Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 105 119
Rank change year-on-year +25 +14 -3
Permanent jobs citing VPN 16 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.46% 0.89% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.58% 5.96% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 16 57 12
Northamptonshire median annual salary £47,500 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.83% +33.33% +66.67%
10th Percentile £23,875 £38,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £67,500 £51,000
East Midlands median annual salary £32,346 £45,000 £38,082
% change year-on-year -28.12% +18.17% +19.01%

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 211 218 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 19.30% 14.96% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 150 148 228
Northamptonshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +9.59%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,350 £23,000
90th Percentile £59,875 £55,000 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £37,496 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year -0.01% -3.85% +5.41%

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Northamptonshire

VPN
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for VPN in Northamptonshire

VPN
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VPN in Northamptonshire

VPN
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Northampton - 10 £47,500 -
Kettering +2 3 £27,500 -54.17%
VPN
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 13 (81.25%) Firewall
2 8 (50.00%) Wireless
2 8 (50.00%) BGP
2 8 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 8 (50.00%) MPLS
2 8 (50.00%) OSPF
3 7 (43.75%) Windows
3 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
4 6 (37.50%) VMware
4 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
5 5 (31.25%) DHCP
5 5 (31.25%) DNS
5 5 (31.25%) IIS
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco
6 4 (25.00%) HP
6 4 (25.00%) CCSP
6 4 (25.00%) CCNP
6 4 (25.00%) CCNA
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (25.00%) Juniper
6 4 (25.00%) Motorola
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (25.00%) CCVP
6 4 (25.00%) Information Security
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
8 2 (12.50%) MCP
8 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 5 (31.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) IaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) PaaS
2 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) Firewall
2 8 (50.00%) BGP
2 8 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 8 (50.00%) MPLS
2 8 (50.00%) OSPF
2 8 (50.00%) Wireless
3 5 (31.25%) DHCP
3 5 (31.25%) DNS
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (6.25%) LAN
5 1 (6.25%) Skype
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) IT Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) IT Support
3 4 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Azure Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Project Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior IT Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) CCTV
1 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
1 1 (6.25%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Android
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL
2 1 (6.25%) Migration
2 1 (6.25%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) CCNA
1 4 (25.00%) CCNP
1 4 (25.00%) CCSP
1 4 (25.00%) CCVP
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) MCP
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (6.25%) MCITP
3 1 (6.25%) MCSA
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
4 1 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) VMware
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco
2 4 (25.00%) HP
2 4 (25.00%) Juniper
2 4 (25.00%) Motorola
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Apple
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix
4 1 (6.25%) Sophos