The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Derbyshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 70 47 57
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +10
Permanent jobs citing VPN 4 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 0.69% 2.37% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.60% 14.10% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 1
Average salary £23,500 £34,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.88% -37.27%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Communications & Networking Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
87 78 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 14.92% 16.77% 28.22%
Number of salaries quoted 65 73 111
Average salary £34,750 £27,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.22% +0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VPN
East Midlands

VPN
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

VPN
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

VPN
Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

VPN
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Derby -19 3 £19,000 -29.62%
VPN
East Midlands

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (73.33%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) CheckPoint
2 8 (53.33%) Firewall
2 8 (53.33%) VMware
3 7 (46.67%) Wireless
3 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
3 7 (46.67%) CCNA
3 7 (46.67%) Citrix
3 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (46.67%) WAN
3 7 (46.67%) Network Security
4 6 (40.00%) F5
4 6 (40.00%) Windows
4 6 (40.00%) SLA
4 6 (40.00%) HP
5 5 (33.33%) CCNP
5 5 (33.33%) MPLS
5 5 (33.33%) SAN
5 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 5 (33.33%) LAN
5 5 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (26.67%) Lync
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (26.67%) Ruckus Wireless
6 4 (26.67%) BIG-IP
6 4 (26.67%) SharePoint

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 5 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (26.67%) Lync
2 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
3 3 (20.00%) IIS
3 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (13.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) Firewall
2 7 (46.67%) Wireless
2 7 (46.67%) WAN
2 7 (46.67%) Network Security
3 5 (33.33%) MPLS
3 5 (33.33%) SAN
3 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 5 (33.33%) LAN
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (26.67%) BIG-IP
5 3 (20.00%) SSL
5 3 (20.00%) OSPF
5 3 (20.00%) BGP
5 3 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (13.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (13.33%) FWSM
7 1 (6.67%) VoIP
7 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Local Government
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Design Authority
2 2 (13.33%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (13.33%) Service Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Network Support
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Support
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Solutions Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Network Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Field Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Thin Client
1 1 (6.67%) Clustering
1 1 (6.67%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
2 2 (13.33%) Security Architecture
2 2 (13.33%) Transition Management
3 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.67%) Validation
3 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) CCNA
1 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (6.67%) HND
3 1 (6.67%) CCIE
3 1 (6.67%) CCSP
3 1 (6.67%) CCDA
3 1 (6.67%) CCDP
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (20.00%) BlackBerry Internet Service
5 2 (13.33%) XenApp
5 2 (13.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) CheckPoint
2 8 (53.33%) VMware
3 7 (46.67%) Citrix
4 6 (40.00%) F5
4 6 (40.00%) HP
5 4 (26.67%) Ruckus Wireless
6 3 (20.00%) Mitel
6 3 (20.00%) BT
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft