Period
to 20 November 2017

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

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 79 72
Rank change year-on-year +8 -7 -9
Permanent jobs citing VPN 9 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 1.90% 2.19% 1.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.16% 12.24% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 12
Cheltenham median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -13.04% -12.10%
10th Percentile £22,750 £16,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £52,100 £45,975 £48,750
Gloucestershire median annual salary £38,000 £41,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year -8.43% +31.75% -21.74%

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 74 147 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 15.61% 17.86% 28.40%
Number of salaries quoted 69 129 161
Cheltenham median annual salary £43,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.14% +10.00% +3.90%
10th Percentile £29,000 £25,700 £27,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £70,500 £77,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%

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 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VPN in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 20 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for VPN.

1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) SAN
3 5 (55.56%) VMware
4 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
4 4 (44.44%) Firewall
4 4 (44.44%) Advertising
4 4 (44.44%) Citrix
4 4 (44.44%) Office 365
5 3 (33.33%) HP
5 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco
5 3 (33.33%) LAN
5 3 (33.33%) WAN
5 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (33.33%) VLAN
6 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (22.22%) SonicWALL
6 2 (22.22%) NAS
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (22.22%) Change Management
6 2 (22.22%) DHCP
6 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
6 2 (22.22%) DNS
6 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (22.22%) EqualLogic
6 2 (22.22%) Aruba

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Office 365
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (33.33%) VLAN
3 3 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (22.22%) DHCP
4 2 (22.22%) DNS
4 2 (22.22%) NAS
4 2 (22.22%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (11.11%) BGP
5 1 (11.11%) BIG-IP
5 1 (11.11%) FTP
5 1 (11.11%) HTTP
5 1 (11.11%) ICMP
5 1 (11.11%) Network Security
5 1 (11.11%) SSH
5 1 (11.11%) SSL
5 1 (11.11%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (11.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 4 (44.44%) Advertising
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) IT Technician
2 2 (22.22%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) IT Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support Technician
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Technician
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Network Operations Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Security Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
1 1 (11.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Cybercrime
1 1 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Change Management
1 2 (22.22%) Presales
1 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (11.11%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) SIEM
2 1 (11.11%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CEH
1 1 (11.11%) CISSP
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Master's Degree
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (11.11%) VMFS
4 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Control-M
1 1 (11.11%) OpenView
1 1 (11.11%) PowerCLI
1 1 (11.11%) vCenter Server
1 1 (11.11%) vMotion
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) 3PAR
4 2 (22.22%) Aruba
4 2 (22.22%) EqualLogic
4 2 (22.22%) SonicWALL
5 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 1 (11.11%) CommVault
5 1 (11.11%) Dell
5 1 (11.11%) F5
5 1 (11.11%) IBM
5 1 (11.11%) Solace