Period
to 22 March 2019

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 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 92 50 59
Rank change year-on-year -42 +9 +77
Permanent jobs citing VPN 23 74 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.52% 4.65% 4.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 22.91% 25.98%
Number of salaries quoted 33 28 93
Milton Keynes median annual salary £60,000 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.00% -21.05% +14.46%
10th Percentile £46,000 £32,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £69,700 £53,750 £67,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £60,000 £37,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year +61.07% -21.58% +14.46%

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 184 323 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 12.19% 20.29% 16.44%
Number of salaries quoted 134 218 231
Milton Keynes median annual salary £46,750 £39,584 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.10% -7.94% -2.27%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,675 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,400 £61,250 £60,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -12.79% -2.27%

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

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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 22 March 2019.

Salary histogram for VPN in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 March 2019, 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 15 (65.22%) Firewall
2 14 (60.87%) MPLS
3 12 (52.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
5 10 (43.48%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (43.48%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 8 (34.78%) Data Centre
7 7 (30.43%) Windows Server
7 7 (30.43%) Windows
8 6 (26.09%) LAN
8 6 (26.09%) WAN
8 6 (26.09%) Java
8 6 (26.09%) DHCP
8 6 (26.09%) DNS
8 6 (26.09%) CISSP
8 6 (26.09%) Cisco
8 6 (26.09%) OSPF
8 6 (26.09%) PPTP
8 6 (26.09%) Wireless
8 6 (26.09%) IPsec
8 6 (26.09%) Information Security
8 6 (26.09%) TOGAF
8 6 (26.09%) Ethical Hacking
8 6 (26.09%) CEH
8 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
8 6 (26.09%) PKI
8 6 (26.09%) VLAN
8 6 (26.09%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 6 (26.09%) CEPT
8 6 (26.09%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)

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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:

Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (17.39%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (13.04%) Office 365
4 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (65.22%) Firewall
2 14 (60.87%) MPLS
3 6 (26.09%) DHCP
3 6 (26.09%) DNS
3 6 (26.09%) IPsec
3 6 (26.09%) LAN
3 6 (26.09%) OSPF
3 6 (26.09%) PPTP
3 6 (26.09%) VLAN
3 6 (26.09%) WAN
3 6 (26.09%) Wireless
4 4 (17.39%) BGP
4 4 (17.39%) Internet
4 4 (17.39%) IPv4
4 4 (17.39%) IPv6
4 4 (17.39%) Network Security
4 4 (17.39%) RSVP
4 4 (17.39%) VXLAN
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Firepower
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Azure SQL Database
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Financial Institution
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Architect
1 6 (26.09%) Network Architect
1 6 (26.09%) Security Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Network Security Architect
2 4 (17.39%) Security Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Azure Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Azure Infrastructure Lead
3 3 (13.04%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 3 (13.04%) Team Leader
4 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Junior Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Network Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Presales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Data Centre
2 6 (26.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (26.09%) PKI
2 6 (26.09%) Public Cloud
3 4 (17.39%) Virtual Team
4 2 (8.70%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (8.70%) Hedge funds
4 2 (8.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
1 7 (30.43%) Windows Server
2 3 (13.04%) VMS
3 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
2 6 (26.09%) DDoS Mitigation
2 6 (26.09%) Ethical Hacking
2 6 (26.09%) Information Security
2 6 (26.09%) OWASP
2 6 (26.09%) SABSA
2 6 (26.09%) SDLC
2 6 (26.09%) Security Architecture
2 6 (26.09%) SIEM
2 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
2 6 (26.09%) Threat Intelligence
2 6 (26.09%) TOGAF
2 6 (26.09%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (17.39%) Analytics
3 4 (17.39%) Customer Engagement
3 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (17.39%) Identity Management
3 4 (17.39%) Load Balancing
3 4 (17.39%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (26.09%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 6 (26.09%) CEH
2 6 (26.09%) CEPT
2 6 (26.09%) CISSP
2 6 (26.09%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (26.09%) Degree
2 6 (26.09%) GPEN
2 6 (26.09%) OSCP
3 4 (17.39%) CCNP
4 2 (8.70%) CCIE
5 1 (4.35%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 4 (17.39%) GDPR
3 3 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Cisco
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Palo Alto
3 2 (8.70%) IBM
3 2 (8.70%) Juniper
3 2 (8.70%) Meraki
4 1 (4.35%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.35%) VMware