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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 61 71 54
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -17
Permanent jobs citing VPN 16 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.10% 0.31% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.45% 2.06% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 2
Average salary £46,000 £36,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% +25.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £30,800 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £41,200 £29,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
119 97 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 15.60% 15.13% 13.94%
Number of salaries quoted 104 92 62
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,026
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £53,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Coventry

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 28 (96.55%) Cisco
2 26 (89.66%) Firewall
3 21 (72.41%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (62.07%) LAN
5 17 (58.62%) CCNP
5 17 (58.62%) WAN
6 13 (44.83%) MPLS
6 13 (44.83%) CCNA
6 13 (44.83%) Data Centre
7 12 (41.38%) HP
8 11 (37.93%) VMware
9 9 (31.03%) SAN
9 9 (31.03%) ADSL
9 9 (31.03%) Meraki
9 9 (31.03%) F5
9 9 (31.03%) Hyper-V
9 9 (31.03%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (27.59%) VLAN
10 8 (27.59%) Wireless
11 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
12 6 (20.69%) EMC
12 6 (20.69%) Citrix
12 6 (20.69%) CCIE
12 6 (20.69%) DHCP
12 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
12 6 (20.69%) BGP
12 6 (20.69%) EIGRP
12 6 (20.69%) Network Security
12 6 (20.69%) XenApp

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (10.34%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) IaaS
1 5 (17.24%) SaaS
2 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (89.66%) Firewall
2 18 (62.07%) LAN
3 17 (58.62%) WAN
4 13 (44.83%) MPLS
5 9 (31.03%) ADSL
5 9 (31.03%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (31.03%) SAN
6 8 (27.59%) VLAN
6 8 (27.59%) Wireless
7 6 (20.69%) BGP
7 6 (20.69%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (20.69%) Cisco Wireless
7 6 (20.69%) DHCP
7 6 (20.69%) EIGRP
7 6 (20.69%) Network Security
7 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
8 5 (17.24%) VoIP
9 4 (13.79%) DNS
9 4 (13.79%) OSPF
10 3 (10.34%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (10.34%) Retail
2 2 (6.90%) Automotive
2 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Network Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Support Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Network Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Network Support
4 5 (17.24%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Network Support Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Senior IT Support
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Network Support
6 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Exchange Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Network Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Server Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Server Support Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Support Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Windows Server Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (44.83%) Data Centre
2 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.24%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (6.90%) SecurID
3 2 (6.90%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
1 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
2 3 (10.34%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) Load Balancing
1 5 (17.24%) Network Design
2 3 (10.34%) Network Management
2 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
3 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
3 2 (6.90%) ITIL
3 2 (6.90%) ITSM
3 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
3 2 (6.90%) Project Planning
3 2 (6.90%) Service Management
4 1 (3.45%) Information Security
4 1 (3.45%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (72.41%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (58.62%) CCNP
3 13 (44.83%) CCNA
4 6 (20.69%) CCIE
5 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
6 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) Hyper-V
2 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
4 6 (20.69%) vSphere
4 6 (20.69%) XenApp
4 6 (20.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) QRadar
1 3 (10.34%) WhatsUp Gold
1 3 (10.34%) Zenoss
2 1 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 28 (96.55%) Cisco
2 12 (41.38%) HP
3 11 (37.93%) VMware
4 9 (31.03%) F5
4 9 (31.03%) Meraki
5 6 (20.69%) Citrix
5 6 (20.69%) EMC
6 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
7 3 (10.34%) CheckPoint
7 3 (10.34%) Tripwire
7 3 (10.34%) Veeam
7 3 (10.34%) WatchGuard
8 2 (6.90%) Canon
8 2 (6.90%) Juniper
8 2 (6.90%) Nokia
9 1 (3.45%) Aruba
9 1 (3.45%) Google
9 1 (3.45%) IBM
9 1 (3.45%) McAfee
9 1 (3.45%) Twitter
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £76000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £53000 - £65000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 18 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 3600 on call + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + On-call, Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £51000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £76000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago