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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 53 60
Permanent jobs citing VPN 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester - 1.10% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 7.84% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Median salary - £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,750 £39,000
% change year-on-year -1.84% +4.48%  

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 Leicester with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 35 51 49
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 12.41% 14.01% 11.16%
Number of salaries quoted 27 44 37
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +4.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £20,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester 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 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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCDP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) DMVPN
1 1 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 1 (100.00%) Presales

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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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DMVPN
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Presales
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCDP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco