Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 103 79
Rank change year-on-year +24 -24 +24
Permanent jobs citing VPN 18 6 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.78% 0.44% 1.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.95% 4.35% 14.61%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 7
Leicestershire median annual salary £63,750 £51,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.39% +7.89% +22.58%
10th Percentile £30,875 £42,875 £35,500
90th Percentile £74,750 £60,000 £52,750
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £52,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year -19.05% +43.84% +40.38%

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 129 138 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 12.73% 10.07% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 125 121 141
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -10.26%
10th Percentile £26,200 £21,600 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £52,500 £51,250
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%

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 22 April 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 22 April 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 +19 14 £53,750 +2.38%
VPN
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 16 (88.89%) Firewall
2 10 (55.56%) Information Security
2 10 (55.56%) Coaching
3 8 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (44.44%) Kalman Filter
3 8 (44.44%) Line Management
3 8 (44.44%) Vulnerability Management
3 8 (44.44%) Network Monitoring
3 8 (44.44%) Data Protection
3 8 (44.44%) ITIL V3
3 8 (44.44%) SIEM
3 8 (44.44%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 8 (44.44%) Identity Access Management
3 8 (44.44%) Email Filtering
3 8 (44.44%) Web Filtering
3 8 (44.44%) GDPR
3 8 (44.44%) Cryptography
3 8 (44.44%) Management Information System
3 8 (44.44%) CISM
3 8 (44.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 8 (44.44%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (44.44%) ITIL
3 8 (44.44%) SSL
3 8 (44.44%) CISSP
3 8 (44.44%) SSCP
4 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (38.89%) CCNP
4 7 (38.89%) CCNA
4 7 (38.89%) 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 (11.11%) CMS
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Office 365
2 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (11.11%) IaaS
3 2 (11.11%) PaaS
3 2 (11.11%) SaaS
4 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (5.56%) Amazon S3
4 1 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (88.89%) Firewall
2 8 (44.44%) Intrusion Detection
2 8 (44.44%) SSL
3 7 (38.89%) DNS
3 7 (38.89%) LAN
3 7 (38.89%) WAN
4 6 (33.33%) SAN
4 6 (33.33%) Wireless
5 3 (16.67%) DHCP
5 3 (16.67%) Network Security
5 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 2 (11.11%) Internet
6 2 (11.11%) MPLS
6 2 (11.11%) WLAN
7 1 (5.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (5.56%) Hudson
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) IT Manager
1 8 (44.44%) IT Security Manager
1 8 (44.44%) Security Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Network Specialist
2 4 (22.22%) Server Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Digital Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Support
4 1 (5.56%) Network Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Server Support
4 1 (5.56%) Server Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Management Information System
2 7 (38.89%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 2 (11.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
1 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
1 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Coaching
1 10 (55.56%) Information Security
2 8 (44.44%) Cryptography
2 8 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (44.44%) Data Protection
2 8 (44.44%) Email Filtering
2 8 (44.44%) Identity Access Management
2 8 (44.44%) ITIL
2 8 (44.44%) ITIL V3
2 8 (44.44%) Kalman Filter
2 8 (44.44%) Line Management
2 8 (44.44%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 8 (44.44%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (44.44%) SIEM
2 8 (44.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 8 (44.44%) Vulnerability Management
2 8 (44.44%) Web Filtering
3 7 (38.89%) Data Management
3 7 (38.89%) Decision-Making
4 2 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Java
1 1 (5.56%) Python
1 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) CISM
1 8 (44.44%) CISSP
1 8 (44.44%) SSCP
2 7 (38.89%) CCNA
2 7 (38.89%) CCNP
2 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (44.44%) GDPR
1 8 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (16.67%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (11.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 6 (33.33%) vSphere
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Ansible
1 1 (5.56%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (5.56%) Kubernetes
1 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.56%) Packer
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
1 1 (5.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) VMware
2 5 (27.78%) Cisco
2 5 (27.78%) Juniper
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) Sophos