Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 88 78
Rank change year-on-year +30 -10 -8
Permanent jobs citing VPN 5 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 0.88% 0.36% 1.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.10% 1.94% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 7
Leicester median annual salary £58,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +65.71% -22.22% -16.28%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,900 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,500 £55,500 £46,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £45,750 £40,000 £34,425
% change year-on-year +14.38% +16.19% -25.57%

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 Leicester with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Leicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 82 155 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 14.46% 18.56% 15.54%
Number of salaries quoted 73 128 101
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -26.32%
10th Percentile £25,850 £27,475 £21,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £45,000 £50,750
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £34,425
% change year-on-year -11.76% +23.46% -9.41%

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Leicester

VPN
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for VPN in Leicester

VPN
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Leicester over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VPN in Leicester

For the 6 months to 17 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 Leicester region with a requirement for VPN.

1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) CCNP
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) OSPF
2 3 (60.00%) BGP
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) VoIP
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) VLAN
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) Puppet
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (40.00%) Ansible
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) BGP
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) OSPF
2 3 (60.00%) VLAN
2 3 (60.00%) VoIP
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) AWS DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Junior
2 2 (40.00%) Junior DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Junior DevOps Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Junior Linux Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Ansible
1 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco