The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 61 54 56
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing VPN 2 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.47% 0.98% 2.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.67% 8.51% 12.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 14
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -30.61%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £39,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +8.21%
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Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
75 47 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 17.48% 11.46% 19.78%
Number of salaries quoted 67 31 91
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% -11.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,150 £28,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Leicester region.

VPN Salary Trend in Leicester

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing VPN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicester region with a requirement for VPN.

1 10 (55.56%) Cisco
1 10 (55.56%) CCNP
1 10 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 8 (44.44%) Juniper
3 8 (44.44%) OSPF
3 8 (44.44%) BGP
3 8 (44.44%) Blackberry
3 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 8 (44.44%) Citrix
3 8 (44.44%) MS Office
3 8 (44.44%) Windows
3 8 (44.44%) Windows XP
3 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
3 8 (44.44%) Telecoms
3 8 (44.44%) Migration
3 8 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (44.44%) Apple iOS
3 8 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (44.44%) Windows 8
3 8 (44.44%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (27.78%) Finance
4 5 (27.78%) Legal
4 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
4 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
5 3 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (16.67%) Lotus
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification

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Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2003
1 8 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 3 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (16.67%) IBM Notes
2 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Office
2 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) BGP
1 8 (44.44%) OSPF
2 2 (11.11%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) Wireless
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (5.56%) LAN
3 1 (5.56%) Network Security
3 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
3 1 (5.56%) WAN
3 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
General
1 8 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Legal
3 3 (16.67%) Banking
3 3 (16.67%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Analyst
3 6 (33.33%) Network Manager
4 5 (27.78%) Senior Manager
4 5 (27.78%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) Senior Network Manager
5 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Service Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) IT Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) IT Security Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Network Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Network Security Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Security Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Senior IT Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Senior IT Security Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Security Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (44.44%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Apple iOS
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
1 8 (44.44%) Windows 8
1 8 (44.44%) Windows XP
2 3 (16.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
1 8 (44.44%) Migration
1 8 (44.44%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 3 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) CCNP
1 10 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.56%) CCNA
3 1 (5.56%) CCSP
3 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Cisco
2 8 (44.44%) Citrix
2 8 (44.44%) Juniper
2 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) HP
3 3 (16.67%) Lotus
4 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.56%) F5