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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 77 82 83
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs citing VPN 22 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.93% 1.29% 1.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.36% 6.96% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 17
Average salary £32,000 £35,661 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.26% +9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £22,677 £27,031
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £50,000 £35,003
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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
178 230 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 15.59% 18.55% 13.99%
Number of salaries quoted 141 190 156
Average salary £40,000 £35,661 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.16% +1.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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 +8 21 £32,000 -18.11%
VPN
East Midlands

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 27 (81.82%) Windows
2 23 (69.70%) Active Directory
3 19 (57.58%) VMware
4 17 (51.52%) Linux
5 16 (48.48%) TCP/IP
6 14 (42.42%) Symantec
6 14 (42.42%) Cisco
6 14 (42.42%) Backup Exec
7 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
7 13 (39.39%) DNS
7 13 (39.39%) DHCP
8 12 (36.36%) SMTP
8 12 (36.36%) SSL
8 12 (36.36%) LDAP
8 12 (36.36%) IIS
8 12 (36.36%) Norton AntiVirus
8 12 (36.36%) BGP
8 12 (36.36%) Citrix
8 12 (36.36%) Network Monitoring
9 11 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (33.33%) Finance
9 11 (33.33%) MS Excel
10 10 (30.30%) MS Exchange
10 10 (30.30%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2007
12 8 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2010
12 8 (24.24%) Firewall

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 12 (36.36%) IIS
2 10 (30.30%) MS Exchange
3 8 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.03%) Apache
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (48.48%) TCP/IP
2 13 (39.39%) DNS
2 13 (39.39%) DHCP
3 12 (36.36%) SMTP
3 12 (36.36%) SSL
3 12 (36.36%) LDAP
3 12 (36.36%) BGP
4 8 (24.24%) Firewall
5 7 (21.21%) WAN
5 7 (21.21%) LAN
6 4 (12.12%) VoIP
7 3 (9.09%) SAN
7 3 (9.09%) MPLS
7 3 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (9.09%) VLAN
8 2 (6.06%) DSL
8 2 (6.06%) DMVPN
8 2 (6.06%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (6.06%) OSPF
8 2 (6.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) MySQL
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.03%) JIRA
General
1 11 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 13 (39.39%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (27.27%) IT Technician
4 3 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Team Leader
5 2 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.03%) Administrator
6 1 (3.03%) Project Leader
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.03%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Network Support
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (6.06%) NHS
2 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.03%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 27 (81.82%) Windows
2 17 (51.52%) Linux
3 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (24.24%) Windows XP
4 8 (24.24%) UNIX
5 7 (21.21%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Network Monitoring
2 10 (30.30%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.06%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.06%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.03%) ITIL
5 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.03%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
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
1 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (21.21%) CCNP
2 7 (21.21%) CCNA
2 7 (21.21%) MCSE
2 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 23 (69.70%) Active Directory
2 11 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.03%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.03%) ISA Server
4 1 (3.03%) XenApp
4 1 (3.03%) vSphere
4 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (42.42%) Backup Exec
2 12 (36.36%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (3.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) VMware
2 14 (42.42%) Symantec
2 14 (42.42%) Cisco
3 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
4 12 (36.36%) Citrix
5 3 (9.09%) Juniper
6 2 (6.06%) NetApp
7 1 (3.03%) Intel
7 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.03%) ArcSight
7 1 (3.03%) Mitel
7 1 (3.03%) Sourcefire