Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 166 137
Rank change year-on-year +29 -29 +10
Permanent jobs citing VPN 57 38 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.51% 1.00% 1.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.46% 4.70% 6.81%
Number of salaries quoted 35 28 47
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £44,000 £35,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -10.63% -
10th Percentile £26,450 £27,500 £30,750
90th Percentile £49,800 £50,000 £53,750
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year -2.60% -13.48% +32.84%

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 764 809 661
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 20.30% 21.32% 18.50%
Number of salaries quoted 476 647 552
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 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -6 44 £44,000 +6.02% 2
Cambridge +26 12 £32,500 -7.14% 7
VPN
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 30 (52.63%) DNS
2 28 (49.12%) Degree
3 26 (45.61%) Active Directory
4 25 (43.86%) TCP/IP
5 24 (42.11%) MPLS
5 24 (42.11%) ITIL
6 22 (38.60%) Firewall
6 22 (38.60%) SSL
7 21 (36.84%) Windows
7 21 (36.84%) JavaScript
7 21 (36.84%) Cybersecurity
8 20 (35.09%) Security Operations
8 20 (35.09%) HTTP
9 18 (31.58%) Python
9 18 (31.58%) CCNA
9 18 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
9 18 (31.58%) VMware
9 18 (31.58%) SIEM
10 17 (29.82%) Juniper
11 16 (28.07%) Management Information System
11 16 (28.07%) Change Management
11 16 (28.07%) CEH
12 15 (26.32%) Cisco
12 15 (26.32%) Malware Analysis
12 15 (26.32%) QRadar
13 14 (24.56%) CompTIA Security+
13 14 (24.56%) LAN
13 14 (24.56%) GCIA
13 14 (24.56%) Problem Management
14 13 (22.81%) Brocade

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 12 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.51%) Apache
4 2 (3.51%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.51%) Confluence
4 2 (3.51%) IIS
4 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.51%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (8.77%) MS Visio
2 4 (7.02%) Acrobat
2 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (7.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (3.51%) Sage 200
2 2 (3.51%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 11 (19.30%) Office 365
2 1 (1.75%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.75%) IaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.75%) PaaS
2 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (52.63%) DNS
2 25 (43.86%) TCP/IP
3 24 (42.11%) MPLS
4 22 (38.60%) Firewall
4 22 (38.60%) SSL
5 20 (35.09%) HTTP
6 14 (24.56%) LAN
7 13 (22.81%) Fibre Channel
7 13 (22.81%) SAN
7 13 (22.81%) WAN
8 12 (21.05%) Wireless
9 6 (10.53%) DHCP
10 5 (8.77%) Remote Desktop
11 4 (7.02%) Internet
11 4 (7.02%) Network Security
11 4 (7.02%) WebEx
12 3 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
12 3 (5.26%) NetScaler
13 2 (3.51%) HTTPS
13 2 (3.51%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Bitbucket
1 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.51%) Hudson
1 2 (3.51%) JIRA
1 2 (3.51%) Subversion
General
1 10 (17.54%) Retail
2 7 (12.28%) Finance
3 5 (8.77%) Banking
4 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.51%) Advertising
6 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (40.35%) Analyst
2 13 (22.81%) Security Engineer
2 13 (22.81%) Solutions Analyst
3 10 (17.54%) Technical Analyst
4 7 (12.28%) IT Analyst
4 7 (12.28%) SOC Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) SIEM Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Support Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Applications Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Applications Support
6 5 (8.77%) Applications Support Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) PowerShell Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) IT Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Network Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Security Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) SOC Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) IT Operations Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Operations Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.02%) CSS
2 2 (3.51%) AngularJS
2 2 (3.51%) HTML
2 2 (3.51%) J2EE
2 2 (3.51%) jQuery
2 2 (3.51%) Middleware
2 2 (3.51%) OAuth
2 2 (3.51%) SAML
2 2 (3.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.07%) Management Information System
2 10 (17.54%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.53%) Security Operations Centre
4 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (7.02%) iPad
6 3 (5.26%) Driving Licence
6 3 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (3.51%) Clustering
7 2 (3.51%) CMDB
8 1 (1.75%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 1 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.84%) Windows
2 11 (19.30%) Linux
2 11 (19.30%) Windows Server
3 9 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (7.02%) Mac OS
5 4 (7.02%) Windows 10
5 4 (7.02%) Windows 2000
5 4 (7.02%) Windows 7
5 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.02%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.51%) CentOS
7 1 (1.75%) Unix
7 1 (1.75%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.11%) ITIL
2 21 (36.84%) Cybersecurity
3 20 (35.09%) Security Operations
4 18 (31.58%) SIEM
5 16 (28.07%) Change Management
6 15 (26.32%) Malware Analysis
7 14 (24.56%) Problem Management
8 13 (22.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (22.81%) Security Architecture
9 11 (19.30%) Incident Management
10 10 (17.54%) Project Management
10 10 (17.54%) Technical Analysis
10 10 (17.54%) Use Case
11 9 (15.79%) Kalman Filter
12 7 (12.28%) Problem-Solving
13 6 (10.53%) Information Security
13 6 (10.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 5 (8.77%) Process Management
14 5 (8.77%) Risk Analysis
14 5 (8.77%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 21 (36.84%) JavaScript
2 18 (31.58%) Python
3 12 (21.05%) PowerShell
4 11 (19.30%) Perl
4 11 (19.30%) VBA
5 3 (5.26%) C
5 3 (5.26%) Java
5 3 (5.26%) SQL
6 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.75%) C++
Qualifications
1 28 (49.12%) Degree
2 18 (31.58%) CCNA
2 18 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (28.07%) CEH
4 14 (24.56%) CompTIA Security+
4 14 (24.56%) GCIA
5 6 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (10.53%) JNCIA
6 4 (7.02%) MCP
6 4 (7.02%) MCSE
6 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (3.51%) CCNP
7 2 (3.51%) CISM
7 2 (3.51%) GISF
7 2 (3.51%) JNCIS
7 2 (3.51%) Master's Degree
7 2 (3.51%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (19.30%) SLA
2 10 (17.54%) PMO
3 6 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (3.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (45.61%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.53%) XenApp
3 4 (7.02%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.26%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.51%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.75%) BitLocker
6 1 (1.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.75%) VirtualBox
6 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.75%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (26.32%) QRadar
2 11 (19.30%) CSIRT
3 6 (10.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (7.02%) Backup Exec
4 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (7.02%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (1.75%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 1 (1.75%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 18 (31.58%) VMware
2 17 (29.82%) Juniper
3 15 (26.32%) Cisco
4 13 (22.81%) Avaya
4 13 (22.81%) Brocade
5 7 (12.28%) Citrix
6 6 (10.53%) HP
6 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
7 4 (7.02%) Adobe
7 4 (7.02%) Bomgar
7 4 (7.02%) MobileIron
7 4 (7.02%) Peregrine
7 4 (7.02%) Remedy
7 4 (7.02%) ServiceNow
8 3 (5.26%) Oracle
8 3 (5.26%) Veeam
9 2 (3.51%) Atlassian
9 2 (3.51%) Meraki
9 2 (3.51%) Sage
9 2 (3.51%) Xerox