The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for VPN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 44 35
Permanent jobs citing VPN 0 19 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham - 3.73% 5.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 13.87% 28.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 19 17
Median salary - £42,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +28.78%  
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.25% +6.66%  

VPN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 31 137 81
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 13.90% 26.92% 20.56%
Number of salaries quoted 21 97 68
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +23.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham citing VPN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Cheltenham

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Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for VPN in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for VPN.

1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Ticket Management

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) NOC Technician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Ticket Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) SLA