The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 76 65 73
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Permanent jobs citing VPN 8 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.86% 0.31% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.03% 1.67% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 4
Average salary £27,000 £46,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.62% +32.14%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
159 120 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 17.01% 18.43% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 140 107 113
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 £25,000 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

VPN Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

VPN
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

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Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -17 7 £27,000 -41.62% 1
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East Midlands

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (66.67%) Windows
1 10 (66.67%) ITIL
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
2 8 (53.33%) DNS
2 8 (53.33%) Windows 7
3 7 (46.67%) MCP
3 7 (46.67%) MCSE
3 7 (46.67%) MCSA
3 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (46.67%) Legal
3 7 (46.67%) MCTS
3 7 (46.67%) MCITP
4 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (40.00%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (40.00%) HND
4 6 (40.00%) SLA
5 5 (33.33%) WAN
5 5 (33.33%) Firewall
6 4 (26.67%) Network Security
6 4 (26.67%) Internet
7 3 (20.00%) Wireless
7 3 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (13.33%) VMware
8 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (13.33%) Information Security
8 2 (13.33%) Network Design
8 2 (13.33%) MS Office

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Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 1 (6.67%) IIS
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
1 8 (53.33%) DNS
2 5 (33.33%) Firewall
2 5 (33.33%) WAN
3 4 (26.67%) Internet
3 4 (26.67%) Network Security
4 3 (20.00%) Wireless
5 2 (13.33%) LAN
6 1 (6.67%) VoIP
6 1 (6.67%) SAN
6 1 (6.67%) IPsec
6 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (6.67%) PABX
6 1 (6.67%) MGCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 7 (46.67%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Team Leader
1 6 (40.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 4 (26.67%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Network Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Network Support
4 1 (6.67%) Security Architect
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Sales Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) ITIL
2 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (13.33%) Information Security
4 2 (13.33%) Network Design
5 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.67%) Security Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (6.67%) Service Continuity Management
5 1 (6.67%) Security Management
5 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
5 1 (6.67%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) MCSE
1 7 (46.67%) MCSA
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (46.67%) MCP
1 7 (46.67%) MCTS
1 7 (46.67%) MCITP
2 6 (40.00%) HND
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) EMC
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