The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lincolnshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 17 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 5.69% - 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 43.75% - 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Average salary £17,500 - £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -4.05%
VPN
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 Lincolnshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Lincolnshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16 73 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 13.01% 45.91% 28.40%
Number of salaries quoted 13 53 47
Average salary £17,500 £32,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.31% +42.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £18,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £36,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

VPN
Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

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

VPN Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

VPN
Salary Histogram in Lincolnshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram in Lincolnshire

VPN
Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
(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
Lincoln - 6 £17,500 -
VPN
East Midlands

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 10 (76.92%) HND
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
1 10 (76.92%) Degree
2 9 (69.23%) ADSL
2 9 (69.23%) VoIP
2 9 (69.23%) Internet
3 8 (61.54%) Telecoms
3 8 (61.54%) IP Telephony
4 5 (38.46%) Windows
5 4 (30.77%) LAN
5 4 (30.77%) WAN
5 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (15.38%) Firewall
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (7.69%) Perl
7 1 (7.69%) PHP
7 1 (7.69%) SQL
7 1 (7.69%) MySQL
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
7 1 (7.69%) IIS
7 1 (7.69%) XML
7 1 (7.69%) Linux
7 1 (7.69%) Apache
7 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
7 1 (7.69%) WAP
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
7 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (7.69%) Management Information System

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) ADSL
1 9 (69.23%) VoIP
1 9 (69.23%) Internet
2 8 (61.54%) IP Telephony
3 4 (30.77%) WAN
3 4 (30.77%) LAN
4 2 (15.38%) Firewall
5 1 (7.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (61.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Analyst
1 10 (76.92%) Service Desk Analyst
1 10 (76.92%) Service Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (7.69%) Administrator
2 1 (7.69%) Graduate
2 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (7.69%) Technical Advisor
2 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) XML
1 1 (7.69%) WAP
1 1 (7.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (7.69%) Migration
1 1 (7.69%) Information Security
1 1 (7.69%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Perl
1 1 (7.69%) PHP
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) HND
1 10 (76.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat