The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 32 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing VPN 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 1.28% 0.96% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.04% 5.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Median salary £30,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Communications & Networking Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
23 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 9.83% 18.27% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 21 7 7
Median salary £33,000 £33,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £33,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,250 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

VPN
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

VPN Salary Trend in Belfast

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 1 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 Belfast region with a requirement for VPN.

1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (25.00%) IT Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (25.00%) Fintech
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) Polycom
3 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Fintech
1 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (25.00%) Change Control
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Forensics
1 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security
1 1 (25.00%) IT Asset Management
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) CCSA
1 1 (25.00%) Check Point Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) MCDST
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (25.00%) ServiceCenter
1 1 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Apple
2 1 (25.00%) Bloomberg
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (25.00%) Polycom
2 1 (25.00%) Remedy
2 1 (25.00%) Reuters
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) Veeam
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
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