The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Colchester 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Essex / Colchester
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 30 -
Rank change year-on-year -9 -  
Permanent jobs citing VPN 4 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 1.92% 6.76% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.43% 34.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 0
Median salary £53,750 £51,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.87% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -2.43% +5.12%  

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 Colchester with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Colchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 35 41 22
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Colchester 16.83% 19.81% 13.58%
Number of salaries quoted 34 38 15
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £20,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Colchester 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 Colchester

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Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Salary trend for VPN in Colchester

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Salary Histogram in Colchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Colchester over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VPN in Colchester

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Colchester region with a requirement for VPN.

1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Apple
2 4 (50.00%) Office 365
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (37.50%) Smartphone
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (37.50%) Android
3 3 (37.50%) Product Management
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) Proofpoint
3 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
3 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (37.50%) Clearswift
3 3 (37.50%) Service Management
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (37.50%) Law
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (25.00%) CCNP
4 2 (25.00%) CCNA
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) VMware

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Colchester 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 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (12.50%) Zimbra
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) IPsec
3 1 (12.50%) OpenVPN
3 1 (12.50%) PBX
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) Softphone
3 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (37.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) IT Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Network Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Network Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
1 3 (37.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Android
2 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Product Management
1 3 (37.50%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) Patch Management
2 1 (12.50%) Security Management
2 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) CCNP
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (12.50%) NetVault Backup
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Apple
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Clearswift
2 3 (37.50%) Proofpoint
3 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Dell
4 1 (12.50%) EMC
4 1 (12.50%) EqualLogic
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Open-E
4 1 (12.50%) SonicWALL
4 1 (12.50%) Veeam