The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 78 101 92
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -9
Permanent jobs citing VPN 25 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 2.02% 0.35% 0.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.02% 3.05% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 7
Average salary £26,000 £21,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% -44.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £18,600 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £31,025 £23,400 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
VPN
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Nottinghamshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
208 131 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 16.80% 11.56% 20.04%
Number of salaries quoted 135 107 203
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £46,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Nottinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

VPN
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Nottinghamshire region.

VPN Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

VPN
Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

VPN Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

VPN
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +16 24 £26,000 +8.33%
VPN
East Midlands

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 22 (59.46%) WAN
2 17 (45.95%) Firewall
3 15 (40.54%) Windows
4 14 (37.84%) Telecoms
5 12 (32.43%) MPLS
5 12 (32.43%) Cisco
6 11 (29.73%) Ethernet
6 11 (29.73%) Unified Communications
7 10 (27.03%) Business Development
7 10 (27.03%) VPLS
8 9 (24.32%) Windows 7
8 9 (24.32%) TCP/IP
8 9 (24.32%) DNS
8 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
9 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (18.92%) Degree
10 7 (18.92%) Internet
10 7 (18.92%) CheckPoint
11 6 (16.22%) CCNA
11 6 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (16.22%) VLAN
11 6 (16.22%) Network Security
11 6 (16.22%) Blue Coat
11 6 (16.22%) F5
11 6 (16.22%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (16.22%) SolarWinds
12 5 (13.51%) Windows 8
12 5 (13.51%) HND
12 5 (13.51%) VoIP
12 5 (13.51%) ADSL

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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.

Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Google Apps
2 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (59.46%) WAN
2 17 (45.95%) Firewall
3 12 (32.43%) MPLS
4 11 (29.73%) Ethernet
4 11 (29.73%) Unified Communications
5 10 (27.03%) VPLS
6 9 (24.32%) TCP/IP
6 9 (24.32%) DNS
7 7 (18.92%) Internet
8 6 (16.22%) Network Security
8 6 (16.22%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (16.22%) VLAN
9 5 (13.51%) VoIP
9 5 (13.51%) ADSL
10 4 (10.81%) BGP
10 4 (10.81%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (10.81%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (10.81%) Wireshark
10 4 (10.81%) Reverse Proxy
11 2 (5.41%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) MySQL
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.70%) Data Mining
General
1 14 (37.84%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Local Government
2 4 (10.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) Network Engineer
2 5 (13.51%) Technical Support
2 5 (13.51%) Technical Advisor
3 4 (10.81%) IT Support
3 4 (10.81%) Graduate
3 4 (10.81%) Administrator
3 4 (10.81%) IT Administrator
4 3 (8.11%) Junior
4 3 (8.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Sales Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Consultant
5 1 (2.70%) Project Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Support Consultant
5 1 (2.70%) Senior Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Server Support
5 1 (2.70%) Bid Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) CESG
2 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (40.54%) Windows
2 9 (24.32%) Windows 7
3 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (13.51%) Windows 8
5 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Business Development
2 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (10.81%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (5.41%) Incident Management
3 2 (5.41%) ITIL
4 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.70%) Project Management
4 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.70%) Data Security
4 1 (2.70%) Risk Management
4 1 (2.70%) Migration
4 1 (2.70%) Network Design
4 1 (2.70%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.70%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) C
1 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Degree
2 6 (16.22%) CCNA
2 6 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (13.51%) HND
4 4 (10.81%) CISSP
4 4 (10.81%) Security+ Certification
4 4 (10.81%) CEH
5 1 (2.70%) APMP
5 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.11%) Firmware
3 2 (5.41%) ProxySG
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (5.41%) SCCM
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.70%) Control-M
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Cisco
2 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
3 7 (18.92%) CheckPoint
4 6 (16.22%) Blue Coat
4 6 (16.22%) SolarWinds
4 6 (16.22%) F5
5 5 (13.51%) VMware
6 4 (10.81%) Google
6 4 (10.81%) IBM
7 3 (8.11%) Juniper
8 2 (5.41%) Cognizant
8 2 (5.41%) Nokia
8 2 (5.41%) Citrix
8 2 (5.41%) Tufin
9 1 (2.70%) Riverbed
9 1 (2.70%) TOWER Software
9 1 (2.70%) Nortel