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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 78 66
Rank change year-on-year +22 -12  
Permanent jobs citing VPN 6 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.08% 0.54% 2.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.45% 2.53% 11.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 15
Median salary £55,000 £49,500 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +72.17%  
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.25% +6.66%  

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 93 158 165
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 16.70% 21.44% 21.13%
Number of salaries quoted 75 106 149
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,850 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 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
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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kettering - 4 - -
VPN
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 19 (95.00%) TCP/IP
1 19 (95.00%) DNS
2 18 (90.00%) LAN
2 18 (90.00%) WAN
3 17 (85.00%) DHCP
3 17 (85.00%) VoIP
3 17 (85.00%) FTP
3 17 (85.00%) ITIL
3 17 (85.00%) Cisco
3 17 (85.00%) IPv4
3 17 (85.00%) CCIE
3 17 (85.00%) CCNP
3 17 (85.00%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (85.00%) Wireless
3 17 (85.00%) VLAN
3 17 (85.00%) Problem Management
3 17 (85.00%) SolarWinds
3 17 (85.00%) Network Management
3 17 (85.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (30.00%) ITIL V3
6 5 (25.00%) Firewall
7 3 (15.00%) SQL
8 2 (10.00%) Linux
8 2 (10.00%) Apache
8 2 (10.00%) Python
8 2 (10.00%) ISDN
8 2 (10.00%) NFS
8 2 (10.00%) HTTPS
8 2 (10.00%) WLAN

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 2 (10.00%) Apache
1 2 (10.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (95.00%) DNS
1 19 (95.00%) TCP/IP
2 18 (90.00%) LAN
2 18 (90.00%) WAN
3 17 (85.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 17 (85.00%) DHCP
3 17 (85.00%) FTP
3 17 (85.00%) IPv4
3 17 (85.00%) VLAN
3 17 (85.00%) VoIP
3 17 (85.00%) Wireless
4 5 (25.00%) Firewall
5 2 (10.00%) DMVPN
5 2 (10.00%) Ethernet
5 2 (10.00%) H.323
5 2 (10.00%) HTTPS
5 2 (10.00%) IPsec
5 2 (10.00%) ISDN
5 2 (10.00%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (10.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Redis
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Analyst
1 7 (35.00%) Network Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Technical Leader
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Network Manager
3 5 (25.00%) Network Operations Manager
3 5 (25.00%) Operations Manager
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Network Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Telephony Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) CentOS
1 2 (10.00%) Fedora
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
1 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (10.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) ITIL
1 17 (85.00%) Network Management
1 17 (85.00%) Problem Management
2 6 (30.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (10.00%) DevOps
3 2 (10.00%) Network Design
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (10.00%) PHP
2 2 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (85.00%) CCIE
1 17 (85.00%) CCNP
1 17 (85.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) NFS
1 2 (10.00%) Postfix
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Ansible
1 2 (10.00%) HAProxy
1 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) Cisco
1 17 (85.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (10.00%) F5
2 2 (10.00%) Google
2 2 (10.00%) Mitel
2 2 (10.00%) Rackspace
2 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (10.00%) Riverbed
2 2 (10.00%) VMware
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