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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 115 132 120
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -12
Permanent jobs citing VPN 59 56 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.55% 1.51% 1.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.09% 9.86% 8.97%
Number of salaries quoted 48 47 46
Average salary £39,000 £32,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.87% -24.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.72% -4.00%
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
488 568 535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.83% 15.34% 16.60%
Number of salaries quoted 392 460 466
Average salary £39,083 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 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
Derbyshire +6 26 £39,000 +35.65% 2
Nottinghamshire -16 19 £40,000 +25.00% 8
Leicestershire +15 12 £34,425 -44.92% 2
Northamptonshire -8 3 £41,250 +52.77% 1
Lincolnshire +3 2 £17,250 -1.42%
VPN
England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 53 (63.86%) Firewall
2 39 (46.99%) Windows
3 34 (40.96%) Cisco
4 27 (32.53%) LAN
4 27 (32.53%) WAN
5 24 (28.92%) DNS
5 24 (28.92%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (24.10%) Network Security
6 20 (24.10%) Cisco ASA
7 19 (22.89%) TCP/IP
7 19 (22.89%) Internet
7 19 (22.89%) Wireless
8 18 (21.69%) IPsec
8 18 (21.69%) OSPF
8 18 (21.69%) VMware
8 18 (21.69%) Data Centre
9 17 (20.48%) Microsoft
9 17 (20.48%) CCNP
9 17 (20.48%) CCNA
9 17 (20.48%) Linux
10 16 (19.28%) Active Directory
11 15 (18.07%) SSL
11 15 (18.07%) CheckPoint
11 15 (18.07%) Windows Server 2003
12 14 (16.87%) Information Security
12 14 (16.87%) F5
13 13 (15.66%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (15.66%) SolarWinds
13 13 (15.66%) DHCP
13 13 (15.66%) MS Exchange

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 13 (15.66%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.43%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.61%) IIS
4 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (7.23%) MS Office
1 6 (7.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.20%) Office 365
3 1 (1.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (63.86%) Firewall
2 27 (32.53%) LAN
2 27 (32.53%) WAN
3 24 (28.92%) DNS
4 20 (24.10%) Network Security
4 20 (24.10%) Cisco ASA
5 19 (22.89%) Internet
5 19 (22.89%) Wireless
5 19 (22.89%) TCP/IP
6 18 (21.69%) IPsec
6 18 (21.69%) OSPF
7 15 (18.07%) SSL
8 13 (15.66%) DHCP
8 13 (15.66%) ADSL
9 12 (14.46%) VoIP
9 12 (14.46%) IP Telephony
10 11 (13.25%) MPLS
11 10 (12.05%) Cisco Nexus
12 9 (10.84%) Intrusion Detection
12 9 (10.84%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.61%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (2.41%) Big Data
2 2 (2.41%) MySQL
2 2 (2.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.20%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.41%) LabVIEW
2 1 (1.20%) Selenium
General
1 11 (13.25%) Finance
2 9 (10.84%) Telecoms
3 6 (7.23%) Retail
4 4 (4.82%) Local Government
5 2 (2.41%) Law
5 2 (2.41%) Legal
6 1 (1.20%) Banking
6 1 (1.20%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (30.12%) Network Engineer
2 15 (18.07%) Senior Network Engineer
3 12 (14.46%) Security Engineer
4 10 (12.05%) Support Engineer
5 7 (8.43%) Administrator
5 7 (8.43%) Network Support
6 6 (7.23%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) IT Support
7 5 (6.02%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (6.02%) Tester
7 5 (6.02%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.82%) Analyst
8 4 (4.82%) Technical Support
8 4 (4.82%) Network Support Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) IT Support Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Penetration Tester
8 4 (4.82%) Senior Network Support
9 3 (3.61%) Communications Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Network Specialist
9 3 (3.61%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.02%) Web Services
2 2 (2.41%) WAP
3 1 (1.20%) ISPF
3 1 (1.20%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.20%) XML
3 1 (1.20%) .NET
3 1 (1.20%) COM+
3 1 (1.20%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.69%) Data Centre
2 9 (10.84%) PKI
3 7 (8.43%) BYOD
4 3 (3.61%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.61%) Data Integration
4 3 (3.61%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.61%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.41%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.20%) iPhone
6 1 (1.20%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.20%) Handset
6 1 (1.20%) Clustering
6 1 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 39 (46.99%) Windows
2 17 (20.48%) Linux
3 15 (18.07%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (15.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (12.05%) Windows XP
6 9 (10.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (10.84%) Solaris
7 6 (7.23%) Windows 8
7 6 (7.23%) Windows 7
8 3 (3.61%) CentOS
8 3 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.61%) VyOS
9 2 (2.41%) Windows 2000
9 2 (2.41%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.41%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (1.20%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.20%) Android
10 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.87%) Information Security
2 11 (13.25%) ITIL
3 9 (10.84%) Computer Security
3 9 (10.84%) SIEM
4 7 (8.43%) Incident Management
4 7 (8.43%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (8.43%) Software Deployment
5 6 (7.23%) Change Management
5 6 (7.23%) Security Architecture
6 5 (6.02%) E-Commerce
7 4 (4.82%) Security Management
7 4 (4.82%) Migration
7 4 (4.82%) Project Management
7 4 (4.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (4.82%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (3.61%) Network Design
8 3 (3.61%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (3.61%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.61%) Problem Management
8 3 (3.61%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.64%) SQL
2 3 (3.61%) C
3 2 (2.41%) C#
3 2 (2.41%) C++
3 2 (2.41%) Embedded C
3 2 (2.41%) Embedded C++
4 1 (1.20%) VB6
4 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.20%) PHP
4 1 (1.20%) VB
4 1 (1.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (28.92%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (20.48%) CCNP
2 17 (20.48%) CCNA
3 12 (14.46%) Degree
4 8 (9.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (8.43%) MCSE
6 6 (7.23%) CISSP
7 4 (4.82%) MCP
8 3 (3.61%) HND
8 3 (3.61%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (3.61%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.41%) CEH
9 2 (2.41%) CISM
10 1 (1.20%) Security+ Certification
10 1 (1.20%) GCIH
10 1 (1.20%) MCDST
10 1 (1.20%) MCTS
10 1 (1.20%) MCITP
10 1 (1.20%) APMP
10 1 (1.20%) GWAPT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.84%) FISMA
2 6 (7.23%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.61%) SLA
4 2 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (19.28%) Active Directory
2 11 (13.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (10.84%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.02%) vSphere
4 5 (6.02%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.20%) Sendmail
5 1 (1.20%) Firmware
5 1 (1.20%) Terminal Server
5 1 (1.20%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (13.25%) Cisco UCCX
2 8 (9.64%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.20%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.20%) XenMobile
3 1 (1.20%) Control-M
3 1 (1.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (40.96%) Cisco
2 18 (21.69%) VMware
3 17 (20.48%) Microsoft
4 15 (18.07%) CheckPoint
5 14 (16.87%) F5
6 13 (15.66%) SolarWinds
7 6 (7.23%) ArcSight
8 5 (6.02%) HP
9 4 (4.82%) NetApp
9 4 (4.82%) Blue Coat
10 3 (3.61%) ProCurve
10 3 (3.61%) NEC
10 3 (3.61%) Acronis
10 3 (3.61%) Vyatta
11 2 (2.41%) Lancope
11 2 (2.41%) Splunk
11 2 (2.41%) Tufin
11 2 (2.41%) Rapid7
11 2 (2.41%) Prolexic
11 2 (2.41%) Cyber-Ark
Nottinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £28850 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits + OT
Posted: 9 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £28850 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits + OT
Posted: 10 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Chesterfield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago