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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 149 133 112
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -21
Permanent jobs citing VPN 28 47 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.77% 1.27% 1.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.41% 7.87% 8.63%
Number of salaries quoted 25 38 49
Average salary £39,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,900 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,500 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
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
437 597 614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.03% 16.08% 19.52%
Number of salaries quoted 356 472 533
Average salary £41,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 +8 15 £39,000 +17.29% 5
Nottinghamshire -2 14 £37,500 -
Leicestershire +4 2 £45,000 -25.00%
Northamptonshire -1 2 - - 1
Lincolnshire -7 1 £17,000 -43.33%
VPN
England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 40 (51.28%) Firewall
2 37 (47.44%) Windows
3 36 (46.15%) WAN
4 33 (42.31%) Cisco
5 31 (39.74%) LAN
6 22 (28.21%) Microsoft
7 21 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (26.92%) MPLS
8 20 (25.64%) Data Centre
9 19 (24.36%) Degree
9 19 (24.36%) CCNA
9 19 (24.36%) Active Directory
10 18 (23.08%) TCP/IP
10 18 (23.08%) DNS
11 17 (21.79%) Internet
11 17 (21.79%) Wireless
12 15 (19.23%) Telecoms
13 14 (17.95%) VMware
13 14 (17.95%) CCNP
14 13 (16.67%) SSL
14 13 (16.67%) MS Exchange
14 13 (16.67%) VLAN
15 12 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
15 12 (15.38%) Ethernet
16 11 (14.10%) DHCP
16 11 (14.10%) Cisco ASA
17 10 (12.82%) Network Security
17 10 (12.82%) Windows 7
17 10 (12.82%) Unified Communications
17 10 (12.82%) Business Development

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.13%) IIS
2 4 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.56%) Lync
4 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.41%) MS Office
3 2 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) Office 365
2 1 (1.28%) IaaS
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (51.28%) Firewall
2 36 (46.15%) WAN
3 31 (39.74%) LAN
4 21 (26.92%) MPLS
5 18 (23.08%) TCP/IP
5 18 (23.08%) DNS
6 17 (21.79%) Internet
6 17 (21.79%) Wireless
7 13 (16.67%) VLAN
7 13 (16.67%) SSL
8 12 (15.38%) Ethernet
9 11 (14.10%) DHCP
9 11 (14.10%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (12.82%) Unified Communications
10 10 (12.82%) VPLS
10 10 (12.82%) Network Security
11 9 (11.54%) VoIP
12 8 (10.26%) ADSL
13 6 (7.69%) OSPF
14 5 (6.41%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.28%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.28%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.56%) LabVIEW
General
1 15 (19.23%) Telecoms
2 8 (10.26%) Law
3 7 (8.97%) Finance
4 5 (6.41%) Billing
5 4 (5.13%) Marketing
6 3 (3.85%) Legal
7 1 (1.28%) Banking
7 1 (1.28%) Retail
7 1 (1.28%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 19 (24.36%) Network Engineer
2 9 (11.54%) Technical Support
2 9 (11.54%) Administrator
3 8 (10.26%) Support Engineer
3 8 (10.26%) Analyst
4 7 (8.97%) Senior Network Engineer
5 6 (7.69%) Network Analyst
5 6 (7.69%) Graduate
5 6 (7.69%) Network Support
5 6 (7.69%) Technical Advisor
6 5 (6.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.13%) Senior Network Support
7 4 (5.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Senior Support Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Security Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) IT Administrator
8 3 (3.85%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.41%) ISPF
2 2 (2.56%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.56%) Web Services
2 2 (2.56%) WAP
3 1 (1.28%) .NET
3 1 (1.28%) COM+
3 1 (1.28%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.64%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.13%) Clustering
3 3 (3.85%) PKI
3 3 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.56%) iPhone
4 2 (2.56%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.28%) BYOD
5 1 (1.28%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.28%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.28%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.28%) Kindle
5 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 37 (47.44%) Windows
2 12 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (12.82%) Windows 7
3 10 (12.82%) Linux
4 8 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (7.69%) Windows XP
6 4 (5.13%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.85%) Solaris
8 2 (2.56%) Windows 2000
8 2 (2.56%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.56%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.28%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.28%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.28%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (12.82%) Business Development
2 8 (10.26%) Incident Management
3 6 (7.69%) ITIL
3 6 (7.69%) Information Security
4 5 (6.41%) Project Management
4 5 (6.41%) SIEM
5 4 (5.13%) Problem Management
5 4 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (5.13%) Change Management
5 4 (5.13%) E-Commerce
5 4 (5.13%) Logistics
5 4 (5.13%) Supplier Management
5 4 (5.13%) People Management
6 3 (3.85%) Mentoring
6 3 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (3.85%) PRINCE2
6 3 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (3.85%) Software Deployment
6 3 (3.85%) Load Balancing
6 3 (3.85%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.97%) SQL
2 3 (3.85%) C
3 2 (2.56%) C++
3 2 (2.56%) Embedded C
3 2 (2.56%) Embedded C++
4 1 (1.28%) VB6
4 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.28%) PHP
4 1 (1.28%) C#
4 1 (1.28%) VB
4 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (24.36%) CCNA
2 19 (24.36%) Degree
3 14 (17.95%) CCNP
4 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (8.97%) MCSE
5 6 (7.69%) HND
6 5 (6.41%) CISSP
7 4 (5.13%) Security+ Certification
7 4 (5.13%) CEH
8 1 (1.28%) MCTS
8 1 (1.28%) MCITP
8 1 (1.28%) APMP
8 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.28%) MCP
8 1 (1.28%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.85%) SLA
2 3 (3.85%) FISMA
3 2 (2.56%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (24.36%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (10.26%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.56%) vSphere
3 2 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.28%) Sendmail
4 1 (1.28%) Firmware
4 1 (1.28%) Terminal Server
4 1 (1.28%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.28%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 6 (7.69%) Cisco UCCX
2 4 (5.13%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (2.56%) SCCM
4 1 (1.28%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.28%) Control-M
4 1 (1.28%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 33 (42.31%) Cisco
2 22 (28.21%) Microsoft
3 14 (17.95%) VMware
4 9 (11.54%) CheckPoint
5 8 (10.26%) F5
6 6 (7.69%) SolarWinds
7 4 (5.13%) Remedy
7 4 (5.13%) Juniper
8 3 (3.85%) Citrix
8 3 (3.85%) ArcSight
9 2 (2.56%) Avaya
9 2 (2.56%) Cognizant
9 2 (2.56%) HP
9 2 (2.56%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.56%) IronPort
9 2 (2.56%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.28%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.28%) Apple
10 1 (1.28%) TOWER Software
10 1 (1.28%) Dell
Derby
University of Derby
Salary: Up to £39,083 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Xpertise Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby
Talent Spa
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 20 days ago
Derbyshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago