The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 33 46 38
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Permanent jobs citing VPN 16 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 5.06% 0.71% 2.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 4.55% 23.81%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 5
Average salary £39,250 £36,500 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.53% +102.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,950 £36,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,500 £18,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
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West 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 Solihull region.

Communications & Networking Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
64 44 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 20.25% 15.71% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 54 29 17
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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Salary Trend in Solihull

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

VPN Salary Trend in Solihull

VPN
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram in Solihull

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 16 (84.21%) Cisco
2 14 (73.68%) Firewall
3 13 (68.42%) Capacity Planning
4 10 (52.63%) WAN
4 10 (52.63%) LAN
5 8 (42.11%) CheckPoint
6 7 (36.84%) Project Management
6 7 (36.84%) Websense
6 7 (36.84%) MPLS
6 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (36.84%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (36.84%) CCNP
6 7 (36.84%) PBX
6 7 (36.84%) Broadband
6 7 (36.84%) ITIL
6 7 (36.84%) PRINCE2
6 7 (36.84%) Service Management
6 7 (36.84%) Wireless
6 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (36.84%) Riverbed
6 7 (36.84%) SolarWinds
6 7 (36.84%) F5
6 7 (36.84%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (36.84%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (31.58%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (31.58%) SSH
7 6 (31.58%) DHCP
7 6 (31.58%) FTP
7 6 (31.58%) RIP

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Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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.

Communications & Networking
1 14 (73.68%) Firewall
2 10 (52.63%) WAN
2 10 (52.63%) LAN
3 7 (36.84%) PBX
3 7 (36.84%) Broadband
3 7 (36.84%) Wireless
3 7 (36.84%) MPLS
3 7 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (31.58%) OSPF
4 6 (31.58%) BGP
4 6 (31.58%) EIGRP
4 6 (31.58%) TACACS
4 6 (31.58%) SSH
4 6 (31.58%) DHCP
4 6 (31.58%) FTP
4 6 (31.58%) RIP
4 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
4 6 (31.58%) DNS
5 5 (26.32%) Network Security
6 3 (15.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) Informix
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Hudson
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Network Engineer
3 7 (36.84%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Project Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Network Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Service Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Data Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Data Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Voice Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Data Network Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Voice Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Data Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
1 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
1 3 (15.79%) Windows 8
2 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (36.84%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (36.84%) ITIL
2 7 (36.84%) PRINCE2
2 7 (36.84%) Project Management
2 7 (36.84%) Service Management
2 7 (36.84%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (31.58%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) CCNP
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (36.84%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (31.58%) CCNA
3 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
1 3 (15.79%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Cisco
2 8 (42.11%) CheckPoint
3 7 (36.84%) Websense
3 7 (36.84%) Riverbed
3 7 (36.84%) SolarWinds
3 7 (36.84%) F5
4 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix
5 1 (5.26%) Juniper
5 1 (5.26%) Fortinet
5 1 (5.26%) Fujitsu
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle
Solihull
Networx Recruitment
Salary: £19,729pa increasing to £20,767pa after 12 months
Posted: 7 days ago
Solihull
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago