The first table below looks at the demand for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Luton region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 56 41 34
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -7
Permanent jobs citing VPN 4 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.84% 1.47% 5.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.26% 5.21% 20.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 17
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
76 96 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 15.97% 28.32% 25.41%
Number of salaries quoted 66 90 80
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,900 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VPN
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VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

VPN
Salary Trend in Luton

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

VPN Salary Trend in Luton

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 15 (93.75%) Cisco
2 12 (75.00%) Firewall
3 10 (62.50%) CheckPoint
3 10 (62.50%) CCNA
3 10 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (56.25%) DNS
5 8 (50.00%) WAN
5 8 (50.00%) MPLS
6 6 (37.50%) IIS
6 6 (37.50%) Windows
6 6 (37.50%) LAN
7 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
7 5 (31.25%) CCNP
7 5 (31.25%) Juniper
7 5 (31.25%) Service Management
7 5 (31.25%) Capacity Management
8 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity
8 4 (25.00%) Nessus
8 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (25.00%) SaaS
8 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (25.00%) SAN
8 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (25.00%) DHCP
8 4 (25.00%) Citrix
8 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
8 4 (25.00%) Apache
8 4 (25.00%) SQL
8 4 (25.00%) MySQL

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 6 (37.50%) IIS
2 4 (25.00%) Apache
2 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (18.75%) Lync
3 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (6.25%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) Firewall
2 9 (56.25%) DNS
3 8 (50.00%) MPLS
3 8 (50.00%) WAN
4 6 (37.50%) LAN
5 4 (25.00%) DHCP
5 4 (25.00%) SAN
5 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (18.75%) DMVPN
6 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
7 2 (12.50%) Wireless
7 2 (12.50%) VoIP
8 1 (6.25%) WLAN
8 1 (6.25%) ATM
8 1 (6.25%) ISDN
8 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
8 1 (6.25%) SMTP
8 1 (6.25%) Frame Relay
8 1 (6.25%) Internet
8 1 (6.25%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (18.75%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Network Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Network Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Network Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Network Support
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Junior Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Junior
5 1 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
1 1 (6.25%) SecurID
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Service Management
1 5 (31.25%) Capacity Management
2 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Change Control
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) CCNA
1 10 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (31.25%) CCNP
3 3 (18.75%) CCDA
3 3 (18.75%) Check Point Certification
3 3 (18.75%) Network+ Certification
3 3 (18.75%) CCSA
3 3 (18.75%) CCSE
4 1 (6.25%) Degree
4 1 (6.25%) MCSA
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) VMware ESX
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 2 (12.50%) Terminal Services
3 2 (12.50%) vSphere
4 1 (6.25%) ISA Server
4 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Nessus
2 1 (6.25%) WSUS
2 1 (6.25%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) SCOM
2 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Cisco
2 10 (62.50%) CheckPoint
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) Juniper
4 4 (25.00%) Citrix
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle
5 3 (18.75%) VMware
6 2 (12.50%) HP
7 1 (6.25%) Dell
7 1 (6.25%) CommVault
7 1 (6.25%) Veritas
7 1 (6.25%) Lotus
7 1 (6.25%) Brocade
7 1 (6.25%) SonicWALL
7 1 (6.25%) Veeam
7 1 (6.25%) Aruba
7 1 (6.25%) F5
7 1 (6.25%) Symantec
7 1 (6.25%) Websense
7 1 (6.25%) BT
Luton
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