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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank - 37 51
Permanent jobs citing VPN 0 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull - 3.82% 1.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 23.91% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £37,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +70.45%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £36,375
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -3.78%
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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
24 46 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 9.06% 15.97% 17.05%
Number of salaries quoted 24 25 37
Average salary £33,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £37,500 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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

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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

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Top 10 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8

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Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Help Desk Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft