The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 26 37 48
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +11
Permanent jobs citing VPN 3 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.82% 2.15% 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.04% 10.71% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 2
Median salary £27,500 £50,000 £20,248
Median salary % change year-on-year
-45.00% +146.93%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
VPN
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
23 56 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 13.94% 20.07% 17.32%
Number of salaries quoted 20 50 39
Median salary £27,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £20,348
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,450 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of job ads across the Solihull region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

VPN
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing VPN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Solihull region with a requirement for VPN.

1 19 (90.48%) WAN
2 17 (80.95%) BGP
3 15 (71.43%) MPLS
4 13 (61.90%) LAN
5 12 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (52.38%) OSPF
7 10 (47.62%) Cisco
8 8 (38.10%) Juniper
8 8 (38.10%) Firewall
9 7 (33.33%) HSRP
10 6 (28.57%) VLAN
10 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
10 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
10 6 (28.57%) xDSL
10 6 (28.57%) RSVP
10 6 (28.57%) CCNP
10 6 (28.57%) CCNA
10 6 (28.57%) ISDN
11 5 (23.81%) Windows
11 5 (23.81%) Linux
11 5 (23.81%) VMware
11 5 (23.81%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (19.05%) JNCIS
13 3 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
14 2 (9.52%) Load Balancing
14 2 (9.52%) Junos
14 2 (9.52%) F5
14 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
14 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 19 (90.48%) WAN
2 17 (80.95%) BGP
3 15 (71.43%) MPLS
4 13 (61.90%) LAN
5 11 (52.38%) OSPF
6 8 (38.10%) Firewall
7 7 (33.33%) HSRP
8 6 (28.57%) ISDN
8 6 (28.57%) RSVP
8 6 (28.57%) VLAN
8 6 (28.57%) xDSL
9 3 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (9.52%) DHCP
10 2 (9.52%) EIGRP
10 2 (9.52%) FTP
10 2 (9.52%) Junos
10 2 (9.52%) RIP
10 2 (9.52%) SSH
10 2 (9.52%) TACACS
Job Titles
1 20 (95.24%) Network Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Juniper Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) IT Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) IT Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (9.52%) Load Balancing
1 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (4.76%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (28.57%) CCNA
2 6 (28.57%) CCNP
2 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 4 (19.05%) JNCIS
4 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Cisco
2 8 (38.10%) Juniper
3 5 (23.81%) VMware
4 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
4 2 (9.52%) F5
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull
360 Resourcing
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Solihull
360 Resourcing
Salary: Highly Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago