Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 54 130
Rank change year-on-year -14 +76 -9
Permanent jobs citing VPN 57 89 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.47% 4.98% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.86% 31.90% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 49 15 6
Milton Keynes median annual salary £37,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% +18.75% -11.11%
10th Percentile £28,878 £28,450 £22,375
90th Percentile £52,615 £52,500 £55,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £35,000 £36,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year -3.45% -27.50% +11.11%

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 338 279 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 20.57% 15.61% 12.83%
Number of salaries quoted 241 152 187
Milton Keynes median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £27,750 £26,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,250 £53,750
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -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

VPN
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

VPN
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for VPN in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 31 (54.39%) Windows
2 27 (47.37%) Microsoft Office
3 24 (42.11%) Finance
4 23 (40.35%) Firewall
4 23 (40.35%) ITIL
4 23 (40.35%) Citrix
5 20 (35.09%) TCP/IP
6 19 (33.33%) Cisco
7 16 (28.07%) Microsoft
7 16 (28.07%) Active Directory
8 15 (26.32%) Back Office
8 15 (26.32%) Telecoms
8 15 (26.32%) Ticket Management
9 14 (24.56%) Project Management
9 14 (24.56%) LAN
9 14 (24.56%) WAN
10 13 (22.81%) Data Centre
11 12 (21.05%) Microsoft Project
11 12 (21.05%) DNS
11 12 (21.05%) SLA
11 12 (21.05%) Juniper
11 12 (21.05%) Financial Institution
11 12 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (21.05%) Hedge funds
12 10 (17.54%) DHCP
13 9 (15.79%) Linux
13 9 (15.79%) Law
13 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
13 9 (15.79%) Windows Server
14 8 (14.04%) Hyper-V

VPN
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 3 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 27 (47.37%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (21.05%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (10.53%) Office 365
3 4 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (40.35%) Firewall
2 20 (35.09%) TCP/IP
3 14 (24.56%) LAN
3 14 (24.56%) WAN
4 12 (21.05%) DNS
5 10 (17.54%) DHCP
6 8 (14.04%) VLAN
7 7 (12.28%) HTTP
8 6 (10.53%) MPLS
8 6 (10.53%) SSL
9 5 (8.77%) IPsec
9 5 (8.77%) SMTP
9 5 (8.77%) VoIP
10 4 (7.02%) NetScaler
10 4 (7.02%) PuTTY
10 4 (7.02%) Wireshark
11 3 (5.26%) PPTP
11 3 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
12 2 (3.51%) HTTPS
12 2 (3.51%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (42.11%) Finance
2 15 (26.32%) Back Office
2 15 (26.32%) Telecoms
3 12 (21.05%) Financial Institution
4 9 (15.79%) Law
5 2 (3.51%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (33.33%) Analyst
1 19 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 15 (26.32%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
2 15 (26.32%) Service Analyst
2 15 (26.32%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (14.04%) Administrator
3 8 (14.04%) Network Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (7.02%) Digital Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Junior
6 4 (7.02%) Junior Project Manager
6 4 (7.02%) Network Manager
6 4 (7.02%) Network Project Manager
6 4 (7.02%) Project Manager
6 4 (7.02%) Security Administrator
7 3 (5.26%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.02%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.81%) Data Centre
2 12 (21.05%) Hedge funds
3 6 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 5 (8.77%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.51%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.75%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 31 (54.39%) Windows
2 9 (15.79%) Linux
2 9 (15.79%) Windows Server
3 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.26%) Mac OS
5 2 (3.51%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (40.35%) ITIL
2 15 (26.32%) Ticket Management
3 14 (24.56%) Project Management
4 12 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (12.28%) Change Management
5 7 (12.28%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (10.53%) Patch Management
6 6 (10.53%) Service Delivery
6 6 (10.53%) SIEM
7 5 (8.77%) Infrastructure Management
7 5 (8.77%) Load Balancing
7 5 (8.77%) Time Management
8 4 (7.02%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 4 (7.02%) Security Management
8 4 (7.02%) Threat Management
8 4 (7.02%) Two-Factor Authentication
8 4 (7.02%) Virtual Environments
8 4 (7.02%) Vulnerability Management
9 3 (5.26%) Problem Management
9 3 (5.26%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.77%) SQL
2 4 (7.02%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) CCAA
1 4 (7.02%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (7.02%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (7.02%) Degree
1 4 (7.02%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.26%) CCNP
3 2 (3.51%) CCNA
3 2 (3.51%) CEH
3 2 (3.51%) CISSP
3 2 (3.51%) GCIA
3 2 (3.51%) GCIH
3 2 (3.51%) GIAC
3 2 (3.51%) GSEC
4 1 (1.75%) MCP
4 1 (1.75%) MCSA
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.05%) SLA
2 5 (8.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (28.07%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.04%) Hyper-V
3 6 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (7.02%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (7.02%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (7.02%) vSphere
4 4 (7.02%) XenApp
4 4 (7.02%) XenDesktop
5 3 (5.26%) Terminal Services
5 3 (5.26%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) EdgeSight
1 4 (7.02%) SCCM
2 3 (5.26%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.75%) QRadar
3 1 (1.75%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 23 (40.35%) Citrix
2 19 (33.33%) Cisco
3 16 (28.07%) Microsoft
4 12 (21.05%) Juniper
5 8 (14.04%) VMware
6 4 (7.02%) McAfee
6 4 (7.02%) ServiceNow
6 4 (7.02%) SolarWinds
7 3 (5.26%) WatchGuard
8 2 (3.51%) Oracle
8 2 (3.51%) White Clarke
9 1 (1.75%) Draytek
9 1 (1.75%) F5
9 1 (1.75%) HP
9 1 (1.75%) Meraki
9 1 (1.75%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.75%) Tripwire
9 1 (1.75%) Unisys