Period
to 20 February 2019

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 20 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 115 78 103
Rank change year-on-year -37 +25 -19
Permanent jobs citing VPN 2 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.19% 1.52% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.09% 10.79% 4.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 6
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,500 £59,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.97% +27.57% +34.20%
10th Percentile £36,000 £29,750 £35,750
90th Percentile £45,000 £71,000 £58,750
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £53,750
% change year-on-year - -20.93% +56.14%

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 183 139 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 17.46% 14.10% 11.04%
Number of salaries quoted 97 132 123
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £30,300 £26,250 £21,600
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,450 £51,650
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

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
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 20 February 2019. 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
Hinckley -7 1 £45,000 -
Leicester -32 1 £40,000 -5.88% 2
VPN
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 February 2019, 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Skype
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification

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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) Skype
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft