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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 127 134 131
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs citing VPN 48 53 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.30% 1.38% 1.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.75% 8.79% 7.00%
Number of salaries quoted 28 48 39
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +24.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £19,350 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £60,000 £40,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,318 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.27% -1.94%
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
619 603 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.81% 15.73% 19.46%
Number of salaries quoted 498 490 529
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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
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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 +17 24 £26,000 -6.30% 5
Northamptonshire 0 17 £30,000 -25.00%
Derbyshire +19 11 £29,750 +26.59% 1
Lincolnshire -6 3 £17,000 -12.82%
Leicestershire -12 2 £45,000 -25.00% 1
VPN
England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 44 (54.32%) Firewall
2 40 (49.38%) WAN
3 36 (44.44%) Windows
4 33 (40.74%) Cisco
5 27 (33.33%) LAN
6 24 (29.63%) Active Directory
7 23 (28.40%) Microsoft
8 21 (25.93%) MPLS
9 19 (23.46%) TCP/IP
9 19 (23.46%) DNS
10 18 (22.22%) Internet
10 18 (22.22%) Degree
11 16 (19.75%) VMware
12 15 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
12 15 (18.52%) VLAN
13 14 (17.28%) MS Exchange
13 14 (17.28%) Wireless
13 14 (17.28%) Telecoms
14 13 (16.05%) CCNA
15 11 (13.58%) DHCP
15 11 (13.58%) Ethernet
16 10 (12.35%) VoIP
16 10 (12.35%) SQL
16 10 (12.35%) Business Development
16 10 (12.35%) VPLS
16 10 (12.35%) Network Security
16 10 (12.35%) VMware Infrastructure
16 10 (12.35%) Cisco ASA
16 10 (12.35%) Hyper-V
16 10 (12.35%) Unified Communications

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 14 (17.28%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.70%) IIS
3 2 (2.47%) Lync
3 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.94%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.47%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.17%) Office 365
2 1 (1.23%) IaaS
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.23%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 44 (54.32%) Firewall
2 40 (49.38%) WAN
3 27 (33.33%) LAN
4 21 (25.93%) MPLS
5 19 (23.46%) TCP/IP
5 19 (23.46%) DNS
6 18 (22.22%) Internet
7 15 (18.52%) VLAN
8 14 (17.28%) Wireless
9 11 (13.58%) DHCP
9 11 (13.58%) Ethernet
10 10 (12.35%) VoIP
10 10 (12.35%) VPLS
10 10 (12.35%) Network Security
10 10 (12.35%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (12.35%) Unified Communications
11 9 (11.11%) SSL
12 8 (9.88%) Cisco Nexus
13 7 (8.64%) ADSL
14 6 (7.41%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.23%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) LabVIEW
General
1 14 (17.28%) Telecoms
2 8 (9.88%) Law
3 6 (7.41%) Finance
4 5 (6.17%) Billing
5 4 (4.94%) Local Government
5 4 (4.94%) Marketing
6 3 (3.70%) Retail
6 3 (3.70%) Legal
7 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (24.69%) Network Engineer
2 10 (12.35%) Analyst
3 8 (9.88%) Technical Support
3 8 (9.88%) Administrator
4 6 (7.41%) Technical Advisor
4 6 (7.41%) Support Engineer
4 6 (7.41%) Network Analyst
5 5 (6.17%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (6.17%) Graduate
6 4 (4.94%) IT Manager
6 4 (4.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (4.94%) IT Administrator
7 3 (3.70%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (3.70%) Penetration Tester
7 3 (3.70%) Network Support
7 3 (3.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 3 (3.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support Technician
7 3 (3.70%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.17%) ISPF
2 2 (2.47%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.23%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.94%) CESG
2 3 (3.70%) Clustering
2 3 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.47%) Private Cloud
3 2 (2.47%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.23%) BYOD
4 1 (1.23%) iPhone
4 1 (1.23%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.23%) Kindle
4 1 (1.23%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.23%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 36 (44.44%) Windows
2 9 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (9.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (9.88%) Windows 7
4 7 (8.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (6.17%) Linux
6 4 (4.94%) Windows XP
7 3 (3.70%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.47%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.23%) UNIX
9 1 (1.23%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.23%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (1.23%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (12.35%) Business Development
2 8 (9.88%) Incident Management
3 7 (8.64%) E-Commerce
4 6 (7.41%) ITIL
4 6 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (6.17%) Problem Management
5 5 (6.17%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (4.94%) Logistics
6 4 (4.94%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (4.94%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (4.94%) Supplier Management
6 4 (4.94%) Project Management
6 4 (4.94%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (4.94%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (4.94%) People Management
7 3 (3.70%) Data Protection
7 3 (3.70%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.47%) Change Management
8 2 (2.47%) Business Continuity
8 2 (2.47%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.35%) SQL
2 2 (2.47%) C
3 1 (1.23%) C++
3 1 (1.23%) Embedded C
3 1 (1.23%) Embedded C++
3 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (22.22%) Degree
2 15 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (16.05%) CCNA
4 8 (9.88%) CCNP
5 7 (8.64%) HND
6 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (6.17%) MCSE
7 5 (6.17%) CEH
8 4 (4.94%) Security+ Certification
8 4 (4.94%) CISSP
9 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.23%) MCSA
9 1 (1.23%) MCP
9 1 (1.23%) GCIH
9 1 (1.23%) APMP
9 1 (1.23%) GWAPT
9 1 (1.23%) GPEN
9 1 (1.23%) OSCP
9 1 (1.23%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) SLA
1 4 (4.94%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.47%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (29.63%) Active Directory
2 10 (12.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (12.35%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.70%) Firmware
3 3 (3.70%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (2.47%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.23%) BlackBerry Internet Service
5 1 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.23%) vSphere
5 1 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (4.94%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (2.47%) SCCM
2 2 (2.47%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (2.47%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.23%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.23%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.23%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.23%) Control-M
Vendors
1 33 (40.74%) Cisco
2 23 (28.40%) Microsoft
3 16 (19.75%) VMware
4 9 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 8 (9.88%) SolarWinds
5 8 (9.88%) F5
6 6 (7.41%) Blue Coat
6 6 (7.41%) Juniper
7 4 (4.94%) IBM
7 4 (4.94%) Remedy
8 3 (3.70%) Citrix
8 3 (3.70%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.47%) Nokia
9 2 (2.47%) Cognizant
9 2 (2.47%) HP
9 2 (2.47%) Tufin
10 1 (1.23%) TOWER Software
10 1 (1.23%) Dell
10 1 (1.23%) Nortel
10 1 (1.23%) Avaya
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Salary: up to £45k
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, 25 days holiday
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Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
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