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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 50 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Permanent jobs citing VPN 3 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.80% 2.51% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.49% 7.73% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 0
Average salary £37,500 £46,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
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
86 181 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 22.87% 32.50% 16.02%
Number of salaries quoted 77 170 49
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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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

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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 23 January 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) Linux
4 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
5 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
5 4 (44.44%) UNIX
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco
5 4 (44.44%) SQL
5 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
5 4 (44.44%) LAN
5 4 (44.44%) WAN
5 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
6 3 (33.33%) Clustering
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (22.22%) IP Telephony
7 2 (22.22%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
7 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (22.22%) Performance Improvement
7 2 (22.22%) Office 365
7 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
7 2 (22.22%) Internet
7 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
7 2 (22.22%) DNS

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Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) IaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) IP Telephony
3 2 (22.22%) Internet
3 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) SAN
4 1 (11.11%) SSL
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
4 1 (11.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Administrator
1 3 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) UNIX
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (22.22%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
3 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCOrch
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) Dell
Leicester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago