Period
to 20 January 2019

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

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 67 56 70
Rank change year-on-year -11 +14 -17
Permanent jobs citing VPN 18 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.18% 1.85% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.41% 12.50% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 3
Swindon median annual salary £49,375 £39,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +21.54% -20.73%
10th Percentile £27,625 £32,500 £30,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £55,000 £41,150
Wiltshire median annual salary £52,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +40.00% -11.76% -

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 145 96 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 17.60% 14.84% 21.81%
Number of salaries quoted 124 87 142
Swindon median annual salary £48,750 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% +2.74% -5.19%
10th Percentile £29,125 £21,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £69,625 £59,250 £52,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £46,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% +14.29% -6.67%

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 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for VPN in Swindon

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Swindon region with a requirement for VPN.

1 15 (83.33%) Firewall
2 13 (72.22%) CheckPoint
3 12 (66.67%) Cisco
3 12 (66.67%) WAN
4 10 (55.56%) MPLS
5 9 (50.00%) Windows
6 8 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (38.89%) CCNP
8 6 (33.33%) LAN
8 6 (33.33%) Finance
8 6 (33.33%) IP Telephony
9 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (27.78%) Wireless
9 5 (27.78%) IPsec
9 5 (27.78%) Cisco Prime
9 5 (27.78%) OSPF
9 5 (27.78%) SolarWinds
9 5 (27.78%) Network Architecture
9 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
10 4 (22.22%) Presales
10 4 (22.22%) Cisco Wireless
10 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
10 4 (22.22%) Network Virtualisation
10 4 (22.22%) FCoE
10 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
10 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
10 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (22.22%) iSCSI

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 4 (22.22%) Apache
1 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 15 (83.33%) Firewall
2 12 (66.67%) WAN
3 10 (55.56%) MPLS
4 8 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (33.33%) IP Telephony
5 6 (33.33%) LAN
6 5 (27.78%) IPsec
6 5 (27.78%) OSPF
6 5 (27.78%) Wireless
7 4 (22.22%) BGP
7 4 (22.22%) Cisco Wireless
7 4 (22.22%) EIGRP
7 4 (22.22%) FCoE
7 4 (22.22%) HTTP
7 4 (22.22%) iSCSI
7 4 (22.22%) SSL
7 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
7 4 (22.22%) VoIP
7 4 (22.22%) VPLS
8 3 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Automotive
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Consultant
1 4 (22.22%) Network Consultant
1 4 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Break Fix Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) IMAC Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Network Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Operational Security Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Operations Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Presales Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Security Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Security Operations Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) AWS Expert
4 1 (5.56%) Network Operations Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Operations Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Cyberattack
3 1 (5.56%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (11.11%) Unix
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (27.78%) Network Architecture
2 4 (22.22%) Business Development
2 4 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
2 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
2 4 (22.22%) Network Virtualisation
2 4 (22.22%) Presales
3 3 (16.67%) Break/Fix
4 2 (11.11%) Decision-Making
4 2 (11.11%) Information Security
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Security Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) Security Monitoring
4 2 (11.11%) Security Operations
4 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Network Design
5 1 (5.56%) Network Management
5 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) CCNP
1 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (11.11%) FortiGate
2 2 (11.11%) OSSEC
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (5.56%) Kubernetes
3 1 (5.56%) SCCM
3 1 (5.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) CheckPoint
2 12 (66.67%) Cisco
3 5 (27.78%) SolarWinds
4 4 (22.22%) Fortinet
4 4 (22.22%) VMware
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.11%) LogRhythm
6 2 (11.11%) Qualys
7 1 (5.56%) Clearswift
7 1 (5.56%) Dell
7 1 (5.56%) Google
7 1 (5.56%) HP
7 1 (5.56%) Juniper
7 1 (5.56%) Nokia