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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 43 48 25
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -23
Permanent jobs citing VPN 4 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 1.49% 1.34% 6.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.16% 7.69% 24.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 12
Average salary £37,500 £19,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+97.36% -29.62%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £34,000 £36,375
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -6.52%
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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
49 52 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 18.28% 17.45% 25.23%
Number of salaries quoted 41 46 52
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +31.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £68,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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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 29 May 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) MS Exchange
2 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 7 (63.64%) Firewall
4 6 (54.55%) VMware
4 6 (54.55%) Degree
4 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
5 4 (36.36%) Office 365
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (36.36%) Cisco
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (36.36%) Linux
5 4 (36.36%) MCSE
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) ITIL
6 3 (27.27%) LAN
6 3 (27.27%) WAN
6 3 (27.27%) DHCP
6 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
6 3 (27.27%) DNS
6 3 (27.27%) SSL
6 3 (27.27%) Wireless
6 3 (27.27%) Project Management
6 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
6 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA

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Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 8 (72.73%) MS Exchange
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (18.18%) IIS
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (9.09%) Lync
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) LAN
2 3 (27.27%) WAN
2 3 (27.27%) DHCP
2 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 3 (27.27%) DNS
2 3 (27.27%) SSL
2 3 (27.27%) Wireless
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (18.18%) Network Security
3 2 (18.18%) Software-Defined Networking
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (18.18%) IP Telephony
3 2 (18.18%) BIG-IP
3 2 (18.18%) Internet
3 2 (18.18%) SNMP
4 1 (9.09%) VoIP
4 1 (9.09%) SAN
4 1 (9.09%) OSPF
4 1 (9.09%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Support Technician
1 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Network Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Communications Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Technical Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (9.09%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Ubuntu
4 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
1 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Information Security
2 2 (18.18%) Change Management
2 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) SIEM
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management
3 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (36.36%) MCSE
3 1 (9.09%) MCP
3 1 (9.09%) MCSA
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) CCNP
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
3 3 (27.27%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (9.09%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) F5
3 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
3 2 (18.18%) Avaya
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) SonicWALL
4 1 (9.09%) IronPort