The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank - 36 28
Permanent jobs citing VPN 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - 0.57% 2.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 5.56% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £36,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -36.52%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VPN
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18 18 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 14.63% 10.29% 20.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 26
Average salary £39,250 £35,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.14% -39.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

VPN
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

VPN Salary Trend in the Midlands

VPN
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCDA
1 1 (100.00%) CCDP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VXML
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) IVR
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ICM
1 1 (100.00%) WFM
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (100.00%) Verint
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ICM Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Presales

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Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Midlands 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ICM
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Presales Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Solutions Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Presales Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Presales Solution Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ICM Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Presales
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) WFM
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCDA
1 1 (100.00%) CCDP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Verint