The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 70 66 51
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -15
Permanent jobs citing VPN 21 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.21% 1.80% 3.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.88% 8.33% 22.34%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 13
Average salary £60,000 £27,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+122.22% -22.85%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Communications & Networking Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
163 156 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 17.12% 21.64% 13.70%
Number of salaries quoted 147 143 77
Average salary £39,000 £33,815 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.33% -3.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VPN
East Midlands

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

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
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram 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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Leicester -4 16 £60,000 +122.22% 3
VPN
East Midlands

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 34 (89.47%) Firewall
2 27 (71.05%) VoIP
3 22 (57.89%) Wireless
4 21 (55.26%) CEH
4 21 (55.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 21 (55.26%) Penetration Testing
4 21 (55.26%) CISMP
4 21 (55.26%) Security Testing
4 21 (55.26%) PCI DSS
4 21 (55.26%) Open Source
4 21 (55.26%) GPEN
4 21 (55.26%) OSCP
4 21 (55.26%) CISSP
5 20 (52.63%) .NET
6 19 (50.00%) Information Management
7 14 (36.84%) Ethical Hacking
7 14 (36.84%) GIAC
7 14 (36.84%) Objective-C
7 14 (36.84%) C
7 14 (36.84%) Java
7 14 (36.84%) PHP
8 10 (26.32%) Risk Management
9 9 (23.68%) Security Management
10 8 (21.05%) Windows
11 7 (18.42%) CISA
11 7 (18.42%) CISM
11 7 (18.42%) GCIH
11 7 (18.42%) Retail
11 7 (18.42%) OSCE
11 7 (18.42%) GWAPT

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (13.16%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.89%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.89%) Apache
3 2 (5.26%) Lync
4 1 (2.63%) Site Server
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (89.47%) Firewall
2 27 (71.05%) VoIP
3 22 (57.89%) Wireless
4 6 (15.79%) DHCP
4 6 (15.79%) DNS
5 4 (10.53%) LAN
5 4 (10.53%) VLAN
6 3 (7.89%) DMVPN
6 3 (7.89%) SSH
6 3 (7.89%) DMZ
6 3 (7.89%) Intranet
6 3 (7.89%) Internet
6 3 (7.89%) EIGRP
6 3 (7.89%) FTP
6 3 (7.89%) HTTP
6 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
6 3 (7.89%) HTTPS
6 3 (7.89%) SSL
6 3 (7.89%) WAN
7 1 (2.63%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) MySQL
General
1 7 (18.42%) Retail
2 3 (7.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Tester
2 16 (42.11%) Penetration Tester
2 16 (42.11%) Security Tester
3 4 (10.53%) IT Support
4 3 (7.89%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (7.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.89%) Security Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) IT Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Web Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.89%) Network Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Test Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Security Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Test Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Penetration Test Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) 3rd Line Support Technician
6 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (52.63%) .NET
2 6 (15.79%) WinForms
2 6 (15.79%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (55.26%) Open Source
2 3 (7.89%) Graphic Design
2 3 (7.89%) Replication
2 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.63%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Windows
2 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (7.89%) Windows XP
3 3 (7.89%) Linux
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 21 (55.26%) Penetration Testing
1 21 (55.26%) Security Testing
2 19 (50.00%) Information Management
3 14 (36.84%) Ethical Hacking
4 10 (26.32%) Risk Management
5 9 (23.68%) Security Management
6 3 (7.89%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (7.89%) Load Balancing
6 3 (7.89%) Network Design
6 3 (7.89%) Network Planning
6 3 (7.89%) SEO
6 3 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.26%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.63%) High Availability
8 1 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.63%) Change Control
8 1 (2.63%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.63%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 14 (36.84%) Objective-C
1 14 (36.84%) C
1 14 (36.84%) Java
1 14 (36.84%) PHP
2 6 (15.79%) SQL
2 6 (15.79%) T-SQL
2 6 (15.79%) VB.NET
3 3 (7.89%) C#
4 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (55.26%) CEH
1 21 (55.26%) CISMP
1 21 (55.26%) GPEN
1 21 (55.26%) OSCP
1 21 (55.26%) CISSP
2 14 (36.84%) GIAC
3 7 (18.42%) CISA
3 7 (18.42%) CISM
3 7 (18.42%) GCIH
3 7 (18.42%) OSCE
3 7 (18.42%) GWAPT
4 3 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (7.89%) CCIE
4 3 (7.89%) CCNP
4 3 (7.89%) MCP
4 3 (7.89%) MCSA
5 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (55.26%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (7.89%) Samba
1 3 (7.89%) NFS
2 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.63%) XenApp
2 1 (2.63%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) VMware
1 3 (7.89%) HP
1 3 (7.89%) Cisco
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.63%) Citrix
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