The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Warwickshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 57 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing VPN 10 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.38% 1.26% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 8.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 0
Average salary £30,000 £27,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Communications & Networking Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
90 132 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 12.40% 15.10% 13.71%
Number of salaries quoted 71 124 99
Average salary £36,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £23,850 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VPN
West Midlands

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
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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Leamington Spa - 2 £31,500 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 2 - -
Studley - 2 £30,000 -
Warwick - 2 £25,000 -
VPN
West Midlands

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 11 (73.33%) Firewall
2 10 (66.67%) Cisco
3 8 (53.33%) CCNA
3 8 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (46.67%) UNIX
4 7 (46.67%) IPsec
4 7 (46.67%) Load Balancing
5 6 (40.00%) SLA
5 6 (40.00%) ITIL
5 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (33.33%) Ethernet
6 5 (33.33%) PPP
6 5 (33.33%) MCSE
6 5 (33.33%) Windows
6 5 (33.33%) ATM
6 5 (33.33%) ISDN
6 5 (33.33%) VoIP
6 5 (33.33%) Juniper
6 5 (33.33%) Netcool
6 5 (33.33%) MPLS
6 5 (33.33%) OSPF
6 5 (33.33%) BGP
6 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 5 (33.33%) DSL
6 5 (33.33%) X.21
6 5 (33.33%) Statistics
6 5 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (26.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (26.67%) Windows 7

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) Firewall
2 7 (46.67%) IPsec
3 5 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 5 (33.33%) PPP
3 5 (33.33%) ATM
3 5 (33.33%) ISDN
3 5 (33.33%) VoIP
3 5 (33.33%) MPLS
3 5 (33.33%) OSPF
3 5 (33.33%) BGP
3 5 (33.33%) DSL
3 5 (33.33%) X.21
4 4 (26.67%) Wireless
4 4 (26.67%) LAN
4 4 (26.67%) WAN
5 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (13.33%) Network Security
6 2 (13.33%) Internet
6 2 (13.33%) DMZ
6 2 (13.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) NOC Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Voice Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Statistics
2 1 (6.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) UNIX
2 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (13.33%) Linux
5 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
5 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Load Balancing
2 6 (40.00%) ITIL
3 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 5 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
4 2 (13.33%) Network Design
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
5 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) CCNA
1 8 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (33.33%) MCSE
3 4 (26.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (20.00%) MCP
4 3 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (13.33%) CEH
5 2 (13.33%) MCITP
5 2 (13.33%) CISSP
5 2 (13.33%) MCSA
5 2 (13.33%) CCNP
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Netcool
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (6.67%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) Juniper
3 4 (26.67%) VMware
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) Google
4 2 (13.33%) Remedy
4 2 (13.33%) Dell
5 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (6.67%) Apple
5 1 (6.67%) Sage
5 1 (6.67%) WatchGuard
5 1 (6.67%) Meraki