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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 118 130 124
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Permanent jobs citing VPN 46 61 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.44% 1.67% 1.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.21% 11.36% 7.47%
Number of salaries quoted 28 55 32
Average salary £26,000 £37,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.12% +0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
560 537 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 17.51% 14.68% 19.29%
Number of salaries quoted 455 472 490
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 27 February 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 February 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
Nottinghamshire +20 24 £26,000 -10.34% 2
Northamptonshire -5 11 £31,500 -21.25% 7
Derbyshire +22 10 £19,000 -24.00% 2
Leicestershire +3 4 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Lincolnshire +5 3 £17,000 -12.82% 1
VPN
England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 52 (60.47%) Firewall
2 48 (55.81%) Windows
3 42 (48.84%) WAN
4 35 (40.70%) Cisco
5 33 (38.37%) Microsoft
6 28 (32.56%) TCP/IP
7 26 (30.23%) DNS
8 25 (29.07%) Active Directory
9 24 (27.91%) LAN
10 22 (25.58%) VMware
11 17 (19.77%) Internet
11 17 (19.77%) Windows 7
12 15 (17.44%) VMware Infrastructure
12 15 (17.44%) Telecoms
12 15 (17.44%) MPLS
13 14 (16.28%) HND
13 14 (16.28%) ITIL
14 13 (15.12%) VoIP
14 13 (15.12%) Degree
15 12 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
15 12 (13.95%) VLAN
15 12 (13.95%) Hyper-V
15 12 (13.95%) Wireless
16 11 (12.79%) MS Exchange
16 11 (12.79%) Ethernet
16 11 (12.79%) Unified Communications
17 10 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
17 10 (11.63%) Cisco ASA
17 10 (11.63%) Business Development
17 10 (11.63%) VPLS

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 11 (12.79%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.49%) Lync
3 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.33%) IIS
3 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.16%) Apache
4 1 (1.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (8.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.65%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.65%) Google Apps
1 4 (4.65%) Office 365
2 2 (2.33%) IaaS
2 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (60.47%) Firewall
2 42 (48.84%) WAN
3 28 (32.56%) TCP/IP
4 26 (30.23%) DNS
5 24 (27.91%) LAN
6 17 (19.77%) Internet
7 15 (17.44%) MPLS
8 13 (15.12%) VoIP
9 12 (13.95%) Wireless
9 12 (13.95%) VLAN
10 11 (12.79%) Ethernet
10 11 (12.79%) Unified Communications
11 10 (11.63%) VPLS
11 10 (11.63%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (10.47%) DHCP
12 9 (10.47%) Cisco Nexus
12 9 (10.47%) SAN
13 8 (9.30%) ADSL
13 8 (9.30%) SSL
14 6 (6.98%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.81%) MySQL
3 4 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.49%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.16%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.16%) JIRA
1 1 (1.16%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (17.44%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.14%) Legal
3 6 (6.98%) Billing
4 5 (5.81%) Finance
5 4 (4.65%) Local Government
5 4 (4.65%) Marketing
6 3 (3.49%) Retail
6 3 (3.49%) Law
7 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (16.28%) Network Engineer
2 13 (15.12%) Analyst
3 8 (9.30%) Service Analyst
3 8 (9.30%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (9.30%) Administrator
3 8 (9.30%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (6.98%) Technical Support
5 5 (5.81%) Support Engineer
5 5 (5.81%) Technical Advisor
5 5 (5.81%) IT Support
6 4 (4.65%) Graduate
6 4 (4.65%) IT Administrator
6 4 (4.65%) Network Analyst
6 4 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (3.49%) Team Leader
7 3 (3.49%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (3.49%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (3.49%) Penetration Tester
7 3 (3.49%) Tester
7 3 (3.49%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.65%) ISPF
2 2 (2.33%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.16%) WAP
3 1 (1.16%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.81%) Clustering
2 4 (4.65%) CESG
2 4 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.49%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.16%) iPhone
4 1 (1.16%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.16%) Kindle
4 1 (1.16%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.16%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 48 (55.81%) Windows
2 17 (19.77%) Windows 7
3 12 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (10.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (9.30%) Linux
7 5 (5.81%) Windows 8
8 4 (4.65%) UNIX
9 2 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.16%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.16%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.28%) ITIL
2 10 (11.63%) Business Development
3 8 (9.30%) Incident Management
4 7 (8.14%) E-Commerce
5 6 (6.98%) Problem Management
5 6 (6.98%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (5.81%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (5.81%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (4.65%) Logistics
7 4 (4.65%) Supplier Management
7 4 (4.65%) Project Management
7 4 (4.65%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (4.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (4.65%) Network Load Balancing
7 4 (4.65%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (4.65%) People Management
8 3 (3.49%) Coaching
8 3 (3.49%) Service Delivery
9 2 (2.33%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.30%) SQL
2 4 (4.65%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (16.28%) HND
2 13 (15.12%) Degree
3 9 (10.47%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (8.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (8.14%) CCNA
5 6 (6.98%) MCP
5 6 (6.98%) MCSE
5 6 (6.98%) MCSA
5 6 (6.98%) MCTS
5 6 (6.98%) MCITP
6 5 (5.81%) CEH
7 4 (4.65%) CISSP
7 4 (4.65%) Security+ Certification
7 4 (4.65%) VCP4
8 3 (3.49%) CCNP
9 1 (1.16%) CCDA
9 1 (1.16%) CCIE
9 1 (1.16%) GCIH
9 1 (1.16%) GWAPT
9 1 (1.16%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.47%) SLA
2 3 (3.49%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.33%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (29.07%) Active Directory
2 15 (17.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (13.95%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.49%) Firmware
4 3 (3.49%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (2.33%) XenApp
5 2 (2.33%) vSphere
5 2 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.33%) ProxySG
6 1 (1.16%) BlackBerry Internet Service
6 1 (1.16%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (4.65%) SCCM
1 4 (4.65%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (2.33%) EdgeSight
2 2 (2.33%) ARCserve
2 2 (2.33%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.33%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (2.33%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (2.33%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.16%) Control-M
3 1 (1.16%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.16%) SCOM
3 1 (1.16%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 35 (40.70%) Cisco
2 33 (38.37%) Microsoft
3 22 (25.58%) VMware
4 9 (10.47%) CheckPoint
5 8 (9.30%) SolarWinds
5 8 (9.30%) F5
6 7 (8.14%) Juniper
7 6 (6.98%) Red Hat
7 6 (6.98%) Blue Coat
8 5 (5.81%) Citrix
9 4 (4.65%) NetApp
9 4 (4.65%) Remedy
9 4 (4.65%) IBM
9 4 (4.65%) Google
10 3 (3.49%) HP
10 3 (3.49%) Dell
11 2 (2.33%) Cognizant
11 2 (2.33%) Symantec
11 2 (2.33%) Nokia
11 2 (2.33%) Tufin
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