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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 64 55 55
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 7 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.87% 1.03% 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.05% 5.50% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 4
Average salary £37,500 £30,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% -12.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,750 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £46,250 £36,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.26% -5.33%
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
87 109 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 10.83% 18.76% 24.72%
Number of salaries quoted 82 99 105
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £54,400 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

VPN Salary Histogram in Coventry

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) HP
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) LAN
3 5 (55.56%) WAN
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (44.44%) CCNP
4 4 (44.44%) MPLS
4 4 (44.44%) VLAN
4 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
5 3 (33.33%) Meraki
5 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (33.33%) Wireless
5 3 (33.33%) CCNA
5 3 (33.33%) SAN
5 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 3 (33.33%) ADSL
6 2 (22.22%) VoIP
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
6 2 (22.22%) OSPF
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) WAN
2 5 (55.56%) LAN
3 4 (44.44%) MPLS
3 4 (44.44%) VLAN
4 3 (33.33%) Wireless
4 3 (33.33%) ADSL
4 3 (33.33%) SAN
5 2 (22.22%) VoIP
5 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications
5 2 (22.22%) OSPF
6 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (11.11%) DHCP
6 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 1 (11.11%) DNS
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Network Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Network Support
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Network Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 2 (22.22%) Network Management
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CCNP
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (33.33%) CCNA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Zenoss
1 2 (22.22%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (11.11%) Tivoli
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) HP
3 5 (55.56%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) Meraki
5 2 (22.22%) Tripwire
5 2 (22.22%) WatchGuard
5 2 (22.22%) Veeam
5 2 (22.22%) F5
6 1 (11.11%) EMC
6 1 (11.11%) IBM
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
Coventry
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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