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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 12 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 23 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 9.58% - 4.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 46.94% - 34.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 7
Average salary £40,000 - £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 - £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 - £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
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
49 32 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 20.42% 11.27% 12.32%
Number of salaries quoted 18 29 23
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £44,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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

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
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Solihull

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 22 (88.00%) LAN
1 22 (88.00%) WAN
2 19 (76.00%) BGP
3 16 (64.00%) Juniper
4 15 (60.00%) SC Cleared
4 15 (60.00%) Security Cleared
5 13 (52.00%) MPLS
6 12 (48.00%) RSVP
6 12 (48.00%) VLAN
7 8 (32.00%) JNCIS
8 7 (28.00%) Firewall
9 6 (24.00%) Windows
10 5 (20.00%) Linux
10 5 (20.00%) VMware
10 5 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (16.00%) OSPF
11 4 (16.00%) CCNP
12 3 (12.00%) DNS
12 3 (12.00%) EIGRP
12 3 (12.00%) X.21
12 3 (12.00%) PBX
12 3 (12.00%) DHCP
12 3 (12.00%) FTP
12 3 (12.00%) RIP
12 3 (12.00%) JNCIA
12 3 (12.00%) SSH
12 3 (12.00%) Structured Cabling
13 2 (8.00%) Software Deployment

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (88.00%) LAN
1 22 (88.00%) WAN
2 19 (76.00%) BGP
3 13 (52.00%) MPLS
4 12 (48.00%) RSVP
4 12 (48.00%) VLAN
5 7 (28.00%) Firewall
6 4 (16.00%) OSPF
7 3 (12.00%) DHCP
7 3 (12.00%) DNS
7 3 (12.00%) EIGRP
7 3 (12.00%) FTP
7 3 (12.00%) PBX
7 3 (12.00%) RIP
7 3 (12.00%) SSH
7 3 (12.00%) Structured Cabling
7 3 (12.00%) X.21
8 2 (8.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (8.00%) Junos
8 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) QlikView
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 13 (52.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 11 (44.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 10 (40.00%) Juniper Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) IT Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) IT Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Designer
6 1 (4.00%) Deskside Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Deskside Support
6 1 (4.00%) Deskside Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Network Designer
6 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (8.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (4.00%) CRM
2 1 (4.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 15 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (32.00%) JNCIS
3 4 (16.00%) CCNP
3 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (12.00%) JNCIA
5 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Juniper
2 5 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco
4 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.00%) Citrix
4 1 (4.00%) F5
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) Wyse
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
VIQU
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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ESA Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: 15% Shift Allowance, Pension, 25 Days Holiday,
Posted: 3 days ago
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CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 16 days ago