +20.00%

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 689 825 659
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 22.36% 19.08% 19.31%
Number of salaries quoted 473 666 548
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £24,600
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Cambridgeshire

VPN
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for VPN in Cambridgeshire

VPN
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

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 11 December 2018. 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
Peterborough -1 35 £44,000 +6.02% 2
Cambridge +59 31 £55,000 +61.76% 4
VPN
East of England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 44 (64.71%) TCP/IP
2 42 (61.76%) Firewall
3 41 (60.29%) Active Directory
4 40 (58.82%) VMware
5 37 (54.41%) LAN
5 37 (54.41%) Windows
6 35 (51.47%) WAN
7 32 (47.06%) Windows Server
8 31 (45.59%) DNS
8 31 (45.59%) Project Management
9 29 (42.65%) Microsoft
10 24 (35.29%) Veeam
11 23 (33.82%) SQL
11 23 (33.82%) SQL Server
11 23 (33.82%) High Availability
12 22 (32.35%) CRM
12 22 (32.35%) Salesforce.com
13 20 (29.41%) MPLS
14 19 (27.94%) Degree
14 19 (27.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 18 (26.47%) Telecoms
15 18 (26.47%) Cisco Certification
16 17 (25.00%) CCNA
16 17 (25.00%) Python
16 17 (25.00%) Finance
16 17 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
17 16 (23.53%) Juniper
17 16 (23.53%) Service Delivery
18 15 (22.06%) BGP
18 15 (22.06%) Cisco

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 8 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.24%) Office 365
2 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.47%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.47%) IaaS
3 1 (1.47%) PaaS
3 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (64.71%) TCP/IP
2 42 (61.76%) Firewall
3 37 (54.41%) LAN
4 35 (51.47%) WAN
5 31 (45.59%) DNS
6 20 (29.41%) MPLS
7 15 (22.06%) BGP
7 15 (22.06%) HTTP
7 15 (22.06%) SSL
8 13 (19.12%) Wireless
9 12 (17.65%) Fibre Channel
9 12 (17.65%) SAN
9 12 (17.65%) VLAN
10 9 (13.24%) DHCP
11 8 (11.76%) DMZ
12 4 (5.88%) VoIP
13 3 (4.41%) Ethernet
14 2 (2.94%) DWDM
14 2 (2.94%) NetScaler
14 2 (2.94%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (33.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Hudson
General
1 18 (26.47%) Telecoms
2 17 (25.00%) Finance
3 14 (20.59%) Back Office
4 9 (13.24%) Retail
5 2 (2.94%) Advertising
6 1 (1.47%) German Language
6 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (27.94%) Analyst
2 14 (20.59%) IT Manager
3 13 (19.12%) Security Engineer
4 12 (17.65%) IT Technical Manager
4 12 (17.65%) Solutions Analyst
4 12 (17.65%) Technical Manager
5 8 (11.76%) Network Engineer
5 8 (11.76%) Technical Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) IT Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) IT Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) SIEM Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) IT Support
8 4 (5.88%) SOC Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) SOC Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) Information Security Engineer
10 2 (2.94%) IT Support Engineer
10 2 (2.94%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.88%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (4.41%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.94%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 1 (1.47%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.47%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 37 (54.41%) Windows
2 32 (47.06%) Windows Server
3 14 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (11.76%) Linux
5 6 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (45.59%) Project Management
2 23 (33.82%) High Availability
3 22 (32.35%) CRM
4 19 (27.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 17 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
6 16 (23.53%) Service Delivery
7 15 (22.06%) ERP
7 15 (22.06%) Security Operations
8 14 (20.59%) E-Commerce
8 14 (20.59%) IT Strategy
8 14 (20.59%) Software Engineering
8 14 (20.59%) Supplier Management
9 13 (19.12%) ITIL
9 13 (19.12%) SIEM
10 12 (17.65%) Malware Analysis
11 10 (14.71%) Incident Management
11 10 (14.71%) Security Architecture
12 8 (11.76%) Change Management
12 8 (11.76%) Computer Science
12 8 (11.76%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (33.82%) SQL
2 17 (25.00%) Python
3 15 (22.06%) PowerShell
4 14 (20.59%) JavaScript
5 10 (14.71%) Perl
5 10 (14.71%) VBA
6 4 (5.88%) C
7 2 (2.94%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.47%) C++
8 1 (1.47%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (27.94%) Degree
2 18 (26.47%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (25.00%) CCNA
4 13 (19.12%) CEH
5 12 (17.65%) CompTIA Security+
5 12 (17.65%) GCIA
6 5 (7.35%) JNCIA
7 4 (5.88%) CCNP
8 3 (4.41%) CISM
8 3 (4.41%) SSCP
9 1 (1.47%) GISF
9 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.47%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.47%) Master's Degree
9 1 (1.47%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.24%) SLA
2 8 (11.76%) PMO
3 5 (7.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (4.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (60.29%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.82%) XenApp
3 4 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.94%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (17.65%) QRadar
2 8 (11.76%) CSIRT
3 3 (4.41%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.94%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 1 (1.47%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 40 (58.82%) VMware
2 29 (42.65%) Microsoft
3 24 (35.29%) Veeam
4 22 (32.35%) Salesforce.com
5 16 (23.53%) Juniper
6 15 (22.06%) Cisco
7 12 (17.65%) Avaya
7 12 (17.65%) Brocade
8 8 (11.76%) Citrix
9 7 (10.29%) SonicWALL
10 2 (2.94%) HP
10 2 (2.94%) Meraki
11 1 (1.47%) Draytek
11 1 (1.47%) Google
11 1 (1.47%) Huawei
11 1 (1.47%) Sage
11 1 (1.47%) Xerox