The first table below looks at the demand for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 51 57 69
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +12
Permanent jobs citing VPN 14 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.54% 1.35% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 6.33% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 1
Average salary £61,250 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+67.80% +12.30%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
112 79 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 20.33% 21.29% 15.47%
Number of salaries quoted 93 77 63
Average salary £46,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VPN
Leicestershire

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

VPN
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

VPN
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram in Leicester

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 30 (96.77%) Firewall
2 26 (83.87%) VoIP
3 24 (77.42%) Wireless
4 23 (74.19%) Information Management
4 23 (74.19%) CEH
4 23 (74.19%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 23 (74.19%) Penetration Testing
4 23 (74.19%) CISMP
4 23 (74.19%) CISSP
4 23 (74.19%) Security Testing
4 23 (74.19%) Open Source
4 23 (74.19%) GPEN
4 23 (74.19%) OSCP
5 21 (67.74%) PCI DSS
5 21 (67.74%) C
5 21 (67.74%) Java
5 21 (67.74%) PHP
5 21 (67.74%) .NET
5 21 (67.74%) Ethical Hacking
5 21 (67.74%) GIAC
5 21 (67.74%) Objective-C
6 7 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (22.58%) WAN
6 7 (22.58%) Cisco
7 5 (16.13%) Retail
8 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
8 4 (12.90%) CCNA
8 4 (12.90%) HP
8 4 (12.90%) MPLS
8 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.23%) Site Server
1 1 (3.23%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (96.77%) Firewall
2 26 (83.87%) VoIP
3 24 (77.42%) Wireless
4 7 (22.58%) WAN
5 4 (12.90%) MPLS
5 4 (12.90%) LAN
6 3 (9.68%) DMVPN
6 3 (9.68%) EIGRP
7 2 (6.45%) Internet
7 2 (6.45%) IP Telephony
8 1 (3.23%) PABX
8 1 (3.23%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (3.23%) WLAN
8 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
General
1 5 (16.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Tester
1 17 (54.84%) Penetration Tester
1 17 (54.84%) Security Tester
2 7 (22.58%) Network Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Security Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Penetration Test Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) IT Security Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Security Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Junior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) IT Support
6 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support Technician
6 1 (3.23%) Junior
6 1 (3.23%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (3.23%) Support Technician
6 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (67.74%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (74.19%) Open Source
2 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.23%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
1 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) Information Management
1 23 (74.19%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 23 (74.19%) Penetration Testing
1 23 (74.19%) Security Testing
2 21 (67.74%) Ethical Hacking
3 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
4 3 (9.68%) Network Design
4 3 (9.68%) Network Planning
5 2 (6.45%) Project Management
5 2 (6.45%) ITIL
5 2 (6.45%) Information Security
5 2 (6.45%) Supplier Management
6 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.23%) Change Management
6 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.23%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 21 (67.74%) C
1 21 (67.74%) Java
1 21 (67.74%) PHP
1 21 (67.74%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 23 (74.19%) CISSP
1 23 (74.19%) CEH
1 23 (74.19%) CISMP
1 23 (74.19%) GPEN
1 23 (74.19%) OSCP
2 21 (67.74%) GIAC
3 7 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (12.90%) CCNA
5 3 (9.68%) CCIE
5 3 (9.68%) CCNP
6 2 (6.45%) MCP
6 2 (6.45%) CISA
6 2 (6.45%) CISM
6 2 (6.45%) GCIH
6 2 (6.45%) OSCE
6 2 (6.45%) GWAPT
7 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (67.74%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) XenApp
1 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Cisco
2 4 (12.90%) HP
2 4 (12.90%) ProCurve
3 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.45%) NEC
5 1 (3.23%) Citrix
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