Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 72 80
Rank change year-on-year -18 +8 +23
Permanent jobs citing VPN 21 25 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.56% 2.06% 1.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.41% 11.79% 11.74%
Number of salaries quoted 22 24 28
Coventry median annual salary £55,000 £38,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.94% -13.89% +18.42%
10th Percentile £35,875 £21,625 £32,325
90th Percentile £70,250 £51,775 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £49,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +30.67% -11.76% +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 184 212 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 13.70% 17.49% 16.32%
Number of salaries quoted 147 197 201
Coventry median annual salary £50,000 £44,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% +12.82% -4.88%
10th Percentile £30,650 £24,400 £25,750
90th Percentile £66,200 £61,250 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% 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 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for VPN in Coventry

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 17 (80.95%) Firewall
2 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (38.10%) LAN
4 8 (38.10%) WAN
4 8 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (33.33%) VMware
5 7 (33.33%) ITIL
5 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 6 (28.57%) CCNA
6 6 (28.57%) SSL
6 6 (28.57%) Google
6 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
6 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (23.81%) PaaS
7 5 (23.81%) Vulnerability Management
7 5 (23.81%) Cryptography
7 5 (23.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
7 5 (23.81%) Information Security
7 5 (23.81%) SSCP
7 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
7 5 (23.81%) CISM
7 5 (23.81%) VoIP
7 5 (23.81%) CISSP
7 5 (23.81%) CCNP
7 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
7 5 (23.81%) Windows

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 3 (14.29%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) nginx
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (23.81%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (23.81%) IaaS
3 5 (23.81%) PaaS
4 1 (4.76%) GitHub
4 1 (4.76%) Office 365
4 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (80.95%) Firewall
2 8 (38.10%) LAN
2 8 (38.10%) WAN
3 6 (28.57%) SSL
4 5 (23.81%) VoIP
5 3 (14.29%) DNS
5 3 (14.29%) Skype
6 2 (9.52%) DHCP
6 2 (9.52%) Network Security
6 2 (9.52%) SAN
6 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
6 2 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (9.52%) Wireless
7 1 (4.76%) BGP
7 1 (4.76%) EIGRP
7 1 (4.76%) ICMP
7 1 (4.76%) Internet
7 1 (4.76%) MGCP
7 1 (4.76%) MPLS
7 1 (4.76%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (4.76%) MySQL
1 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) IT Manager
1 6 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Cloud Consultant
2 5 (23.81%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
2 5 (23.81%) Consultant
2 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 5 (23.81%) IT Security Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Security Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Telephony Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) CISSP Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Information Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Network Support
4 2 (9.52%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Mitel Voice Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Mitel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Cyberthreat
1 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
1 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
1 5 (23.81%) Public Cloud
2 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.76%) CentOS
3 1 (4.76%) Fedora
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) Cryptography
2 5 (23.81%) Customer Requirements
2 5 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (23.81%) Data Protection
2 5 (23.81%) Email Filtering
2 5 (23.81%) Identity Access Management
2 5 (23.81%) Information Security
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL V3
2 5 (23.81%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (23.81%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 5 (23.81%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (23.81%) Presales
2 5 (23.81%) SDLC
2 5 (23.81%) SIEM
2 5 (23.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 5 (23.81%) Vulnerability Management
2 5 (23.81%) Web Filtering
3 4 (19.05%) Information Governance
3 4 (19.05%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.76%) C#
2 1 (4.76%) Python
2 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (28.57%) CCNA
3 5 (23.81%) CCNP
3 5 (23.81%) CISM
3 5 (23.81%) CISSP
3 5 (23.81%) SSCP
4 2 (9.52%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 2 (9.52%) CCSP
4 2 (9.52%) CISA
4 2 (9.52%) Degree
5 1 (4.76%) MCP
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (9.52%) COBIT
2 2 (9.52%) GDPR
2 2 (9.52%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) AirWatch
2 1 (4.76%) Ansible
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (4.76%) Nagios
2 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) Simpana
2 1 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (4.76%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 7 (33.33%) VMware
2 6 (28.57%) Google
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco
4 3 (14.29%) Symantec
5 2 (9.52%) Aruba
5 2 (9.52%) Avaya
5 2 (9.52%) Juniper
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle
6 1 (4.76%) CommVault
6 1 (4.76%) Dell
6 1 (4.76%) F5
6 1 (4.76%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) Mitel
6 1 (4.76%) Red Hat