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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 50 60 40
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -20
Permanent jobs citing VPN 6 9 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 1.54% 1.52% 4.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.41% 10.59% 25.97%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 19
Average salary £19,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £21,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £60,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.77%
VPN
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
81 85 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 20.82% 14.33% 19.06%
Number of salaries quoted 60 71 75
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,000 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 January 2015.

VPN Salary Histogram 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 27 January 2015. 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 +5 3 £19,500 -9.30% 1
Chesterfield +28 2 £17,000 -69.77%
Matlock - 1 £50,000 -
VPN
East Midlands

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (40.00%) Cisco
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (30.00%) SAN
6 3 (30.00%) WAN
6 3 (30.00%) DHCP
6 3 (30.00%) DNS
6 3 (30.00%) LAN
6 3 (30.00%) SQL
6 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (30.00%) VMware Workstation
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (30.00%) Office 365
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (20.00%) Degree
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (20.00%) HND
7 2 (20.00%) Linux
7 2 (20.00%) VoIP
7 2 (20.00%) ADSL
7 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 1 (10.00%) Change Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) LAN
2 3 (30.00%) WAN
2 3 (30.00%) DHCP
2 3 (30.00%) SAN
3 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (20.00%) VoIP
3 2 (20.00%) ADSL
4 1 (10.00%) IPv6
4 1 (10.00%) IPsec
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (10.00%) MPLS
4 1 (10.00%) OSPF
4 1 (10.00%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Support Technician
1 3 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Advisor
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (20.00%) Graduate
3 1 (10.00%) Network Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL
1 1 (10.00%) ERP
1 1 (10.00%) Change Management
1 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (10.00%) Time Management
1 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) HND
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) CCIE
2 1 (10.00%) CCNP
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) CCDA
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (30.00%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) HP