The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 80 65 59
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -6
Permanent jobs citing VPN 11 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.41% 1.48% 1.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.34% 10.99% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 7
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +40.00%
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 Warwickshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
97 91 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 12.47% 13.46% 12.03%
Number of salaries quoted 67 80 61
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

VPN
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

VPN Salary Trend in Warwickshire

VPN
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

VPN
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick - 6 £65,000 -
Leamington Spa - 2 £21,250 -
VPN
West Midlands

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 17 (80.95%) WAN
1 17 (80.95%) LAN
2 16 (76.19%) Firewall
3 15 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (71.43%) CCNP
4 12 (57.14%) CCNA
4 12 (57.14%) HP
4 12 (57.14%) OSPF
5 11 (52.38%) Ethernet
5 11 (52.38%) Load Balancing
6 10 (47.62%) Wireshark
6 10 (47.62%) Finance
6 10 (47.62%) Radware
6 10 (47.62%) NetScreen
6 10 (47.62%) FTP
6 10 (47.62%) BGP
6 10 (47.62%) EIGRP
6 10 (47.62%) OmniPeek
6 10 (47.62%) Network Management
6 10 (47.62%) Splunk
6 10 (47.62%) Spanning Tree
6 10 (47.62%) FortiGate
7 9 (42.86%) Cisco
8 6 (28.57%) Network Security
9 5 (23.81%) ITIL
9 5 (23.81%) Juniper
10 4 (19.05%) Network Design
10 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
11 3 (14.29%) Multicast
11 3 (14.29%) Billing

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (80.95%) LAN
1 17 (80.95%) WAN
2 16 (76.19%) Firewall
3 12 (57.14%) OSPF
4 11 (52.38%) Ethernet
5 10 (47.62%) BGP
5 10 (47.62%) EIGRP
5 10 (47.62%) FTP
5 10 (47.62%) NetScreen
5 10 (47.62%) OmniPeek
5 10 (47.62%) Spanning Tree
5 10 (47.62%) Wireshark
6 6 (28.57%) Network Security
7 3 (14.29%) HTTP
7 3 (14.29%) Internet
7 3 (14.29%) MPLS
7 3 (14.29%) Multicast
8 2 (9.52%) ADSL
8 2 (9.52%) ISDN
8 2 (9.52%) PSTN
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Billing
3 2 (9.52%) Automotive
3 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 10 (47.62%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Network Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Security Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Telephony Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Data Network Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Network Support
7 1 (4.76%) NOC Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Voice Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) SecurID
2 2 (9.52%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
1 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
1 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
1 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Load Balancing
2 10 (47.62%) Network Management
3 5 (23.81%) ITIL
4 4 (19.05%) Network Design
5 3 (14.29%) Wealth Management
6 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (9.52%) ERP
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
6 2 (9.52%) ITSM
6 2 (9.52%) Project Planning
6 2 (9.52%) Service Management
7 1 (4.76%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 15 (71.43%) CCNP
1 15 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (57.14%) CCNA
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (47.62%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) HP
2 10 (47.62%) Radware
2 10 (47.62%) Splunk
3 9 (42.86%) Cisco
4 5 (23.81%) Juniper
5 2 (9.52%) Canon
5 2 (9.52%) Citrix
6 1 (4.76%) Avaya
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft