Period
to 21 November 2017

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

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 59 61
Rank change year-on-year +6 +2 +12
Permanent jobs citing VPN 6 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 1.50% 2.11% 1.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.17% 16.85% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 7 59 7
Luton median annual salary £29,000 £60,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -51.67% +140.00% -23.08%
Bedfordshire median annual salary £32,500 £52,500 £49,500
% change year-on-year -38.10% +6.06% +32.00%

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 Luton with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Luton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 59 89 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 14.71% 12.50% 10.82%
Number of salaries quoted 48 77 60
Luton median annual salary £48,750 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +17.65% -
10th Percentile £22,300 £32,000 £25,328
90th Percentile £77,000 £72,500 £60,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +4.17% +28.00%

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Luton

VPN
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for VPN in Luton

VPN
Salary Histogram in Luton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Luton over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VPN in Luton

For the 6 months to 21 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 Luton region with a requirement for VPN.

1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
1 5 (83.33%) Windows 10
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (50.00%) MCP
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Adobe
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Juniper
5 1 (16.67%) DWDM
5 1 (16.67%) MPLS
5 1 (16.67%) OSPF
5 1 (16.67%) BGP
5 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
5 1 (16.67%) SSL
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) CCNP
5 1 (16.67%) CCNA
5 1 (16.67%) Network Management
5 1 (16.67%) F5
5 1 (16.67%) HSRP

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) BGP
3 1 (16.67%) DWDM
3 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) HSRP
3 1 (16.67%) MPLS
3 1 (16.67%) OSPF
3 1 (16.67%) SSL
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Desktop Support
2 3 (50.00%) Desktop Support Technician
2 3 (50.00%) Desktop Technician
2 3 (50.00%) IT Support
2 3 (50.00%) IT Support Technician
2 3 (50.00%) IT Technician
2 3 (50.00%) Support Technician
3 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Specialist
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Specialist
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall Specialist
4 1 (16.67%) Juniper Specialist
4 1 (16.67%) Network Specialist
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows 10
1 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (16.67%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Adobe
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto