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

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
England / Midlands
Rank 7 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.70% - 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% - 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £37,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 18.92% 10.92% 9.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 16
Median salary £60,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +8.10%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the Midlands region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 10 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Midlands region with a requirement for VPN.

1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) NOC Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco