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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 131 126 111
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -15
Permanent jobs citing VPN 42 48 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.15% 1.28% 1.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.48% 8.44% 9.21%
Number of salaries quoted 36 38 49
Average salary £39,083 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.14% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,600 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.21% -2.66%
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
443 569 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.18% 15.23% 18.70%
Number of salaries quoted 362 453 526
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 28 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 28 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 +9 18 £39,083 +17.54% 2
Nottinghamshire -1 17 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Leicestershire +7 7 £36,000 -41.22% 6
Northamptonshire -5 2 - -
Lincolnshire -1 1 £17,000 -43.33% 1
VPN
England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 52 (57.78%) Firewall
2 39 (43.33%) WAN
2 39 (43.33%) Cisco
3 38 (42.22%) Windows
4 33 (36.67%) LAN
5 26 (28.89%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (26.67%) Internet
6 24 (26.67%) MPLS
7 23 (25.56%) Microsoft
7 23 (25.56%) Data Centre
8 22 (24.44%) DNS
9 21 (23.33%) CCNA
10 19 (21.11%) TCP/IP
11 18 (20.00%) Active Directory
11 18 (20.00%) Wireless
12 17 (18.89%) VMware
12 17 (18.89%) CCNP
12 17 (18.89%) Degree
12 17 (18.89%) Network Security
13 16 (17.78%) Cisco ASA
13 16 (17.78%) SSL
13 16 (17.78%) Telecoms
14 14 (15.56%) Information Security
14 14 (15.56%) Linux
15 13 (14.44%) DHCP
15 13 (14.44%) CheckPoint
15 13 (14.44%) VLAN
16 12 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
16 12 (13.33%) Ethernet
17 11 (12.22%) MS Exchange

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 11 (12.22%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.56%) IIS
3 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.22%) Lync
5 2 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.22%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.67%) MS Office
3 2 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.22%) IaaS
3 1 (1.11%) Office 365
3 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 52 (57.78%) Firewall
2 39 (43.33%) WAN
3 33 (36.67%) LAN
4 24 (26.67%) Internet
4 24 (26.67%) MPLS
5 22 (24.44%) DNS
6 19 (21.11%) TCP/IP
7 18 (20.00%) Wireless
8 17 (18.89%) Network Security
9 16 (17.78%) Cisco ASA
9 16 (17.78%) SSL
10 13 (14.44%) DHCP
10 13 (14.44%) VLAN
11 12 (13.33%) Ethernet
12 11 (12.22%) IPsec
12 11 (12.22%) Unified Communications
13 10 (11.11%) VPLS
13 10 (11.11%) OSPF
13 10 (11.11%) VoIP
14 9 (10.00%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.22%) Big Data
2 1 (1.11%) MySQL
2 1 (1.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.11%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.22%) LabVIEW
General
1 16 (17.78%) Telecoms
2 9 (10.00%) Finance
3 8 (8.89%) Law
4 5 (5.56%) Billing
5 4 (4.44%) Marketing
6 3 (3.33%) Legal
6 3 (3.33%) Retail
7 2 (2.22%) Local Government
8 1 (1.11%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (26.67%) Network Engineer
2 10 (11.11%) Security Engineer
2 10 (11.11%) Administrator
3 9 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (7.78%) Technical Support
4 7 (7.78%) Support Engineer
4 7 (7.78%) Analyst
5 6 (6.67%) Network Support
5 6 (6.67%) Network Analyst
6 5 (5.56%) Graduate
6 5 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (5.56%) Technical Advisor
7 4 (4.44%) Senior Network Support
7 4 (4.44%) IT Administrator
7 4 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.33%) IT Manager
8 3 (3.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.33%) Senior Communications Engineer
8 3 (3.33%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.56%) ISPF
2 4 (4.44%) Web Services
3 2 (2.22%) WAP
4 1 (1.11%) .NET
4 1 (1.11%) COM+
4 1 (1.11%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 23 (25.56%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.78%) PKI
3 4 (4.44%) BYOD
4 3 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.33%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.22%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.22%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.22%) EqualLogic
5 2 (2.22%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.22%) Clustering
6 1 (1.11%) Handset
6 1 (1.11%) Kindle
6 1 (1.11%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 38 (42.22%) Windows
2 14 (15.56%) Linux
3 12 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (8.89%) Windows 7
4 8 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (7.78%) Solaris
5 7 (7.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (6.67%) Windows XP
7 4 (4.44%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.22%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.22%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.22%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.11%) Android
9 1 (1.11%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (15.56%) Information Security
2 11 (12.22%) Incident Management
3 10 (11.11%) Business Development
3 10 (11.11%) ITIL
4 7 (7.78%) SIEM
4 7 (7.78%) Computer Security
4 7 (7.78%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 6 (6.67%) Change Management
6 5 (5.56%) Project Management
6 5 (5.56%) Software Deployment
7 4 (4.44%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (4.44%) People Management
7 4 (4.44%) Supplier Management
7 4 (4.44%) Logistics
7 4 (4.44%) Security Architecture
7 4 (4.44%) E-Commerce
8 3 (3.33%) PRINCE2
8 3 (3.33%) Security Management
8 3 (3.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.78%) SQL
2 3 (3.33%) C
3 2 (2.22%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.22%) Embedded C
3 2 (2.22%) Embedded C++
3 2 (2.22%) C++
4 1 (1.11%) PHP
4 1 (1.11%) C#
4 1 (1.11%) VB
4 1 (1.11%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.11%) VB6
Qualifications
1 26 (28.89%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (23.33%) CCNA
3 17 (18.89%) CCNP
3 17 (18.89%) Degree
4 9 (10.00%) CISSP
5 8 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (8.89%) MCSE
6 5 (5.56%) HND
7 4 (4.44%) CEH
7 4 (4.44%) Security+ Certification
7 4 (4.44%) MCP
8 3 (3.33%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.22%) CISM
9 2 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.11%) MCSA
10 1 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (1.11%) APMP
10 1 (1.11%) MCTS
10 1 (1.11%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.78%) FISMA
2 4 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.33%) SLA
4 2 (2.22%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (8.89%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.22%) vSphere
5 1 (1.11%) Terminal Server
5 1 (1.11%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.11%) Sendmail
5 1 (1.11%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 8 (8.89%) Cisco UCCX
2 6 (6.67%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.11%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.11%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.11%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 39 (43.33%) Cisco
2 23 (25.56%) Microsoft
3 17 (18.89%) VMware
4 13 (14.44%) CheckPoint
5 10 (11.11%) F5
5 10 (11.11%) SolarWinds
6 5 (5.56%) NetApp
7 4 (4.44%) Blue Coat
7 4 (4.44%) ArcSight
7 4 (4.44%) Juniper
7 4 (4.44%) Remedy
7 4 (4.44%) HP
8 3 (3.33%) NEC
8 3 (3.33%) ProCurve
9 2 (2.22%) Cyber-Ark
9 2 (2.22%) Rapid7
9 2 (2.22%) Prolexic
9 2 (2.22%) Lancope
9 2 (2.22%) Tripwire
9 2 (2.22%) IronPort
Spalding, Lincolnshire
CPBS
Salary: From £25,119 to £29,149 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
X4 Group
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum plus Benefits, Bonus and Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
360 Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Leicestershire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Derby
University of Derby
Salary: Up to £38,082 depending on experience (PLUS GREAT BENEFITS!)
Posted: 25 days ago