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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 62 68 64
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing VPN 16 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.13% 0.58% 1.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.24% 6.25% 8.18%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 8
Average salary £32,000 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -4.05%
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
105 64 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 13.98% 9.26% 15.34%
Number of salaries quoted 89 61 104
Average salary £32,000 £30,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -15.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £55,000 £42,050
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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Warwick -8 4 £22,500 -18.18% 2
Nuneaton - 2 £27,650 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 2 £33,750 -
Studley -1 1 £30,000 -
VPN
West Midlands

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (59.18%) Firewall
2 28 (57.14%) WAN
3 27 (55.10%) Cisco
4 26 (53.06%) ITIL
5 25 (51.02%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (48.98%) LAN
6 24 (48.98%) CCNP
7 22 (44.90%) TCP/IP
8 21 (42.86%) CCNA
9 20 (40.82%) Windows
10 17 (34.69%) CheckPoint
11 16 (32.65%) Juniper
11 16 (32.65%) Cisco PIX
12 15 (30.61%) Internet
12 15 (30.61%) MPLS
12 15 (30.61%) Incident Management
13 14 (28.57%) GPRS
13 14 (28.57%) Nokia
13 14 (28.57%) Remedy
13 14 (28.57%) Change Control
14 13 (26.53%) CSS
14 13 (26.53%) Cisco ASA
14 13 (26.53%) F5
14 13 (26.53%) Cisco Nexus
15 12 (24.49%) CCDP
16 11 (22.45%) CCDA
16 11 (22.45%) Active Directory
17 10 (20.41%) Microsoft Certification
18 9 (18.37%) MS Excel
18 9 (18.37%) MS Exchange

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 9 (18.37%) MS Exchange
2 8 (16.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (18.37%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.16%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Google Apps
2 1 (2.04%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (59.18%) Firewall
2 28 (57.14%) WAN
3 24 (48.98%) LAN
4 22 (44.90%) TCP/IP
5 16 (32.65%) Cisco PIX
6 15 (30.61%) Internet
6 15 (30.61%) MPLS
7 14 (28.57%) GPRS
8 13 (26.53%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (26.53%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (18.37%) ISDN
10 8 (16.33%) UMTS
10 8 (16.33%) DNS
10 8 (16.33%) DHCP
10 8 (16.33%) xDSL
10 8 (16.33%) 4G
11 6 (12.24%) Structured Cabling
11 6 (12.24%) Wireless
11 6 (12.24%) Network Security
12 4 (8.16%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (18.37%) Finance
2 8 (16.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (36.73%) Network Engineer
2 10 (20.41%) Administrator
3 8 (16.33%) Network Administrator
4 7 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (12.24%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Technical Specialist
6 5 (10.20%) IT Administrator
6 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (10.20%) Analyst
7 4 (8.16%) IT Manager
7 4 (8.16%) Architect
7 4 (8.16%) Senior Manager
7 4 (8.16%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Systems Manager
7 4 (8.16%) Senior IT Manager
7 4 (8.16%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (6.12%) Senior Design Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Design Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Technical Architect
9 2 (4.08%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.53%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Statistics
1 6 (12.24%) Mobile App
2 4 (8.16%) EqualLogic
3 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.08%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (40.82%) Windows
2 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (12.24%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.08%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.04%) UNIX
5 1 (2.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (53.06%) ITIL
2 15 (30.61%) Incident Management
3 14 (28.57%) Change Control
4 7 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 7 (14.29%) Resource Management
5 6 (12.24%) PRINCE2
5 6 (12.24%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (10.20%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (10.20%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (6.12%) Configuration Management
7 3 (6.12%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (4.08%) Network Management
8 2 (4.08%) Network Design
8 2 (4.08%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.08%) Test Strategy
8 2 (4.08%) Validation
8 2 (4.08%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.08%) Change Management
8 2 (4.08%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (2.04%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.20%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (51.02%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (48.98%) CCNP
3 21 (42.86%) CCNA
4 12 (24.49%) CCDP
5 11 (22.45%) CCDA
6 10 (20.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (16.33%) Degree
7 8 (16.33%) MCSE
7 8 (16.33%) MCSA
7 8 (16.33%) CCIE
8 6 (12.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (12.24%) MCITP
8 6 (12.24%) Security Cleared
9 5 (10.20%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (8.16%) MCP
11 3 (6.12%) HND
12 2 (4.08%) HNC
12 2 (4.08%) CCSA
12 2 (4.08%) CCSE
12 2 (4.08%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 11 (22.45%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (2.04%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.04%) Netcool
Vendors
1 27 (55.10%) Cisco
2 17 (34.69%) CheckPoint
3 16 (32.65%) Juniper
4 14 (28.57%) Nokia
4 14 (28.57%) Remedy
5 13 (26.53%) F5
6 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
7 7 (14.29%) Citrix
7 7 (14.29%) VMware
8 6 (12.24%) Dell
9 2 (4.08%) Apple
9 2 (4.08%) HP
9 2 (4.08%) Google
9 2 (4.08%) Sophos
9 2 (4.08%) Tandberg
10 1 (2.04%) Aruba
10 1 (2.04%) Splunk
10 1 (2.04%) Rackspace
10 1 (2.04%) Aerohive Networks
10 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: From £31,500 to £39,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago