The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
West Midlands / Solihull
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 15 -
Rank change year-on-year -35 -  
Permanent jobs citing VPN 5 21 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 1.85% 8.64% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.63% 45.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 0
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +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 Solihull with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Solihull
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 32 46 31
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 11.85% 18.93% 10.99%
Number of salaries quoted 30 17 28
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,163 £30,850 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +1.19%  

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Solihull 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 Solihull

VPN
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Salary trend for VPN in Solihull

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Salary Histogram in Solihull

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Solihull over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Salary histogram for VPN in Solihull

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Solihull region with a requirement for VPN.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) SSH
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (40.00%) TACACS
3 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) OSPF
3 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) FTP
3 2 (40.00%) RIP
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (40.00%) FTP
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) OSPF
3 2 (40.00%) RIP
3 2 (40.00%) SSH
3 2 (40.00%) TACACS
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Help Desk Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) ICT Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) BCP
2 1 (20.00%) Data Privacy
2 1 (20.00%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Terminal Services
2 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
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