The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 43 48 37
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Permanent jobs citing VPN 3 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 1.28% 0.63% 4.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.66% 3.39% 15.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 9
Average salary £19,500 £37,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.29% -32.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,100 £24,600 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £19,900 £49,400 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,250 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -4.72%
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Derbyshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
53 59 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 22.65% 18.61% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 48 52 64
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,200 £25,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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Salary Trend in Derby

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

VPN Salary Trend in Derby

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Office 365
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
3 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) Time Management
5 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 7

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Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Support Technician
1 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft