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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 119 120 133
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Permanent jobs citing VPN 53 46 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.43% 1.43% 1.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.67% 8.30% 7.23%
Number of salaries quoted 47 44 40
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £26,900 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -
VPN
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
548 554 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 14.77% 17.17% 17.82%
Number of salaries quoted 458 491 479
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

VPN
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

VPN Salary Trend in the East Midlands

VPN
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

VPN
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 October 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
Nottinghamshire +5 20 £32,000 -9.42%
Northamptonshire -23 14 £27,000 -15.62%
Leicestershire -2 7 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Lincolnshire - 6 £17,500 -
Derbyshire -11 5 £27,500 -37.50%
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England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 59 (59.00%) Windows
2 51 (51.00%) Firewall
3 46 (46.00%) Microsoft
4 37 (37.00%) Cisco
5 33 (33.00%) Active Directory
6 32 (32.00%) VMware
7 31 (31.00%) VoIP
8 30 (30.00%) TCP/IP
9 28 (28.00%) DNS
9 28 (28.00%) WAN
9 28 (28.00%) Linux
10 24 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 24 (24.00%) Wireless
10 24 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 23 (23.00%) Windows 7
11 23 (23.00%) LAN
12 22 (22.00%) ITIL
13 21 (21.00%) HND
14 20 (20.00%) MS Exchange
14 20 (20.00%) MCSE
15 18 (18.00%) PHP
15 18 (18.00%) Windows Server 2008
15 18 (18.00%) PCI DSS
16 17 (17.00%) CEH
16 17 (17.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 17 (17.00%) Penetration Testing
16 17 (17.00%) CISMP
16 17 (17.00%) Open Source
16 17 (17.00%) GPEN
16 17 (17.00%) OSCP

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 20 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 15 (15.00%) IIS
3 12 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 12 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.00%) Apache
4 4 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.00%) Lync
6 2 (2.00%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.00%) Site Server
Applications
1 15 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.00%) Office 365
2 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (51.00%) Firewall
2 31 (31.00%) VoIP
3 30 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 28 (28.00%) DNS
4 28 (28.00%) WAN
5 24 (24.00%) Wireless
6 23 (23.00%) LAN
7 17 (17.00%) Internet
8 15 (15.00%) SSL
9 14 (14.00%) DHCP
9 14 (14.00%) IP Telephony
10 12 (12.00%) BGP
10 12 (12.00%) SMTP
10 12 (12.00%) LDAP
10 12 (12.00%) SAN
11 7 (7.00%) MPLS
11 7 (7.00%) Network Security
12 6 (6.00%) ADSL
13 4 (4.00%) iSCSI
13 4 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.00%) Crystal Reports
2 7 (7.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.00%) MySQL
4 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.00%) JIRA
2 1 (1.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (13.00%) Finance
2 12 (12.00%) Legal
3 8 (8.00%) Retail
4 6 (6.00%) Telecoms
5 5 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.00%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 22 (22.00%) Network Engineer
2 15 (15.00%) Analyst
2 15 (15.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 11 (11.00%) Team Leader
3 11 (11.00%) Tester
4 9 (9.00%) Service Analyst
4 9 (9.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 9 (9.00%) Penetration Tester
4 9 (9.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 9 (9.00%) Security Tester
4 9 (9.00%) IT Technician
5 6 (6.00%) Administrator
5 6 (6.00%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (5.00%) Support Engineer
7 4 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (4.00%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (4.00%) IT Support
7 4 (4.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.00%) .NET
2 4 (4.00%) LAMP
3 3 (3.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.00%) Open Source
2 8 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.00%) NHS
4 2 (2.00%) Clustering
4 2 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.00%) CCTV
5 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.00%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.00%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 59 (59.00%) Windows
2 28 (28.00%) Linux
3 23 (23.00%) Windows 7
4 18 (18.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (10.00%) UNIX
5 10 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (9.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (8.00%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.00%) ITIL
2 17 (17.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 17 (17.00%) Penetration Testing
3 16 (16.00%) Security Testing
4 15 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 15 (15.00%) Information Management
5 14 (14.00%) Ethical Hacking
6 12 (12.00%) Service Delivery
6 12 (12.00%) Network Monitoring
7 9 (9.00%) Information Security
8 8 (8.00%) Configuration Management
9 5 (5.00%) Project Management
9 5 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (5.00%) Coaching
10 4 (4.00%) Mentoring
10 4 (4.00%) Migration
11 3 (3.00%) Security Management
11 3 (3.00%) Risk Management
11 3 (3.00%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (3.00%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 18 (18.00%) PHP
2 15 (15.00%) C
3 14 (14.00%) Java
3 14 (14.00%) Objective-C
4 5 (5.00%) SQL
5 4 (4.00%) Perl
6 2 (2.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.00%) Python
7 1 (1.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 24 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (21.00%) HND
3 20 (20.00%) MCSE
4 17 (17.00%) CISSP
4 17 (17.00%) CEH
4 17 (17.00%) CISMP
4 17 (17.00%) GPEN
4 17 (17.00%) OSCP
5 15 (15.00%) MCP
6 14 (14.00%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (14.00%) GIAC
6 14 (14.00%) Degree
7 13 (13.00%) MCSA
7 13 (13.00%) MCTS
7 13 (13.00%) MCITP
8 11 (11.00%) CCNA
9 8 (8.00%) CCNP
10 3 (3.00%) CISA
10 3 (3.00%) CISM
10 3 (3.00%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (18.00%) PCI DSS
2 12 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (33.00%) Active Directory
2 24 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (9.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.00%) XenApp
5 3 (3.00%) vSphere
5 3 (3.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.00%) XenServer
6 1 (1.00%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.00%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.00%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 16 (16.00%) Backup Exec
2 12 (12.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.00%) ARCserve
3 2 (2.00%) SCCM
3 2 (2.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.00%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.00%) SCOM
4 1 (1.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 46 (46.00%) Microsoft
2 37 (37.00%) Cisco
3 32 (32.00%) VMware
4 16 (16.00%) Symantec
5 15 (15.00%) Citrix
6 5 (5.00%) HP
6 5 (5.00%) NetApp
6 5 (5.00%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.00%) ProCurve
8 3 (3.00%) Juniper
8 3 (3.00%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.00%) Dell
9 2 (2.00%) Oracle
9 2 (2.00%) Iron Mountain
9 2 (2.00%) NEC
10 1 (1.00%) ArcSight
10 1 (1.00%) Avaya
10 1 (1.00%) Intel
10 1 (1.00%) Nokia
10 1 (1.00%) Mitel
East Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: 17.5k + 2.5k Shift Allowance (DOE)
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
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