The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 74 88
Rank change year-on-year -9 +14  
Permanent jobs citing VPN 5 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.53% 1.91% 0.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.91% 11.89% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 8
Median salary £26,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56%  

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 Nottingham with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Nottingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 128 143 154
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 13.62% 16.03% 12.55%
Number of salaries quoted 103 120 130
Median salary £40,000 £33,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.21% -17.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham 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 Nottingham

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Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Salary trend for VPN in Nottingham

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Salary Histogram in Nottingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Nottingham over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VPN in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for VPN.

1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) CCNA
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) VLAN
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) LDAP
3 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) SSL
4 2 (33.33%) CISSP
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) VoIP
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) MCSE
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) MySQL
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Juniper
4 2 (33.33%) Symantec
4 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (33.33%) IPsec

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) VLAN
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) LDAP
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) IPsec
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) SSH
4 2 (33.33%) SSL
4 2 (33.33%) VoIP
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) IT Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Network Technician
2 1 (16.67%) IT Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) 802.1X
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CCNA
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CEH
2 2 (33.33%) CISSP
2 2 (33.33%) CompTIA Security+
2 2 (33.33%) MCSE
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Snort
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) FortiGate
1 2 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Juniper
4 2 (33.33%) ProCurve
4 2 (33.33%) Symantec
4 2 (33.33%) Veeam
5 1 (16.67%) 3PAR
5 1 (16.67%) Ruckus Wireless