The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 52 45 50
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs citing VPN 6 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 1.32% 0.78% 2.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.95% 4.55% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 12
Average salary £27,500 £38,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.63% -7.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £28,000 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £47,600 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
43 66 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 9.49% 17.14% 23.72%
Number of salaries quoted 28 61 94
Average salary £31,750 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,700 £24,700
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 Derbyshire

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

VPN Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -9 4 £27,500 -45.00%
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East Midlands

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (60.00%) Windows
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) SAN
5 4 (40.00%) Linux
5 4 (40.00%) LAN
5 4 (40.00%) WAN
6 3 (30.00%) VoIP
6 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (30.00%) Wireless
6 3 (30.00%) IP Telephony
6 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
7 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (20.00%) Unified Communications
7 2 (20.00%) Change Control
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (20.00%) Coaching
7 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (20.00%) IPsec
7 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
7 2 (20.00%) Active Directory

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Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 (30.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) WAN
2 4 (40.00%) LAN
2 4 (40.00%) SAN
3 3 (30.00%) VoIP
3 3 (30.00%) IP Telephony
3 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (30.00%) Wireless
4 2 (20.00%) IPsec
4 2 (20.00%) Unified Communications
5 1 (10.00%) FCoE
5 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (10.00%) ATM
5 1 (10.00%) DNS
5 1 (10.00%) SSL
5 1 (10.00%) IPv4
5 1 (10.00%) IPv6
5 1 (10.00%) DHCP
5 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Server Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Communications Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Project Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL
1 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (20.00%) Change Control
1 2 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (10.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (10.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (10.00%) XenApp
4 1 (10.00%) vSphere
4 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (10.00%) Symantec
5 1 (10.00%) Brocade
5 1 (10.00%) NetApp
5 1 (10.00%) Nokia