Period
to 21 November 2017

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

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 129 144
Rank change year-on-year -54 +15 +35
Permanent jobs citing VPN 29 49 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.68% 1.42% 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.44% 7.50% 6.32%
Number of salaries quoted 21 91 41
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £34,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +6.25% +10.34%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £43,250 £67,500 £47,500
East of England median annual salary £38,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -14.44% +28.57% -12.50%

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 844 653 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 19.86% 18.88% 16.57%
Number of salaries quoted 685 543 574
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,350 £25,100 £28,150
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 -67 13 £34,000 -20.00%
Peterborough -10 7 £41,500 -12.63%
Huntingdon - 5 £30,000 -
VPN
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 19 (65.52%) Firewall
1 19 (65.52%) VMware
2 17 (58.62%) Active Directory
3 16 (55.17%) Windows
4 15 (51.72%) Windows Server
5 11 (37.93%) Citrix
5 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
6 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
6 10 (34.48%) Degree
7 9 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (31.03%) Cisco
7 9 (31.03%) Telecoms
8 8 (27.59%) LAN
8 8 (27.59%) DHCP
8 8 (27.59%) DNS
8 8 (27.59%) SSL
9 7 (24.14%) Avaya
9 7 (24.14%) WAN
9 7 (24.14%) MS Exchange
9 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (24.14%) WatchGuard
9 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
10 6 (20.69%) SAN
11 5 (17.24%) Juniper
11 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
11 5 (17.24%) Linux
11 5 (17.24%) Brocade
11 5 (17.24%) Windows 7

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 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (24.14%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) Apache
2 2 (6.90%) nginx
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (65.52%) Firewall
2 8 (27.59%) DHCP
2 8 (27.59%) DNS
2 8 (27.59%) LAN
2 8 (27.59%) SSL
3 7 (24.14%) WAN
4 6 (20.69%) SAN
5 5 (17.24%) Fibre Channel
5 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
6 4 (13.79%) Wireless
7 3 (10.34%) IPsec
8 2 (6.90%) LDAP
8 2 (6.90%) Network Security
8 2 (6.90%) OpenVPN
9 1 (3.45%) BGP
9 1 (3.45%) Broadband
9 1 (3.45%) NAS
9 1 (3.45%) OSPF
9 1 (3.45%) Skype
9 1 (3.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (31.03%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.90%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Support
3 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Solutions Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Support Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Administrator
4 3 (10.34%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (10.34%) IT Support
4 3 (10.34%) Server Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Architect
5 2 (6.90%) IT Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Junior
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Middleware Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Network Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Server Support
5 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.90%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (6.90%) Video on Demand
3 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (55.17%) Windows
2 15 (51.72%) Windows Server
3 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (17.24%) Linux
4 5 (17.24%) Windows 7
5 4 (13.79%) Windows XP
6 2 (6.90%) Debian
6 2 (6.90%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.45%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.79%) DevOps
2 3 (10.34%) Project Management
2 3 (10.34%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (6.90%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (6.90%) Data Centre Operations
3 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
3 2 (6.90%) Service Management
3 2 (6.90%) Software Deployment
4 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.45%) Facilities Management
4 1 (3.45%) ISMS
4 1 (3.45%) Mathematical Modelling
4 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.45%) Migration
4 1 (3.45%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.45%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) Python
2 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.45%) C
3 1 (3.45%) Perl
3 1 (3.45%) PHP
3 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) CCNA
2 3 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 17 (58.62%) Active Directory
2 9 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
4 3 (10.34%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (6.90%) Docker
5 2 (6.90%) iptables
5 2 (6.90%) NFS
5 2 (6.90%) Samba
5 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (6.90%) VMware Server
5 2 (6.90%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Ansible
2 3 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (10.34%) Puppet
3 2 (6.90%) Kubernetes
3 2 (6.90%) ZABBIX
4 1 (3.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 19 (65.52%) VMware
2 11 (37.93%) Citrix
2 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
3 9 (31.03%) Cisco
4 7 (24.14%) Avaya
4 7 (24.14%) WatchGuard
5 5 (17.24%) Brocade
5 5 (17.24%) Juniper
6 2 (6.90%) AlgoSec
6 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
6 2 (6.90%) Cognizant
6 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
6 2 (6.90%) Tufin
7 1 (3.45%) Veeam