The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Derby region.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 47 28 39
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +11
Permanent jobs citing VPN 3 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 0.97% 4.62% 2.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.82% 18.75% 10.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 9
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £35,831 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-4.45% +1.35%
Communications & Networking Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
44 48 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 14.19% 24.62% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 38 48 87
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £82,500 £70,000
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 14 July 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (33.33%) Change Control
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) Terminal Services
3 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) SLA
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) HND
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) IPv4
4 1 (16.67%) IPv6
4 1 (16.67%) SSL
4 1 (16.67%) SQL

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Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 2 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (16.67%) SSL
3 1 (16.67%) IPv4
3 1 (16.67%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (33.33%) Service Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Communications Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) CCTV
1 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Terminal Services
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Brocade
3 1 (16.67%) Nokia