Period
to 17 January 2018

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 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
West Midlands > Solihull
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 53 49
Rank change year-on-year -12 -4 +9
Permanent jobs citing VPN 2 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 0.43% 0.23% 1.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.08% 1.79% 8.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 7
Solihull median annual salary £35,000 £27,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% -38.89% +18.42%
West Midlands median annual salary £49,000 £37,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year +30.67% -9.09% +26.92%

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 Solihull with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Solihull
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 96 56 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 20.82% 12.93% 19.22%
Number of salaries quoted 88 50 80
Solihull median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +7.69% -13.33%
10th Percentile £19,388 £24,400 £25,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £45,250 £47,625
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
1 2 (100.00%) SSH
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Drupal
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) WordPress
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) PEAR
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Gluster
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef

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 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Drupal
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
1 2 (100.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) SSH
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) PEAR
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) IT Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) IT Systems Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
1 2 (100.00%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Server Hardening
1 2 (100.00%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HAProxy
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef