Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 70 115
Rank change year-on-year -20 +45 +32
Permanent jobs citing VPN 25 70 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.73% 4.19% 1.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.16% 24.48% 7.92%
Number of salaries quoted 24 15 35
Milton Keynes median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% -23.53% -5.56%
10th Percentile £25,350 £27,600 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,075 £55,250 £67,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.38% -35.00% +5.26%

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 224 286 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 15.47% 17.11% 14.59%
Number of salaries quoted 162 178 219
Milton Keynes median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - -11.11%
10th Percentile £27,951 £27,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £64,975 £62,500 £53,750
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -5.56%

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Milton Keynes

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Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for VPN in Milton Keynes

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Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for VPN in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT jobs citing VPN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for VPN.

1 19 (76.00%) Windows
2 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (44.00%) Firewall
3 11 (44.00%) Windows Server
4 10 (40.00%) DHCP
4 10 (40.00%) DNS
4 10 (40.00%) ITIL
5 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Office
5 8 (32.00%) Finance
5 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (32.00%) Hyper-V
5 8 (32.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 7 (28.00%) Change Management
6 7 (28.00%) SLA
6 7 (28.00%) Citrix
6 7 (28.00%) MPLS
7 6 (24.00%) SSL
7 6 (24.00%) LAN
7 6 (24.00%) WAN
7 6 (24.00%) VMware
7 6 (24.00%) Project Management
8 5 (20.00%) PPTP
8 5 (20.00%) IPsec
8 5 (20.00%) SQL
8 5 (20.00%) Juniper
8 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (4.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.00%) SAS
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (16.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) Firewall
2 10 (40.00%) DHCP
2 10 (40.00%) DNS
3 7 (28.00%) MPLS
4 6 (24.00%) LAN
4 6 (24.00%) SSL
4 6 (24.00%) WAN
5 5 (20.00%) IPsec
5 5 (20.00%) PPTP
6 4 (16.00%) NetScaler
6 4 (16.00%) PuTTY
6 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (16.00%) Wireshark
7 1 (4.00%) BIG-IP
7 1 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (4.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Financial Institution
2 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (12.00%) Back Office
3 3 (12.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Service Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Azure Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Citrix Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Financial Services Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Junior
4 2 (8.00%) Network Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Network Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Server Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (16.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (76.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.00%) Android
5 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.00%) Linux
5 1 (4.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) ITIL
2 8 (32.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 7 (28.00%) Change Management
4 6 (24.00%) Project Management
5 5 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 5 (20.00%) Process Improvement
5 5 (20.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (16.00%) Load Balancing
6 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (12.00%) Ticket Management
8 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (8.00%) Migration
8 2 (8.00%) Patch Management
8 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
9 1 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
9 1 (4.00%) Service Management
9 1 (4.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) CCAA
1 4 (16.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (4.00%) CCNA
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) MCP
2 1 (4.00%) MCSA
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (32.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (16.00%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (16.00%) vSphere
3 4 (16.00%) XenApp
3 4 (16.00%) XenDesktop
4 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
5 1 (4.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Single Sign-On
2 4 (16.00%) EdgeSight
3 1 (4.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (28.00%) Citrix
3 6 (24.00%) VMware
4 5 (20.00%) Juniper
5 4 (16.00%) Cisco
6 2 (8.00%) ServiceNow
7 1 (4.00%) Apple
7 1 (4.00%) Draytek
7 1 (4.00%) F5
7 1 (4.00%) Gemalto
7 1 (4.00%) Remedy
7 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.00%) SonicWALL
7 1 (4.00%) Unisys
7 1 (4.00%) WatchGuard