Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for VPN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VPN over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 82 96
Rank change year-on-year -12 +14 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 12 33 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.92% 2.32% 0.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.12% 14.29% 7.65%
Number of salaries quoted 13 32 20
Coventry median annual salary £36,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.05% +10.00% +30.08%
10th Percentile £28,300 £21,375 £29,000
90th Percentile £59,500 £65,000 £48,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VPN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Coventry
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 196 231 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 15.01% 16.21% 12.71%
Number of salaries quoted 155 218 169
Coventry median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £38,522
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.47% +11.63% -9.36%
10th Percentile £30,200 £25,000 £25,725
90th Percentile £61,400 £59,150 £51,596
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% -

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing VPN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Coventry

VPN
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for VPN in Coventry

VPN
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Coventry over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VPN in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 Coventry region with a requirement for VPN.

1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (58.33%) SharePoint
3 5 (41.67%) LAN
3 5 (41.67%) WAN
3 5 (41.67%) Citrix
3 5 (41.67%) VMware
3 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
4 4 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 4 (33.33%) NetBackup
4 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 4 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 4 (33.33%) ITIL
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) Adobe
5 3 (25.00%) IIS
5 3 (25.00%) CCNA
5 3 (25.00%) Linux
5 3 (25.00%) Apache
5 3 (25.00%) DHCP
5 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (25.00%) DNS
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (25.00%) Nagios
5 3 (25.00%) SAN
5 3 (25.00%) CommVault
5 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (25.00%) Change Control

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 7 (58.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (25.00%) Apache
2 3 (25.00%) IIS
2 3 (25.00%) nginx
3 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) LAN
1 5 (41.67%) WAN
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (25.00%) DHCP
2 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) SAN
2 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) Firewall
3 2 (16.67%) MPLS
3 2 (16.67%) VLAN
3 2 (16.67%) VoIP
3 2 (16.67%) Wireshark
4 1 (8.33%) DMZ
4 1 (8.33%) Skype
4 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (8.33%) Wireless
General
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 4 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Telephony Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Mitel Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Mitel Voice Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Mitel Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Voice Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (25.00%) CentOS
3 3 (25.00%) Fedora
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 3 (25.00%) Change Control
2 3 (25.00%) Matrix Management
3 2 (16.67%) Logistics
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CCNA
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) CCNP
2 2 (16.67%) MCP
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certified Architect
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) Postfix
3 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 3 (25.00%) Nagios
2 3 (25.00%) SCCM
2 3 (25.00%) Simpana
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Citrix
1 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Adobe
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) CommVault
3 3 (25.00%) F5
3 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (16.67%) Mitel
5 1 (8.33%) Bomgar
5 1 (8.33%) Juniper