The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 66 90 93
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +3
Permanent jobs citing VPN 29 20 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 3.02% 1.58% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.28% 10.36% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 3
Median salary £43,250 £37,500 £35,661
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.33% +5.15%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
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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
143 193 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 14.91% 15.24% 12.51%
Number of salaries quoted 103 136 83
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,180 £25,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Nottingham region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 4 May 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Nottingham

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT jobs citing VPN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Nottingham region with a requirement for VPN.

1 28 (60.87%) Windows
2 27 (58.70%) Firewall
3 21 (45.65%) WAN
4 20 (43.48%) LAN
5 17 (36.96%) Linux
6 16 (34.78%) Citrix
7 15 (32.61%) Active Directory
7 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
7 15 (32.61%) MS Exchange
7 15 (32.61%) Degree
8 14 (30.43%) Cisco
9 13 (28.26%) Migration
9 13 (28.26%) Finance
9 13 (28.26%) Exchange Server 2010
9 13 (28.26%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (26.09%) Windows 8
10 12 (26.09%) MS Office
11 11 (23.91%) Windows XP
11 11 (23.91%) Blackberry
11 11 (23.91%) Apple iOS
11 11 (23.91%) Exchange Server 2003
12 10 (21.74%) Network Security
12 10 (21.74%) MPLS
12 10 (21.74%) VMware
12 10 (21.74%) Python
12 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
12 10 (21.74%) Unix
12 10 (21.74%) JavaScript
13 9 (19.57%) CCNP
13 9 (19.57%) Cisco Certification

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Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (32.61%) MS Exchange
2 13 (28.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (23.91%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (15.22%) Skype for Business
5 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
6 3 (6.52%) Apache
6 3 (6.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (6.52%) IBM Notes
6 3 (6.52%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (4.35%) Gunicorn
7 2 (4.35%) nginx
8 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
8 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (26.09%) MS Office
2 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) IaaS
2 4 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.52%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.52%) Office 365
4 2 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (58.70%) Firewall
2 21 (45.65%) WAN
3 20 (43.48%) LAN
4 10 (21.74%) MPLS
4 10 (21.74%) Network Security
5 9 (19.57%) Intrusion Detection
5 9 (19.57%) IPsec
5 9 (19.57%) Wireless
6 7 (15.22%) BGP
7 6 (13.04%) EIGRP
7 6 (13.04%) OSPF
7 6 (13.04%) SSL
7 6 (13.04%) VLAN
8 5 (10.87%) Unified Communications
8 5 (10.87%) VoIP
9 4 (8.70%) Ethernet
9 4 (8.70%) Spanning Tree
9 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
9 4 (8.70%) WAAS
9 4 (8.70%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.35%) Big Data
3 2 (4.35%) MySQL
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.35%) NUnit
3 1 (2.17%) Hudson
3 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 13 (28.26%) Finance
2 8 (17.39%) Legal
3 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.52%) Banking
4 3 (6.52%) International Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Back Office
5 1 (2.17%) Dutch Language
5 1 (2.17%) French Language
5 1 (2.17%) German Language
5 1 (2.17%) Portuguese Language
5 1 (2.17%) Publishing
5 1 (2.17%) Retail
5 1 (2.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) Analyst
2 10 (21.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (21.74%) Security Engineer
3 8 (17.39%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) IT Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Network Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Presales Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) Support Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) WAN Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Security Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Service Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Solutions Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Telecoms Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Applications Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) XMPP
2 2 (4.35%) Ajax
2 2 (4.35%) AngularJS
2 2 (4.35%) CSS
2 2 (4.35%) HTML
2 2 (4.35%) jQuery
2 2 (4.35%) LINQ to SQL
2 2 (4.35%) REST
2 2 (4.35%) Sass
2 2 (4.35%) SVG
2 2 (4.35%) Three.js
2 2 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (4.35%) Web Services
3 1 (2.17%) .NET
3 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.17%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Blackberry
2 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.39%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.70%) Private Cloud
4 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.35%) Replication
6 1 (2.17%) Clustering
6 1 (2.17%) EPoS
6 1 (2.17%) Handset
6 1 (2.17%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 28 (60.87%) Windows
2 17 (36.96%) Linux
3 12 (26.09%) Windows 8
4 11 (23.91%) Apple iOS
4 11 (23.91%) Windows XP
5 10 (21.74%) Unix
6 4 (8.70%) Windows 10
6 4 (8.70%) Windows Server
7 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.17%) OpenBSD
9 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) Continuous Improvement
1 13 (28.26%) Migration
2 8 (17.39%) Presales
2 8 (17.39%) Service Delivery
3 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.70%) Incident Management
4 4 (8.70%) WAN Optimisation
5 3 (6.52%) ITIL
5 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.52%) Service Management
6 2 (4.35%) Application Packaging
6 2 (4.35%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.35%) Information Security
6 2 (4.35%) MVC
6 2 (4.35%) OO
6 2 (4.35%) Performance Management
6 2 (4.35%) Security Management
6 2 (4.35%) Software Deployment
6 2 (4.35%) TDD
6 2 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.74%) JavaScript
1 10 (21.74%) Python
2 8 (17.39%) Perl
2 8 (17.39%) PHP
3 6 (13.04%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.52%) SQL
4 3 (6.52%) VBScript
5 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.17%) C#
6 1 (2.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (32.61%) Degree
2 9 (19.57%) CCNP
2 9 (19.57%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.52%) CCDP
5 2 (4.35%) CCNA
5 2 (4.35%) CISSP
5 2 (4.35%) MCSE
6 1 (2.17%) A+ Certification
6 1 (2.17%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (2.17%) RHCE
6 1 (2.17%) RHCSA
System Software
1 15 (32.61%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.52%) Terminal Services
3 3 (6.52%) XenApp
3 3 (6.52%) XenDesktop
4 2 (4.35%) Firmware
5 1 (2.17%) KVM
5 1 (2.17%) pfSense
5 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) SCCM
2 2 (4.35%) AirWatch
2 2 (4.35%) RSA enVision
3 1 (2.17%) Ansible
3 1 (2.17%) MOM
3 1 (2.17%) SCSM
3 1 (2.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.17%) WSUS
3 1 (2.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (34.78%) Citrix
2 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
3 14 (30.43%) Cisco
4 10 (21.74%) VMware
5 9 (19.57%) Juniper
6 6 (13.04%) HP
7 4 (8.70%) F5
7 4 (8.70%) Ipanema Technologies
7 4 (8.70%) Riverbed
8 3 (6.52%) Blue Coat
8 3 (6.52%) CheckPoint
8 3 (6.52%) Lotus
8 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
9 2 (4.35%) AirMagnet
9 2 (4.35%) Apple
9 2 (4.35%) Cognizant
9 2 (4.35%) Intel Security
9 2 (4.35%) Polycom
9 2 (4.35%) Radware
9 2 (4.35%) Tripwire