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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 85 77 74
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs citing VPN 12 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.04% 1.64% 1.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.11% 11.03% 10.17%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 15
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £32,000 £26,366
10% offered a salary of more than £76,750 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,947 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.26% -1.47%
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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
148 145 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 12.77% 14.90% 18.04%
Number of salaries quoted 124 95 156
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VPN
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 31 July 2015.

VPN Salary Histogram in Nottingham

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 13 (40.63%) Windows
2 12 (37.50%) WAN
3 11 (34.38%) Firewall
3 11 (34.38%) Data Centre
4 10 (31.25%) MPLS
4 10 (31.25%) Ethernet
4 10 (31.25%) Telecoms
5 9 (28.13%) Network Security
6 8 (25.00%) Business Development
6 8 (25.00%) VPLS
6 8 (25.00%) Degree
6 8 (25.00%) Unified Communications
6 8 (25.00%) Finance
6 8 (25.00%) CISSP
6 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 7 (21.88%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
7 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (18.75%) VMware
8 6 (18.75%) Cisco
8 6 (18.75%) CCNA
9 5 (15.63%) Internet
9 5 (15.63%) Change Management
9 5 (15.63%) LAN
9 5 (15.63%) SQL
9 5 (15.63%) Information Security
9 5 (15.63%) Windows 7
10 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (12.50%) MS Office
10 4 (12.50%) MCSE

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Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (37.50%) WAN
2 11 (34.38%) Firewall
3 10 (31.25%) MPLS
3 10 (31.25%) Ethernet
4 9 (28.13%) Network Security
5 8 (25.00%) Unified Communications
5 8 (25.00%) VPLS
6 5 (15.63%) LAN
6 5 (15.63%) Internet
7 4 (12.50%) Structured Cabling
7 4 (12.50%) VoIP
7 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
8 3 (9.38%) Wireless
9 2 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (6.25%) DNS
9 2 (6.25%) SAN
9 2 (6.25%) OSPF
9 2 (6.25%) BGP
9 2 (6.25%) ADSL
9 2 (6.25%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) LabVIEW
General
1 10 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 8 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (9.38%) Marketing
4 2 (6.25%) Legal
5 1 (3.13%) Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Administrator
2 3 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (9.38%) Network Engineer
2 3 (9.38%) Security Engineer
2 3 (9.38%) IT Administrator
3 2 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Risk Manager
3 2 (6.25%) Technical Advisor
3 2 (6.25%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Graduate
3 2 (6.25%) Technical Support
3 2 (6.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (3.13%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Support Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.38%) Mobile App
2 3 (9.38%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.13%) iPhone
3 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) Windows 7
3 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.25%) Linux
4 2 (6.25%) Windows 2000
4 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Business Development
2 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.63%) Change Management
3 5 (15.63%) Information Security
4 3 (9.38%) Security Management
4 3 (9.38%) ITIL
4 3 (9.38%) Migration
4 3 (9.38%) SIEM
5 2 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (6.25%) Software Licensing
5 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
5 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.13%) Project Management
6 1 (3.13%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) SQL
2 3 (9.38%) C
3 2 (6.25%) C++
3 2 (6.25%) Embedded C
3 2 (6.25%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) CISSP
1 8 (25.00%) Degree
2 7 (21.88%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (18.75%) CCNA
4 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (12.50%) MCSE
5 3 (9.38%) CCNP
5 3 (9.38%) Security+ Certification
5 3 (9.38%) CEH
6 2 (6.25%) CISM
6 2 (6.25%) HND
7 1 (3.13%) MCP
7 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (3.13%) APMP
7 1 (3.13%) MCTS
7 1 (3.13%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.13%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.75%) VMware
2 6 (18.75%) Cisco
3 2 (6.25%) AirMagnet
3 2 (6.25%) Tufin
3 2 (6.25%) Blue Coat
3 2 (6.25%) Tripwire
3 2 (6.25%) IronPort
3 2 (6.25%) Splunk
3 2 (6.25%) Rapid7
3 2 (6.25%) Prolexic
3 2 (6.25%) Cyber-Ark
3 2 (6.25%) Lancope
3 2 (6.25%) HP
3 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
3 2 (6.25%) McAfee
3 2 (6.25%) Radware
4 1 (3.13%) NEC
4 1 (3.13%) Cognizant
4 1 (3.13%) NetApp
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Candidate Source
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus, + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: £Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago