Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Kent > Maidstone
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 52 -
Rank change year-on-year +42 - +41
Permanent jobs citing VPN 17 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 15.60% 0.92% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 45.95% 5.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 0
Maidstone median annual salary £41,250 £20,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +106.25% - -
Kent median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £26,750
% change year-on-year +18.75% +49.53% -28.67%

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 Maidstone with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Maidstone
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 37 38 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 33.94% 17.51% 18.83%
Number of salaries quoted 34 36 41
Maidstone median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +18.06% -10.00%
10th Percentile £24,825 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £59,375 £60,000 £50,000
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% -14.12%

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

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

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Maidstone

VPN
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Salary trend for VPN in Maidstone

VPN
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Maidstone over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VPN in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 18 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 Maidstone region with a requirement for VPN.

1 15 (88.24%) Firewall
2 14 (82.35%) Windows
3 13 (76.47%) Windows Server
4 12 (70.59%) WAN
4 12 (70.59%) LAN
5 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
5 10 (58.82%) Hyper-V
6 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
7 7 (41.18%) SQL
7 7 (41.18%) VMware
8 6 (35.29%) High Availability
8 6 (35.29%) Network Security
8 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
9 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
9 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (29.41%) Internet
9 5 (29.41%) MCP
9 5 (29.41%) Python
10 4 (23.53%) MCSE
10 4 (23.53%) MCSA
10 4 (23.53%) MCSD
10 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
10 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (23.53%) SAN
10 4 (23.53%) MongoDB
10 4 (23.53%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (23.53%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidstone 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 (23.53%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (88.24%) Firewall
2 12 (70.59%) LAN
2 12 (70.59%) WAN
3 6 (35.29%) Network Security
4 5 (29.41%) Internet
5 4 (23.53%) SAN
6 3 (17.65%) VLAN
7 2 (11.76%) Wireless
8 1 (5.88%) ADSL
8 1 (5.88%) DHCP
8 1 (5.88%) DNS
8 1 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (5.88%) IP Telephony
8 1 (5.88%) Junos
8 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
8 1 (5.88%) VoIP
8 1 (5.88%) Wireless Security
8 1 (5.88%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (23.53%) MongoDB
General
1 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Network Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Network Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.88%) iPad
3 1 (5.88%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) Windows Server
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.88%) Linux
5 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) High Availability
2 3 (17.65%) Capacity Management
2 3 (17.65%) Data Security
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.88%) Change Management
4 1 (5.88%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Network Design
4 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.88%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.88%) Security Patching
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
2 5 (29.41%) Python
3 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) MCP
2 4 (23.53%) MCSA
2 4 (23.53%) MCSD
2 4 (23.53%) MCSE
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (17.65%) CCNA
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (11.76%) CCNP
5 1 (5.88%) CCDA
5 1 (5.88%) CCSA
5 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) GDPR
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
1 10 (58.82%) Hyper-V
2 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
1 7 (41.18%) VMware
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) Apple
3 1 (5.88%) Avaya
3 1 (5.88%) Capita
3 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) Juniper