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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 73 93 84
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -9
Permanent jobs citing VPN 24 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 2.07% 1.14% 0.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.70% 10.00% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 4
Average salary £26,000 £29,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.34% -27.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £26,400 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £31,025 £45,000 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
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
189 130 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 16.32% 11.42% 18.43%
Number of salaries quoted 134 108 164
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2 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 2 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 +25 23 £26,000 -10.34% 1
VPN
East Midlands

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 24 (63.16%) WAN
2 19 (50.00%) Firewall
3 18 (47.37%) Windows
4 12 (31.58%) Cisco
4 12 (31.58%) Telecoms
5 11 (28.95%) MPLS
5 11 (28.95%) Ethernet
5 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
5 11 (28.95%) Unified Communications
6 10 (26.32%) Business Development
6 10 (26.32%) VPLS
6 10 (26.32%) TCP/IP
6 10 (26.32%) DNS
7 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (23.68%) Windows 7
8 8 (21.05%) VMware
9 7 (18.42%) VLAN
9 7 (18.42%) CheckPoint
10 6 (15.79%) Internet
10 6 (15.79%) CCNA
10 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
10 6 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (15.79%) Degree
10 6 (15.79%) Blue Coat
10 6 (15.79%) Network Security
10 6 (15.79%) F5
10 6 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (15.79%) SolarWinds
11 5 (13.16%) Windows 8
11 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.63%) Apache
1 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Google Apps
2 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (63.16%) WAN
2 19 (50.00%) Firewall
3 11 (28.95%) Unified Communications
3 11 (28.95%) Ethernet
3 11 (28.95%) MPLS
4 10 (26.32%) TCP/IP
4 10 (26.32%) DNS
4 10 (26.32%) VPLS
5 7 (18.42%) VLAN
6 6 (15.79%) Internet
6 6 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (15.79%) Network Security
7 5 (13.16%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (13.16%) VoIP
8 4 (10.53%) ADSL
8 4 (10.53%) BGP
8 4 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (10.53%) Wireshark
8 4 (10.53%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) MySQL
2 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) JIRA
1 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (31.58%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.53%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Local Government
2 4 (10.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Network Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) Administrator
3 4 (10.53%) IT Administrator
3 4 (10.53%) Technical Advisor
3 4 (10.53%) Technical Support
3 4 (10.53%) IT Support
4 3 (7.89%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Graduate
4 3 (7.89%) Junior
5 1 (2.63%) Consultant
5 1 (2.63%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.63%) Support Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (2.63%) Support Consultant
5 1 (2.63%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (2.63%) Network Support
5 1 (2.63%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (2.63%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.63%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) CESG
2 1 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.63%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (47.37%) Windows
2 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (23.68%) Windows 7
3 5 (13.16%) Windows 8
3 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Business Development
2 4 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (7.89%) ITIL
3 3 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.26%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.26%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.63%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (2.63%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.63%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.63%) Data Security
5 1 (2.63%) Migration
5 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.63%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) CCNA
1 6 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (15.79%) Degree
2 4 (10.53%) HND
2 4 (10.53%) Security+ Certification
2 4 (10.53%) CEH
2 4 (10.53%) CISSP
3 2 (5.26%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.89%) Firmware
3 2 (5.26%) ProxySG
3 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (5.26%) SCCM
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.63%) Control-M
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) Cisco
2 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
3 8 (21.05%) VMware
4 7 (18.42%) CheckPoint
5 6 (15.79%) Blue Coat
5 6 (15.79%) SolarWinds
5 6 (15.79%) F5
6 4 (10.53%) Google
6 4 (10.53%) IBM
7 3 (7.89%) Juniper
8 2 (5.26%) Cognizant
8 2 (5.26%) Nokia
8 2 (5.26%) Citrix
8 2 (5.26%) Tufin
9 1 (2.63%) Riverbed
9 1 (2.63%) TOWER Software
9 1 (2.63%) Intel
9 1 (2.63%) Nortel