Period
to 25 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 25 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 89 82 96
Rank change year-on-year -7 +14 -9
Permanent jobs citing VPN 39 45 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 2.29% 2.72% 1.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.57% 10.37% 9.18%
Number of salaries quoted 37 44 25
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +18.75% -11.11%
10th Percentile £27,400 £27,500 £30,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £67,500 £51,250
South West median annual salary £36,500 £40,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year -9.88% +12.50% -4.00%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 369 434 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 21.63% 26.22% 18.82%
Number of salaries quoted 298 360 260
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,708 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.09% +28.57% -
10th Percentile £27,675 £27,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +8.97% +4.00%

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Wiltshire

VPN
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for VPN in Wiltshire

VPN
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 25 May 2019.

Salary histogram for VPN in Wiltshire

VPN
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 25 May 2019. 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
Swindon -4 19 £40,000 -27.27%
Chippenham -6 9 £35,000 +16.67%
Trowbridge - 2 £34,500 -
Corsham - 1 £42,915 -
VPN
South West

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 23 (58.97%) Firewall
2 21 (53.85%) Cisco
3 20 (51.28%) CheckPoint
4 19 (48.72%) WAN
5 18 (46.15%) MPLS
6 16 (41.03%) Cisco ASA
7 14 (35.90%) OSPF
7 14 (35.90%) BGP
7 14 (35.90%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (35.90%) CCNP
8 13 (33.33%) TCP/IP
9 12 (30.77%) Data Centre
10 11 (28.21%) Presales
10 11 (28.21%) Cisco Wireless
10 11 (28.21%) VPLS
10 11 (28.21%) EIGRP
10 11 (28.21%) Wireless
10 11 (28.21%) IPsec
10 11 (28.21%) LAN
10 11 (28.21%) VoIP
10 11 (28.21%) Windows
10 11 (28.21%) SSL
11 10 (25.64%) Juniper
11 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (20.51%) PowerShell
12 8 (20.51%) SaaS
12 8 (20.51%) Bash Shell
12 8 (20.51%) Puppet
12 8 (20.51%) Ruby
12 8 (20.51%) Cisco PIX

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (7.69%) Apache
1 3 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (20.51%) SaaS
3 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.13%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (5.13%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 23 (58.97%) Firewall
2 19 (48.72%) WAN
3 18 (46.15%) MPLS
4 16 (41.03%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (35.90%) BGP
5 14 (35.90%) OSPF
6 13 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 11 (28.21%) Cisco Wireless
7 11 (28.21%) EIGRP
7 11 (28.21%) IPsec
7 11 (28.21%) LAN
7 11 (28.21%) SSL
7 11 (28.21%) VoIP
7 11 (28.21%) VPLS
7 11 (28.21%) Wireless
8 8 (20.51%) Cisco PIX
8 8 (20.51%) Multicast
8 8 (20.51%) RIP
8 8 (20.51%) Spanning Tree
9 6 (15.38%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) Amazon RDS
1 8 (20.51%) RDBMS
1 8 (20.51%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Consultant
4 5 (12.82%) Break Fix Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) IMAC Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Applications Support
5 4 (10.26%) Help Desk Consultant
5 4 (10.26%) IT Support
5 4 (10.26%) Support Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Network Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Network Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Network Support
6 3 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) IT Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Presales Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 8 (20.51%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.13%) NHS
4 2 (5.13%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.21%) Windows
2 8 (20.51%) Linux
2 8 (20.51%) Unix
3 3 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Presales
2 7 (17.95%) Network Architecture
3 5 (12.82%) Break/Fix
3 5 (12.82%) Decision-Making
4 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (7.69%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 3 (7.69%) Load Balancing
5 3 (7.69%) Network Virtualisation
6 2 (5.13%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (2.56%) Business Development
7 1 (2.56%) Coaching
7 1 (2.56%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.56%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.51%) Bash Shell
1 8 (20.51%) PowerShell
1 8 (20.51%) Ruby
1 8 (20.51%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) CCNP
1 14 (35.90%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) CCDP
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (20.51%) Puppet
2 3 (7.69%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (5.13%) Kubernetes
3 2 (5.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (53.85%) Cisco
2 20 (51.28%) CheckPoint
3 10 (25.64%) Juniper
4 8 (20.51%) Citrix
4 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
5 5 (12.82%) VMware
6 3 (7.69%) Fortinet
6 3 (7.69%) SolarWinds
7 2 (5.13%) Aruba
7 2 (5.13%) Blue Coat
7 2 (5.13%) F5
7 2 (5.13%) Google