Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 100 85
Rank change year-on-year +10 -15 -3
Permanent jobs citing VPN 31 27 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 2.00% 1.58% 2.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.78% 6.51% 12.58%
Number of salaries quoted 23 21 59
Wiltshire median annual salary £38,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.59% - +60.38%
10th Percentile £18,550 £37,500 £30,850
90th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
South West median annual salary £36,500 £33,000 £35,375
% change year-on-year +10.61% -6.71% +17.92%

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 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 353 415 469
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 22.80% 24.34% 21.47%
Number of salaries quoted 326 377 424
Wiltshire median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% -7.28% -0.66%
10th Percentile £21,813 £22,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £50,000 £53,525
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 +18 18 £39,500 -7.06% 2
Chippenham +9 6 £21,000 -51.72%
Salisbury - 5 - -
Corsham - 1 £55,000 -
VPN
South West

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 15 (48.39%) TCP/IP
2 14 (45.16%) WAN
2 14 (45.16%) Firewall
3 12 (38.71%) Windows
4 11 (35.48%) Linux
4 11 (35.48%) LAN
5 10 (32.26%) Active Directory
6 9 (29.03%) DNS
7 8 (25.81%) Cisco
7 8 (25.81%) CheckPoint
7 8 (25.81%) Unix
7 8 (25.81%) DHCP
7 8 (25.81%) MPLS
7 8 (25.81%) Degree
7 8 (25.81%) Load Balancing
8 7 (22.58%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (22.58%) HTTP
9 6 (19.35%) Juniper
9 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
9 6 (19.35%) OSPF
9 6 (19.35%) Wireless
9 6 (19.35%) IPsec
9 6 (19.35%) SaaS
9 6 (19.35%) Relational Database
10 5 (16.13%) Structured Cabling
10 5 (16.13%) Docker
10 5 (16.13%) Security Monitoring
10 5 (16.13%) SIEM
10 5 (16.13%) Bash Shell
10 5 (16.13%) CentOS

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 (9.68%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (19.35%) SaaS
3 4 (12.90%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (12.90%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 4 (12.90%) Amazon S3
3 4 (12.90%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 4 (12.90%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (12.90%) Route 53
3 4 (12.90%) Serverless
3 4 (12.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (9.68%) OpenShift
5 1 (3.23%) IaaS
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (48.39%) TCP/IP
2 14 (45.16%) Firewall
2 14 (45.16%) WAN
3 11 (35.48%) LAN
4 9 (29.03%) DNS
5 8 (25.81%) DHCP
5 8 (25.81%) MPLS
6 7 (22.58%) HTTP
7 6 (19.35%) IPsec
7 6 (19.35%) OSPF
7 6 (19.35%) Wireless
8 5 (16.13%) SSL
8 5 (16.13%) Structured Cabling
9 3 (9.68%) HTTPS
9 3 (9.68%) IP Telephony
9 3 (9.68%) SMTP
9 3 (9.68%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (6.45%) Intranet
10 2 (6.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) Relational Database
2 5 (16.13%) RDBMS
3 4 (12.90%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
4 3 (9.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (9.68%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (9.68%) MongoDB
4 3 (9.68%) MySQL
4 3 (9.68%) NoSQL
4 3 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
1 4 (12.90%) Vagrant
2 3 (9.68%) Artifactory
2 3 (9.68%) JIRA
2 3 (9.68%) SonarQube
2 3 (9.68%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Consultant
2 5 (16.13%) Administrator
2 5 (16.13%) Network Security Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Network Security Specialist
2 5 (16.13%) Security Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Security Specialist
2 5 (16.13%) Support Consultant
3 4 (12.90%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Network Administrator
3 4 (12.90%) Network Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Applications Support
4 3 (9.68%) Cisco Administrator
4 3 (9.68%) Cisco Network Administrator
4 3 (9.68%) Help Desk Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Applications Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Applications Support Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Field Service Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (3.23%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Life Science
2 4 (12.90%) Public Cloud
3 3 (9.68%) CESG
3 3 (9.68%) iPad
4 2 (6.45%) Driving Licence
4 2 (6.45%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (3.23%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Windows
2 11 (35.48%) Linux
3 8 (25.81%) Unix
4 5 (16.13%) CentOS
4 5 (16.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (12.90%) CoreOS
6 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
7 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
7 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
8 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Load Balancing
2 5 (16.13%) Migration
2 5 (16.13%) Security Monitoring
2 5 (16.13%) Service Delivery
2 5 (16.13%) SIEM
3 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.90%) Auto-Scaling
3 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (12.90%) DevOps
3 4 (12.90%) Waterfall
4 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
4 3 (9.68%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (9.68%) Data Encryption
4 3 (9.68%) DSDM
4 3 (9.68%) Open Source
4 3 (9.68%) Scrum
5 2 (6.45%) Break/Fix
5 2 (6.45%) Data Protection
5 2 (6.45%) Data Security
5 2 (6.45%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) Bash Shell
1 5 (16.13%) Java
1 5 (16.13%) Python
1 5 (16.13%) Ruby
2 4 (12.90%) PL/SQL
2 4 (12.90%) SQL
3 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.13%) Docker
3 4 (12.90%) VirtualBox
4 3 (9.68%) GlusterFS
5 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.45%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (3.23%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Ansible
1 3 (9.68%) Kubernetes
1 3 (9.68%) Nagios
1 3 (9.68%) OSSEC
1 3 (9.68%) Terraform
2 2 (6.45%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) CheckPoint
1 8 (25.81%) Cisco
2 6 (19.35%) Juniper
2 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.13%) Citrix
4 4 (12.90%) Capita
4 4 (12.90%) Oracle
5 3 (9.68%) HP
5 3 (9.68%) New Relic
5 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
6 2 (6.45%) Apple
6 2 (6.45%) Dell
6 2 (6.45%) VMware
6 2 (6.45%) Wyse
6 2 (6.45%) Xerox
7 1 (3.23%) Brocade
7 1 (3.23%) Palo Alto