Period
to 17 August 2018

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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 90 100
Rank change year-on-year +6 +10 +11
Permanent jobs citing VPN 16 15 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.33% 1.11% 1.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.88% 7.39% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 15
Coventry median annual salary £31,000 £29,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.08% -50.83% +118.18%
10th Percentile £27,750 £26,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £44,375 £42,675 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £36,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +15.65% -13.53% +30.77%

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 162 203 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 13.48% 14.98% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 135 169 205
Coventry median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.98% +7.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,650 £27,500
90th Percentile £59,950 £61,250 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for VPN in Coventry

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT jobs citing VPN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for VPN.

1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) Citrix
2 8 (50.00%) Firewall
3 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
3 7 (43.75%) Adobe
3 7 (43.75%) Linux
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (43.75%) Windows 10
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco
5 4 (25.00%) DSL
5 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 4 (25.00%) VLAN
5 4 (25.00%) Driving Licence
6 3 (18.75%) Network Security
6 3 (18.75%) MPLS
6 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
6 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
7 2 (12.50%) DNS
7 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (12.50%) SQL
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 2 (12.50%) IIS
7 2 (12.50%) LAN
7 2 (12.50%) VoIP
7 2 (12.50%) CCNP
7 2 (12.50%) DHCP
7 2 (12.50%) FTP
7 2 (12.50%) HTTP
7 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V

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 2 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (25.00%) DSL
2 4 (25.00%) VLAN
3 3 (18.75%) MPLS
3 3 (18.75%) Network Security
3 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
4 2 (12.50%) DHCP
4 2 (12.50%) DNS
4 2 (12.50%) FTP
4 2 (12.50%) HTTP
4 2 (12.50%) LAN
4 2 (12.50%) SSH
4 2 (12.50%) VoIP
5 1 (6.25%) BGP
5 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
5 1 (6.25%) OSPF
5 1 (6.25%) WAN
5 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (6.25%) Wireless
5 1 (6.25%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 8 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 8 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 8 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Network Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Support
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) VoIP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) Windows 10
2 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
2 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (6.25%) Change Management
2 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
2 1 (6.25%) IT Strategy
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL
2 1 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
2 1 (6.25%) Presales
2 1 (6.25%) Project Management
2 1 (6.25%) Remediation Plan
2 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
2 1 (6.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CCNP
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CCDP
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) JNCIA
2 1 (6.25%) JNCIS
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 2 (12.50%) XenServer
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Citrix
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) Adobe
3 5 (31.25%) Cisco
4 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.25%) Apple
5 1 (6.25%) Avaya
5 1 (6.25%) Blue Coat
5 1 (6.25%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (6.25%) Juniper
5 1 (6.25%) Nokia