Period
to 21 January 2018

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 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 82 66
Rank change year-on-year +15 -16 -7
Permanent jobs citing VPN 8 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 1.59% 1.51% 1.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.59% 9.17% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 14
Cheltenham median annual salary £43,500 £22,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +93.33% -47.06% +41.67%
10th Percentile £22,750 £16,750 £23,250
90th Percentile £53,625 £48,250 £48,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £41,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +26.15% -18.75% +33.33%

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 Cheltenham with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 69 120 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 13.72% 16.46% 26.34%
Number of salaries quoted 65 93 146
Cheltenham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12% +18.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,400 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,000 £70,000 £82,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year +4.65% +4.24% +3.13%

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Cheltenham

VPN
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

VPN
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for VPN in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
3 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (37.50%) VLAN
4 3 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) SAN
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 3 (37.50%) LAN
4 3 (37.50%) WAN
5 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (25.00%) SonicWALL
5 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (25.00%) EqualLogic
5 2 (25.00%) Aruba
5 2 (25.00%) 3PAR
5 2 (25.00%) NAS
5 2 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (25.00%) Office 365
5 2 (25.00%) Presales
5 2 (25.00%) Advertising
6 1 (12.50%) PowerCLI

VPN
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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (12.50%) IaaS
3 1 (12.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
1 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) SAN
2 3 (37.50%) VLAN
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) NAS
4 1 (12.50%) BGP
4 1 (12.50%) BIG-IP
4 1 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) FTP
4 1 (12.50%) HTTP
4 1 (12.50%) ICMP
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security
4 1 (12.50%) SSH
4 1 (12.50%) SSL
4 1 (12.50%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 2 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) IT Technician
2 2 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support Technician
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Technician
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
1 1 (12.50%) REST
1 1 (12.50%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Cybercrime
1 1 (12.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Presales
1 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Operations
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) SIEM
2 1 (12.50%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) Python
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) CEH
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) CISSP
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Master's Degree
1 1 (12.50%) MCSA
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) VMFS
4 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Control-M
1 1 (12.50%) Nagios
1 1 (12.50%) OpenView
1 1 (12.50%) PowerCLI
1 1 (12.50%) vCenter Server
1 1 (12.50%) vMotion
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) 3PAR
4 2 (25.00%) Aruba
4 2 (25.00%) EqualLogic
4 2 (25.00%) SonicWALL
5 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 1 (12.50%) CommVault
5 1 (12.50%) Dell
5 1 (12.50%) F5
5 1 (12.50%) IBM
5 1 (12.50%) New Relic
5 1 (12.50%) Solace
5 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds