The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 2.38% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £28,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,947 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.26% -1.47%
VPN
County Antrim

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
18 56 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 21.43% 36.84% 24.68%
Number of salaries quoted 7 29 10
Average salary £30,000 £26,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -37.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £47,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VPN.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) DHCP
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) IIS
5 2 (33.33%) CCNA
5 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (33.33%) XenApp
5 2 (33.33%) MCITP
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (16.67%) CISSP
6 1 (16.67%) FTP
6 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 1 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (16.67%) Migration
6 1 (16.67%) LAMP
6 1 (16.67%) Information Security
6 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
6 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VPN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) JBoss
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Solr
2 1 (16.67%) Confluence
2 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) DHCP
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (16.67%) Broadband
3 1 (16.67%) FTP
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Information Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) XSLT
1 1 (16.67%) LAMP
1 1 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Derivative
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Information Security
1 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
1 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
1 1 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (16.67%) Time Management
1 1 (16.67%) OWASP
1 1 (16.67%) SIEM
1 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (16.67%) Cyber Security
1 1 (16.67%) SABSA
1 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
1 1 (16.67%) Coaching
1 1 (16.67%) Converged Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) MCITP
2 2 (33.33%) CCNA
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) EMC Certification
3 1 (16.67%) CISM
3 1 (16.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) COBIT
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) XenApp
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) XenServer
3 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) New Relic
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago