Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 27 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 88 98
Rank change year-on-year +8 +10 +20
Permanent jobs citing VPN 42 31 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 2.88% 2.16% 1.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.09% 17.42% 8.43%
Number of salaries quoted 31 32 23
Oxford median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -3.41% -14.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £19,450 £23,700
90th Percentile £65,500 £68,750 £56,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +23.08%

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 Oxford with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 220 178 261
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 15.10% 12.40% 17.01%
Number of salaries quoted 178 153 228
Oxford median annual salary £44,500 £45,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.11% +4.05% +1.76%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £24,550
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,000 £64,300
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% +8.75% -

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Oxford

VPN
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for VPN in Oxford

VPN
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Oxford over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Salary histogram for VPN in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Oxford region with a requirement for VPN.

1 37 (88.10%) Firewall
2 30 (71.43%) Cisco
3 26 (61.90%) Microsoft
4 21 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 20 (47.62%) BGP
6 18 (42.86%) WAN
7 16 (38.10%) Wireless
8 15 (35.71%) OSPF
8 15 (35.71%) SolarWinds
9 14 (33.33%) MPLS
10 13 (30.95%) Juniper
10 13 (30.95%) F5
11 12 (28.57%) CheckPoint
11 12 (28.57%) VoIP
12 11 (26.19%) LAN
12 11 (26.19%) Windows
12 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Azure
12 11 (26.19%) Network Security
12 11 (26.19%) Network Monitoring
12 11 (26.19%) Palo Alto
13 10 (23.81%) Cisco IOS
13 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
13 10 (23.81%) Linux
13 10 (23.81%) TCP/IP
14 9 (21.43%) Ethernet
14 9 (21.43%) EIGRP
14 9 (21.43%) CCNP
14 9 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
14 9 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
14 9 (21.43%) HSRP

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 7 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (88.10%) Firewall
2 21 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 20 (47.62%) BGP
4 18 (42.86%) WAN
5 16 (38.10%) Wireless
6 15 (35.71%) OSPF
7 14 (33.33%) MPLS
8 12 (28.57%) VoIP
9 11 (26.19%) LAN
9 11 (26.19%) Network Security
10 10 (23.81%) Cisco IOS
10 10 (23.81%) TCP/IP
11 9 (21.43%) EIGRP
11 9 (21.43%) Ethernet
11 9 (21.43%) HSRP
12 8 (19.05%) IPsec
12 8 (19.05%) VRRP
13 7 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless
13 7 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
13 7 (16.67%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 12 (28.57%) Analyst
2 12 (28.57%) Cisco Analyst
2 12 (28.57%) Cisco Network Analyst
2 12 (28.57%) Network Analyst
3 11 (26.19%) Network Security Engineer
3 11 (26.19%) Security Engineer
4 7 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (16.67%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 7 (16.67%) Senior Security Engineer
4 7 (16.67%) Server Analyst
4 7 (16.67%) Windows Server Analyst
5 6 (14.29%) Network Manager
6 5 (11.90%) Consultant
6 5 (11.90%) Network Consultant
7 4 (9.52%) Juniper Consultant
7 4 (9.52%) Juniper Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) Security Consultant
7 4 (9.52%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (9.52%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (2.38%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Computer Science
2 7 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 7 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.38%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Windows
2 10 (23.81%) Linux
2 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 5 (11.90%) Unix
5 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.38%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (19.05%) High Availability
2 8 (19.05%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (16.67%) Change Management
3 7 (16.67%) ITIL
3 7 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 7 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 7 (16.67%) Service Design
3 7 (16.67%) Time Management
3 7 (16.67%) Web Filtering
4 6 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 6 (14.29%) Security Operations
5 5 (11.90%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (9.52%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 4 (9.52%) Network Architecture
6 4 (9.52%) Task Automation
7 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (7.14%) Network Management
8 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.38%) Biometrics
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) C
1 3 (7.14%) C++
1 3 (7.14%) Java
1 3 (7.14%) Perl
1 3 (7.14%) Python
1 3 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) CCNP
1 9 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (16.67%) Degree
3 2 (4.76%) CCNA
4 1 (2.38%) CCIE
4 1 (2.38%) CCMSE
4 1 (2.38%) CCSA
4 1 (2.38%) CCSE
4 1 (2.38%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) PMO
2 1 (2.38%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
1 5 (11.90%) Forefront TMG
2 3 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) Nagios
1 8 (19.05%) SCOM
2 6 (14.29%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 30 (71.43%) Cisco
2 26 (61.90%) Microsoft
3 15 (35.71%) SolarWinds
4 13 (30.95%) F5
4 13 (30.95%) Juniper
5 12 (28.57%) CheckPoint
6 11 (26.19%) Palo Alto
7 7 (16.67%) Forcepoint
7 7 (16.67%) Meraki
8 3 (7.14%) VMware
9 1 (2.38%) CA
9 1 (2.38%) Fortinet
9 1 (2.38%) HP
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £44,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call + 7.5% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £63,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call + 10% bonus + Great Benefits
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