Period
to 15 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 97 90
Rank change year-on-year +7 -7 +19
Permanent jobs citing VPN 10 6 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.01% 0.48% 1.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.99% 4.58% 12.85%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 9
Leicestershire median annual salary £65,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.44% - -
10th Percentile £34,625 £26,100 £24,400
90th Percentile £80,625 £57,500 £52,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +41.67% -20.00% +18.27%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 167 131 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 16.89% 10.52% 12.79%
Number of salaries quoted 160 112 150
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -13.58% +3.18%
10th Percentile £23,650 £21,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £52,500 £50,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Leicestershire

VPN
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for VPN in Leicestershire

VPN
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 15 July 2018.

Salary histogram for VPN in Leicestershire

VPN
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 15 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +5 10 £65,000 +44.44%
VPN
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) Information Security
2 6 (60.00%) Coaching
3 4 (40.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (40.00%) Line Management
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL V3
3 4 (40.00%) SIEM
3 4 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (40.00%) Cyberthreat
3 4 (40.00%) Identity Access Management
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (40.00%) Email Filtering
3 4 (40.00%) Web Filtering
3 4 (40.00%) GDPR
3 4 (40.00%) Decision-Making
3 4 (40.00%) CISM
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (40.00%) Data Management
3 4 (40.00%) Cryptography
3 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (20.00%) CMS
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) IaaS
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
1 2 (20.00%) PaaS
1 2 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) DNS
2 4 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (40.00%) LAN
2 4 (40.00%) SSL
2 4 (40.00%) WAN
3 3 (30.00%) DHCP
3 3 (30.00%) SAN
3 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (30.00%) Wireless
4 2 (20.00%) Internet
4 2 (20.00%) MPLS
4 2 (20.00%) WLAN
5 1 (10.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) IT Manager
1 4 (40.00%) IT Security Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Digital Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Network Support
3 1 (10.00%) Network Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Server Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Server Support
3 1 (10.00%) Server Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Cyberthreat
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Coaching
1 6 (60.00%) Information Security
2 4 (40.00%) Cryptography
2 4 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (40.00%) Data Management
2 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (40.00%) Decision-Making
2 4 (40.00%) Email Filtering
2 4 (40.00%) Identity Access Management
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL V3
2 4 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (40.00%) Line Management
2 4 (40.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 4 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (40.00%) SIEM
2 4 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 4 (40.00%) Web Filtering
3 2 (20.00%) Marketing Automation
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) CCNA
1 4 (40.00%) CCNP
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (40.00%) CISM
1 4 (40.00%) CISSP
1 4 (40.00%) SSCP
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) GDPR
1 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (30.00%) vSphere
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Juniper
1 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Sophos