The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newbury with a requirement for VPN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Berkshire / Newbury
Rank 29 16 30
Rank change year-on-year -13 +14  
Permanent jobs citing VPN 4 32 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newbury 2.13% 10.42% 5.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.55% 24.43% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 27 3
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +58.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £53,500 £34,700
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +8.10%  

VPN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Newbury with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Newbury
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 53 131 99
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newbury 28.19% 42.67% 31.83%
Number of salaries quoted 48 113 69
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +29.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newbury citing VPN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Newbury

VPN
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

Salary trend for VPN in Newbury

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Newbury region with a requirement for VPN.

1 4 (66.67%) PKI
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) tcpdump
3 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 2 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 2 (33.33%) SSH
3 2 (33.33%) IPsec
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Juniper
3 2 (33.33%) HTTPS
3 2 (33.33%) SSL
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Deep Packet Inspection
3 2 (33.33%) Coaching
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 2 (33.33%) Network Packet Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 2 (33.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 2 (33.33%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Fortinet

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Top Related IT Skills in Newbury 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) Network Security
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) HTTPS
2 2 (33.33%) IPsec
2 2 (33.33%) SSH
2 2 (33.33%) SSL
2 2 (33.33%) tcpdump
2 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Incident Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) PKI
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Coaching
1 2 (33.33%) Deep Packet Inspection
1 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 2 (33.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 2 (33.33%) Network Packet Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Security Monitoring
1 2 (33.33%) Security Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Juniper
2 2 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Fortinet