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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 45 33 44
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +11
Permanent jobs citing VPN 4 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 1.38% 0.48% 1.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 2.38% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 6
Average salary £27,500 £50,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £50,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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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
28 42 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 9.66% 20.29% 29.61%
Number of salaries quoted 20 39 83
Average salary £37,500 £60,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.49% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £82,500 £65,000
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 17 September 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 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) SAN
4 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) LAN
5 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
5 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
5 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (28.57%) Wireless
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (28.57%) Change Control
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (28.57%) Coaching
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server

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Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
1 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) SAN
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) Wireless
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) SSL
4 1 (14.29%) IPv4
4 1 (14.29%) IPv6
4 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (14.29%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) DBA
2 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Server Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Communications Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
1 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (28.57%) Change Control
1 2 (28.57%) Coaching
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) Brocade
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Nokia