The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 87 77
Rank change year-on-year +39 -10  
Permanent jobs citing VPN 21 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 3.39% 0.71% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.19% 4.03% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 21 5 2
Median salary £35,000 £52,500 £20,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +159.25%  
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 Warwickshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Warwickshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 104 124 61
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 16.80% 17.61% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 75 94 52
Median salary £35,000 £40,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.11% -4.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year -5.88% +0.59%  

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

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Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Salary trend for VPN in Warwickshire

VPN
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Warwickshire over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for VPN in Warwickshire

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Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Leamington Spa 0 13 £36,250 +45.00%
Southam - 1 £35,000 -
VPN
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 20 (90.91%) Cisco
1 20 (90.91%) Firewall
1 20 (90.91%) VMware
2 18 (81.82%) Cisco IOS
2 18 (81.82%) Palo Alto
3 13 (59.09%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
3 13 (59.09%) CCNA
4 12 (54.55%) CheckPoint
5 11 (50.00%) CCNP
6 10 (45.45%) Windows
6 10 (45.45%) Windows Server
7 8 (36.36%) Juniper
7 8 (36.36%) WAN
7 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (31.82%) ProCurve
8 7 (31.82%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (31.82%) Cisco PIX
8 7 (31.82%) Network Security
8 7 (31.82%) iSCSI
8 7 (31.82%) VLAN
8 7 (31.82%) NAS
8 7 (31.82%) iPad
8 7 (31.82%) Network Management
8 7 (31.82%) High Availability
8 7 (31.82%) LAN
8 7 (31.82%) Linux
8 7 (31.82%) HP
8 7 (31.82%) SAN
8 7 (31.82%) Network Security Management

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (90.91%) Firewall
2 18 (81.82%) Cisco IOS
3 8 (36.36%) WAN
4 7 (31.82%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (31.82%) Cisco PIX
4 7 (31.82%) iSCSI
4 7 (31.82%) LAN
4 7 (31.82%) NAS
4 7 (31.82%) Network Security
4 7 (31.82%) SAN
4 7 (31.82%) VLAN
5 6 (27.27%) Wireless
5 6 (27.27%) WLAN
6 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
7 1 (4.55%) DHCP
7 1 (4.55%) DNS
7 1 (4.55%) FCoE
General
1 6 (27.27%) Back Office
2 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Network Engineer
2 9 (40.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (36.36%) Cisco Engineer
3 8 (36.36%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 7 (31.82%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (27.27%) Administrator
5 6 (27.27%) Network Administrator
6 5 (22.73%) Network Operations Engineer
6 5 (22.73%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) iPad
2 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
3 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
3 5 (22.73%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
1 10 (45.45%) Windows Server
2 7 (31.82%) Linux
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) High Availability
1 7 (31.82%) Network Management
1 7 (31.82%) Network Security Management
1 7 (31.82%) Security Management
2 6 (27.27%) Benchmarking
2 6 (27.27%) Change Control
2 6 (27.27%) Mentoring
2 6 (27.27%) Problem Management
2 6 (27.27%) Security Testing
3 5 (22.73%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (22.73%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (22.73%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) CCNA
1 13 (59.09%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (50.00%) CCNP
3 6 (27.27%) MCP
3 6 (27.27%) MCSE
3 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (22.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (27.27%) Firmware
2 6 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) Cisco
1 20 (90.91%) VMware
2 18 (81.82%) Palo Alto
3 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
4 12 (54.55%) CheckPoint
5 8 (36.36%) Juniper
6 7 (31.82%) HP
6 7 (31.82%) ProCurve
7 6 (27.27%) Riverbed
8 2 (9.09%) Citrix