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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 59 54 52
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing VPN 2 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.50% 0.96% 1.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.08% 6.06% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 4
Median salary £44,000 £27,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,800 £43,500 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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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
65 66 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 16.13% 15.79% 21.14%
Number of salaries quoted 54 56 75
Median salary £42,500 £28,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+51.78% -36.36%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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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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Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Leicester

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) ZABBIX
3 1 (33.33%) Video on Demand
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) NetVault Backup
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Nagios
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory

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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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
1 1 (33.33%) NetVault Backup
1 1 (33.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) VMware