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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 34 43 45
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Permanent jobs citing VPN 7 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.82% 2.12% 3.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.59% 20.00% 20.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 7
Average salary £37,500 £20,248 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+85.20% -26.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £20,248 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £45,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
34 35 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 13.71% 10.61% 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 22 31 33
Average salary £40,000 £40,750 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.84% +20.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £20,248 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
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

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 12 February 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 9 (69.23%) WAN
2 8 (61.54%) LAN
3 6 (46.15%) BGP
4 5 (38.46%) Juniper
4 5 (38.46%) MPLS
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
5 4 (30.77%) Windows
5 4 (30.77%) Firewall
5 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
5 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
6 3 (23.08%) Internet
6 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
6 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
6 3 (23.08%) SLA
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco
7 2 (15.38%) PBX
7 2 (15.38%) OSPF
7 2 (15.38%) Terminal Services
7 2 (15.38%) ISDN
7 2 (15.38%) Avaya
7 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
7 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
7 2 (15.38%) VMware
7 2 (15.38%) RSVP
7 2 (15.38%) X.21
7 2 (15.38%) JNCIA
7 2 (15.38%) VLAN
7 2 (15.38%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 (7.69%) Confluence
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) WAN
2 8 (61.54%) LAN
3 6 (46.15%) BGP
4 5 (38.46%) MPLS
5 4 (30.77%) Firewall
6 3 (23.08%) Internet
7 2 (15.38%) ISDN
7 2 (15.38%) Junos
7 2 (15.38%) OSPF
7 2 (15.38%) PBX
7 2 (15.38%) RSVP
7 2 (15.38%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (15.38%) VLAN
7 2 (15.38%) X.21
8 1 (7.69%) DHCP
8 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
8 1 (7.69%) FTP
8 1 (7.69%) Intranet
8 1 (7.69%) RIP
8 1 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Help Desk Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Help Desk Support
2 2 (15.38%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) ICT Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) ICT Support
2 2 (15.38%) ICT Support Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) IT Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) IT Support
2 2 (15.38%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Support
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Designer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
2 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
2 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
2 1 (7.69%) CRM
2 1 (7.69%) Data Governance
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Network Design
2 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
2 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) JNCIA
3 1 (7.69%) CCIE
3 1 (7.69%) CCIP
3 1 (7.69%) CCNP
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) JNCIS
3 1 (7.69%) MCITP
3 1 (7.69%) MCSE
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Terminal Services
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Juniper
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco
4 2 (15.38%) Avaya
4 2 (15.38%) VMware
5 1 (7.69%) Apple
5 1 (7.69%) Aruba
5 1 (7.69%) BT
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix
5 1 (7.69%) Google
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