The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 50 51 56
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing VPN 4 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.97% 2.64% 0.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.00% 12.50% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 3
Average salary £42,500 £61,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.61% +63.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
VPN
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
50 112 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 12.08% 21.09% 19.84%
Number of salaries quoted 34 93 74
Average salary £40,000 £46,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +22.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £48,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 5 (83.33%) Internet
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 4 (66.67%) NetApp
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) IP Telephony
4 2 (33.33%) MPLS
4 2 (33.33%) OSPF
4 2 (33.33%) BGP
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) SSL
4 2 (33.33%) CCNA
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) VoIP
4 2 (33.33%) MCP
4 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
4 2 (33.33%) ProCurve
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell

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Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 (16.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) IaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Internet
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (33.33%) Network Security
4 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
4 2 (33.33%) Wireless
4 2 (33.33%) IP Telephony
4 2 (33.33%) SSL
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) VoIP
4 2 (33.33%) MPLS
4 2 (33.33%) OSPF
4 2 (33.33%) BGP
4 2 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (16.67%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (16.67%) VLAN
5 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) EqualLogic
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (33.33%) SIEM
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CCNP
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCNA
2 2 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (16.67%) MCSE
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCVMM
1 1 (16.67%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) NetApp
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) IronPort
3 2 (33.33%) ProCurve
3 2 (33.33%) NEC
3 2 (33.33%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Dell
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