The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 74 62 51
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -11
Permanent jobs citing VPN 1 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.16% 0.50% 2.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.83% 3.00% 12.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 10
Average salary £29,500 £28,750 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.60% -1.70%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,750 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.89% -2.05%
VPN
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

Communications & Networking Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
120 100 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 18.99% 16.72% 16.73%
Number of salaries quoted 117 70 75
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

VPN
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

VPN Salary Trend in Coventry

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VPN.

1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) MCSA
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (20.00%) Intranet
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) IPsec
4 1 (20.00%) VLAN
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) SQL

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Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VPN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) Intranet
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) IPsec
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Support
1 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Project Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Support Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (20.00%) ERP
1 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) MCSE
2 2 (40.00%) MCSA
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) CCENT
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) WatchGuard
3 1 (20.00%) Veeam
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) CA
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits / Home Working / Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago