Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 62 66
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4 +12
Permanent jobs citing VPN 16 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.97% 2.46% 1.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.33% 16.26% 9.78%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 23
Swindon median annual salary £54,000 £39,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.71% -16.84% +28.38%
10th Percentile £36,250 £26,400 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,500 £50,500 £68,750
Wiltshire median annual salary £47,500 £39,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +20.25% -12.22% +12.50%

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 Swindon with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Swindon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 120 123 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 14.74% 15.11% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 102 110 169
Swindon median annual salary £50,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.85% - -13.33%
10th Percentile £30,000 £22,400 £21,750
90th Percentile £67,250 £57,500 £52,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £34,250
% change year-on-year +28.57% +2.19% -8.67%

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Swindon

VPN
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for VPN in Swindon

VPN
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Swindon over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for VPN in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 Swindon region with a requirement for VPN.

1 14 (87.50%) Firewall
2 10 (62.50%) Intrusion Detection
2 10 (62.50%) CheckPoint
3 9 (56.25%) Cisco
4 7 (43.75%) Windows
5 6 (37.50%) Wireless
5 6 (37.50%) Information Security
5 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (37.50%) PCI DSS
5 6 (37.50%) OSSEC
5 6 (37.50%) Security Architecture
5 6 (37.50%) FortiGate
5 6 (37.50%) LogRhythm
5 6 (37.50%) Snort
5 6 (37.50%) Security Operations
6 5 (31.25%) Security Monitoring
6 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
6 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (31.25%) SolarWinds
6 5 (31.25%) Network Security
6 5 (31.25%) OSPF
6 5 (31.25%) Cisco Prime
6 5 (31.25%) CCNP
6 5 (31.25%) Unix
6 5 (31.25%) WAN
6 5 (31.25%) DNS
6 5 (31.25%) IPsec
7 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
7 4 (25.00%) Migration
7 4 (25.00%) Clearswift

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 3 (18.75%) Apache
1 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) Firewall
2 10 (62.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (37.50%) Wireless
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (31.25%) DNS
4 5 (31.25%) IPsec
4 5 (31.25%) Network Security
4 5 (31.25%) OSPF
4 5 (31.25%) WAN
5 4 (25.00%) Cisco Firepower
5 4 (25.00%) DHCP
5 4 (25.00%) MPLS
5 4 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
5 4 (25.00%) Wireshark
6 3 (18.75%) HTTP
6 3 (18.75%) HTTPS
6 3 (18.75%) IP Telephony
6 3 (18.75%) SMTP
6 3 (18.75%) SSH
6 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 2 (12.50%) Automotive
3 2 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Network Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Operational Security Manager
2 6 (37.50%) Operations Manager
2 6 (37.50%) Security Manager
2 6 (37.50%) Security Operations Manager
3 4 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IT Operations Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Network Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 4 (25.00%) Cyberattack
2 4 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Unix
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Information Security
1 6 (37.50%) Security Architecture
1 6 (37.50%) Security Operations
2 5 (31.25%) Security Monitoring
3 4 (25.00%) IT Governance
3 4 (25.00%) ITIL
3 4 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (25.00%) Migration
3 4 (25.00%) Network Design
3 4 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (18.75%) Network Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Coaching
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.25%) IT Strategy
5 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) Presales
5 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (31.25%) CCNP
3 4 (25.00%) CCNA
4 1 (6.25%) CCDP
4 1 (6.25%) CCIE
4 1 (6.25%) CISM
4 1 (6.25%) CISMP
4 1 (6.25%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Snort
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) FortiGate
1 6 (37.50%) OSSEC
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) CheckPoint
2 9 (56.25%) Cisco
3 6 (37.50%) LogRhythm
4 5 (31.25%) SolarWinds
5 4 (25.00%) Clearswift
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.25%) F5
6 1 (6.25%) Intel
6 1 (6.25%) Juniper
6 1 (6.25%) Qualys
6 1 (6.25%) Thales
6 1 (6.25%) VMware