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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 82 90 75
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Permanent jobs citing VPN 11 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.02% 0.95% 1.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.46% 5.34% 12.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 6
Average salary £31,025 £36,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.81% -16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £57,500 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,750 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.89% -2.05%
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
130 206 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 12.01% 17.70% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 101 171 86
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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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 19 December 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram in Nottingham

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 26 (78.79%) Windows
2 18 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 15 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 15 (45.45%) DNS
4 14 (42.42%) Linux
5 13 (39.39%) WAN
6 12 (36.36%) BGP
6 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 12 (36.36%) VMware
7 11 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (33.33%) Firewall
8 10 (30.30%) DHCP
8 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
8 10 (30.30%) Finance
9 9 (27.27%) Cisco
10 8 (24.24%) Symantec
10 8 (24.24%) Windows 7
10 8 (24.24%) Network Monitoring
10 8 (24.24%) LDAP
10 8 (24.24%) SMTP
10 8 (24.24%) SSL
10 8 (24.24%) Norton AntiVirus
10 8 (24.24%) Backup Exec
10 8 (24.24%) IIS
11 7 (21.21%) VLAN
11 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (18.18%) CCNA
12 6 (18.18%) Cisco Certification

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Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 8 (24.24%) IIS
2 6 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.03%) Apache
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 15 (45.45%) TCP/IP
1 15 (45.45%) DNS
2 13 (39.39%) WAN
3 12 (36.36%) BGP
4 11 (33.33%) Firewall
5 10 (30.30%) DHCP
6 8 (24.24%) SMTP
6 8 (24.24%) LDAP
6 8 (24.24%) SSL
7 7 (21.21%) VLAN
8 4 (12.12%) Network Security
8 4 (12.12%) LAN
9 3 (9.09%) Internet
9 3 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (6.06%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (6.06%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (6.06%) MPLS
10 2 (6.06%) OSPF
11 1 (3.03%) MGCP
11 1 (3.03%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) MySQL
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) JIRA
1 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.03%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Network Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) IT Technician
3 8 (24.24%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) IT Support
5 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.03%) Administrator
6 1 (3.03%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.03%) Sales Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Security Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
1 1 (3.03%) Clustering
1 1 (3.03%) CESG
1 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (78.79%) Windows
2 14 (42.42%) Linux
3 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (24.24%) Windows 7
5 5 (15.15%) Windows XP
5 5 (15.15%) UNIX
5 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (12.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (24.24%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (9.09%) ITIL
4 2 (6.06%) Problem Management
4 2 (6.06%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.03%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.03%) Data Security
5 1 (3.03%) Migration
5 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.03%) Network Design
5 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (3.03%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
1 1 (3.03%) Perl
1 1 (3.03%) PHP
1 1 (3.03%) SQL
1 1 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) CCNA
1 6 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.12%) MCSE
2 4 (12.12%) CCNP
3 2 (6.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.06%) ProxySG
3 2 (6.06%) Firmware
4 1 (3.03%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.03%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) Norton AntiVirus
1 8 (24.24%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.03%) WSUS
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
1 12 (36.36%) VMware
2 9 (27.27%) Cisco
3 8 (24.24%) Symantec
4 5 (15.15%) CheckPoint
5 4 (12.12%) Citrix
5 4 (12.12%) Juniper
5 4 (12.12%) Google
6 3 (9.09%) SolarWinds
6 3 (9.09%) Blue Coat
6 3 (9.09%) F5
7 2 (6.06%) Tufin
7 2 (6.06%) Nokia
8 1 (3.03%) Cognizant
8 1 (3.03%) IBM
8 1 (3.03%) Intel
8 1 (3.03%) Nortel
8 1 (3.03%) Riverbed
8 1 (3.03%) Sourcefire
8 1 (3.03%) Mitel