The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 72 50 53
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +3
Permanent jobs citing VPN 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.30% 0.29% 0.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.57% 1.41% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Average salary £27,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.47% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Communications & Networking Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
127 71 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 19.24% 20.76% 14.03%
Number of salaries quoted 120 69 54
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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Northamptonshire

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 1 August 2014, 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 10 (90.91%) Windows
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) DNS
2 9 (81.82%) ITIL
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (72.73%) MCITP
4 7 (63.64%) MCP
5 5 (45.45%) Thin Client
5 5 (45.45%) Firewall
5 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
5 5 (45.45%) IIS
5 5 (45.45%) Citrix
5 5 (45.45%) CCA
5 5 (45.45%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
5 5 (45.45%) DHCP
5 5 (45.45%) Fat Client
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (45.45%) XenServer
6 4 (36.36%) XenDesktop
6 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
6 4 (36.36%) SaaS
6 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
6 4 (36.36%) Change Control
6 4 (36.36%) CCIA
6 4 (36.36%) NetScaler
6 4 (36.36%) XenApp
6 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
6 4 (36.36%) SSL
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003

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Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
1 5 (45.45%) IIS
2 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
3 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) DNS
2 5 (45.45%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) DHCP
3 4 (36.36%) NetScaler
3 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 4 (36.36%) SSL
4 2 (18.18%) WAN
5 1 (9.09%) PABX
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (9.09%) Network Security
5 1 (9.09%) IPsec
5 1 (9.09%) Internet
5 1 (9.09%) MGCP
5 1 (9.09%) LAN
5 1 (9.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
General
1 2 (18.18%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Support Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Support Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) Team Leader
4 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 2 (18.18%) IT Support
5 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Network Support
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Thin Client
1 5 (45.45%) Fat Client
2 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
3 1 (9.09%) Replication
3 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Change Control
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Network Design
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) ITSM
4 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (72.73%) MCITP
2 7 (63.64%) MCP
3 5 (45.45%) CCA
3 5 (45.45%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (36.36%) CCIA
4 4 (36.36%) MCSE
5 3 (27.27%) MCTS
5 3 (27.27%) MCSA
6 2 (18.18%) HND
7 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
1 5 (45.45%) XenServer
2 4 (36.36%) XenDesktop
2 4 (36.36%) XenApp
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
4 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
1 1 (9.09%) WSUS
1 1 (9.09%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Citrix
3 4 (36.36%) Wyse
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
5 1 (9.09%) EMC
5 1 (9.09%) Unisys
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