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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 128 119 108
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Permanent jobs citing VPN 39 68 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.22% 1.92% 1.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.25% 11.37% 10.52%
Number of salaries quoted 33 56 36
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £27,600 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £61,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +5.63%
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
538 598 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.80% 16.93% 17.06%
Number of salaries quoted 445 517 435
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +12 19 £28,763 -4.12% 5
Leicestershire +4 7 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Lincolnshire - 7 £17,000 -
Derbyshire +18 6 £19,000 -24.00%
Northamptonshire -17 4 £26,000 -35.00%
VPN
England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 55 (67.90%) Windows
2 42 (51.85%) Firewall
3 41 (50.62%) Microsoft
4 32 (39.51%) WAN
5 29 (35.80%) Cisco
5 29 (35.80%) Active Directory
6 27 (33.33%) DNS
7 26 (32.10%) TCP/IP
8 24 (29.63%) VMware
9 21 (25.93%) HND
10 20 (24.69%) Windows 7
11 19 (23.46%) VMware Infrastructure
11 19 (23.46%) ITIL
11 19 (23.46%) LAN
12 15 (18.52%) VoIP
12 15 (18.52%) Internet
12 15 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (17.28%) Degree
13 14 (17.28%) Microsoft Certification
13 14 (17.28%) MS Exchange
14 13 (16.05%) SLA
14 13 (16.05%) Hyper-V
15 12 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
15 12 (14.81%) MS Excel
15 12 (14.81%) Linux
15 12 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
16 11 (13.58%) Telecoms
16 11 (13.58%) ADSL
17 10 (12.35%) MCSE
17 10 (12.35%) MCSA

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.23%) Lync
5 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.23%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.17%) MS Office
3 4 (4.94%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.41%) Office 365
2 4 (4.94%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.23%) IaaS
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (51.85%) Firewall
2 32 (39.51%) WAN
3 27 (33.33%) DNS
4 26 (32.10%) TCP/IP
5 19 (23.46%) LAN
6 15 (18.52%) VoIP
6 15 (18.52%) Internet
7 11 (13.58%) ADSL
8 10 (12.35%) IP Telephony
9 8 (9.88%) SAN
9 8 (9.88%) VLAN
10 7 (8.64%) Network Security
10 7 (8.64%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (8.64%) Wireless
11 6 (7.41%) DHCP
11 6 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (6.17%) MPLS
12 5 (6.17%) BGP
13 4 (4.94%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (4.94%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.88%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.64%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (6.17%) MySQL
4 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.23%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) JIRA
1 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (13.58%) Telecoms
2 10 (12.35%) Legal
3 9 (11.11%) Finance
4 4 (4.94%) Local Government
5 3 (3.70%) Retail
6 2 (2.47%) Billing
6 2 (2.47%) Marketing
7 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (19.75%) Analyst
2 12 (14.81%) Service Analyst
2 12 (14.81%) Service Desk Analyst
3 11 (13.58%) Network Engineer
4 9 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (8.64%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 7 (8.64%) Support Engineer
5 7 (8.64%) Team Leader
6 6 (7.41%) Administrator
6 6 (7.41%) IT Support
7 5 (6.17%) IT Technician
7 5 (6.17%) Technical Support
8 4 (4.94%) Technical Advisor
9 3 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support Technician
9 3 (3.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) Linux Administrator
9 3 (3.70%) Graduate
9 3 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) Technical Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.47%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.23%) WAP
2 1 (1.23%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.94%) Clustering
1 4 (4.94%) CESG
2 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.47%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.23%) iPhone
4 1 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.23%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 55 (67.90%) Windows
2 20 (24.69%) Windows 7
3 15 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (14.81%) Linux
5 9 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (7.41%) Windows 8
7 5 (6.17%) UNIX
8 2 (2.47%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.23%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.46%) ITIL
2 12 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 7 (8.64%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (4.94%) E-Commerce
5 4 (4.94%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (4.94%) Problem Management
5 4 (4.94%) Network Load Balancing
6 3 (3.70%) Incident Management
6 3 (3.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (3.70%) Coaching
7 2 (2.47%) Project Management
7 2 (2.47%) Configuration Management
7 2 (2.47%) Workflow
7 2 (2.47%) Performance Improvement
7 2 (2.47%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (2.47%) Business Development
8 1 (1.23%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.23%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.11%) SQL
2 4 (4.94%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.23%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.23%) Perl
3 1 (1.23%) PHP
3 1 (1.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (25.93%) HND
2 14 (17.28%) Degree
2 14 (17.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (12.35%) MCSE
3 10 (12.35%) MCSA
3 10 (12.35%) MCP
3 10 (12.35%) MCTS
3 10 (12.35%) MCITP
4 5 (6.17%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (6.17%) CCNA
5 3 (3.70%) CEH
6 2 (2.47%) Security+ Certification
6 2 (2.47%) CISSP
7 1 (1.23%) GCIH
7 1 (1.23%) GWAPT
7 1 (1.23%) GPEN
7 1 (1.23%) OSCP
7 1 (1.23%) OSCE
7 1 (1.23%) CCDA
7 1 (1.23%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.05%) SLA
2 3 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (35.80%) Active Directory
2 19 (23.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (16.05%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.70%) Firmware
4 3 (3.70%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (2.47%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.47%) vSphere
5 2 (2.47%) XenApp
5 2 (2.47%) ProxySG
6 1 (1.23%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.23%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.23%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (4.94%) Cisco Prime
1 4 (4.94%) SCCM
2 2 (2.47%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.47%) ARCserve
2 2 (2.47%) EdgeSight
3 1 (1.23%) WSUS
3 1 (1.23%) SCOM
3 1 (1.23%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.23%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.23%) Control-M
Vendors
1 41 (50.62%) Microsoft
2 29 (35.80%) Cisco
3 24 (29.63%) VMware
4 8 (9.88%) CheckPoint
5 6 (7.41%) SolarWinds
5 6 (7.41%) F5
5 6 (7.41%) Blue Coat
6 5 (6.17%) Juniper
7 4 (4.94%) IBM
7 4 (4.94%) Citrix
7 4 (4.94%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.94%) Google
8 3 (3.70%) NetApp
8 3 (3.70%) HP
8 3 (3.70%) Dell
9 2 (2.47%) Nokia
9 2 (2.47%) Cognizant
9 2 (2.47%) Symantec
9 2 (2.47%) Oracle
9 2 (2.47%) Iron Mountain
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