The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 77 93 85
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -8
Permanent jobs citing VPN 24 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.07% 0.30% 0.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.82% 2.68% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 6
Average salary £26,000 £24,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -31.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £24,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £31,025 £24,000 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
VPN
Nottinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
203 112 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 17.47% 11.12% 19.03%
Number of salaries quoted 130 89 173
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

VPN Salary Trend in Nottingham

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Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

VPN Salary Histogram in Nottingham

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 22 (61.11%) WAN
2 17 (47.22%) Firewall
3 14 (38.89%) Telecoms
3 14 (38.89%) Windows
4 12 (33.33%) MPLS
5 11 (30.56%) Ethernet
5 11 (30.56%) Cisco
5 11 (30.56%) Unified Communications
6 10 (27.78%) Business Development
6 10 (27.78%) VPLS
7 9 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 9 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 9 (25.00%) DNS
7 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (19.44%) CheckPoint
9 7 (19.44%) Internet
10 6 (16.67%) CCNA
10 6 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (16.67%) Network Security
10 6 (16.67%) Degree
10 6 (16.67%) Blue Coat
10 6 (16.67%) VLAN
10 6 (16.67%) F5
10 6 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (16.67%) SolarWinds
11 5 (13.89%) Windows 8
12 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (11.11%) Cisco Prime
12 4 (11.11%) Kalman Filter

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Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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.

Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Google Apps
2 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (61.11%) WAN
2 17 (47.22%) Firewall
3 12 (33.33%) MPLS
4 11 (30.56%) Ethernet
4 11 (30.56%) Unified Communications
5 10 (27.78%) VPLS
6 9 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 9 (25.00%) DNS
7 7 (19.44%) Internet
8 6 (16.67%) Network Security
8 6 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (16.67%) VLAN
9 4 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (11.11%) Wireshark
9 4 (11.11%) Reverse Proxy
9 4 (11.11%) BGP
9 4 (11.11%) VoIP
9 4 (11.11%) ADSL
10 2 (5.56%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) MySQL
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
General
1 14 (38.89%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.11%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Local Government
2 4 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (11.11%) Technical Support
2 4 (11.11%) Graduate
2 4 (11.11%) Administrator
2 4 (11.11%) IT Administrator
2 4 (11.11%) Technical Advisor
2 4 (11.11%) IT Support
3 3 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (8.33%) Junior
4 1 (2.78%) Consultant
4 1 (2.78%) Project Manager
4 1 (2.78%) Support Consultant
4 1 (2.78%) Senior Manager
4 1 (2.78%) Server Support
4 1 (2.78%) Bid Manager
4 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (2.78%) Network Support
4 1 (2.78%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (2.78%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (2.78%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) CESG
2 1 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (38.89%) Windows
2 9 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (13.89%) Windows 8
5 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Business Development
2 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
3 2 (5.56%) ITIL
4 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.78%) Project Management
4 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.78%) Data Security
4 1 (2.78%) Risk Management
4 1 (2.78%) Migration
4 1 (2.78%) Network Design
4 1 (2.78%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.78%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) C
1 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) CCNA
1 6 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
2 4 (11.11%) Security+ Certification
2 4 (11.11%) CEH
2 4 (11.11%) CISSP
2 4 (11.11%) HND
3 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.78%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.33%) Firmware
3 2 (5.56%) ProxySG
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (5.56%) SCCM
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.78%) Control-M
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Cisco
2 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (19.44%) CheckPoint
4 6 (16.67%) Blue Coat
4 6 (16.67%) SolarWinds
4 6 (16.67%) F5
5 4 (11.11%) Google
5 4 (11.11%) VMware
5 4 (11.11%) IBM
6 3 (8.33%) Juniper
7 2 (5.56%) Cognizant
7 2 (5.56%) Nokia
7 2 (5.56%) Citrix
7 2 (5.56%) Tufin
8 1 (2.78%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.78%) TOWER Software
8 1 (2.78%) Nortel