The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Nottingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 93 87 83
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs citing VPN 3 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.28% 0.92% 1.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.17% 4.74% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 13
Average salary £24,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.42% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Communications & Networking Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
138 190 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 12.86% 19.37% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 96 176 159
Average salary £37,750 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VPN
Nottinghamshire

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

VPN
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

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 6 (66.67%) LAN
1 6 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
2 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 3 (33.33%) CCNP
3 3 (33.33%) CCNA
4 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 2 (22.22%) UNIX
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) CCIE
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) Retail
4 2 (22.22%) Wireless
4 2 (22.22%) AS400
4 2 (22.22%) Frame Relay
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Network Security
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (44.44%) MS Exchange
1 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) LAN
1 6 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) Wireless
2 2 (22.22%) Frame Relay
2 2 (22.22%) Network Security
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (11.11%) DMVPN
3 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) VLAN
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (11.11%) MPLS
3 1 (11.11%) VoIP
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Games
2 1 (11.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Administrator
1 3 (33.33%) Network Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Support
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Support
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Network Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Vista
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (22.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Network Design
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (33.33%) CCNP
1 3 (33.33%) CCNA
2 2 (22.22%) CCIE
3 1 (11.11%) CCVP
3 1 (11.11%) MCTS
3 1 (11.11%) MCITP
3 1 (11.11%) CCA
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (11.11%) CCSP
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (11.11%) MCSE
3 1 (11.11%) CCDA
3 1 (11.11%) CCDP
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
1 2 (22.22%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) VMware