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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 43 48 64
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +16
Permanent jobs citing VPN 32 36 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 4.48% 3.86% 1.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.91% 26.09% 6.86%
Number of salaries quoted 27 33 4
Average salary £32,000 £42,500 £49,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.70% -13.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £31,600 £42,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
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
107 138 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 14.97% 14.81% 14.57%
Number of salaries quoted 82 121 90
Average salary £31,500 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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
Rugby +9 9 £40,000 +100.00% 1
Leamington Spa - 8 £37,500 -
Nuneaton - 6 £27,850 - 1
Kenilworth - 1 £42,500 -
VPN
West Midlands

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 29 (69.05%) ITIL
2 28 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 26 (61.90%) Windows
4 18 (42.86%) Finance
5 17 (40.48%) VMware
5 17 (40.48%) MS Excel
5 17 (40.48%) MS Exchange
5 17 (40.48%) DNS
5 17 (40.48%) DHCP
5 17 (40.48%) Active Directory
6 16 (38.10%) Dell
6 16 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (38.10%) Cisco
6 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
6 16 (38.10%) MCSE
6 16 (38.10%) MCSA
6 16 (38.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 16 (38.10%) MCITP
6 16 (38.10%) Load Balancing
6 16 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2007
6 16 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (35.71%) Firewall
7 15 (35.71%) LAN
7 15 (35.71%) WAN
8 14 (33.33%) Internet
9 13 (30.95%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (30.95%) SQL Server
10 12 (28.57%) GPRS
10 12 (28.57%) CCNP

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 17 (40.48%) MS Exchange
2 16 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 17 (40.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 28 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 17 (40.48%) DNS
2 17 (40.48%) DHCP
3 15 (35.71%) Firewall
3 15 (35.71%) LAN
3 15 (35.71%) WAN
4 14 (33.33%) Internet
5 12 (28.57%) GPRS
6 9 (21.43%) 4G
7 8 (19.05%) MPLS
8 7 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
8 7 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (14.29%) Structured Cabling
9 6 (14.29%) Network Security
9 6 (14.29%) xDSL
9 6 (14.29%) ISDN
9 6 (14.29%) UMTS
10 4 (9.52%) SAN
11 2 (4.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.95%) SQL Server
General
1 18 (42.86%) Finance
2 8 (19.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) Administrator
1 17 (40.48%) Systems Administrator
2 16 (38.10%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (19.05%) Network Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
5 5 (11.90%) Network Administrator
5 5 (11.90%) IT Administrator
6 4 (9.52%) Senior IT Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Systems Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) IT Manager
7 3 (7.14%) Technical Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Design Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 5 (11.90%) Statistics
3 4 (9.52%) EqualLogic
4 2 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (61.90%) Windows
2 16 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (28.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (69.05%) ITIL
2 16 (38.10%) Load Balancing
3 8 (19.05%) Resource Management
4 7 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 7 (16.67%) Change Control
5 6 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 6 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (11.90%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (7.14%) Test Strategy
8 2 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (2.38%) Information Security
9 1 (2.38%) Supplier Management
9 1 (2.38%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
1 16 (38.10%) MCSE
1 16 (38.10%) MCSA
1 16 (38.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 16 (38.10%) MCITP
2 13 (30.95%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (28.57%) CCNP
3 12 (28.57%) CCNA
4 9 (21.43%) Degree
5 6 (14.29%) CCIE
5 6 (14.29%) CCDP
6 5 (11.90%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (11.90%) CCDA
6 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
7 4 (9.52%) HND
8 3 (7.14%) HNC
9 1 (2.38%) CCENT
System Software
1 17 (40.48%) Active Directory
2 16 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 17 (40.48%) VMware
2 16 (38.10%) Dell
2 16 (38.10%) Cisco
2 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
3 8 (19.05%) CheckPoint
4 7 (16.67%) Remedy
4 7 (16.67%) Juniper
4 7 (16.67%) F5
5 6 (14.29%) Citrix
5 6 (14.29%) Nokia
6 2 (4.76%) Tandberg
7 1 (2.38%) Sage
7 1 (2.38%) HP
7 1 (2.38%) WatchGuard
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27850 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
TheSmartList
Salary: £Competitive DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: From £31,500 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago