The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire with a requirement for VPN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
East Midlands / Derbyshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 45 49
Rank change year-on-year +4 +4  
Permanent jobs citing VPN 10 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 2.27% 2.82% 2.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.31% 14.00% 9.78%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 6
Median salary £30,000 £23,500 £17,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.65% +38.23%  
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.25% +6.66%  

VPN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Derbyshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 97 100 92
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 22.05% 20.12% 20.67%
Number of salaries quoted 72 77 73
Median salary £37,500 £35,690 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.07% +3.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £18,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derbyshire citing VPN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Derbyshire

VPN
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

Salary trend for VPN in Derbyshire

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Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Derbyshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VPN in Derbyshire

VPN
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chesterfield +4 2 £31,500 +46.51%
Derby -4 1 £65,000 -
Matlock - 1 £20,163 -
VPN
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 10 (90.91%) Firewall
2 9 (81.82%) Windows
3 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 8 (72.73%) VoIP
3 8 (72.73%) Cisco
3 8 (72.73%) VLAN
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
4 7 (63.64%) Meraki
5 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (54.55%) Skype for Business
5 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
6 5 (45.45%) WAN
6 5 (45.45%) LAN
7 2 (18.18%) VRRP
7 2 (18.18%) MPLS
7 2 (18.18%) OSPF
7 2 (18.18%) BGP
7 2 (18.18%) EIGRP
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (18.18%) NFS
7 2 (18.18%) Linux
7 2 (18.18%) Wireless
7 2 (18.18%) IPsec
7 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (18.18%) VMware
7 2 (18.18%) CentOS

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (54.55%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) Firewall
2 8 (72.73%) VLAN
2 8 (72.73%) VoIP
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (45.45%) LAN
4 5 (45.45%) WAN
5 2 (18.18%) BGP
5 2 (18.18%) EIGRP
5 2 (18.18%) IPsec
5 2 (18.18%) iSCSI
5 2 (18.18%) MPLS
5 2 (18.18%) OSPF
5 2 (18.18%) VRRP
5 2 (18.18%) Wireless
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (9.09%) HSRP
6 1 (9.09%) Multicast
6 1 (9.09%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
6 1 (9.09%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2012
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Senior Support Technician
1 6 (54.55%) Senior Technician
1 6 (54.55%) Server Support
1 6 (54.55%) Server Support Technician
1 6 (54.55%) Server Technician
1 6 (54.55%) Support Technician
1 6 (54.55%) Windows Server Support
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) ICT Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Network Architect
3 1 (9.09%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (18.18%) CentOS
3 2 (18.18%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (18.18%) VyOS
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) Change Control
1 1 (9.09%) CRM
1 1 (9.09%) Fault Management
1 1 (9.09%) Network Design
1 1 (9.09%) Network Management
1 1 (9.09%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (9.09%) CCDA
1 1 (9.09%) CCDP
1 1 (9.09%) CCNP
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (9.09%) CISM
1 1 (9.09%) CISSP
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) NFS
1 2 (18.18%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (18.18%) vSphere
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (9.09%) Nagios
1 1 (9.09%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco
2 7 (63.64%) Meraki
3 2 (18.18%) Aruba
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Vyatta
4 1 (9.09%) Aerohive Networks
4 1 (9.09%) BT
4 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
4 1 (9.09%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (9.09%) F5
4 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
4 1 (9.09%) Huawei
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Palo Alto
4 1 (9.09%) Remedy
4 1 (9.09%) Riverbed
4 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
4 1 (9.09%) Sourcefire
4 1 (9.09%) Virgin Media