Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 78 47
Rank change year-on-year +3 -31 +2
Permanent jobs citing VPN 6 2 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 0.93% 0.45% 4.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.17% 2.90% 20.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 43
Cheltenham median annual salary £34,250 £30,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.17% -29.41% +28.79%
10th Percentile £31,000 £29,000 £16,750
90th Percentile £45,625 £31,000 £53,100
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £38,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +16.13% -8.82% +34.92%

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 59 69 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 9.16% 15.44% 23.58%
Number of salaries quoted 39 52 183
Cheltenham median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -23.53% +21.43%
10th Percentile £24,300 £19,500 £28,350
90th Percentile £71,750 £56,000 £66,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +21.43%

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 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for VPN in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for VPN.

1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) DV Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (50.00%) C
3 3 (50.00%) Splunk
3 3 (50.00%) pfSense
3 3 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Replication
3 3 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (33.33%) VLAN
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Radware
5 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
5 1 (16.67%) Information Security
5 1 (16.67%) Nessus

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 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) BGP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (16.67%) FTP
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) OSPF
3 1 (16.67%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) Debian
3 1 (16.67%) Kali Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
2 3 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design
3 1 (16.67%) Network Management
3 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Wealth Management
3 1 (16.67%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) DV Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) pfSense
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) FortiGate
1 1 (16.67%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Splunk
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Qualys
4 1 (16.67%) Radware