Period
to 19 June 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 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 67 48
Rank change year-on-year +9 -19 +34
Permanent jobs citing VPN 16 17 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.04% 2.05% 4.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.80% 14.78% 19.66%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 51
Swindon median annual salary £55,000 £32,500 £46,150
Median salary % change year-on-year +69.23% -29.58% +31.39%
10th Percentile £46,250 £29,750 £32,250
90th Percentile £65,500 £46,250 £68,750
Wiltshire median annual salary £47,500 £38,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +22.58% -13.89% +13.92%

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 125 115 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 15.90% 13.86% 21.33%
Number of salaries quoted 102 99 215
Swindon median annual salary £50,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.85% -7.14% -5.41%
10th Percentile £30,100 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £54,000 £55,016
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year +28.57% +4.48% -9.46%

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 June 2018.

Salary histogram for VPN in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 13 (81.25%) Firewall
2 11 (68.75%) CheckPoint
3 10 (62.50%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (56.25%) Windows
5 8 (50.00%) Cisco
5 8 (50.00%) OSSEC
6 7 (43.75%) Security Architecture
6 7 (43.75%) PCI DSS
6 7 (43.75%) FortiGate
6 7 (43.75%) Snort
6 7 (43.75%) LogRhythm
6 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (43.75%) Unix
6 7 (43.75%) Information Security
6 7 (43.75%) Security Operations
6 7 (43.75%) Security Monitoring
7 6 (37.50%) Wireless
7 6 (37.50%) CCNP
7 6 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (31.25%) SolarWinds
8 5 (31.25%) Cisco Prime
8 5 (31.25%) WAN
8 5 (31.25%) IPsec
8 5 (31.25%) OSPF
8 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
9 4 (25.00%) Migration
9 4 (25.00%) LAN
9 4 (25.00%) SSL
9 4 (25.00%) DNS
9 4 (25.00%) Network Security

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 1 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) Confluence
1 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon S3
1 1 (6.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (6.25%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (6.25%) OpenShift
1 1 (6.25%) Route 53
1 1 (6.25%) Serverless
1 1 (6.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) Firewall
2 10 (62.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (37.50%) Wireless
4 5 (31.25%) IPsec
4 5 (31.25%) OSPF
4 5 (31.25%) WAN
5 4 (25.00%) DNS
5 4 (25.00%) LAN
5 4 (25.00%) Network Security
5 4 (25.00%) SSL
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco Firepower
6 3 (18.75%) DHCP
6 3 (18.75%) MPLS
6 3 (18.75%) Spanning Tree
6 3 (18.75%) VoIP
6 3 (18.75%) Wireshark
7 2 (12.50%) FCoE
7 2 (12.50%) HTTP
7 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
1 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (6.25%) Artifactory
2 1 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) SonarQube
2 1 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (6.25%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Operational Security Manager
1 7 (43.75%) Operations Manager
1 7 (43.75%) Security Manager
1 7 (43.75%) Security Operations Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Network Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Security Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Check Point Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IT Operations Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IT Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 3 (18.75%) Cyberattack
2 3 (18.75%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) CESG
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Unix
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) CentOS
4 1 (6.25%) CoreOS
4 1 (6.25%) Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Information Security
1 7 (43.75%) Security Architecture
1 7 (43.75%) Security Monitoring
1 7 (43.75%) Security Operations
2 4 (25.00%) Migration
3 3 (18.75%) IT Governance
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (18.75%) Network Design
3 3 (18.75%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (18.75%) Presales
4 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Auto-Scaling
5 1 (6.25%) Coaching
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) IT Strategy
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
1 1 (6.25%) Java
1 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
1 1 (6.25%) Python
1 1 (6.25%) Ruby
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (37.50%) CCNP
3 3 (18.75%) CCNA
4 2 (12.50%) CCIE
5 1 (6.25%) CCDP
5 1 (6.25%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Snort
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) Docker
3 1 (6.25%) GlusterFS
3 1 (6.25%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) OSSEC
2 7 (43.75%) FortiGate
3 5 (31.25%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (6.25%) Ansible
5 1 (6.25%) Kubernetes
5 1 (6.25%) Nagios
5 1 (6.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) CheckPoint
2 8 (50.00%) Cisco
3 7 (43.75%) LogRhythm
4 5 (31.25%) SolarWinds
5 3 (18.75%) Clearswift
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 2 (12.50%) VMware
7 1 (6.25%) F5
7 1 (6.25%) Intel
7 1 (6.25%) Juniper
7 1 (6.25%) McAfee
7 1 (6.25%) New Relic
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle
7 1 (6.25%) Qualys
7 1 (6.25%) Red Hat