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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 44 51 33
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -18
Permanent jobs citing VPN 10 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 3.28% 1.54% 1.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.54% 10.87% 8.51%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 4
Average salary £39,083 £30,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.27% -58.62%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
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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
57 46 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 18.69% 14.20% 22.60%
Number of salaries quoted 52 40 47
Average salary £39,083 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £72,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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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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Salary Histogram in Derby

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

VPN Salary Histogram in Derby

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 14 (77.78%) Cisco
2 13 (72.22%) Firewall
3 11 (61.11%) Wireless
4 10 (55.56%) SSL
4 10 (55.56%) Data Centre
5 9 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (50.00%) SolarWinds
5 9 (50.00%) F5
5 9 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX
5 9 (50.00%) Windows
5 9 (50.00%) CheckPoint
6 8 (44.44%) DNS
7 7 (38.89%) OSPF
7 7 (38.89%) BIG-IP
7 7 (38.89%) IP Telephony
7 7 (38.89%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (38.89%) SolarWinds Orion
8 6 (33.33%) Degree
8 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 6 (33.33%) WAN
8 6 (33.33%) DHCP
8 6 (33.33%) CCNA
8 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 6 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (33.33%) LAN
9 5 (27.78%) VoIP
9 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
9 5 (27.78%) ADSL
9 5 (27.78%) ITIL
9 5 (27.78%) CCNP

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Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (11.11%) IIS
4 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.56%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) Firewall
2 11 (61.11%) Wireless
3 10 (55.56%) SSL
4 9 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (44.44%) DNS
6 7 (38.89%) OSPF
6 7 (38.89%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (38.89%) IP Telephony
6 7 (38.89%) BIG-IP
7 6 (33.33%) WAN
7 6 (33.33%) DHCP
7 6 (33.33%) LAN
7 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 5 (27.78%) ADSL
8 5 (27.78%) VoIP
8 5 (27.78%) Internet
8 5 (27.78%) IPsec
9 3 (16.67%) Multicast
9 3 (16.67%) Network Security
10 2 (11.11%) Structured Cabling
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
1 3 (16.67%) Local Government
2 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Network Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Communications Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Data Centre Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Communications Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Technical Support
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Network Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Data Centre
2 4 (22.22%) BYOD
3 2 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu
4 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Project Management
2 3 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 2 (11.11%) Information Security
3 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 2 (11.11%) SIEM
4 1 (5.56%) Time Management
4 1 (5.56%) Network Design
4 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) CCNA
1 6 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 5 (27.78%) CCNP
3 4 (22.22%) MCSE
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.56%) MCSA
4 1 (5.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.56%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 9 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 7 (38.89%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Cisco
2 9 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 9 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 9 (50.00%) F5
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 3 (16.67%) VMware
5 2 (11.11%) Avaya
5 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 2 (11.11%) IronPort
6 1 (5.56%) Citrix
6 1 (5.56%) SonicWALL