The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sutton Coldfield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 14 - 6
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 4 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 8.70% - 20.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 44.44% - 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Median salary £21,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £39,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.32% +8.21%
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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 Sutton Coldfield region.

Communications & Networking Category
Sutton Coldfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
9 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 19.57% 11.11% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 3
Median salary £24,000 £29,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.32% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,950 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £31,550
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Sutton Coldfield

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Sutton Coldfield

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Salary Trend in Sutton Coldfield

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

VPN Salary Trend in Sutton Coldfield

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Sutton Coldfield region with a requirement for VPN.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) Citrix
3 7 (77.78%) Apple
4 6 (66.67%) Terminal Services
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (66.67%) Mac OS X
4 6 (66.67%) HP
4 6 (66.67%) Dell
4 6 (66.67%) Cisco
4 6 (66.67%) Wyse
4 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
4 6 (66.67%) Xerox
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 3 (33.33%) Firewall
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) DHCP
6 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 2 (22.22%) DNS
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (11.11%) Office 365
7 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
7 1 (11.11%) Security Patching
7 1 (11.11%) Smartphone

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Top Related IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) DHCP
2 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) Intranet
3 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Field Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) Field Service Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) IT Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) IT Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Mac OS X
2 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Security Patching
1 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Citrix
2 7 (77.78%) Apple
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco
3 6 (66.67%) Dell
3 6 (66.67%) HP
3 6 (66.67%) Wyse
3 6 (66.67%) Xerox
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft