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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 46 53
Rank change year-on-year +9 +7  
Permanent jobs citing VPN 4 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 2.00% 0.32% 1.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.33% 2.56% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 5
Median salary £22,500 £24,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.16% -2.00%  
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 Luton with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Luton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 30 39 39
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 15.00% 12.62% 9.75%
Number of salaries quoted 26 34 36
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £40,000 £26,305
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £76,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton 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 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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Luton region with a requirement for VPN.

1 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
1 8 (88.89%) DNS
1 8 (88.89%) DHCP
2 5 (55.56%) CCIE
2 5 (55.56%) CCNP
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) MCP
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
3 4 (44.44%) LAN
3 4 (44.44%) VoIP
3 4 (44.44%) WAN
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) IPv4
3 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 4 (44.44%) FTP
3 4 (44.44%) Wireless
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (44.44%) VLAN
3 4 (44.44%) Problem Management
3 4 (44.44%) SolarWinds
3 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 4 (44.44%) Network Management
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (44.44%) Windows 10
4 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall

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 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) DHCP
1 8 (88.89%) DNS
1 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (44.44%) FTP
2 4 (44.44%) IPv4
2 4 (44.44%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) VLAN
2 4 (44.44%) VoIP
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
2 4 (44.44%) Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) IT Support
1 4 (44.44%) IT Support Technician
1 4 (44.44%) IT Technician
1 4 (44.44%) Support Technician
2 3 (33.33%) Network Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Network Operations Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Operations Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support
3 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support Technician
3 2 (22.22%) Desktop Technician
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Leader
3 2 (22.22%) Telephony Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Network Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Network Design Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Network Technical Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Design Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Design Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Windows 10
1 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Network Management
2 4 (44.44%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
3 1 (11.11%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CCIE
1 5 (55.56%) CCNP
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (44.44%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 4 (44.44%) SolarWinds
2 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
Luton, Bedfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Luton
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago