The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 64 66 79
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +13
Permanent jobs citing VPN 11 7 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.56% 1.00% 2.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.48% 4.83% 9.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 19
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
116 145 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 16.48% 20.77% 23.50%
Number of salaries quoted 100 130 181
Average salary £39,000 £38,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.29% +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

VPN Salary Trend in Leicestershire

VPN
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kegworth - 9 - -
Leicester +4 6 £45,000 +20.00%
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East Midlands

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 13 (52.00%) Firewall
2 10 (40.00%) Windows
2 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 10 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
2 10 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 9 (36.00%) Apple iOS
3 9 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (36.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (36.00%) Finance
3 9 (36.00%) Legal
3 9 (36.00%) Migration
3 9 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (36.00%) Windows XP
3 9 (36.00%) MS Office
3 9 (36.00%) Service Delivery
3 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (36.00%) Citrix
3 9 (36.00%) Blackberry
3 9 (36.00%) Windows 8
4 6 (24.00%) Retail
4 6 (24.00%) E-Commerce
5 5 (20.00%) VoIP
5 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (20.00%) Wireless
6 4 (16.00%) Risk Management
6 4 (16.00%) GCIH
6 4 (16.00%) Information Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 10 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 9 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (36.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) Firewall
2 5 (20.00%) VoIP
2 5 (20.00%) Wireless
3 3 (12.00%) BGP
3 3 (12.00%) LAN
3 3 (12.00%) OSPF
3 3 (12.00%) WAN
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (4.00%) EIGRP
5 1 (4.00%) Internet
5 1 (4.00%) RTP
5 1 (4.00%) SSL
5 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
1 9 (36.00%) Legal
2 6 (24.00%) Retail
3 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Tester
2 9 (36.00%) Analyst
3 8 (32.00%) Penetration Tester
4 4 (16.00%) Network Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Security Penetration Tester
4 4 (16.00%) Security Tester
5 1 (4.00%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Network Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Windows
2 9 (36.00%) Apple iOS
2 9 (36.00%) Windows 8
2 9 (36.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
1 10 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 9 (36.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 9 (36.00%) Migration
2 9 (36.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (24.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (16.00%) Information Management
4 4 (16.00%) Open Source
4 4 (16.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (16.00%) Security Management
4 4 (16.00%) Security Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (8.00%) ITIL
7 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
7 1 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.00%) Network Design
7 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
7 1 (4.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.00%) CCNP
2 4 (16.00%) CEH
2 4 (16.00%) CREST Certified
2 4 (16.00%) GCIH
2 4 (16.00%) GPEN
2 4 (16.00%) GWAPT
2 4 (16.00%) OSCE
2 4 (16.00%) OSCP
3 2 (8.00%) CCNA
3 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.00%) CCIE
4 1 (4.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (40.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (36.00%) Citrix
3 4 (16.00%) Cisco
4 2 (8.00%) Juniper
5 1 (4.00%) IronPort
5 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.00%) Verint
5 1 (4.00%) VMware
5 1 (4.00%) WatchGuard
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