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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 73 96 78
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -18
Permanent jobs citing VPN 18 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.77% 0.47% 1.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.68% 3.73% 9.17%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 2
Average salary £31,025 £29,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.98% -27.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +5.63%
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
142 134 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 13.99% 12.47% 14.22%
Number of salaries quoted 104 117 92
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £29,400 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 January 2015.

VPN Salary Histogram in Nottingham

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 20 (62.50%) Windows
2 18 (56.25%) WAN
2 18 (56.25%) Firewall
3 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 10 (31.25%) Cisco
4 10 (31.25%) TCP/IP
4 10 (31.25%) DNS
5 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 8 (25.00%) Finance
5 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (21.88%) Network Security
6 7 (21.88%) Windows 7
6 7 (21.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (21.88%) VLAN
7 6 (18.75%) Blue Coat
7 6 (18.75%) VMware
7 6 (18.75%) F5
7 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (18.75%) Internet
7 6 (18.75%) Linux
7 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
7 6 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (18.75%) SolarWinds
8 5 (15.63%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (15.63%) Windows 8
8 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (15.63%) MySQL
8 5 (15.63%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (15.63%) Degree

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Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) Apache
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Google Apps
2 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (56.25%) WAN
1 18 (56.25%) Firewall
2 10 (31.25%) TCP/IP
2 10 (31.25%) DNS
3 7 (21.88%) Network Security
3 7 (21.88%) VLAN
4 6 (18.75%) Internet
4 6 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (15.63%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (12.50%) Wireshark
6 4 (12.50%) Reverse Proxy
6 4 (12.50%) LAN
6 4 (12.50%) MPLS
6 4 (12.50%) BGP
6 4 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (9.38%) Ethernet
7 3 (9.38%) VoIP
7 3 (9.38%) Unified Communications
8 2 (6.25%) VPLS
8 2 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) MySQL
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Local Government
2 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Network Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) IT Technician
3 4 (12.50%) IT Support
4 3 (9.38%) Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) IT Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Advisor
5 2 (6.25%) Graduate
5 2 (6.25%) Junior
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Support
5 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.13%) Support Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Sales Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Application Packaging
2 1 (3.13%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) CESG
2 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.13%) Clustering
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (62.50%) Windows
2 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (21.88%) Windows 7
4 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (18.75%) Linux
5 5 (15.63%) Windows 8
5 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.13%) UNIX
6 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (15.63%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (9.38%) ITIL
5 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.25%) Business Development
5 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.13%) Data Security
6 1 (3.13%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.13%) Network Design
6 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.13%) Migration
6 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
1 1 (3.13%) Perl
1 1 (3.13%) PHP
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
1 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) CCNA
2 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.25%) Security+ Certification
3 2 (6.25%) CEH
3 2 (6.25%) HND
3 2 (6.25%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.38%) Firmware
2 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.25%) ProxySG
3 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.13%) ISA Server
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (6.25%) SCCM
3 1 (3.13%) Control-M
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 10 (31.25%) Cisco
3 8 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 6 (18.75%) Blue Coat
4 6 (18.75%) VMware
4 6 (18.75%) F5
4 6 (18.75%) SolarWinds
5 4 (12.50%) Google
5 4 (12.50%) IBM
5 4 (12.50%) Juniper
6 2 (6.25%) Tufin
6 2 (6.25%) Cognizant
6 2 (6.25%) Nokia
6 2 (6.25%) Citrix
7 1 (3.13%) Intel
7 1 (3.13%) Nortel
7 1 (3.13%) Riverbed
7 1 (3.13%) ArcSight
7 1 (3.13%) Sourcefire
7 1 (3.13%) Mitel
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