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 23 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 Derbyshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 54 37 43
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +6
Permanent jobs citing VPN 6 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 1.22% 1.89% 3.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.84% 8.43% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 15
Average salary £33,250 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.50% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
61 83 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 12.40% 22.37% 20.79%
Number of salaries quoted 47 83 94
Average salary £38,750 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £82,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
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 23 July 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 -21 3 £33,000 -54.48%
VPN
East Midlands

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (40.00%) Citrix
5 3 (30.00%) SAN
5 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (30.00%) VoIP
5 3 (30.00%) Wireless
5 3 (30.00%) IP Telephony
6 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) IPsec
6 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (20.00%) WAN
6 2 (20.00%) SSL
6 2 (20.00%) SLA
6 2 (20.00%) Linux
6 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (20.00%) MS Office
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL
6 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (20.00%) LAN
6 2 (20.00%) Terminal Services
6 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (30.00%) VoIP
3 3 (30.00%) Wireless
3 3 (30.00%) SAN
3 3 (30.00%) IP Telephony
4 2 (20.00%) Unified Communications
4 2 (20.00%) LAN
4 2 (20.00%) IPsec
4 2 (20.00%) WAN
4 2 (20.00%) SSL
5 1 (10.00%) IPv4
5 1 (10.00%) IPv6
5 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
5 1 (10.00%) PPP
5 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (10.00%) ATM
5 1 (10.00%) DSL
5 1 (10.00%) FCoE
5 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
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
2 2 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior 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%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Field Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Project Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
1 1 (10.00%) CCTV
1 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL
1 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) Terminal Services
5 1 (10.00%) BlackBerry Internet Service
5 1 (10.00%) XenApp
5 1 (10.00%) vSphere
5 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (10.00%) Symantec
4 1 (10.00%) Brocade
4 1 (10.00%) NetApp
4 1 (10.00%) Nokia
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft