The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 76 62 72
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Permanent jobs citing VPN 2 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.29% 1.81% 0.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.57% 11.30% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 4
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +22.58%
UK excluding London median salary £37,747 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.63% +6.66%

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
56 115 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 8.08% 15.99% 21.28%
Number of salaries quoted 52 98 132
Median salary £37,500 £43,835 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.45% +13.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £28,300 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £55,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicestershire region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

VPN
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) Wireless
2 5 (71.43%) Retail
3 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
3 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (57.14%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (57.14%) VoIP
4 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
4 3 (42.86%) GCIH
4 3 (42.86%) CEH
4 3 (42.86%) GWAPT
4 3 (42.86%) GPEN
4 3 (42.86%) OSCP
4 3 (42.86%) OSCE
5 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Open Source
5 2 (28.57%) Information Management
5 2 (28.57%) QA
5 2 (28.57%) CISA
5 2 (28.57%) CISM
5 2 (28.57%) CISMP
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) CISSP
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (14.29%) Juniper
6 1 (14.29%) Nagios
6 1 (14.29%) OSPF
6 1 (14.29%) BGP
6 1 (14.29%) CCNP

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) Wireless
3 4 (57.14%) VoIP
4 1 (14.29%) BGP
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) IPsec
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security
4 1 (14.29%) OSPF
4 1 (14.29%) SSL
4 1 (14.29%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 5 (71.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Penetration Tester
1 4 (57.14%) Tester
2 3 (42.86%) Security Penetration Tester
2 3 (42.86%) Security Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) Information Management
3 2 (28.57%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Security Patching
4 1 (14.29%) Stress Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CEH
1 3 (42.86%) GCIH
1 3 (42.86%) GPEN
1 3 (42.86%) GWAPT
1 3 (42.86%) OSCE
1 3 (42.86%) OSCP
2 2 (28.57%) CISA
2 2 (28.57%) CISM
2 2 (28.57%) CISMP
2 2 (28.57%) CISSP
3 1 (14.29%) CCNP
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) CREST Certified
3 1 (14.29%) ISEB
3 1 (14.29%) MCSA
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
2 2 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) FortiGate
1 1 (14.29%) Nagios
1 1 (14.29%) NetVault Backup
1 1 (14.29%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Juniper
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
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