Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 111 134
Rank change year-on-year -13 +23 -8
Permanent jobs citing VPN 37 60 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.43% 2.03% 1.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.70% 12.77% 8.60%
Number of salaries quoted 38 46 38
Oxfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £47,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.57% +25.33% -11.21%
10th Percentile £24,700 £24,375 £19,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £78,750 £78,750
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% -6.67% +5.88%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 270 470 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 10.46% 15.88% 17.04%
Number of salaries quoted 233 377 416
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% +11.25%
10th Percentile £25,375 £23,900 £26,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £63,750 £61,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +4.05%

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Oxfordshire

VPN
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for VPN in Oxfordshire

VPN
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for VPN in Oxfordshire

VPN
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -22 15 £77,500 +72.22%
Bicester - 6 £34,000 -
Thame -1 5 £25,250 -43.89% 1
Abingdon +19 4 £32,500 +32.65% 1
Burford - 1 £25,000 -
VPN
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 22 (59.46%) LAN
2 19 (51.35%) WAN
3 17 (45.95%) Active Directory
4 15 (40.54%) MPLS
4 15 (40.54%) Ethernet
4 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (40.54%) Fault Management
4 15 (40.54%) Low Latency
4 15 (40.54%) Business Agility
5 14 (37.84%) Windows
6 13 (35.14%) Firewall
6 13 (35.14%) Analytics
7 12 (32.43%) Computer Science
7 12 (32.43%) VMware
7 12 (32.43%) DHCP
8 11 (29.73%) DNS
8 11 (29.73%) ITIL
8 11 (29.73%) Degree
8 11 (29.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 11 (29.73%) Intrusion Detection
9 10 (27.03%) TCP/IP
9 10 (27.03%) Windows Server
10 9 (24.32%) Hyper-V
11 8 (21.62%) Network Architecture
11 8 (21.62%) Data Protection
11 8 (21.62%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (21.62%) Technical Analysis
11 8 (21.62%) Network Design
11 8 (21.62%) Project Planning
11 8 (21.62%) Time Management

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 6 (16.22%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (10.81%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (2.70%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) iTunes
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 22 (59.46%) LAN
2 19 (51.35%) WAN
3 15 (40.54%) Ethernet
3 15 (40.54%) MPLS
4 13 (35.14%) Firewall
5 12 (32.43%) DHCP
6 11 (29.73%) DNS
6 11 (29.73%) Intrusion Detection
7 10 (27.03%) TCP/IP
8 4 (10.81%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (10.81%) VLAN
8 4 (10.81%) Wireless
9 3 (8.11%) ADSL
9 3 (8.11%) IPsec
9 3 (8.11%) OpenVPN
9 3 (8.11%) SSH
9 3 (8.11%) SSL
9 3 (8.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Engineering Manager
1 13 (35.14%) Network Engineering Manager
1 13 (35.14%) Network Manager
2 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) IT Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (10.81%) Administrator
3 4 (10.81%) Desktop Support
3 4 (10.81%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.11%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) IT Manager
4 3 (8.11%) IT Security Manager
4 3 (8.11%) IT Support
4 3 (8.11%) Security Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.41%) IT Technician
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Computer Science
2 7 (18.92%) Management Information System
3 5 (13.51%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.11%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 14 (37.84%) Windows
2 10 (27.03%) Windows Server
3 4 (10.81%) Windows 10
4 3 (8.11%) Apple iOS
4 3 (8.11%) Linux
4 3 (8.11%) Unix
4 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
4 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.70%) Android
5 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.70%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (40.54%) Business Agility
1 15 (40.54%) Fault Management
1 15 (40.54%) Low Latency
2 13 (35.14%) Analytics
3 11 (29.73%) ITIL
4 8 (21.62%) Change Management
4 8 (21.62%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (21.62%) Data Protection
4 8 (21.62%) Kalman Filter
4 8 (21.62%) Network Architecture
4 8 (21.62%) Network Design
4 8 (21.62%) Problem Management
4 8 (21.62%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (21.62%) Project Planning
4 8 (21.62%) Security Management
4 8 (21.62%) Technical Analysis
4 8 (21.62%) Time Management
4 8 (21.62%) Web Filtering
5 7 (18.92%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
1 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) Degree
2 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
3 4 (10.81%) MCP
4 3 (8.11%) CEH
4 3 (8.11%) CISM
4 3 (8.11%) CISSP
4 3 (8.11%) GIAC
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (29.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (21.62%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (45.95%) Active Directory
2 9 (24.32%) Hyper-V
3 6 (16.22%) XenApp
4 4 (10.81%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Clonezilla
1 1 (2.70%) Jamf Pro
1 1 (2.70%) SCCM
1 1 (2.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) VMware
2 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
3 6 (16.22%) Citrix
4 4 (10.81%) Cisco
4 4 (10.81%) HP
4 4 (10.81%) SAP
5 3 (8.11%) Juniper
5 3 (8.11%) Veritas
6 1 (2.70%) Apple
6 1 (2.70%) Atlassian