Period
to 24 April 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 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 54 128
Rank change year-on-year +4 +74 -13
Permanent jobs citing VPN 79 80 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 4.91% 4.78% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.17% 28.47% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 41 60 12
Milton Keynes median annual salary £37,500 £47,500 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% +24.18% -15.00%
10th Percentile £30,472 £34,750 £16,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £67,500 £43,700
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £35,000 £46,250 £41,500
% change year-on-year -24.32% +11.45% -7.78%

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 341 281 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 21.19% 16.80% 13.99%
Number of salaries quoted 227 207 241
Milton Keynes median annual salary £39,584 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.86% -3.41% +10.00%
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,000 £53,750
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% -3.41% +3.53%

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 24 April 2018.

Salary histogram for VPN in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 49 (62.03%) Microsoft Office
2 36 (45.57%) TCP/IP
3 32 (40.51%) Cisco
3 32 (40.51%) Telecoms
3 32 (40.51%) Finance
4 30 (37.97%) Citrix
5 29 (36.71%) Windows
6 26 (32.91%) LAN
6 26 (32.91%) WAN
6 26 (32.91%) Back Office
6 26 (32.91%) Ticket Management
7 25 (31.65%) Juniper
8 24 (30.38%) Data Centre
9 23 (29.11%) Project Management
9 23 (29.11%) Financial Institution
9 23 (29.11%) Microsoft Project
9 23 (29.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 23 (29.11%) Hedge funds
10 22 (27.85%) Linux
10 22 (27.85%) Firewall
11 18 (22.78%) ITIL
12 16 (20.25%) SLA
13 14 (17.72%) Python
13 14 (17.72%) Bash Shell
14 13 (16.46%) VLAN
15 12 (15.19%) HTTP
15 12 (15.19%) Task Automation
16 10 (12.66%) SMTP
16 10 (12.66%) Computer Science
17 9 (11.39%) Self-Motivation

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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 8 (10.13%) Apache
1 8 (10.13%) nginx
2 2 (2.53%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 49 (62.03%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (29.11%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.13%) SaaS
2 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.53%) Office 365
4 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (45.57%) TCP/IP
2 26 (32.91%) LAN
2 26 (32.91%) WAN
3 22 (27.85%) Firewall
4 13 (16.46%) VLAN
5 12 (15.19%) HTTP
6 10 (12.66%) SMTP
7 6 (7.59%) VoIP
8 4 (5.06%) DNS
9 3 (3.80%) MPLS
9 3 (3.80%) OSPF
10 2 (2.53%) BGP
10 2 (2.53%) DHCP
10 2 (2.53%) DWDM
10 2 (2.53%) EIGRP
10 2 (2.53%) Frame Relay
10 2 (2.53%) HTTPS
10 2 (2.53%) IPsec
10 2 (2.53%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (2.53%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Jenkins
General
1 32 (40.51%) Finance
1 32 (40.51%) Telecoms
2 26 (32.91%) Back Office
3 23 (29.11%) Financial Institution
4 7 (8.86%) Law
5 2 (2.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (37.97%) Analyst
1 30 (37.97%) Senior Analyst
2 26 (32.91%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
2 26 (32.91%) Service Analyst
2 26 (32.91%) Service Desk Analyst
3 11 (13.92%) Administrator
3 11 (13.92%) Network Engineer
4 10 (12.66%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (10.13%) Delivery Manager
5 8 (10.13%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
5 8 (10.13%) Infrastructure Manager
5 8 (10.13%) Network Delivery Manager
5 8 (10.13%) Network Infrastructure Manager
6 7 (8.86%) Cloud Engineer
6 7 (8.86%) Junior
7 6 (7.59%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (7.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.06%) Junior Project Manager
8 4 (5.06%) Network Project Manager
8 4 (5.06%) Security Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 24 (30.38%) Data Centre
2 23 (29.11%) Hedge funds
3 10 (12.66%) Computer Science
4 9 (11.39%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (11.39%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (10.13%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (7.59%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.27%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 29 (36.71%) Windows
2 22 (27.85%) Linux
3 2 (2.53%) Mac OS
3 2 (2.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.91%) Ticket Management
2 23 (29.11%) Project Management
2 23 (29.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (22.78%) ITIL
4 12 (15.19%) Task Automation
5 7 (8.86%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (8.86%) Analytical Thinking
5 7 (8.86%) DevOps
5 7 (8.86%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (7.59%) SIEM
7 5 (6.33%) Mathematics
8 4 (5.06%) Deployment Automation
8 4 (5.06%) ITIL V3
8 4 (5.06%) Patch Management
8 4 (5.06%) Security Management
8 4 (5.06%) Threat Management
8 4 (5.06%) Time Management
8 4 (5.06%) Virtual Environments
8 4 (5.06%) Vulnerability Management
9 3 (3.80%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.72%) Bash Shell
1 14 (17.72%) Python
2 8 (10.13%) PowerShell
3 7 (8.86%) PHP
3 7 (8.86%) Ruby
4 2 (2.53%) SQL
5 1 (1.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (6.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (5.06%) Degree
2 4 (5.06%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.80%) CCNP
4 2 (2.53%) CCDE
4 2 (2.53%) CCIE
4 2 (2.53%) CEH
4 2 (2.53%) CISSP
4 2 (2.53%) GCIA
4 2 (2.53%) GCIH
4 2 (2.53%) GIAC
4 2 (2.53%) GSEC
4 2 (2.53%) JNCIP
5 1 (1.27%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (20.25%) SLA
2 5 (6.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (7.59%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.06%) Docker
3 3 (3.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.53%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.53%) Terminal Services
4 2 (2.53%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 9 (11.39%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (10.13%) Nagios
3 4 (5.06%) SCCM
4 3 (3.80%) Ansible
4 3 (3.80%) Puppet
5 1 (1.27%) QRadar
5 1 (1.27%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 32 (40.51%) Cisco
2 30 (37.97%) Citrix
3 25 (31.65%) Juniper
4 7 (8.86%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.06%) McAfee
5 4 (5.06%) ServiceNow
6 3 (3.80%) SolarWinds
6 3 (3.80%) VMware
7 2 (2.53%) Oracle
7 2 (2.53%) WatchGuard
7 2 (2.53%) White Clarke
8 1 (1.27%) F5
8 1 (1.27%) HP
8 1 (1.27%) Meraki
8 1 (1.27%) Tripwire