The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tunbridge Wells with a requirement for VPN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Kent / Tunbridge Wells
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 19 -
Rank change year-on-year -9 -  
Permanent jobs citing VPN 3 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tunbridge Wells 3.49% 13.59% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% 40.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Median salary £29,000 £64,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -54.68% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -2.43% +5.12%  

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 Tunbridge Wells with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Tunbridge Wells
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 6 35 44
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tunbridge Wells 6.98% 33.98% 20.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4 22 40
Median salary £30,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +28.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £20,800 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £45,600 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Tunbridge Wells

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tunbridge Wells citing VPN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Tunbridge Wells

VPN
Salary Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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

Salary trend for VPN in Tunbridge Wells

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Tunbridge Wells region with a requirement for VPN.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) Mercator
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) RPG
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (50.00%) VBA
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) DB2
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) AS400
2 2 (50.00%) CentOS
2 2 (50.00%) iSeries
2 2 (50.00%) RPG/400
2 2 (50.00%) RPG IV
3 1 (25.00%) Splunk
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells 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 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
1 1 (25.00%) SoftLayer
1 1 (25.00%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) SNMP
2 1 (25.00%) SSL
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) AS400 Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) AS400 Support
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Field Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Field Hardware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Field Service Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Field Service Hardware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Grails
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) AS400
1 2 (50.00%) iSeries
2 1 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Break/Fix
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Security
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) RPG
1 2 (50.00%) RPG IV
1 2 (50.00%) RPG/400
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Mercator
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) Splunk