The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 70 56 56
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 3 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.53% 0.56% 1.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.01% 2.88% 8.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 7
Average salary £46,250 £31,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.82% -21.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £27,100 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £31,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VPN
Northamptonshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
149 104 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 26.56% 19.55% 17.35%
Number of salaries quoted 83 99 80
Average salary £45,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

VPN
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

VPN Salary Trend in Northampton

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) MPLS
3 4 (57.14%) VLAN
4 3 (42.86%) Wireless
4 3 (42.86%) OSPF
4 3 (42.86%) ADSL
4 3 (42.86%) CCNP
4 3 (42.86%) CCNA
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (42.86%) Juniper
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
5 2 (28.57%) Network Management
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 2 (28.57%) Riverbed
5 2 (28.57%) SLA
6 1 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (14.29%) xDSL
6 1 (14.29%) iPad
6 1 (14.29%) F5
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (14.29%) Meraki
6 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 6 (85.71%) Firewall
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) MPLS
2 4 (57.14%) VLAN
3 3 (42.86%) ADSL
3 3 (42.86%) OSPF
3 3 (42.86%) Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) ATM
4 1 (14.29%) BGP
4 1 (14.29%) DSL
4 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
4 1 (14.29%) IPsec
4 1 (14.29%) ISDN
4 1 (14.29%) L2TP
4 1 (14.29%) LLU
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security
4 1 (14.29%) PPP
4 1 (14.29%) RIP
4 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Network Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Network Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Network Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (14.29%) IT Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
1 2 (28.57%) Network Management
2 1 (14.29%) Case Management
2 1 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (14.29%) Email Filtering
2 1 (14.29%) Fault Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (14.29%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CCNA
1 3 (42.86%) CCNP
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
2 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) Riverbed
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) F5
4 1 (14.29%) Meraki
4 1 (14.29%) Nokia
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
St Andrew's Healthcare
Salary: Salary Competitive / Dependant on Experience
Posted: 7 days ago