The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 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 Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 75 66 64
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Permanent jobs citing VPN 6 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.70% 0.30% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.51% 1.48% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 4
Average salary £55,000 £56,250 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £45,250 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,250 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
171 135 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 19.81% 20.52% 16.51%
Number of salaries quoted 161 120 89
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,200 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VPN
East Midlands

VPN
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

VPN
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 24 July 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

VPN
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 24 July 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 -18 2 £27,000 -52.00% 1
Brackley - 2 £55,000 -
VPN
East Midlands

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 14 (73.68%) Windows
1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 13 (68.42%) ITIL
3 11 (57.89%) DNS
4 10 (52.63%) Firewall
5 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (47.37%) MCITP
6 8 (42.11%) MCP
6 8 (42.11%) IIS
6 8 (42.11%) SharePoint
7 6 (31.58%) MS Office
7 6 (31.58%) Thin Client
7 6 (31.58%) Internet
7 6 (31.58%) DHCP
7 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
7 6 (31.58%) Citrix
7 6 (31.58%) CCA
7 6 (31.58%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (31.58%) Fat Client
7 6 (31.58%) Network Security
7 6 (31.58%) XenServer
7 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (26.32%) SaaS
8 5 (26.32%) Change Control
8 5 (26.32%) CCIA
8 5 (26.32%) NetScaler
8 5 (26.32%) XenApp
8 5 (26.32%) XenDesktop
8 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
8 5 (26.32%) Mathematics

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 8 (42.11%) IIS
1 8 (42.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Office
2 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
3 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
3 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) DNS
2 10 (52.63%) Firewall
3 6 (31.58%) Internet
3 6 (31.58%) DHCP
3 6 (31.58%) Network Security
4 5 (26.32%) NetScaler
4 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
4 5 (26.32%) SSL
4 5 (26.32%) WAN
5 3 (15.79%) Wireless
6 2 (10.53%) LAN
7 1 (5.26%) PABX
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (5.26%) VoIP
7 1 (5.26%) MGCP
7 1 (5.26%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Crystal Reports
General
1 3 (15.79%) Legal
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
1 7 (36.84%) Support Analyst
1 7 (36.84%) Support Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Architect
3 5 (26.32%) Administrator
4 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (10.53%) Network Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
5 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 2 (10.53%) IT Support
5 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Network Security Architect
6 1 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Network Support
6 1 (5.26%) Security Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Sales Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Thin Client
1 6 (31.58%) Fat Client
2 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
3 3 (15.79%) Client/Server
3 3 (15.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) Change Control
3 4 (21.05%) Network Design
4 3 (15.79%) TOGAF
5 2 (10.53%) ITSM
5 2 (10.53%) Service Management
5 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.53%) Information Security
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL V3
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.26%) Security Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (47.37%) MCITP
2 8 (42.11%) MCP
3 6 (31.58%) CCA
3 6 (31.58%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (26.32%) CCIA
5 4 (21.05%) MCSE
6 3 (15.79%) MCTS
6 3 (15.79%) MCSA
7 2 (10.53%) HND
8 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
1 6 (31.58%) XenServer
2 5 (26.32%) XenApp
2 5 (26.32%) XenDesktop
3 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (15.79%) VMware ESX
5 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.26%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (5.26%) WSUS
1 1 (5.26%) ARCserve
1 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) Citrix
3 5 (26.32%) Wyse
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco
4 4 (21.05%) VMware
5 3 (15.79%) EMC
6 2 (10.53%) Unisys
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