Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
South East > Middlesex
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 28 29
Rank change year-on-year +14 +1 +38
Permanent jobs citing VPN 13 12 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 7.60% 4.92% 5.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.71% 17.65% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 20 33
Middlesex median annual salary - £50,000 £50,000
South East median annual salary £42,000 £45,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year -6.67% +4.05% +15.33%

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 Middlesex with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Middlesex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 41 68 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 23.98% 27.87% 16.95%
Number of salaries quoted 18 59 78
Middlesex median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £70,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

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

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Middlesex

VPN
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Salary trend for VPN in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 20 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for VPN.

1 12 (92.31%) ITIL
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (92.31%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (84.62%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (84.62%) Ansible
2 11 (84.62%) Docker
2 11 (84.62%) Web Services
2 11 (84.62%) DevOps
2 11 (84.62%) Mesos
2 11 (84.62%) AWS CloudFormation
2 11 (84.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 11 (84.62%) JSON
2 11 (84.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 11 (84.62%) Puppet
2 11 (84.62%) Hudson
2 11 (84.62%) Jenkins
2 11 (84.62%) Amazon RDS
2 11 (84.62%) Middleware
2 11 (84.62%) Configuration Management
2 11 (84.62%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (84.62%) IPsec
2 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) TOGAF
2 11 (84.62%) Systems Analysis
2 11 (84.62%) Auto-Scaling
2 11 (84.62%) Kubernetes
2 11 (84.62%) Public Cloud
2 11 (84.62%) SDLC
2 11 (84.62%) Presales
2 11 (84.62%) Terraform

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 12 (92.31%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (84.62%) AWS CloudFormation
2 11 (84.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 8 (61.54%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) IPsec
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) NAS
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) VLAN
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 11 (84.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 11 (84.62%) Hudson
1 11 (84.62%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) AWS DevOps
1 11 (84.62%) Senior DevOps
2 8 (61.54%) Architect
2 8 (61.54%) Automation Architect
2 8 (61.54%) AWS Architect
2 8 (61.54%) Cloud Architect
2 8 (61.54%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 8 (61.54%) DevOps Architect
2 8 (61.54%) Senior Architect
2 8 (61.54%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 8 (61.54%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Applications Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Automation Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) AWS Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Cloud Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) DevOps Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Senior DevOps Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) JSON
1 11 (84.62%) Middleware
1 11 (84.62%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) Public Cloud
2 8 (61.54%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) ITIL
2 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) Auto-Scaling
2 11 (84.62%) Configuration Management
2 11 (84.62%) DevOps
2 11 (84.62%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (84.62%) Presales
2 11 (84.62%) SDLC
2 11 (84.62%) Systems Analysis
2 11 (84.62%) TOGAF
3 8 (61.54%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (30.77%) Migration
5 3 (23.08%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (7.69%) Line Management
6 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C++
1 1 (7.69%) Java
1 1 (7.69%) Perl
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCSA
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Docker
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (84.62%) Ansible
1 11 (84.62%) Kubernetes
1 11 (84.62%) Mesos
1 11 (84.62%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (84.62%) Puppet
1 11 (84.62%) rkt
1 11 (84.62%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) Dell
2 1 (7.69%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) Kaseya
2 1 (7.69%) Meraki
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Sage
2 1 (7.69%) SonicWALL
2 1 (7.69%) Synology